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Top bar recommendations from locals

Music Venue
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“Refreshing cocktails, tapas, Live entertainment. Two minute drive from the studio. ”
  • 128 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Can you tell I like seafood? ...lol. This is another one of my faves that has great seafood... and even a market to bring some home.”
  • 24 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Going Fancy? Top-rated restaurant right on the Miami River, make sure you make a reservation well ahead to time, this place is booked for a reason! NICE!”
  • 26 locals recommend
Spanish Restaurant
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“Come here during weekday lunch - they have an AMAZING executive lunch menu that is also affordable. Spanish cuisine - also something that's quite popular in Miami. You may have to Uber for this one, but it's so close by that it will be cheap to get to.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Another excellent seafood Bar and Grill, right on the Miami River! Happy Hour!”
  • 17 locals recommend
Art Museum
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“The story of Cuba is told via rotating art, music performances & a bar specializing in rum.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Bar
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“Food truck is out of this world! Hip Hop music mainly, Indoor/outdoor dance floor. Sit at the picnic tables or turn up on the dance floor or bar. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Cuban Restaurant
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“Energetic Cuban eatery offering traditional dishes, cocktails & live music amid retro-themed decor.”
  • 8 locals recommend
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“Little Havana's only true beer bar is the brainchild of David and Cici Rodriguez, owners of the Miami Brew Bus and cofounders of Kush Wynwood. The duo's experience helming beer-centric businesses is evident in the Calle Ocho establishment, featuring rotating taps (check out the chalkboard menu to see what's new) and double coolers filled with cans and bottles of local, American-made and internationally brewed varieties. To order, grab your favorite and give it to the bartender to ring up—simple as that. Union Beer also has vintage arcade games to keep you busy between sips. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“This nautical-themed hangout pours creative cocktails offered with classic bar eats. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
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“Little Havana’s charming seafood shack will make you crave bivalves the next time you’re in the ’hood. The Miami-style New England–inspired eatery (got that?) offers six varieties of East, West and Gulf Coast oysters daily. From Prince Edward Island’s Cooke’s Cove Malpeque to Florida’s Apalachicola Bay, the day’s selection is written on the chalkboard menu. Plus, Ella’s raw bar is stocked with seasonal favorites like stone crab claws, local fish ceviche and fresh starters, like taquitos and tostadas. For a taste of the neighborhood, try the calle lobster roll on a toasted medianoche roll or the surf ’n’ turf frita Cubana, featuring a chorizo patty topped with lump crab meat and Ella’s special sauce. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
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“You want to take back an amazing cigar from Miami? I recommend the Little Havana Cigar factory. I've been shopping there for my cigar for a few years now and the manager and staff are just amazing. Top notch service and they have most cigars out there on the market. The lounge is relaxing to have a smoke at, very much that Miami vibe, and you have the option of having Cuban coffee while e joying your smoke. To attain an authentic Cuban cigar in Miami is still difficult and you will likely only be able to find fakes. Trust close to no one who claims they are selling an 'authentic Cuban.' Especially street vendors in Miami Beach and miscellaneous stores. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Cuban Restaurant
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“Best Cuban Fusion food - we can never get to the entrées because the appetizers are so good!”
  • 4 locals recommend
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“4.5 ★ Discover Latin American cuisine and experience the classic Argentine Style, an exhilarating new world for your palate. Our unique Argentinean Restaurant and Market, will delight you with a variety of flavors. We combine the best of fine casual restaurant and a gourmet market, offering a wide spread of products from around the world. DAILY LUNCHS ”
  • 2 locals recommend
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“Food is amazing with live bands every night! Cuba influence and very authentic!”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Trying to classify the food at Cardon y el Tirano is nearly impossible, especially because chef/owner Francisco Anton doesn't label his cuisine. But the eatery is truly a find. Tucked away in a strip mall, the small dining room holds no more than ten tables, yet the menu offers a seemingly never-ending number of plates. Whether you order the Asian-style lechón dumplings ($11) or the Venezuelan-inspired arepitas ($4), you are sure to be transported to another part of the world.”
  • 4 locals recommend