This Asian-inspired gastropub is the grandfather of gastropubs in Miami, and has given rise to not only a plethora of gastropubs around the city, but their own mini-empire of more than six restaurants in a short time. It’s clear the “pubbelly boys” are here to stay.
1418 20th St, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (305) 532-7555
- The Federal Food & Drinks
Feeling American? The Federal provides classic recipes with a dash of hip. From buffalo style pig wings to fresh green salads, this farm-to-table pub provides a variety of dishes that will cater to any stomach.
5132 Biscayne Boulevard, Miami, FL 33137 (305) 758-9559
- Bulla Gastrobar
Out with the old and in with the new. Formerly “Por Fin” and now “Bulla” This fun Spanish-themed gastro promises two things: good food, and a good time. So put on your sombreros and head on over to Bulla for a splash of Spanish wine, a hunk of cheese and some top grade jamon Iberico.
2500 Ponce De Leon Blvd, Coral Gables, FL 33134 (305) 441-0107
- Eating House
This cool hip gastro is sure to please what’re you may be craving. Chicken & waffles, cap n crunch pancakes, “dirt cup” (don’t ask just order it) are just a few of their enchanted dishes. The low-key graffiti interior makes the dining experience that much better.
804 Ponce De Leon Blvd, Coral Gables, FL 33134 (305) 448-6524
- The Local House
If you’re on Ocean Drive and want to get a relaxed homey meal then head on over to The Local House. Located in the white washed lobby of The Sense Beach House, this restaurant offers delicious seafood and adds creative twists on classic dishes.
400 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (786) 230-8396
- Biscayne Tavern
Hungry after the Heat game? Head over to Biscayne Tavern. The gritty authentic tavern feel makes this spot a must try. From delicious chicken wings to seared tuna to burgers, this pub has it all. Oh, don’t forget the beers!
146 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33132 (305) 358-4555
- Pubbelly Sushi
The “pubbelly boys” also make sushi!? Yes, and its damn good. When you’re looking to eat sushi one thing comes to mind, is it fresh? The answer is yes. This pub offers sushi with a multitude of flavors.
1424 20th St, Miami Beach, FL 33139
This is an old school pub with modern written all over it. Old-school cocktails, craft beers, and a delightful menu.
30 SW 12th St, Miami, FL 33130 (305) 808-5555
This fun, edgy restaurant has two things on its mind; burgers and beer. We won’t call it a limited menu, we’ll call it “small and well-curated.” And trust us, it doesn’t stop Kush from being a future favorite. From alligator bites to bacon brownies Kush will make sure to expand your palate while you wash it down with a cold craft beer.
2003 N Miami Ave, Miami, FL 33127 (305) 576-4500
10. Tongue and Cheek
Tongue & Cheek is a modern bistro with an imaginative menu helmed by owner/chef Jamie DeRosa. Check out their beef cheek sliders and other creative uses of every part of the cow in this expansive restaurant just barely South of Fifth.