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The Eat Beat

The Eat Beat Dining around South Florida
with Mike Mayo
Feasts for Chinese New Year, local chefs Conley, Autry, Zak the Baker in hunt for James Beard Awards

Semifinalists unveiled for James Beard Awards with nods to Miami and Palm Beach chefs and restaurants (but not Broward), and dining critic Mike Mayo offers picks to usher in the Chinese New Year (year of the dog) in this week's Eat Beat Newsletter

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Mangos on Las Olas reopens this week with parties aplenty

The Fort Lauderdale restaurant is set to reopen Feb.

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Restaurants to make hearts melt for Valentine's Day

With Valentine's Day approaching, dining critic Mike Mayo offers 14 selections for romantic meals on the mother of all date nights.

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Food parties: Seafood fest in Boca, Rocco's Tacos celebrates 10th birthday with block party

Getting cheesy for National Pizza Day, gearing up for food festivals and a sublime Seed sprouts in South Beach

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Inaugural Boca Raton Seafood Festival coming to Mizner Park Feb. 10-11

Fresh Florida seafood, including shrimp, grouper, mahi-mahi, stone crabs and Apalachicola oysters, will be the focus of this first-time festival.

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Sports bars for the Super Bowl, Cooper's Hawk Winery coming to Galleria

Patriots party at Boston's on the Beach in Delray, takeout wings deal at Hooters and more in this week's Eat Beat Newsletter

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