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Michael's Genuine Food & Drink

130 NE 40th St. Miami, FL 33137 | Central Dade | 305-573-5550

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Like all great American cooking, new and old, chef/owner Michael Schwartz's food comes from the heart, not haute. It also comes from the hearth, as in a wood-fired Vidalia onion, its soft, sweet, translucent rings smokily roasted and cupped around ground lamb scrambled with apricots and Moroccan spices. Many of the meals here emerge from that wood-fired oven, from shiitake mushroom pizza to black grouper roasted and served with a side cup of lemon aioli and marvelously charred Brussels sprouts. The menu is a concise, daily-changing amalgam of small, medium, large, and extra-large plates, each involving ingredients produced by local growers and small farmers whenever possible. Top-notch wines, beers, bar snacks, and service, along with a cozy, unpretentious neighborhood vibe, make Michael's Genuine Food & Drink a remarkable restaurant.


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  • Cuisine(s): Contemporary
  • Hours: Sun 5:30pm-10pm, Mon-Fri 11:30am-3pm, Mon-Thu 5:30pm-11pm, Fri 5:30pm-12am, Sat 6pm-12am
  • Price: $$$$
  • Serving: Dinner, Lunch
  • Alcohol: Full bar
  • Reservations: Accepted, Highly Recommended, Online Reservations Available
  • Parking: Meters, Street, Valet
  • Payment Types: All Major Credit Cards, cash
  • Attire: Casual
  • Features: Business Dining, Catering, Kid Friendly, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Private Party, Smoking, Takeout, Vegetarian Friendly, Wheelchair Accessible

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