August 16 marks National Rum Day, but you don’t have to wait until Hump Day to start swinging back mojitos, Mai Tais and pina coladas. Get your drink on ASAP at these must-hit South Florida drinking spots.
1. Nikki Beach
Get your drink on beachside with $7 mojitos all-day (half off of their regular $14 price).
Nikki Beach – 1 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach
4. American Social Brickell
At American Social Las Olas, you can booze up with a Honeybell Mojito, featuring Bacardi Superior rum, Aperol, mint, limes, oranges, and fresh citrus. Cocktails are $10 during happy hour, and can be paired with scrumptious bites from AMSO’s new $6 Happy Hour bites menu – Ropa Vieja Tacos, anyone?
American Social Brickell – 690 SW 1st Ct, Miami
8. Farmer's Table
If you’re on a health kick, no worries- head to Farmer’s Table for some rum-infused Mai Tais, mojitos and daiquiris – all made with no artificial flavoring, colors, preservatives or no high-fructose corn syrup. They are also gluten-free, trans fat-free and kosher. Talk about guilt-free drinking.
Farmer’s Table – 1901 N Military Trail, Boca Raton
11. Death or Glory
On National Rum Day, this Delray Beach drinking den will host a special Dine & Daiquiri rum pairing by AFROHEAD rum and Chef Jessie Steele. Part of a newly launched nationwide dinner series by AFROHEAD, the event will pair four courses with creative rum cocktails. Tickets are $60 here.
Death or Glory – 116 NE 6th Ave Delray Beach, from 7-10 p.m.
16. The Anderson Miami
Order up a Club Paradise at this happenin’ neighborhood gem. Made with Ron Zacapa 23, Don Q Rum, Back Room Horchata Grated Nutmeg and tropical flowers, it’ll transport you straight to an exotic island.
The Anderson Miami – 709 NE 79th St, Miami
18. db Bistro Moderne
In downtown Miami, the drink to celebrate National Rum Day is db Bistro Moderne’s Old Cuban, a super refreshing blend of rum and champagne that tastes like a hybrid between a classic Mojito and French 75 cocktail.
db Bistro Moderne – 255 Biscayne Blvd Way, Miami
22. King's Dining and Entertainment
Doral peeps, join in the party at King’s Dining and Entertainment by ordering up a Calypso, made with Falernum liqueur, fresh lemon juice, Luxardo cherry, and rum straight from St. Croix.
King’s Dining and Entertainment – 3450 Northwest 83rd Avenue, Doral
25. Pisco y Nazca
Whether your go-to location is Kendall or Doral, you’ll find a Proper Rum & Coke at Pisco y Nazca. Made with Ron Zacapa 23, Coca-Cola, cherry and chocolate bitters, and a cinammon stick, it’s a classic way to celebrate this hot national holiday.
Pisco y Nazca Kendall – 8405 Mills Drive #260, Miami
Pisco y Nazca Doral – 8551 NW 53rd Street, #A101, Doral
28. BLT Prime
A must-try Miami mainstay, BLT Prime offers breathtaking views of the renowned Blue Monster gold course. It’s also home to the Molada Cocktail, which blends Bacardi 8, 10 YO Port, crème de cacao, lime juice, and rhubarb jam. How’s that for some fancy Rum Day juice?
Trump National Doral Miami – 4400 NW 87th Avenue, Doral