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Miami's Best Eating Venues with a Stunning View

Updated: Jun 7, 2020

Your taste buds and aesthetics are missing out if you haven't experienced one of the following Miami's exquisite culinary destinations. These restaurants offer a pleasant scenic view and immaculate food nonetheless.

Due to Covid-19, please be sure to contact the restaurant to learn about safety guidelines, hours and more.

1 - Malibu Farm

For the exotic American food, vegetarian friendly cuisine and tons of delicious options "Malibu Farm" will give you an all & all dining experience in a serene and peaceful environment where you can enjoy sunrise & the sunsets right on the beach. Directly overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, it is an ideal location for a memorable Sunday brunch. Reservations are highly recommended.

Address: 4525 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33140-3226

Telephone: +1 305-674-5579

Website: Malibu Farm

2 - Lido Bayside Grill

It is delightful to savor authentic Japanese fusion and vegetarian friendly cuisine at Lido. Located at The Standard Hotel, The Lido Bayside Grill offers waterfront dining for breakfast, lunch, dinner and desserts plus a weekly happy hour. Enjoy tasty vegan dishes including gluten free food, an extensive steamed selection of plates and expertly-grilled foods. A must-go place to dine with a gorgeous bay view.

Address: 40 Island Ave The Standard Spa, Miami Beach, FL 33139-1355

Telephone: +1 786-245-0880

Website: Lido Bayside Grill

3 - La Mar by Gaston Acurio

A chic waterfront place to eat traditional Peruvian and fusion fare food. Plus enjoy an energetic bar ideal for cocktails, ceviche & anticucho. Come to La Mar by Gaston Acurio to enjoy authentic and diverse flavors of Peruvian gastronomy with a dramatic water views of Biscayne Bay and Miami skyline.

Address: 500 Brickell Key Dr Mandarin Oriental, Miami, FL 33131-2605

Telephone: +1 305-913-8358

Website: La Mar by Gaston Acurio

4 - Kiki On The River

Kiki is ideal for lunch and dinner. Enjoy a modern take on Greek cuisine in a chic and classy environment. The waterfront setting offers traditional Greek cuisine, seafood, special salads and a wide range of grilled foods.

Address: 450 NW North River Dr, Miami, FL 33128-1628

Telephone: +1 786-502-3243

Website: Kiki On The River

5 - Leynia

Leynia sets inside the magical Delano Hotel serving upscale Argentinian fare with an Asian flare. It is an ideal venue for dinner and weekend brunch. Enjoy bottomless drinks, unlimited Maki selections, meat from the Parilla and the Jamon Station. Finish it off with a wide range of sweet and savory desserts.

Address: 1685 Collins Ave South Beach, Miami Beach, FL 33139-3136

Telephone: +1 305-674-5752

Website: Leynia

6 - Sugar

Sugar is a destination for pure authentic Asian flavors cuisine. Situated on the 40th floor rooftop of the EAST, Miami Hotel at Brickell City Centre, enjoy a hip scene offering Hong Kong inspired cocktails and tapas. High in the sky above urban downtown Miami, Sugar showcases local and international DJs for fun and memorable experience.

Address: 788 Brickell Plz East Miami, Miami, FL 33131-3521

Tell: +1 786-805-4655

Website: Sugar

7 - Watr at the 1 Hotel Rooftop

From dawn to dusk, it is an excellent choice for dinner, late night sitting and ideal for sunset cocktails. Situated on the roof top of the 1 Hotel, enjoy Latin and Japanese fusion cuisine made from local and organic ingredients. A must-visit restaurant offering a 360 degree view of South Beach including its beautiful ocean and breathtaking skyline. Lunch is only available for hotel guests between 11 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Address: 2341 Collins Ave 1 Hotel South Beach, Miami Beach, FL 33139-1608

Telephone: +1 305-604-6580

Website: The 1 Rooftop

8 - Seaspice Brasserie & Lounge

Located on the banks of the Miami River, Seaspice Brasserie and Lounge sits in a post-industrial warehouse designed with a sophisticated nautical theme. The venue offers modern dining accommodations including a main dining room and bar, an exterior courtyard lounge, a luscious garden bar, a covered patio, and the Modern Garden. Enjoy top-notch seafood, signature wood-fired casseroles and specially crafted cocktails while enjoying Miami River's magical scenery including Miami's skyline.

Address: 422 NW North River Dr, Miami, FL 33128

Telephone: +1 305-440-4200

Website: Seaspice Brasserie & Lounge

9 - Verde

Located in the Pérez Art Museum Miami, Verde offers unobstructed views of Biscayne Bay. The modern casual restaurant offers locally inspired dishes made from seasonal ingredients, hand-crafted cocktails and more. Verde offers indoor and outdoor seating and features a coffee bar serving pastries, fresh juices and a wide range of cheese.

Address: 1103 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33132-1758

Telephone: +1 305-375-8282

Website: Verde

10 - Amara at Paraiso

The waterfront venue fuses Latin American flavors along with South Florida’s diverse food culture. Executive Chef Michael Schwartz, the James Beard Award-winning restaurateur, overseas Amara delivering masterful dishes while overlooking Biscayne Bay. Choose from 4 dining areas including: Standard (inside table seating offering bay views), Outdoor (table seating covered terrace), Counter (stools located at the food bar overlooking the open kitchen) and High Tops (tables for two at the window next to the open kitchen). First come, first served areas with full menu available includes bar high tops, bar, terrace lounges and tables, and deck chairs by the water.

Address: 3101 NE 7th Ave, Miami, FL 33137-4251

Telephone: +1 305-702-5528

Website: Amara at Paraiso

Words By Sumbal Kuraishi, a Writing Maestro, Roll of Honor awarded, Founder of Modernfashionblog, Co-Founder of Designbolts and CEO of Fabnailartdesigns.

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