A night on the town in WynwoodFeb 05, 2015
In recent years, Wynwood has receivedÂ a lot of attention as the new creative wave that people from all over the world have come to ride.While many have referred to it as new and trendy, Wynwood has a history that dates back to 1917. As its 100th anniversary approaches, Wynwood is more vivacious than ever. Art connoisseur, foodies and aesthete amateurs alike, all have something to enjoy at this cultural hub.Start mornings off on the right note with a cup of cortadito (Cuban espresso) or a capuccino from Panther Coffee. Once lunchtime rolls around, head over toÂ Pride and Joy toÂ enjoy classic SouthernÂ barbecue. Confused on what to order? LocalsÂ recommend the burnt ends, mac nâ€™ cheese orÂ brisket sandwich.If itâ€™s a burger kind of day,Â Kush where offers some of the best burgers in Miami withÂ aÂ satisfying pairingsÂ of burgers and beers. Try theÂ gator bites and conch salad for a more authentic Southern meal.Weekend mimosas are not rare in this part of town. R House or Morganâ€™s are the perfect spots for Sunday brunch day.But most importantly, those who are a bit indecisive can rest easy. All ofÂ these locations are within walking distance to one another. Keep in mind that Wynwood is not very large, so a nice stroll and breath of fresh air will is always an option. Newly-installed, rentable bikes are also an option and can be found on a few different streets.As the sun sets, dinner opportunities riseÂ at Wynwood.A little north of the heart of Wynwood is Gigiâ€™s â€“ a hot spot for dates, dinner with friends, or family time. Gigiâ€™s is versatile. The menu provides combinations of indulgent, savory bites unlike any other.Those who are over 21 and are looking for a place with a great bartender,Â can quench their thirstÂ at Wood Tavern. This is a cool and calmÂ environment with an outdoor area featuring DJs that play old school music.Â Another notable option isÂ Electric Pickle â€“Â the number one spot for underground music lovers. Itâ€™s a small, dark room with European beats. Located next to Gigiâ€™s is Bardot, whichÂ mixes theÂ laid-back ambience of a lounge with the deep house beats of a club. Another cool spot on the map is The Social Lubricant a.k.a. TSL, which has anÂ outdoor area and trendy beats that willÂ make anyone want to move their feet.Wynwood is covered with murals painted by recognized graffiti or street artists from around the world. This was the initial movement that raised international attention towards Wynwood. Wynwood is slowly but surely becoming one of theÂ most popular spots in all of Miami.Â So go ahead and surf that wave nowÂ to get a taste of Wynwood.