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

EDGE Steak & Bar – Brickell, Florida

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 … Continue reading

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

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 … Continue reading

Who Knew La Rosa In Flagami Delivers?

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 … Continue reading

Cerro Negro, A Nicaraguan Restaurant In Fountainbleau

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 … Continue reading

Mr. Good Stuff – Miami Food Truck

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” … Continue reading

Morro Castle – Hialeah, Florida

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 … 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