Top 10 Miami South Beach Restaurants
ARTICLE BY miami PUBLISHED Apr 30, 2012
Set across the Biscayne Bay of Florida, nothing’s better than dining at the best and most popular restaurants at the gorgeous South Beach Miami. With the tastiest cuisines offered, South Beach restaurants boast fun crowds and live entertainment to keep diners excited for more. Here are the top 10 must-visit South Beach restaurants of Miami.
#1 – Blue Sea at Delano
Blue Sea of Delano South Beach Hotel features prime elegance and luxury with its top class interior and exclusive services. If you’re up for some sushi and caviar with some champagne-wine loving, then Blue Sea is the place to be!
#2 – Joe Allen Restaurant
If you’re seeking for that consistent tropical feel, Joe Allen Restaurant will refresh you with its classic ceiling fans and lovely ocean views. Fresh grilled fish and salad will satisfy your buds, topped with the widest selection of wine – French, Spanish, African, and so much more.
#3 – David’s Cafe
As for Cuban cuisine lovers, David’s Café will deliver you the most authentic, classic Cuban dishes including sweet plantains, medianoche sandwiches, and the ever popular Cuban-style steak topped with garlic and onion sauce. David’s Café is open 24 hours.
#4 – YUCA
Situated along Lincoln Road, YUCA features classic minimalism through hardwood interior and dark wood furnishings all through its top class, two-story building. YUCA’s guava barbecued ribs and ceviche are a must-try as well as the Salsa dancing lessons that they offer on some nights.
#5 – Big Pink
Big Pink will indulge you with triple-decker burgers and juicy hand-cut fries while offering you the best comfort and entertainment through its huge flat-screen TVs scattered all over the restaurant. Big Pink can be found inside the pink Art Deco. If you’re up for some lavish pancakes for dinner, Big Pink will satisfy you with its all-day breakfast menu!
#6 – AltaMare
A South Beach visit is never complete without trying the most fresh and tastiest seafood menu all available at AltaMare. Built with an open kitchen and private dining areas, AltaMare will spoil you with lovely oysters and huge halibut dishes. 200 samplings including France and Napa Valley selections are all features by its stunning wine menu.
#7 – Solea at the W South Beach
Whether you’re checked in at the fab W South Beach Hotel or not, your romantic getaway dining begins at the Solea. Featuring indoor-outdoor motif, the Spanish restaurant will captivate your taste buds through its lip-smacking menu including authentic gazpacho, cheese platters, and seafood paella. If the dinner experience wasn’t enough, Solea will offer you more through its classic breakfast buffet.
#8 – Barton G
Barton G offers a unique dining experience through its exclusive gauze curtained indoor rooms and orchid-filled outdoor area. Known to be fully booked almost every night, Barton G will fill you up with its hearty southern-fried chicken dishes and its all-time favorite lamb chops. Always remember to reserve beforehand!
#9 – Eleventh Street Diner
Ever since 1948, the Eleventh Street Diner has never failed to satisfy the locals and tourists with its casual diner fare of the classic Philly cheesesteaks and French-dip sandwiches. Open 24 hours, Eleventh Street Diner boasts the old-fashioned feel all throughout its interior with red vinyl stools and counter seating.
#10 – Escopazzo
If you’ve been dreaming for that perfect candlelit, romantic dinner, then Escopazzo is the definitely the picture-perfect restaurant just for you! Equipped with a fancy rear dining hall and dreamy fountain, Escopazzo will treat you with authentic Northern Italian cuisine as well as an overwhelming cellar of approximately 1,000 vintage wine varieties.