By Chris La Porte


Welcome to Homestead Air Reserve Base, surrounded by a rich history and a lively scene in Homestead, Florida. Homestead ARB is home to the 482nd Fighter Wing and serves as the headquarters of Special Operations Command South. The metropolitan area of Homestead, FL, surrounds the base and provides some excellent choices for good eats for when you get hungry. You’ll find good options and a wide variety of all kinds of Homestead restaurants on and around the base. If you know what you are hungry for, click any of the links below to go straight to the information. (1-2) Fast Food Restaurants on Homestead ARB (3-5) American Restaurants Near Homestead ARB (6-7) Breakfast Restaurants Near Homestead ARB (8-9) Chinese Restaurants Near Homestead ARB (10-14) Fast Food Restaurants Near Homestead ARB (15-16) Italian Restaurants Near Homestead ARB (17) Japanese Restaurants Near Homestead ARB (18-19) Puerto Rican Restaurants Near Homestead ARB (20-21) Mexican Restaurants Near Homestead ARB (22) Thai Restaurants Near Homestead ARB Suggested read: Homestead Air Reserve Base (Formerly AFB): In-Depth Welcome Center

Homestead ARB Restaurants

Fast Food

1. Falcon’s Nest

29242 Coral Sea Blvd. Homestead, FL 33039


: 1 (786) 415-7484 Falcon’s Nest is a grill and deli on base that serves lunch and dinner with a rotating catalog of daily specials. The Falcon’s Nest also features a club membership that gives you discounts on meals for a monthly fee.


2. Blazin Beans

Bldg. 5215 Martin Road Homestead ARB, Huntsville, AL 35898


: 1 (256) 885-4417 Offering a selection of Starbucks coffee and Tazo teas, Blazin Beans is the place to refuel on base. You will also find breakfast items, sandwiches, and pastries in the shop.

Restaurants in Homestead, FL

There’s plenty to do around Homestead ARB, especially in the city of Homestead and the nearby city of Miami. While you are out and about, you’ll want to grab a good bite to eat, and we have you covered. These locations include some of the best restaurants in Homestead, FL and the surrounding area around base. American Cuisine

American Cuisine

3. Keg South of Homestead

27591 S Dixie Hwy. Homestead, FL 33032


: 1(305) 248-0959 Keg South of Homestead is the perfect spot to watch the game and grab a drink with some classic American comfort foods. This laid-back sports bar serves up burgers, steaks, and southern fried dishes.

4. White Lion Cafe

146 NW 7th St. Homestead, FL 33030


: 1 (305) 248-1076 White Lion Cafe is set in an old-fashioned cottage that has live music on the weekends. They serve up burgers, seafood, steaks, and other favorite American comfort foods.

5. Royal Palm Grill

806 N Krome Ave. Homestead, FL 33030


: 1 (305) 246-5701 The Royal Palm Grill is a retro-themed diner with a menu that serves up classics all day. Get a wide range of breakfast choices, plus sandwiches and soups for lunch and dinner. Best Breakfast in Homestead

Best Breakfast in Homestead

6. Sam's Country Kitchen

1320 N Krome Ave. Homestead, FL 33030


: 1 (305) 246-2990 Sam’s Country Kitchen serves meals all day, but they are perhaps most known for their breakfast menu. Get a round of comfort breakfast foods that include omelets, grits, breakfast sandwiches, and pancakes. They offer up one of the best breakfasts in Homestead, Fl.

7. Waffle House

33190 S Dixie Hwy, Florida City, FL 33034


: 1 (786) 481-9208 This well-known chain restaurant offers up American fare and breakfast all day. Waffle House, of course, is most known for its signature waffles. Chinese Restaurant in Homestead

Chinese Restaurant in Homestead

8. Yeung Ming Chinese Restaurant

26655 S Dixie Hwy. Homestead, FL 33032


: 1 (305) 258-9283 Yeung Ming Chinese Restaurant serves up traditional Chinese fare with friendly customer service. The beef broccoli and crab rangoon dishes are popular here.

9. China Fun

27423 S Dixie Hwy. Naranja, FL 33032


: 1 (305) 248-5858 China Fun is a counter-service restaurant that offers up a standard Chinese menu. They offer a wide range of favorites, including honey chicken, curry beef, and roast pork with bean sprouts.

Fast Food in Homestead, FL

10. McDonald's

13690 Biscayne Dr. Homestead, FL 33033


: 1 (305) 247-2704

11. Taco Bell

13610 SW 288th St. Homestead, FL 33033


: 1 (305) 245-2412

12. DQ Grill & Chill Restaurant

3330 NE 8th St. Homestead, FL 33033


: 1 (305) 246-2850

13. KFC

30010 S. Federal Hwy. Homestead, FL 33033


: 1 (305) 247-1590

14. Chipotle Mexican Grill

2500 NE 10th Ct. Homestead, FL 33033


: 1 (305) 245-5131 Italian and Pizza Restaurants in Homestead, FL

Italian and Pizza Restaurants in Homestead, FL

15. Capri Restaurant

935 N Krome Ave. Florida City, FL 33034


: 1 (305) 247-1542 Capri Restaurant is a longstanding Italian steakhouse. They also serve up Italian favorites like pasta dishes, seafood, and pizza.

16. Romano's Pizza

110 N Homestead Blvd. Homestead, FL 33030


: 1 (305) 246-7788 Romano’s Pizza is a counter-service style restaurant that offers up large calzones, subs, and, of course, pizza.

Japanese Cuisine

17. Nikko

827 N Homestead Blvd. Homestead, FL 33030


: 1 (305) 242-8772 Nikko is a restaurant that serves up authentic Japanese fare that includes Teriyaki entrees, sushi, and sashimi. Puerto Rican Restaurants in Homestead, FL

Puerto Rican Restaurants in Homestead, FL

18. Rosa's Cafeteria Puerto Rican Food

14852 SW 297th Terrace Homestead, FL 33033


: 1 (786) 294-2489 This small restaurant packs a lot of flavors. Rosa’s Cafeteria offers up Puerto Rican cuisine like green gandules, fried chicken, yellow rice, and salad tostones.

19. Victoria's Borinquen Cafe

27855 S Dixie Hwy. Homestead, FL 33032


: 1 (305) 248-8860 In terms of Puerto Rican restaurants in Homestead, FL, it’s hard to beat Victoria's Borinquen Cafe. They serve up Puerto Rican classics like Caribbean pepper steak, yellow rice, and pastel. Mexican Food, Homestead

Mexican Food, Homestead

20. Hidalgo's Cafe-Restaurant

24961 S Dixie Hwy. Homestead, FL 33032


: 1 (305) 258-4343 With an outstanding staff to serve you, Hidalgo’s Cafe is a great place to grab an authentic Mexican meal. Their hand-made tortillas, Mole, and barbacoa are all must-tries.

21. Los Molcajetes Restaurant

27879 S Dixie Hwy. #8129 Homestead, FL 33032


: 1 (305) 247-0757 Los Molcajetes is a family-owned taqueria staffed by a team of seasoned chefs. They have a wide variety of tacos, all featuring flavors and traditional recipes from Latin America.

Thai Cuisine

22. Bangkok Cuisine

45 N Homestead Blvd, Homestead, FL 33030


: 1 (305) 248-6611 Bangkok Cuisine has that unassuming nature of a strip-mall restaurant but offers up some of the best Thai and Laotian fare that you’ll find in all of Homestead, FL.


These Homestead restaurants on and around Homestead ARB are just a small sampling of the different eats you can enjoy. Undoubtedly, you will find your particular favorites as you settle into the area, and be sure to check with the locals for their favorite spots.




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