Whether you're visiting Miami for the first time or fifth, or you're a local who knows the city like the back of their hand, we can assure you that there are some must-see places for you to check out for the best food, dessert, snacks, and drinks in town. Miami is a treat if you are a food lover with everything from local delicacies to exotic treats and all the junk and street food you can get your hands on.
Here's the ultimate guide to Miami for all food fanatics:
Treat yourself to the best soul food at World Famous House of Mac
Nothing can top the soul-pleasing taste, texture, and gastronomic experience of a simple but hearty soul food meal. That's exactly what you can expect at the World Famous House of Mac in North Beach, where you can indulge in the most incredible fried chicken and waffles, mac and cheese, and of course, their famous jerk salmon pasta. It's the perfect food to have after a long day of touring through town, or when you want food that's going to make you feel giddy for days!
Enjoy the richest, most flavorful empanadas at Novecento
If you are a food lover another treat that you can and should get your hands on is the mouthwatering empanadas at Novecento. Known for their authentic Argentinian cuisine, they do empanadas like nobody else, and you're going to lose yourself to a world of flavor, texture, and spice with every single bite. It's the perfect meal for a night out with your friends or even a special someone.
Head down to Azucar Ice Cream Company to cool off
We know Miami is hot all year long. That's why it's always a great idea to have some ice cream—and nobody does soft-serve like Azucar Ice Cream Company in Little Havana. They have an incredible range of flavors and toppings, and their soft serve's texture remains one of the city's greatest treasures.
Grab breakfast at the iconic, scenic Jimmy's Eastside Diner
What's better than a hearty helping of eggs, hash browns, and classic breakfast food after a night of partying and drinking? Jimmy's Eastside Diner has been serving locals for decades and was even featured in the Oscar-winning movie, Moonlight—but that's not its claim to fame. They serve some of the most delicious but simple breakfast and dinner items that are perfect for when you're missing the taste of home. Start your day at the diner, and you're going to be full till dinner time.
Get a slice—or two—of Joe's key lime pie for dessert before you leave
And last but not least, you need to have a few slices of Joe's award-winning key-lime pie it is a Miami-must have. It's the best dessert or mid-day snack to have and will not only satisfy your sweet tooth but also blow your mind!
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