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Opening restaurants during challenging times

Sometimes it’s better to go forward instead of waiting for conditions to improve. Opening new restaurants during inflation, labor shortages and supply-chain disruptions—not to mention a global pandemic—might seem like a questionable strategy, but for some the timing turned out to be perfect. Overcoming challenges can make a business stronger, more adaptable and resilient. That’s […]

Best Cuban Sandwich in Miami

According to Ocean Drive Magazine: “Cuban sandwiches are the bread and butter of Miami’s culinary offerings…” Amen to that. The American luxury lifestyle and fashion magazine that covers “trends on fashion, beauty, art, travel, real estate, and entertainment” and also food & drink has listed the eight must-try Florida number one sammies. Compiled by Alexa […]

If you like Pina Colada

Travel + Leisure mapped the most popular cocktails by State & Country using a UK swimwear study that analyzed keyword searches via Google. According to the Cocktail Report by PourMoi company, piña coladas top the list (with 2.3 million) in Florida and Hawaii, though in other six states including Nevada they came out as the most […]


Miami’s independent source of local news and culture has released this year “Best in Show”, issue featuring the best of the best in the city. From all things Best Dog to Arts, Entertainment and literally ALL you can do and find in Miami the list compiled by 21 writers also features the Readers Choice Best […]

One Sushi Bar Lifestyle

If someone ever needs a reason to eat more sushi: International Sushi Day is being celebrated on June 18. Though apparently, in Brickell Miami, sushi days are any /every day. As of 2022 there are about 16K Sushi Restaurants in the US, according to consulting company IbisWorld with States like California, New York & Texas seeing the […]

VE Restaurants offering Heroes Vodka specialty cocktails in Miami Beach

About 20 participant restaurants in Miami Beach, of which 11 part of Vida & Estilo Restaurant Group are celebrating Military Appreciation Month with FIVE specialty cocktails on the menu with veteran-owned Heroes Vodka during Memorial Day weekend festivities. The Hyundai Air & Sea Show is taking place in Miami Beach May 28 & 29 with […]

Opentable Diner’s Choice Award 2022

CONGRATULATIONS! Marabu, Havana 1957 & Mercato della Pescheria as OpenTable diners have voted these VE concepts among the best choices this year. In Brickell, the absolute winner is Marabu at Brickell City Center where staff recommends the Passion Fruit Mojito as one of the bests in the area & that according to reviewers about staff […]

F1 Miami Grand Prix 2022 & Havana 1957

  Haute Living, the leading network of luxury lifestyle publications, recently released the full guide of restaurants included along the 19 turns street-track spectacular circuit for Miami’s first-time F1 Crypto.com Miami Grand Prix!  The list compiled by lifestyle writer Adrienne Faroute is rich in details about the impressive culinary spots across the Hard Rock Stadium […]

Our Best Cinco de Mayo in South Beach

By E. Machado With CINCO around the corner, let’s take a quick look at the best Mexican restaurants in Miami Beach that will be celebrating the Batalla de Puebla, the Mexican army’s May 5, 1862 victory over France at the Battle of Puebla during the Franco-Mexican War. First we looked into TripAdvisor Top 10 Mexicans […]