Known for beautiful people, fancy cars, and amazing beaches, there are also hundreds of places to eat on Miami Beach. The following are 10 of the best Miami Beach restaurants.
1. Cafe Prima Pasta
Cafe Prima Pasta is consistently rated among the best restaurants in all of Miami Beach. Reasonably priced, Cafe Prima Pasta offers amazing Calamari and pastas that bring a taste of Italy home to the States.
2. Pane & Vino
Another Italian restaurant, Pane & Vino is a Miami Beach favorite. Pane & Vino is known for its contemporary Italian cuisine. The gnocchi is especially delicious. Be sure to save room for the award-winning Tiramisu.
3. The Bazaar by Jose Andres
Located in the lobby of the SLS Hotel, The Bazaar by Jose Andres is one of Miami Beach’s finest restaurants. The restaurant’s Tapas and Small Plates are not to be missed and taste as if they were freshly made in Spain. On Sunday’s, Sangria is available for $25 per pitcher.
Adding a little Asian flair to Miami Beach is Hakkasan. Affiliated with the famous London restaurant, Hakkasan offers an authentic Chinese food experience. Located in the famed Fontainebleau Hotel, Hakkasan features amazing dim sum, beef dishes and more! Be sure to try the Pupa Duck, it’s a house specialty!
5. The Burger and Beer Joint
While Miami Beach might be known for delicious cuisine with international flair, everyone can use a good old fashion burger from time to time. The Burger and Beer Joint is the perfect Miami Beach venue for burgers and beer. With a variety of burgers on the menu including the Veggie Burger and the ability to build one’s own, nobody will leave hungry. The beer selection is amongst the best in all of Miami Beach.
Another top Italian spot in Miami Beach, Dulce’s decor harkens back to many of the fancier restaurants in Rome circa the 1960’s. The Meatballs and Polenta are house favorite and the wine list has tastes for even the most sophisticated of pallets.
7. The Traymore Restaurant and Bar
Located within the Metropolitan Hotel, the Traymore Restaurant and Bar is known for its fish and meat dishes, as well as its cocktails and desserts. Be sure to try the Conch Fritters, and the Strawberry Mousse.
8. Las Olas Cafe
A Miami Beach Top 10 list would not be completely without some Cuban influence. Las Olas Cafe makes one feel like they are in Hialeah or Tampa’s Ybor City. The Cafe Cone Leche and Cuban Toast are among the best the area has to offer.
9. Katsuya by Starck
Katsuya by Starck is among the top Japanese and Sushi restaurants in all of Miami. The Sake, Kobe Beef, and Lobster Dynamite are house specialties.
10. Front Porch Cafe
One of the top breakfast spots in all of Miami Beach, the Front Porch Cafe is known for its French Toast and has a variety of additional delicious breakfast items. It is not to be missed!