a citizen’s guide to Miami Wynwood

urban adventurers – meet Wynwood

Meet Miami Wynwood— a canvas of creativity, home to the Museum of Graffiti and famous for it's Wynwood Walls. It's the spot where art, fashion, and music dance together under the sunlit skies. Here, galleries, funky shops, and quirky bars line the streets, inviting everyone to a never-ending party. Art lover or fun-seeker? This is your vibe. Let's dive into the colorful streets of Miami Wynwood!

where is Wynwood 

Sandwiched between the glittering glamour of Downtown Miami and the chic elegance of the Miami Design District, Wynwood doesn't just belong – it dazzles. It's not just another spot on the map – it's Miami’s pulsating heart, ever-changing, ever-dynamic and ever-true to its artistic roots.

getting into Wynwood 

Hopping over from Downtown or Brickell? Hitch a ride on Miami's iconic Metrobus – Biscayne Blvd & NE 28 St is your stop. Change lines to the City of Miami Wynwood Route and hop off after 10-15 minutes. Feeling bold? Summon an Uber or Lyft, or, better yet, rent a bike and arrive in true Miami style. Ready, set, Wynwood!

things to do in Wynwood 

Ready to paint the town red? Unearth Wynwood's vibrant art scene at the Wynwood Walls, indulge in delicious bites from local food trucks and sample Miami's finest brews at Cerveceria La Tropical. Culture buff? Don't miss the art-filled laneways and boutiques. Let's dive into the best things to do in Miami Wynwood!

Wynwood Walls

Ready to have your socks knocked off? Brace yourself for Wynwood Walls – the neighbourhood's technicolour heartbeat. As fundamental to Wynwood as hipsters to avocado toast, these stunning murals narrate the area's vibrant soul. They're the drumbeat that sets the rhythm, infusing every taco, spicing up the brews and electrifying the nightlife. So, forget the notion of 'just walls'. These are the lifelines of Wynwood, painting a flamboyant picture of its identity. Here, you don't merely 'see' the Wynwood Walls – you feel their pulse, throbbing with the exhilarating spirit of Miami itself. Let's get this art party started!

Art Wynwood

Crank up the curiosity, culture vultures – let's dive into Art Wynwood. Imagine a vibrant buffet of modern and contemporary artwork that's as eclectic as a mixtape from the '80s. This isn't just a gallery; it's a vibrant parade of expressions, a visual party that paints the town red... and blue, and every shade in between. Think installations that challenge your perspective and pieces that take your breath away, Art Wynwood is like an 'all you can feast' for your eyes. So, get ready for a visual treat that'll leave your inner culture connoisseur craving more. Pop the champagne of creativity, and let's toast to Art Wynwood.

Remember, Wynwood's allure lies in its hidden gems as much as its famed hotspots. So go ahead, veer off the beaten path and let the lesser-known murals lure you into their captivating embrace. Art, after all, is where you find it.

Strap on your adventure boots and unbuckle that belt, it's chow time in Wynwood! From 'oh-so-instagrammable' brunch spreads to meals-on-wheels that'll rock your taste buds, Wynwood's culinary scene is like a permanent food festival. It's all here – the spicy, the savoury, the sweet and everything in between, served up with a side of local charm. Ready to dig into Wynwood's food truck fiesta and the brunch scene that puts the 'fun' in 'funky'? Stay tuned for tantalising restaurant recommendations.

best restaurants in Miami Wynwood

Coyo Taco

If your idea of heaven is munching on flavour-packed tacos, then welcome to paradise. Coyo Taco is where traditional Mexican street food meets Miami cool. Try their fresh, handmade tortillas and a guac to rival the rest.

The Taco Stand

This is no ordinary stand – it's a taco temple. A mouth-watering mix of flavours that makes the humble taco a culinary superstar, you’ll find both juicy al pastor and veggie-friendly options.


Ready to take your taste buds on a journey? Doya serves up Mediterranean-inspired eats that will transport you straight to the sun-drenched shores of the Aegean. Don't say we didn't warn you when you find yourself daydreaming about their dishes!

Beaker & Gray

Fancy something a bit more experimental? Beaker & Gray blend the playful with the sophisticated, just like a culinary cocktail. From small plates packed with global flavours to creative cocktails, this is a culinary lab you'll want to get stuck into!

Hiyakawa Miami

Sushi meets style at Hiyakawa. Each roll is a culinary work of art, delivering a flavour explosion that's as aesthetically pleasing as it is delicious. Come for the sushi, stay for the sleek, modern vibes. Get ready to say ‘Oishi!’ – that's 'delicious' in Japanese.

Panther Coffee Wynwood

Skip the snooze button and head to Panther Coffee Wynwood. This small-batch roaster brews up liquid gold, turning the humble bean into a morning ritual you'll want to repeat. Coffee lovers, this is your Mecca.

Cerveceria La Tropical

Prepare for a thirst-quenching adventure at Cerveceria La Tropical, a Cuban-infused beer garden tucked away in a lush tropical paradise. Imagine sipping on innovative brews where tradition tangoes with experimentation in every chilled glass. If you listen closely, you can almost hear the hops doing the rumba.

Wynwood Brewing

But don't hang up your beer goggles just yet. A stone's throw away is the Wynwood Brewing Company, Miami's trailblazer in the craft beer scene. Here, the ales are as heady as the stories they tell, and the walls are awash with local art that's as intoxicating as the liquid gold in your pint. Drink in the vibes, one art-filled, ale-fuelled gulp at a time.


As dusk falls, Wynwood slips into its evening attire, shimmering with a different kind of energy. The neighbourhood morphs into a pulsating party paradise, with hotspots like Mad Club Wynwood setting the night on fire. If you prefer a more laid-back vibe, Gramps is your haunt, a quirky bar hosting live music and comedy nights. Enjoy a refreshing craft cocktail or a locally brewed beer as you soak in the infectious energy of Wynwood's nightlife.

Wynwood, where culture, cuisine and creativity interlace is a sensory smorgasbord. With every corner holding a new surprise, where the food is as vibrant as the murals and where the Miami spirit is as tangible as the tropical heat, Wynwood is not just a place to visit – it's a place to experience. So, strap on your comfiest shoes, unleash your appetite, and step into the pulsating heart of Miami Wynwood.

where to stay in Wynwood

After a day of painting the town red – or rather, letting the town paint your imagination – there's no better place to recharge than at citizenM Miami hotels. Our hotels in Brickell and Miami Worldcenter are just a short ride away from Wynwood, perfect for putting your feet up after a great Wynwood adventure. Dive into our XL beds, relax on our rooftops and sip a craft cocktail with great Miami views.

Ready to experience Wynwood and sleep like a dream afterwards? Book your stay at citizenM Brickell or citizenM Miami Worldcenter. Can't wait to see you here, globetrotter!

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