• Blogs

    August 26, 2013

    Spris Announces September Opening of Location in Downtown Miami

    The popular Lincoln Road eatery Spris is heading to downtown Miami. The pizzeria's location is set to open the first week of September and can accommodate 40 in its indoor and outdoor dining areas. The restaurant has long been a favorite of South Beach residents and has been named Best Pizza by Mia ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 26, 2013

    Best Italian Cheeses at SoBeWFF

    Italian cuisine represents the ultimate comfort. You'd have to be crazy to say a heaping bowl of pasta doesn't soothe your soul. While Italians are known for living in the moment, when it comes to food they can be rather serious. The perfect example: their cheese. As part of the Bank of America Life ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 24, 2012

    SoBeWFF Grand Tasting Village: Where To Find The Good Booze

    Food Network South Beach Wine & Food Festival/Facebook​The "Winebow Wine Pavilion" requires a powerful lesson in self-directed navigation (okay, the whole "village" is sort of a booze and food maze of confusion, see more for help on that here), but you don't want to miss out on international a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2012

    Real Housewives' Ramona Singer in Miami For Pinot Grigio Signing

    ​Bravo show Real Housewives of New York features a cast of loud, brash women lunching, arguing, and drinking heavily. We love every second of their antics, especially Ramona Singer, the eye-popping, hyper blonde who acts as if she's had one too many Red Bulls at all times.Singer is best known for ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2011

    Miami's Best Pizza: Joey's, Fratelli la Bufala, and Rack's

    Lee KleinRack's puffy crust makes the grade.​I am not one of those New Yorkers who go on and on about how you can't find a decent slice of pizza in this town, and how the pies they serve here would be banned from the borough of Brooklyn, and how they are so very very disgraceful that they might ev ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 16, 2011

    Beyond Best of Miami 2011: Top Five Inexpensive Italian Restaurants

    Lesley ElliottThe rigatoni with radicchio in a "4-formaggi" sauce at Joey's in Wynwood.​Last week, we told you what Italian spots are worth the splurge, but today's round up is the list we really love -- outstanding cuisine at a more reasonable price. Our winner for the absolute Best Inexpensive ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 20, 2011

    Blue Piano: Anthony Bourdain Would Love This Place

    John Zur Exterior of The Blue Piano.​There isn't a shred of pretentiousness in the air at the The Blue Piano, in Buena Vista, just north of the Design District. If you're into hype and scene, this place isn't for you. But if you enjoy wines, manageable portions of crafted dishes with comfor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2011

    Thursday is Vino Italiano Day

    ​Today, Miami plays host to some of Italy's finest treasures -- wine treasures that is. JW Marriott Marquis serves as the stage for Simply Italian and the Italian Wine Masters Series.. One of the largest wine expositions in South Florida, Simply Italian will feature products from re ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 31, 2010

    Sparkling Wine on a Budget

    A.G. Ferrari Foods​New Year's Eve is T-Minus a few hours away. Whether the party is at your buddy's crib or at a club on the beach, one thing is for sure -- Champagne! Popping bottles is a celebratory ritual practiced all over the world on December 31. But what do you do when you can't ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2010

    Tiramesu, Sardinia Chefs Face Off in Italian Cooking Show

    ​Chefs Luca Taretto of Tiramesu and Pietro Vardeu of Sardinia will face off on May 20 in an Italian cooking battle at the MiaCucina showroom in Coral Gables. The battle is the first of the Italian Cooking Show IV, a series of five monthly cook-offs organized by the Italy-America Chamber of Commerc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 8, 2010

    Restaurant Roll Call 2009: Opened, Closed, and the Future

    via wikimedia​OMG 2009 is sooo eight days ago.Here's our Miami New Times Restaurant Roll Call for last year.We've rounded up the openers, shut down the closers, and written our predictions for the new year into existence.Note to foodies: If Wikipedia can do it, so can we. Please comment us with an ... More >>

  • Dining

    January 29, 2009

    Joey's Restaurant Is a Wynwood Winner

    It's a sign of the neighborhood that will be.

  • Blogs

    November 28, 2008

    Restaurant Preview 2

    Michelle Bernstein's Sra. Martinez will be debuting this Monday in the  Design District. On Tuesday the Wynwood hood, which has been quiet as an empty canvas concerning food, will finally have a restaurant: Joey's, a contemporary Italian café at 2506 N.W. 2nd Avenue. Developer Joey Goldman and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 8, 2008

    Tuscan July

    Miami Spice has proven such a successful promotion tool that each year we see more and more restaurants stretch it out by creating their own similarly priced specials for the month of July. Like Miami Spice, the deal’s worthiness is wholly dependent upon what kind of menu is being offered -- and l ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 13, 2007

    A Cure for the Mondays

    Wine and pizza make the day slide by

  • Dining

    April 20, 2006

    After All These Years

    Spiga’s blueprint for authenticity is still fresh and homemade

  • Dining

    May 2, 2002

    Simply Fabio

    Fabio Rolandi returns with more creative Italian in the Gables

  • Dining

    May 10, 2001