With Miami Summer in full swing, here are some of the city’s best summer cocktails to beat the heat wave.
Beat the summer heat at Bellini, the Italian-inspired rooftop restaurant located at the iconic Mr. C Miami- Coconut Grove. Enjoy breathtaking views of Miami’s sparkling Biscayne Bay while sipping on Bellini’s signature La Pasion Cocktail. Carefully infused with Avion tequila, passion fruit and hints of citrus, this zesty yet refreshing sip instantly transports guests to the coast of Italy without ever leaving South Florida.
From the minds of Ignazio and Maggio Cipriani, a fourth-generation hotelier family, Bellini’s renowned Italian cuisine brings a contemporary edge to much-loved traditional favorites, as well as features classic Cipriani dishes. With world-class gastronomy and an elegant, sophisticated atmosphere, Bellini seamlessly encapsulates Modernist Miami with the La Dolce Vita lifestyle of Italy.
Hot summer days and frozen margaritas: a match made in heaven. Beat the heat this summer at Pink Taco, the iconic rocker-chic Mexican restaurant, and cool down with a spiked slushie. Enjoy a variety of indulgent frozen margarita flavors including lime, mango con chile, and strawberry. For a sweeter sip, enjoy any frozen margarita served in a pineapple.
Located in the heart of Miami Beach, where the local energy matches the restaurant’s high-spirited vibe, Pink Taco combines bold tastes with a lively atmosphere. Featuring a tequila-saturated and flavor-bursting menu, Pink Taco offers house-made margaritas and killer tacos made from scratch daily.
Cocktail menu here.
Lido Bayside Grill at The Standard Spa Miami Beach
Escape the summer heat, drink-in-hand, at the stylish waterfront gem, Lido Bayside Grill. Guests can indulge in crisp, summer-inspired cocktails such as the Viva el Verano; a tantalizing blend of blanco tequila, juicy watermelon, zesty lime, agave nectar, and a hint of Mexican chillies. Alternatively, sip on the invigorating Sunshine Juice; a heavenly concoction of tequila, freshly-pressed citrus fruits, and a touch of grapefruit soda that will transport your taste buds to new heights. To ante up the summer cocktail fun, join for High Tides Happy Hour, Monday to Friday 4-7PM and 10-11:30PM, all while enjoying the vibrant ambiance and breathtaking bayside vistas.
Full menu here.
Nestled within the iconic and stylish SLS South Beach, is Hyde’s first daylife oceanfront location–Hyde Beach. Featuring artful mixology and Katsuya-inspired cuisine, Hyde’s luxe lounge keeps its celebrated style and energy going all day and night in the heart of South Beach. This summer beat the heat with Hyde’s carefully crafted Sparkling Strawberry Crusta. Made with Belevedere vodka, fresh strawberries, lime, mint, and Chandon Ros–this makes the perfect refreshing drink while dancing away under the sun.
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Baia Beach Club
Baia Beach Club, the tropical waterfront oasis located at the iconic Mondrian South Beach is the perfect destination for Summery cocktails, light Mediterranean-inspired bites and breathtaking views of the Magic City. For a refreshing sip, enjoy the Azul, a subtle yet fruity mixture of Ketel One Botanicals Peach & Orange Blossom Vodka, St. Germain, White Wine, Ketel One Spritzer & fruit, – the perfect cool down cocktail. With a front row seat to picturesque views of Miami’s magnificent cityscape and sparkling Biscayne Bay, Baia Beach Club is the perfect destination to celebrate Summer in style.
Cocktail menu here.
Nestled in a lush garden oasis, Broken Shaker, the world-renowned, cult-favorite bar located inside the beloved Freehand Hotel, is the perfect place to hideout on a hot summer day. Known for its world-class mixology, Broken Shaker prides itself on serving ingenious cocktail blends and utilizing unique seasonal ingredients that make each sip a tantalizing twist on traditional cocktail artistry. Cool down with the Thai- Thai baby, a harmonious blend of Tromba Tequila, Manzanilla, Cucumber-Thai Basil Syrup, Absinthe & hints of citrus; this refreshingly sweet cocktail is a perfectly crisp Summer sip. With a free-spirited energy and boho atmosphere, Broken Shaker is the ideal destination to spend a South Florida summer day.
Full cocktail menu here