Cream Parlor: A Home Away From Home

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Step inside Cream Parlor and try not to smile — it’s impossible. The MiMo/Upper East Side eatery will take you back to a time when grownup responsibilities were nonexistent.

“Everything here is a memory or a moment in time for us,” says Co-Owner Johnny Tsokos. “When my wife Ainsley and I designed the place, we wanted to make sure everyone felt comfortable. We wanted to create those moments for others.”

They’ve succeeded with one of the most charming cafes in town.

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Nom News: January 20, 2017

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January 20, 2016

Each Friday, we compile South Florida food-related news and events that we couldn’t fit on the site earlier in the week, as well as other local news that piques our interest. Want to be included in next week’s roundup? Shoot us an email at bark@miamifoodpug.com.

Here’s your weekly dose of nom.

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Our Top 5 Reasons to Visit Tanuki

Tanuki, one of Alton Road’s most recent additions, has brought its unique mix of Pan-Asian cuisine to Miami Beach. This is Tanuki’s first U.S. location, and after our excellent dinner there, we wouldn’t be surprised to see more outposts pop up soon.

Here are five reasons we’ve fallen in love with the South Beach eatery.

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Wag Wednesday: Laine Doss & Dora, Roxie and Molly

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Since starting the blog, we’ve interviewed many members of the hospitality industry, and one constant among the interviewees has been a profound love for their pets. We thought it would be great to share this love with our readers.

That’s why we launched an ongoing feature called “Wag Wednesday” to showcase industry peeps and their pets. Know someone who wants to be featured? Email us at bark@miamifoodpug.com.

This week, we’re featuring Laine Doss, Food and Drink Editor for the Miami New Times, and her chihuahuas Dora, Roxie and Molly. Read more

Pincho Factory Expands to Brickell

Pincho Factory has come a long way since its humble beginnings. The Miami eatery, which is known for its creative burgers and namesake pinchos, opened its first outpost in Westchester in 2010. Since then, Pincho Factory has expanded to Coral Gables, Hialeah, Orlando, Pinecrest, Pembroke Pines and American Airlines Arena.

Last month, Pincho Factory opened its latest location in Brickell. Taking over the former Golden Fig space at 1250 South Miami Avenue, this new neighborhood addition is a welcome sight in an area where meals can cost you an arm, a leg and your firstborn.

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