You doughnut want to miss this: Here’s every National Donut Day special in South Florida
National Donut Day is this Friday, June 4, so, we figured, “What better way to start (or spend) your Friday than by supporting a local, South Florida-based donut shop?”
Miami finally has a new Texas-inspired BBQ restaurant
Meet La Traila Barbecue, a new joint set to become Miami’s first genuine Texas-style craft barbecue pit spot in Miami Lakes. They’re set to open their first brick ‘n’ mortar location on Saturday, May 29, just in time for Memorial Day weekend.
Memorial Day weekend in Miami and Fort Lauderdale: best events, restaurant deals, things to do
With restaurant brunch specials, Memorial Day weekend happy hours, and even some freebies for our veterans, first responders, and teachers, businesses across Miami-Dade and Broward are making sure Memorial Day weekend is enjoyed by everyone.
A new Chick-fil-A is opening in Miami
Chick-fil-A is officially opening another restaurant in Miami on Thursday, May 27, between the neighborhoods of Allapattah and Overtown near the River Landing Shops and Residences.
Here’s how you can see The Chainsmokers while sipping cocktails with Martha Stewart
The Chainsmokers will be the headlining act of the South Beach Wine & Food Festival’s “A SOBEWFF 20th Anniversary Celebration” on Thursday, May 20 at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach pool scape.
The best South Beach Wine & Food Festival events $150 or less
Although many events at the 2021 South Beach Wine & Food Festival range from $200 to $400, fans will be delighted to know there are events for the whole family to enjoy at the festival for $150 or less.
‘Como Como:’ Meet the new Mexican seafood restaurant and mezcal bar at the Moxy Hotel
Meet Como Como and Mezcalista, the two new dining and drinking venues that have made their debut at the newly opened Moxy South Beach.
South Beach changes: 2 a.m. last call for alcohol sales
An ordinance to roll back the final call of alcohol sales in the city’s entertainment district from 6 a.m. to 2 a.m. passed Wednesday. Voters in November will have the final say.
Beloved Downtown Miami hole-in-the-wall speakeasy reopens over one year later
Due to the pandemic, The Corner announced they were closing on March 16, 2020 until “further notice.” However, after closing for over a year, the late-night bar in Downtown Miami has reopened its doors once more to the relief of their regular patrons.
Dunkaroos’ first-ever milkshake is here in Miami for a limited time
Dunkaroos has teamed up with BurgerFi to add a specialty milkshake to its’ menu at all Miami BurgerFi locations. This is the first time the nostalgic snack has ever been in shake form and is truly the first of its kind.
Fireman Derek’s Bake Shop relocates to brand new, 2,000-square-foot flagship store in Wynwood
Fireman Derek’s Bake Shop will be relocating their Wynwood shop into a brand new space across the street that will officially open its doors on Saturday, May 15. The new, 25-seat bake shop will be located just three blocks south from the original Wynwood shop.
The Oasis is putting Wynwood on the map for live entertainment. Does South Beach have competition?
After an invite-only opening weekend featuring musical acts like Major Lazer and Ludacris, The Oasis in Wynwood seems to be ushering in a new era of live entertainment in Miami-Dade County.
Miami’s hidden gem for dim sum becomes a pop-up restaurant in Coral Gables
This locals-only, dim sum delivery service called Zitz Sum grew to have a cult following on Instagram. Now, it’s a 2,000-square-foot pop-up restaurant located right in the heart of Coral Gables.
Cocktail-inspired ice cream is taking over Miami
Behold, “cocktail ice cream” — the newest, boozy craze among ice cream enthusiasts and ice cream shops across the Magic City. Now, the latest Miami-based ice cream shop to get behind the trend is Wynwood Parlor.
Michael’s Genuine to temporarily close in late June for renovations
Michael’s Genuine Food & Drink is temporarily closing its doors for the next few months in order to complete renovations. However, the exact timeline is unclear.
Where to celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Miami and Fort Lauderdale
From South Miami all the way to Fort Lauderdale, bars and restaurants are celebrating Cinco de Mayo with cocktail, beer, and food specials that begin at noon and go on into the night. Below, we’ve rounded up some of South Florida’s best spots to grab a margarita (or two) on Wednesday, May 5.
Miami social media personality ‘YesJulz’ opens juice bar in South Beach
You may know her through through her Instagram username as “YesJulz,” or, you may know her as the Miami girl who shot to social media fame on SnapChat. Regardless, if you hadn’t heard of Julieanna Goddard by now, you’ll get to know her as the owner of YesJuice, the latest juice bar to hit the health-conscious South Beach scene.
KFC now says it’s a big contender in fried chicken sandwich wars
Kentucky Fried Chicken’s new chicken sandwich sales have doubled, providing competition against Popeye’s, McDonald’s and Chick-fil-A at the fast food drive-thru.
The best pizza in the entire state of Florida is from this Miami pizzeria
However, there’s one unsuspecting pizza spot, whose roots come straight from Caserta, Italy, that you might have missed.It’s Mister O1 Extraordinary Pizza, and it has been named the “Best Pizza in Florida” by Food & Wine.
Popular Publix chicken tender sub Twitter account returns
Shockwaves were sent throughout the Pub Sub community in the beginning of April when a popular fan account, “Are Publix Chicken Tender Subs On Sale,” went absolutely silent after their last post on March 11.
The Forge in Miami Beach to reopen thanks to hospitality mogul
The Forge is officially coming back — and it’s all thanks to David Grutman. According to a new report by The Real Deal (TRD), hospitality entrepreneur and mogul David Grutman of Groot Hospitality plans to take over The Forge in Miami Beach.
Swensen’s closes after 44 years of serving ice cream and diner food in Coral Gables
The gem of a restaurant in Coral Gables was called Swensen’s Grill & Ice Cream Parlor, and it has officially closed its doors for good in April.
New sushi bar Paperfish opens in Miami’s Brickell area
Paperfish is the new sushi bar and izakaya with the red torii gate in Miami’s Brickell area. It is open for its first weekend with a mix of Japanese and Peruvian cuisine.
Sushi restaurant in Miami Design District offers members-only option
Introducing ZZ’s Sushi Bar, a new Japanese restaurant in the Miami Design District with an optional, invite-only membership. Although it’s not technically “members only,” the group behind the new spot certainly wants its patrons to feel that way.
Always wanted to start composting? This is how you can begin
You probably already recycle, and it’s absolutely an easy way to reduce your carbon footprint, but are there any more things you could be doing around the house to be a little bit more green?
South Florida’s Chef Adrianne Calvo launches YouTube series about travel, cuisine, and more
On Friday, April 16, Chef Adrianne Calvo’s latest endeavor, “Searching for Maximum Flavor with Chef Adrianne,” premieres on YouTube. The food and travel series will follow Calvo as she explores various cities across the U.S. in order to seek out culinary inspiration through some of the country’s best-kept culinary treasures.
Chad ‘Ochocinco’ Johnson surprises Miami server with $1,000 tip
A restaurant server in Miami Beach received a huge surprise when they received a $1,000 tip by none other than former Miami Dolphins wide receiver, Chad “Ochocinco” Johnson.
Trendy custom salad shop Sweetgreen opens second Miami location in CocoWalk
Sweetgreen, a popular northeast salad bar chain known for its high-quality, customizable salads has officially opened their second Miami location in Coconut Grove at CocoWalk.
A Levain Bakery pop-up is coming to Miami for one weekend only
From April 7 until April 9, Levain Bakery and Caviar are launching a limited-time delivery-only pop-up to bring Levain Bakery’s iconic, Instagrammable, and larger-than-life cookies to Miami residents for one weekend only.
Where to celebrate National Beer Day in Miami
Although National Beer Day (yes, it’s an actual unofficial holiday) may land on a Wednesday this year, there are still plenty of local breweries and restaurants offering discounts and specials in honor of the hoppy holiday.
Soup-er Tuesday: This split pea soup with hot dogs instead of ham is actually good
Look, I know this sounds insanely weird, but queen of the internet Chrissy Teigen is onto something with her split pea soup with crispy hot dogs recipe.
Mario Lopez’s delivery-only Mexican restaurant comes to Miami
Actor and host of NBC’s Access Hollywood, Mario Lopez, has launched a delivery-only, virtual restaurant that helps support the community by hiring only local, independent restaurateurs — and it’ll be serving up delicious dishes in Miami inspired by Lopez himself.