1. Ball & Chain, Little Havana
This iconic club in Little Havana, which has been livening up the nights of thousands of Miamians since the 1930s, recently reopened to the public after more than a year of closure. This December, the club will be featuring nightly performances by the Ball & Chain trio and percussionist Michael Cruz and free salsa lessons on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Sundays as well as special DJs sets on weekends. Oh and we cannot forget its killer cocktails! They’re some of the best in the city and are the perfect pairing to a night full of exhilarating Latin music.
Find it at 1513 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33135.
2. Café La Trova, Little Havana
Recently named one of the best bars in the world, Café La Trova also offers some of the best Latin music in town. Every night owner Julio Cabrera and his team of cantineros (classically trained Cuban bartenders) pour some of the best drinks in town with a side of lively beats at this retro Cuban spot in Little Havana.
Find it at 971 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33130.
3. Gramps, Wynwood
From touring acts to local band performances, this upbeat Wynwood bar is a total staple of the Miami nightlife. Offering all kinds of musical acts, this chill spot is perfect for enjoying some low key drinks and some of the best pizza in town while listening to the hottest tunes in town.
Find it at 176 NW 24th St, Miami, FL 33127.
4. Lagniappe House, Midtown
If you enjoy listenting to relaxing tunes while sipping wine, may we suggest checking out Lagniappe House? This beautiful Midtown Wine garden doubles as a jazz club and offers nightly enterntainment underneath the glimmering shine of the twinkling lights. Totallly romantic!
Find it at 3425 NE 2nd Ave, Miami, FL 33137.
5. Palapa, Upper Buena Vista
If you’re looking for something a little bit more ecclectic then check out Palapa in Upper Buena Vista. This gorgeous outdoor venue is currently hosting a series of unique concerts that will take you on a musical journey through the world with its vibbey tunes. From Brasilian percussion to Yemeni blues, if you’re looking for alternative music Palapa is the place to go.
Find it at 184 NE 50th Terrace, Miami, FL 33137.
6. The Oasis, Wynwood
One of the hottest spots in town, The Oasis opened earlier this year and since then it has hosted all kinds of live music performances including ones by Anitta and Zedd! Plus its eclectic options for food and drinks make it the perfect spot to grab a bite with friends and party all night long!