Miami is a hot spot for both humans and furry companions. The beach, the surf, the sand, the food… it is a thriving melting pot of cultures and food that makes Miami one of the best foodie scenes around. As more and more restaurants, bars and cafes open in this hopping Metropolitan city, more are relaxing how important it is to have some pet-friendly options for their furry-loving patrons. Here are some of the best spots in Miami to bring your furry friend along to enjoy the sips, sounds and taste of this Floridian hotspot.
19565 Biscayne Blvd Suite 946 Aventura, FL 33180 // 786-254-0422
International Smoke is the brain-child of celebrity Ayesha Curry and master chef Michael Mina. Their restaurant features menu items that are inspired from their international travels and combines an eclectic mix of tastes, techniques and flavor from around the world. Your furry friends can also experience the tastes of the world; International Smoke features a Fido’s Feast and several items on their doggy menu.
2901 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, FL 33140 // 786-257-4600
Grab a Cuban sandwich, a side of crispy fingerling fries, and a leisurely spot outside with your pup and enjoy this Latin-Spanish fusion restaurant called the Matador Room. Located inside the Edition, you’ll be able to look over the outdoor pool from the outdoor terrace and soak up the rays and views. The outdoor area is dog-friendly and offers water stations for them to get a refreshing sip.
1035 North Miami Ave. Miami, FL 33136 // 305-699-3447
All Day is an eclectic coffee shop in downtown Miami that serves up light bites and delicious brews all day. You can enjoy homemade pastries, sandwiches, and breakfast dishes and so can your pooch! The leftover scraps from the sandwiches, like the ham, are repurposed and incorporated into yummy doggy treats for your beloved friend. Better yet – dogs are welcome inside and out!
Cielito Artisan Pops
2750 NW 3rd Ave #20a, Miami, FL 33127 // 305-397-7392
If you’re craving a cool treat on those hot Miami days, then stop by Cielito Artisan Pops. This is not your traditional ice cream shop; Cielito offers hand-crafted frozen treats in a variety of drool-worthy flavors. They even have vegan and pupsicles that are dog-safe and will even have your pup cooling off in the hot summer days.
Monty’s Coconut Grove
2550 S. Bayshore Dr. Miami, FL 33133 // 305-865-3992
Monty’s Coconut Grove is a laid back seafood eatery that is waterside and offers plenty of outdoor seating. This tiki-bar style patio has plenty of outdoor tables for you, your friends, and your dogs to soak up the Miami views and vibes in the refreshing shade of a palm umbrella….while you’re drinking a tropical drink with an umbrella!
Miami is full of life and flavor. No matter what time of day it is, you’re bound to find some spot that is buzzing with music, fun, and delicious bite. From the hot sands of South Beach to the metropolitan high rises of downtown, Miami is a foodie’s paradise. The best part – you can enjoy all of this flavor with your furry companion by your side. With pupsicles, gourmet dog menus and treat bakeries abound, your pup will love Miami just as much as you.