StripSteak by Michael Mina Presents: Pappy Van Winkle Dinner

This is July's installment of the hotel's classic Cellar 1954 dinner series

Here in Miami, there’s always a jaw-dropping dinner we say we have to try. But every once in awhile, there’s a dinner so intriguing that we do more than just say it—we make a reservation and actually go. Cue: this week’s Pappy Van Winkle bourbon-pairing dinner at StripSteak by Michael Mina {4441 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach; 877.326.7412}. It hasn’t even happened ... Read More »

Cindy Hutson Wants to Take You to Jamaica

Dine at her two Miami restaurants, Zest and Ortanique on the Mile, and you could win

Has summer got you feeling those vacation vibes? Head to two of our favorite Miami restaurants, Cindy Hutson’s Caribbean-inspired Zest {200 South Biscayne Boulevard, Downtown Miami; 305.374.9378} or Ortanique on the Mile {278 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables; 305.446.7710}, before Monday, July 31, and you might get the vacation of your dreams. Sponsored by both restaurants, one lucky winner will get a ... Read More »

Miami Spice is BACK!

Let the countdown to August 1 begin

Miami foodies, unite: Miami Spice will be back in the Magic City in just three weeks! Hosted by the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB), this two-month-long feeding frenzy, now in its 16th year, brings together Miami’s best restaurants and makes them affordable. Running from August 1 through September 30, the 2017 edition of this tasty time of year ... Read More »

Oui, S’il Tu Plait: Bastille Day 2017

Where to get your French fix on July 14 in Miami

Looking for delicious French fare in The Magic City? We’ve got plenty. Here’s where you can celebrate French flavors—and independence—on Bastille Day this Friday: Bakehouse Brasserie Located in South of Fifth, Bakehouse Brasserie {808 1 Street, Miami Beach; 305.434.8249} takes diners on a mental trip to their favorite Parisian café. Go this Friday, and take advantage of the eatery’s popular ... Read More »

Treat Yo’ Self: It’s National Ice Cream Month!

This July, don’t skimp out on dessert

I scream, you scream, we al(ways) scream for ice cream! This July, celebrate National Ice Cream Month with a scoop of everyone’s favorite childhood dessert at Miami’s best area restaurants. We’ve helped you out by telling you where to go and what to order. (You can thank us later.) Market at EDITION How to get your ice cream fix: Get ... Read More »

Chefs Stand Up at The Standard

Starting July 19, LA and NYC's revered chefs will cook for a cause at Miami Beach's Lido Lounge

On its own, a good meal is worth celebrating—but couple it with a good cause and our stomachs and our hearts are full. Starting next week, The Lido Bayside Grille at The Standard Spa, Miami Beach {40 Island Avenue, Miami Beach; 786.245.0880} is giving us a reason to indulge in both with its inaugural “Chefs Stand Up” series, a three-part event ... Read More »

10 Cocktails for a Sizzling Summer

Stay cool in hot Miami with these refreshing, summer-inspired drinks

Let Summer ’17 be all about cool cocktails on hot summer days! To make sure it is, we’ve rounded up our favorite summertime sips in Miami—and where to find them—below. “Spicy Mango Martini” GK Bistronomie Spice up Summer ‘17 with this combination of Beefeater Gin, Cinzano Dry Spicy Mango Thai Chili, and Yuzu. “Kiwi Something Or Other” NaiYaRa Take a ... Read More »

5 Ways to Celebrate National Fried Chicken Day

Here's where to get your fried chicken fix today, July 6, in Miami

Today, July 6, is National Fried Chicken Day! And to make sure you get to celebrate with some fried bird, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite fried chicken dishes in Miami that you just have to try. Here they are: The Sarsaparilla Club What you’re getting: Sarsaparilla’s Fried Chicken Created by Top Chef alums Jeff McInnis and Janine Booth, this American ... Read More »

Where to Celebrate July 4 in Miami

This Independence day, celebrate freedom with good food, good fun, and a good venue

Looking for some delicious food and guaranteed fun to go with your July 4 fireworks? Checkout our favorite Miami restaurants and hotels where you can celebrate—we’ve listed them for you, below: Big Easy Winebar & Grill: Celebrate American Independence Day South African-style, at Big Easy Winebar & Grill {701 South Miami Avenue, Suite 339, Brickell; 786.814.5955}. Sitting in Brickell City ... Read More »

This Week in Eats: June 26

Check out the latest dining news and events, all happening in Miami this week

Here is this week’s Miami food news: Summer Champagne Splash Wednesday, June 28 Now that summer is officially in full swing, Villa Azur {309 23 Street, Miami Beach; 305.763.8688} is celebrating it with something special: bubbles. Available for three hours each Wednesday, this happy hour will now offer two hours of endless Moët & Chandon and a two-hour luxury tasting ... Read More »