Manna Life Food: Meatless Mondays Made Easy

This goes without saying, but we eat a lot. And many times, we leave a meal feeling stuffed and tired (and wondering how we’re going to burn the calories). Not so at Manna Life Food, a Downtown Miami plant-based eatery that specializes in food that’s not only good for you but also makes you feel good.

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Essensia Restaurant + Lounge Welcomes Summer With Bright and Beautiful Dishes

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To say that Essensia is a great restaurant would be an understatement. Nestled inside The Palms Hotel & Spa, this upscale Mid-Beach restaurant fuses global influences for flavorful dishes that delight the senses. After trying out their latest seasonal fare and getting a sneak peek of their Miami Spice offerings, all the praise in our previous review still stands — and then some.

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DIRT’s Seasonal Menus Continue to Impress

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A lot has changed since we visited DIRT earlier this year. But at the same time, a lot hasn’t changed at this Miami Beach farm-to-counter eatery and wellness bar. What’s different: the menu, which is now in full spring/summer mode with colorful, refreshing items to complement the seasons. What’s the same: Chef Nicole Votano’s impeccable ability to create satisfying dishes that are equal parts healthy and delicious.

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DIRT: Eating Clean Just Got Way More Delicious

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Eating healthy isn’t something that comes easy for us. As food bloggers, it’s especially difficult to follow a “clean eating” plan when we’re bombarded with unhealthy delicious creations left and right. Who has time for fruit bowls, smoothies and wraps? No, thank you.

It wasn’t until we came across DIRT last month that our mindset made a 180-degree turn. The team behind the new healthy eatery on Miami Beach has figured out a way to make eating clean a satisfying and tasty experience — and one worth repeating. In other words, DIRT makes us wish all healthy food tasted this good.

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221 Cafe: Healthy, Delicious Downtown Food With a Personal Touch

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Jean and Carene Zaragoza

Restaurants are a dime a dozen in Downtown. No matter which street you turn on, you’re going to quickly find a place to eat… guaranteed. It takes a lot to stand out in such a cluttered market, but 221 Cafe does just that with its wide range of tasty, natural food at prices that are actually reasonable (something unheard of in these parts).

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