Christmas is byword for family reunions, gift giving, joy and a delightful Christmas dinner which can never be missing. This year’s Christmas dinner can be inspired by any mouthwatering cuisine such as the Italian, Peruvian or made up of classics like roast duck or pork.
In Miami, dining options for Christmas are as varied as they are outstanding; hence why if you are looking forward to enjoying special menus for the occasion, Miami is your perfect spot.
Where can you go out to enjoy a meal in Miami during Christmas?
The Nautilus Cabana Club stands out for its extensive Christmas banquet for only $65 per guest which includes an ostentatious welcome champagne glass, assorted dishes such as shellfish ceviche, antipasto, oysters and even the traditional pork and lamb on top of their well-known desserts like the tres leches (three milks cake).
Nautilus Cabana Club is located at Collins Avenue in Miami Beach. Its opening hours for Christmas will be from 6:00 pm to 11:00 pm.
If what you are looking for is more typically Italian and less conservative food, Scarpetta is what you need hands down.
For only $75 you will get to taste its menu of 4 dishes consisting in Zuppa di Mare, lobster, Crab Tagliatelle and Branzino. All of this under chef Scott Conan’s signature style.
Scarpetta is situated on Collins Avenue in Miami Beach; it will be open for Christmas from 6:00 pm to 11:00 pm.
For this Christmas Eve, Neomi’s Grill offers a festive dinner made up of 3 dishes with options that range from halibut ceviche to pumpkin and ginger soup, bacon, ham, turkey, and a luscious ginger-lime cake for only $49 per person.
Do you want to check out this restaurant? During these holidays its opening hours are from 6:00 pm to 10:00pm. Neomi’s is located on Collins Avenue in Sunny Isles Beach.
Do you want to live a true culinary experience for this Christmas season? Then, most definitely, Via Emilia 9 would be the perfect choice for you and your family.
Located in Miami Beach, this restaurant promises to be an authentic voyage to the region of Bologna in Italy on Christmas Eve: cured ham, ragu pasta, rabbit with Lambrusco, pumpkin pie and Lambrusco sangria that will delight your palate.
This Christmas falls on Monday, which is why a daring and unusual option for Christmas dinner could be heading to Los Fuegos so as to order some grilled fare such as either meat or more traditional dishes.
Likewise, as it happens with every other Sunday or Monday brunch in Miami Beach, you will have the chance of drinking a refreshing mimosa or Bloody Mary if you would rather have it so.
This Christmas menu only costs $75 for adults and $35 for children. For Christmas Eve, Los Fuegos will be open from midday to 4:00 pm.
Spanish fare is not outside the city’s culinary proposal, this is precisely why, you will be able to enjoy an authentic Spanish Nochebuena (Christmas Eve night) at Bellmónt Restaurant like every other year. Moreover, to lighten the soiree, diners will be delighted with instrumental live music while they savor the Christmas menu with a fixed price of $79 for adults and $42 for children under 12 years of age.
This restaurant is located in the well-off zone of Coral Gables.
La Habana 1957, situated on Española Way, is an establishment more associated with the traditional Cuban Christmas fare with tasty dishes such as tostón frito de vaca (grilled shredded beef), caldosa criolla (creole stew soup with all root spices and meats) and traditional slow oven-roasted pork leg cooked with wine.
The entirety of this Christmas menu will be available for the affordable price of $24,95.
The Pinch Kitchen is one of the best options for having brunch in Miami. If we are talking about a different and innovative Christmas Eve brunch then this place suits you down to the ground.
Aside from Pinch Kitchen’s regular offerings that consist in eggs in the basket, French toast stuffed with whipped cheese cream and guava, this joint will offer a special menu inspired by the magical Christmas holiday.
On December 24 Pinch Kitchen will be open from 10:30 am to 4:30 pm, and on December 25 from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm.
Besides its Christmas dinners, Barton G is renowned for its splendor and fantastical atmosphere.
The most extraordinary aspect of this restaurant is definitely the dazzling and thorough plating presentation of the dishes.
Are you up for paying it a visit? Barton G is located at South Beach. It will be open on December 24 and 25 from 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm.
However, if you are not in the mood for spending your Christmas Eve in family, and what you are looking for is a more laid-back casual plan, Broken Shaker probably will meet your expectations.
Broken Shaker is the emerging restaurant of the moment and it is ideal if your Christmas dining plan is a bit out of the ordinary.
You can grab a cocktail or some punch and order the classic menu to take out: Chinese crunchy broccoli, duck meatballs and fried rice with smoked fish, etc. Furthermore, you will enjoy a pleasant soiree at the patio, and the best thing is that it will be open from 6:00 pm to 2:00 am on December 25.
Miami is a city with a broad array of options when it comes to dining out for Christmas. It is all about assessing each option and thinking on where would you like to spend your holidays.