Along with its thriving financial district, Brickell is known for being a high-rise residential neighborhood.

Welcome to Brickell

Fast-paced city life right beside beautiful Miami beaches

The Miami neighborhood of Brickell is a trendy, upscale residential community offering the best in luxury living. Known for its banking and financial district, Brickell is a great place to work and live in a city close to the beach.

Settled in the 19th century, Brickell quickly developed over the next few decades, becoming known for its “Millionaire’s Row”—a sprawl of luxurious mansions along Brickell Avenue. These historic mansions were replaced by office buildings and hotels in the 1970s as the area developed into the hip business hub it is today.

Along with its thriving financial district, Brickell is known for being a high-rise residential neighborhood. Residents love living in its incredible luxury condominiums and apartment buildings, which feature all of the amenities you could dream of! There’s also Brickell Key, a gated island that’s home to a variety of upscale residential buildings.

What to Love

  • Lively urban area 
  • Bars and restaurants 
  • Stunning ocean views

People & Lifestyle

Brickell is a dense urban neighborhood frequently ranked as one of the best neighborhoods to live in Miami. With lots of restaurants and nightlife, there’s always something fun to do. The median age skews younger due to the number of young professionals who live in the area.

Brickell is the densest neighborhood in Miami, and its population is still growing. Working professionals can live in a state-of-the-art luxury condo and enjoy a short commute to work, and the beach nearby is perfect for a relaxing end to the week! International residents are drawn to the area, and Brickell is also a great place for families due to its excellent public school system.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

Brickell’s urban landscape has plenty to offer, from resort-level amenities to decadent restaurants—all set against the stunning backdrop of the Atlantic Ocean!

Brickell is the perfect place to shop for gifts and stylish apparel for the whole family. Brickell City Center is a sprawling shopping center that’s home to luxury retailers like Coach, Saks Fifth Avenue, and Ted Baker. Shoppers can get their hair done at Drybar or dine at restaurants like Pubbelly Sushi and Luna Park. Downtown destination Mary Brickell Village is also a prime spot for upscale shopping, fine dining, and trendy salons.

Brickell is home to an array of incredible restaurants, including Cipriani, a chic waterfront eatery serving Italian cuisine, minimalist Japanese restaurant Zuma, and traditional Mexican spot Cantina la Veinte.

Things to Do

Brickell offers plenty of events and opportunities to enjoy Miami life. As one of Southern Florida’s most up-and-coming areas, there are tons of exciting things to see and do.

Catch a show or a game at the American Airlines Arena nearby, or grab drinks with friends at local trendy bars like Blue Martini or rooftop lounge Sugar.

Brickell has incredible shopping opportunities, including all the stores, bars, and restaurants Brickell City Center has to offer—it’s even home to a movie theater! While it’s certainly a residential area, with luxurious condominiums like Brickell on the River, Brickell is primarily known for being Miami’s Financial District, drawing nicknames like “Wall Street South.”


Brickell is home to several excellent schools. Top educational opportunities include:

  • La Prima Casa Montessori Preschool

Work With Bento

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