Baleen - Closed
Coconut Grove, FL 33133
- Fri-Sat 7am-11pm, Sun-Thu 7am-10pm
- Patio/Sidewalk Dining
- Reservations Accepted
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Still Lazy After All These Years
7 years ago by Lee Klein
Baleen was an instant hit when it debuted at the Grove Isle Hotel & Spa in March 1999, and for good reason: The heavenly outdoor patio, with white gauzy curtains billowing in the breeze, proffered a panoramic vista of Biscayne Bay t...
Lost in Translation
10 years ago by Lee Klein
Not too long ago an unflattering review of Baleen's brunch adorned these pages. The oak-paneled, forest green, chandelier-sophisticated dining room (curiously themed with monkeys) didn't bother me, nor did the circular, fully foliag...
Left of the Corporate Center
13 years ago by Jen Karetnick
By definition, fine-dining chefs aren't your average day-jobbers. Their hours are mostly converse to those experienced by the rest of the vocational world. Their kitchen society is a caste, made up of which group has the right to in...
14 years ago by Jen Karetnick
Wearing nothing but a thong, a young woman lay on a table in a seductive pose amid a drift of red rose petals. The open bar was jammed with customers. An extensive buffet offered everything from corn dogs to caviar. So where were we...