Sonesta Coconut Grove Miami

WalkAbout Directory

Your personal walking guide to sightseeing, shopping and dining in Coconut Grove!


Welcome to the heart of Coconut Grove! Just across the street from Sonesta Bayfront Hotel Coconut Grove, you will find that CocoWalk’s village atmosphere offers a wide variety of unique shops, outdoor cafes, dining options and live entertainment. Stroll through the open air courtyard while listening to the sounds of live musical entertainers.

CocoWalk offers visitors the perfect blend of substance and style making it one of South Florida’s most visited destinations.

For your convenience, our team has put together a walkabout list of all the exciting shops and dining choices. Of course we always welcome your call, should you need recommendations.


View additional Coconut Grove information:   Eat, Drink, Shop, Unwind in Coconut Grove
 

ATTRACTIONS

The Barnacle – Pioneer, Ralph Munroe, built his home overlooking Biscayne Bay, now a historic site (walking distance from hotel).

Dolphin Harbor @ Miami Seaquarium – Dolphin Harbor, a new $5 million facility for guests to meet and learn about dolphins. This new addition to the park will allow guests to get up–close and personal with one of the world’s most fascinating creatures. It’s an amazing experience that no one could ever forget (15 minutes by car).

Fairchild Tropical Gardens – 83 acres of botanical gardens, exotic plants, a rain forest, sunken garden, orchids and rare plants and palms. You can see it all from a train or browse on your own (20 minutes by car).

Jungle Island – A lush paradise of exotic birds, an array of reptiles and other jungle animals perform feats of skills and knowledge. Bring your camera! The park is located in Miami Beach and is open 10:00 a.m. – 6 p.m. daily (25 minutes by car).

The Kampong – former home of botanist Dr. David Fairchild; 10 acres of garden containing rare and unusual plants (5 minute drive).

Miami Art Museum – The successor to the Center for the Fine Arts, MAM was founded in 1996 as a contemporary art museum with a permanent collection. MAM is dedicated to engaging a broad public with art from the 20TH century through the present. MAM’s collection, which Art in America magazine called “the quintessential Miami collection” in 1999, looks at international art from the perspective of the Americas and reflects the cosmopolitan makeup of Miami (25 minutes by car).

Miami Children’s Museum – The Miami Children’s Museum is dedicated to enriching the lives of all children by fostering a love of learning and enabling children to realize their highest potential. Visitors of all ages are encouraged to play together, learn, imagine and create. The museum offers hundreds of bilingual, interactive exhibits in 12 galleries. The museum is located at 980 MacArthur Causeway (across from Jungle Island) and is open 10:00 a.m. – 6 p.m. daily (25 minutes by car).

Miami Seaquarium – Exciting shows, great exhibits and enjoyable, educational presentations at their beautifully landscaped park overlooking Biscayne Bay (15 minutes by car).

Museum of Science – featuring Smithsonian exhibits, interactive displays, and rare birds and reptiles (10 minutes by car).

Plymouth Congregational Church – featuring a 300 year old, hand carved door from a Spanish Monastery (walking distance from hotel).

Vizcaya Museum and Gardens – an Italian Renaissance–Style residence surrounded by 10 acres of formal gardens and fountains. Built in 1916, the estate is filled with 15th through 19th century antique furnishings, tapestries, and paintings (10 minutes by car).


DINING

– Restaurants listed below are within walking distance from the hotel

Akashi Japanese Restaurant - 4 minutes
3444 Main Highway
305-529-9954

Atchana’s East/West Kitchen - 2 minutes
2951 South Bayshore Drive
305-774-0404

Backlot Wine Bar & Lounge - 2 minutes
23015 Grand Ave. 3rd Floor/CocoWalk
305.446.6843

Bice Bistro - 3 minutes
3015 Grand Avenue, #120/CocoWalk
305-443-1770

Bizcaya at the Ritz-Carlton - 8 minutes
3300 SW 27th Avenue
305-644-4675

Bombay Darbar Indian Restaurant - 6 minutes
3195 Commodore Plaza
305-444-7272

Calamari Italian Seafood - 8 minutes
3540 Main Highway
305-441-0219

Chili’s - 2 minutes
3015 Grand Avenue/CocoWalk
786-866-3232

Confucio Express - 3 minutes
2982 Grand Avenue
305-424-7370

El Sitio - 5 minutes
3480 Main Hwy
305-648-3368

Fat Tuesday - 2 minutes
3015 Grand Avenue/CocoWalk
305-441-2992

Focaccia Bistro and Wine Shoppe - 4 minutes
3111 Grand Avenue
305-476-8292

George’s in the Grove - 6 minutes
3145 Commodore Plaza
305-444-7878

GreenStreet Outdoor Lounge and Restaurant - 5 minutes
3468 Main Highway
305-444-0244

Grove Spot - 5 minutes
3324 Virginia Street
305-774-6696

Jaguar Ceviche Spoon Bar and Latam Grill - 4 minutes
3067 Grand Avenue
305-444-0216

Johnny Rockets - 3 minutes
3036 Grand Avenue
305-444-1000

La Bottega by Carmen Trigueros - 8 minutes
3540 Main Highway
305-444-3493

Le Bouchon du Grove - 4 minutes
3430 Main Highway
305-448-6060

Lokal Burgers & Beer - 6 minutes
3190 Commodore Plaza
305-442-3377

Ludo’s Italian Restaurant - 4 minutes
3437 Main Highway
305-447-3055

Lulu - 3 minutes
3105 Commodore Plaza
305-447-LULU

Panorama Restaurant & Lounge - 8th Floor
2889 McFarlane Road
305-447-8256

Peacock Garden Cafe - 1 minute
2889 McFarlane Road
305-774-3332

Scotty's Landing - 11 minutes
381 Pan American Dr
305-854-2626

Siam Oishi Restaurant & Bar - 3 minutes
3409 Main Highway
305-446-8800

Spartico - 4 minutes
3000 Florida Avenue
305-779-5100

The Cheesecake Factory - 2 minutes
3015 Grand Avenue/CocoWalk
305-447-9898


BARS & GRILLS

Backlot Wine Bar - 2 minutes
3015 Grand Ave./CocoWalk
786-237-3901

Barracuda Raw Bar & Grill - 4 minutes
3035 Fuller St.
305-448-1144

El Sitio - 5 minutes
3480 Main Hwy.
305-648-3368

Fat Tuesday - 2 minutes
3015 Grand Ave., Ste 260
305-441-2992

Mr. Moe's - 6 minutes
3131 Commodore Plaza
305-442-1114

Scotty's Landing - 10 minutes
3381 Pan American Dr.
305-854-2626

Tavern In the Grove - 3 minutes
3416 Main Hwy.
305-447-3884

The Sandbar Sports Grill - 3 minutes
3064 Grand Ave.
305-444-5270


Health Foods & Supplements

The Last Carrot - 5 minutes
3133 Grand Avenue
305-445-0805

Nutrition Power Center - 2 minutes
2992 McFarlane Road
305-443-3456

Smoothie King - 3 minutes
3034 Grand Avenue
305-476-9435


Ice Cream / Yogurt Shoppe’s

Dolce Vita Gelato Café - 5 minutes
3462 Main Highway
305-461-1322

Yogurtini - 2 minutes
3015 Grand Avenue/CocoWalk
305-567-2020


Art Galleries

ArtWay66 Gallery - 4 minutes
2911 Grand Avenue, #400D
305-447-0401

Boswell Mourot Fine Art Gallery - 6 minutes
3162 Commodore Plaza
305-303-6254

Cristina Chacon Gallery - 6 minutes
3162 Commodore Plz # 1F2
305-442-2884

Coconut Grove Arts Festival Galleries I and II - 5 minutes
3390 Mary Street
305-447-0401

Dharma Studio - 5 minutes
3170 Commodore Plaza
305.461.1777

Grove Retrospective Gallery - 4 minutes
2911 Grand Avenue
305-742-7071

GroveHouse Artists Gallery - 4 minutes
3390 Mary Street, Ste 162
305-794-0329

Midori Gallery - 6 minutes
3168 Commodore Plaza
305-443-3399

RODEZart.com Gallery - 3 minutes
3015 Grand Ave. #237/CocoWalk
305-412-9783


Banks

Bank of America - 5 minutes
3211 Grand Avenue
305-446-2343

Biscayne Bank - 6 minutes
3121 Commodore Plaza
305-447-5050

Coconut Grove Bank - 7 minutes
2701 S Bayshore Drive #2
305-443-2392

Regions Bank - 7 minutes
3516 Main Highway
305-460-3500

Wells Fargo Bank - 9 minutes
2665 South Bayshore Drive #101
305-460-6065

Comedy Clubs

Improv Comedy Club - 3 minutes
3390 Mary Street, Ste. 182
305-441-8200


Recreation

Parks

Peacock Park (baseball, basketball, soccer and other activities)
Across the street from the hotel

Kennedy Park – 19 minutes
2400 South Bayshore Drive
305-854-6859

Boat & Jet Ski Rental

American Water Sports – 16 minutes
2560 S Bayshore Drive
305-856-6559

Club Nautico
Key Biscayne - drive - 21 minutes
4000 Crandon Boulevard, Key Biscayne
305-361-9217


Salons & Spa

Allure Salon – 3 minutes
3405 Main Highway
305-461-0020

Aruj Salon – 4 minutes
3065 Fuller Street
305-448-5750

Coiffure & Nature – 4 minutes
3199 Commodore Plaza
786-360-3309

Johari Hair Cuttery – 5 minutes
2940 Oak Avenue
305-443-3192

La Fenice Salon & Spa – 7 minutes
3333 Rice Street
305-460-0800

M Salon – 5 minutes
3098 Fuller Street
305-441-2736

Maurizio Distefano – 4 minutes
2901 Florida Avenue, Ste. 805
305-403-5550

Patrick Garelle Salon – 5 minutes
3162 Commodore Plaza
305-461-2484

Renova Salon & Spa – 4 minutes
3105 Grand Avenue
305-443-1451

Silvianas European Skin Care – 5 minutes
3138 Commodore Plaza
305-442-4431

T & K Nails – 3 minutes
3008 Grand Avenue
305-446-9404

Ugo di Roma – 3 minutes
2801 Florida Avenue
305-444-4661

Wax On Wax Off Waxing Spa – 4 minutes
3215 Grand Avenue
305-444-8455