Panther Coffee 
Cuisine: Specialty brew and baked goods
What you’ll drink: Exotic coffees from all over the globe
Known for: Its artisanal twist on Miami’s old school Cuban cafeina scene, complete with a vintage 1920s German roasting machine
What you should know before you go: You can purchase bags of beans to go
Cost: $3 to $7 per person
Ideal meal: Coffee, coffee, coffee Why it’s still under wraps: It’s brand-new
2390 NW Second Ave., Miami, 305-677-3952; panthercoffee.com

Chow Down Grill 
Cuisine: Chinese
What you’ll eat: Twists on Asian favorites you know and love
Known for: Simple dishes
What you should know before you go: It’s a very small space
Cost: $10 to $20 per person
Ideal meal: Noodle soup, shrimp dumplings and egg rolls
Why it’s still under wraps: It’s located in Surfside—a primarily residential neighborhood
9517 Harding Ave., Surfside, 305-397-8494; chowdowngrill.com

Pubbelly 
Cuisine: Gastropub
What you’ll eat: Asian flavors mixed with modern American staples
Known for: A friendly, chef-driven vibe producing an army of small, tasty plates
What you should know before you go: There’s a communal table perfect for meeting fellow foodies
Cost: $30 to $45 per person
Ideal meal: Dates avec chorizo, spaghetti and meatballs, salt-and-pepper squid and vanilla ice cream topped with bits of brownies and bacon
Why it’s still under wraps: It’s brand-new
1418 20th St., Miami Beach, 305-532-7555; pubbelly.com

Garcia’s Seafood Grille & Fish Market 
Cuisine: Seafood
What you’ll eat: The ocean’s bounty, caught daily by its own fleet of boats
Known for: Alfresco dining with Miami River views
What you should know before you go: There’s a retail shop onsite
Cost: $15 to $25 per person
Ideal meal: Stone crabs and grouper fillet
Why it’s still under wraps: It has a slightly rustic feel
398 NW North River Dr., Miami, 305-375-0765; garciasmiami.com

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