El Rinconcito Latino – Westchester & Beyond…

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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 Pizza. My parents eat in or take out from here a couple of times a […]

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. […]

Back At Molina’s Ranch Restaurant In Hialeah After 20 Years

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The FGH kills me every time with her photos from Molina’s Ranch Restaurant in da Hialeah. In fact, it was that picture of the Bistec Artesano from Molina’s that gave me the couple of sleepless nights that caused my visit here. I had not been in Molina’s since it was at its previous location across […]

Who Knew La Rosa In Flagami Delivers?

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Since 1970 La Rosa has been serving Cuban Cuisine in the Flagami area of Miami, right near the Miami Airport. Less than a block from here is another one of my Cuban comfort food favorites, El Caribe Cafe. My family gathers once a week for dinner at La Rosa, usually on Sunday afternoons. I rarely […]

Cerro Negro, A Nicaraguan Restaurant In Fountainbleau

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First thing is first, Cerro Negro is a Nicaraguan restaurant not a Fritanga. If you’re not even sure what that means (I didn’t before I started dating my wife 15 years ago) even better. Sweetwater is littered full of Nicaraguan businesses and Fritangas seem to make up a large portion of them. Fritangas are the […]

Mr. Good Stuff – Miami Food Truck

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Mr. Good Stuff Food Truck is all about stuffing you. They have 5 signature arepas aka Lunas (Venezuelan white corn meal arepas). The cornmeal is molded and sliced into a thin pocket (like a pita) and can then be “stuffed” with the meat filling of your choice. There’s also a “stuffed” hot dog, “stuffed” tostones […]

Morro Castle – Hialeah, Florida

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To clear up any confusion for those of you that are Frita-informed, the Morro Castle in Little Havana and this Morro Castle in Hialeah were once owned by the same family. This Morro Castle is important to me because it’s where I tried my first Frita as a kid. My father brought me here to […]

Little Havana’s La Camaronera In Miami, Florida

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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 happened to park near here a few weeks back. I decided to walk in and […]