Picture of the Day: Dinning on Giralda Avenue

Last Saturday the City of Coral Gables closed one block of Giralda Avenue to motor vehicles. Restaurants set up tables on the street and diners enjoyed live music. What a brilliant idea. Perhaps the City Beautiful should consider a permanent street closure? Needless to say it was a complete success.  The street closure coincided with… Read more…

Blue Collar-A Foodie Style Diner, at Reasonable Prices

The Good: The Vaca Frita Topped Tostones appetizer was very well seasoned. The grilled Mahi-Mahi was good, the sides-sautéed Asian Style Broccoli and Bacony Potato Salad were both excellent. The baby back ribs were decent and the sautéed mushrooms were awesome. A nice varied beer selection.  The Butterscotch Heath Bar Pudding is worth waiting for… Read more…

Route 9-On the Right Road

The Good: The service was amazing.  Owner Jeremy Goldberg personally took our order.  Carefully selected wine list with prices at all levels. The ambiance was casual, but elegant. For appetizers we had the Burrata with Fig Preserve Crouton, Arugula and Olive oil as well as the Duck Confit and Manchego “Turnover” with Blueberry Chutney 13-both… Read more…