Okeechobee Steakhouse celebrating 70 years in style

Nobody can say my friend Ralph Lewis doesn’t know how to throw a party. To celebrate the 70th anniversary of his family-owned Okeechobee Steakhouse in West Palm Beach (Florida’s oldest steakhouse), Lewis on Oct. 9 is offering guests a 70-day, dry-aged Tomahawk steak to share between two people for $115. http://www.okeechobeesteakhouse.com Each meal will be […]

Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica names Michael Mestraud as General Manager

Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica at Peninsula Papagayo, the only Forbes Five-Star luxury resort in Central and South America, has named Michael Mestraud as General Manager. A Four Seasons veteran, Mestraud will oversee all operations for the property, which is presently underway with a $35 million re-imagination that will bring a striking new interpretation of modern […]

Four-course wine pairing dinner at The Parisian Restaurant & Wine Bar a good way to cure the post-Irma blues

Looking for a good way to deal with the post-Irma blues? Head to the terrific Parisian Restaurant & Wine Bar in Jupiter, Fla., on Sept. 21 for a four-course wine pairing dinner. For only $55 per person, the dinner is one of the great culinary bargains in Palm Beach County. http://www.theparisianrestaurant.com/ Here’s a look at […]

The Jefferson hotel names David Bueno as GM

Washington, D.C.’s legendary boutique hotel, The Jefferson,  has named hospitality veteran David Bueno as General Manager. In his new position, Bueno will be responsible for the daily operation and continued revenue growth for the historically-rich property in the heart of the city. Prior to this role, Bueno oversaw culinary teams at renowned DC restaurants such […]