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Raleigh Hotel

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2014

    Tommy Hilfiger is Buying the Raleigh Hotel

    The Raleigh Hotel might be about to get a new owner and it's someone very familiar to your mid-90s wardrobe. Yes, Tommy Hilfiger is in final talks to purchase the historic South Beach Hotel and plans to turn it into a private member's only club and hotel.

  • Dining

    December 19, 2013

    Miami's Food Emperors

    In 2013, locals took hold of Miami dining.

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    December 17, 2013

    In 2013, Miami's Food Scene Finally Blossomed

    The time has come: Miami is finally a fine-food town. The signs are everywhere. The 305 is home to coffee roasters, supper clubs, a ramen house, and a northern Thai restaurant. Sourdough bread is a thing. The word "local" is sprinkled on menus like pepper on steak. The city's beverage scene, once r ... More >>

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    October 30, 2013

    My Ceviche to Open in South Miami

    What started as a tiny seafood shack has now become a full-fledged fish empire. My Ceviche, the fast-casual brand owned by Sam Gorenstein and Roger Duarte, is opening a third location. The restaurant will be located in South Miami -- at 5900 SW 73 street. See also: Sam Gorenstein's Leap of Faith H ... More >>

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    October 30, 2013

    Iron Chef Morimoto to Open Restaurant at Shelborne South Beach

    After years of wishful rumors and hopeful murmurs, Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto is officially setting up shop in Miami. And, as with many new endeavors, the announcement was made surreptitiously via Craigslist. An ad posted to the site yesterday announces his new outpost at the Shelborne Wyndham Gra ... More >>

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    September 27, 2013

    Sam Gorenstein's Leap of Faith Has Paid Off at My Ceviche

    Sam Gorenstein began with breakfast. As a kid in Barranquilla, Colombia, the chef and owner of My Ceviche would step into the kitchen every weekend morning and cook omelets and frittatas for his entire family. "From the moment I was tall enough to reach the knobs on the stove, I started playing arou ... More >>

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    July 18, 2013
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    April 12, 2013

    Michael Schwartz Dishes About Cypress Room and New Projects

    Michael Schwartz has a lot on his plate.While the paint has barely dried on his new Design District restaurant, the Cypress Room, the chef and restaurateur is working on finalizing his place at the Raleigh Hotel in South Beach and is planning an eatery at the new SLS Hotel in Brickell, schedule ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 2, 2013

    An Open Hate Letter to Miami's Bike Thieves, From New Times

    Dear punk-ass Miami Beach bike thief:On March 20, you rolled up on my '80s Italian-made Univega road bike tied to a street post near the Raleigh Hotel on Collins Avenue. It had a dope iridescent purple-and-blue paint scheme, a chrome yoke, and neon-green hand grips. It took me close to six months to ... More >>

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    March 29, 2013

    Steve Aoki and Azari & III Talk GHB, Cake, and Show Some Speedo Ass (VIDEO)

    While the bass shook the pool water at the Raleigh Hotel, booties in short shorts bounced up and down. And so did Steve Aoki, who looked like a little kid at Christmas behind the decks. His Dim Mak label's Winter Music Conference and Miami Music Week day party brought out not only those on his label ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 1, 2013

    HARD's Gary Richards on How To Throw the Perfect Party, Three Events This WMC

    What does it take to throw the perfect party? Ask Gary Richards, aka Destructo, aka the man behind the curtain of all HARD events. He's been in the music business since the '90s, working with record labels, promoters, DJs and everyone you could imagine. By now, he's learned more than a thing or two. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 1, 2013

    December 2012 Restaurant Openings and Closings

    The last month of the new year saw a lot of anticipated 2012 restaurants opening under the wire. Ralph Pagano's Alba at Sole On The Ocean provides classic Italian cuisine and fresh seafood with a panoramic ocean view to the northernmost parts of Miami and Miami Beach. Although the official opening i ... More >>

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    December 21, 2012

    Raleigh Hotel Sold for $55 Million, Huge Expansion Planned

    South Beach's famous Raleigh Hotel has been sold for $55 million, and the new owners are already quite familiar with the area's hospitality industry. They own some of the Raleigh's rivals. Sam Nazarian, who just opened the SLS Hotel on the same block, and David Edelstein, owner of the W South Beach, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 1, 2012

    Michael Schwartz to Open Michael's Genuine Food & Drink Café at Design Miami

    Art Basel Miami Beach is about a month away. So it's time to stop day-dreaming about Mike Kelly's cuddly stuffed animals from last year's Tony Shafrazi booth. It's time to start making dinner reservations, before all the out-of-towners shun us from our favorite eateries. See also: - Michael Schwar ... More >>

  • Dining

    September 20, 2012
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    September 20, 2012

    Katsuya by Starck at the SLS Hotel South Beach: Chic Food at a Chic Locale

    Master sushi chef Katsuya Uechi's first restaurant made a splash in Studio City, California, in 1997. Nine years later, when he teamed up with Parisian design powerhouse Philippe Starck, it was a match made in heaven -- or at least in Brentwood, the tony L.A. hood where they opened up shop. Califor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    March 22, 2012

    Top Winter Music Conference and Miami Music Week Parties for Thursday, March 22

    ​Who's straight fiending for some beats? Well, with just 31 hours, 29 minutes, and 55 seconds till it's time for you and 150,000 other furry-booted beat freaks to crash the gates at Ultra Music Festival, you will soon be overdosing on the uhntz-uhntz. In the meantime, though, there's no reason t ... More >>

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    March 21, 2012

    Top Winter Music Conference and Miami Music Week Parties for Wednesday, March 21

    ​Happy hump day, beat freaks. How fuckin' rowdy was Steve Aoki last night at Mansion? The Dim Mak Miami party was so worth the $2,500 VIP table for six. Our frat bros loved it. They met so many women named Molly, flirted with all of them. In fact, after Aoki's set, Molly and the guys ended up ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 20, 2012

    SoBeWFF: Where the Celebs Hang Out in Miami

    ​The South Beach Wine and Food Festival starts this Thursday, February 23, with satellite parties starting as early as tomorrow. Hotels, restaurants, and shops are gearing up for the invasion of foodies, celebrities and beautiful people who arrive as early as today.Since Miami has a thriving resta ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2012

    Unpacked: New Travel Channel Show Filming in SoBe (I'm Channeling My Inner Bourdain)

    Chow Down Grill South Beach is one of the stops in tonight's television shoot.​Over the years, Travel Channel has rivaled Food Network for providing great food-centric programming. And why not? There are only so many museums and beaches you can visit before someone in your traveling party says, "I ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 8, 2011

    Top Ten Martinis: From Doraku to Sustain to the Raleigh, Who's Number One?

    Dirty martini - one sexy cocktail​Fox's Sherron Inn took the best martini spot in our annual listing of everything good in our fair city for their well-priced martinis in a classic 1950s setting.Miami has no alcohol shortage (in fact it's safe to say that there are more places to get a cocktail th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 24, 2011

    Is Chicken Pot Pie The New "Black"?

    John DeLucie, food trendsetter.​The New York Times Style section is the arbiter of fashion and trends for New York and, quite possibly, the world. So when a recent article issued a trend alert the fashion world seems to be following, I took notice. The strange thing is that the new trend isn ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 8, 2011

    Talib Kweli and 9th Wonder Stage Red Bull Music Academy Blitz for WMC 2011

    Talib Kweli, left, and 9th Wonder, right, hit the Red Bull Music Academy.​Yo, homie. We here at Crossfade have dug up another pair of rap-related throwdowns for your already thick-ass Winter Music Conference party plan. This Thursday and Friday, critic's fave Talib Kweli and superproducer-slash- ... More >>

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    February 27, 2011

    SBWFF 2011: Thrillist BBQ & The Blues

    John ZurChef Timon Balloo of Sugarcane serving his braised beef short ribs​A huge line stretched from the entrance of The Oasis, at The Raleigh Hotel, towards Collins Avenue on Saturday night. The fine smell of barbecue just over the wall inspired impatience.Once inside, guests didn't know whether ... More >>

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    January 20, 2011
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    May 6, 2010

    Miami Rum Renaissance Festival Rolls Into The Raleigh

    ​Rummies rejoice! This weekend marks the Miami Rum Renaissance Festival, a five-day celebration of the sweet and sexy liquor. While some events are by VIP invitation only, on Saturday, May 8, the Raleigh Hotel is hosting an open to the public rum exhibition. The Grand Rum Tasting will feature rums ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 23, 2010

    Better Halves: Interview with Ottavia Busia Bourdain

    Ottavia BourdainOttavia and her husband, Anthony Bourdain, relax with some banana daquiris at the Raleigh Hotel pool on South Beach.​If you're familiar with food porn, Ottavia's last name should ring a bell. Her husband is print, television, and most recently Martha Stewart Living radio food porno ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2010

    Top 10 Super Bowl Weekend Parties in South Florida

    Image via Flickr / CC BY 2.0Let's all get wasted.​The big game is almost here, but even if you don't give a shit about that, there're plenty enough parties going on that may well prevent you from waking up before 10pm Sunday night.Here are our Top 10 Super Bowl weekend parties in South Florida, an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2009

    Fashion Week Swim 2010: KRELwear Goes Neon, Chloe Gets Sexy at W, Gansevoort Disappoints

    Jipsy/NefariousGirl.comKRELwear show at Miami Splashion at LIV.Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim cannon balled into town last night, so expect another stream of parties, models, fashion and debauchery in the middle of our slowest season, during one of our country's greatest economic depressions. The f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2008

    The Joy of Madlib

    With only two days to go until West Coast super DJ/Producer Madlib the Badkid, arrives in Miami for a show at Blacksheep Bar on December 4th, I'm personally excited to see how Miami reacts to him. There are times when he gets audiences like the one in the video above. It's a three minute clip from t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2008

    Cruising With Chanel

    Tomorrow night at the Raleigh Hotel, Chanel will present its "Cruise 2008" fashion collection. Designer Karl Lagerfield says the collection is inspired by Miami: "The concept of the Cruise Collection is based on traveling, and Miami is the ideal destination: A city that moves and has energy, with i ... More >>

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    March 31, 2008
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    March 27, 2008
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    January 18, 2008
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    January 18, 2008

    New Restaurants Galore

    The doors have swung open at Chef Jan Jorgensen and wife Leticia’s TWO CHEFS TOO, the new North Miami outpost of the popular Two Chefs in Pinecrest. Located in the space where Mark’s Place used to be, look for a similar menu as the original, but with the addition of a cheese menu with some twent ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 9, 2007
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    November 9, 2007

    Food World Comings and Goings

    Critics, including this one, raved about Jeffrey Brana’s clean, fresh cuisine at his short-lived Restaurant Brana in the Gables. Now we’ll get another chance to sample his cooking at The Raleigh Hotel on South Beach, as Brana has been named the property’s new executive chef. His menu should be ... More >>

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    July 18, 2007
  • News

    February 2, 2006

    Beach Blanket Beethoven

    Classical music meets South Beach yuppie

  • News

    December 1, 2005

    Frayed Around the Edges

    Will artists show polite society how to really party? Its doubtful

  • Bars and Clubs

    May 12, 2005

    BEST POOLSIDE BAR

    The Raleigh Hotel

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    December 9, 2004
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    December 18, 2003

    That Eighties Show

    As nostalgia for the fun-filled Studio 54 era kicks in, don't forget Reagan, Boesky, and nuclear winter

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    July 30, 1998
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    September 7, 1995
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    June 15, 1995
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    May 4, 1994

    The Owe Zone

    Most people pay their taxes. Some people don't. Some people get their name in the newspaper.

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    November 17, 1993
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