We've put together the ultimate guide to Miami eateries and hotels where crypto aficionados can purchase with digital currency during Miami NFT Week from April 1 to 3 and Bitcoin Conference 2022 from April 6 to 9. Please see our guide below on where to dine and pay with Crypto.
1666 Lenox Ave / Website
Chotto Matte, a global restaurant, brings Nikkei cuisine to Miami Beach with flavors and ingredients that deftly merge Japanese and Peruvian culinary traditions. On April 5, the restaurant will debut its first-ever NFT in conjunction with NFT Week and the Bitcoin Conference. Chotto Matte will serve a limited-edition Bitcoin-inspired cocktail, the 10/31, made with Hakushu 12-year-old Japanese Whisky, Cognac, Umeshu Okinawa black sugar, and bitters as a hidden set menu, only purchasable in Bitcoin from April 4 to 10. The drink will be served with a flammable dollar garnish that will be flamed in front of the guests before disclosing a Bitcoin coin. Only those with "Whales" and "Industry" permits will have access to Chotto Matte's hidden menu, including luxurious meals like Wagyu Sirloin.
1350 S Dixie Highway / Website
Chef Niven Patel's Mamey, a trendy farm-to-table restaurant with Asian, Caribbean, and Polynesian elements, is a 4x James Beard candidate and Food and Wine Best Chef class of 2020. Mamey allows visitors to pay for meals using Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, Dogecoin, and four USD-pegged stablecoins (GUSD, USDC, PAX, and BUSD) thanks to the property's relationship with BitPay.
350 S Dixie Highway / Website
Chef Niven Patel's Orno, a 4x James Beard nominee and Food and Wine Best Chef class of 2020, is a New American restaurant that serves locally sourced ingredients from Chef Patel's farm, Rancho Patel. Specialty drinks and hand-selected wines complement Chef Patel's wood-fired culinary masterpieces. Guests at Orno can pay for meals with Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, Dogecoin, and four USD-pegged stablecoins (GUSD, USDC, PAX, and BUSD).
1801 Collins Ave / Website
Shelborne South Beach, an Art Deco gem, is conveniently located on Ocean Drive and features an exquisite Oasis Garden, David's Cafe (a Miami favorite for Cuban coffee), and an iconic Art Deco pool deck for a laid-back vibe and classic South Beach memories. Shelborne has partnered with BitPay to accept cryptocurrency payments online, via email, and in person.
1350 S Dixie Highway / Website
THesis Hotel Miami is a modern property located in Coral Gables, offering guests a sun-filled rooftop pool with tropical views and a poolside bar. THesis Hotel was the first hotel in the Miami area and one of the first nationwide to accept cryptocurrency as payment. Through its partnership with BitPay, THesis Hotel Miami allows guests to utilize Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, Dogecoin, and four USD-pegged stablecoins (GUSD, USDC, PAX, and BUSD) to pay for room reservations, dining, and event bookings.
Photography by: Courtesy Chotto Matte, Felipe Cuevas, Mamey, Orno, Shelborne South Beach, THesis Hotel Miami