Looking for a fun day with the family? Visit Coconut Grove!
Who doesn’t like to eat some delicious treats and also to enjoy a family day at the park? In this article you will find great recommendations for you and your family to have the perfect weekend without going too far.
In the heart of Coconut Grove you will find many great destinations to breath fresh air, run, enjoy beautiful views of the bay as well as eating some treats. You will find ice creams shops featuring some artisanal, seasonal and very creative flavors.
BIANCO GELATO at 3137 Commodore Plaza. Gelato made the old-fashioned way, using fresh ingredients. Dairy-free, low-sugar choices, too.
VICKY’S HOUSE MILKSHAKE BAR & TASTING ROOM at 3190 Commodore Plaza. It’s back to the early 80s at this fun retro milkshake bar and tasting room for kids and grownups.
CHILL N NITROGEN ICE CREAM AND YOGURT at 3415 Main Highway. Liquid nitrogen flash-frozen ice cream. Choose your own ice cream base, flavors and add-ins.
FIREMAN DEREK’S at 3435 Main Highway. Pies, cakes, cookies, pastries and more, all baked with love using the finest and freshest ingredients.
KONOS GELATO at 3444 Main Highway. Traditional Italian gelato, milkshakes and frappes, fresh pastries and baked goods.
MORELIA GOURMET PALETAS at 3437 Main Highway. Gourmet paletas, ice cream sandwiches and shakes, made from scratch in small batches.
SALT & STRAW at CocoWalk, 3015 Grand Ave. Small-batch, chef-driven ice cream using local ingredients and collaborations with artisans.
Explore THE BARNACLE HISTORIC STATE PARK at 3485 Main Highway floridastateparks.org Built in 1891, this beautiful house and boathouse offers a glimpse of Old Florida on Biscayne Bay. Tour the house and watch the bay. COMMODORE TRAIL, traillink.com/trail/ commodore trail. Five-mile paved route that takes walkers through Coconut Grove. The full trail runs from Brickell Avenue to the north and Cocoplum Circle to the south. PEACOCK PARKat 2820 McFarland Rd. Nine acres of waterfront park with family-friendly recreational opportunities and a boardwalk bridge overlooking Biscayne Bay. REGATTA PARKat 3500 Pan American Dr. Watch the sailboats at this breezy waterfront park at Dinner Key Marina. Bike racks, dogs allowed on leash, picnic tables.