Top Spots To Grab A Drink At Miami’s Airport

July 15, 2014 8:00 AM

Miami International Airport is one of the busiest hubs for international travel in the country. Thankfully, the vast airport doesn’t disappoint with plenty of in-house dining and entertainment options for travelers on the go. These bars offer popular drinks by top brands including Jose Cuervo and Heineken as well as delicious food to accompany the drinks from popular South Florida restaurants that include Gloria Estefan’s Bongos Cuban Café. Here are the top spots to have drinks at the airport in South Florida.

Jose Cuervo Tequileria
North Terminal After Checkpoint, Terminal D (East)
(305) 869-1989

The Jose Cuervo Tequileria is a dream for lovers of tequila. This restaurant and bar features authentic Mexican cuisine as well as several varieties of Jose Cuervo tequila to indulge travelers. Jose Cuervo is one of the most recognized brands of tequila in the world. This fun location serves every meal of the day and is open daily from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Bongos Cuban Cafe
South Terminal
Miami International Airport
(305) 869-1424

The wildly popular Miami restaurant and nightclub Bongos Cuban Café also features a great Miami International Airport location. The full bar leaves travelers with plenty of options including Cuban specialty drinks such as mojitos. This bar comes along with a great Cuban menu and a layout that encourages travelers to socialize. Bongos Cuban Café is owned by Gloria and Emilio Estefan.

Heineken Bar
South Terminal After Checkpoint, Concourse H
(305) 869-4826

Heineken is one of the most popular names in beer across the globe and it fits right at home with its Miami International Airport Heineken Bar. The bar is attractive and modern with a scene made for having a great time. The full bar serves Heineken by the bottle or on tap as well as other brands such as Amstel Light and snacks to satisfy travelers waiting for flights or spending extra time on layovers at the airport. Heineken Bar works is open daily until 8 p.m.

Related: Top Bars For Networking In Miami

Bacardi Mojito
Terminal G, Gate G4
(305) 874-2494

Bacardi Mojito is a bright and inviting restaurant and bar at Miami International Airport. Bacardi has such history in Miami that it’s appropriate for the brand to represent the city for international travelers. The full bar includes several variations of mojitos as well as other great cocktails and the cuisine consists of dishes from various Latin American and Caribbean countries. Several of the brand’s rums are available for enjoyment including Bacardi Gold and Bacardi Limon.

Shula’s Bar & Grill
North Terminal, Concourse D, Gate 17
(305) 876-7820

Don Shula was a legendary head coach for the Miami Dolphins football team. His Shula’s restaurants are located around South Florida featuring excellent dishes and immaculate service. The Miami International Airport location keeps up to par with daily breakfast, lunch and dinner including great bar fare such as fried calamari and sweet chili chicken bites. The full bar includes everything from wine to cocktails and there are TVs above the bar for catching sports matches on the go.

Related: Top Historical Tours Of South Florida

Chanoa Chen is a well-published blogger and online journalist on topics ranging from luxury lifestyle living to fashion shows and trends. A self-proclaimed Miami Beach fashion expert, she is also working on launching her first jewelry line, Boki Love. Her work can be found at

More From CBS Miami

What Are People Talking About?
Weather Forecast 24/7Check for current temps and what to expect throughout the day

Watch & Listen LIVE