Munchies Cafe 2 – West Kendall, Florida

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A day before Croquetapalooza I dropped in to Munchies Cafe 2. I had last visited their original location a little over year ago after a BB reader mentioned that their Croquetas are a must try. I was torn as to which appetizer to start with so I did the only sensible thing, I ordered the […]

Chico’s in Hialeah, Florida – Open 24 Hours

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Chico’s has been serving Hialeah crowds for almost 40 years now. It never closes, yes it’s open 24 hours a day. It can be best described as a Cuban Diner. It’s currently going through a renovation and everything probably looks better than they year it opened. Many years ago I worked at Best Buy in […]

Barley – Kendall, Florida

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Before we get into the thick of things, there is free valet parking in the building where B&S Gastropub is located. There you go, now you can’t complain about the parking situation. Onward…. Chef Jorgie Ramos runs the kitchen and his father Jorge runs the front of house. You may remember them from their first […]

EDGE Steak & Bar – Brickell, Florida

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Do you have ever lie to yourself about something? I’ve been saying to myself this is the week I go to EDGE for almost two years.I got dangerously close to eating here last November and then I don’t know what happened. Then, dmo305 posted this on Instagram and I was at EDGE the following day. […]

Croquetapalooza Tickets Update

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Croquetapalooza is finally happening on Sunday October 12th from 1-4PM indoors at Stage 305 in Magic City Casino (conveniently located near the Miami Airport). It will feature Croquetas from many local restaurants including Islas Canarias, Gilbert’s Bakery, Sergio’s, Luis Galindo Latin American and Croqueta-inspired dishes from places like Latin House, Pincho Factory, Che Grill, Crazydilla […]

You Know What’s Really Good? The Croquetas at Mario’s In Homestead, Florida

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You know what’s really good? The Croquetas at Mario’s. *Someone out in Social Media land has told me multiple times to check out the Croquetas at Mario’s, that they’re possible contenders for the “Best in Miami”. I was in Homestead getting my Steamed Cheeseburger fix when as I was driving I saw the Mario’s sign. Sure, […]

Taperia Raca – Miami, Florida – CLOSED

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Taperia Raca is the new tapas spot by Giorgio Rapicavoli and Alex Casanova of Eating House fame with Chef de Cuisine Ryan Harrison, formerly of Preservation in the kitchen. They recently opened up in the old Metro Organic Bistro location near Dogma. Once I heard the magic word, “Croqueta” I was already in my car driving […]

Secret Menu Mondays at A&G Burger Joint

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Probably the most famous “Secret Menu” in the universe is from the West Coast Burger chain In-N-Out. Its popularity caused it to eventually become not so secret and it can now be found on their website. A&G Burger Joint in Sweetwater has decided to raise their game a couple of notches on Mondays by introducing […]

Top 10 Croquetas in Miami

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I have eaten enough Croquetas in my lifetime to fill a Cruise ship. I’d say I love a good 99% of them, even the kind you find in Frozen Food Aisle at your local Supermarket. Picking 10 was difficult so I threw in an extra Croqueta that I recently have become enamored with. What’s your […]