Chef Robert Irvine opens Robert Irvine’s Public House at Tropicana Las Vegas

The Tropicana Las Vegas has officially opened its highly anticipated restaurant in partnership with Celebrity Chef Robert Irvine – Robert Irvine’s Public House. The renowned chef and TV personality celebrated opening in true Robert Irvine fashion by descending upon Las Vegas Boulevard with a three-vehicle military-inspired convoy. Irvine topped himself by making his grand entrance by arriving via helicopter, where he […]

Canvas Restaurant Chef Michael Smerda brings art and bold flavors to his Miami Spice menu

As Miami Spice begins Aug. 1, culinary talk in South Florida will center around “food as art.’’ Nowhere will that concept be more on display than at Canvas, the outstanding restaurant at The Sagamore Hotel on South Beach. http://www.sagamorehotel.com/ Already acclaimed for the art collection that adorns its walls, The Sagamore should earn equal notoriety […]

50 Ocean in Delray Beach debuts summer prix fixe menus

You don’t need any more reasons to experience 50 Ocean in Delray Beach, but just in case, here is another. The popular eatery has introduced two summer prix fixe menus, each featuring locally-sourced ingredients, top-tier seafood, and views of the Atlantic Ocean. The two-course lunch menu ($24) consists of contemporary classics, including decadent starters like […]

First Florida MOD Pizza to open in Parkland in September

BBX Capital says its plans to open its first franchised MOD Pizza store in the city of Parkland, Fla., in late September, at the Shoppes of Parkland.    www.modpizza.com   Known for its individual, artisan-style pizza and salads and “people-first’ culture, Florida’s first MOD Pizza will include a large outdoor patio and MOD’s signature “Wall of Fame,” a photo collage that pays homage to the local community and people […]