The Local In Coral Gables, Southern Comfort Food At Its Finest

The truth of the matter is that I had lost faith in The Local. After Chef Alberto Cabrera’s (Little Bread) exit, there seemed to be a loss of focus on the food. Enter Chef Phil Bryant. I had met Phil … Continue reading

You Must Stop In At BurgerQue In Ft. Myers

I fucking love BurgerQue! There I said it. I got it out of my system. Yesterday was my yearly pilgrimage to BurgerQue, that’s 4 times if you’re keeping count at home. Since my last visit they added a Beer Garden with … Continue reading

The Local Craft Food & Drink – Coral Gables, Florida

The Original Post (November 2013): The first thing I ever had from the Local Craft Food & Drink was their Burger during the Burgerliscious competition. At that time Alberto Cabrera was the Chef before he opened up his own spot … Continue reading

Swank Southern Kitchen – Davie, Florida – CLOSED

Swank Southern Kitchen is part of this Southern Food resurgence that has finally found its way to South Florida. I went in solo which kinda limited how many things I was gonna order off of the menu (not really). Just … Continue reading

HuaHua’s Taqueria Hits The Spot

HuaHua’s Taqueria opened up in a little spot not too far from Shake Shack (how I gauge distance in SoBe) with about 4 counter seats and a few tables (with seats duh) outside. I got there as the people in … Continue reading

Fuego Lento BBQ In Kendall Is On Fire

Fuego Lento BBQ in Kendall has only been open a little over month in Kendall but seems to be slowly building a fan base. I felt a little overwhelmed once I walked in and that may have been partially or … Continue reading

Swine Southern Table & Bar In Coral Gables Had Me At Run Pig Run

I rarely ever speak of it on the blog but I love folks who put together a great concept with decor & ambiance that matches it. It’s not as easy to do as some people seem to believe. The minute … Continue reading

Bulldog Burger in North Miami, Florida

I can’t believe there’s a 3 year difference between the first time I stepped foot into Bulldog Barbecue and Bulldog Burger. I was aware that Bulldog Burger was right next door but not that they’re essentially the same restaurant, there is only … Continue reading

Hogzilla’s Inspired Barbecue in South Beach

I was probably about 20 to 25 feet from the front door of Hogzilla before I was enveloped in a beautiful web of smoke smothering the air. As I walked in, I noticed how different the place looked compared to … Continue reading

Sparky’s Roadside Barbecue in Downtown Miami, Florida

You just can’t trust the GPS on your phone. I’ve been wanting to buy one for use exclusively in my car (where else would I use it?) and it would have come in handy today. I get lost in Downtown … Continue reading