The Upper Eastside is a district of north Miami, just east of Little Haiti and north of Midtown. It includes the MiMo Biscayne Boulevard Historic District, which is known for its "Miami Modern" style buildings. The neighborhood is home to many upper-class residents.
From Miami International Airport head East on Highway 112 and exit at Biscayne Boulevard. Make a right onto Biscayne Boulevard and head North until you reach 50th street. From South Beach head West on highway 395 or highway 195 and exit at Biscayne Boulevard. Make a right onto Biscayne Boulevard and head North until you reach 50th street. From Fort Lauderdale International Airport, head South on I-95 and exit at 79th street in Miami. Turn left and head west until you reach Biscayne Boulevard. Make a right onto Biscayne Boulevard and head South.
By bus, this area is served by the "L" bus from Miami Beach, and the #3, #16, and #93 buses along Biscayne Blvd coming from the Downtown area. 
Red Light Little River, 7700 Biscayne Blvd (west side of Biscayne on the little river bridge), ☎ 3057577773, . 6PM-midnight. Features a weekly changing menu of mostly seafood and eclectic organic fare. There are 60 seats of riverfront seating and a full liquor bar.$12-22. edit
Via Verdi Cucina Rustica (Via Verdi Miami), 6900 Biscayne Blvd (From Downtown Miami: Take Biscayne Blvd North to 69th St, Turn Left (West) - From Miami Shores (North): Take Biscayne Blvd South to 69th St, Make a Right - We are on the corner, parking in back - on street - Chase Bank lot after 5pm), ☎ 786.615.2870, . 11am-12am. The Via Verdi Cucina Rustica restaurant will be launching in the Fall 2013 in the Upper East district of Miami. This new restaurant concept will provide local foodies and tourists the opportunity to enjoy innovative creations of traditional Italian dishes.$15-$30. edit
Motel Bianco, 5255 Biscayne Boulevard, ☎ 305 751 8696, . checkin: 3pm; checkout: 12pm. Located at the base of MiMo Boulevard, Motel Bianco went through a complete renovation in 2009 and offers affordable, safe, clean accommodations.$50. edit