Miramar is a city in the U.S. state of Florida. Situated in Broward County, Miramar is 20 miles from Miami. The city get’s its name after the Miramar district of Havana, Cuba. The word translates from Spanish as ‘sea view’ or ‘sea sight,’ even though Miramar is an inland city. The city is bordered by the municipalities of Pembroke Pines, Hollywood, West Park, and Miami-Dade County.
Companies headquartered in Miramar are Spirit Airlines, JL Audio, Arise Virtual Solutions, and Chetu Inc. Top employers with office space or facilities in Miramar are the City of Miramar, Premier Beverage, Comcast of South Florida, Humana Medical Plans, Royal Caribbean Cruises, Quest Diagnostics, and Carnival.
Entertainment And Dining Out
There are many things to see and do around Miramar, including the created Miramar Cultural Center and ArtsPark. This area was designed to as a place to celebrate creativity and diversity within the city. Situated next to the City Hall, the center is made up of an 800-seat theater, two art galleries, banquet facilities, a full-service kitchen, rehearsal halls, classrooms, a botanical garden, and more. Surrounding the cultural center is the library, shops, restaurants, and the fitness center. Dining options in Miramar include Elle’s Restaurant & Lounge, Naz Roti Palace, Technique Restaurant, Antonio’s Pizzeria, Brimstone Woodfire Grill, and Benihana. Sal’s Italian Restaurant is cozy restaurant which is very popular within this neighborhood serving a range of pizzas, pasta and chicken dishes.
The nearest major airport to Miramar is Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. Featuring international and domestic flights from Fort Lauderdale, the airport is 12 miles from the city center. The Miramar community bus service offers four routes around the city including both hospitals and connections to the Broward County Mass Transit routes.