Ocean Drive Restaurants & Dining

Lario's Restaurant

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DeVito South Beach Closed
150 Ocean Drive
DeVito South Beach is a high-end Italian restaurant in the “South of 5th” area from Emmy award-winning actor Danny DeVito…

Prime 112

112 Ocean Drive
Prime 112 was an immediate hit with the flash and glam crowd which caused rather lengthy delays for foodies wishing to sample this high profile steakhouse, but when the critics finally arrived, word spread quickly…

Joe’s Stone Crab

11 Washington Avenue
Joe’s Stone Crab has been a staple of Miami Beach dining for decades, which is probably the reason it’s so hard to get a table here during the winter season. Of course, those delicious stone crabs also play a part in Joe’s success…

Johnny Rockets

728 Ocean Drive
The hustle of Ocean Drive doesn’t get any more intense than at Johnny Rockets between the Beacon and Colony hotels. Outdoor tables make for great people watching as the parade passes down Ocean Drive…

Pelican Cafe

826 Ocean Drive
The Pelican Cafe on the front steps of Renzo Rosso’s Pelican Hotel is an oasis of Italian cool in the heart of the Ocean Drive scene. What else would you expect from Diesel’s founder and chairman…

A Fish Called Avalon

700 Ocean Drive
A Fish Called Avalon at the Avalon Hotel is one of the top restaurants on Ocean Drive, and as the name suggests, specializes in fresh seafood dishes from Executive Chef Kal Abdalla…

Cardozo Bar & Grill

1300 Ocean Drive
Cardozo Bar & Grill on the front porch of the Cardozo Hotel is a top people watching spot especially during their nightly happy hour where the drinks are out of this world…

Front Porch Cafe

1458 Ocean Drive
The Front Porch Cafe is located outside the Z Ocean Hotel on Ocean Drive and is popular with both locals and in-the-know tourists alike. This sunny sidewalk cafe has great food to match its great people-watching location…

Larios on the Beach

820 Ocean Drive
If Cuban cuisine is what you’re looking for, head on over to Gloria and Emilio Estefan’s Lario’s on the Beach for a mint mojito and a taste of Cuba in the 1950s…

Mango’s Tropical Cafe

900 Ocean Drive
Have a cocktail, listen to the Merengue and watch the passing show. What more can we say…it’s Mango’s! You know the drill…

Nikki Beach Miami

1 Ocean Drive
Nikki Beach Miami Restaurant has completely revamped its menu under the direction of Executive Chef Gerry Gnassi who combines fresh seafood with the flavors of the South of France and spices of East Asia…

News Cafe

800 Ocean Drive
The News Cafe is a Mecca for tourists seeking a great meal amidst the outdoor ambiance of Ocean Drive and the inherent visual imagery (thongs & Speedos) that abounds between the beach and Lummus Park…

Palace Food Bar

1200 Ocean Drive
The Palace Bar is right off 12th Street beach and thus has been a haven for gays for many years. However, it just so happens that tourists are also attracted to the shenanigans at the Palace, such the Thursday through Sunday drag shows and cabaret performances that spill out onto the sidewalk. Remember, “Every Queen Needs a Palace”


640 Ocean Drive
Chef Gerry Quinn has produced a menu of Caribbean-inspired entrees that has set Quinn’s apart from some of the other less-inspired dining choices on Ocean Drive. Stop by Quinn’s at the Park Central Hotel and see for yourself…

T.G.I. Friday’s

500 Ocean Drive
T.G.I. Friday’s…what more can we say…