Alberto Cabrera Cooking With El Mago De Las Fritas Wednesday June 12th

Chef Alberto Cabrera of Bread + Butter (or Pan con Mantequilla for you Cubanazo types) was a little disappointed that I had not invited him to be part of the Frita Feast at the beginning of National Hamburger Month. What … Continue reading

Tio Colo Bocaditos De Helado In West Miami & Hialeah… It’s An Ice Cream Sandwich Folks!

You mean you haven’t heard of Tio Colo’s Bocaditos de Helado?!? Really, neither had I but they have been more than 4 years. Tucked away in a busy shopping center, “entre los dos maniqui” as one employee told me they … Continue reading

Doggi Style…From Cart to Restaurant

In early April Doggi Style the Hot Dog cart serving up Venezuelan style Hot Dogs, Burgers and Chicken Sandwiches announced it would be closing up shop at its current location and that they would be back soon. And yes, they’re … Continue reading

I left my Heart at Leo’s Pizza in Miami

Leo’s Pizza has been sorely overlooked on It’s one of the few places that I frequent that I don’t think I’ve ever even mentioned on here. It might be because I’d like to think that everyone knows about Leo’s … Continue reading

Latin American Bakery & Cafe in West Miami, Florida

Latin American Bakery & Cafe is one of the greatest things to happen to me food wise in the last few years. I love Luis Galindo’s Latin American Restaurant which is right next door but sometimes it’s just filled to … Continue reading

Harrison’s Sports Grill – West Miami, Florida

I drive down 57th Avenue between Coral Way and 8th Street a few times a week. Harrison’s replaced a restaurant that had seen better days and that has looked worn out for years now. Harrison’s color scheme is the same … 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

Luis Galindo Latin American In West Miami, Florida

I don’t eat in at Luis Galindo Latin American nearly as much as my parents do. I’ve been here a few times but mostly I get take out. It travels surprisingly well. All your favorite Cuban dishes are here. The … Continue reading

Fritas Domino La Original In West Miami, Florida

Fritas Domino La Original has been around since 1961, but not at this particular location. It used be somewhere in Little Havana. The decor and seating have a very 1970s skating rink feel to it. The oddest thing  was that … Continue reading

La Palma in West Miami, Florida

Eating at La Palma is a family tradition. I can recall many moments, joyous or otherwise where we ate their Churros (fried dough with sugar) and Hot Chocolate . La Palma is also known for their Croquetas and Frita Cubana (Cuban-style Burgers). … Continue reading

El Mago De Las Fritas in West Miami, Florida

El Mago De Las Fritas is located on 8th street in Miami. It’s not the only frita place on 8th street though. Approximately 10 years ago on my way home from my parent’s house I came across El Mago De … Continue reading