Surfside Kosh

A Guide to Surfside’s Kosher Eats

By: Surfside Oct 27, 2017

Kosher Dining in Surfside

From homemade ice cream shops to a modern interpretation of a classic deli, Surfside’s dining scene traverses cultures and flavors. Perhaps the most interesting aspect of dining in Surfside is the array of acclaimed Kosher restaurants. Globally inspired, from Italy to Japan, Surfside has delicious kosher restaurants that satisfy every craving. Ready to explore the kosher dining scene in Surfside? 

Six Kosher Restaurants in Surfside You Can’t Miss

Surfside 26 Sushi & Tapas

26 Sushi & Tapas

According to the popular restaurant 26 Sushi & Tapas, “kosher never tasted this good” and we couldn’t agree more! Serving an extensive menu of Japanese and Peruvian dishes not seen on a typical kosher menu, 26 Sushi and Tapas has been lauded as one of the most exciting restaurants in Surfside. From spicy tuna rolls to Salmon Saltado, 26 Sushi has been able to balance its kosher designation with rich flavors across an array of dishes. If you are in Surfside for a visit, dining at 26 Sushi and Tapas is a kosher culinary experience you don’t want to miss! 

26 Sushi & Tapas
9487 Harding Ave 


Cine Citta Caffe 

Cine Citta Cafe Miami has been the kosher dairy restaurant of choice for residents and visitors in the Town of Surfside for over a decade. The restaurant and café offers an innovative selection of traditional and modern Italian cuisine in a modern setting, with relaxed outdoor seating, perfect for enjoying the fresh Surfside breeze. 

The menu, created by Executive Chef Romulo Melo, is a mix of signature entrees and Italian staples including a variety of pasta and fish dishes as well as delicious brick-oven pizza and handmade breads. The artichoke Paesana and the Branzino Mediterranean are consistent favorites with the regulars. Newcomers will also be delighted by the rest of the menu, which is always beautifully plated in a style that feels fit for a fine-dining experience (and perhaps a few Instagram moments). As for the kosher designation, Cine Citta Caffe has a Cholov Yisroel / Pas Yisroel Kosher Certification, one of the highest Kosher certifications. 

Cine Citta Caffe
9544 Harding Ave 



Surfside’s kosher grocery and deli, Kosherland has been a neighborhood favorite for years! Serving a full selection of groceries, fresh daily breads, meats and Chalav Isroel cheeses, Kosherland is perfect for all your kosher needs. Open Sunday to Friday, the store has a wide variety of goods for all kosher diets and even exclusively serves BET Yosef American Beef. 

For those looking for a place to have a delicious Shabbos dinner, Kosherland is known for its take out and deli section, serving a homemade spread ready for a beach picnic. And, don’t forget the wine! Kosherland features a wonderful wine selection of 65 different wines from all over the world!

KosherLand Supermarket
9467 Harding Ave 


Surfside Rustiko

From the owners of Kosh, RustiKo Artisan Bistro is a kosher Italian restaurant with a one-of-a-kind all day menu from sun-up to sundown. For breakfast we recommend the scrumptious pain aux chocolate and for lunch and dinner, notable dishes include a beet and goat cheese pizza, pumpkin ravioli and a delicious Mediterranean corvina. 

In the evening, enjoy the relaxed Italian-style ambiance under a beautiful display of lights. We also recommend saving room for dessert. The eatery serves up a multitude of thoughtfully prepared sweets that include silky cheesecakes, a delicious carrot cake and Mille-Feuille Napoleon that will leave even the most discerning sweet-tooth fully sated.

9476 Harding Ave 


Surfside serendipity
Serendipity Yogurt Café

Did you know that Surfside’s resident ice cream shop Serendipity Creamery & Yogurt Café also happens to be kosher? Certified kosher by Kosher Dairy Miami, Serendipity serves vegan sorbet and and “cholov yisroel” ice cream, which designates a higher standard of observance of kosher dietary laws with regards to dairy. In the shop, everything is made from scratch using locally sourced and seasonal ingredients, from the ice cream to the marshmallows and even the peanut butter cups!

Serendipity Yogurt Café 

9457 Harding Ave 


Looking for more kosher dining options in Surfside? Surfside has 11 different kosher dining establishments to satisfy all tastes! Learn more about them here. To read more reviews about kosher restaurants in Surfside, you can also reference

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