Coral Gables

Doc B’s Fresh Kitchen comes to Miracle Mile in Coral Gables

There are plenty of places to go for Happy Hour in the Gables and now there’s another one, Doc B’s Fresh Kitchen. Oh and it’s great for lunch or dinner too.

Their happy hour menu though is something you’re gonna want to check out. It has a substantial 14-item menu and a variety of very reasonably priced beers and cocktails. They’ve got a… Continue reading

Free and cheap things to do this weekend

The Miami River continues to be a working waterway has also become a spot to party and dine. Celebrate it this weekend at the annual Miami River Day festival plus, there’s plenty going on at Bayfront Park, in Coral Gables and as always, on Miami Beach.

Yoga at Bayfront Park (Facebook)

Bayfront Park/Museum Park

When’s the last time you went to a yoga… Continue reading

Cork & Fork put a cork in it and stuck a fork in it

It was a great way to end Carnaval Miami 2018 on a glorious “Chamber of Commerce” day in Miami. The Cork & Fork Festival during Carnaval on the Mile was a two-day food extravaganza at the end of Miracle Mile and closest to LeJeune Road.

The VIP tent set up was ideal for milling around and tasting bites then sipping wine. There were… Continue reading

Free & Cheap stuff to do this weekend

Maybe you broke the bank on Valentine’s Day and you need to watch your pennies this weekend. Or maybe you just live in Miami and your living expenses keep gobbling up your paycheck. Well I’m here to help you by suggesting a few inexpensive (some even free) options around the 305:

St. Stephen’s Art Show

Photo courtesy of St. Stephen’s Art show website.… Continue reading

Zucca brings Italian flair inside boutique hotel

I was quite surprised when I attended a media tasting at Zucca and realized as I arrived that it was inside the boutique Hotel St. Michel, an iconic fixture in Downtown Coral Gables.

Curious to sample the Italian fare inside this French-themed hotel, the restaurant’s contemporary look was quite inviting. We settled around the bar for what would be a barrage of family-style… Continue reading

Graziano’s still one of Gables’ best eateries

They’re not just in the Gables though, they actually have four restaurants in Miami because the Argentinian fare at Graziano’s is just that good. So they’re also serving it up on Brickell, in Hialeah and on Bird Road. This family-run business takes the preparation and presentation of their food seriously, probably a secret to their longevity in Miami’s very competitive restaurant industry.

At… Continue reading