Joe Flanigan

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2013

    Best Restaurant Apparel in Miami: G Strings, Onesies, and Octopi

    Sometimes we eat at a new restaurant and find that we love the food so much, we need to buy a shirt as a sign of support. Other times we're not even a fan of the food but think those T-shirts hanging on the wall are just too funny to pass up. Well, brace yourself for an impending urge to go shopping ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 7, 2010

    Will the Real Joe Flanigan Please Stand Up?

    Photo by Victor GonzalezJoe Turino in his Flanigan's costume​Last week we met Joe Turino, a contestant vying for the final spot of the second annual Joe Flanigan look-alike contest. His mission was simple: to be crowned the best Joe Flanigan look-alike in Hialeah and represent his favorite restaur ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 1, 2010

    Joe Flanigan Look-Alike Contest

    Photo by Victor GonzalezJoe Turino working on his Joe Flanigan costume.​Every year, the city of London, Kentucky pays tribute to the king of processed chicken, Colonel Sanders, in September with a look-alike contest. In Key West, tourists celebrate Hemingway Days, where look-alikes compete in Key ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 6, 2009

    Boca's Not Just for Fogies: Flanigan's Seafood Bar & Grill in Boca Raton

    ​Night Watch is a regularly-occurring nightlife column by Tara Nieuwesteeg.Boca is not renowned for much except its manicured shopping plazas, delicious lunch spots, and its armies of early-bird-special-seeking Q-tips who make the roads a little less safe and the frozen yogurt shops a little more ... More >>

  • News

    April 17, 1997

    The Fidel Fixation

    Exactly 36 years ago the Central Intelligence Agency blew it at the Bay of Pigs. For an encore it created the biggest commando operation in U.S. history -- right here in South Florida. It's time for a sentimental tour.