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Yardbird - Southern Table & Bar

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American, Family Fare
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Yardbird - Southern Table & Bar
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1600 Lenox Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139-2422
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1600 Lenox Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139-2422 (16th and Lenox)
+1 305-538-5220
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11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Sat 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Bringing the best fried chicken and freshest farm ingredients from Florida...
Bringing the best fried chicken and freshest farm ingredients from Florida and Georgia to the table since 2011, Yardbird has since garnered the praises of the James Beard Foundation as a semi-finalist for "Best New Restaurant South" and as one of Bon Appetit's "50 Best New Restaurants" in 2012. Yardbird sticks to the values of tradition, family, and community with a menu of "soul-nurturing" dishes intended for sharing. A warm, comforting environment lets guests feel relaxed and at home while dining at Yardbird. Southern touches add to the nostalgia, like antique candlestick holders, wildflowers on all the tables, and handmade light fixtures outfitted with Edison bulbs in Mason jars.
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5 of 5 starsReviewed November 22, 2014
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Los Angeles

Definitely worth the high reviews it gets online. (That's it in a nutshell, but I can't submit a review without 100 characters, so that's the purpose of this second sentence in... read more

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Visitor rating
  • 802
    Excellent
  • 284
    Very good
  • 74
    Average
  • 23
    Poor
  • 11
    Terrible
Good for:
  • Casual Dining
  • Outdoor seating
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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Los Angeles
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

Definitely worth the high reviews it gets online. (That's it in a nutshell, but I can't submit a review without 100 characters, so that's the purpose of this second sentence in parenthesis!)

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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62 reviews 62 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

This restaurant was great. The server was very helpful and friendly. The food was delicious, we had the special corn bread, the tomato salad with this wonderful peanut hummus dressing and of course the fried chicken. I'm usually a healthier eater but for this place I made an exception. The chicken was very light tasting and not greasy at all.... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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44 reviews 44 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

Normally we don't touch fried chickens as the last good ones we had was in a little roadside shed in New Orleans years ago. Now unfortunately and fortunately this about to change. We went to Yardbird as it has garnered very positive reviews since its opening in Miami Beach, and our friends, two avid eaters, vouched for its greatness. In... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW via mobile

I loved this place and will be going back tomorrow for some more chicken. I couldn't fault yardbird. It looks great, the beer and whiskey selection are vast, the service is great and finally the fried chicken with waffles is out of this world. I ate more than I thought possible Go to yardbird, don't eat for a day in... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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34 reviews 34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW

Good restaurant of American food. We had the fried chicken with waffles and it was amazing. It was crowded, so an early reservation might be a good idea.

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Toronto, Canada
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60 reviews 60 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW

Wow, were we excited to try out this "best friend chicken ever" at Yardbird! Especially because they make a gluten free version of it too. I couldn't wait. We reserved weeks in advance! The moment was finally here! And it was pretty good. The chicken was the least tasty thing we ate. The restaurant itself is great. Our server was... More

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kansas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

Visited this restaurant this past Sunday, after rave reviews..they don't lie! Me and sister shared the cornbread & chicken and waffles it was enough for 4ppl!!! Wait staff was amazing, and appeared to LOVE their jobs! 😊we even called the manager out from the back to share our thoughts as well. I will definitely return next time I'm in Miami!

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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80 reviews 80 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Some restaurants are great due just to a terrific meal. Yardbird takes dining to a different level where the menu delivers really special items that also taste great. Whether ordering from the standard menus or the brunch menu, everything is worth a try. Favorites include the chicken and biscuits, grits, kale salad, and virtually any drink.

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John K, Owner at Yardbird - Southern Table & Bar, responded to this review

Hi greglewen, Thanks for taking the time to write us a review. We love hearing from a fan, and we're glad you enjoyed our Mama Chicken Biscuits. Looking forward to having you back again soon. More

Miami Beach, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

OUTSTANDING!!!!!!!!! if you even have a doubt just take a bite. They knocked bland out of the thought of chicken.

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John K, Owner at Yardbird - Southern Table & Bar, responded to this review

Hi Roger, Thanks for taking the time to review Yardbird. Happy to hear you enjoyed our chicken and waffles, we look forward to having you back again soon. More

Bethesda, Maryland
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

I look forward to my next visit to Miami Beach so I can go back to this excellent restaurant with a fun vibe, expansive cocktail menu and simply delicious fried chicken and ribs. You won't leave hungry.

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John K, Owner at Yardbird - Southern Table & Bar, responded to this review

Hi MattyGee20814, Thanks for writing us a review. We're so glad to hear you enjoyed our St. Louis Style Pork Ribs, and we look forward to seeing you again next time you're in town. More

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Additional Information about Yardbird - Southern Table & Bar

Address: 1600 Lenox Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139-2422
Phone Number: +1 305-538-5220
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami Beach
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
Cuisine: American, Family Fare

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