Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Where to eat (well) in Miami

From a glamorous restaurant on Ocean Drive to the table of a galactic chef, a brunch with live gospel or a terrace on same fine sand of South Beach. Miami is much Miami.Here are eight directions to eat luxury iconic city hurricane.

1. BLT Steak

Among refined and cultureta, thissteak house in the middle avenue of Ocean Drive is a parenthesis (sometimes necessary) salt, sand and muscled on rollerblades . You'll find it in the lobby of The Betsy, a charming hotel boutique where something is always happening in the form of music, art, photography ... for its customers and for those who want. A quality meat bind their original dishes such as crispy tacos or sushi bread addictive: the now legendary popovers with cheese gruyère , lighter than it looks but not exactly low in calories. Address: 1440 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach.

Two. DiLido Beach Club

Only palm trees separate the beach terrace of South Beach (SoBe), dotted with bodies in the sun and those colorful booths where lifeguards are on duty.And this, oddly enough, is quite unusual. In fact, The DiLido Beach Club is the only restaurant directly oceanfront ... do not count it out there. It is part of the spectacular and luxurious Ritz-Carlton , but DiLido is a casual place and menu, lots of Latin and Asian fusion, is intended to be a beach day: salads, sandwiches, seafood and small plates to share. Is also a good idea to come down a bit when the sun to live the happy hourMiami style.Address1 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach. Tel: +1 (786) 276-4000. 

Three. Wynwood Kitchen + Bar

In these times you can not leave without going through Wynwood Miami, conquered the upcoming quarter-and how-by street art.Located in heart, Wynwood Kitchen + Bar offers innovative dishes with a Latin accent and much, much art on the walls. A stunningly different place, with an atmosphere cool , relaxed and a menu of bold flavors that will not leave you indifferent.Address2550 NW 2 Ave Miami. Tel: +1 305-722-8959. 

April. Meat Market

Located Lincold Avenue, the center of shopping for excellence in South Beach, this is a steak house sexy and glamorous . It's a restaurant to see and be seen. Let's say the customer is part of the attraction of this temple with colorful and good meat dishes (note that the accompaniments are XXL) where everyone seems happy to have met. Very Miami and very fun to mingle with the beautiful people who also go to have a drink.Address: 915 Lincoln Rd, Miami Beach. Tel: +1 305-532-0088. 

May. Db Bistro Moderne

Daniel Boulud , one of the most renowned chefs worldwide, has spread its tentacles beyond the New York restaurant with three Michelin stars that bears his name. And we appreciate it. In Miami, the French chef has this sophisticated bistro in the hotelJW Marriott Marquis . Be warned, this is another link and you will not even consider a foodie consummated. To dazzle roasted chicken.Another popular option is the burger with foie gras and black truffle ... something sensational.Address255 Biscayne Blvd Way, Miami. Tel: +1 305-421-8800. 

6. Jackson Soul Food

When we think of the Southern USA almost never think of Florida, although geographically there is no doubt. And this state is another universe, true, but that does not mean there is historical African American communities even in Overtown Miami. In this district of downtown found a mecca of American southern foodcalled Jackson Soul Food. Read: fried chicken, pork chops and specialty, fried catfish, accompanied by cabbage, rice, pasta and cheese ... Sounds a bit strange, but the soul food is delicious and has African American parishioners in all corners of the country. For there must be.Address950 NW 3rd Ave Tel: +1 (1) 305-374-7664.

7. Khong River House

A Thai in Miami? And why not?Is crowded (always a good sign) and has good prices. It also offers dishes authentic Thaialthough it is true that one of its major claims is a letter of gin tonics unusual. In short, an Asian oasis in South Beach and beautifully decorated with many temptations for fun. By the way, has been a semi-finalist in the category of Best New Restaurant in the U.S. as ranked by the James Beard Foundation.Address1661 Meridian Ave Miami Beach.

8. The City Hall

In the broad avenue that runs through the center of this all-American Miami Local open all hours of the day and without further claim that serve good food quickly and with a smile stands. Everything is rich in City Hall, but on Sundays taste better.It's for your brunch , and you know, that festival of eggs benedict , scrambled several, bacon everywhere and pancakes with caramel Sundays American-invented and restaurants increasingly Spanish.The difference is that here the brunch soundtrack is nothing less thangospel, live and starring a diva with huge voice.Address: 2004 Biscayne Blvd Tel: +1 305-764-3130.