Ramy's Guide to Miami

With its crystal blue waters, art deco architecture, and lively atmosphere, it’s no wonder that Miami remains one of America’s top destinations for warm-weather getaways. But with so much to experience and explore, narrowing down your options can be overwhelming. Luckily, Ramy heads down to Miami a few times a year to enjoy the sunshine and all of the fun that the city has to offer!

Check out Ramy's favorite places to stay, eat, party, shop and visit in Miami. Plus, get an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the Summer '22 Shoot below!

Where to Stay

The 1 Hotel (South Beach)

The EDITION (South Beach)

The W (South Beach) - Ramy's go-to!

The Setai (South Beach)

Four Seasons Surfside (Surfside)  

Faena Hotel (Mid Beach)

The Standard (Belle Isle)

Where to Eat

Swan - See and be seen in this up-scale, chic restaurant - great for big groups.

Prime Italian - Right across the street from sister restaurant Prime 112, you can’t go wrong with this family- style Italian favorite in South Beach.

Komodo - Located in Brickell, this multilevel southeast asian spot is not only delicious, but super stylish and a total party.

Mandolin Aegean Bistro - If you love Greek & Turkish cuisine, a great craft cocktail and fun ambience, this is your place.

Joe’s Stone Crab - This Miami hotspot in South Beach known for its bluestone crab claws and key lime pie.

Casa Tua -  Recognized as an iconic culinary destination in Miami for nearly two decades, Casa Tua offers the perfect dining experience in their romantic villa with multiple indoor and outdoor areas.

Call Me Gaby - A relatively new neighborhood spot for romantic al fresco dining and garden apertivos. Featuring bungalow style tables and cocktails, this is a perfect place if you’re looking for a “lounge in the garden” vibe.

Matador Room - Located inside the EDITION Hotel, this dimly-lit loungey space overlooking the pool marries Latin American and Caribbean flavors.

Pure Vida - Beloved by both influencers and locals, this is the best for healthy grab-and-go wraps, salads and more.

Where to Party

Bodega - Located in the back of what looks like a local neighborhood taqueria, this not-so-hidden gem is the perfect place for dancing.

Hyde Beach at SLS Hotel - Luxe indoor/outdoor lounge great for after dinner drinks.

Baoli - The one-stop-spot where dinner turns into a dance club - great for large groups!

Nikki Beach Miami - The most-popular beach club for a day-to-night party with great drinks and a fun DJ. 

Kiki’s on the River - Transport to Mykonos (and get ready to stand on tables) for the day or night in this popular restaurant overlooking the river.

Where to Shop

Bal Harbour Shops - High-end designer boutiques and luxury brands.

Brickell City Centre - Perfect for your more every-day shopping, the 107,000 sq foot SAKS is the anchor of this shopping center.

Everything but Water - With two locations in Miami, this shop is the best place for your swim and coverup needs.

Jessie Boutique - Shop Ramy Brook at this boutique in Aventura, Delray or Miami Beach.

Jennifer Miller - Fabulous jewelry and accessories located inside the W Hotel.

Where to Explore

Wynwood Walls -The outdoor museum that has brought the world's greatest artists working in the graffiti and street art genre to Miami.

Miami Design District - Known for its sleek modern architecture, upscale interior design stores and art galleries, luxury fashion and jewelry boutiques,

Collins Ave Boardwalk - If you're staying on Miami Beach, this boardwalk stretch is a great place to run, walk or bike.

Ramy and Rob at the Wynwood Walls, 2021.

Behind the Scenes: Summer 2022 Shoot in Miami