PLYWOOD— Come the end of the month, concert-goers, Heat fans, and VIPs can experience the new Hyde at AmericanAirlines Arena. The lounge, recently opened at the new SLS Hotel South Beach, will be both a culinary and nightlife experience to take sporting events, concerts, and other entertainment to the next level.
INTERVIEWS— Recently named one of the Best Outdoor Dining Venues by Food and Wine, Cecconi's is the restaurant at the very exclusive Soho Beach House Miami. While Soho House is members only, Cecconi's is open to the public and is one of the hottest tables in Miami, and not just for its gorgeous courtyard setting. Check out Eater's interview with GM Jerry Böck on what its like managing such a celeb-flooded locale.
OPENINGS— Miami is finally getting on the noodle bar train. The latest is opening in Midtown on Monday: Machiya Ramen Noodle House. This grown-up version of what some are used to as a college staple will not only have delicious bowls of ramen, but also small plates cooked and raw, and serve wine, beer, sake, and cocktails.