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Miami’s Versailles Keeps Going With Community And Strong Coffee

An indefatigable part of the city's heart, still beating and brewing through the pandemic.

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A true Cuban-American classic, Miami’s Versailles has sustained devoted customers with favorite dishes—not to mention hot brew from La Ventanita coffee windows on the sidewalk. Though they had to lay off hundreds of workers across multiple businesses due to the pandemic, the owners arranged jobs for many at suddenly understaffed grocery stores in the community. And while social distancing can make conversation challenging, Versailles is still connecting with customers through their famous coffee windows.