South Beach should be worried — very worried. As the years pass, the area is becoming more homogeneous, with little difference from venue to venue. Opium Group keeps gobbling up every property that goes up for sale with the same focus on bottle service and VIP experience. Not that there is anything wrong with that but not everyone is looking for that kind of night. Read more after the jump
But it’s the newest crop of venues that has us feeling that the area is finally coming into its own. First up is Cafeina Wynwood Lounge (297 NW 23rd Street, Miami), located on the fringes of Wynwood. The gorgeously decorated lounge-meets-art-gallery could rival any South Beach establishment. With its indoor and outdoor spaces it reminds us a bit of Karu & Y, except the latter was a monstrosity of a venue that couldn’t pull in enough bodies.
Cafeina invites you to experience Wynwood’s newest resto-lounge & art gallery. Observe featured artists on display at the indoor-outdoor space while sipping onsignature coffee centric cocktails & enjoying international tapes by Excutive Chef Guily Booth.