1. Discover Just How Much Your Dog Can Handle At Sweet Dogs

Sweet Dogs in Miami, FL
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Sweet Dogs
4749 SW 8th St
Miami, FL 33134
(305) 448-4900
Yelp: 5 stars, 353 reviews If you’re one of those people who thinks a hot dog is just a hot dog, then you need to stop right now. Likewise, if you’re one of those people who believes in dieting? Stop that, too. At least for a trip to Sweet Dogs in Miami, where you’re sure to experience the best hot dog of your entire life. Get it topped with French fries or Fritos or go crazy and order something like The Marlin which comes loaded with a fried egg, sweet plantains, chopped onions, banana peppers, guava barbeque sauce, and papitas.

2. Come To Mr. & Mrs. Bun For Comfort Food With A Peruvian Flare

Mr. & Mrs. Bun in Miami, FL
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Mr. & Mrs. Bun
15572 SW 72 St
Miami, FL 33193
(786) 717-6244
Yelp: 5 stars, 117 reviews Have you ever had sweet potato fries with blueberry fries? If the answer is no, then you’ve probably never been to Mr. & Mrs. Bun’s. Solve that problem today and make sure to also try the pancetta and pork belly sandwich and a coconut brownie.

3. Take A Quick Trip To Japan When You Dine At NAOE

NAOE in Miami, FL
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661 Brickell Key Dr
Miami, FL 33131
(305) 947-6263
Yelp: 4.5 stars, 195 reviews NAOE boasts some of the best and freshest sushi in Miami, but it’s much more than just another great sushi spot. It’s an upscale Japanese dining experience. Don’t miss out on the Bento boxes, which are filled with ingredients shipped from Japan for the most authentic taste in the city.

4. VERO Is A Meatball Lover’s Paradise

VERO Italian in Miami, FL
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VERO Italian
90 SE 1st St
Miami, FL 33131
(305) 533-1357
Yelp: 5 stars, 115 reviews The best part about VERO is that you can chow down on some truly excellent Italian food in a laid back atmosphere and with a price tag that won’t break the bank. It might not look very fancy in appearance but you’ll feel much more upscale when your order the lamb chops or veal pappardelle.

5. Find Miami’s Best Slice At Johnny’s Pizza

Pizza Johnny’s in Miami, FL
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Pizza Johnny’s
9529 SW 72nd St
Miami, FL 33173
(305) 364-5574
Yelp: 5 stars, 93 reviews A lot of places claim to have pies as good as the ones found in New York City. But it takes a real New Yorker to know one. That’s why Johnny’s Pizza stands out among the rest. With crispy, thin crusts and the perfect sauce-to-cheese ratio, don’t be surprised if you have Johnny’s on speed dial in the very near future.

6. Visit Sweet Times Cupcakes And Coffee For A Pick-Me-Up And A Smile

Sweet Times Cupcakes And Coffee in Miami, FL
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Sweet Times Cupcakes And Coffee
8530 SW 124 Ave
Miami, FL 33183
(305) 270-0300
Yelp: 4.5 stars, 112 reviews It’s pretty hard to hate a cupcake and if you do, chances are you have no soul. But the cupcakes at Sweet Times are literally impossible not to love. Made with real Italian buttercream in a variety of flavors and combos, you’ll never run out of excuses to come here. Make sure to try their coffee on the side and count your blessings to live so close to a café that makes it possible to eat so much deliciousness at one time.

7. Find The King Of Cubans At Tinta Y Café

Tinta y Café in Miami, FL
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Tinta y Café
268 SW 8th St
Miami, FL 33130
(305) 285-0101
Yelp: 4 stars, 254 reviews This is Miami. If you can’t find a Cuban sandwich, you should probably try leaving your basement. But since you’re looking, head to Tinta y Café where you can’t go wrong. You can walk up to the window and order takeout or you can dine in to try any of their wide assortment of delicious sandwiches including tuna salad on a toasted baguette, Reubens, and of course, some killer Cubans.

8. The Cheese Course

The Cheese Course in Miami, FL
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The Cheese Course
3451 NE 1 Ave
Miami, FL 33137
(786) 220-6681
Yelp: 4.5 stars, 314 reviews Forget love. Cheese is the universal language and you’ll find plenty of it at The Cheese Course. You can order half-sizes here to pair soups and salads together with amazing cheeses that bring the combination of flavors and textures together for a perfectly creamy meal.

9. Shaddai Fine Serves Miami The Finest Lebanese Cuisine

Shaddai Fine Lebanese Cuisine in Miami, FL
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Shaddai Fine Lebanese Cuisine
9519 S Dixie Hwy
Miami, FL 33156
(786) 401-7714
Yelp: 4.5 stars, 139 reviews If you’ve been hunting for the best hummus in Miami, you can officially call off the search. It’s been at Shaddai Fine Lebanese Cuisine all this time, along with amazing falafels, chicken kebob pitas, baba ganoush, stuffed grape leaves, and foul medames.

10. For A Laid Back Burger And Brew In Miami, Make Kush Top Priority

Kush in Miami, FL
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2003 N Miami Ave
Miami, FL 33127
(305) 576-4500
Yelp: 4.5 stars, 523 reviews This gastropub is the perfect way to enjoy really good food and great beer with friends in a super laid back but still hip place. Kush is like a mini craft beer explosion in Miami, so if you’re big on hops, you’ll love it here. The food is just an added bonus with highlights in the sandwiches, burgers, and fries.

11. Blue Collar Plays Southern Comfort Food’s Greatest Hits

Blue Collar in Miami, FL
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Blue Collar
6730 Biscayne Blvd
Miami, FL 33138
(305) 756-0366
Yelp: 4.5 stars, 747 reviews Pork belly shrimp and grits, pulled pork on jalapeno cornbread, and awesome burgers: Blue Collar brings all the best flavors of southern comfort food to the city without losing that Miami flare. Don’t forget to try the bread pudding to keep it safe or the Oreo cookie cheesecake with blueberries if you’re feeling daring.

12. Make It A Casual Date Night At Fratelli Milano

Fratelli Milano in Miami, FL
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Fratelli Milano
213 SE 1st St
Miami, FL 33131
(305) 373-2300
Yelp: 4.5 stars, 691 reviews Traditional Italian comes to life in Miami at Fratelli Milano where you’ll find modern but casual ambiance and great service. The gourmet pizzas paired with a delicious red makes for the perfect casual but intimate date night, which is a great excuse to stay for dessert which is always adorably plated and delicious.

13. Lokal Brings The Craft Love To Coconut Grove

Lokal in Miami, FL
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3190 Commodore Plz
Miami, FL 33133
(305) 442-3377
Yelp: 4 stars, 536 reviews The same people that started Kush started Lokal, so you’ll get the same exact kind of vibe here: gastropub ambiance with great burgers and even better beer. Opened in Coconut Grove, now everyone can enjoy the Lokal love. Make sure you ask about the crafts if you don’t know much, the service here is great and everyone is really knowledgeable.

14. Green Gables Breaks All The Stereotypes Of Vegan Cuisine

Green Gables in Miami, FL
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Green Gables
327 Alhambra Cir
Miami, FL 33134
(305) 445-7015
Yelp: 4.5 stars, 125 reviews Vegetarians and vegans of the world don’t always have their pick of the litter when it comes to dining out. But now thanks to Green Gables, the culinary scene of Miami is their proverbial oyster. With everything from garlic aioli roasted carrots, vegan chocolate chip cookies, and turkey frita, restrictions are a thing of the past here. But the crown jewel here is the veggie burger which is arguably could be the best you’ve ever tried.

15. Don’t Judge A Taco By Its Shell At Taqueria Viva Mexico

Taqueria Viva Mexico in Miami, FL
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Taqueria Viva Mexico
542 SW 12th Ave
Miami, FL 33130
(786) 350-6360
Yelp: 4.5 stars, 242 reviews Miami doesn’t just know Cuban cuisine. They’re also pretty great with Mexican. And anyone who has lived here long enough knows that the places that look the worst always seem to have the best. Well, Taqueria Viva Mexico doesn’t look the worst, but it certainly does have some of the best. This no-frills Mexican spot will take care of all of your taco-loving needs – and yes, tacos are all that they serve here but that’s all that you need. Like This Post? You’ll Definitely Love These: