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  • Blogs

    April 7, 2014

    Brunch at 660 at the Angler's Gets Revamped: Chocolate-Covered Bacon and Nutella French Toast

    Brunch is to Sunday what booze is to happy hour. No Sunday is complete without it, especially when the brunch is overflowing with booze. At 660 at the Angler's, the intimate restaurant is more like an oasis. The Angler's recently joined the Kimpton Hotels family, so the company has revamped the co ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2014

    Phantom Pisser Terrorizes University of Florida Students

    What ever happened to those decals of Calvin pissing on things? Back in the 90s, if your F-150 wasn't emblazoned with cartoon character mischievously urinating on [another truck company's name/a pictorial version of an abstract concept/your least-favorite sports team's logo] you didn't believe in an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 5, 2014

    Chipotle to Launch Web Series Attacking Big Agriculture

    The relationship between fast food and ethical eating is more estranged than lovey-dovey. That's no surprise, because it's next to impossible to churn out $2 burgers without some serious issues on the supply side. Chipotle, however, isn't your average nugget-peddling purveyor. The burrito chain has ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 13, 2014

    Taco Bell Now Sells Jewelry

    More and more people are willing to brand themselves with their favorite product's logo -- and pay for it. Iconic logos like Coca-Cola and Budweiser are available in wearables such as T-shirts, hats, and board shorts, which people happily purchase to showcase their favorite food or drink. Now that ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2014

    PlantEaters App Helps You Find Veg-Friendly Restaurants in Miami

    It's no secret that veg-friendly restaurants are few and far between in Miami. The Magic City is more about pork than produce. But with the (free!)PlantEaters app, vegans and vegetarians can find meat-free options at restaurants of all kinds, from juice bars to steak houses. This makes eating out ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 25, 2013

    New Party Rules for Millennials

    Millennials, you still do all the drugs and have all the sex, but I have to break it to you -- #realtalk -- you do not know how to party. And it's bringing me down. Heading over to what's supposed to be the "jam," hosted by 24-year-old "scenesters," I always hope that there won't be finger foods b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 4, 2013

    Totally Hip and With It Dolphins Have Teenybopper Austin Mahone Perform First Halftime Show

    There's a line in Deadspin's "Why Your Team Sucks" pre-season write up of the Miami Dolphins that theorizes that Stephen Ross will extract his revenge on the public for not supporting his stadium renovation plans "by slashing expenditures, threatening to move, and hiring Pitbull to perform at EVERY ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 28, 2012

    Miami's Best Eats and Drinks This Weekend

    For the past few weeks, Short Order has been wrapping up all things food-related in one giant, virtual doggie bag labeled 2012. From Pete Wells' epic skewering of Guy Fieri to the played-out pork belly - it's been a wild ride on the foodie roller coaster this year. And now that you're facing your l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 26, 2012

    Ten Flavored Vodkas We'd Like to See in Stores

    Arguably, 2012 was the year that flavored vodka jumped the shark. Once limited to simple, (semi) natural flavors like cherry, vanilla and citrus, this year the industry made inroads into liquid flavors we never thought possible. From salted caramel and chocolate covered cherry to Fruit Loops and PB& ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 18, 2012

    Burger King Drive-Thru Stinks, Says Study. Locals Disagree.

    According to a new study, Miami-based Burger King, has the worst drive-thru when it comes to service, speed, and accuracy.The study, conducted by QSR Magazine, is conducted annually and rates the drive-thrus of Chick-fil-A, Krystal, McDonald's, Taco Bell, Wendy's, and Burger King. Categories such as ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 12, 2012

    Best Fast Food That Miami Is Missing

    Here at Short Order we consider ourselves connoisseurs of the best gourmet grub Miami has to offer, but there's always room for a little quick and easy (and often greasy) indulgence every now and then.When those fast-food cravings come calling, Miamians have more than their fair share of McDonald's, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2012

    Miami Chef Lorena Garcia Created Taco Bell's New "Cantina" Menu

    On July 5, the Taco Bell menu will transform into a new "upscale" Cantina Bell menu that some are saying rivals Chipotle.The new high-quality and value-driven menu comes from the mind of Miami chef Lorena Garcia. It will feature items like a Cantina Burrito, a Cantina Burrito Bowl and tacos mad ... More >>

  • News

    June 7, 2012

    Why Do You Love Mexican Food, Hate Mexicans?

    One of the greatest stories I ever worked on involved neo-Nazis and burritos.

  • Blogs

    March 30, 2012

    Miami's Ten Best Late-Night 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.​There's no doubt Miami is a late night town. With a large European and Latin American influence, we rarely think of dinner before 9 p.m. -- lon ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 26, 2012

    Pink Slime No More: Three Factories Suspend Production

    ​Pink slime, that ammonia-treated concoction used in ground beef that has offended the sensibilities of so many people, might finally disappear.The Associated Press reports that three of four factories belonging to Beef Products Inc., which produces much of the popular but hazardous slime, ha ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2012

    Strip Joints and Taco Bell: Five Worst Places to Take a Date on Valentine's Day

    ​We at Short Order take great pleasure in offering you the top options for Valentine's Day and the most affordable ones, too. But what we really get a kick out of is giving you the worst options - because those are often the most insane, hilarious, and outright brilliant.We don't discourage doing ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 10, 2011

    Drunk Florida Man Tries to Use Taco as ID After His Car Catches Fire at Taco Bell

    ​Tacos are not recognized as legal forms of identification in the state of Florida [insert bad joke about immigration laws here]. Matthew Falkner found out the hard way after he passed out drunk in the drive-thru of a Jensen Beach Taco Bell and his car caught fire [insert bad joke about Taco Bell' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2011

    Das Racist Reschedule Langerado Date at Grand Central October 9

    Photo by Simon Wald-LasowskiDas Racist​With Langerado acts like Arctic Monkeys and Ghostland Observatory rebooked at Broward venues, we suspected it was only a matter of time before Miami got some of the other defaulted acts. First one announced: Das Racist at Grand Central, which was confirmed ye ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2011

    Swag Out With O'Grime and Metro Zu at the Crossfade Music Series August 25

    O'Grime's L. Rey says, "Swag!"​Way back in June, we dropped the inaugural edition of the Crossfade music series at The Stage. It was a drunk punk rager starring Furious Dudes, Bulletproof Tiger, and Secret Arms. By the end of July, a full moon had risen. And so we wandered off into the woods, suc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 8, 2011

    O'Grime's "#Planking On Yo Bitch" Video In Honor of National Plank Day

    Plank! Plank! Plank!​According to the ultimate authority on everything that matters (AKA Facebook), the entire United States of America (or 2,266 FB members) spent last Thursday celebrating National Plank Day. Organizer Dylan Pruitt encouraged "all you cool Planksters out there" to "planksafe," ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2011

    Listen Up Gov. Rick Scott: On Food Stamps? No Fast Food For You!

    ​I don't think everyone on public assistance is a lazy bum, but I'm happy about the welfare drug-testing bill (the only move Rick Scott has made that I approve of). More importantly, I don't think food stamps should be used to buy fast food. So far, California, Michigan, and Arizona allow the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2011

    Strippers Ass-Smash Nachos Supreme in O'Grime's Awesome "Taco Bell Swag" Video

    Stuffing tacos in g-strings with O'Grime!​Miami loves the ladies who take off their clothes for cash. And we also dig cheap shitty tacos at 4 a.m. after we've left the titty bar. But for the longest time, we were wondering: Why don't we have a dirty fucking rap anthem for our sloppy Wednesday-nig ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2011

    Big Mac Vs. Whopper: Which Bun Contains More Crap?

    ​It just isn't fair that Taco Bell is getting all the free press these days concerning integrity of ingredients -- or lack thereof. Granted, nobody is accusing McDonald's or Burger King of faking beef content, but what about the other stuff that goes between the buns? The sauce lathered upon B ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 11, 2011

    Japanese McDonald's Introduces "Miami Burger" Which is Actually a Taco Burger

    McDonald's "Miami Burger."​You're driving home from South Beach over the Julia Tuttle Causeway after a long night out, and once you get to Biscayne, you're struck with a dreaded choice: Do you want to make a late-night meal of McDonald's burger or Taco Bell's tacos?It is a decision that racks us a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2010

    Top Ten Christmas Gifts for the Broke-Ass Musician

    Photo by Lorri AuerGift No. 1: Your broke-ass musician needs new socks in a serious way.Are you a broke-ass? Well,​ Rock Kulture-Miami is throwing a very special party tonight at Vinyl & Kai just for people like you. It's called I'm Broke and It's Almost Xmas Rock-N-Art Show.The ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 20, 2010

    Mex Texts: Beer at Salsa Fiesta, Tequila (and Michelle) at Clarke's, Taco Bell in San Bernadino, and El Scorpion in Tuscany

    Photo by Lee Klein​SoFi AgaveThe transformation is complete: Starting today, the old Tuscan Steak space is El Scorpion Mexican Kitchen Tequila Bar. Ownership includes group that runs Maxim Prime Steakhouse in Atlanta,  Jeffrey Chodorow, and son Zach Chodorow -- said to have a heavy influenc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 30, 2009

    FFF: Fast Food, Tuna, and Turkey Bologna

    ​I was just walking down the street, and I saw this restaurant called McDonald's Express. Let's see if we can try to wrap our brains around this concept -- this is a McDonald's, only faster. So, obviously, the McDonald's corporation thinks there are people out there saying to themselves, 'God, I'd ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 8, 2009

    Labor Day in Immokalee, Migrant Farmers Wait For The Work Bus

    Jacob KatelWaiting for the work bus outside La Fiesta #3 in Immokalee, Florida.​ Whether you're in school, work, or prison, if you bite into a tomato in America it may very well come from the fields of Immokalee, Florida. That's because major corporations like Aramark and Sodexo are huge buyers o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 24, 2009

    Date Plate at the River Oyster Bar

      Whether taken or single, the dinner date can be a perilous affair if not done right. Go to Hooters, and you'll be distracted/upstaged by the lovely boobies on display, the crew at Johnny Rockets will disrupt your dinner with some "Bob-bob-bob-bob-bobburran" bullshit, and Taco Bell - well let ... More >>

  • News

    May 14, 2009

    Doors and Legs Open

    How to handle an "open" relationship.

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2009


    Celebrations begin at 5:30 p.m. April 16 for the grand opening of Lime Fresh Mexican Grill's Midtown Miami location (3201 N. Miami Ave.). Free beer samples from Dos XX will be on tap. There will be complimentary hors d'oeuvres, cocktails and, tacos, and a mariachi band promises to be on hand to anno ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 6, 2009

    Slave Grown Tomatoes - Happy New Year From Immokalee

    If you buy your tomatoes at a major supermarket or eat at McDonalds, Burger King, Taco Bell or Subway, then you may well be biting into the blood-and-sweat product of forced- labor-induced plantation agriculture, a.k.a. slavery, from the fields of Immokalee, where crack-cocaine meets whips and chain ... More >>

  • News

    December 11, 2008

    Toga Party

    The White Party bash at Vizcaya might have been the year's wildest celebration. But the talk was deadly serious.

  • Blogs

    October 24, 2008

    Booze Hound - BYOBooze

    I know it’s been awhile since you BYOBed -– like in high school, back when you used to sneak-sip Special Brews on some public beach on Key Biscayne while discussing the ever-important topic of whether to get a belly-ring, a fairy tattooed on your lower back, or just blow all of your hard-earned ... More >>

  • Music

    March 15, 2007

    Lily Allen

    Alright, Still (Capitol)

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    September 28, 2006
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    May 12, 2005



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    May 12, 2005


    Roberto's Taco Shop

  • Music

    April 7, 2005

    New Pollution

    Beck's new Guero is okay, but it ain't no Odelay

  • Dining

    June 19, 2003

    Patty Mouth

    Jamaican patty chain hits Biscayne

  • Finest Foods

    May 15, 2003


    Robertos Taco Shop

  • Dining

    May 23, 2002

    Fish Tacos, Si!

    Finally the Baja's delicious specialty has migrated to the Florida straits

  • Dining

    January 3, 2002

    A Glass-Half-Full Kind of Girl

    This year restaurants will be taking their cues from high-gross films

  • Music

    May 17, 2001
  • Finest Foods

    May 11, 2000

    Best Fajita

    La Gloria Taqueria Mexicana

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    March 11, 1999
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    October 1, 1998

    Night & Day

    October 1 - 7, 1998

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    September 3, 1998
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    October 5, 1995

    Among the Young

    Shave your head, ditch your classes, chug your beer, duck your parents, thrash your music, and don't let anyone mess with your teenage life

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    September 14, 1994
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