Legendary Miami

From famous live music spots to places Madonna has made infamous, our editors recommend the most legendary spots in Miami.

Updated: June 22, 2006

Legendary Miami

Bongos Cuban Cafe

601 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33132

You can be sure that every living Latin jazz legend has performed at Gloria Estefan's nightclub at least once.

Shula's Steak House - Miami Lakes

7601 Miami Lakes Dr, Miami Lakes, FL 33014

This steakhouse owned by the legendary Dolphins coach has memorabilia that rivals Canton's NFL Hall of Fame.

Blue Note Jazz

2299 NE 164th St, North Miami Beach, FL 33160

As legends go, Blue Note is the beginning and end of American jazz. This shop keeps the history alive.

Versailles Restaurant

3555 SW Eighth St, Miami, FL 33135

Politicians on the campaign trail can't get out of Miami without downing potent Cuban coffee at this venerable institution.

Tobacco Road

626 S Miami Ave, Miami, FL 33130

Al Capone used to hang at this legendary blues club during its days as a speakeasy.

Blue Door At The Delano

1685 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139

Madonna founded this restaurant and directed everything from the space's color palate to the menu.

Miami Ink Love Hate Tattoos

1360 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139

Visit the world famous tattoo parlor that's now also the setting of the TLC reality show about tattoo shop politics.

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1901 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139