A massive staple of South Beach culture is its diverse selection of restaurants. Here, you can find everything from fresh seafood to the best tacos you’ll ever have in your life Enjoy our picks for the best places to eat in South Beach.
- Joe’s Stone Crab
Joe’s Stone Crab is an icon, so you don’t want to miss it when you’re here. Guests are seated on a first-come, first-served basis, so try to go early. With a menu devoted to delicious food like the King Crab Legs dinner, this restaurant is worth the wait.
Joe’s is located at 11 Washington Avenue and is open Wednesday through Sunday for dinner.
- Yardbird Southern Table & Bar
At Yardbird Southern Table & Bar, southern hospitality comes alongside remakes of southern staples like fried green tomato BLTs and Chicken & Watermelon & Waffles.
Located at 1600 Lenox Avenue and open seven days a week for brunch, lunch, and supper, this restaurant has an extensive bar menu, with infused bourbons and plenty of whiskey.
- Naked Taco
Naked Taco is run by celebrity chef Ralph Pagano, and is inside our very own Dream South Beach Hotel. Its menu features dishes like the signature Naked Taco, which comes wrapped in lettuce.
Open daily, Naked Taco hosts “Taco Tuesdays” and offers one free taco when you purchase a margarita. It’s located at 1111 Collins Avenue, and is open from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 7 a.m. to 12 a.m. Friday and Saturday.
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Named the best Mediterranean restaurant in South Beach, Cleo has an impressive menu with affordable prices. You can’t go wrong with the highly recommended raw oysters or their famous calm and noodle dish.
Open at 1776 Collins Avenue daily from 6 to 11 p.m., Cleo steals our hearts with weekly events like Sangria Sundays.
Taquiza specializes in authentic Mexican street food. Not only are the tortillas homemade, their blue masa is ground daily in house. In addition to their amazing traditional tacos, they also have a variety of Mexican beers.
Taquiza is located at 1506 Collins Avenue, and is open from 8 a.m. to 12 a.m. Sunday through Thursday and 8 a.m. to 2 a.m. on Fridays and Saturdays.
- Puerto Sagua
Puerto Sagua prides itself on “no frills” but delicious authentic Cuban food. They have large portions and great service. The atmosphere is kid-friendly, with popular menu items including their Media Noche (Midnight sandwich) and tres leches cake.
Puerto Sagua is located at 700 Collins Avenue and is open from 7:30 am to 2 am every day.
- Pane & Vino
Pane & Vino’s chef grew up in Sicily and combines Italian cuisine with modern cooking techniques. All dishes are made with high-quality ingredients, including their homemade pasta. This restaurant wants to bring the cultural experience of Italy to South Beach, and their atmosphere (and wine list) reflects that.
Located at 1450 Washington Avenue, Pane & Vino is open from 5 p.m. to 12 p.m. daily.
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