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5 of the Best Restaurants in Miami That Offer Outdoor and Curbside Dining in Miami

With businesses reopening their doors and welcoming customers, we’re going over some of the best restaurants in Miami new and old that readers can head to for a great meal!

While we may be on track to normalcy, it's undeniable that things will take a while before they’re back to how we knew them. Seeing as how Florida was one of the worst-hit regions during the pandemic, it's unsurprising that people are hesitant about stepping out and resuming activities as before. However, thanks to swift action and implementation, many non-essential businesses have been operating fairly successfully—and yes, this includes a lot of your favorite restaurants

If you’re on the lookout for the best restaurants in Miami that are offering curbside and outdoor seating, you've come to the right place. While this list is in no way exhaustive, we're going by some of the top-rated options, including:


Vista is a cocktail bar and Italian restaurant with gorgeous patio seating, in addition to indoor dining too and definitely a top favorite of the best restaurants in Miami. They enforce all necessary precautions and have a delicious drink and dinner menu. Among one of the most fun things to do in Miami, head over for a nice romantic dinner date, or treat yourself to great wine, avocado toast, and some tiramisu for dessert! 

Greenstreet Café 

Feeling like brunch? Treat yourself to delicious french toasts, eggs, salads, and of course, cocktails at Greenstreet Café. They have great outdoor dining and seating, and it's perfect for a brunch or breakfast date, a lazy weekend meal with your favorite people, and you don’t need to worry about safety because they’re making sure to follow CDC’s recommended guidelines. Check out their menu here, and get ready to be spoilt for choice!

World Famous House of Mac

The ultimate soul food, get the best mac’n’cheese, wings, pasta, and fried chicken you’ll ever have at this restaurant. While they have indoor and sit-down dining options, you can also enjoy takeout and delivery because this is the kind of food you'll want to messily eat and treat yourself to. Everything on their menu is absolutely mouthwatering, and you'll be amazed at how simple yet incredibly delicious it all is. 


If you’re looking for one of the best places to visit in Miami with curbside pick-up and indoor dining, Spanglish, is making us drool just thinking about the Tima Frita, May Y Tierra Tiradito, and of course, Tres Leches! It's a blend of classic Latin American foods with an urban twist, and if you love flavor, spices, and fusion, it's worth the trip and definitely one of the best restaurants in Miami! 

Casablanca On The Bay

For the more romantic at heart, or those looking for fancier dining out options, Casablanca On the Bay is bringing us seafood, fresh air, and a beautiful view. Get a taste of Cuban cuisine, some more traditional seafood options, and breathe in the ocean breeze! 

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