August 08, 2022

Playa Launches A Brand New Lunch Menu!



Fresh ingredients, regional flavors, and lush, tropical-modern decor come together at Playa’s new lunch menu

in the heart of South Beach.

MIAMI, FL – August 8, 2022 — Playa is pleased to announce its new savory power lunch menu offerings, now available Monday through Friday from 11 am until 4 pm... A lunch break is essential to the day; it’s all about refreshing and recharging for the rest of the day. The new menu celebrates Playa’s Southern roots and introduces unique eclectic specialties sure to spark the wildest of imaginations. Executive Chef Jon Wilson has curated a one-of-a-kind menu, serving decadent Southern twists on Mediterranean classics, with plenty of plant-based options, and more. Playa welcomes guests to experience some much-loved lunch favorites with a culinary twist – offering something for everyone that can be enjoyed in the serene dining room or al fresco on the breezy outdoor patio. Playa created its original menu around classic Mediterranean cuisine and familiar Southern fare, but in this new menu, Chef Wilson has expanded their specialty items with unique, creative recipes. The latest menu features fresh new lunch salads, soups, flatbreads, tacos, raw bar selections, seafood mains, and more.

New Soups & Salads include:
● Watermelon, Mint & Jalapeño Gazpacho
● Burrata & Strawberry Salad: balsamic dressing, baby summer greens, roasted pistachios, micro basil.

New Appetizers include:
● Roasted Shishito Peppers
● Lamb Skewer: herb & fruit drizzle
● Cajun Crab Cakes: creole remoulade, corn salsa & cilantro.
● Grilled Octopus & Baby Fennel Salad: 24hr marinade w/ lemon & chili EVOO

New Playa Indulgence items:
● Signature Chicken Wings: sweet & spicy, lemon pepper, pineapple & rum BBQ, & breaded plain.
● Playa Burger: 8oz Wagyu beef, sharp cheddar, lettuce, tomato, bourbon bacon & mushroom relish, crispy onions.
● Tacos: Choice of Blackened Fish and Grilled Shrimp tacos.
● Flatbreads: Choice of Margherita, Truffle, or Cheese flatbreads.

New Raw Bar includes:
● Ahi Tuna Tartare: light turmeric mango dressing, avocado, sesame-soy & citrus segment.
● Shrimp Ceviche: lime & vodka pineapple salsa.

New Mains include:
● Pasta with Mussels: white wine reduction, sliced garlic, plum tomato & basil.
● Chicken & Mushroom Risotto: green peas, sweet corn, topped with pesto & toasted pistachios.

New Desserts include:
● Tres Leches
● Af ogato
● Sweet Potato Casserole w/ Marshmallows
● Triple Layer Chocolate Mousse

Playa’s new lunch menu also boasts fresh plant-based dishes, including avocado toast, spaghetti squash & spinach, and pasta with basil tomato sauce. Playa also has a kid-friendly menu with delicious and wholesome dishes such as fish fingers, pasta with red sauce, cheeseburgers & fries. To wash it all down, sip on your choice of hand-crafted cocktails, sparkling wines, or rosé. Guests can request outdoor dining in their reservation notes, but the limited tables are available on a first-come, first-served basis. As a result, guests can soak up some serious tropical vibes while sitting back and relaxing as they enjoy delicious food, downtempo sounds, mouth-watering drinks, hookah, and great company. In addition to Playa’s new lunch menu, the restaurant is now offering Happy Hour specials Monday through Friday from 5 PM until 8 PM.

Miami is magical in spring and summer, and there's nothing better than enjoying a meal or drink outside while enjoying the Miami breeze. Lincoln Road mall is world-famous for al fresco dining and people-watching along the bustling pedestrian-only promenade. Playa’s outdoor patio features ample seating with umbrellas to help you shield yourself from the sun. With the restaurant’s newly opened outdoor space, guests are invited to eat a fresh meal while people-watching from its outdoor patio.


About Playa

Located in the heart of South Beach on Lincoln Road, Playa transports guests to the coastal shores of the Mediterranean with a menu that celebrates fresh, regional flavors with a uniquely Southern twist. Guests can opt to enjoy the lush, breezy outdoor seating options or dine inside to experience the captivating tropical decor. Live climbing plants, arching waterfalls, and a relaxed ambiance will place guests right on the beach, yet at night, the entire space transforms into an exhilarating live entertainment experience. Located at 915 Lincoln Rd, Miami Beach, FL 33139 | For more information about Playa, please visit Follow Playa on Instagram at,

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