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Best things to do in South Miami Heights

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Zoo
“Zoo Miami (also known as The Miami-Dade Zoological Park and Gardens) is the largest and oldest zoological garden in Florida and the only sub-tropical zoo in the continental United States. The unique climate in South Florida allows us to keep a wide variety of animals from Asia, Australia, and Africa, representing a broad mix of species that is unlike any other zoo in the country.”
85 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Contemporary mall features a range of retail shops, a food court & theater, plus a central carousel.”
8 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Performing arts center featuring dance, music & theater in a striking, contemporary building.”
9 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“You know the menu. Service is good, and they have a great option for a late lunch -- discounted meals between 3-5 PM. ”
1 local recommends
Restaurant
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“It's a Denny's. Inexpensive, extensive American cuisine menu. It's open early, late, and in-between. Good for groups. On Sunday mornings, get there before about 11:30 AM -- the church-goers line up for breakfast after services and the waits for a table can exceed 15 minutes.”
2 locals recommend
Bus Station
“The Miami-Dade Zoological Park and Gardens, also known as Zoo Miami, is a zoological park and garden near Miami, and the largest and oldest zoological garden in Florida”
3 locals recommend
Park
“Camping area with 270 acres of natural woodland, bridle trails, hiking paths & a freshwater lake.”
2 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
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Restaurant
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“Long-standing chain serving a wide variety of pancakes & other American breakfast & diner fare.”
1 local recommends
Bus Station
2 locals recommend
Cinema
“Theater complex with multiple screens featuring new release films, plush seating & concession stand. Located in The Southland Mall. ”
3 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
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“food is the greatest here. Plus is in the mall so on rainy days it is great for shopping and getting a good meal”
3 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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“Not an American style grocery store so bring your own bags. Familiar to Europeans. Fresh, organic food at cheaper price than other grocery stores.”
4 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Burgers, shakes & fries arrive in a '50s diner setting at this outpost of the international chain.”
1 local recommends
Café
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1 local recommends