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Top Artichoke Dip In Miami

September 20, 2013 8:00 AM

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Artichoke jokes may run high for those trying to eat healthy, but after you dive into these top five artichoke dips in Miami, you can shut those jokesters up.

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Nexxt Café
700 Lincoln Rd
Miami Beach, FL 33139
(305) 532-6643
www.nexxtcafe.com

Price: $10-$20
Hours: Sun to Thurs 11 a.m. – 11:30 p.m., Fri to Sat 11 a.m. – 12:30 a.m.
Click here for a full menu.

Lincoln Road isn’t necessarily known as a hub for healthy food. However, Nexxt Café offers an artichoke dip that goes against this reputation. Nexxt’s tasty dip includes a combination of artichoke and crab. It it served along with warm pieces of bread, perfect for dipping into this delightful treat. Stop in and give it a whirl; you will leave a happy customer.

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Bryan In The Kitchen
104 NE 2nd Ave
Miami, FL 33132
(305) 371-7777
www.bryaninthekitchen.com

Price: $5-$10
Hours: Mon to Fri 9 a.m. – 8 p.m., Sat 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Sun – Closed
Click here to read Bryan’s food blog.

If the $4.25 price tag on the menu doesn’t entice you, then the 100 percent biodegradable materials, everything from the boxes to the napkins, will. Bryan In The Kitchen is a fresh take on green gourmet, so don’t expect a pre-packaged artichoke dip taste. This is how dip should be done, and you will have nothing to complain about between the great taste and unbeatable price.

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Lucky Clover Irish Pub
1111 SW 1st Ave
Miami, FL 33130
(786) 691-2750
www.luckycloverbar.com

Price: $7-$15
Hours: Sun to Wed 12 p.m. – 2 a.m., Thurs to Sat 12 p.m. – 5 a.m.
Click here for a list of events.

Everyone likes variety, but how can you mix it up with artichoke dip? All you’re really working with is smashed artichokes and some chips. Lucky Clover Irish Pub serves a classic including artichokes and spinach impeccably; it still remains one the tastiest in town. The pub sticks to the basics when creating this lovable dip, leaving no room for error.

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Van Dyke Café
846 Lincoln Rd
Miami Beach, FL 33139
(305) 534-3600
www.thevandykecafe.com

Price: $10-$30
Hours: Daily 8:30 a.m. – 2 a.m.
Click here for a full menu.

Many people out there can agree that 50 percent off the price tag is enough to try any type of food. Luckily, Van Dyke Café includes its spinach artichoke dip during half price happy hour. Come in between 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. any weekday to enjoy this delightfully affordable dip served with classic tortilla chips. Don’t hesitate to order more than one helping as it definitely won’t add up to a large tab.

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Miami Improv Comedy Club and Restaurant
3390 Mary St
Miami, FL 33133
(305) 441-8200
www.miamiimprov.com

Price: $5-$15
Hours: Before, during and after comedy performances
Click here for a full menu.

The restaurant portion of the Miami Improv is often ignored. Don’t overlook this hidden haven when attending the main event. You may leave raving about the food more than the jokes. Miami Improv’s Restaurant offers one of the best creamy spinach and artichoke dips in town. Upcoming comedic acts include Pauly Shore and Nick Cannon, so try it out during your next visit.

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Anthony Cave is a freelance journalist based in North Miami Beach, Fla. He has written for The Miami Herald, Broward/Palm Beach New Times, CruiseCritic.com and he also interns at WLRN-Miami Herald News. His work can be found at Examiner.com.


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