Miami’s Best Eats and Drinks This Week: Bar Wars, Miami Smokers at Pawn Broker, and Barbecue Throwdown

By Clarissa Buch for Miami New Times


Bartenders from the Anderson, Beaker & Gray, and Pawn Broker will compete tonight at Pawn Broker’s first-ever Bar Wars. Sample each libation and cast a vote to determine the winning bar. Snag lower-priced tickets in advance, or pay $20 at the door.


Try Jaya’s new beer and sake cart, featuring imported sake and Japanese beer, as well as a handful of Miami brewery favorites. And Seed Food & Wine Festival, a plant-based food and wine fest, is challenging five chefs to compete for the best plant-based barbecue this Thursday night at the Wynwood Yard.


Bar Wars at Pawn Broker
Tonight, Monday, watch some of Miami’s finest mixologists and bartenders battle it out at the Bar Wars competition. Taking place at the Langford’s rooftop bar, Pawn Broker, the newly launched series will host a lineup of bars to compete in a tournament, putting their bartenders to the test. The first edition will feature bartenders from the Anderson, Beaker & Gray, and Pawn Broker. Enjoy signature drinks by the three competitors and cast a vote to determine the winning bar. The event begins at 10 p.m. To reserve a spot, visit Mixstir. Tickets cost $18 in advance and $20 at the door. Each ticket includes three cocktails, one from each participating bar.


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