Komodo is located in the up-and-coming Brickell neighborhood in Miami. The three-story restaurant and lounge creates stunning Southeast Asian dishes with a distinct Miami party vibe. Take a stroll around the restaurant to decide which of in one of the floating, birds-nest–style seats. The menu is filled with signature Asian dishes like peking duck, citrus miso black cod, and perfectly sliced sashimi and nigiri.
Working up an appetite in the warm Florida sun is easy to do, especially when most of the top activities in the Sunshine State include hanging out at the beach, enjoying the latest thrill rides at the theme parks, and a copious amount of water sports along the rivers and intracoastal waterways. That's where the best restaurants in Florida come in.
Whether traveling around the state to different cities, or just exploring your own culinary backyard, the best restaurants in Florida are often found in some of the most unique locations (don't miss the the historic St. Augustine spot that’s housed in a circa-1927 ice factory) and range in style from James Beard-nominated chefs and sommelier-led restaurants to hole-in-the-wall taco joints and stunning European-style multi-use spaces. Reserve a highly sought-after seat, imbibe at the bar, or get takeout to munch on at home from one of the 15 best restaurants in Florida and you’ll understand why chefs are flocking to the state and why locals can’t get enough of these places.