It's America’s 242nd Birthday and that means barbecues and fireworks all across South Florida. Celebrate the Fourth of July in style and head to one of these top 10 places to dine and drink with the best views!
3101 NE 7th Ave, Miami, FL
An outrageous bay view awaits at AMARA at Paraiso! Watch the fireworks, listen to DJ Savy Fontana and indulge in this chic Fourth of July BBQ. Chef Michael Paley has curated a Latin-inspired menu including a whole pig roast along with chorizo burgers, Butifarra hotdogs, grilled oysters and much more. AMARA will add to the festivities with a special cocktail offering and Cusqueña buckets for $20. Reservations recommended and are available from 5:30 to 11PM.
29 NE 11th St, Miami, FL
Celebrates America's independence during Rooftop at E11EVEN's legendary Wednesday night party. You can dance, eat and drink from 7PM to the early morning. Book a table and enjoy a three-course dinner along with those city views. Remember to make reservations before you go!
788 Brickell Plaza, Miami, FL
Take in Sugar's panoramic views from their 40th floor rooftop oasis. Along with their signature Asian-inspired cuisine and cocktails, Sugar will offer a classic American Banana Foster Cake to add a bit of sweetness to those breathtaking views. Sugar will be open from 5PM until 1AM. Reservations recommended.
1 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL
You don’t have to stop camping once you become an adult! Nikki Beach presents Camp Nikki Beach on July 4th where you can “escape the ordinary” with bunk fun, activities fit for adults, and s’more making. Get a head start on the celebration with their signature brunch from 12PM until 5PM. After 5PM, the camp party continues into the late night. $20 general admission fee after 5PM.
1200 Anastasia Ave, Coral Gables, FL
The City of Coral Gables and The Biltmore Hotel come together to celebrate the Fourth of July with food and drinks at the historic Biltmore Hotel. While waiting for the fireworks show at 9PM, grab a few drinks at the open bar and indulge in the Char-Grilled Manhattan Cut New York Strip Steaks, All-American Apple Pie, and plenty more BBQ dishes to satisfy your taste buds. Celebrate The Fourth of July in luxurious style.
3201 Rickenbacker Causeway Key Biscayne, Fl
A Miami staple, The Rusty Pelican sits right on the Rickenbacker Marina. Cocktails, a Live DJ, an impressive view of the fireworks and unlimited food are waiting for you at this Independence Day celebration. Prices start at $65 for adults and $25 for children and can be purchased at eventbrite.com
450 NW North River Drive, Miami, FL
From noon until 11PM, Kiki on the River celebrates the 4th of July with NFL Miami Dolphins superstar Reshad Jones! Kiki’s Chef Steve Rhee puts a Greek spin on American classics like the Greek Style Burger a perfect pairing for the thirst-quenching drink specials including Poseidon's Punch. Reservations recommended by calling 786-502-3243
100 Chopin Plaza, Miami, FL
Bluewater cafe will have a poolside BBQ buffet for $35 accompanied with stellar drink specials. If you are just here for the fireworks, you’re in luck! Bluewater is positioned on the rooftop of the Intercontinental Hotel in Downtown Miami and will be the perfect spot to catch all the action on the Bay. General admission tickets start at $10 and can be purchased at EventBrite.com.
19999 W Country Club Dr, Aventura, FL
This All-American restaurant & bar is having an All-American BBQ for the whole family. Enjoy a 3-hour soirée on the terrace overlooking the Turnberry's tropical oasis. This party will feature entertainment for the whole family including face painting and bounce houses for the kids and unlimited unlimited beer, wine and specialty cocktails for the adults! Remember to make reservations and save your spot for the action.
7275 Collins Ave. Miami Beach, FL
Whether you want to celebrate the Fourth in the morning with NOBE Yoga on the beach, noon with lunch from food trucks, or night with junkanoo parade and fireworks, Fire on the Fourth has you covered. This free event will also have kids zone for face painting and soccer clinics with a Miami Beach backdrop. The city of Miami Beach has even provided shuttle service and city wide trolley all day.