Fontainebleau Hilton’s Michael Mina’s Stripsteak. by Ray Raposo

While spending a weekend at Miami Beach’s most iconic hotel, the Fontainebleau Hilton, we had the pleasure of trying several of the eating establishments in the large complex. The property is almost a town all on its own. You certainly have a variety of 11 dining and drinking spots to keep your stomach and mouth satisfied. The hotel's several...

The Crépe Connection Café, Paris in West Kendall by Ray Raposo

The Crépe Connection Café is a delicious little piece of Paris, France on the Tamiami Trail in West Kendall. Once you walk inside, the warm decor filled with items and photos of iconic Parisian scenes and the wonderful aroma will magically transport you to Paris. There’s an eclectic mix of tables and decorations which add not just charm, but...

Pisco y Nazca – Ceviche Gastrobar by Ray Raposo

Pisco y Nazca - Ceviche Gastrobar features a modern twist to typical Peruvian cuisine. The unusual name, which has been quite hard for me to learn, comes from Peru… Pisco is a Peruvian city known for a grape brandy of the same name. Nazca is a town on Peru’s southern coast which also features Pisco brandy. Four of us visited...

Seasons 52 Fresh-Grill by Ray Raposo

We love Miami Spice and visit numerous restaurants around town during the August to September promotion every year. Four of us visited Seasons 52 Fresh-Grill on Miracle Mile in Coral Gables on a Saturday night to try out their version of Miami’s cuisine showcase. Seasons 52, if you aren’t familiar with it, features a reasonably priced Menu change four times a year to reflect the “Season” of year we're are...

Miami Spice at Ruth’s Chris Steak House by Ray Raposo

A group of good friends love Miami Spice and visit numerous restaurants during the August to September promotion every year. We ventured to Ruth's Chris Steak House in Coral Gables on a Friday night to try out their version of Miami's cuisine showcase. The steak house's Spice Three Course Dinner Menu runs $39.00 pp, which is an incredible deal for such...