Morro Castle

  • Dining

    May 2, 2013
  • Blogs

    April 30, 2013

    Miami's Top Ten Fritas Cubanas

    An original frita cubana couples Cuban bread with a spiced beef patty, seasoned with cumin, paprika, and pepper. Some add chorizo to the mix. Others cap meat with an American-style hamburger bun. Despite minor variations, one thing remains consistent: Papas fritas, deep-fried and grease-slicked juli ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 9, 2013

    Miami's Top Ten Inexpensive Restaurants

    Miami is a city laden with restaurants of little value. There are stylish joints, the kind where mediocre $24 tuna tartares and $30 chicken breasts, filled with fontina and foie gras, are the norm. There are hackneyed Asian concepts, the type where $20 sushi rolls are packed with fried shrimp, douse ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 11, 2013

    Eddie Huang's Fresh Off The Boat Miami Starts With a Ride on the Bang Bus

    The first part of Eddie Huang's Fresh Off The Boat Miami episode airs today on YouTube and starts with the New York chef and author riding around on the Bang Bus with Jada Stevens, discussing how she's stays fit, what she eats before a shoots and cutting a scene with an average Joe. When Vice magaz ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2013

    Miami's Top Ten Cuban Restaurants

    ​Want access to our Best Of picks from your smartphone? Download our free Best Of app for the iPhone or Android phone from the App Store or Google Play. Don't forget to check out the full Best of Miami® online at Miami is a city of exceptional things. It's where early mo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 12, 2012

    Enter The Pork Bun: Richard Hales and Eddie Huang's Twitter Smackdown

    Sakaya Kitchen chef and owner Richard Hales was none too pleased to learn author, restaurateur and Vice magazine show host Eddie Huang thought his food was "goofy." @short_order fuck you @mreddiehuang what we do on Miami smack bitches around too for talking shit. Come get some— & Dim Ssä ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 11, 2012

    On the Bang Bus with Eddie Huang: Looking Beyond Midtown Trends

    People come to Miami for a lot of different reasons. Some come to escape cold climate, some life under a leftist dictator and others just don't want to pay state income tax. Eddie Huang wanted to ride the Bang Bus and shout out Miami's cultural and gastronomic diversity. "I really like the hood. Th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 4, 2010

    Morro Castle: Fine Fritas and The World's Best Churros

    Photo by Ily GoyanesBack in the day, you could park your car here and get served by waitresses on roller skates.​There are days when we wish that time machines were more than just fictional plot devices in sci-fi movies. One of the reasons is the 50-year-old building at the corner of NW Seventh St ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2010

    Plato Royale: Battle of Churros, Sra. Martinez vs. Morro Castle

    Photo by Jacquelynn D. PowersChurros at Sra. Martinez​Virtually everyone in Miami has enjoyed a churro at one point or another. If you haven't, please continue on into Broward County where you belong. While they originated in Spain, the fried dough treats are also widely popular throughout Latin A ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 17, 2003
  • Culture

    January 11, 2001

    In the Art of the City

    Welcome to Havana and its Biennial, where life and art, the real and surreal, blur

  • News

    November 14, 1996
  • News

    October 5, 1995

    Before Duran and After

    Cuban exile and WRHC-AM sports talk-show host Minito Navarro has always had a passion for punchers

  • News

    June 8, 1994

    Art in Cuba

    Just when an artist can't find a tube of paint or a strip of canvas, the international art world has come knocking on Havana's door -- with money in hand