11 "Casual Weeknight Dinner" restaurants in Miami.
A good casual weeknight dinner spot is hard to find. It’s a step above a make-your-own bowl place, but not somewhere you’ll need a reservation. It shouldn’t be too expensive, you should be able to talk instead of shout, and your dinner shouldn’t take more than an hour. These spots do it all.
Lokal in Coconut Grove makes the best burgers in Miami, has a nice beer selection, and is a great place to stare at some adorable dogs.
You can’t leave Miami without eating Cuban food at Versailles - head there during the day for a sandwich or for dinner in their ornate dining room.
Serving Persian food in a bright space, Fooq’s in Downtown Miami is great for anytime you need good food and a “cool place.”
1-800-Lucky is an Asian food hall in Wynwood - come with those friends who can never decide where to eat and get a frozen beer or slushie.
Head to Michael’s in the Design District for a guaranteed solid meal; whether it’s brunch or dinner, the food is always good, if a little expensive.
Head to Pubbelly Noodle Bar in Bayshore for creative dishes like mofongo ramen during their two daily Happy Hours.
27 Restaurant is the one of the best spots in Miami Beach for a group with a varied menu and a space that looks like the home of your coolest friend.
Taquiza in North Beach is where to go for the best Mexican tacos in Miami, and one of the most affordable meals in the area.
Ghee Indian Kitchen in the Design District serves modern, farm-to-table takes on classic Indian dishes like dosas and curries.
Finka Table & Tap in Kendall serves a mix of Cuban-meets-Korean bar food, along with Islas Canarias’ famous croquetas.