Let the dogs out in South Florida’s top hotels and restaurants

The saying goes that “every dog has its day.’’ That’s especially true today, as its National Dog Day. With that in mind, here’s a look at some of South Florida’s more fido friendly hotels and restaurants. RESTAURANTS Boulud Sud Miami Chef Daniel Boulud’s newest Mediterranean concept draws inspiration the Coastal Mediterranean, bringing flavors from France’s […]

Party hardy in South Florida for the Fourth of July

South Florida really doesn’t need another excuse to party. But what the heck? It’s nearing the Fourth of July, so it’s my patriotic duty to provide you with some of my favorite SoFla party spots. 1 Hotel South Beach  Miami Beach Specialty drinks and patriotic slushies from Tito’s vodka are just the beginning of what 1 […]

Chef Nicolay Adinaguev’s fresh take on classic Diplomat Prime at Diplomat Beach Resort

Chef Nicolay Adinaguev sometimes feels as if he’s won the lottery. The culinary lottery, that is. That’s no surprise given that Adinaguev is executive chef at the great Diplomat Prime steakhouse at the Diplomat Beach Resort in Hollywood, Fla. Technically, Diplomat Prime was the sole surviving restaurant when the legendary resort began its multi-million renovation […]

Diplomat Prime a gem of a steakhouse at Diplomat Beach Resort

It’s a bit unusual to hear Diplomat Prime – the signature steakhouse at the historic Diplomat Beach Resort in Hollywood, Fla., referred to as a “hidden gem.’’  After all, Diplomat Prime has been one of South Florida’s top steakhouses for more than 16 years. http://www.diplomatprime.com/ But “hidden gem’’ is what Diplomat Prime General Manager Michael […]