10 New Miami Spice Restaurants in 2019

Your chance to try our favorite new restaurants for less!

Three-course lunch ($23) and dinner ($39) menus in August & September!

While tourists avoid our sunny little city during the summer, it’s actually OUR favorite time of the year to try the latest and greatest restaurants in Miami.

Turn up the AC, we’re getting our wallets ready to take an extended lunch during the week. Put away those pots and pans cause we won’t be using the kitchen for dinner during August and September.

Three-course meals (appetizer, entrée, and dessert) for $23 during lunch and $39 for dinner? Sign us up.

Check out the newest Miami Spice restaurants that we love.

South Miami


1. Restaurant: Root & Bone

Address:  5958 South Dixie Hwy. Miami, FL 33131
Miami Spice menu available: Dinner (Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday)
Go for: Dinner
What to order:

  • Appetizer: Warm Pimento Cheese Dip with local fried green tomatoes
  • Entrée: Sweet Tea Brined Fried Chicken half chicken, dusted in dehydrated lemon, served with honey tabasco
  • Dessert: Coconut Key Lime Pie with coconut graham crust.

Coral Gables


2. Restaurant: Fiola

Address: 1500 San Ignacio Ave Coral Gables, FL 33146
Miami Spice menu available: Lunch (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday) & Dinner (Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday)
Go for: Dinner
What to order:

  • Appetizer: Stracciatella Toast cow’s milk, squash blossoms, piment d’espelette
  • Entrée: Rigatoni ragu bolognese, wild mushrooms, parmigiano
  • Dessert: Bomboloni facundo bacardi “eximo” butterscotch

Coconut Grove


3. Restaurant: Isabelle’s Grill Room & Garden

Address: 3300 SW 27th ave Miami, FL 33133
Miami Spice menu available:
Brunch (Sunday), Lunch (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday)  & Dinner (Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday)
Go for:
Dinner
What to order:

  • Appetizer: Salmon Tartare smoked mascarpone, everything bagel chip, onions, capers
  • Entrée: Steak Frites 10 oz skirt steak, upland cress, chimichurri, fries
  • Dessert: Chocolate Mousse Cake chocolate ganache, chocolate mousse filling

 

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Brickell


4. Restaurant: North Italia

Address: 900 S. Miami Ave #111. Miami, FL 33130
Miami Spice menu available: Brunch (Sunday, Saturday), Lunch (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday) & Dinner (Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday)
Go for: Lunch
What to order:

  • Appetizer: Italian Meatballs creamy polenta, rustic marinara, grana padano
  • Entrée: Chicken Parmesan crushed tomato, aged provolone, mozzarella, parmesan rigatoni
  • Dessert: Salted Caramel Budino crème fraiche, maldon sea salt

 

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Downtown


5. Restaurant: Cvltvra

Address: 1100 Biscayne Blvd. Miami, FL 33131
Miami Spice menu available: Dinner (Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday)
Go for: Dinner
What to order:

  • Appetizer: Truffle Risotto Arancini ‘Croquettas’
  • Entrée: Grilled Churrasco provencal steak fries, devilled butter, naked green goddess, succotash
  • Dessert: Pavlova yuzu curd, basil syrup, meringue cloud, fresh berries, red fruit gel

 

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Little Havana


6. Restaurant: Cafe La Trova

Address: 971 SW 8th Street. Miami, FL 33130
Miami Spice menu available: Lunch (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday,  Friday) & Dinner (Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday)
Go for: Dinner
What to order:

  • Drink included: Mojito Criollo
  • Appetizer: Paella Croqueta with saffron aioli
  • Entrée: Arroz con Pollo with bomba rice, saffron, cerveza, free-range half boneless chicken a la plancha
  • Dessert: Michy’s Bread Pudding chocolate, cuban rum soaked raisins, orange rind

 

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Design District


7. Restaurant: Ember

Address: 151 NE 41st St. Unit 117. Miami, FL 33137
Miami Spice menu available: Dinner (Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
Go for: Dinner
What to order:

  • Appetizer: Beef Tartare Parmesan emulsion, fine herbs, truffle, garlic bread
  • Entrée: Lamb Osso Bucco parsnip puree, zaatar-shallot gremolata, spiced carrots
  • Dessert: Chocolate Chess Pie cornmeal crust, fried banana, dulce de leche, roasted banana Chantilly

 

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8. Restaurant: Kaido

Neighborhood: Design District
Address: 151 NE 41st St. Unit 217. Miami, FL 33137
Miami Spice menu available: Dinner (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday)
Go for:  Dinner
What to order:

  • Appetizer: Chicken Karaage Bao Bun Thai peanut sauce, white miso kewpie slaw
  • Entrée: Barramundi Bass with green Thai curry broth
  • Dessert: Shirake Crème Brûlee shitake and okinawa kukoto custart, anko crips

 

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Miami Beach


9. Restaurant: The Jim & Neesie

Address:  3120 Collins Ave. Miami Beach, FL 33145
Miami Spice menu available:
Dinner (Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday)
Go for:
Dinner
What to order:

  • Appetizer: Citrus Roasted Carrots carrot top pesto, hazelnut crumble, spiced yogurt
  • Entrée: Cacio e Pepe house made fettuccine, summer black truffle, spicy crumbs, lemon zest
  • Dessert: Cheesecake macerated strawberries, spicy strawberry gel, lime zestAventura


10. Restaurant: International Smoke House

Address: 19501 Biscayne Blvd. Unit 946. Aventura, FL 33180
Miami Spice menu available: Lunch (Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)  & Dinner (Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
Go for:  Dinner
What to order:

  •  Appetizer: Wagyu Shaking Beef gem lettuce, black pepper, nuoc cham
  • Entrée: Smoked St. Louis ½ Rack American Ribs coleslaw and French fries
  • Dessert: Homemade Warm Cookies valrhona chocolate chips, toasted walnuts

 

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