In September's Openings & Closings report, we cited a handful of openings (including Harry's Pizzeria and Phuc Yea!) and just a few closings. In the October edition, there were some dozen openings (like Yardbird and the two Pubbelly spin-offs) and again just three shutterings. November's numbers look a lot like those of September, with fewer than half the debuts seen last month, and the closings remaining but a few. Only real exciting November premiere was The Dutch. December, on the other hand, is shaping up to be a blockbuster (see "On Deck" for what's coming up).
Our November list of restaurant openings, closings (with anything we may have missed in October added in), and on-deckings:
HalfMoon Empanadas, South Beach (downtown location still open)
Miami Prime Grill
Phuc Yea! -- Last day of service is December 8.
Salumeria 104, 3451 NE 2nd Ave., Midtown Miami, slated to open December 12
Philippe by Philippe Chow, 36-40 Ocean Drive, South Beach (taking reservations beginning Nov. 30th)
Crave Restaurant, Village of Merrick Park, slated to open December 9
Pearl Restaurant & Champagne Lounge, South Beach, slated for December 10
Bloom, Wynwood, slated to open around March
Serendipity 3, Lincoln Rd., South Beach
Lucy's Cantina Royale and Bar Tanaka in the Shelborne South Beach
Blue Collar, in the former American Noodle Bar location
Abe & Arthur's at the Royal Palm Hotel
Lolita Cocina & Tequila Bar in the former Nemo Space
Villa Mayfair at Mayfair at the Grove
Sakaya Kitchen Downtown, 125 SE 3rd Ave., Miami
Bianca in Delano Hotel, South Beach
Milos Esitiatorio in Au Pied de Cochon space, South Beach
Doraku, Mary Brickell Village
Shake Shack, Coral Gables
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