Miami is a cosmopolitan city, known for its wide range of unique shopping stops. From the high-class to local favorites, South Florida’s shopping destinations represent the culture of this city involving a wide variety of tastes, styles, brands, and everything in-between. Your day can be made complete by checking out a few of Miami’s iconic establishments for the day, where you might find yourself tempted to shop the day away. Follow these top areas to discover new fun items and experiences.
Hit up Aventura Mall, where thoughtful art installations take on the halls and luxury retailers such as Tiffany & Co. and Louis Vuitton call it home. Class and style envelop this shopping experience allowing you to unwind while surrounded by international brands and an array of praiseworthy food and restaurants. Aventura Mall might just be exactly how you’d like to welcome the day. Start with a blood-orange mimosa at Grand Lux Cafe and indulge on one of the spot's breakfast items to fuel up for a day full of shopping.
Drive on over to the Design District, where you can find boutiques such as Christian Louboutin, Louis Vuitton, Rolex Boutique and Scotch & Soda. Creativity abounds in this neighborhood known for its unique characteristics and beautiful hidden gems of architecture, as well as galleries peppered throughout. While shopping is casually upper-crust, the restaurants and lounges like Buena Vista Bistro, Gavanna, and Lemoni Café are equally exceptional; only dishing out food and good times for shoppers hungry for a bite before a stroll through the area. For people-watching, don’t forget to grab lunch at Michael’s Genuine.
Be sure to finish off the day at a spot that’s always bustling with activity, Dolphin Mall. Famous for the general selection of outlet stores, great deals and a grand open air entrance lined with premium restaurants and bars, Dolphin Mall is a shoppers dream. Pick up a Heat jersey at their licensed shop, bowl the night away at Strike Miami, sit back and catch a movie while eating lunch at CineBistro, or enjoy some live entertainment on the stage at the entrance to the mall. Finish the day with a lime mojito at Mojitos, and you’ve conquered the day.
Aventura Mall, 19501 Biscayne Blvd, Aventura, 305.935.1110
Buena Vista Bistro, 4582 NE 2nd Ave, Miami, 305.456.5909
Gavanna, 10 NE 40 St, Miami, 305.573.1321
Lemoni Cafe, 4600 NE 2nd Ave #8, Miami, 305.571.5080
Michael's Genuine, 130 NE 40th St, Miami, 305.573.5550
Dolphin Mall, 11401 NW 12th St, Miami, 305.365.7446