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  • Blogs

    September 5, 2014

    Best Places to Watch the Dolphins Opener

    The Miami Dolphins open the season this Sunday at home against the New England Patriots at 1 p.m. And it seems the same old questions loom: Will quarterback Ryan Tannehill improve? Will the offensive line hold it together? Do we have a running game? Is Bill Lazor's new offense going to bring some e ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2014

    Belle & Sebastian Announce 2014 North American Tour, Kicking Off in Miami

    Get giddy. Glaswegian indie-pop outfit Belle & Sebastian have announced a short, seven-city 2014 North American tour. "So since we're in Austin in October," the band teases in its official announcement, "we thought we'd drop by and say 'hi' to some of you good people in Florida, Atlanta, LA, and P ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 25, 2014

    Ali Lauria and Chris Padin: Miami's Professional Foragers

    Ali Lauria thought everything would arrive unscathed. It was not long before rush hour on a sunny January evening when she stacked 30 dozen eggs on the passenger seat of a silver Dodge Ram and drove north from Homestead on Florida's Turnpike. Filled with strawberries and tomatoes, the pickup truck's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 3, 2014

    Battle of the Cerveza-Mixed Drinks: Cuba's Bul vs. Mexico's Michelada

    To the novice, all Latin cuisines might seem similar. Rice, beans, plantains -- that's all there is to it, right? Wrong. To the expert, it is extremely evident that the spices, combinations, and, yes, even ingredients, differ from one country to the next. For example, Peru prefers its huge kernels ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 20, 2013

    Dolphins Home Opener: Duffy's Sports Grill Opens in Coconut Grove With 90 TVs

    As the Dolphins prepare to play the Atlanta Falcons in their most suspenseful home opener in years, it looks like Coconut Grove has gained unofficial status as the Miami-Dade capital of sports bars with the opening of Duffy's Sports Grill at Cocowalk today. This is the second Miami-Dade location f ... 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 >>

  • Dining

    August 1, 2013
  • Blogs

    July 11, 2013

    Burger Beast Celebrates the Hot Dog at Tobacco Road Saturday

    We know what you're thinking. How in the world can someone called Burger Beast betray his love of the meat patty and celebrate the hot dog? Only once a year does Sef Gonzalez, AKA Burger Beast, turn into alter ego Hot Dog Hound in celebration of national hot dog month. We asked Gonzalez why his t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 3, 2013

    Best Eats & Drinks This Week: Radio Bar, Macchialina Pop-Up, and WD 555

    After last week's holiday, this Monday seems even more painful than usual. Dreams of coffee alarm clocks and espresso showers were not enough to get us moving this week. Our motivation is rooted in something almost as important as caffeine: pay checks. The beginning of the month is always a killer ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 21, 2013

    Sergio's Adds Craft Beer and Tapas to Its Menu

    Sergio's Restaurant, the old guard for Cuban comfort food in Miami, is adding to its skinny selections by adding craft beer and tapas to their menu. Known as one of the neighborhood bastions of Cuban eats in Miami for almost four decades, the place hasn't changed much over the years. But Sergio's v ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 21, 2013

    Sony Open: Best Eats and Drinks

    Play began at the Sony Open Monday, March 18, but everything really heats up this weekend. The tournament continues through March 31, and many tennis fans double up on day and evening sessions. That makes for a long day of tennis and some hungry people.Thankfully, the Crandon Park Tennis Center ... More >>

  • Music

    July 19, 2012
  • Blogs

    July 10, 2012

    Tanlines Brings Beach Worship to Bardot Miami on July 19

    Humans are obsessed with the beach because it reminds us that we are sacks of flesh fulfilling the evolutionary teleology that began when all life on Earth was, like, primordial soup. This is about more than sand, saltwater, and boobies, dammit. We're talking about the birthplace of our existence. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 26, 2012

    Marlins Park: Buy Me Some Peanuts... But Skip the Tacos (Pictures)

    Marlins Park, the new $684 million home to the Fish, is absolutely beautiful. I had previewed this state-of-the-art stadium at the Diamonds and Dishes event during the South Beach Wine & Food Festival but was eager to take in a game.When I received a Groupon alert for discounted tickets, I pounc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 21, 2012

    The Meatball Joint Opens Today: Bernie Matz Does Beer & Balls

    Restaurateur Bernie Matz provides the food at Miami's mecca for literary cafe hounds, Books & Books. So, why is he doing meatballs? We asked this all important question, and the answer made sense. This 30-seater is "all about real, affordable food for locals." The old King Kone place got new flo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2012

    Jam Cruise 2013 Announces Lineup: Galactic, Big Gigantic, Femi Kuti, Steel Pulse

    Who's ready to get dressed up like a six-foot Rastafarian puppet, suck down some lukewarm Corona, and absolutely not do any drugs while cruisin' across the Atlantic Ocean aboard the MSC Poesia? That's right ... We're talking about Jam Cruise, every South Florida hippie music junkie's favorite float ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 26, 2012

    Dining in the Dark at Chef Adrianne's: Enlightening!

    Here are photos of last night's Dining in the Dark experience at Chef Adrianne's Vineyard Restaurant and Bar. It was quite the task to aim a spoon full of mushroom broth and an orgasmic pork wonton in the right direction without spilling all over yourself and your neighbor.... on that note, sorry, n ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2011

    Art Basel Music: Santigold Drops New Track at LIV Last Night, Wale Supports AC Milan

    ​Santigold With Wale Wednesday, November 30 LIV Better Than: Waiting in line at a Basel party for free drinks. Nightclubbing ... Aside from the 1977 Iggy Pop track, we pretty much hate everything about it. The stringent dress codes, blatant superficiality, remixed dance versions of Edward Sha ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 19, 2011

    Top Ten Guilty Pleasures of '90s Dance

    Haddaway: If it's wrong to love him, we don't want to be right.​If you're a clubland regular, then you've probably noticed what a major comeback the classic '90s dance sound has made in the last couple years. You can hear it from the jacking house revival of underground acts like Hercules & Lo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 18, 2011

    Drink for a Good Cause: Brickell Bar Crawl Is This Saturday

    ​Do you ever get pangs of remorse after a long night of drinking? Swear that you'll never drink again, only to do it all over again the next night? Here's an excuse to actually drink without feeling bad. You'll still have a hangover, but it'll hurt a bit less, kind of. Join fellow lushes this Satu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2011

    Judge Keeps Results Of Commission Race Secret Thanks to Banned Banker Ricardo Corona

    via Mega TVRicardo Corona​Want to know who will replace mayoral candidate Carlos Gimenez on the County Commission? Too bad! The results will be secret thanks to a bizarre ruling last night by a judge who wants more time to decide whether candidates had enough time to file for the race. Even strang ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2011

    Jimmy'z Wynwood Hosts Grand Opening Tomorrow Night

      courtesy of Jimmy'z Wynwood​For most of us, Saturday normally means beach, sand, blue water, and buckets of ice cold Corona. Well in keeping with that beach and island theme, Jimmy'z Wynwood is hosting a Grand Opening shindig tomorrow night, Saturday February 5. Pop in between 6:00 p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 29, 2010

    Rosa Mexicano on the Happy Hour Hunt

    ​The Place: Rosa Mexicano900 S. Miami Ave., Miami786-425-1001The Hours: Monday to Friday, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.The Deals: Get half off select drinks and appetizers. Drink specials include The 1800 Margarita ($4.50), sangria pitchers ($4,90 individual; $13.90 large), and tequila shots ($4.50).  Bee ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2010

    Floridian Beer Evolution, Part Two

    ​As we learned last week in the Floridian Beer Evolution Part 1, the regular beer drinker is familiar with Heineken, Corona, Budweiser and Presidente. But what he or she likely doesn't know is that Florida brewers are chipping in on the beverage side and creating fun, whimsical brews full of c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2010

    The Floridian Beer Evolution

    Beer used to be a sea of ​sameness. It was a choice between regular or light, bottle or draft. Let's be honest, a Corona tastes like a Budweiser tastes like a Coors.But these days, the American beer world is undergoing a revolution. Even Florida is making some pretty killer brews. Fresh Beer ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 2, 2010

    Sneak Review: 660 At The Angler's

    A glass of big, smoky Petite Petit Lodi 2007 ($8) melded well with pork belly, and would probably pair with any dish containing would anything selected from an alluring, user-friendly craft, beer list that includes brief taste characterizations of each brew. For instance, one of the impor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2010

    Latin Burger and Beer Truck? Vote for Your Favorite Brew

    Jacob Katel Anne Forkner, Jim Heins, and Vanessa Chen want beer with their burgers.​We ran into the Latin Burger and Taco truck on the streets of the Design District Saturday during the art walk and asked co-owner Jim Heins: "When are you gonna get some beer on this thing?"

  • Blogs

    June 9, 2010

    Ecco Pizzateca & Lounge on the Happy Hour Hunt

    ​Pizza usually provokes images of the following: greasy deliciousness, Ninja Turtles, chain commercials, late night munchies & movie nights, or indigestion. Rarely does society associate pizza with sexy. That concept was altered (at least locally) when Ecco Pizzateca & Lounge showed up dow ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 24, 2010

    Bad Girls Club Is in Town, Still No Update on Jersey Shore Arrival

    Two very different types of situations​Browsing the weekly listing of film permits issued in Miami-Dade sometimes yields interesting results. For instance, Vogue will apparently shoot photos in Haulover Park. Yes, that's home of the nude beach.It also seems the Miami-set fifth seaso ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2010

    Uncle Tom's Is, Indeed, a Sellout

    Photo by Riki Altman​Us Southern girls take to the scent of barbecue like pigs to mud on a sunny day, so when I spotted the neon Uncle Tom's sign flickering in the distance last week, I steered in without delay. A barbecue place on Calle Ocho? Near the Gables? What a delightful surprise!It looked ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 20, 2010

    New Times Broward-Palm Beach Haiti Benefit Event on Saturday at Bierbrunnen

    ​Suck down as much beer as you can at the Bierbrunnen-New Times Help for Haiti event on Saturday, because half of the profits from sales of Corona, Heineken, and Miller will go to the American Red Cross. Gold Coast Beverage Distributors Inc. is donating the beer and New Times' Street Team will pro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2009

    Silicon Beach: iPhone App Design for Dummies

    A refreshing application, built by a designer with a little help from geeks. Shaken Not Stirred will feature cocktail recipes and lounge music.​Well, not exactly. But California-based ANSCA stopped by this month's South Florida iPhone Meetup to introduce local geeks to Corona, an application that' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 11, 2009

    Dolphins vs Falcons: Let's All Remain Calm and Optimistic

    ​Miami Dolphins @ Atlanta Falcons, Sunday at 1pm on CBS4. Not to say the Dolphins don't have some well deserved swagger, but let's be real, out of all the defending divisional champs the Fins fan's optimism might be the most muted. We all knew last year's historic turn around season was ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 27, 2009
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    August 20, 2009

    Cisco Adler and Shwayze Return to South Florida for a Gig at LIV on September 2

    via​Those who frequent too many Internet gossip sites might forever (in Internet years, anyways) associate Cisco Adler with a certain waist-down photo that circulated a couple years back. That's okay though. Here in South Florida, land of a thousand chances, the one thing blog notoriet ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2009

    Update: Gloria and Emilio Estefan Get Minority Ownership in the Dolphins

    Last month, Riptide received a vague but alarming email invitation with this headline: "JIMMY BUFFETT, MIAMI DOLPHINS AND DOLPHIN STADIUM TO HOST MAJOR CORPORATE ANNOUNCEMENT."Riptide quickly RSVPed and was treated to one of the most disturbing displays in sports history: Jimmy Buffett playing to a ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 21, 2009
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    May 20, 2009

    Lime Fresh Mexican Grill Supports The Troops

    Lest the proliferation of mass distractions cloud your mind, Memorial Day is not just an excuse for a BBQ. We're still at war folks, and we have been for a while. That means troops in the field, troops back home, and broken families missing loved ones .With that in mind, all 5 Lime Fresh Mexican ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 24, 2008

    Booze Hound - BYOBooze

    I know it’s been awhile since you BYOBed -– like in high school, back when you used to sneak-sip Special Brews on some public beach on Key Biscayne while discussing the ever-important topic of whether to get a belly-ring, a fairy tattooed on your lower back, or just blow all of your hard-earned ... More >>

  • Dining

    May 8, 2008

    The Unreal Deal

    Fresh, flavorful, healthful Chinese food — plus bubble tea! — at an excellent price.

  • Calendar

    March 27, 2008

    Ode to Celebration

    If you’re a poet, it’s time to show it.

  • Music

    July 19, 2007
  • Dining

    November 9, 2006

    Tepid Pepper

    Despite the flash, Poblano Cocina isn’t so hot

  • Calendar

    September 15, 2005
  • News

    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.

  • Finest Foods

    May 16, 2002


    El Toro Taco

  • Shops and Wares

    May 17, 2001

    Best Mexican Market

    Bargain Town Flea Market

  • City Life

    May 11, 2000

    Best Tollbooth

    Card Sound Bridge

  • Bars and Clubs

    May 11, 2000

    Best Club Without Walls

    Nikki Beach Club

  • Dining

    November 27, 1997
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