Personable, friendly service and a rich history help make Versailles not only an excellent dining adventure, but also one of the memorable cultural experiences in Miami. All of the menu specialties are spicy, flavorful and traditionally Cuban and the same applies to the ambiance as well. The restaurant is open into the wee hours, so come for an early breakfast or a very late dinner. Catch up on local happenings while enjoying authentic Cuban coffee and cuisines. Prices are reasonable.
As its name suggests, this place is known for its sandwiches that are prepared using traditional Peruvian techniques and ingredients. The interiors are minimalistic yet elegant with a service counter that faces a cluster of chairs and stools. The eatery serves two types of sandwiches; hot or cold, with the latter being the preferred choice for breakfast. Specialty items include the Egg and Turkey Sandwich, Butifarra and Chicken Salad Sandwich.
Pachamanka Authentic Peruvian Cuisine is, as its name suggests, a Peruvian restaurant that serves brunch, lunch, and dinner in an artsy environment. The decor is quirky, featuring a lot of wooden furnishings and wall art, adding a rustic yet stylish vibe to the place. The restaurant is known for their seafood preparations that are cooked using traditional Peruvian methods and fresh locally-sourced ingredients. Try the Pulpo A La Parilla, Solterito and Pargo Entero Sudado Con Mariscos which are some of the house specialties.
Sardelli is an upscale Italian steakhouse delighting patrons with meat dishes which are cooked to perfection and presented like a work of art. The restaurant is quite spacious and is thoughtfully furnished with seating spaces which are ideal for groups as well as intimate diners. Dimly lit with the glow of a majestic chandelier and always filled with aromas of food, Sardelli is perfect for any special occasion. Their Colorado Lamb Chops, New York strip Bone, Short Ribs, Maine Lobster, Duck Breast and Branzino come highly recommended and taste heavenly when accompanied with something form their extensive wine menu. Romantic, classy and sumptuous, Sardelli is one of the city's must-visit restaurants.
A casual diner that ticks all the right boxes, GoBistro is the place to be for your fixation on ramen, yakitori and sushi. What it lacks in looks, it makes it up for its delicious creations. This late night destination is the perfect go-to spot for midnight hunger pangs, a hangover fix and ramen slurping. Satiate your appetite with noodle broths like Shoyu Pork, Tonkotsu and Shoyu Vegetable. Relish sushi such as Japanese Bagel, Sashimi Mori, Kani Crunch and Futomaki. Don't miss on their equally popular Gangnam wings.
Set inside a tiki hut, The Taco Spot is a great place to satiate your appetite after an hour or two at the beach. Furnished to accommodate families and larger groups, the interior of this Mexican eatery is quite welcoming, but the patio is Taco Spot's unique offering to their patrons. Overlooking the picturesque beach, the outdoor seating allows one to sample hearty portions of nachos, tacos, quesadillas, steak salads and burritos while watching the waves come in. The Taco Spot also serves an interesting selection of tropical drinks of which the dramatic pineapple mango daiquiri, classic margaritas and pina coladas simply cannot be left out.
Kone Sushi is an exotic and new concept restaurant which serves a fusion of flavors in the form of a vast array of sushi and sharing plates. Since Brazil is one of the countries to seems to have the most Japanese population outside of Japan itself, there has been a fusion of Japanese and Brazilian cuisine in neighborhoods with a high density of Japanese population. It is this unique blend of flavors which is brought to the table at Kone Sushi. The restaurant, with its large sharing plates of sushi and sashimi as well as hot dishes like fried rice, yakisoba and hibachi dishes, is perfect for a family dinner.
Located on a side street, this small restaurant packs a great value and authentic ambiance. The owners and their family serve and cook. Portions are generous and prices are reasonable. From appetizers, to main courses to a small list of desserts, the place offers all you need to sample this exotic cuisine. Try the chicken on a skewer with peanut and soy sauce, or the Indonesian version of a spring roll, both very good. Ask for an order of shrimp crackers, crisp and satisfying. As a main course try the typical Balinese dishes and you won't be disappointed. Service is prompt and the place is clean and cozy. - Mercedes de Marchena
Japanese cuisine is quite a global favorite, specifically the sushi dishes, are much appreciated all around the world. Okinawa located on the 2nd serves sushi that has become a hit with the patrons from its Downtown periphery. Offering delectable oriental preparations like pork gyoza, beef teriyaki, tuna rolls and Ikura Nigiri, to name a few, this charming Asian eatery is open for lunch and dinner all week. The prices are moderate and service is ninja quick! Drop in for a quick sushi fix.
Sedici Cafe Grill is an Italian style cafe located in the downtown area of Miami. Popular during breakfast, as well as quick bites throughout the day, this cafe serves a range of salads such as Goat Cheese salad and Fresh Nicoise salad, along with Mediterranean style paninis like Salerno, Bergen, Firenze, Romina and Parma. During the day, the pasta dishes such as lasagna and penne bolognese are quite filling. One can also choose from a several desserts and coffees. The ambiance in the cafe is casual and friendly.
D'oro Caffe & Market can be safely described as the epitome of comfort food. Be it their delicious Beef lasagna, panini or sandwiches once you eat here, it is hard to eat anywhere else. The pace has a lovely, warm vibe and makes you feel at home almost instantly. Absolutely perfect for children as well as seniors, their menu has something for everyone. One of the best propositions of D'oro Caffe & Market is their efficient delivery system, whether your unwell or just in the mood to pamper your palate just order your favorite hot soups or cheese-filled croissants and eat them in the comfort of your couch.
If you're in Downtown Miami and are hankering for a good Asian meal, you will be spoilt for choices, given the several Asian eateries that line the streets here. Yet, Hibachi Grill & Noodle Bar on 3rd Avenue holds its own. Offering delectable oriental preparations with subtle international flavors, like Singapore noodles with chicken, orange chicken, chicken teriyaki and such at fair prices, the restaurant is quite the local favorite. The chicken gyoza and Shrimp Shuma come highly recommended. You can also pair these delicious offerings with a Gold Peak Tea, and for the end of meal, try the Fried Cheesecake.