Dinner on the terrace sounds appealing, but right now it’s 90 degrees outside, even when it’s dark. So what do you do? Order something green and crunchy, like a refreshing salad. But not just any salad will do, you need one of the best salads in Miami with ingredients like grapefruit, lavender and fresh field greens grown in the lot right next door!
1 Fresh Albacore White Tuna Salad at Seasalt and Pepper
Fresh albacore white tuna, watercress, lichee finish, arugula, apple chips, and lavender dressing shape our favorite summer salad. It is light, rich, and full of texture and flavor.
422 NW North River Dr, Miami, FL 33128 (305) 440-4200
2 Barley Salad at Mandolin
Frisée, aruluga, green apples, fresh mint, and pomegranate seeds- need we say more? Crisp flavors and a crispy textures make for the ultimate afternoon dish. And considering they grow their many of their greens right next door, Mandolin's salads are the absolute freshest in Miami.
4312 NE 2nd Ave, Miami, FL 33137 (305) 794-9170
3 Butter Lettuce and Grilled Mango Salad at Yardbird
Everyone thinks of fried chicken with it comes to the Yardbird, but the salads are superlative too. Butter lettuce, char-grilled mango, smoked pecans, and benne seed vinaigrette. This salad is practically your entree and desert- filling and sweet.
1600 Lenox Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (305) 538-5220
4 Blue Crab Salad at BLT Steak
Sure they are known for their lobster salad and their steak salad, but BLT Steak blends an array of intense flavors to create a salad we can not stop fawning over in their Blue Crab Salad. Think heaps of blue crab, hearts of palm, grapefruit, and tamarind dressing.
1440 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (305) 673-0044
5 Lobster Salad at Juvia
Lobster, baby greens, avocado, passion fruit dressing. Lobster salad is a summer classic and Juvia has, without a doubt, perfected it.
1111 Lincoln Rd, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (305) 763-8272