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POSTED September 18, 2014

Ball & Chain

Ladies and gents, Ball & Chain is open for buisness. Sway to the old-school jazzy tunes of Cuba under the club's original wooden roof, as you admire vintage photographs and signage from its heyday. All the while sip cocktails created by national renowned cantineros, Danny Valdez and Julio Cabrera, like a daiquiri with pastelito-infused rum ($12). Dale!

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POSTED September 11, 2014

Temple Kitchen

Temple is the perfect spot to grab a quick, healthy and nutritious breakfast and lunch, offering "summer baskets" filled with quinoa, arugula, beets, cherry tomatoes, chickpeas, raisins, mint, parsley, almonds and hemp seeds ($11), or "energy pots." We like the curry version ($12), with homemade green curry, red chili, fresh mushrooms, eggplant and coconut milk. It's also got smoothies, cold-pressed juices and bright, fresh salads.

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POSTED September 4, 2014

Station 5 Table and Bar

Station 5's gastropub menu showcases some of the best local ingredients made into meant-to-be-shared dishes. The three-pack-tacos section of the menu is our favorite, offering fillings like confit duck with cherry salsa and jícama slaw ($10), or Salt n' Peppah shrimp with starfruit, carrot and apple slaw ($13).

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POSTED August 28, 2014

LILT Lounge

Behold LILT Lounge, a modern space with white accents, an oval bar, ocean views and lots of light. Pair your bubbly (or champagne cocktail) with a few bites, favorites from the hotel's Area 31 restaurant, including citrusy gazpacho ($15) and lamb tartare ($17).

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POSTED August 21, 2014

Better Days

Pop-up vintage bar and thrift store Better Days is a welcomed addition to the Brickell nightlife, with its swank '70s velvet couches, Ouija boards, old Playboy issues and other collectible items that are, in fact, for sale. The menu boasts craft versions of cocktail classics. What are you waiting for? Go live in better days.

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  • Ball & Chain
  • Temple Kitchen
  • Station 5 Table and Bar
  • LILT Lounge
  • Better Days


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