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South Florida Restaurants with Best Tailgate Food & Snacks

Here’s a roundup of best tailgate food and snacks from South Florida Restaurants.

4 Rivers Smokehouse

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Watch the Game, Not the Grill with 4 Rivers Smokehouse.

From small to large gatherings, 4R has your back with a variety of party packages and new chicken wing offerings, from hot and ready to eat or cold and easy to reheat.

Priced at $54.99 the Gridiron Pack feeds 4 and comes with your choice of 4 Meats, 2 Classic Sides, 4 pieces of Cornbread or Slider Buns.

Priced at $60 (serves 4 – 6) or $109 (10 – 12) the Party Packages comes with Brisket, Pulled Pork, Texas Sausage, 4R BBQ Beans, Mac & Cheese, Coleslaw, Slider buns and sauce.

Place your orders in advance at or 844-474-8377.

Select 4 Rivers Smokehouse offerings are also available nationwide via GoldBelly.

2660 N University Dr, Coral Springs, FL 33065

La Traila Barbecue

Tailgate from your couch with La Traila Barbecue, Miami’s genuine Texas-style craft barbecue, founded by Miami native/Buffalo Bills Wide Receiver Isaiah McKenzie and Austin native and pitmaster Mel Rodriguez.

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In addition to platters and meat by the half pound, signature drool-worthy items include: Brisket Sundae with a mac and cheese base then layered with baked beans and cream corn then topped with smoked brisket, cotija cheese, crema and house sauce; La Barbecue Stack with sliced brisket, pulled pork, smoked sausage, topped with our house-made sauce, pickles and onions; a variety of burgersfried chicken sandwiches, and sides.

As a nod to Mel’s Mexican heritage, additional feature items  graze the menu: Brisket Queso EmpanadasBrisket Quesadillas and Brisket Elote which is made of mexican street corn, topped with brisket, cotija cheese, mexican crema and housemade sauce.

Mel Rodriguez and team are also available for tailgate catering and larger scale gatherings.

8030 NW 154th St. Miami Lakes, FL

Cote Miami

Catch the next big game at COTE, the MICHELIN-starred and James Beard Award-nominated KOREAN STEAKHOUSE™ and book their exclusive private dining room, the PK Room.

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Considered one of Miami’s hardest reservations to score, COTE offers an intimate space ideal for 10 guests equipped with COTE’s bespoke, state-of-the-art charcoal grills along with a private AV system.

Enjoy a MICHELIN-starred experience with a custom-curated menu by Executive Chef David Shim, sip on magnums and capture a ton of Instagram-worthy moments. 

3900 NE 2nd Ave., Miami, FL 33137

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