Welcome to Pinecrest
An affluent Miami community offering suburban quiet
Suburban serenity meets luxury at Pinecrest, a prosperous community located in Miami-Dade County. Here Miamians can find the quiet neighborhoods, delicious food, elite shopping, and vibrant green spaces that make Pinecrest such a welcoming place to live, work, and play. Impressive homes with Mediterranean, neo-colonial, and modern designs reside along tree-lined streets or atop spacious lots in this upscale community.
What to Love
An active community with farmers' markets, jazz concerts, and holiday celebrations
Quiet, peaceful neighborhoods
A short car ride away from Miami's vibrant downtown and world-class beaches
Residents enjoy Pinecrest's peaceful neighborhoods and private, expansive lots in an ideal setting close to the hustle and bustle of metropolitan Miami. Locals pride themselves on a family-oriented environment with an engaged community. Surrounded by colorful greenery and close to glistening bay and sea waters, Pinecrest living feels like a tropical paradise.
Dining, Shopping & Entertainment
Pizza enthusiasts enjoy Apizza Brooklyn Resto + Vino for its oven-fired pizzas and handcrafted, locally-sourced ingredients. Indulge in Margherita pizza with homemade mozzarella or grab a slice of pie heaped with fresh tomatoes and pesto. For other Italian favorites, you'll find this bistro's expansive menu offers exquisite pasta and meat dishes. Treat yourself to gourmet Japanese fare in a sophisticated setting at Gyu-Kaku Japanese BBQ. The restaurant’s all-you-can-eat premium menu is a local favorite and sports mouthwatering meats like kalbi chuck rib, spicy pork, and garlic shoyu chicken thigh grilled to perfection. In the heart of Pinecrest, Original Big Tomato creates a spin on traditional salad by placing it inside a fluffy, homemade bread bowl. This laid-back eatery sports a menu full of delectable bites like paninis, wraps, soups, and pizza pies baked to perfection.
Home to many upmarket boutiques, you'll never have trouble finding the latest fashion trends in Pinecrest. Explore a curated collection of sustainable women's clothing and accessories at Meadow Collective or peruse the racks for a new gown at My Tribe Boutique.
Things to Do
Experience a combination of music and scenic views at The South Motors Jazz Series, Pinecrest's annual event perfect for jazz lovers. Located in Pine Gardens, this concert series allows its guests to listen to Grammy Award Winning performers on a stage surrounded by lush botanical foliage. When the jazz series ends for the year, attend one of the many entertainment options available at the Pinecrest Gardens, including family movie nights, festivals, theater performances, and concerts. Sample finely-aged wine during a tasting at Total Wine & More or Atelier Monnier. Browse stalls of local artisan goods at Pinecrest Farmers' Market. Fresh produce, baked goods, plants, flowers, and made-to-order foods can be found while winding your way through the market. Find ultimate relaxation with a deep tissue massage at Elements Massage. Book a one-on-one pilates session or make your way to the tennis courts for a game at Coral Oaks Tennis and Wellness, a members-only club with exclusive amenities and state-of-the-art equipment.
The community of Pinecrest is served by Miami-Dade Public Schools. Noteworthy institutions include:
- Howard Drive Elementary, grades Pre-K–5
- Palmetto Elementary School, grades Pre-K–5
- Palmetto Middle School, grades 6–8
- Pinecrest Elementary School, grades K–5
- Pinecrest Cove Preparatory Academy, grades K–8
- Miami Palmetto Senior High School, grades 9–12
Grow With Us Academy, preschool
Bet Shira Congregation, preschool
Kendall United Methodist, preschool
Pinecrest Presbyterian Day School, grades Pre-K–K
Temple Beth Am, grades K–5
St. Louis Covenant School, grades K–8
Gulliver Academy, Pre-K–8
Gulliver Preparatory School, grades 9–12