Welcome to Edgewater
An exciting, urban area with a small-town and artistic feel
Nestled alongside the shore of Biscayne Bay is Edgewater, located just to the east of Wynwood, an Intracoastal waterfront community that buyers far and wide are flocking to. This is a growing area, yet it has managed to maintain a relaxed and laid-back feel. Boasting cute eateries, scenic views, a calm feel, and a welcoming community, Edgewater is a lovely area that many homebuyers are considering.
Neighborhoods here are highly sought-after. High-energy, urban neighborhoods are where the majority of locals reside in the area. This means there is an abundance of newer luxury condos and upscale apartments available for buyers.
What to Love
- An exciting and welcoming atmosphere
- An urban and modern feel that still has plenty of charming local businesses
- An active and social community
Locals here live an exciting and lively lifestyle. Even though it is a lesser-known area, Edgewater offers tons of modern amenities that locals love to take advantage of. All the businesses here have an approachable and laid-back feel, making it easy for locals to get to know their neighborhood shops and fellow community members.
Oftentimes, locals can be found out and about, enjoying all that the area has to offer. The weather is typically beautiful here, allowing residents to easily walk, run, or bike through the area when they want to get active. Visiting the many shops and eateries in the area is another common pastime for residents looking to get social and explore.
Dining, Entertainment, and Shopping
Edgewater has plenty of incredible restaurants and lively bars for locals to visit and try out. One lovely spot in the area is Mimi's. This eatery boasts an array of American bar food and seafood dishes to share over handcrafted cocktails and glasses of wine. With a charming and bright interior, this is a lovely spot to gather with a group of friends or with a partner for a casual date night. Boasting savory dishes like their Wagyu Beef Tartare and the Short Rib Frites, this is an ideal spot for a sophisticated yet laid-back evening.
Pinocchio on the Bay is another local favorite. This rustic Italian bar features tons of delicious and savory Italian favorites. Serving classic favorites like pizza, paninis, and bruschetta, it is easy to find an authentic dish that will make your mouth water. Perfect for a casual weekend dinner, Pinocchio on the Bay is an Edgewater-resident favorite!
Edgewater is also known for its fantastic access to boutique shopping. Here, you’ll have everything you need at the tip of your fingers, from apparel retailers to grocers.
Things to Do
Edgewater has plenty of activities for locals to take part in. Many residents love to take advantage of the beautiful weather here. On any given day, many locals can be found socializing in the area’s greenspaces, picnicking on a nearby island, exploring the area by bike, or laying out on a nearby beach.
For those looking to get inspired, be sure to visit the National Young Arts Foundation. This not-for-profit organization in the area helps young artists cultivate their passions. For locals, this means that the organization provides a fantastic art gallery and is a stunning landmark for residents to visit and explore.
There are plenty of wonderful schools in the area for Edgewater parents and their children to consider. Discovery Academy is one strong option for parents of younger students to consider. This preschool to eighth-grade school provides a caring and sharing community for kids to thrive in. With classes based on abilities rather than grade levels and welcoming, supportive staff, this is a place where children can learn at their own pace and make the best use of their own unique abilities.
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