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    August 7, 2014
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    August 4, 2014

    Lee Schrager Makes Cocktails for Melissa and Joe Gorga on Bravo's Watch What Happens Live

    Bravo Television's Andy Cohen hosted Real Housewives of New Jersey's Melissa and Joe Gorga on last night's Watch What Happens Live for a little "Fried and True" talk about the latest RHONJ cat fight. What makes this particular chat so intriguing? Serving up cocktails at the Clubhouse bar was none o ... More >>

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    July 21, 2014

    Bonefish Grill Unveils New Menu with Mario Lopez, Real Housewives, and Spicy Tuna Bowls

    The countdown is on. Though Florida's own, Bonefish Grill, will debut their new menu on July 29, this past Saturday, Short Order was invited on a boat with a bunch of Bravo-leberites and Mario Lopez to taste test new menu items. The new menu has a handful of new items sprinkled into every section, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2014

    Million Dollar Listing Miami Films at Tongue & Cheek

    Bravo's reality series about real estate deals and meltdowns is coming to Miami, with our city becoming the tropical backdrop for three realtors wheeling, dealing, and backstabbing their way into the hearts of America. Million Dollar Listing Miami is the third in Bravo's latest franchise. Premierin ... More >>

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    November 28, 2013
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    October 2, 2013

    Top Chef Season 11 Premieres Tonight: Miami Represents

    Season 11 of Top Chef, the Bravo cooking competition that paved the way for the cooking-show craze, premieres tonight. This time, the cheftestants compete in New Orleans, where regulars Tom Colicchio, Padma Lakshmi, and Gail Simmons are joined by Emeril Lagasse and Hugh Acheson. Though some critic ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2013

    Hey Eat, Drink, Love! Women in the Food Industry Are Not Dumb Sluts... Really

    Watching the season premiere of Eat, Drink, Love on Bravo last evening, I kept repeating one phrase, "My brain hurts." The reality television "docu-drama" which follows the eating and mating habits of five women in the Los Angeles food scene, makes the Real Housewives of anywhere seem like nuns wit ... More >>

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    July 17, 2013

    Toro Toro's Richard Sandoval to Appear on Top Chef Masters: Watch Party Scheduled (Video)

    Andres AravenaRichard Sandoval set to heat up Top Chef Masters.When Top Chef Masters season five premieres Wednesday, July 24, on Bravo, Miami will have someone to root for. Chef Richard Sandoval, the man behind Toro Toro at the InterContinental Miami, will pit his skills against a dozen other big ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 13, 2012

    Top Chef Cruise Adds Fabio Viviani, Hubert Keller Dance Party

    Once again the good people at Bravo have found a way to delight us and scare the pants off of us at the same time. The cable network that has given us all those Real Housewives, Rachel Zoe, and Padma Lakshmi know how to put on a good train wreck. So now it's time for the most awesome shipwreck of al ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 15, 2012

    Top Chef Cruise Sets Sail From Miami in April

    Calling all Miami Top Chef fans. Clear your calendars because you're about to set sail on the Top Chef cruise.That's right, mateys. Top Chef: The Cruise sets sail April 11, 2013 from the Port of Miami. The cruise, on board the Celebrity Constellation, will give fans of the Bravo cooking competition ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2012

    Swine Southern Table & Bar to Open in Coral Gables

    Run, piggy, run is the phrase we'll be hearing in Coral Gables when Swine Southern Table & Bar opens at 2415 Ponce de Leon Blvd. in the former Les Halles space this fall. The restaurant will be helmed by Top Chef alum Kenny Gilbert, who is working in the kitchen at Yardbird Southern Tab ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 10, 2012

    Around The World in 80 Plates: A Cooking Show That's Not Really About Cooking

    In the cable television equivalent of a librarian turning into a call girl, Bravo television has reinvented itself. It used to be the channel for quality television centered on the performing arts, now it's a channel filled with people who need their meds refilled (or the dosage upped). Top Chef con ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 24, 2012

    Gail Simmons: Let's Try an Eggstravaganza

    ​Gail Simmons has a lot on her plate, so to speak. She's just added author to her already insane resume as Top Chef judge, Top Chef:Just Desserts host, and special projects director for Food & Wine magazine.Gail's memoir, Talking With My Mouth Full: My Life As a Professional Eater was just rel ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 12, 2011

    Skinnygirl's Bethenny Frankel Invited: When You Lose the $120 Million, C'mon to Miami!

    Bethenny Frankel is being sued by former agent​At this year's South Beach Wine & Food Festival, Bethenny Frankel, the loud-mouthed token "single girl" on Bravo's The Real Housewives of New York attempted to prepare stuffed peppers, but the standing-room-only crowd of women wanted stories ... More >>

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    March 31, 2011
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    December 1, 2010

    Top Chef All-Stars Premieres Tonight

    Matthias Clamer/Bravo ​Top Chef Season Eight premieres tonight with a cast of all-stars (contestants from previous seasons who didn't take the title) and it sounds like we may be in for a treat. It really won't take much for this season to outshine Top Chef: Washington, D.C. -- likely the worst s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 20, 2010

    Has Bravo Secretly Been Filming Real Housewives of Miami?

    photo by Bill CookeUnfortunately, Real Housewives of Hialeah remains but a dream. ​Miami seems like the perfect location for a spin-off of the Reality TV behemoth Real Housewives franchise that Bravo has unleashed on the world. Though, when The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills premiers next month ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2010

    Free Dessert Day Tomorrow!

    Photo by Scott Schafer/BravoThe judges of Top Chef Just Desserts: Johnny Iuzzini, Gail Simmons, Hubert Keller, and Dannielle Kyrillos.​This just in: Tomorrow is Free Dessert Day, sponsored by Bravo and OpenTable in honor of the show Top Chef Just Desserts premiering at 11 p.m. What does this mean ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2010

    The Return of Top Chef: Season Premiere Recap

    Photo by David Giesbrecht/BravoGo Andrea, go!Season seven of Top Chef launched last night and it was great to see a very buxom Padma Lakshmi and no-nonsense Tom Colicchio return to the airwaves. This version of Top Chef is set in Washington D.C., and the puns about cooking in our nation's capital en ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2010

    Bravo's Project Runway-esque Work of Art Looks Amazing, Leaves out Miami Artists

    ​When Bravo announced it would air a Project Runway-like show with artists produced by Sarah Jessica Parker, we were intrigued, to say the least. We actually got excited when Miami was picked as one of the four cities to host a casting call last summer. That went down at the Frederic Snitzer ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 10, 2010

    Is Bravo Making Another Go at Miami Social?

    Our favorite reality show that we loved to hate, Miami Social, didn't do so well in the ratings. So it seemed it wouldn't get a second season.But industry bible the the Hollywood Reporter says Bravo is adding a fifth franchise to the Real Housewives series. No, not in Miami, but ... More >>

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    October 29, 2009
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    October 13, 2009

    Locust Projects Presents an Evening With Top Chef's Jeff McInnis

    Click image for full size.​Thursday, October 22, at Locust Projects (155 NE 38 Street) Jeff McInnis, executive chef of DiLido Beach Club restaurant at the Ritz Carlton South Beach will cook for and talk to a crowd in the Design District.Jeff McInnis was a contestant on season five of the hit Bravo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 19, 2009

    Miami Social: All Mediocre Things Must Come to an End

    via BravoTV​Last night's season, if not series, finale of Miami Social left us with more questions than answers. Such as who was that other man Lina was talking to? Are Trixia and Hardy ever going to settle down? Does Ariel actually have a bit of decency? Unfortunately, low ratings, no reun ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2009

    Miami Social: The Importance of Finding Your Inner Whore

    via BravoTV​ Last night, Bravo once again broadcast a world it calls "Miami." A place where becoming a "fashion designer" is as easy as hiring a kid fresh out of design school to create a line for you. A place where a manipulative, lying, borderline sociopathic lady is worth holding on to. A place ... More >>

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    August 6, 2009
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    July 29, 2009

    Miami Social: Cold War Kids

    via BravoTV​Last night's Miami Social was all about children: the kind you want but can't have, the kind you find are accidentally going to pop out in nine months, the kind you send away to Switzerland, and the kind that are 30-something professionals who live in South Beach. The main drama a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2009

    Reality-TV People Continue to Do Things in Miami

    Oh look, a hotelier is allegedly dating a Bravo reality star. No, we're not talking about Baron Hilton and PC Peterson. According to Life & Style, André Balazs and Kelly Bensimon were seen "getting close" during fashion week. Balazs owns The Standard and The Raleigh and for years dated act ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 14, 2009

    Miami Social Photo Op: Is There Such a Thing as Bad Publicity?

    Jeffrey Boan/BravoThe cast of Miami Social, (Sorah Daiha, Ariel Stein, Katrina Campins, George French, Maria Lankina, Michael Cohen, and Hardy Hill) celebrate at the series' premiere party at Louis Bar-Lounge in the Gansevoort South on July 9.The internets seem to be at a consensus about Miami Socia ... More >>

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    July 2, 2009
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    June 25, 2009
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    May 26, 2009

    Miami Social Set to Debut Next Month

    Possible cast for Miami Social: George French, Hardy Hill, Sorah Daiha, Katrina Campins, Michael H. Cohen, Maria Lankina, and Ariel Stein.Word around town is that an air date has finally been set for Miami's latest reality series (being billed as a "docu-drama"). Details from Bravo TV's Miami Socia ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 15, 2009

    The Fashion Show: Tinsley Mortimer Makes Us Nervous Too

    from BravoTV.comBeing a blogger is a lot like being on a reality TV fashion competition show: some crazy man locks you in a small, depressing room for hours at a time and asks you to complete multiple, seemingly random tasks with ridiculously short deadlines and few resources and then the finished p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2009

    Miami Social Still Set To Rot Your TVs

    Miami Social, a weekly documentary about just how hard it is to be rich, tan, buff, and connected in the third world country of Miami Beach seems to finally be making its way to Bravo's airwaves, despite some gossip suggesting otherwise. It took a long time to get there though --well, by quickly pro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2009

    Miami-Based Designer Cast in Bravo's Project Runway Replacement

    Today marks the end of the gayest squabble in TV history since the great Paul Lynde-Charles Nelson Reilly game-show feud of the '70s. The Weinstein Company and NBC Universal have finally settled their legal battle over Project Runway. The Result? ProjRun's sixth season will air as planned on cat- ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 13, 2009

    The Real Housewives of Various Governor's Mansions

    I was just checking the ol' RSS reader, and discovered that Naked Politics has a post up alerting readers to outtakes from The Real Housewives of New York City featuring Florida's First Lady Carole Rome.  I am insanely jealous we did not have this first (btw, anyone notice that the Rome has exc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 30, 2009

    Jeff McInnis Says Bravo Used Him As A "Sex Object"

    You just couldn't let it go Jeff? After getting kicked off of Top Chef this week, DiLido Beach Club chef Jeff McInnis spoke to People magazine about how he feels that Bravo used him a "sex object" for the show.Reality check McInnis, there is only one sex object on Top Chef and her name is Padma Laks ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 14, 2009

    Make Me a Supermodel Returns with a Miami Catwalker

    We haven't been watching much Bravo since the last (and final?) season of Project Runway, but sort-of-vain local chef Jeff is still in the running on Top Chef. Now he'll have another Miami native joining him on the cable channel. Meet Laury, a 23-year-old "freelance model" who was born and lives in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 15, 2008

    An Interview With Ted Allen

    C. StilesNectar Lounge at the Seminole Casino Coconut Creek was host to the Christmas-ey dessert party, Sweet Dreams, this weekend. The event featured a huge spread of sugary cakes, candies, flash-frozen ice cream, and dessert sushi, which you can check out by viewing our slide show. But it also fea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2008

    Top Chef Fires Up Tonight With SoBe Chef

    Salman Rushdie will be in town to close up the Miami Book Fair, but his ex-wife Padma Lakshmi will be on television across the nation tonight hosting the season premier of "Top Chef: New York." We've already introduced you to contestant Jeff McInnis, dubbed "hot chef of our dreams" in a Best of Miam ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 31, 2008

    Bravo's Miami Docu-Series Not Dead Yet

    In April, Bravo announced Miami Social, a reality show, excuse us, "docu-series" that follows five young South Beach-based professionals. Earlier this month, there was some chatter that the thing might not even air. Funny, though, how the show continues to film around town. Funny that apparently Bra ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2008

    Bravo's New Fashion Hope Casting in Miami

    For four years a certain segment of America (probably the fake America) gathered around the teevee, turned into Bravo on Wednesday, and watched Hiedi Klum bark "Your challenge is to make a three piece swimsuit collection using only days old pizza and floam inspired by a comic book character I'm rand ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 2, 2008

    DiLido Beach Club's Jeff McInnis Contestant in Upcoming Season of Top Chef

    The Hot Chef of some anonymous New Timer's dreams. Miami has been doing pretty good for itself in the Bravo TV reality show arena lately, with Kendall-ite Dee Adames being crowned Shear Genius. Though we don't have a horse in the Project Runway race this season (which is fine, considering it's the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 1, 2008

    "Hot Chef of our Dreams" on Bravo's Top Chef

    The Hot Chef of some anonymous New Timer's dreams. Miami has been doing pretty good for itself in the Bravo TV reality show arena lately, with Kendall-ite Dee Adames being crowned Shear Genius. Though we don't have a horse in the Project Runway race this season (which is fine. worst. season. ever.), ... More >>

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    September 4, 2008

    She’s a Fragile Effin’ Flower

    Calling all gals and gays — Kathy Griffin’s in the house!

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    August 28, 2008

    Faux Hawked Kendall Hair Dresser is Shear Genius

    via Bravo Considering the all around failure of our sports teams, those who like to root, root, root for the home team may have better luck switching over to frivolous Bravo reality competition shows. I don't know what would be more humiliating for Dolphins fans: last season or their friends find ... More >>

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    August 27, 2008

    Dee Could Be Crowned Shear Genius

    via Bravo Season two of Shear Genius, the hair cutting competition on Bravo that most people watch because they're too lazy to change the channel after Project Runway, wraps up tonight. Dee, a Miami-based stylist, is among the final three who could walk away with the gold-plated bottle of mousse or ... More >>

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    January 18, 2008
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    October 3, 2007
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    April 6, 2006

    Dogs Playing Poker

    Gambling lads get their fix in Dealer's Choice

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