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“Great Drinks, Music & People” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Blackbird Ordinary

Blackbird Ordinary
729 SW 1st Ave, Miami, FL 33130
305-671-3307
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Ranked #11 of 103 Nightlife in Miami
Type: Bar/ Clubs
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Owner description: A Local Bar, Lounge, and Night Club. Everything you could want in a drinking establishment with none of the hassle. No attitude or pretention. Just great cocktails and a laid back atmosphere. Grab a plush leather booth with friends and play board games while you enjoy a draft beer or enjoy one of our signature cocktails and dance all night.
miami beach
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
“Great Drinks, Music & People”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Such a beautiful place. So in love with their herb garden that they use in their super scrumptious libations. If a drink has muddled berries, organic grown herbs and candied ginger I am there with a thirsty gaping mouth.

Went early on a Friday night and it was so quaint and comfortable. It was not packed and quite enjoyable. While there were not a lot of smoking hot Chiquitas there were attractive people. It has a nice huge outside patio too.

I tried going back at 1:00 AM and there was a line around the block to get in so I bailed. The only lines I enjoy do not involve people. Apparently this place is uber popular. I actually went back a third time that weekend at 2:00 AM on Saturday night and there was no line but the place was uncomfortably jam packed sardine style so I did not stay long.

The DJ was superb, spinning a splendid mix from the past 3 decades and had the place absolutely bumping.

I love the music, the creative and delicious drinks and the layout but am only interested in visiting at off hour times.

A note to management: the Inis & Gunn regular beer is prolifically better than the rum cask version. Please put the original on the menu.

Visited May 2014
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Miami, Florida
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44 reviews 44 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviews in 17 cities Reviews in 17 cities
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
“Great place to hang out”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

Cool laid back venue in brickell, great place to avoid the hype. They also have a back patio so when the weather is nice it's a nice place to hang out.

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Chicago
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91 reviews 91 reviews
7 attraction reviews
Reviews in 18 cities Reviews in 18 cities
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
“Please go to this bar”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Cool venue, board games, live music of all kinds, huge outdoor area, edible wall, interesting and diverse crowd, random food available out in the back, open REALLY late. What else do you want in a bar?

Visited January 2014
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miami
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45 reviews 45 reviews
14 attraction reviews
Reviews in 27 cities Reviews in 27 cities
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
“check out the edible wall super cool”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

I went to Blackbird ordinary on a Saturday night, it was packed and the music was nice, good atmosphere and the signature drink made with homegrown ingredients was just perfect, tasty blackbird fresh mint wow, love it, will go back mainly for the drink!

Visited September 2013
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miami
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“Good drinks, great atmosphere!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

Everything is great. The location, the music, the crowd and the back of the bar is open and decorated well. I felt like I was in a corona commercial. I turned 21 there and it was one hell of a time!

Visited January 2013
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