Many restaurants tend to be closed on Mondays. But hunger never rests: If you’re looking to start your week on the right foot, check out these restaurants that will definitely be open.
CJ’s Crab Shack
Whether you’re looking for a tasty and affordable lunch or dinner, you’ve come to the right place. South Beach CJ’s Crab Shack is open every day from noon to midnight—and we’re very grateful for that generous schedule. It’s good to know we can stop in at almost any time and get some delicious snow crab, fried shrimp, or seafood pasta.
CJ’s Crab Shack is located at 600 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139. For more information, visit their official website.
Key Biscayne’s Costa Med is another great spot with a convenient schedule. Open every day for dinner and almost every day for lunch, it’s always a good time to visit the neighborhood gem. At this Mediterranean-inspired eatery, you can have it all from French onion soup, steak tartare, and octopus carpaccio to lobster ravioli, honey roasted salmon, and lamb chops; there’s something for everyone.
Costa Med is located at 260 Crandon Boulevard, #46, Key Biscayne, FL 33149. For more information, visit their official website.
Jia is the South Beach spot for elevated Chinese cuisine not just on Mondays but every day. The South of Fifth restaurant and lounge features a mouthwatering menu of delights like mini fish buns, short rib dumplings, whole crispy Hunan red snapper, tea-smoked beef tenderloin, and Peking duck. One big perk: If you don’t feel like dining in, Jia lets you order to-go through the website. Either way, you’re in for a treat.
Jia is located at 808 1st Street, #3, Miami Beach, FL 33139. For more information, visit their official website.
Lobster Shack on Lincoln Road and South of Fifth shares the same convenient schedule of its sibling concept, CJ’s Crab Shack. Both locations are open every day from 11 a.m. (South Pointe) or noon (Lincoln Road) to midnight. That means you can swing for some of the best lobster rolls in town at your leisure. Both outposts also feature an array of non-lobster items like seared tuna salad, fish tacos, fried fish sandwiches, and even burgers.
Lobster Shack has multiple locations on Miami Beach. For more information, visit their official website.
Take a trip down memory lane at Miami Diner’s Downtown and Miami Beach locations. The retro American concept boasts all your comfort food favorites including milkshakes, burgers, subs, melts, and pasta options as well as plenty of breakfast items. Everything is available all day long, so if you ever wanted a milkshake for breakfast, go for it.
Miami Diner has multiple locations across Miami. For more information, visit their official website.
Pisco y Nazca
Feeling a little adventurous? Pisco y Nazca has you covered with a wealth of ceviches and other vibrant Peruvian fare. You can easily get lunch AND dinner out of a few ceviches and selections like fried yuca, chaufas (fried rice), lomo saltado (wok-seared tenderloin), and beef skewers. Everything is meant to be shared, so bring a friend or three to make the most of your visit. One thing’s for sure: You’ll need a nap later.
Pisco y Nazca has multiple locations across Miami. For more information, visit their official website.
Fresh American fare is what you’ll find at South Miami’s Public Square. The eatery, which is open every day, boasts a huge menu of bites. Start your meal with shrimp corn fritters, pork taquitos, roasted tomato soup, or just nosh on raw bar items like shrimp cocktail and Peruvian ceviche. Steaks abound, including New York Strip, ribeye, and picanha. Other mains include Chilean sea bass, grilled swordfish, and Morel mushroom risotto. We weren’t kidding when we called this menu huge.
Public Square is located at 6915 Red Road, Coral Gables, FL 33143. For more information, visit their official website.
RED South Beach
When it comes to great steaks in Miami, RED South Beach is always on the shortlist. This South of Fifth icon is known for its quality cuts, which can be enjoyed every day including Mondays. What you may not know is the restaurant serves way more than just steaks. Mussels diavolo, arugula, and prosciutto salad, carbonara, tuna tataki… You’ll find dozens of salads, pasta dishes, raw bar selections, seafood, and more here.
RED South Beach is located at 801 South Pointe Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139. For more information, visit their official website.
If you’re craving pasta, look no further than Brickell’s Toscana Divino. Located in the heart of Mary Brickell Village, this time-tested restaurant is open every day for lunch and dinner. The seasonal menus keep diners on their toes, treating them to new and exquisite flavors regularly. Highlights include the vitello tonnato, octopus puttanesca, and pici senesi with duck ragu. While the menus change, one thing doesn’t: the quality.
Toscana Divino is located at 900 South Miami Avenue, #185, Miami, FL 33130. For more information, visit their official website.