Steelpan restaurant opens in Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach hotel

Steelpan, Fort Lauderdale’s highly anticipated new Caribbean-American fusion kitchen and bar, has opened in the Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach hotel. Located at the corner of Sunrise Blvd and A1A, Steelpan seats 115 guests and serves an all-day menu celebrating the multi-cultural island flavors of South Florida. “This is a very exciting moment for the […]

Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort leading the way in beach clean ups and conservation

The Celebration of the Sea Foundation will feature up to 12 leading South Florida organizations on Aug. 22 for an Earth Day Celebration at the Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort on Fort Lauderdale beach. The organizations will include Marriott International, Global Center for Climate Resilience, The Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce, Resolve Marine […]

Passover-friendly dishes in South Florida

Looking for a “kosher” option to all of those Easter brunches? Here are some  Passover-friendly dishes at many of these top SoFla restaurants. Boulud Sud (Miami) Dish: Moroccan Shakshouka Description: Executive Chef Clark Bowen, of Michelin Star chef Daniel Boulud’s Mediterranean concept, is making the restaurant’s signature brunch dish – the Moroccan Shakshouka. For the […]

Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach launches cruise package for guests arriving/departing Port Everglades

The Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort always has been cruise passenger friendly. Now the resort, just a few minutes from Port Everglades and six miles from Fort Lauderdale International Airport, has launched a Pre- and Post-Cruise package, which includes complimentary continental breakfast, transportation to/from Port Everglades. “We are making it easier for our guests […]

Hooping It Up

Brackets busted? That’s no reason not to enjoy the NCAA’s Final Four. Here are some good spots to watch the best of college hoops in Florida. Doc B’s (Tampa) Featuring Housemade Guacamole, Killer Grilled Shrimp , Oven Roasted Chicken Wings and an impressive cocktail menu. E11EVEN Miami Games will be presented on the ultraclub’s 30-foot […]

Steelpan restaurant opening soon at renovated Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach

Renovation of the Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach hotel includes Steelpan, a Caribbean-American restaurant concept inspired by the island flavors of South Florida. “During the renovation process, we put a lot of thought into how to best showcase the beach views we have available to us,’’ hotel General Manager Eduardo Fernandez told me. “The inspiration for […]