Brickell Restaurant Week seeks to further this growth with sponsored prix-fixe menus from almost a dozen downtown and Brickell eateries. The week kicks off with Savor, a swanky party with small bites and drinks that showcases local chefs and benefits the SLAM! Foundation. Head over to Whisper Lounge on Thursday night to check it out. 6 p.m. on Thursday through May 21st at various locations; brickellrestaurantweek.com. Prix-fix menu prices vary, Savor tickets cost $75 - $125.
Brickell is becoming the young, hip, and sophisticated city center that every Miamian who wishes they were a New Yorker wants it to be. Much of this is due to the burgeoning nightlife of new restaurants and cocktail bars spreading like a Mono outbreak in a public high school.