Miami Beach is not a place for the sloppy, which means that when you come to visit, it’ll be worth putting on your swankiest duds and tapping into the city’s fancier side. To help you get started, we put together a s short list of the classiest bars in Miami Beach.
Cibo Wine Bar South Beach
From its modern, rustic decor to an excellent menu of Italian classics and an impressive wine list, Cibo Wine Bar is an excellent place to kick back. Located here in Miami Beach with a fabulous outdoor patio and towering wall of wine bottles, it’s the perfect place to channel your inner vintner. Be sure to ask your server when looking for the restaurant’s most acclaimed wine offerings.
Cibo Wine Bar South Beach. 200 South Pointe Dr. (305) 987-6060
Upscale, artisanal cocktails, a decadent and hip dining room, and in-house mixology classes all make Radio Bar feel like one of Miami Beach’s more special destinations. One of our favorite classy cocktails available at this local favorite—the Radio Cooler comes with Hendrick’s gin, elderflower, watermelon, basil, and lemon.
Drinkhouse Fire & Ice Bar
Get ready to feel classy and cool at Drinkhouse Fire & Ice Bar. Miami’s first ice bar, this spot has a number of chilly features including an iced vodka bar, ice caverns throughout the space, and a warm and toasty fire lounge. A hot spot for events, DJ appearances, and parties, Drinkhouse is one of the most exciting, and classy bars in Miami.
The classy atmosphere at The Playwright is unlike that of most Miami Beach bars. While the city oozes with contemporary clubs and watering holes, this proper pub keeps things simple with an aesthetic inspired by early 20th century Dublin. Come here for draft beers, well constructed cocktails and a friendly crowd.
Don’t let the mismatched furniture and artsy aesthetic fool you, Repour Bar is one of the most sophisticated and entertaining bars in Miami Beach. Head to its gorgeous outdoor patio this summer, where you can enjoy a wide variety of craft cocktails made with artisanal ingredients like tea, herbs, and spiked jam.
Repour Bar. 1650 James Ave. (305) 913-1000