Summertime is upon us, guys, and you’re part of a lucky few. You live in a city that allows you to experience this season to the fullest. Whether it’s hitting the beach, yoga in the park, picnics, or simply enjoying the abundant sunshine, summer in Miami encompasses it all! If you’re new to the area or simply unsure of what to do, let us help you take advantage of the city (and the season) in the most essential way: dining out! Everybody has to eat, so we suggest eating out Miami style. Outside. Under the palms. Near the water. Here’s our list of some great waterfront restaurants in Miami. Yum! Black Point Ocean Grill 24775 SW 87th Avenue This outdoor restaurant features Bahamian Conch Fritters, homemade seafood chowders and even a dolphin reuben if you’re into that. Red Fish Grill 9610 Old Cutler Road This outdoor restaurant features dishes like steamed mussels, Caribbean bouillabaisse and jumbo crab cakes! Duffy’s Sports Grill 3969 NE 163rd Street This outdoor franchise offers classics like meatball sliders, calamari and coconut shrimp. Rusty Pelican 3201 Rickenbacker Causeway Visit this outdoor restaurant for brunch, lunch or dinner. They offer dishes like short rib empanadas, king crab and lobster risotto. Grove Bay Grill 3381 Pan American Drive This outdoor grill offers dishes like shrimp cocktail, hot wings and even burgers and fries. La Mar at Mandarin Oriental, Miami 500 Brickell Key Drive This upscale restaurant offers amazing views and even better Peruvian dishes. Try the branzino, arroz con mariscos or the quinoa caprese salad. If La Mar is more your style, we’d encourage you to end a great night out with our nearby Brickell property. Our affordable Brickell hotel provides accommodating services like free WiFi, free cable and plush and spacious suites. This means you can fill up on all the food and atmosphere you want and then rightfully crash with us. Enjoy yourself, people. It is Miami after all.