ITO Mojitos & Cafecitos – Miami Beach (North), Florida

ITO is located at the bottom of a hotel in the North part of Miami Beach. It has a parking area separating it from the Beach but this is the part of Miami Beach that I like, not filled with … Continue reading

El Exquisito In Little Havana

You see that buttered bread in a basket (pictured above), that’s a sign you should be looking for when you arrive at a Cuban restaurant. The bread basket along with a cup of iced water is their way of saying, … Continue reading

I Wasted 2 Years Of My Life Not Eating From Los Chamos

Los Chamos has been stalking the streets of South Florida for almost 2 and 1/2 years now serving up their Venezuelan comfort food favorites like Empanadas, Arepas and Tequeños. I’ve eaten from their truck here and there over the years … Continue reading

The Empanada Truck Picks Up Where Che Grill Left Off

Che Grill has been on the streets of South Florida for almost 2 years now. Since day one I’ve been mesmerized by the baked Empanadas they serve, in particular the Spicy Beef. Owner Damian Forneris decided it was time to … Continue reading

Sunny Restaurant in Westchester, Florida – CLOSED

Sunny Restaurant is located on the corner of a strip mall right near Arbetter’s Hot Dogs in Westchester. I knew they had stuffed burgers (also known as Juicy Lucys) on their menu because they mentioned it on their Twitter account. … Continue reading

You know what’s really good? Everything at Karla Bakery

You know what’s really good? Karla Bakery. Back when I leeched off of my parents, I loved awakening  to the smell of Pasteles and fresh Cuban Bread from Karla Bakery on Sunday mornings. There’s nothing better than ripping open that … Continue reading

Little Havana’s La Camaronera In Miami, Florida

I recently read about La Camaronera on food for thought‘s Best Cuban Sandwiches in Miami post. He mentioned that the Best Fried Fish Sandwich in town was at La Camaronera. As luck would have it, one of the food trucks … Continue reading

Lucarella’s In Oakland Park, Florida

Marcela and I are lost in Oakland Park, seems I made a wrong turn looking for Jack’s Old Fashion Hamburger House. As we’re driving around, we come across the Tortilleria Mexicana which Marcela has been to before and in the … Continue reading

Sergio’s in Miami, Florida

I remember the first time I heard of Sergio’s. It was the early ’90s and my sister & her friends would go there late at night on the weekend to get Cafe con Leche (Cuban coffee with steamed milk). I … Continue reading