Take a Look Around Wynwood’s Bright New Miami Inspired Brewery

By Olee Fowler for Eater Miami   Veza Sur opens with plenty of unique brews and cocktails by Bar Lab   [gallery type="slideshow" size="large" ids="59243,59244,59245,59246,59247,59248,59249,59250,59251,59252"]   Wynwood’s brewery scene continues to grow, and its latest addition is Veza Sur (55 NW 25th Street), which officially opens its doors to the public tomorrow, August 19. The brainchild of founding partners Berny Silberwasser of Bogota Beer Company, and Chris and Jeremy Cox of 10 Barrel Brewing Co. and part of the craft beer focused Anheuser-Busch InBev portfolio, it features a colorful space and plenty of brewed on-site beers.   Inside the space it features a library filled with books, native...

Where to Satisfy Your Hunger During Miami Spice Month

By Victoria Cervantes for Where Traveler   This ode to Miami's culinary scene has us salivating.   Inspired by New York’s Restaurant Week, the Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau created Miami Spice (Aug. 1-Sept. 30) in 2001, in response to the slump in the restaurant scene that followed the 9/11 attacks. The delicious dining promotion sought to entice locals and out-of-towners back into restaurants with prix-fixe lunch and dinner menus at affordable prices.   From the initial 54 participating restaurants, the wallet-friendly promotion has grown over the years to about 240 eateries, from Miami Beach to as far south as Homestead and the Redlands.   This year,...

Dade Night Dining: The Most Romantic Restaurants to Visit in Miami

By Elena Vivas for foodable Network   Summer date nights shouldn’t conform to the four corners of a $39 prix fixe menu; especially when Miami has a plethora of restaurants that serve affordable food– with a complementary side of romance.   Isn’t there nothing more disappointing than taking your date to a “froufrou” steakhouse only to discover you’ll have to choose between chicken or fish. Save the embarrassment and your Amex by trying one of these eateries that are sure to set the mood.   Pubbelly Noodle Bar This restaurant is for that adventurous date when it’s time to spice things up. The Pubbelly Boys are known...

Miami Spice 17 // Top Picks

In The FOOD-E   It’s that time of year again!   Miami Spice is back from August 1st thru September 30th.   If you are new to this whole Miami Spice thing, Miami Spice offers prix-fixe lunches/brunches and dinners at some of the best restaurants in Miami at the price of $23 for lunch/brunch and $39 for dinner. This year, there is a record number of 251 restaurants participating in Miami Spice. Seems like a lot right?   If you are the type of person that wants to check out every single menu, you can click here.   If you aren’t the type of person, then we have you covered....

Veza Sur Brewing Co. and Baja Bao to Open in Wynwood August 19

By Laine Doss for Miami New Times   Wynwood's Veza Sur Brewing Co. announced it will officially open to the public August 19. At the same time, Baja Bao, the casual eatery fashioned as a giant food truck, will open adjacent to the brewery.   Veza Sur was founded by Bogota Beer Company's Berny Silberwasser; Chris and Jeremy Cox of 10 Barrel Brewing Company in Bend, Oregon; and master brewer Asbjorn Gerlach. Gerlach, a German native with more than 24 years of brewing experience, founded Kross Brewery, the second-largest brewery in Chile. The craft brewery is owned by Anheuser-Busch InBev.   The 10,000-square-foot space includes a 15-barrel DME...

Summers Best Brunches on Miami Beach

In MIAbites   Miamians love their Brunch.  Eating outdoors, sun shining, and day drinking makes brunch feel like possibly the favorite meal of the week.   After a night out at the clubs, or just hanging with friends binge watching Netflix, going out to brunch is a sure cure for a hangover or a way to meet up with over a casual, relaxed and in many cases, a “boozy” meal.   Not always the typical “All You Can Eat Buffet” found in local area hotels, here are some of MIAbites best brunch bets on Miami Beach: Many offer only Sunday brunch so always good to check...

Miami’s Essential Sushi Restaurants

By Olee Fowler for Eater Miami   With Miami's close proximity to the water, there's no question that Miami has access to some of the freshest fish in town — making our sushi options some of the best. So below are the best of the best sushi restaurants around town, listed in alphabetical order, to get a Japanese fix.   11 Pubbelly Sushi Sushi courtesy of the Pubbelly boys, so you know it will have a unique spin. Think dishes like tuna pizza, bigeye tuna rolls and miso bread pudding. (Locations also in Brickell City Centre and soon-to-be Downtown Dadeland.)   1424 20th St Miami Beach, FL 33139 (305) 532-7555   Read...

LOS MEJORES RESTAURANTES DE RD

Por: Yessica Ortega Lachapel for Hoy Digital   República Dominicana cuenta con una propuesta gastronómica bastante amplia. La llegada de importantes chefs internacionales ganadores de grandes premios dentro del mundo culinario, la exigencia del comensal local así como la necesidad de presentar la cocina de una forma más innovadora han sido claves para que los restaurantes locales se posicionen en un lugar importante, no solo en el gusto de las personas que asisten, sino dentro de la lista de los mejores lugares para comer. En esta edición hemos contado con expertos del mundo gastronómico, que desde sus perspectivas y experiencias, han elaborado una lista...

Miami Spice restaurant program marks 16 years of dining deals

By: Robert Hamilton for Miami´s Community Newspapers   Highly-anticipated promotion returns with more than 230 participating restaurants   The Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB) is celebrating the 16th anniversary of the highly-anticipated Miami Spice Restaurant Program. Since its inception in 2001, an estimated one million Miami Spice meals have been served. The two-month long promotion, starting August 1 through September 30, 2017, showcases Greater Miami and The Beaches’ diverse and ever-evolving culinary scene. This year’s sponsors include Citibank®, Lyft, Chandon California, Fiji Water, Stella Artois, Terrazas de los Andes, Ketel One Vodka, Don Julio Tequila, Bulleit Bourbon and Zacapa Rum. The season...

Miami’s Best Eats and Drinks This Week: Pubbelly Burger Series, Final Barbecue at the Dutch, and a Chef Battle

By Clarissa Buch for Miami New Times   Happy Monday, Miami. Enjoy what's new in town this week, including Pubbelly's summer burger series, the Dutch's summer barbecue series finale, an interactive mixology class at Texas de Brazil, and a chef battle at Burlock Coast.   Jose Mendin's Summer Burgers at Pubbelly Noodle Bar Monday through Thursday through August 3; prices vary Good news, burger junkies: Jose Mendin's summer burger series is in full swing. Pubbelly Noodle Bar is offering a unique collection of patties topped with everything from barbecued pork belly and kimchi to spicy coleslaw and guacamole. Monday through Thursday through August 3, snag one...