Celebrity Travel Guide to Florida
Bruce Weber’s Miami
Weber loves to hang out at the Setai (dinner for two $100), which hosts dim sum and champagne parties on Friday nights. The Standard (dinner for two $100) is another great venue with panoramic views of Biscayne Bay. Near the Bal Harbour Shops, Weber likes the Palm Restaurant (dinner for two $150). Known for steak and Nova Scotia lobster, it’s an old-school joint with caricatures of longtime regulars on the walls—“the best place on Sunday nights,” Weber says.
Miami Beach: The newest outpost of the London-based boutique hotel and social club, the oceanfront Soho Beach House Miami (doubles from $650) was created by local architect Allan Shulman and designer Martin Brudnizki. Expect a Cecconi’s Italian restaurant, a Cuban coffee bar, and a 100-foot-long beachside pool.
Downtown Miami: Set within the Arquitectonica-designed 67-story Marquis Residences is the stylish Great Value Tempo Miami, A RockResort (doubles from $249), where the 14th-floor Sky Pool Deck gives way to unparalleled city views. The just-opened JW Marriott Marquis Miami (doubles from $329) accompanies the Hotel Beaux Arts Miami (the