Yes, it’s that time of the year!

Here are a few of our recommendations on some delicious places to try!

1. Leynia

$39 pp

From Argentina to Miami, what an explosion of flavors! Located inside the Delano Hotel in South Beach, Leynia brings a fusion of upscale Argentinean and Asian cuisine. Tables are located outside for a perfect Miami evening. Well ventilated and fresh, you can enjoy your Miami Spice dinner with the views of Delano’s back yard. Check out the menu images below!

Spice Menu Items:

  1. Ceviche: leche de tigre, micro cilantro
  2. Salmon Cones: yuzu kosho, wasabi, caviar
  3. Provoleta: melted aged provolone, baby pear (Check out the video!)
  4. Chorizo: fennel salad
  5. Churrasco: grilled onion, chimichurri
  6. Branzino: served whole – so buttery and delicious! With potatoes and caramelized onions
  7. Mushroom Risotto: truffled with Florida mushrooms and pecorino
  8. Chocolate Cake
  9. Banana Cake

2. Palme d’Or

$39 pp

Bonjour Miami, it’s time for a French dinner! And what better place to do so than at luxurious Palme d’Or? Located inside the Biltmore hotel in Coral Gables, Palme d’Or offers a spectacular Miami Spice menu with a variety of selections! The atmosphere is outstanding – it feels like a dinner in Paris. The service was outstanding, and the overall ambiance was great. Below are the photos for the Miami Spice items, pick & choose your favorites and enjoy… with a glass of rosé!

Spice Menu Items:

  1. Starting Bread: Served warm and sprinkled with thick sea salt
  2. L’hamachi: hamachi tartar, heart of palm, avocado, sesame vinaigrette
  3. Le Poulpe: grilled spanish octopus, fresh garbanzo salad, tomato, chorizo, basquaise sauce, panisse
  4. Le Cabillaud d’Alaska: alaskan black cod, leeks, grapefruit, coconut milk
  5. Le Filet De Boeuf (+$25): prime beef tenderloin, potato soufflées, bordelaise porcini, lobster béarnaise
  6. Le Chariot De Fromages Affinés (SUPP +7): selection of international cheeses
  7. La Fôret Noire: chocolate sponge, mascarpone mousse, illanka valrhona, brandy cherry
  8. La Pavlova: coconut merengue, mango, passion fruit, pineapple, cremeux vanilla, coconut sorbet
  9. Veuve Clicquot Rosé (Not included in Miami Spice menu)

3. Blue Ribbon Sushi

$39 pp

For those of us who are sushi lovers, this one is going to be a must! All the way from New York City, Blue Ribbon Sushi now open inside the Plymouth Hotel in Miami Beach offers a delicious Spice menu. They feature fresh sushi, sashimi, and usuzukuri, all the way to a variety of entrees including warm fried chicken and grilled salmon teriyaki.

Spice Menu Items:

  1. Kanpachi Usuzukuri: thinly sliced amberjack, yuzu pepper and yuzu ponzu
  2. Sushi & Spicy Tuna Roll: tuna, salmon, yellowtail, albacore, whitefish, mackerel, shrimp and choice of 1 roll (california, tuna, spicy tuna, or cucumber)
  3. Blue Ribbon Fried Chicken: bathed in wasabi honey
  4. Salmon Teriyaki: bean sprouts, watercress and teriyaki
  5. Key Lime Pie with Yuzu: with oreo crust and vanilla ice cream
  6. Poke & Chips (regular menu only)
  7. Salmon Serrano (regular menu only)

4. Toro Toro

$39 pp

Feeling a bit more adventurous? Toro Toro will not disappoint. It is located inside the famous Intercontinental Hotel in Miami, and features a great local atmosphere including a live DJ. The food and drinks are delicious, and the desserts… WOW. Below you will find images of some of the dishes I had from the Spice menu!

Spice Menu Items:

  1. Arctic Char Crudo: smoked cream fraiche, avocado dressing, trout caviar, marble potato chips
  2. Lomo Saltado Empanadas: beef tenderloin, soy sauce, avocado sauce, mozzarella
  3. Baby Beet Salad: pistachio crumble, blood orange, burrata cheese, aji amarillo vinaigrette
  4. Charcoal Pork Belly: smoked chipotle aioli, baby arugula, heirloom tomatoes
  5. Grilled Chicken: corn guajillo gremolata, corn silk, chicken jus
  6. Red Snapper: sweet chili salsa, fingerling potatoes, frisée celery root puree
  7. Skirt Steak: salsa verde, plums
  8. LA BOMBA: (SEE IT IN ACTION!)
  9. Cortadito Cheesecake
  10. Coconut Flan

5. Byblos

$39 pp

Love mediterranean food? Byblos is located inside of the Shorecrest building in Miami Beach and offers a wide variety of flavorful dishes and drinks! The dining area is a colorful room with Mediterranean-style decor. Enjoy a table inside or in the patio (for those cooler Miami evenings), and get ready to sip and munch! Below are some photos of the Miami Spice selected menu items. For those who like exotic cocktails check out their GIN TEA.

Spice Menu Items:

  1. Trabzon Flatbread: Buffalo mozzarella, sous vide egg, basturma crumb
  2. Lamb Ribs: dukkah, buttermilk sauce, carob molasses, red chili schug
  3. Middle Eastern Fried Chicken: tahini, za’atar, house hot sauce
  4. Sweet Jeweled Rice: carrot, saffron, barberries, almonds
  5. Mejadra Rice: lentil, labneh, fried shallots
  6. Seared Cauliflower: duck fat, tahini sauce, sesame, coriander
  7. Chargrilled Flank Steak: turkish coffee rub, pomegranate, jus
  8. Strawberry Cheesecake Qatayef sumac strawberry, honey syrup, pistachio
  9. Pizzelle: pistachio ice cream, salted caramel, couscous praline
  10. GIN TEA: (SEE IT IN ACTION)

6. Mondrian Caffè

$39 pp

If you are a fan of American cuisine, wait until you try Mondrian’s dishes with a VIEW! Serving an assortment of different creations for Miami Spice, one of the definite highlights of the restaurant is the spectacular sunsets.

Spice Menu Items:

  1. Braised Short Rib: aligot mashed potatoes, roasted baby roots, crispy onions and red wine jus
  2. Crispy Skin Snapper: creamy coconut rice and garlic bok choy

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