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    November 6, 2014

    The Rum Line Features Tiki Cocktails and Classic Daiquiris

    The Rum Line doesn't want to be known as just a tiki bar. The new outdoor spot for cocktails, located on the patio adjacent to Lure Fishbar, would rather you recall the romance of Miami Beach in the 1940s and '50s, when it was a playground for the well-heeled who liked a bit of sand in their toes a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 20, 2014

    New York City Wine & Food Festival Reflects Its Host City

    The New York City Wine & Food Festival just wrapped up four days of parties, events, and tastings, and while there are major similarities between it and its snowbird sister, the South Beach Wine & Food Festival, there are also major differences. True, both events are the brainchild of Lee Brian Sch ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 2, 2014

    Pumpkinpalooza at Haven: Michael Pirolo and Todd Erickson Cooked Up a Feast

    To welcome October and tis' the season to have pumpkin, Haven hosted a collaborative dinner last night with Michael Pirolo of Macchialina. Dubbed Pumpkinpalooza, the five-course dinner featured over seven pumpkin varieties, with cocktails (also with pumpkin) to match each dish by Isaac Grillo and Wi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 5, 2014

    Where to Eat and Drink in Miami for the NBA Finals

    Tonight, the Miami Heat return to the NBA Finals for the fourth consecutive year in a row and are just four wins shy of a three-peat. Ever wonder where the term three-peat even came from? It was coined by Byron Scott in 1988 and trademarked by none other than Pat Riley, who hopefully soon enough wil ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 28, 2014

    Oak Tavern's Head Bartender Anthony "Tibor" Vecsesi Introduces New Cocktail Menu

    Miami's Oak Tavern is one of the few places, if not the only place, in the Design District where you can sip a watermelon martini, a drink that is part of the new cocktail menu. The menu is the creation of Anthony "Tibor" Vecsesi, who was recently hired as Oak Tavern's new head bartender. Having sp ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 25, 2014

    Miami's Ten Best Things to Do Under $10 This Weekend

    Say goodbye to your grey cubicle, messy desk, piles of papers ... And shout hello to the weekend! Starting tonight, you're gonna ditch the monkey suit for club duds, and party till you drop. The best part, you won't have to blow all that hard-earned cash on music and booze -- all you'll need is a c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 10, 2014

    Spring Garden to Glass Cocktails at Rose Bar at Delano

    To kick off the Spring season, Rose Bar at Delano is mixing up a batch of "farm to glass" cocktails. The libations are created by Delano South Beach's head mixologist, Bernie Waters, who decided that the fresh fruits and herbs coming from local South Florida farms are just too good to not be utili ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 28, 2014

    Miami's Ten Best Things to Do Under $10 This Weekend

    Alright, so you couldn't get your hands on a pair of $400 tickets to get your PLUR ass to Ultra Music Festival, or cough up $125 to fist pump with Skrillex at Mansion. That doesn't mean you have to end Winter Music Conference and Miami Music Week stuck at home putting that tiki tiki music on blast, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 14, 2014

    Miami's Ten Best Things to Do Under $10 This Weekend

    Feeling pumped up this grand morning? Well, you should be 'cause it's Friday! Come 5 p.m., you're gonna throw all of your papers in the air, leap out of the office, and make a run to the closest bar for a much-deserved drink. But before you start making weekend plans that'll leave you scraping f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2014

    Miami's Ten Best Things to Do Under $10 This Weekend

    You know that feeling you got when you woke up this morning? It's called Friday victory. And to make you feel even more like a conqueror, we've come up with ways for you to celebrate the defeat of the work week. Best part, they won't cost you more than a Hamilton. Here are the ten best music-rela ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 7, 2013

    Basel 2013: Saturday Party Guide

    Less than 48 hours left to get your arty party fix, friends. That's right ... It is the next-to-last day of Art Basel Miami Beach 2013. And you've done four straight afternoons at the fairs. But if you're not already laid up in a SoBe hotel bed (or crumpled on a half-collapsed sofa in some Wynwoo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2013

    Lure Fishbar's Nautical Cocktails: We Try Them All

    Lure Fishbar, at the St. Moritz at the Loews Hotel Miami Beach, has just opened after about a year's worth of anticipation. See also: Lure Fishbar: SoHo Comes to SoBe on December 2

  • Blogs

    November 27, 2013

    Lure Fishbar: SoHo Comes to SoBe on December 2

    Lure Fishbar, the latest New York restaurant to open a SoBe outpost, opens its doors at the Loews Miami Beach Hotel on Monday, December 2. The restaurant is a collaboration between restaurateurs John McDonald and Joshua Pickard, along with Lure Fishbar Chef/Partner Josh Capon. McDonald and Pickard' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 22, 2013

    Miami Spice: The Top Ten Boozy Deals

    Miami Spice is one of the best dining deals this city has to offer. With nearly 200 restaurants offering three-course meals at great prices, what could possibly sweeten the pot? Well, how about free (or discounted) wine, beer, or cocktails? Done and done. Here are our ten favorite boozy Spice offer ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 25, 2013

    Ultra 2013: Swedish House Mafia's Last Show Ever Was Celebratory, Not Sad

    The end of any Ultra Music Festival weekend is when things start to get real. After three full days of dancing and pounding music, mostly in the sun, only the strongest make it to the end, and even they can get cranky. So while positive vibes ruled over 99 percent of the festival, as Swedish House ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 27, 2013

    Six Signs EDM Has Totally Sold Out

    Did you know EDM is a big moneymaker? Nothing sells better than sex, drugs, and uhntz uhntz. And now, thanks to modern technology, you don't even have to be a respectable, talented DJ to cash in on the molly moola express. Corporations are dying to sign contracts with these party professionals. No ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 8, 2013

    10 Sexiest Cocktails in Miami for Valentine's Day

    According to an Open Table survey recently published, 51 percent of respondents plan to head out to a restaurant for a romantic Valentine's Dinner.Most every Miami spot is planning a decadent multi-course extravaganza (and we've got a great list of fantastic options). Before you sit down to your mea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 18, 2012

    Midtown's New Bar Louie to Offer Free Martinis, Appetizers as Part of Opening Promo

    As if it weren't already hard enough to decide where to eat and drink amidst Midtown's many options - it's about to get even tougher with the addition of Bar Louie, a tavern-esque concept known for handcrafted martinis and American comfort food. The new addition plans to open its doors on November ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2012

    Enrique Iglesias, Flo Rida, Maroon 5 at iHeartRadio's Ultimate Pool Party at Fontainebleau Miami Beach, June 30

    See the full 80-photo slideshow from the iHeartRadio Ultimate Pool Party at Fontainebleau Miami Beach. iHeartRadio Bleau Live Ultimate Pool Party A "special appearance" from Enrique Iglesias With performances by Flo Rida, Maroon 5, and Gym Class Heroes Fontainebleau Miami Beach Saturday, June 30, 2 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2012

    Shelborne's Teddy Collins' Spring Cocktail Recipes: South Beach Sunset to Wild Flamingo

    The Shelborne pool is synonymous with oiled-up, scantily clad, beautiful people lounging in the sun. It's also known for elite bartenders who tend to the the back bar. Teddy Collins has been a force to reckon with behind the bar for more than 18 years. When he's not pouring signature drinks named af ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 22, 2012

    Bromantic Wednesday Night: The Ultra Movie, Swedish House Mafia, and Getting Hard

    ​Even though Winter Music Conference and Miami Music Week have turned into a nine days of EDM, we've keep it pretty low key. Until last night. First stop: The world premiere of Ultra Music Festival's Can U Feel It concert documentary. Standing there on the red carpet was sort of surreal -- mainl ... More >>

  • Music

    March 15, 2012
  • Blogs

    March 2, 2012

    New Order's Four Catchiest, Hook-Laden Songs

    ​As the world's most comprehensive electronic party extravaganza, Ultra Music Festival is dominated by the sonic phenomenon known as the drop. Simultaneously present in seemingly unrelated genres -- such as the soulful vocal crescendos of house, the interlocking pulses of techno, or the bombastic ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 13, 2012

    Art Deco Weekend Offers Cheap Tastings All Along Ocean Drive

    ​In its 35th year, Art Deco Weekend kicks off today, January 13, at noon and then continues until 11pm January 15. It  will highlight the second annual ADW Fashion Show and music performances. In addition, it will feature the annual Art Deco Weekend Parade, a classic car show, a lecture ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 17, 2011

    Halloween Spirits and Hitchcocktails at RA Sushi

    Courtesy of RA SushiTheir 'Sinner Sangria' will make you feel naughty, even in your nun costume​Growing up doesn't mean you have to grow out of the fun escapades this October 31. Trick or treat yourself to some Halloween cocktails this year. Keep the costume and mischievous appeal and head on over ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 26, 2011

    Wrap Up: Miami's Hottest Mixologists Shake Things Up at Tales of the Cocktail in New Orleans

    ​Hardcore partiers and upscale drinkers- did you notice your favorite mixologists missing in action this past week? Were they kidnapped by aliens or even worse, migrate to other cities? No and no. Dont worry, we've got your answer!Miami's top mixologists hit up took over the city of New Orleans fo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2011

    Four New Rums, Alonzo Mourning, Beer Pong at Bacardi Road Show

    All photos by Laine Doss Bacardi Girls kept the rum coming.​The Bacardi Road Show hit The Miami Beach Convention Center yesterday with rum tastings, entertainment, and celebrity guest Alonzo Mourning. After an introduction by Bacardi USA President and CEO John Esposito, invited guests (most ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 27, 2011

    SBWFF 2011: Grand Tasting Village Was a Satisfying Feeding Frenzy

    Bill? Is that you? ​With the white sand, clear skies, and heat, SBWFF's Whole Foods Market Grand Tasting Village would have resembled the Sahara if it were not for the sparkling backdrop of the Atlantic.After receiving a Waterford glass, but no neck lanyard cup-holder to keep our eager paws free ( ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 9, 2010

    New Times Best of Miami Showcase Tomorrow Night at Churchill's Pub

    ​We know you love New Times' Best Of Miami issue. We know you pine for it each and every year. And that's why we work so hard to bring you the very best Miami has to offer in one spectacular issue, so that your months of gazing longingly at saved past issues doesn't go unrewarded. I ... More >>

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    June 10, 2010
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    February 12, 2010

    Seafood in Your Booze at Alonzo's Oyster Bar

    It's not pretty but it's filling​Wise men and idiots alike have uttered the words, "Food is better when it's booze." But the intelligence of the utterer has absolutely no bearing on the truth of the matter. Booze food is better. And there are three main reasons why: 1) Swallowing takes less effort ... More >>

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    December 4, 2008
  • Dining

    September 18, 2008

    Manny's Steaks Served with Humor

    A new downtown steak house keeps 'em smiling.

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2008

    Since One Bloody Mary is Never Enough...

    Proud Mary. Well, looks like you all know what both Gail and I did this weekend. Come Monday, each of us had separate ideas for Bloody Mary posts, completely independent of each other. I'd say something about great minds thinking alike, but I think drunk minds might be a more accurate description.. ... More >>

  • Music

    March 16, 2006

    Anything to Declare?

    Snatch grabs a slice of the South Beach pie

  • News

    October 27, 2005


    New Odd Couple?

  • News

    March 10, 2005

    Ocean Thrive

    Call it what you will -- mindless fluff, starstruck drivel -- but Ocean Drive has perfected a formula that's the envy of the publishing world

  • News

    February 24, 2005

    Britto's Republic

    A "but is it art?' debate looms as a developer ties his civic largesse to patronage of a favorite sculptor

  • Culture

    December 2, 2004
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    May 20, 2004

    Hardcore and Bleeding

    Who knew RJ Lockwood? Just a few people. Who loved RJ Lockwood? Kaytlynn the wild one, passionately. Who murdered RJ Lockwood? The police should know, but they don't.

  • Dining

    January 15, 2004

    Roe Rage

    Fish eggs, fish eggs roly-poly fish eggs; fish eggs, fish eggs, eat them up, yum

  • Music

    January 15, 2004

    Rogue State

    The new M3 Summit wants to make an impact at this year's Winter Music Conference. Just don't mention WMC.

  • Calendar

    December 11, 2003

    New Year's 2004 Guide

    How to navigate your big night

  • Music

    June 24, 1999
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    February 23, 1995

    The Powers Behind Ocean Drive

    For South Beach publishing magnate Jerry Powers, life wasn't always marked by glamour and upstanding citizenship. Some would argue it still isn't.