Downtown

Downtown Travel Guide

Restaurants in Downtown

Miamians love the views of pricey speedboats and overloaded cargo ships from the open-air tables set along the Miami River at this downtown joint, but the real star is the seafood. It comes fried, blackened, or grilled to perfection and is served with sweet or green plantains.

Things to do in Downtown

Opened in 1926 as the Olympia Theater, this venue—with Moorish architectural touches and a faux-constellation ceiling painting—now hosts the Miami International Film Festival every January, the local ballet troupe Maximum Dance Company, and occasional concerts.