Shoppers strolling along Lincoln Road Mall in South Beach.

Here’s an email question that we often receive: Is there a difference between Lincoln Road & Lincoln Road Mall? Yes – sorta!

Here’s a quick explanation:

Where is Lincoln Road?

Lincoln Road is located in the heart of Miami Beach (between 16th and 17 Street). The road stretches for about 15 blocks East to West from the Atlantic Ocean to Biscayne Bay.

There are more than 150 national retail stores, boutiques, sidewalk cafes, art galleries, and restaurants lining the 15-block destination.

People-watching Lincoln Road

Lincoln Road Mall?

Lincoln Road Mall is pedestrian-friendly, open-air, and encompasses 8 of the 15 blocks between Washington Avenue and Alton Road. Zara’s Flagship Store anchors the east end of the mall, and the famous 1111 Lincoln Road Garage anchors the west end.

So basically – Lincoln Road Mall is located on Lincoln Road taking up eight blocks and is a shopping haven.

More Info

South Beach is a walkable and bike-friendly town, so it’s easy to get around and enjoy all the hotspots. Ocean Drive, Espanola Way, and Sunset Harbour are all just minutes from Lincoln Road.

Being one of Miami’s most popular ride-sharing (Uber /Lyft) drop-off destinations, Lincoln Road attracts millions of local and out-of-town visitors resulting in some great people-watching opportunities.

Lincoln Road is the ultimate walkable shopping, dining, and entertainment destination. It’s a must-visit when in Miami Beach.

Directions to Lincoln Road