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...

Café Catula Restaurant & Art Gallery by Ray Raposo

Cafe Catula is an elegant and contemporary restaurant that offers delicious gourmet food while exhibiting an extensive art collection of bronze sculptures and contemporary paintings that are available for purchase. But mainly in the restaurant & gallery you can enjoy lunch or dinner in an elegant and cozy atmosphere.   Café Catula also features a complete bar area and lively music...

Edge Steak & Bar by Ray Raposo

If you want to experience a true downtown Miami dining treat, visit Edge, Steak & Bar in Brickell. Located inside The Four Season's Hotel, on the 7th floor, this contemporary American cuisine restaurant offers two private dining rooms in addition to the large dining area, a bar, and an pleasant outdoor terrace. Our party of eight long time friends...

Around Town Bites… A Sampling of Restaurants to Visit, by Ray Raposo

In this section "Around Town Bites" in SW the Magazine we feature terrific restaurants to visit around town along with our experience and their reviews. We also feature photos of us during our visit, plus dishes they serve, and other pertinent information. Sometimes it's just two of us, but most of the time it's four or more friends enjoying these...