By Lifestyle Miami & A Day In Miami
Are you looking for the best places to eat during Miami Spice? Look no further! We’ve gathered 9 of our favorite spots, all offering amazing three-course menus for a great price. From trendy hotspots to old-school classics, there’s something for everyone. So get ready to indulge in some of the best food Miami has to offer!
1. Blue Collar
Comfort-food favorites are bumped up a notch at this American restaurant with ’70s-inspired style located in the historic MiMo district of Miami. The Miami Spice menu at Blue Collar will be identical to what you can find there all year. Guests are invited to choose anything they like from the full appetizer, main course, and dessert menus. Choose from popular appetizers like the “Shrimp & Grits,” “Chanukah Latkes” or the “Cuban Sandwich Spring Rolls.” Then, move on to the main course options like “The Corben” or the “Filet Mignon.” Finish off your meal with a decadent dessert like the “Hand Squeezed Key Lime Pie,” “Butterscotch Heath Bar Bread Pudding,” or “Valrhona Chocolate cake.” Guests can also enjoy a free beer or glass of wine. As part of Miami Spice, Blue Collar is offering a $28 three-course lunch on Monday through Friday, and a $45 three-course dinner all week.
2. CH’I Brickell
Chic and sophisticated with large plush booths, tropical décor, and Chinese stylistic elements, CH’I Brickell is a high-energy concept that fuses a restaurant, mercado, garden, and lounge all into one unforgettable spot. This year will be the first time CH’I participates in Miami Spice, as one of the newest, most sought-after restaurants in Brickell. Highlights of the restaurant’s Miami Spice dinner menu include the “Duck CH’I Lo Mein” and the “CH’I Tempura Garden,” a fan favorite that features shrimp, lobster, snapper, and a whole lot of vegetables. As part of Miami Spice, CH’I Brickell is offering a $28 three-course lunch and a $45 three-course dinner.
At Truluck’s Ocean’s Finest Seafood and Crab, start your meal off with some fresh seafood from Florida before moving on to tender, juicy steaks prepared just for you. With an extensive wine list available by glass or bottle, go ahead and indulge in this delicious experience! Enjoy appetizer options like the “Salmon Crudo” and “Sonoma Greens Salad.” Follow that with a tasty main course option such as the “Roasted Idaho Rainbow Trout” Or The “Beef Tenderloin Medallions.” Last, end your meal on a sweet note with dessert options like the “Chocolate Malt Cake” or the “Vegan Cheesecake.” As part of Miami Spice, Truluck’s is offering a $60 three-course dinner on Sunday through Thursday.
4. Seasons 52
Rotating a menu of seasonal American dishes alongside international wines in an upscale setting, Seasons 52 is a Coral Gables staple and a longtime Miami Spice participant. Choose from appetizer options like the “Cup of Seasonal Soup” and the “Watermelon and Tomato Salad.” Then, move onto classic main course options like the “Cedar Plank-Roasted Salmon” or the “6 Oz Wood-Grilled Filet Mignon.” Complete your meal with the “Mini Indulgence Dessert,” which offers samplers of the restaurant’s many dessert options. As part of Miami Spice, Seasons 52 is offering a $28 three-course lunch and $45 three-course dinner Sunday through Thursday.
5. Marfil Bistro
Marfil Bistro is a contemporary Mediterranean restaurant in Miami’s elegant Doral neighborhood. The restaurant’s passion for excellence and unique interpretation of Mediterranean cuisine create unforgettable memories that transport guests to the beautiful regions that surround the Mediterranean Sea. Guests can choose from appetizer options like the “Jamon Iberico” and the “Pimiento De Piquillo.” Then, choose from Mediterranean inspired entrees like the “Corvina” or “Short Ribs.” Last, guests can choose from decadent options like the “Double Chocolate Mousse” and the “Pina Colada Panna Cotta.” As part of Miami Spice, Marfil Bistro is offering a $28 brunch menu on Saturdays, a $28 lunch menu on Monday through Friday, and a $60 dinner menu on Sunday through Thursday.
6. Light Keepers
Lightkeepers is the casually elegant new restaurant and bar at The Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne, Miami. Located just off the island’s gorgeous waters, Lightkeepers features a contemporary, coastal-inspired dining room, a cool, casual indoor/outdoor bar and a beverage program featuring unique, hand-crafted cocktails. The menu, executed by Executive Chef Raul A. Del Pozo, relies on locally sourced ingredients – cheeses from Winter Park, beef from Ocoee, and snapper from Key West. As part of Miami Spice, Light Keepers is offering a $28 three-course lunch on Monday through Friday, and a $60 three-course dinner on Monday through Friday.
7. Los Fuegos by Francis Mallmann
Located in the Faena hotel in Miami Beach, Los Fuegos is an upscale Argentinian steak house with grand and lush décor where you can even eat outside near the pool. Enjoy a variety of tasty dishes, including some lush vegetarian options. Guests can choose from appetizer options like “Wood Fired Charred Romaine Lettuce Salad” and the “Portobello Milanesa.” Then, choose from one-of-a-kind entrees like the Argentinian New York Strip “Milanesa,” the “Mushroom Risotto,” and the “Squid Ink Black Tagliolini.” Top off the evening with a sweet and unforgettable “Strawberry Pavlova” or “Illanka Chocolate Crumble.” As part of Miami Spice, Los Fuegos is offering a $60 three-course dinner on Sunday through Thursday.
8. Old Lisbon
Old Lisbon is more than just a restaurant; it’s an experience. The flavor of Portugal delights your senses with the aroma emanating from its traditional open kitchen and surrounded by Old World decor that will make you feel as if you’ve been transported back in time to appreciate all things gourmet! As part of Miami Spice, Old Lisbon is offering a $28 three-course lunch from Monday through Friday, and a $45 three-course dinner on Sunday through Thursday.
KYU is a unique, bustling spot in Wynwood that’s quickly becoming one of Miami’s most coveted dining spots. The menu offers sophisticated and bold flavors with an Asian twist — all while hidden behind Wynwood’s famous murals. Choose from appetizer options like the “Tuna Crispy Rice” or “Mussels.” Follow that with a delicious entree like the “Roasted Cauliflower” or “Korean Fried Chicken.” Complete your meal with an unforgettable dessert such as the “Dark Chocolate Smores Cake” or a restaurant favorite, “Mom’s Coconut Cake.” As part of Miami Spice, KYU is offering a $28 three-course lunch from Monday through Friday, and a $60 three-course dinner from Sunday through Thursday.