Oceanfront Hotels in South Beach Miami | The Shelborne FL

The Shelborne is ideally located to take advantage of nightlife, business and leisure attractions in the Miami South Beach area. Check out the local destination guide for attractions and events in the greater Miami area.

Miami Beach Nightlife is plentiful. Whether you are into clubbing or are looking for a quiet, intimate dinner and the symphony, Miami Beach offers up a cornucopia of entertainment venues sure to appeal to all tastes. The Shelborne concierge will be happy to assist you further with all of your special needs.

Several sports teams call South Florida home. During your stay at the Shelborne enjoy a great football or baseball game at Landshark Stadium, or watch the Heat at the American Airlines Arena.

Be sure to contact the Shelborne concierge for any assistance you may need.

Attractions


Guide - Nightlife - Bars

Abbey Brewing Co.

About:
1115 16th St, Miami Beach, FL 33139 305-538-8110

Description: SOUTH BEACH. While a good portion of the SoBe nightscene is as much spectacle as it is substance, this 16th Street watering hole makes no bones about its intent. This is 100% bar ­ the type of place where you can enjoy a tall, cold pint of ale, friendly conversation, and perhaps some classic Stones or Dead playing in the background. Microbrews and hard-to-find European imports are available, but the Abbey's own house brews can give any of them a run for their money.

Hours:
Daily 1pm-5am

Payment Methods:
Visa,Master Card,American Express,Diner's Club

Website:
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Churchill´s Pub

About:
5501 NE 2nd Ave, Miami, FL 33137 305-757-1807

Description: UPPER EAST SIDE. Offering an extensive variety of rock and other live bands, this British-run pub is a long-term favorite of the local Indie crowd. It's a popular spot for heavy metal and punk rock, but jazz and acoustic shows are also held weekly. Sports fans also congregate here to catch the action on TV, so check the schedule for extended hours.

Hours:
Daily 11am-3am

Payment Methods:
Visa,Master Card,American Express

Website:
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GameTime

About:
5701 Sunset Dr, The Shops at Sunset Place, South Miami, FL 33143 305-667-4263

Description: SOUTH MIAMI. Come early and stay late at GameTime, a leisure venue where the whole family will be entertained for hours on end. Fun restaurants, stylish bars, all of the latest video games, interactive attractions and much more. Try the Vertical Reality ­ unlike any video game you've played before, it simulates a 3-story free-fall ­ and you don't move an inch! Race in the Indy 500, drive a (virtual) monster truck, and enter Jurassic Park's Lost World ­ it's all in a day's fun at this unique attraction that takes theme parks to a new, high-tech level.

Hours:
Sun-Wed 11am-11pm; Thu 11am-Midnight; Fri-Sat 11am-2am

Payment Methods:
Visa,Master Card,American Express,Diner's Club

Website:
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Globe Café & Bar

About:
377 Alhambra Cir, Coral Gables, FL 33134 305-445-3555

Description: Coral Gables' answer to the South Beach crush, this popular cafe is a veritable magnet for upscale young professionals on weekday evenings. The work day done, they gather for intriguing cocktails and socializing, eager to slough off the cares of necessity ­ after a quick stop-off at home to freshen up, of course. If food's in order, the menu offers appetizers, pastas, seafood, steaks and sandwiches. Live jazz adds to the ambience, and on Friday nights, the party even spills out into the streets ­ with police approval. Should you desire a VIP experience, the elegant Black Room is a members-only refuge.

Hours:
Mon 11:30am-3pm; Tue 11:30am-10pm; Wed-Thu 11:30am-Midnight; Fri 11:30am-1am; Sat 7pm-2am

Payment Methods:
Visa,Master Card,American Express

Website:
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Houston's ­ Coral Gables

About:
201 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables, FL 33134 305-529-0141

Description: CORAL GABLES. Located on the Miracle Mile, this popular steakhouse is known, not only for its food, but also for its bar scene. During after-work hours, Houston's bar fills quickly, so be sure to arrive early if you hope to score a seat. The extensive menu offers something for everyone, from mouthwatering veggie burgers to juicy, oak-fired steaks. If you're too hungry to wait for your main course, try Houston's famous spinach dip ­ so good you may have to place a second order!

Hours:
Sun-Mon 11:30am-10pm; Tue-Thu, Sat 11:30am-11pm; Fri 11:30am-Midnight

Payment Methods:
Visa,Master Card,American Express,Diner's Club

Website:
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Luna Star Cafe & Gallery

About:
775 NE 125th St, North Miami, FL 33161 305-799-7123

Description: NORTH MIAMI. Enjoy the trendy, original decor at this cafe, which makes you feel right at home with comfortably plush couches, soft lighting and lots of creative local art on the walls. During the day, this is a cafe and coffee bar, where people pop in to chat with friends over cappuccino and latte. In the evening, the South Florida Folk Club sponsors acoustic concerts that are popular among the area arts community and local students. No cocktails, but you can have a beer as you enjoy some soothing folk tunes.

Hours:
Tue-Sat 4pm-Midnight

Payment Methods:
Cash Only

Website:
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Mac's Club Deuce

About:
222 14th St, Miami Beach, FL 33139 305-531-6200

Description: SOUTH BEACH. Mac's is fondly known as South Beach's premier dive bar. Barflies, trendy types, and drag queens mix and mingle at this simple nightspot, where rock and roll on the jukebox provides the only entertainment ­ other than people-watching, which is endlessly entertaining here. Casual wear is recommended, but people show up in all manner of attire, from cutoffs to cocktail dresses. Another claim to fame at Mac's is the cheapest beer in South Beach, served to you with no frills in a basic plastic cup. The consummate seediness of the bar has made it a favorite with those from all walks of life. Smoking permitted at the bar.

Hours:
Daily 8am-5am

Payment Methods:
Cash Only

Website:
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Mango's Tropical Café

About:
900 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139 305-673-4422

Description: SOUTH BEACH. Experience the islands without leaving South Beach. You can't miss this place right on the water, where crowds bustle, music blares and tropical drinks are flowing. Enter the jungle-like atmosphere and you'll be amazed at the mural all over the building, which was painted by seven Haitian artists over a period of nine years. There's plenty of live music in the evenings; the cover varies according to the artist. Tasty Latin cuisine is served inside and outside, and there's a small dance floor. The spacious bi-level building accommodates big crowds, and the reggae and salsa music, along with scantily clad dancers, adds an exotic flair.

Hours:
Daily 11am-5am

Payment Methods:
Visa,Master Card,American Express,Diner's Club

Website:
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Monty's Raw Bar

About:
2550 S Bayshore Dr, Coconut Grove, FL 33133 305-856-3992

Description: COCONUT GROVE. A Coconut Grove staple for well over 30 years, Monty's is all that vacationers (and residents) dream about: a waterside setting, soft breezes, incredible seafood, easy camaraderie and cold, potent drinks. Afternoons and evenings find work-weary folks newly invigorated by happy hour drink specials and picturesque views. The raw bar plies them with stone crab, oysters and clams while live bands keep rhythms up and patrons happy. Frozen drinks are a real treat, and you can even pull your boat up to the marina if you've been tooling about on the water.

Hours:
Sun-Thu 11:30am-10:30pm; Fri-Sat 11:30am-1am

Payment Methods:
Visa,Master Card,American Express,Diner's Club

Website:
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Nikki Beach Miami

About:
1 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139 305-538-1111

Description: SOUTH BEACH. In every sense, Nikki is a beach club, from its tiki bars and cabanas to its Survivor-meets-Fantasy Island decor. Awesome DJs spin top tunes constantly, and great global food makes for terrific nibbling. Plus, a never-ending parade of SoBe's famously beautiful models, society pagers and jetsetters ensures that standard goings-on never get stale. The campy vibe is irresistible, and excellent disco, lounge and dance music are certain to put you in a party mood.

Hours:
Mon-Sat 11am-11pm; Sun 11am-5am Event Dates and Times Vary

Payment Methods:
Visa,Master Card,Discover,American Express,Diner's Club

Website:
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Rose Bar

About:
1685 Collins Ave, Delano Hotel, Miami Beach, FL 33139 305-674-6400

Description: SOUTH BEACH. Incomparable people-watching is a mainstay at the Rose Bar where, appropriately enough, pink-tinted lighting lets guests view each other through the proverbial rose-colored glasses. This unique touch flatters the appearance-conscious clientele ­ not that anyone in the dewy-faced bunch needs it! Lounge music sets the groove as international beauties and Hollywood types sip Cosmopolitans and mingle. If hunger rears its head, a fashionable sushi bar sits next door.

Hours:
Sun-Thu Noon-2am; Fri-Sat Noon-3am

Payment Methods:
Visa,Master Card,Discover,American Express

Website:
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Score

About:
727 Lincoln Rd, Miami Beach, FL 33139 305-535-1111

Description: SOUTH BEACH. This is the most popular gay bar in South Beach. The dance floor is always jumping, since Score hosts some of the area's top DJs. As the name suggests, this is a nightspot clearly devoted to bringing people together. Outdoor tables offer great views of lively Lincoln Road.

Hours:
Daily 3pm-5am

Payment Methods:
Visa,Master Card,Discover,American Express,Diner's Club

Website:
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Shula's Steak 2 ­ Miami Lakes

About:
6842 Main St, Don Shula's Hotel, Miami Lakes, FL 33014 305-820-8047

Description: MIAMI LAKES. Local sports legend Don Shula operates this relaxed hangout, which is adjacent to his popular steak house. Happy hour does brisk business, with beer and cocktail specials galore and plenty of appetizers to tie you over until dinner. The clubby decor, friendly service and low noise level make this an ideal spot to unwind after a long day. Later, head next door for the best steak in the area.

Hours:
Restaurant Daily 6:30am-11pm Bar Mon-Sat 11:30am-Midnight; Sun 8am-Midnight

Payment Methods:
Visa,Master Card,Discover,American Express,Diner's Club

Website:
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Tantra

About:
1445 Pennsylvania Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139 305-672-4765

Description: SOUTH BEACH. With its exotic atmosphere and Mediterranean-influenced menu, this restaurant and bar titillates the senses. The floor is covered in soft grass ­ yes, real growing grass ­ and the main dining area's Moorish aesthetic shines through in plush couches and a waterfall. Aphrodisiac martinis and a satisfying wine list hint at the range of beverages; food ­ should you desire it ­ includes filet mignon and a lobster napoleon. A great place to impress. Valet parking: $20.

Hours:
Mon, Fri-Sat 7pm-5am; Tue-Thu, Sun 7pm-1am Hours May Vary Seasonally

Payment Methods:
Visa,Master Card,Discover,American Express,Diner's Club

Website:
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The Bar

About:
172 Giralda Ave, Coral Gables, FL 33134 305-442-2730

Description: CORAL GABLES. A recent renovation has left this longstanding bar in top condition, ready to offer guests an evening of revelry or relaxation. The friendly, neighborhood vibe is immediately evident. This isn't one of those bars where you walk in and have your outfit inspected by a snooty crowd of cooler-than-thou types. Just walk in, play your favorite song on the fantastic jukebox (known for its diverse selection) and then grab your favorite domestic brew or perhaps a potent cocktail. If you're hungry, grab a booth and snack on satisfying pub grub. A great place to meet locals or fellow travelers. Live music on Saturday nights.

Hours:
Daily 11:30am-3am

Payment Methods:
Visa,Master Card,American Express,Diner's Club

Website:
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The Bar at the Setai Hotel

About:
2001 Collins Ave, Miami, FL 33139 305-520-6400

Description: SOUTH BEACH. Like the hotel itself, the Bar at the Setai Hotel caters to a well-heeled clientele who sip nothing but the best single malts and the finest wines. The stylish and ever-so-sophisticated space is modern and sleek, without being harsh or intimidating, thanks to the abundant use of natural materials like stone and wood. The long, low bar and cozy leather chairs are ideal for lingering over cocktails and with an atmosphere this rare, you never know who you might rub elbows with. The Setai also has an equally classy lounge that offers light meals and an impressive caviar menu, and a gorgeous outdoor bar that's perfect for afternoon lounging or an evening rendezvous.

Hours:
Sun-Thu 7am-Midnight; Fri-Sat 7am-1am

Payment Methods:
Visa,Master Card,Discover,American Express,Diner's Club

Website:
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The Playwright Irish Pub & Restaurant

About:
1265 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139 305-534-0667

Description: SOUTH BEACH. One of Miami's few true Irish pubs, the Playwright is tucked away on Washington Avenue, right in the middle of the trendy SoBe night scene. The decor takes a page from the "all things Irish" catalogue, featuring a mahogany bar imported from the Emerald Isle; cherry mahogany tables and chairs; photos of Joyce, Yeats, Shaw, Wilde, and other great Irish penmen; and an 18th century pulpit and two spectacular stained glass windows reclaimed from an old church. Of course, Guinness freely flows, and the hospitable bartenders can mix together just about any poison you desire.

Hours:
Daily 11am-5am

Payment Methods:
Visa,Master Card,American Express,Diner's Club

Website:
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Tobacco Road

About:
626 S Miami Ave, Miami, FL 33130 305-374-1198

Description: DOWNTOWN. If you're lost among the Brickell Avenue skyscrapers, just keep your eyes peeled for South Miami Avenue, and you'll soon stumble across this gritty, green cat dive. Miami's oldest watering hole, this groovy downtowner is a great place to wet your whistle with some ice cold brews or an expertly-mixed cocktail and enjoy the soothing sounds of old school jazz or blues. With a history that dates back over 90 years, this liquor bar has served such notables as Al Capone and B.B. King ­ most of them legally, of course. Today, Tobacco Road has gained fame for its awesome, homestyle ribs and speakeasy-like atmosphere. Live music nightly.

Hours:
Mon-Fri 11:30am-5am; Sat-Sun Noon-5am

Payment Methods:
Visa,Master Card,Discover,American Express,Diner's Club

Website:
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Van Dyke Café

About:
846 Lincoln Rd, Lincoln Mall, Miami Beach, FL 33139 305-534-3600

Description: SOUTH BEACH. While the Van Dyke pulls in a cafe-society crowd of locals with its elegant menu, it also boasts terrific live jazz in its upstairs venue. A speakeasy-like ambience reigns, complete with rich fabrics, upholstered seating, and a beautiful oak bar. Sophisticated older couples often gather to enjoy the soothing stylings of quartets and vocalists, all the while nursing cocktails and nibbling on baked brie or prosciutto and melon. An intimate escape from SoBe's crush and the city's neon-and-pastel gloss.

Hours:
Sun-Thu 8am-1am; Fri-Sat 8am-2am

Payment Methods:
Visa,Master Card,Discover,American Express,Diner's Club

Website:
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Wet Willie's

About:
760 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139 305-532-5650

Description: SOUTH BEACH. You know what you are in for as soon as you hear the name of this bar's most popular drink ­ the Call A Cab. Just about every alcoholic beverage is combined in this fruity concoction that often lives up to its name. There is a long list of sweet, slushy drinks, but they are far more potent than they appear. The lively crowd is diverse and friendly, and the view from the second-floor patio is one of the best. Grab a coveted spot here and watch the ocean and the action on Ocean Drive. ATM machines on the premises.

Hours:
Sun-Thu 11am-3am; Fri-Sat 11am-4am

Payment Methods:
Cash Only

Website:
Visit Wet Willie's Online