If at first you don't succeed, try again. Cantina Beach at the Ritz-Carlton in Key Biscayne reopened its freshly refurbished doors on November 15 after a kitchen fire caused its closure over the summer.
"The new Cantina Beach offers innovative menu additions with daily special's I have created based on culinary regions of Mexico, sophisticated yet, casually chic decor under a cavernous thatched roof, all with the Atlantic Ocean as the perfect backdrop," says Chef de Cuisine Andres Parlange
The menu includes everything you need to pair with your Patron including queso fundido with melted Chihuahua cheese splashed with spiced chorizo and served with mini corn tortillas ($12) and the pork rib carnitas with cactus salad and salsa verde ($18) And, don't forget the guacamole.
We can thank the Miccosukee Tribe of Indians for the atmosphere of tiki torches, fire pit and espresso furnishings, while the oceanfront is just the salty icing on the cake.
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Looking for the largest 100 percent agave tequila collection here in Miami? Look no further. There are more than 85 premium tequilas carried at Cantina Beach and while wine tasting is always good, learning how to pair your tequila with your food is even better. Every day at 6 p.m. guests are able to learn interesting facts about the Mexican liquor including taste testing free of charge.
Looking to impress and possibly intoxicate your date not only with your charm but with a good shot of tequila? Here you have it. You can thank us for it later.
Cantina Beach is open Friday and Saturday 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Sunday through
Thursday 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Valet parking is $10 with validation. For more information, call 305-365-4286.