Dress in your favorite country’s team shirt and wave its flag during the World Cup Soccer take-over at Miami bars. Bars and restaurants are offering food and drink specials for FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 watch parties.
Here are the hot spots to catch all the action from June 14-July 15:
Barsecco, 1421 S. Miami Ave., (305-577-9809), where for match days they’ll offer Cachaca specials, $36 Caipirinha pitchers and live entertainment.
Batch Gastropub, 30 SW 12 St. (305-808-5555) is offering several drink specials including $5 Estrella drafts, 5 for buckets of Budweiser, Bud Light, Rolling Rock and Shock Top and various food specials.
Biscayne Bay Brewing Company, 8000 NW 25 St., #500, Doral (305-381-5718) is pouring pitchers of several of their craft beers for $7.50. They’ll also be offering brunch options.
Bristol’s Burgers in The Diplomat Beach Resort, 3420 S. Ocean Dr. (954-602-8760) has happy hour pricing on mac ‘n cheese tots and smoked chicken wings plus, $25 buckets of canned beers or $30 for bottles or $5 beers from 5-7 p.m.
Caña Restaurant, 1102 Brickell Bay Dr., Miami (786-535-1653) is a new restaurant in Hyatt Centric Brickell and they’re offering World Cup Specials including $10 sliders, $8 wings, $6 chicken croquettes and $8 special themed cocktails.
Canvas Pop-Up Gallery, 70 NE 17 St., Miami hosts The Final Match: Brunch & Brews Watch Party with outdoor games, soccer skills competitions and food for sale by Fufi’s Empanadas and Doggystyle Miami. July 15 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
CityPlace Doral, 8300 NW 36 St., Doral is hosting a FIFA World Cup Final Watch Party with a family-friendly celebration including music by DJ Bulldog, an inflatable soccer field, a live mural artist, arts & crafts booths and face painting for kids and other outdoor games. Restaurants and bars will have food and drink specials. July 15 at 11 a.m.
Clevelander Bar, 1020 Ocean Dr., Miami Beach (786-276-1417) is the golden jewel of Ocean Drive, the heart and soul of South Beach. Their game day Kegs ‘N Eggs Special includes choice of a breakfast burrito or a classic breakfast and two Bud Lights or Mimosas. It’s $19.99 if purchased online, $24.99 on-site.
Concrete Beach Brewery, 325 NW 24 St., Miami (305-796-2727) is opening early for the morning games with free bagels and coffee and offering happy hour prices to anyone sporting their favorite team jersey.
Fado Irish Pub at Mary Brickell Village, 900 S. Miami Ave., (786-924-0972), where on all match days throughout the Cup they’ll offer $6 Bloody Mary’s and $5 beers of the month as well as select special pricing on breakfast items and snacks.
Foxhole 1218 14 Ct., Miami Beach (305-534-3511) is a hidden gem whose entrance is almost a secret and if you can find it they’ll have $2 domestic and imported beers through the run of the World Cup.
GK Bistronomie, 218 NW 25 St., Wynwood (786-477-5151) where you can sip $3 Estrella beers during afternoon games and the Lunch4Locals for $14 for soup or salad and an entree.
Lolo’s Surf Cantina, 161 Ocean Dr., Miami Beach (305-735-6973) is in the Sofi neighborhood of Miami Beach and specialty World Cup-themed cocktails including the Moscow to Cancun for $10, Hibiscus Sangria for $7 or Mexico City and Caipirinhas for $5.
Miami International Mall Viewing Lounge at Macy’s Men’s Court, 1455 NW 107 Ave., Doral where on June 14 from 6-8 p.m., they’ll host World Cup kick-off celebration with complimentary bites from the Knife Restaurant and sip on Golden Super Premium Spanish Sangria. Then, for the remainder of the month fans can sample food and beverages from mall tenants while watching the matches on comfortable lounge chairs.
Miranda Cuisine & Bar in the EB Hotel, 4299 NW 36 St., Miami (786-409-6490), where throughout the World Cup you can enjoy their $15 Executive Lunch Menu in addition to a selection of $10 bar bites, $5 beers and $7 glasses of wine and specialty cocktails.
Novecento, 18831 Biscayne Blvd., Aventura (305-466-0900); 1414 Brickell Ave., Miami (305-403-0900); 620 Crandon Blvd., Key Biscayne (305-362-0900) has a prix-fixe early morning menu where for $25 you can choose avocado toast, lomito sandwich and bacon pancakes from 7-9 a.m. Buckets of Heineken are $25 and unlimited Mimosas $20. Live DJ, afterparties and face painting will take place during rival matches.
Plomo Tequila & Taco Bar, 230 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables (305-456-1928) where along with their other Happy Hour specials from 3-7 p.m. they’ll also be $6 margaritas and $3 tacos during all afternoon games.
ROK: BRGR, 5800 SW 73 St., South Miami (305-663-6099) is featuring $5 Stella Artois draft beers and $5 Three Olives Vodka and Flavors during all games.
Skorpios Miami, 3252 NE 1 Ave., Miami (786-329-5905) is serving up a complimentary shot of Fos Mastiha for every goal scored during matches on June 16 and 17.
SushiSamba, 600 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach (305-673-5337); 180 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables (305-448-4990) is featuring specials throughout the World Cup including leblon caipirinhas as well as other food and drink specials and entertainment by samba dancers. And the best #SambaSelfie taken throughout the tournament wins dinner for four at the SushiSamba location of their choice.
Veza Sur Brewery, 55 NW 25 St., Wynwood (786-362-6300) The brewery hosts a World Cup Kick-Off Party on June 14 at 10 a.m. to noon with complimentary breakfast including empanadas by Fufi, pastries from Zak the Baker, coffee from Box Cold Brew and Veza Sur beers including their new El Diez 10. They’ll have $2 CHOPP beers available at every game until the end of the World Cup. RSVP required for Kick-Off event.
Tacology in Brickell City Centre, 701 S. Miami Ave., 4th Floor (786-347-5368) is offering half-priced beers during all the matches.
UVA Wine & Pisco Bar in Atton Brickell Miami, 1500 SW 1 Ave. (786-600-2600) is offering an extended happy hour with tempura shrimp, watermelon salad, Asian style wings, calamari along with $6 glasses of wine, $7 cocktails and $3 craft beers.
Wynwood Marketplace, 2250 NW 2 Ave., Wynwood is where you can catch daily games and make sure to RSVP ahead each day throughout the month for a complimentary Bud Light.
Zucca, 162 Alcazar Ave., Coral Gables (786-452-1336) is hosting their viewing action at the bar for every match with special happy hour prices on Italian bites and craft cocktails.