Traxsource Guide to Miami

With the madness of the Miami Music Week firmly underway, We thought we would offer you some of our local knowledge on things to check out while the circus is in town!

We have always been based in and around Miami and we have seen the city change a lot over the years. Where once Miami Beach was the main hot spot, the Downtown area and artistic Wynwood district now offer their very own eclectic daytime activities and nightlife action. This handy little guide will offer you a little assistance in navigating your way through the Winter Music Conference just like a local. With our insider knowledge on the best places to eat, drink, shop and party in Miami, you can really make the most of your time in our hometown. Enjoy!

5 Great (Local favorites) Restaurants in Miami:

– Drunken Dragon
– Beakers & Grey
– Kush
– Pride & Joy BBQ
– Taquiza

5 Best Places to Brunch (because you won’t ever see breakfast!)

– The Federal Food Drink & Provisions
– Zuma
– R House Wynwood
– Michael’s Genuine Food & Drink
– Icebox

5 Great Miami Beach Lunch Spots to Soothe the Soul:

– Market at The Edition Hotel
– Yardbird
– Carrot Express
– Jimmy’s Kitchen (Miami Beach)
– Lyon Freres Petit Marche

5 Great Miami Pre-Club Bars

– Broken Shaker
– Wynwood Yard
– Wood Tavern
– Sweet Liberty
– Foxhole

5 Best Underground Clubs (where you won’t bump into Steve Aoki!)

– Electric Pickle
– Trade
– Treehouse
– Bardot
– Heart

5 Great Daytime Drinking Venues (don’t overdo it though!)

– Soho Lounge
– The Standard
– The National
– Wynwood Brewery
– Nikki Beach

5 Top Pizza Spots to Carb Up (you’ll need them!)

– Visa01
– Baccano
– Lucali
– I Heart PIZZA
– Andeamo

5 Great Sushi Spots:

– Makoto Bal Harbour
– Sushi Garage Sunset Harbour
– Nobu Eden Roc
– Sushi Daraku
– Katsuya

5 Miami Sweet Institutions:

– Fireman Derricks
– True Loaf Bakery
– Bunny Cakes
– Salty Donut
– Joe’s Takeout

5 Great Stores to Grab Your Garms & Grooves:

BASE, Lincoln RD.
– Sweat Records
– Alchemist
– Grooveman

5 Cost Effective Outlets to Pull Off a Party Outfit

– Rumors Boutique
– Out of the Closet Thrift stores
– Give Good Works
– The Little Haiti Thrift Shop
– The Recycled Closet

So there you have it, our Miami Winter Music Conference insiders guide to the best places to visit in our exuberant hometown. This time of year is when the city really comes to life, so enjoy the best of everything we have to offer here in Miami and hopefully we’ll see you on the dancefloor!