Three stars for Glass and Vine in Coconut Grove, a pleasant restaurant with good food located in Peacock Park in resurgent Coconut Grove.
Ernie's Bar-B-Q, a Fort Lauderdale institution since 1957 known for pork on bimini bread and conch chowder, has been sold.
Three stars for the Poke House, a fast-casual restaurant specializing in poke: raw, marinated fish bowls that are a Hawaiian favorite and a perfect fit for South Florida.
With the arrival of the first Wawa convenience stores in Palm Beach County, start of a 50-store South Florida onslaught, dining critic Mike Mayo checks out the hoagies in Lake Worth.
First of 50 Wawa stores in South Florida open in Palm Beach County, inaugural pizza festival and food-truck competition coming to Fort Lauderdale in this week's Eat Beat Newsletter
Three and a half stars for Bubbles and Pearls in Wilton Manors, a joyful, slightly cramped and delicious first-time restaurant venture from chef-owner Josie Smith Malave, a former "Top Chef" contestant.
Comfort-food fest alert! Pizza, doughnuts, barbecue and crawfish will be celebrated in separate festivals throughout South Florida March 30 through April 2.
After taking in his first South Beach Wine and Food Festival in February, dining critic Mike Mayo shares his thoughts and offers suggestions for improvement.