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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Music Venue
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“Iconic nightclub from the 1930s-1950s reemerges as a live-music venue with Cuban-style food & drink. ”
  • 124 locals recommend
Bakery
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“The Miami institution has been the unofficial town hall for El Exilio since 1971. However, this Calle Ocho icon serves more than just cafecito. Its Cuban sandwich ($6.50), with classic fixings such as sweet ham and Swiss cheese, is a winner with the fast-casual crowd, and a traditional roast pork Cuban-style ($10.95) is a hearty meal served with rice and beans. But if you simply want to stop by the to-go window — AKA la ventanita — for croquetas, no one will judge you”
  • 85 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“This restaurant is exactly looking at the bay very good food and it feels very relaxed.”
  • 41 locals recommend
Resort
“A bit far from Ft Lauderdale but well worth the trip. Sunday brunch is an experience. Google it. Tip: -Pricey Brunch (we have only come here on special occasions). -Plan the day because there is a lot to do in the area. -My wife absolutely loved a date I planned: Sunday Brunch at The Biltmore then sightseeing at Vizcaya. ”
  • 53 locals recommend
Cuban Restaurant
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“historic restaurant complex. be sure to try cafe con leche & guava pastries. reasonable price but will be busy sundays.”
  • 57 locals recommend
Classic American eats in a "seen or be seen" locale
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“So many Miami locals rave about this restaurant! Located in beautiful Coconut Grove, this restaurant is a great place for breakfast!”
  • 51 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“The elegantly adorned city is well known for it’s historic sites, luxurious homes, and shopping avenue, Miracle Mile. A great place for sightseeing! ”
  • 35 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Delicious Italian food, the pizza is a must have! Great for a weekend brunch or a business lunch. ”
  • 33 locals recommend
Burger Restaurant
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“Big-chunky burgers and a local beer selection. It gets really busy on weekends. ”
  • 44 locals recommend
Meal Delivery
“Great Night and day - inexpensive Cuba favorite - you can walk here easily! ”
  • 21 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Our favorite authentic Thai restaurant in Miami! very casual, no reservations allowed but, worth the wait.”
  • 34 locals recommend
Café
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“Gastropub with updated American comfort food, craft brews, flat-screen TVs & a waterfront patio.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This Cuban chain offers large doses of the usual local nostalgia for Batista-era Cuba. You can’t miss the massive sugarcane plants growing on the front lawn. Expect large portions on the plates and a backroom café for strong Cuban coffee, sweet pastries and sugarcane juice. Though most of the ordering happens at the walk-up coffee window, serving up flaky pastelitos and espressos until the wee hours.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Big boats, large venue w/ spectacular views. Good to lounge under the stars. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Out of the many chains in south Florida, this specific location is open until 4:00 AM and is always busy! From the music to the delicious platters, you’ll definitely want to check out this local favorite. ”
  • 26 locals recommend
Sushi, salads, and burgers in a warm environment
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“Like Houstons - so yummy - can't go wrong - this is right on Miracle mile. very close walk.”
  • 21 locals recommend