The rich Latin culture in Miami and its immense influence on the culinary scene is recognized worldwide. When Latin cuisine converges with tastes of American, Asian or Peruvian cuisine (just to name a few!) the fusion restaurants that emerge are truly one-of-a-kind. Here is a list of the 8 must-try Latin-Fusion restaurants in the Magic City sure to delight and excite!
Chug’s Diner boasts various accolades, including recognition as a Michelin Bib Gourmand restaurant and receiving the title of “Best Cuban Restaurant in Miami” by USA Today 10Best. Chef Michael Beltran continues to intersect American cuisine with his Cuban heritage at this diner spot. Like a typical diner, breakfast is available all day along with lunch and dinner offerings. However, Chug’s Diner uniquely features a full bar and offers a curated cocktail list too. This open-concept restaurant surrounds guests in beautiful natural light and includes a ventanita, grab n’ go counter, diner-style counter seating, lounge area and a dining room. In addition, Chug’s remains home to Chef Giovanni Fesser’s Pastelito Papi brand and offers pastry chef Devin Braddock’s desserts.