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Where to Dine in Coral Gables Right Now, 2018 Edition

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In Coral Gables, families, girlfriends, couples and coworkers alike flock to Miracle Mile to wine, dine… and wine and dine some more.

And while this friendly neighborhood is full of classic staples, it’s also a breeding ground for up-and-coming favorites — here are the hottest additions that have been added to the mix.

Note: Venues are listed in geographical order from north to south. Numbers aren’t rankings.

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Note: Restaurants on this map are listed geographically.

1. Eating House

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804 Ponce De Leon Blvd, Miami, FL 33134
Miami, FL
(305) 448-6524
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Led by Chef Giorgio Rapicavoli, Eating House serves jaw-dropping small plates in a laid-back, decidedly “cool” atmosphere. Its New American menu change daily and includes favorites like Cap’n Crunch Pancakes, Chicken and Waffles, and Tang mimosas.

2. Ms Cheezious

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1915 Ponce de Leon Blvd
Coral Gables, FL
(786) 518-3369
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Love grilled cheese? Better question is, who doesn't? Ms. Cheezious focuses on one thing and one thing only: grilled cheese — in every shape and form. From the classic, to the pesto-filled to even a s'more variety, it’ll satisfy any craving.

3. The Seven Dials

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2030 S Douglas Rd #102
Coral Gables, FL
(786) 542-1603
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Run by an English chef and his American wife, this casual spot has everything needed for a good neighborhood pub. It has eclectic, American-meets-British pub food including a stellar fish and chip dish, keeps Florida beers on tap, and sits at the bottom of a small condo building.

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4. Zucca

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162 Alcazar Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Located inside the classic Hotel St. Michel, Zucca Ristorante and Bar serves Italian dishes by chef Simone Mua like fried zucchini flowers stuffed with ricotta cheese and anchovies, linguini with Sardinian bottarga, white wine, broccoli, garlic and parsley; and 32-ounce T-bone steaks. Plus it features a cocktail program created by the Miami-based team of Cocktail Cartel.

5. Threefold Cafe

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141 Giralda Ave
Coral Gables, FL
(305) 704-8007
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The only Aussie restaurant in town, Threefold Cafe is the spot in the Gables for a casual breakfast, serving Panther Coffee and Zak the Baker bread. Plus it has an all-day breakfast menu of fun (hearty) plates like “Big Bad Aussie,” “Hash Tag This,” and “Toasted Like A Tourist.”

6. The Local Craft Food and Drink

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150 Giralda Ave
Coral Gables, FL
(305) 648-5697
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Boasting a casual pub-like feel, this fun spot serves up all things craft. Its menu of gastropub, Southern favorites — like “Disco Fries” covered in bacon gravy — changes daily, and there are always 18 craft beers on tap.

7. House Kitchen + Bar

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180 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

From the people behind the longstanding South Miami restaurant, Town Kitchen + Bar, is the aptly named House a Town Kitchen & Bar. It’s new American cuisine falls in line with its sister restaurant’s offerings like whole roasted chickens, lobster truffle fettuccine, a variety of salads, flatbreads, and pizzas, along with a popular happy hour.

8. Uvaggio Wine Bar

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70 Miracle Mile
Coral Gables, FL
(305) 448-2400
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Everyone loves a good wine bar. That’s especially true with Uvaggio, a fun, chic spot with Old World charms, live music, inventive cuisine, and some of the best “juice” (aka what sommelier Heath Porter calls wine) in the city.

9. Plomo Tequila & Taco Bar

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230 Miracle Mile
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Situated right on Miracle Mile — and from the same guys behind Crema Gourmet Espresso Bar and Copper 29 — it features 11 taco options varying from chicken, steak, pork, seafood, vegetarian and egg, plus 65 different varieties of tequila served straight or mixed into a variety of cocktails.

10. Bulla Gastrobar

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2500 Ponce de Leon Blvd
Coral Gables, FL
(305) 441-0107
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A casual Spanish spot with high-top tables, it has tasty sangria and hearty tapas like suckling pig hash, veal and pork burgers, and Oxtail flatbread.

11. Salumeria 104

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117 Miracle Mile
Coral Gables, FL 33134
(305) 640-5547
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Italian restaurant Salumeria 104 has set up its second location in Coral Gables. The popular Midtown restaurant centered around the Italian deli idea, features all the dishes that made its original location a star — like gnocchi al Romana and almond cake— plus it also features a takeaway option that sells meats by the pound.

12. Doc B's Fresh Kitchen

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301 Miracle Mile
Coral Gables, FL 33134
(786) 864-1220
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This Chicago mini-chain serves an expansive menu that has something for everyone. On the menu expect dishes like “create your own steak” allowing guests to choose the type of cut, seasoning, sauce or topping they’d like, plus options like the spicy “angry” meatball, grilled shrimp, wood-fired pizzas, along with a popular daily happy hour.

13. M House

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2524 S Le Jeune Rd
Miami, FL 33134

M House showcases Miami-meets-Europe feel, inspired by the longtime Coral Gables favorite Giacosa, it offers a menu filled with Mediterranean dishes octopus with roasted zucchini, smoked shrimp cocktail, and more, plus a full bar program complete with wines from around the region.

1. Eating House

804 Ponce De Leon Blvd, Miami, FL 33134, Miami, FL

Led by Chef Giorgio Rapicavoli, Eating House serves jaw-dropping small plates in a laid-back, decidedly “cool” atmosphere. Its New American menu change daily and includes favorites like Cap’n Crunch Pancakes, Chicken and Waffles, and Tang mimosas.

804 Ponce De Leon Blvd, Miami, FL 33134
Miami, FL

2. Ms Cheezious

1915 Ponce de Leon Blvd, Coral Gables, FL

Love grilled cheese? Better question is, who doesn't? Ms. Cheezious focuses on one thing and one thing only: grilled cheese — in every shape and form. From the classic, to the pesto-filled to even a s'more variety, it’ll satisfy any craving.

1915 Ponce de Leon Blvd
Coral Gables, FL

3. The Seven Dials

2030 S Douglas Rd #102, Coral Gables, FL
Fish and chips
Seven Dials/Facebook

Run by an English chef and his American wife, this casual spot has everything needed for a good neighborhood pub. It has eclectic, American-meets-British pub food including a stellar fish and chip dish, keeps Florida beers on tap, and sits at the bottom of a small condo building.

2030 S Douglas Rd #102
Coral Gables, FL

4. Zucca

162 Alcazar Ave, Coral Gables, FL 33134

Located inside the classic Hotel St. Michel, Zucca Ristorante and Bar serves Italian dishes by chef Simone Mua like fried zucchini flowers stuffed with ricotta cheese and anchovies, linguini with Sardinian bottarga, white wine, broccoli, garlic and parsley; and 32-ounce T-bone steaks. Plus it features a cocktail program created by the Miami-based team of Cocktail Cartel.

162 Alcazar Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

5. Threefold Cafe

141 Giralda Ave, Coral Gables, FL

The only Aussie restaurant in town, Threefold Cafe is the spot in the Gables for a casual breakfast, serving Panther Coffee and Zak the Baker bread. Plus it has an all-day breakfast menu of fun (hearty) plates like “Big Bad Aussie,” “Hash Tag This,” and “Toasted Like A Tourist.”

141 Giralda Ave
Coral Gables, FL

6. The Local Craft Food and Drink

150 Giralda Ave, Coral Gables, FL

Boasting a casual pub-like feel, this fun spot serves up all things craft. Its menu of gastropub, Southern favorites — like “Disco Fries” covered in bacon gravy — changes daily, and there are always 18 craft beers on tap.

150 Giralda Ave
Coral Gables, FL

7. House Kitchen + Bar

180 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables, FL 33134

From the people behind the longstanding South Miami restaurant, Town Kitchen + Bar, is the aptly named House a Town Kitchen & Bar. It’s new American cuisine falls in line with its sister restaurant’s offerings like whole roasted chickens, lobster truffle fettuccine, a variety of salads, flatbreads, and pizzas, along with a popular happy hour.

180 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

8. Uvaggio Wine Bar

70 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables, FL

Everyone loves a good wine bar. That’s especially true with Uvaggio, a fun, chic spot with Old World charms, live music, inventive cuisine, and some of the best “juice” (aka what sommelier Heath Porter calls wine) in the city.

70 Miracle Mile
Coral Gables, FL

9. Plomo Tequila & Taco Bar

230 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables, FL 33134

Situated right on Miracle Mile — and from the same guys behind Crema Gourmet Espresso Bar and Copper 29 — it features 11 taco options varying from chicken, steak, pork, seafood, vegetarian and egg, plus 65 different varieties of tequila served straight or mixed into a variety of cocktails.

230 Miracle Mile
Coral Gables, FL 33134

10. Bulla Gastrobar

2500 Ponce de Leon Blvd, Coral Gables, FL

A casual Spanish spot with high-top tables, it has tasty sangria and hearty tapas like suckling pig hash, veal and pork burgers, and Oxtail flatbread.

2500 Ponce de Leon Blvd
Coral Gables, FL

11. Salumeria 104

117 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables, FL 33134

Italian restaurant Salumeria 104 has set up its second location in Coral Gables. The popular Midtown restaurant centered around the Italian deli idea, features all the dishes that made its original location a star — like gnocchi al Romana and almond cake— plus it also features a takeaway option that sells meats by the pound.

117 Miracle Mile
Coral Gables, FL 33134

12. Doc B's Fresh Kitchen

301 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables, FL 33134

This Chicago mini-chain serves an expansive menu that has something for everyone. On the menu expect dishes like “create your own steak” allowing guests to choose the type of cut, seasoning, sauce or topping they’d like, plus options like the spicy “angry” meatball, grilled shrimp, wood-fired pizzas, along with a popular daily happy hour.

301 Miracle Mile
Coral Gables, FL 33134

13. M House

2524 S Le Jeune Rd, Miami, FL 33134

M House showcases Miami-meets-Europe feel, inspired by the longtime Coral Gables favorite Giacosa, it offers a menu filled with Mediterranean dishes octopus with roasted zucchini, smoked shrimp cocktail, and more, plus a full bar program complete with wines from around the region.

2524 S Le Jeune Rd
Miami, FL 33134

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