Cooper Avenue Closes Temporarily

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All photos by Laine Doss
Cooper Avenue has closed temporarily.
Cooper Avenue, the Amir Ben-Zion eatery/market that opened in September has closed temporarily.

Yesterday evening, as tourists and locals jammed Lincoln Road to shop and dine in the days before Christmas, the "open" sign was lit outside the restaurant, but the lights inside were dim and chairs were stacked up inside the dining room.

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A sign on the locked doors explained the circumstances:

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Laine Doss
"We regret to inform our customers that we have been unable to resolve an AC and ventilation problem that has haunted Cooper Avenue since our opening. We have decided to temporarily close as we work diligently to relocate the AC & ventilation. Please check with our Facebook and website for updates. We Will Be Back!"

Previously, AC problems with the space led to the closing of parts of the massive multi-use restaurant at certain times. The Garage, the lounge adjacent to Cooper Avenue that opened early December, was also closed last evening.

Short Order left a message to ascertain the restaurant's timeline for reopening. We will update our readers with any further information.

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Location Info

Cooper Avenue - CLOSED

1661 Pennsylvania Ave., Miami Beach, FL

Category: General

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momo
momo like.author.displayName 1 Like

this place sucks

mjorizondo
mjorizondo topcommenter like.author.displayName 1 Like

And what has become of the staff? Were they left high and dry or is the owner taking care of them during this  latest "a/c problem"?

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