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We've Found Miami's Top 10 Spots for Oysters

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We be slurplin and shuckin’ these succulent suckers as the oyster craze has officially hit a trend peak in the Miami dining scene. Diners are crowding local bars and restaurants and sinking their taste buds into this aphrodisiac indulgence. And Miami’s postcard backdrop with it’s sexy gente and cool beaches is the perfect spot to throw back some chilled champagne and oysters on a hot day.

And whether you’re an East Coast or West Coast fan — there are plenty of these fresh critters to go around in some of Miami’s top hotspots. Below are our top 10 picks (listed in alphabetical order) to find these slurpable crustaceans.

— Contributions by Kathy Buccio

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Note: Restaurants on this map are listed geographically.

1. Edge, Steak & Bar

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1435 Brickell Ave
Miami, FL 33131
(305) 381-3015
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When you think of oyster bars, steakhouses don't usually come to mind. But locals in-the-know head to Edge for its fresh seafood, including $1 oysters during its happy hour, just as much as they do for the restaurant's steak creations.

2. Garcia's Seafood Grille & Fish

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398 NW North River Dr
Miami, FL 33128
(305) 375-0765
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A classic Miami seafood restaurant located right on the Miami River. Grab a seat outside and literally watch your seafood get delivered by boat right before serving. Can't get much fresher than that.

3. Juvia

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1111 Lincoln Rd
Miami Beach, FL 33139
(305) 763-8272
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If you're looking to enjoy a killer view with your oysters then this is your spot. Located on top of Lincoln Road Mall it's got some of the best views in Miami and some of the freshest seafood to boot. Your best bet? Grab a dozen oysters, a cocktail and take in the sunset at this scenic establishment.

4. Lure Fishbar

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1601 Collins Ave
Miami Beach, FL 33139
(305) 695-4550
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Carefully selected from local purveyors, the oysters at Lure at quite the catch. And now with the addition of Rum Line, there will be a few specials on Oysters with different toppings while showcasing tropical flavors such as Papaya, Guava, Coconut and Habanero Chili. We also showcase Oyster Ceviche using West Cost Oysters on The Rum Line menu.

5. Market At Edition

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2901 Collins Avenue
Miami Beach, FL 33140
At this casual brasserie at the newly opened Edition Hotel on Miami Beach, specialty oysters are best enjoyed with a glass of champers after a well-deserved beach day. Make yourself comfortable at one of their communal tables.

6. Michael's Genuine Food & Drink

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130 NE 40th St
Miami, FL 33137
(305) 573-5550
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This Design District darling just did a complete overhaul of its ever-popular bar, adding in a large raw bar where you can watch your oysters shucked right before you just second before they are served.

7. Midtown Oyster Bar

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3301 NE 1st Ave Ste 103-1
Miami, FL 33137
(786) 220-2070
The new kid on the block, the Midtown Shops are adding their own slurp station to the mix. Think brewery but for oysters. It’s a sealover’s dream.

8. Mignonette

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210 NE 18th St
Miami, FL 33132
(305) 374-4635
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Best enjoyed with a drop of mignonette down the hatch, the oysters at Mignonette are the restaurant’s scene stealer. Drop in for happy hour where two types of oysters from the rotating selection are picked for happy hour every weekday. It’s the same experience you’ll get the rest of the time, but for a buck less an oyster.

9. Sugarcane Raw Bar Grill

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3252 NE 1st Ave
Miami, FL 33137
(786) 369-0353
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At this perpetually busy, Midtown mainstay, you can always find dozens of people slurping down oysters on the half shell served from the restaurant's massive raw bar.

10. The River Oyster Bar

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650 S Miami Ave
Miami, FL 33130
(305) 530-1915
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One of the last downtown haunts still standing post-construction (but not for long, a new location coming soon), River Oyster Bar sets the standard for lunch and dinner oyster specials.

1. Edge, Steak & Bar

1435 Brickell Ave, Miami, FL 33131
When you think of oyster bars, steakhouses don't usually come to mind. But locals in-the-know head to Edge for its fresh seafood, including $1 oysters during its happy hour, just as much as they do for the restaurant's steak creations.
1435 Brickell Ave
Miami, FL 33131

2. Garcia's Seafood Grille & Fish

398 NW North River Dr, Miami, FL 33128
A classic Miami seafood restaurant located right on the Miami River. Grab a seat outside and literally watch your seafood get delivered by boat right before serving. Can't get much fresher than that.
398 NW North River Dr
Miami, FL 33128

3. Juvia

1111 Lincoln Rd, Miami Beach, FL 33139
If you're looking to enjoy a killer view with your oysters then this is your spot. Located on top of Lincoln Road Mall it's got some of the best views in Miami and some of the freshest seafood to boot. Your best bet? Grab a dozen oysters, a cocktail and take in the sunset at this scenic establishment.
1111 Lincoln Rd
Miami Beach, FL 33139

4. Lure Fishbar

1601 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Carefully selected from local purveyors, the oysters at Lure at quite the catch. And now with the addition of Rum Line, there will be a few specials on Oysters with different toppings while showcasing tropical flavors such as Papaya, Guava, Coconut and Habanero Chili. We also showcase Oyster Ceviche using West Cost Oysters on The Rum Line menu.
1601 Collins Ave
Miami Beach, FL 33139

5. Market At Edition

2901 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33140
At this casual brasserie at the newly opened Edition Hotel on Miami Beach, specialty oysters are best enjoyed with a glass of champers after a well-deserved beach day. Make yourself comfortable at one of their communal tables.
2901 Collins Avenue
Miami Beach, FL 33140

6. Michael's Genuine Food & Drink

130 NE 40th St, Miami, FL 33137
This Design District darling just did a complete overhaul of its ever-popular bar, adding in a large raw bar where you can watch your oysters shucked right before you just second before they are served.
130 NE 40th St
Miami, FL 33137

7. Midtown Oyster Bar

3301 NE 1st Ave Ste 103-1, Miami, FL 33137
The new kid on the block, the Midtown Shops are adding their own slurp station to the mix. Think brewery but for oysters. It’s a sealover’s dream.
3301 NE 1st Ave Ste 103-1
Miami, FL 33137

8. Mignonette

210 NE 18th St, Miami, FL 33132
Best enjoyed with a drop of mignonette down the hatch, the oysters at Mignonette are the restaurant’s scene stealer. Drop in for happy hour where two types of oysters from the rotating selection are picked for happy hour every weekday. It’s the same experience you’ll get the rest of the time, but for a buck less an oyster.
210 NE 18th St
Miami, FL 33132

9. Sugarcane Raw Bar Grill

3252 NE 1st Ave, Miami, FL 33137
At this perpetually busy, Midtown mainstay, you can always find dozens of people slurping down oysters on the half shell served from the restaurant's massive raw bar.
3252 NE 1st Ave
Miami, FL 33137

10. The River Oyster Bar

650 S Miami Ave, Miami, FL 33130
One of the last downtown haunts still standing post-construction (but not for long, a new location coming soon), River Oyster Bar sets the standard for lunch and dinner oyster specials.
650 S Miami Ave
Miami, FL 33130

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