Lario’s is a Cuban mainstay on Ocean Drive, co-owned by the one and only Gloria Estefan. Due to its celebrity status, along with the fact that sits in the middle of one of the most famous streets in the world, Lario’s on the Beach is consistently packed with tourists galore, all searching for typical Latin experience in South Beach.
The lively atmosphere and nightly entertainment are enough to keep your mind off the sub-par performance of the cuisine. If you ask a local where to find the best Cuban fare, Larios will not top their list of recommendations.
But if you ask where to find a decent restaurant on Ocean Drive where you can people watch, dance to salsa beats and have an authentic meal, this eatery will top the list of places to check out. Be sure to try one of the minty mojitos, a traditional Cuban favorite that always gets the party started.
Lario’s is located at 820 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, Florida, 33139. Phone: 305.532.9577