Sage on Fifth opened in South Beach at the intersection of Washington Avenue and Fifth Street in August 2004, two weeks before Hurricane Frances blustered across Florida. Although the restaurant withstood the winds and rain, it couldn't endure customer indifference and was soon boarded up for good. Fratelli La Bufala (FLB) made its debut in the same location October 20 — three days before Wilma wowed us. With power restored just days after the hurricane hit, FLB found itself feeding large crowds of electric-less locals hungering for pizzas, pastas, salads,... More >>>