Miami-Dade

Stop The Restaurant “Employee Drama”

Front of House
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I am sure all businesses have workplace drama, which generally includes all forms of gossip, badmouthing, back-stabbing, talking behind co-workers backs and other various negative human traits. Having spent my entire life in the hospitality business, working in nightclubs and restaurants, I have come to the conclusion that restaurant drama has to be the worse form of workplace drama and a unique form of harassment. Read more...

Momi Ramen – A Taste of Tokyo in The Magic City

Channel 7 News Feature Stories
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This place could have been in Tokyo, as the feeling inside is very authentic. The kitchen is exposed through a glass widow, and the atmosphere was quiet and smelled delicious too! Everyone around us is so busy devouring their bowls of food, they do not even notice us enter this Miami restaurant! Read more...

Chef Michael Mina’s Bourbon Steak Miami

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Located inside the regal Turnberry Isle Resort, we are surrounded by sheer opulence from the moment we enter the long driveway, right on through the heavy glass doors of the Bourbon Steak itself. We stop at the hostess stand and are quickly ushered to the half square bar facing the sprawling dining room. Read more...

Council Oak Steaks Seafood / Hard Rock Hollywood Fla

Broward
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The lounge area immediately to the right is filled with jazzy live music and lots of people dining at tables and at the bar, all dancing to the music. This is a happening place in Hollywood, Florida, with the casino action just a few feet away at all times! Read more...

Rooftop Dining Disaster in South Beach

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Our love for Penthouse Roof Top Dining has, on occasion, meant sacrifice of quality and quantity. That’s what happened at Juvia Restaurant, Penthouse. We had reserved a table for six a month in advance, requesting a quiet corner table in order to discretely do our “work. We were disappointed with our table in a noisy section close to the bar… Read more...

The Tudor House with Celebrity Chef Geoffrey Zakarian

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We dined at The Tudor House, presided over by Celebrity Chef Geoffrey Zakarian, whose rise to fame began in 1982 at New York’ City’s Le Cirque. Over a period of 5 years, he worked his way up from Pastry Sous Chef to Chef de Cuisine under Chef Alain Sailhac. The rest is culinary history! Read more...

Timeless Fine Dining at Mr. Chow, Miami Beach

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With the “Who’s Hot, Who’s Not” restaurant list in Miami changing faster than the speed of lightening, Mr. Chow at the W Hotel on South Beach has long remained the place to be seen and have a truly incredible Magic City dining experience. Read more...

The Dining Room in Miami / A Family Food Affair

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This is an excellent restaurant in Miami Beach, Fla…intimate too. Owners Maria, Zach and Brian Lieberman have brought the term Family Affair to a whole new level! Some of the most well thought out food was served to my Celebrity Guest and I on our recent visit. Read more...

Daniel Boloud db Bistro Moderne, Miami FL

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Synched to the heartbeat of Miami, the décor and ambiance of db Bistro Moderne is contemporary, yet unique unto itself. Vaulted 16 foot ceilings in the lounge area tower over a sunken bar where the finest cocktails and great service are at your beck and call. Read more...

Yuga Restaurant: Become a Yuga-tarian! Coral Gables, Fla.

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Stark in its simplicity, Yuga Restaurant in Coral Gables, Fla. offers a peaceful dining environment coupled with attentive service. Japanese characters printed on linen wall-hangings line the room, and fresh, vibrant flowers greet guests as they enter. The polite, conscientious servers are always on time with your every need. Read more...