Late Night Bites in the Downtown
Whether you’re enjoying an evening out or working the late shift, you should never go to bed on an empty stomach! That simply won’t do any favors to your health. We know finding a late night bite is hard these days, so we’ve compiled a list of the local Downtown Coral Gables places to visit when you find yourself in a pickle.
The Bar Gables is open until 3am every day of the week, that’s right, Monday to Sunday. The neighborhood spot serves burgers, ribs, fried chicken, tacos and a variation of sandwiches, salads and appetizers until 2am. They also have a full bar in case you’re in the mood for a drink pairing.
Located in the heart of Coral Gables and inspired by the golden age of “cocktailery,” Copper 29 draws in creativity and exceptional ingredients to create the prefect cocktails and great food. The space is designed with a retro laid back atmosphere, where you can come and enjoy a nice evening out. Serving food until 1am every day, their menu has many options to choose from including small and large plates to share and a raw bar.
One of the newest eateries in the Downtown, Clutch, is serving up gourmet burgers, craft beers and boutique wines until late. The Giralda Plaza restaurant is serving food until 12am from Monday to Thursday and on Sundays too, and until 2am Fridays and Saturdays. Every burger is prepared with certified 8oz Wagyu beef and served with fries.
Of course one cannot forget about Denny’s, the casual diner chain dishing up classic American comfort fare, including all-day breakfast favorites, is open 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year always ready to serve you!
Take your appetite on over to Fritz & Franz Bierhaus for spectacular German food in the heart of the Gables. Enjoy tasty creations Tuesday to Thursday until 12am and Friday to Saturday until 2am. Additionally, the wood-paneled “bierstube” serves a variety of over 20 German and Austrian brews.
While JohnMartin’s Irish Pub & Restaurant naturally includes some typical Irish dishes, their selection of entrees is extensive, ranging from typical American to Continental. Their kitchen is open on week days and Sundays until 11pm and Fridays and Saturdays until 1am. The restaurant is frequently recognized for its cuisine and has been voted as Best Pub Food restaurant.
If you’re looking for an ideal place to enjoy locally sourced food, 18 unique and rotating craft beers on tap and a continually changing and evolving menu, The Local Craft Food & Drink, is the place for you. The eatery, located at Giralda Plaza, opens daily until 2am with the kitchen closing at 12am on weekends.
Sweets lovers rejoice, because Paletas Morelia has come to the rescue! The premium handcrafted popsicle store is open until 12am from Thursday to Sunday. Each paleta is made with fresh and high-quality natural ingredients which are the main contributors to their unique taste. Choose from 15+ different flavors, fruit or cream based, and customize them with various dips and toppings.
Inspired by traditional Mexican Cuisine and created out of a deep understanding and passion for Tequila and Mezcal, Plomo is a great option in Coral Gables to satisfy your craving for tacos and gather around a table with friends to enjoy Mexico’s best selection of spirits and hand crafted Margaritas. The Taco Bar is open until 2am from Thursday to Saturday.
There you go, now you have no excuse for turning into a hungry pumpkin!