La Camaronera: A Fried Food Paradise

Before walking into La Camaronera Seafood Joint and Fish Market, you need to remember two things. The first: Bring cash. The place does not accept credit cards. The second thing: Don’t tell your cardiologist. This casual eatery is known for its fried … everything.

People love the place — it’s been around for decades. But despite being around for so long, it was just recently that we visited La Camaronera for the first time. It certainly won’t be the last time.

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Wag Wednesday: Virginia Gil & Lola


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

This week, we’re featuring Virginia Gil, Editor of Time Out Miami, and her poodle, Lola.

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3rd Annual SoFlo Cake and Candy Expo Returns

Melanie Richard and Natasha O’Connor, the women behind the SoFlo Cake and Candy Expo, once found it very difficult to find baking supplies in South Florida. Passionate home bakers with a sweet tooth, they decided to open Sweet Life Cake and Candy Supply to fill the void that other South Florida home bakers were coming across.

Fast forward to 2015, and they launched the SoFlo Cake and Candy Expo, a trade show for home bakers and professionals alike to discover the latest in baking and decorating trends, purchase the new supplies, and even sit in on demos and classes. This year, the event is taking place April 28-30 at the Miami Airport Convention Center.

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Top Chefs Team Up for Annual Diabetes Research Event

Some of the most popular chefs from across South Florida will treat guests to the best seat in the house at the annual Out of the Kitchen event hosted by two-time Bravo TV “Top Chef” alum chef Sam Talbot and CBS Miami Entertainment and Lifestyle Reporter Lisa Petrillo in the St. Regis Bal Harbour, April 28, 2017. Proceeds will benefit the cure-focused work of the Diabetes Research Institute at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine.

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Grovetoberfest: A Craft Beer Mecca


Craft beer lovers know that Grovetoberfest is a fun way to do some serious beer tasting of over 300 craft beers from around the world. This year, Grovetoberfest will move slightly South to Miami Marine Stadium, a move geared towards allowing more people to experience Florida’s largest beer festival. The event will take place this Saturday (October 15) from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

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