David Garcia

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    June 4, 2014

    11. The Garcia Family: Seafood Royalty

    New Times' Best of Miami 2014 issue arrives June 19. To celebrate, Short Order is paying tribute to Miami's culinary all-stars. These people forged our city's food scene into what it is today -- a thriving amalgam of tastes and cultures. Through their insight and talent, they've given the city a uni ... More >>

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    November 13, 2013

    Latin Burger & Taco Opening Restaurant in Coral Gables

    Latin Burger and Taco, the hot pink-and-black roving burger joint, has finally found a permanent parking space after four years of driving around town. Oh, but don't worry..the original truck will still be out and about. Latin Burger opening a brick and mortar space right on Miracle Mile in Coral ... More >>

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    March 15, 2013

    La Camaronera: Fish-Fry Staple Now Open For Dinner on Fridays and Saturdays

    In the past two years, La Camaronera has evolved from simple shrimp shack to full-service, casual restaurant. In 2012, the 40-year-old West Flagler staple broadened its menu to include non-fried items such as shrimp tacos and fish fillet with rice. Then, this January, the spot expanded its dining r ... More >>

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    January 22, 2013

    Unique Eats: Cooking Channel Films at My Ceviche, Yardbird, Pubbelly

    Unique Eats, which showcases America's most exciting restaurants from high-end dining rooms to casual neighborhood treasures, and sometimes even visits eateries with no permanent address, wrapped up filming in the Magic City this past week.The 30-minute show packages segments of unique dishes chosen ... More >>

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    January 18, 2013

    La Camaronera: Miami Seafood Staple Launches Table Service, Plans to Open for Dinner Soon

    Fish fry fanatics, we have some fantastic news. Three weeks ago, La Camaronera, the acclaimed West Flagler refuge for tostones, breaded shrimp, and fried fish roe, expanded its space and launched its inaugural table service. In the past, patrons seeking a taste of Miami's freshest, local sea creatu ... More >>

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    August 16, 2012

    My Ceviche's Sam Gorenstein On Fish Pricing

    Groupers have giant heads, which combined with neatly pressed white napkins and tasteful interiors, explain why a good piece of fish comes at a high price. Great seafood in South Florida is as ubiquitous as bad driving, and some of the best can be had at prices as low as few bucks. Keeping it cheap ... More >>

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    August 14, 2012

    La Camaronera Is Getting a Makeover, Adding Dining Space

    Soon we Miamians will be able to park our ever-rounder, ever-tanner culos in a seat where no human being has ever sat before -- at La Camaronera. Owner David Garcia, whose family has run the Flagler Street fish institution for nearly 40 years, says the restaurant has taken over an adjoining space a ... More >>

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    February 27, 2012

    SoBeWFF: Trucks on the Beach Crowded, Energetic

    ​View photos from Trucks on the Beach here.The South Beach Wine & Food Festival's Trucks on the Beach closing party proved once and for all that people will wait on line for 45 minutes for food.Lines were the name of the game at this event, as trucks turned out food as fast as humanly possible ... More >>

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    July 29, 2011

    America's Best Bites Films at Miami's Favorite Restaurants (Photos)

    Richard Hales Sakaya Kitchen's Bulgogi Burger gets ready for a close-up.​America's Best Bites, the new Tribune Broadcasting food and travel show, has been caught filming segments of their show all around Miami. The crew has been around town filming at Michael's Genuine Food and Drink, The ... More >>

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    June 6, 2011

    Live Blog: The Great Food Truck Race UPDATED

    Laine Doss Cleveland's Hodge Podge gets ready for a weekend in Miami.​The finale of Food Network's The Great Food Truck Race is being filmed all over the streets of Miami. Two trucks are competing to win the title and take home $100,000. Hodge Podge, from Cleveland Ohio is taking on The Lim ... More >>

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    May 17, 2011

    Will the County Nix Food Trucks Today? BTTR Tonight

    Jefe's owner Jack Garabedian will speak on behalf of food truck owners at today's Commission meeting.​At today's meeting, the Board of County Commissioners will hear almost two dozen agenda items, ranging from re-naming streets to issuing bonds. What's on the minds of the dozens of food truc ... More >>

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    May 17, 2011

    Commission Passes Food Truck Ordinance, What Happens Now?

    Laine Doss Dim Ssäm à GoGo and Sakaya Kitchen's Richard Hales spoke on behalf of food trucks at today's commission meeting.​Earlier today, the Miami-Dade Board of County Commissioners passed a new food truck ordinance by a vote of 7-1. It will affect about half the truck gatherings, inclu ... More >>

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    September 14, 2010

    Winners of the Second Annual Burgie Awards

    Paula NiñoLatin Burger & Taco's Jim Heines accepts his Burgie ​The Burger Beast rolled out the red carpet last night for the people behind his favorite South Florida comfort food. Okay, maybe there wasn't a red carpet but last night's 2nd Annual Burgie Awards at Transit Lounge weren't without ... More >>

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    May 19, 2010

    Oil Spill Reactions From Miami Seafood Chefs and Owners

    via U.S. Coast Guard​A shark can smell a single drop of blood in one million drops of water.Twenty-nine days later, and oil continues to flow from a hole 5,000 feet below the ocean's surface. BP's actions continue to threaten the Gulf and maybe the Atlantic's commercial fishing industry. Today, th ... More >>

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    May 18, 2009

    La Camaronera, Media Darling

    PBS La Camaronera, happy as a... shrimpWe'd like to take the credit, having honored La Camaronera Fish Market with "Best Fish Sandwich" in last year's Best of Miami issue...  But the Garcia brothers, who have been fryin' up down home Cuban favorites at this Little Havana seafood joint fo ... More >>

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    October 14, 1999


    Libertad! Libertad!

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    October 7, 1999

    Cash Cargo

    Despite recent deaths and a federal crackdown, smugglers continue the dangerous business of transporting Cubans to Miami