Miami is a city that’s always on the move, but when it comes to St. Patrick’s Day, this vibrant metropolis knows how to slow down and revel in the festivities. For those who might not be familiar, St. Patrick’s Day is celebrated annually on March 17th, and is a time when people all over the world come together to celebrate Irish heritage and culture. From the bustling streets of Brickell to the sandy shores of South Beach, Miami has a wide variety of spots to celebrate this beloved holiday. As a travel writer who’s been to countless St. Patrick’s Day celebrations around the world, I’m excited to share with you my top picks for the best places to experience the luck of the Irish in Miami. So grab a pint of Guinness and get ready to join in on the fun!
St.Patrick’s Day Brickell Block Party
Join the Miami Guide for the BIGGEST block party at Tobacco Road in Brickell on March 17th. Ft. Food and Drinks, Live Entertainment, Irish Favors and Photo Ops. Brickell is known for tall, beautiful buildings, some of the hottest nightlife, the best restaurants in town, and now the largest St. Patrick’s Day Block Party ever! Get your green on this St. Patrick’s Day at the legendary Tobacco Road. The nuts at Kush Hospitality have taken over an entire city block to create what will no doubt become urban lore. The Party will feature live music, St. Patrick’s themed games, dunk tanks, food, and of course, green beer. Grab a selfie at our “Wall of Patricks” and party with thousands of your friends. Take a load off and chill at the VIP Garden. And if you are in for a unique experience, opt for the Babylon Club Lounge. Make no mistake, this is one for the ages.
The Auld Dubliner Miami: This family-owned and operated pub has quietly been curating interesting trinkets and Irish memorabilia, perfecting recipes & pouring pints to create your new favorite local pub.
John Martin’s Irish Pub & Restaurant: This Coral Gables institution has been serving up traditional Irish fare and drinks for over 30 years. They offer a variety of events and specials throughout the month of March, leading up to St. Patrick’s Day.
The Playwright Irish Pub: The Playwright Irish Pub in South Beach is a great spot for St. Patrick’s Day celebrations. They offer a variety of events and specials throughout the week leading up to the holiday, including live music and traditional Irish dancers.
Duffy’s Sports Grill: While not specifically an Irish pub, Duffy’s Sports Grill is a popular spot for St. Patrick’s Day celebrations in Miami. They offer drink specials and traditional Irish fare, as well as a festive atmosphere.
The Abbey Brewing Company: The Abbey Brewing Company is a craft brewery and pub located in Miami Beach. While they may not be specifically an Irish pub, they offer a variety of beers on tap and a festive atmosphere for St. Patrick’s Day celebrations.
SHOTS: Get into the spirit of St. Patrick’s Day at Miami’s hottest SHOTS bar! From shamrocks to leprechauns to all things green, St. Patty’s is a booze-y holiday worth celebrating! This year SHOTS celebrates a little luck of the Irish for the hottest St. Patty’s day party in Wynwood! Party-goers are encouraged to dress up in their best green outfit and come celebrate at SHOTS on Friday, March 17th! Guests will be able to test their luck with $5 drinks & enjoy an open bar from 7 PM until 9 PM and celebrate the best drinking day of the year on SHOTS spacious outdoor patio. Tickets are selling fast! Make sure to get yours before your luck runs out! So Grab your crew, wear all green, and drink up at SHOTS bar this St. Patty’s Day! Doors open at 5 PM.
Cantina La Veinte: Whether you’re Irish or not, St. Patrick’s Day is a time of celebration, green beer, and fun. This time around, Brickell’s upscale waterside Mexican restaurant invites guests to enjoy the festive holiday with Happy Hour half-priced drinks and bottles from 12:30-7 p.m. on Friday, March 17. Sip on 50% off classic or flavored margaritas, Mexican beer & wine, select cocktails, and Scotch at the bar. Giving you another reason to dine here this St. Patrick’s Day, Cantina La Veinte has delicious bar bites available at the bar from 5 PM to 7 PM ranging from Ribeye Tacos (two ribeye tacos mixed with Mexican cheese blend and salsa gobernador), Shishito Peppers, Papas Bravas, Fried Oyster, and Empanada de Cochinita prepared with braised pork marinated in a traditional achiote-orange sauce mixed with pickled red onions. With its unique bar program, authentic Mexican cuisine, and beautiful contemporary setting, Cantina La Veinte brings a one-of-a-kind dining experience to Brickell.
Le Chick is going green this March 17 for the festive celebration of St. Patrick’s Day! Guests are welcome to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day and the luck of the Irish at Le Chick Wynwood with The 6th Annual Lucky’s St. Patrick’s Day Bar Crawl in Wynwood and St. Patty’s drink specials. Bar Crawlers can get into the green spirit with St Patrick’s Day inspired-cocktails, including the Irish Goodbye (El Silencio Mezcal, Borghetti Espresso Liqueur, Orgat, La Colombe Cold Brew. **only for Bar Crawl Topped with a coconut palette**, Shamrock Martini (Bombay Sapphire, St. Germaine, Citrus, Fresh Cucumber), and Test Your Luck (Teeling Irish Whisky, fresh lemon, house amaro blend, topped with a red wine float). Make sure to join Le Chick as they get into the spirit of the green holiday, may the luck of the Irish be with you!
Miami offers a wide range of options for celebrating St. Patrick’s Day. Whether you’re looking for traditional Irish fare, live music, or a lively atmosphere, there’s something for everyone in Miami. So grab your green gear and head out to one of these great spots to celebrate this fun-filled holiday!