Santiago Rodriguez

  • Dining

    October 10, 2013
  • Blogs

    October 8, 2013

    Box Park: Matt Hinckley Is a Rising Star Chef

    You won't taste the gator. It's cooked in a thick, fiery gumbo with okra, shrimp, and boar, so you're fooled by its familiar aroma, which is blended with sassafras and smoke. The greenish liquid, fortified with spices and herbs, veils the exotic flavors of reptile and wild boar. Sure, you can ignor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 26, 2013

    Boxpark Opens: Citrus-Cured Triggerfish and Brickell Pickles

    Boxpark, the second of the trilogy of British-Inspired establishments by Nobu alum Santiago Rodriguez, opened this past Tuesday, July 23, in Brickell. The third piece to the puzzle, Harvey Wolf, will begin operating in the fall. Though Boxpark is a "sister" to The Hoxton, the decor and menu couldn' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2013

    The Hoxton's Grand Opening Party: Booze, Cat Shell, and a Visit from the Mayor

    The Hoxton has been the biggest buzz to hit Brickell since last year's St. Patty's Day block party, ironically enough on the same day and spot where the Lucky Clover celebrated its grand opening. See also: -The Hoxton: Replicating New England in Miami -Three New British-Inspired Spots to Open in Br ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 6, 2012

    The Hoxton: Replicating New England in Miami

    In a matter of days The Hoxton emerged in the space formerly occupied by the now-closed Irish pub, Lucky Clover. It is a stripped down version of the former bar with a stark interior and a New England-inspired menu. All of the wood paneling and Irish flare was quickly pulled off the restaurant's fa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 12, 2012

    Three New British-Inspired Spots to Open in Brickell

    While Mare Nostrum and the Lucky Clover might have recently left Brickell, you can't keep good real estate down for long. Not one, not two - but a trio of European-inspired hotspots are moving on in.Read also:- Mare Nostrum in Brickell Has Closed Nobu veteran Santiago Rodriguez is opening The Hoxto ... More >>