SLS Hotel South Beach

  • Blogs

    September 9, 2014

    Ferran Adria's Master Class on Creativity and Culinary Arts

    Last evening, an intimate group of people gathered at the SLS Hotel South Beach, not for a cocktail party or to fête a supermodel, but for an evening that was much more cerebral -- although food and drink were certainly involved. Ferran Adrià, arguably the world's most award-winning chef and head ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 27, 2014

    WMC and MMW 2014: Thursday Party Guide

    Time to party like it's Thursday, people. Well, because it is the fourth day of the week. But during Winter Music Conference and Miami Music Week, the intensity of the average weeknight is ratched up to OMG-so-epic-I'm-gonna-remember-this-moment-forever-unless-I-black-out-which-is-a-real-oh-shit le ... More >>

  • Music

    March 20, 2014
  • Blogs

    March 19, 2014

    WMC and MMW 2014's Ten Best Pool Parties

    Ever wondered why Winter Music Conference and Miami Music Week is held every March in the Magic City? Well, because it's warm and sunny in the MIA while the rest of the country is digging out from under another late-winter snowfall. As we shake sand out of our pockets and get oiled up in itsy-bitsy ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 25, 2014

    Where Did the Celebrity Chefs Eat in Miami During SOBEWFF?

    Each year, hundreds of celebrity chefs descend upon our fair city to work and play at the South Beach Wine and Food Festival. And, while their dance cards may seem full with all the fabulous parties and events they host and attend while "on duty", there always seems to be just enough free time to g ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2013

    Labor Day 2013: Miami's Six Best Pool Parties

    It's Labor Day weekend! That means an extra day off for (most of) us to lounge by the pool, catch rays, and bask in the fruit of our labor by drinking and partying til we can't any more. The holiday also marks the official end of summer, so it merits to be celebrated by floating around in a pool ... 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 >>

  • Blogs

    April 18, 2013

    Miami's Ten Best Bartenders

    Anyone can get behind a bar and mix a drink. For that matter, anyone can walk into a kitchen and prepare a meal. After all, we've all cooked for ourselves at home, haven't we?But, bartenders, like chefs, have many different levels of expertise. While the person who pops your Budweiser can at a beach ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2013

    Chef Nilton Castillo Takes Over Kitchen at the Dome

    On a busy restaurant street, the Dome Restaurant & Caviar Bar hides between monsters Hillstone and Graziano's. The quaint eatery seats no more than 40, but that's enough for an executive chef who's been around the kitchen block. Good news, then, that a new executive chef has been appointed ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2013

    Hyde Beach: Mobile Kitchen Art Installation Serves Food by Jose Andres

    Hyde Beach, located in the rear of the ritzy SLS Hotel behind The Bazaar and Katsuya on South Beach, isn't your regular food spot. In fact, it's not really a food spot, at least not to those who come to jam out to the tunes of local talent like Pirate Stereo and Jose de las Casas on Sundays.Hyde Bea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 9, 2012

    SLS Hotel South Beach Opening Party: Mojito Push Pops, Iberico Ham, and Gin and Tonic Oysters

    We saw some amazing things at last night's grand opening party at SLS Hotel South Beach. The hotel, which opened this past June, threw a bash hosted by its artistic dream team. Philippe Starck (who designed the rooms and common areas), Lenny Kravitz (rock star turned designer), and Jose Andres (exec ... More >>

  • Dining

    September 20, 2012
  • Blogs

    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 31, 2012

    Labor Day Events in Miami: Stomp Fruit, Get a Tan, Go to the Mattresses

    This weekend marks the official unofficial end of summer. In most parts of the country, that means one last beach weekend before the bikini goes into mothballs. Here in Miami, though we've got plenty more sunny days in store for us this year, it's still a three-day weekend. And excuse to party. We'v ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2012

    Toast Ernest Hemingway's Birthday With These Cocktails

    See Best of Miami: Best MojitoErnest Hemingway -- author, journalist, hunter, sportsman, and booze hound -- will celebrate his 113th birthday Saturday, July 21. That day, thousands of fans and lookalikes (including Paula Deen's husband, Michael Groover) will converge on the streets of Key West, Hemi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 29, 2012

    Miami Restaurant Openings & Closings, June 2012

    Miami Restaurant Openings & Closings May, 2012And so it came to pass that in the month of June, in the year of 2012, The Bazaar by José Andrés finally opened in the SLS Hotel South Beach. And with it, the also-heralded (if less so) Katsuya by Starck.After numerous permit delays, Macchialina Ta ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 30, 2012

    The Bazaar and Katsuya at SLS Hotel Announce OpenTable Sweepstakes

    Residents and casual passersby have seen the signs touting the opening of the restaurants and hotel for literally years, but The Bazaar by Jose Andres and Katsuya, will finally open on June 14 at the SLS Hotel South Beach. The hotel itself is currently in the midst of a soft opening, with reservatio ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2012

    SLS Hotel, The Bazaar, Katsuya Announce June Opening

    The signs outside the 12-story property at 17th Street and Collins Avenue have been announcing the arrival of SLS Hotel to South Beach for years (literally). From either Collins or the beach, we've been teased with the promise of dining at Katsuya or The Bazaar or sunning at a rooftop pool. It looks ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 18, 2012

    Miami Heat to Open Hyde Nightclub in American Airlines Arena

    The Dolphins have an outpost of LIV at Sunlife Stadium. The Marlins have a mini-Clevelander at their new park. Now, the Heat wants to get in on the in-stadium nightclub craze and is planning to open a new nightclub inside American Airlines Arena in time for next season.Unlike the other teams, howeve ... More >>

  • Dining

    December 29, 2011