By Mitchell Nover
If you watched Bravo’s Best New Restaurant a few years back, you might be surprised to hear that R House (2727 NW 2nd Ave, Miami) is still open after its relatively disastrous appearance. However, instead of folding under the pressure of the poor reality show showing, the restaurant took the time to take stock, learn from its mistakes, and focus on getting better. And get better they did. With a new menu that is more focused and concise in its food and drink offering, R House has become a very, very, very fine house… (with drag queens in the yard*).
Happy May! Can you freaking believe it’s already May??? As summer quickly approaches and the tourists abandon the heat and humidity of Miami, there’s still lots of local foodie options for us non-Snow Birds. We’ve already given you our 10 Mother’s Day dining picks for this year (P.S. it’s this Sunday, stop procrastinating already!), but today we leave you with a round-up of even more gastronomic goings on for the rest of this month. Enjoy!
I’ve never been to Italy. I’ve always wanted to go, but for years my European wanderlust has always landed me in Spain. Have I mentioned I love Spain? I can almost hear you all groaning. Alright, alright, back to Italy. Any foodie worth his salt has undoubtedly dreamt of eating their way up and down the country and I am no different. While the rest of my body waits to make its way over to the land of pizza and pasta, at least my tastebuds can get a “Tour of Italy” at Midtown’s Bocce Ristorante.