What is it supposed to be on the show?
Q. Where is it supposed to be on the show?
A. Next to the beach, in Miami.
When did we see it on the show?
A. In Episode 3, of Season 8, "What's Eating Dexter Morgan?".
Debra has been busted for DUI, and Quinn has just gotten her out of police custody.
In this very short scene, he is driving her to work (at Elway Investigations). They are heading along a street next to the beach.
She looks for gum in his car's glove compartment, to mask her breath.
He asks her if she wouldn't prefer to go home first and take a shower.. But she declines.
Q. What is it actually in real life?
Q. Where can I find it in real life?
A. A public street, next to a beach.
A. This was shot on Ocean Boulevard, the main coastal road in Long Beach, CA.
To be more specific, the car is headed northwest on Ocean, in the Belmont Shore area, between the Long Beach peninsula and the Belmont Pier, roughly from 4600 Ocean to 5300 Ocean.
To be even more specific, here are two exact matching Google StreetViews:
Look at the screencap below. Note the oddly bent palm tree in the center divider,
as well as the one-way sign and a green box -- plus the beach in the distance.
Well, here it is in a matching Google StreetView.
They are at approximately 5307 E. Ocean Blvd, near Glendora Ave: