Welcome to the latest edition of Hot Plates, your weekly guide to food events around South Florida. Competitive eaters, get your bibs — and Tums — ready. July 31 is the last day to sign up for Tony Roma's annual rib-eating contest, to be held locally on Aug. 25 in Sunny Isles Beach to mark National...
Waxy O'Connor's Irish Pub and Restaurant, a Fort Lauderdale institution along the SE 17th Street corridor, hopes to reopen by October.
Ki'Na restaurant in Fort Lauderdale closed recently. The modern Asian fusion eatery owned by same outfit behind Christina Wan's Mandarin House and Temple Street Eatery lasted nine months in a spot that has seen succession of flops (Kitchen Four Twenty, Giraffas Brazilian Grill).
The fast-casual restaurant will open July 27 in the Harbor Shops near Port Everglades.
The resort has received a small allotment of rare Norwegian red king crabs that weigh 5 to 8 pounds and can feed up to five people.
A 'coming soon' banner is hanging at the Fort Lauderdale restaurant, and work is being done inside the spot once know as Dirty Ernie's.
Two and a half stars for this two-story restaurant and bar complex that evokes the French Quarter in New Orleans.
Willis will be in Palm Beach County July 27-29 promoting her new cookbook, capped by a Sunday Supper at Regional Kitchen in West Palm Beach with chef Lindsay Autry.