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Yardbird - Southern Table & Bar

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1600 Lenox Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139-2422 (16th and Lenox)
+1 305-538-5220
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10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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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
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Richmond Hill, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I know you don't order salad for dinner but their dressing is amazing and the buttermilk biscuits are to die for. The service is always great and the atmosphere is fantastic.

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Los Angeles, CA
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Food was outstanding. Service couldn't have been better. We had a large group and they were very attentive. Chicken, ribs, mac n cheese, corn bread, veggies, dessert - I cannot recommend enough.

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Sparta, Tennessee, Usa
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15 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I had the opportunity to visit this restaurant while on vacation. It came highly recommended from the hotel staff and did not dissapoint! We were greeted with the kindest host and hostess who showed us to a table in the bar area. We didn't have a reservation and it was quite crowded so we sat at a... More 

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

Thank you Jennifer for taking the time to review your experience with us at Yardbird Southern Table and Bar. We are thrilled that you had such a wonderful visit! We look forward to hosting you again soon. More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Yardbird's service is outstanding. I never had to ask for anything. They anticipated my every need. Our server, Rafael, was friendly and delightful. The food is just as good as the service. The chicken and waffles was so delicious. Possibly the best I've ever had. Every time I'm in Miami I will definitely pay a visit to Yardbird.

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Paris, France
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The place is nice as you can eat outside. But the food is quite common and the portions are American size. I would not recommand it for European People.

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Thank catherinew1232016
John K, Owner at Yardbird - Southern Table & Bar, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Yardbird Southern Table and Bar in Miami Beach. Yes are portions are extremely large and meant to be shared in the Southern tradition of family and sharing. We are a Southern American concept and quite proud of the legendary food and service we offer as well as the resulting reputation we have... More 

Milnthorpe, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A real treat for our lunch. I hadn't realised Southern food was so enjoyable you might say Southern Comfort if it hadn't been said before! We shared dishes thank goodness because I wouldn't have wanted to miss out. The service was first class; the food first class and the ambience perfect.

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Thank Rod B
Zurich, Switzerland
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We went here for lunch and it was excellent service, delicious food, fantastic experience ..... I could go on. We tried to go back on two separate occasions and it was full! Would return in a flash if we return to Miami.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Sure, the food is good. The food is really good...but you're not eating foie gras at a Michelin star rated restaurant; you're eating fried chicken and gastropub-esk food. Anyone can make amazing food if they're not subject to acceptable prices but for 3 people to have chicken and waffles and split an appetizer? Naw, that can only be tolerated in... More 

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Thank Ttouch58
John K, Owner at Yardbird - Southern Table & Bar, responded to this review

Thanks for the review Ttouch58. Our extremely large portions are meant to be shared in the southern tradition of family. We are glad you enjoyed our famous food and service. We hope to see you again soon. More 

Port Washington, NY
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We could only get a 5:15 reservation because for the weekend the restaurant books weeks in advance. It was worth going early. The chicken was superb. Crisp and succulent. My husband said it was the best chicken he ever had. The biscuits were probably the best I ever had. And, we are still talking about the amazing Caesar salad. Good-sized... More 

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

Thanks for the feedback! We are so glad you had a great time and we look forward to hosting you again soon. More 

Key Biscayne, Florida
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We got there and were seated rather quickly after being told it would be a 30 min wait for dinner. The lighting was pretty dim outside where we were seated. Ordered appetizers of deviled eggs and bone marrow, both absolutely delicious and a must. We had gone there specifically for the fried chicken after rave reviews. All the food was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$31 - $50
Cuisine
American
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1600 Lenox Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139-2422
    (16th and Lenox)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 305-538-5220
Description
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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