Townhouse Hotel

  • Blogs

    July 5, 2013

    Best Eats and Drinks This Weekend: From Clam Bake to Beer Benefit to Pop-up

    In a world where plastic surgery is as easy as running to your nearest Whole Foods and picking up a quart of milk, we have just one thing to say: America, girl! You are looking good for your 237 years. And with virtually little work done! Really, she doesn't look a day over 200. So while the nati ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 3, 2013

    Mister Wolfe: Pop-Up Bar Opens at Townhouse Hotel

    There's a new big, bad lounge popping-up with the addition of Mister Wolfe to the South Beach scene. The lounge, housed in the former Bond Street space at the Townhouse Hotel, fuses bar, lounge, and small plates restaurant together in a sleek, sexy environment filled with multiple spaces to cuddle ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 31, 2013

    May 2013 Restaurant Openings and Closings

    From high-end European luxury to favorite small places to a wild beach bar owned by a reality TV star, May's openings had something for everyone.

  • Blogs

    May 29, 2013

    Bond St. Lounge at Townhouse Hotel is Closing

    Bond St. Lounge, the sexy sushi spot at the Townhouse Hotel in South Beach is closing on June 2. According to, the intimate lounge, which opened over a decade ago, will shutter on Sunday, making way for an upscale European pub. Even though a call to the Townhouse Hotel confirmed that Bond ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 6, 2012

    Ten Restaurant and Gallery Pairings for Art Week

    Art Week means countless guides, lists and must-sees for the weekend. The sheer amount of events and galleries can leave you overwhelmed and if you're not careful, on the couch confused and defeated. To help foodies make some decisions this weekend, we came up with yet another list that pairs what ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2012

    Eros: Straight Community Invited to Shake Up Those Balls Playing Bingo on Biscayne

    Bingo lovers will be happy to know that there's a new place in Northeast Miami where you can shake up those bingo balls. Eros, a gay lounge, has been open for about a year at 8201 Biscayne Boulevard and is, as of last week bringing in bingo nights.They are planning plenty of future surprises includi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 18, 2012

    Miami's Ten Best Sushi Bars: Hunting for Fresh Fish

    ​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. Sushi seems so easy -- raw fish, rice, wasabi. So it would seem that really good sushi bars should be on every corner, sorta like Starbucks. OK, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 1, 2010

    Gigi: Noodles, BBQ and Much More in Midtown

    Paula NiñoHalf of my Gigi BLT​Gigi opened in Midtown last Friday and Short Order finally made its way there to give it a try. Described as serving "cutting-edge, high-performance, communal comfort food," we weren't sure what to expect, but we enjoyed every bit of our visit.Gigi is the work of Ami ... More >>

  • News

    August 26, 2010
  • Blogs

    August 2, 2010

    Cocowok Comes To Cocowalk, Soyka Shakes Things Up, And Bond St. Hits The Roof

    *Cocowok, an "upscale fresh Asian takeout/delivery café," is due to open sometime next month in  Cocowalk. Rice, noodle, and vegetable dishes will fill the menu, with accompanying proteins cooked to order. Appetizers, soups, and salads round out the bill of fare. We can now make it official: F ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 13, 2010

    Miami Hotels Trick Guests with Deceitful Promo Photos

    This promo photo is deceitful above all things ​Never believe a photo if someone's trying to sell you something. Fashion models are airbrushed. Fast food restaurants actually have "food stylists." And unsurprisingly, the photos you see in a hotels' brochures or websites aren't always true-to-life. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2010

    Jeff McInnis Leaving Ritz-Carlton South Beach for New Midtown Restaurant Gigi

    Chef Jeff picks up another gig​Just a few months short of his sixth year anniversary with the DiLido Beach Club at The Ritz-Carlton South Beach, Chef de Cuisine Jeff McInnis announced yesterday via e-mail that he is ditching that gig and collaborating on a new resto in Wynwood called Gigi.McInnis ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2009

    What's the Mystery Behind Bardot in Wynwood?

    ​If you haven't already heard -- you probably haven't -- there is a new lounge/bar/we-aren't-entirely-too-sure opening up in Wynwood. We first heard about Bardot thanks to daily email site UrbanDaddy, but that still raised more questions than answers.This is what we do known: Amir Ben-Zion -- the ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 25, 2006
  • News

    December 1, 2005

    Unofficially Worthy

    Basel is the original fair, but that means NADA to this crowd

  • News

    April 28, 2005

    Here Comes the Neighborhood, Part 2

    Collins Park may be the last undeveloped area in South Beach, but not for long

  • Culture

    December 2, 2004
  • Culture

    December 2, 2004
  • Culture

    December 2, 2004


    ArtBasel: Where Did It Come From? What Does It Want?

  • Dining

    April 1, 2004

    Greetings from Hong Kong

    Miss Yip welcomes with delectable dim sum

  • Culture

    December 4, 2003

    Art During Basel

    Your unofficial guide to all that's hanging