Welcome to Aventura Mall! We like to think of ourselves as the heart and soul of Miami’s thriving lifestyle scene. More than a shopping hub, this sanctuary of sophistication and style is a cultural epicenter where art, fashion, and taste converge. Within its world-class walls, luxury brands commingle with fashion trailblazers, amidst unique art installations proudly representing the renowned Arts Aventura Mall collection, comprised of more than 20 sculptures, murals, and architectural elements from an array of internationally renowned artists.
Each year, we are honored to be nominated in Miami New Times’ “Best of Miami” Readers’ Poll and proudly carry the “Best Of” title throughout the year. Now, readers are invited to vote for the best of the best here in the Magic City, and we sincerely hope we can once again count on your support for “Best Mall” and “Best Food Hall,” in addition to other exciting categories we’ve highlighted below. And remember, you can vote every day through June 10th!
Without further ado, step across our threshold and embark on an immersive exploration, delighting in this magical destination that hums with excitement.
Where else can you discover a display of world-class artwork without going to a museum or paying a fortune for Art Basel tickets? Art in public spaces has always been important to us, and now you can enjoy an immersive experience through ArtWalk, a complimentary self-guided audio tour that provides an engaging overview of each piece.
Snap a pic at Robert Indiana’s LOVE Sculpture. Marvel at the 93-foot-tall Aventura Slide Tower by Carston Höller. Frolic with the kids through The Haas Brothers’ Gorillas in the Mist fountains or relax on Louise Bourgeois’ Eye Benches. These incredible works of art help define our unique spaces and bolster our bid for Best Mall in Miami.
Where else can you find everything you need in one place? Need a new outfit for work, a wedding dress, or the new IT bag? We’ve got it! Need a coffee or a quick bite to eat? In need of the perfect date night? How about dinner and a movie or a complimentary art tour? Look no further! Searching for a new laptop or the latest iPhone? We’ve got you covered there, too.
Elevating the retail landscape, Aventura Mall showcases a dazzling array of leading brands and specialty pop-ups, all anchored by Bloomingdale’s and Nordstrom to meet the styles, interests, and needs of every visitor and age group. Luxury luminaries such as Gucci, Balenciaga, Hermès, and Louis Vuitton join forces with modern staples like Zara, Aritzia, BOSS, and Nike. Discerning fashionistas can delve into exclusive boutiques like Philipp Plein, Mango, and Camilla, contributing to our vibrant, fashion-forward ambiance of 300+ retailers. It’s no wonder the most prominent influencers and budding stylists flock here to find the latest and greatest. While quick trips to pick up an item are inevitable, it’s literally impossible to miss the experience of a welcoming and electric ambiance that beckons you to slow down, take in the sights, smells, and artwork for a relaxing day of shopping, dining, culture, and everything in between.
This must be the reason Miami New Times readers continually nominate us for “Best Mall in Miami,” right?
On the gastronomic front, Aventura Mall satiates every palate, reflecting Miami’s rich cultural tapestry and celebrating its lineup of award-winning restaurants, including Pubbelly Sushi, CVI.CHE 105, and countless others. Innovative restaurant concepts like Makino Sushi Bar and Serafina plate up worldly flavors, while newcomers like Ralph’s Coffee and the recently expanded Motek promise novel experiences with each visit. A trip to Aventura Mall always unfolds into an adventure spanning culture, style, and taste, all converging in a diverse experience that mirrors Miami’s melting pot. If Miami New Times readers were voting based on tase alone, we’re confident our restaurants and eateries would serve up another “Best of Miami” win!
At the epicenter of it all, Treats Food Hall emerges as a culinary beacon, making it worthy of the “best food hall in Miami” title. Embracing the city’s multicultural essence, this food hall curates a cornucopia of global delicacies. Health enthusiasts can tailor their meals at Yalla Motek and Sproutz while comfort food lovers will find solace in Shake Shack’s juicy burgers and shakes, along with Jrk!’s authentic Jamaican cuisine. Additionally, eateries like Tacology Express, YIP, and Three Woks serve up captivating dishes that are true palate-pleasers. Ultimately, this gastronomic journey spans continents, with each dish telling a unique story. Every visit to Treats Food Hall promises an enlightening tour of global cuisine, and we’re here for it! Feel like sitting outdoors? The connecting rooftop terrace offers an Instagrammable mural, greenery, shading, and games like giant chess and Jenga, cornhole, ping pong, and more.
Are you ready to vote for Aventura Mall as the “Best Mall” and “Best Food Hall” in Miami yet? If so, click HERE! If not, keep on reading because we’ve got so much more to cover!
No weekend is complete without a visit to our beloved (and air-conditioned!) Aventura Farmers Market, where you can shop for fresh local produce, delicious international delicacies, and unique, handmade goods. More than 50 vendors gather here to create the largest indoor farmers market in South Florida. Not only will you feel great about supporting local farmers and artisans, but you’ll also get an authentic taste of South Florida’s vibrant and diverse culture.
· Rosetta Bakery: Rosetta Bakery
· Best Burger: Motek Café already the winner of the SOBEWFF Burger Bash people’s choice for ‘Best Burger’ in Miami – is a must-try for any foodie!
· Best Sushi: Pubbelly Sushi
· Best Ceviche: CVI.CHE 105
· Best Coffeehouse: Ralph’s Coffee
· Best Healthy Restaurant: Carrot Express
· Best Ice Cream: Aubi & Ramsa
· Best Italian Restaurant: Serafina Miami
· Best Omakase Sushi: Makino Sushi
· Best Peruvian: CVI.CHE 105
· Best Sneaker Store: Kick Essentials
· Best Car Wash: Aventura’s Finest Car Wash
· Best Furniture Store: Restoration Hardware
· Best Swimwear Store: Beach Bunny
We invite you to immerse yourself in Aventura Mall’s rich tapestry of experiences. Explore and savor our “Best of Miami” nominees and cast your vote to celebrate their excellence.