El Rinconcito Latino – Westchester & Beyond…

Just a few blocks from my parent’s house in Westchester is a Cuban restaurant they frequent, El Rinconcito Latino. There are actually 6 other locations. My first recollection of seeing/hearing about this place was their spot across the street from Leo’s … Continue reading

Little Bread – Coral Gables, Florida – CLOSED

Just a little over 2 and a half years ago I wrote about Chef Alberto Cabrera and his just opened Bread + Butter Counter in Coral Gables. This past December I told you about his new sandwich concept in Little … Continue reading

Sandy’s Cuban Cafe – Naples, Florida

Every summer my family rents a home in Marco Island for a week. At some point, normally early on I get impatient and go for a drive through Naples. A year ago I drove by Sandy’s Cuban Cafe with plans … Continue reading

Little Bread – Little Havana, Florida – CLOSED

Chef Alberto Cabrera just opened up Little Bread in Little Havana. This comes just a couple of months shy of Bread + Butter Counter‘s 2 year anniversary, B+B is his other restaurant. Sandwiches are more my speed and that’s what Little Bread … Continue reading

Botran’s Medianoches & Mixology At Wynwood Walls Presented By Smithfield Ham Pictures

Back in early September 2013 I met with South Beach Wine & Food Festival Director Lee Schrager for some ice cream at Azucar in Little Havana, he had been dying to try it. We were discussing food and events as … Continue reading

Medianoches & Mixology At Wynwood Walls #SoBeWFF

Tickets for the 2014 Food Network South Beach Wine & Food Festival went on sale today. I’m particularly excited because of the Medianoches & Mixology at Wynwood Walls hosted by Food Network’s Anne Burrell (Friday Feb. 21st at 10PM). Why you ask? … Continue reading

Daddy’s Grill is a Miami Food Truck & Cafe in Hialeah

The first thing that caught my eye about Daddy’s Grill’s Menu was the “Discos Voladores” aka Flying Saucers on the menu. I haven’t eaten those since I was a kid. What’s a Disco Volador? It’s a sandwich made on the special contraption … Continue reading