A Handy Guide
to Inexpensive Restaurants in South Beach
Got the munchies, but don’t have the big bucks to spare on places
like the Forge or Barton G? Here are some suggestions for dining out.
Cheap restaurants in Miami Beach
11th St. Diner
An authentic diner with neon and chrome, this is an ideal spot to
hit for breakfast after a night of hard South Beach partying.
Authentic French-feeling cafe with the best crepes in town.
Think Big. Big portions of comfort food served in a Big diner setting
with Big desserts, and Big TV's.
A friendly place to stop and have a sandwich just the way you like
it. You won't leave hungry.
Affordable Italian food best eaten at home. I heard the gnocci is
out of this world.
If you're in the mood for a juicy, greasy cheeseburger, this is
the place to go.
Award-winning, grilled (not fried) chicken fast-food restaurant.
This Cuban cafeteria-turned-restaurant and bar is open around the
clock and offers the tastiest Cuban sandwiches, cafe con leche,
and wireless internet access.
Popular for its homemade soups and tossed-to-order salads. The signature
menu item is the go-go pie, a light pastry wrapper filled with tasty
ingredients, baked while you wait.
Fresh, healthy Mediterranean food served with a smile in a casual
atmosphere. Owner Mario Elasmar's motto is, "Our customers
Oldies sounding through the speakers, waiters in paper hats, french
fries and onion rings, vanilla coke, who could ask for more?
The place for gourmet sandwiches. Not the cheapest sandwich joint
in town but maybe the best.
A good-for-you Mexican restaurant with wireless internet access.
One of the oldest pizzerias in Miami Beach, this restaurant offers
a very extensive Italian menu.
Healthy, Mediterranean pitas, gyros & salads at affordable prices.
This shop provides an array of fresh squeezed fruit and vegetable
juices, smoothies, wraps, sandwiches, and salads, all while priding
themselves on customer service.
I have heard nothing but good things about this Traditional Israeli
and Middle Eastern pita shop. Stop in any day except Saturday.
Founded in 1988, this grilled chicken chain has 19 locations in
Stop in for an over-sized slice of gourmet pizza. You will be so
glad you did!
A favorite of club kids, bar and restaurant workers, budget tourists
and anyone else who needs fresh fast food at almost any hour of
the day or night.
A healthy way to quench your thirst after a hard workout or a day
at the beach.
Sum Yum Gai
If you can get past the name, South Beach's best Chinese food is
on the other side.
If you're in need of a quick, affordable sushi fix, this is the
A great place to have a bagel and coffee while surfing the web with
wireless internet access.