Yesterday, several hundred attendees stopped by the beautiful Kampong botanical gardens in Coconut Grove to eat, drink and be merry at Bali Ha’i.
By Sam Brannan of Trulia
Do you want to enjoy the great eats of Miami with your furry companion? There are a variety of restaurants to choose from in Miami’s animal-loving neighborhoods. Ranked 21st in the U.S. with most pet-friendly landlords in Trulia’s article on America’s Most Paw-some Rental Markets, The Magic City is an exceptional place to live for pet owners. In addition, these neighborhoods are packed with great pet-friendly eateries serving up scrumptious Miami cuisine perfect for a night out with the whole family – including your loving dog.
The 22nd annual Bali Ha’i Party, South Florida’s favorite garden party/food & wine fundraiser, will take place from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. this Sunday, April 3. Held at The Kampong, a tropical botanic oasis in Coconut Grove, guests are in for an unforgettable afternoon.
Over the past year, 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 email@example.com.
This week, we’re featuring Dallas Wynne, Executive Pastry Chef at Ariete, and her dog, Cali.
Let’s get right to it: drop whatever you’re doing and head over to Ariete, the recently opened New American restaurant taking Coconut Grove by storm. Located at the old La Bottega space attached to Taurus in the Grove — another favorite — the restaurant is run by Sidebar partner Jason Odio and former Cypress Room sous chef Michael Beltran. And by the looks of it, the duo already have a success on their hands. Read more