Archive for 'Dining'

Critic’s picks: 10 Best New Restaurants of 2014

Critic’s picks: 10 Best New Restaurants of 2014

  From luau-style pig feasts (and gluttonous goats), to farmers watching out for your waistline to personal chefs crafting dishes just for you, the best new restaurants of the past 12 months have embraced eclectic ways [...]

Eat of the moment: Summer dining deals

Eat of the moment: Summer dining deals

By Rebecca Cahilly Our Fine Dining writer serves up some savory dining deals, fun events and happy-hour specials to relieve any lazy, hazy summer’s day. 15th Street Fisheries & Dockside Cafe  The Details Waterfront, casual or [...]

Dining Around the World, in Hollywood, Fla.

Dining Around the World, in Hollywood, Fla.

By Rebecca Cahilly Hollywood, Florida began as a dream — that of Joseph Young in the early 1920s. For his “Dream City in Florida,” Young envisioned a place “for everyone, from the opulent at the top [...]

The Early Bird dinner setting into the sunset

The Early Bird dinner setting into the sunset

By Rebecca Cahilly Dining early has its perks, particularly when it comes to waistline and wallet. While “Early Bird” dining specials have been replaced at many restaurants by Happy Hours offering small bites, a few establishments [...]

Secret recipes from seafood restaurants

Secret recipes from seafood restaurants

When you’re as near the sea as we are, you’re bound to find a favorite seafood spot. You may return for the setting, the service, or perhaps the amazing sauce you can’t quite replicate at home. [...]

Restaurants where wine lists pair with menu

Restaurants where wine lists pair with menu

They say life is too short to drink bad wine, so here’s a time-saving guide to establishments where the superb food is accompanied by a sublime wine list. By Rebecca Cahilly Red, The Steakhouse High-end steakhouses [...]

Critic’s choice: Tastemakers to watch in 2014

Critic’s choice: Tastemakers to watch in 2014

To the delight of  South Florida foodies, new chefs have arrived on the local scene, bringing unique expertise and culinary tastes worth an advance reservation. Here is our selection of TASTEMAKERS  TO WATCH 2014 By Rebecca [...]

Dining out with family for the holidays

Dining out with family for the holidays

Forget the folding chairs this year and gather family and friends to celebrate the holidays in style at one of these flavorful local venues. Each one offers a private dining space to make your holiday gathering all [...]

Critic pick: Where to dine before, after shows

Critic pick: Where to dine before, after shows

Looking for a spot to grab a bite pre or post show? Here are suggestions near South Florida’s most popular entertainment venues — some that provide the entertainment themselves. By John Tanasychuk & Rebecca Cahilly   [...]

A true taste of Italy, without the airfare

A true taste of Italy, without the airfare

By Rebecca Cahilly For me, narrowing a list of places for authentic Italian food in South Florida is almost impossible. My Italian/American husband and I are always looking for a canoli that could pass for Nonna’s, [...]