Florida

Restaurants in Florida

The homey lunchtime restaurant is filled with exhausted interior decorators and their clients ingesting salads and generous wedges of homemade key lime pound cake who moonlights as a showroom hostess at the wacky boutique, Dolce.

Don't assume that the smaller shops selling Key lime pie are the most authentic. The yellow factory on Simonton, which smells of graham crackers (an ingredient in the crust), is the real deal. Order it topped with meringue.

Vix

This low-lit indie coffee shop-cafe has an edgy vibe and menu that dances from crawfish étouffée to crispy corn nuggets.

Located in the Mt. Dora area, the Goblin Market is owned by husband and wife team Vince and Janis Guzinski.

The most civilized refuge on South Beach's main shopping artery, this café offers a mix of Latin and Southern cuisine, along with a healthy dose of people-watching. Snag one of the choice outdoor tables and enjoy the scene as well as the delicious grilled mahi tacos.

Experience a little "Jamaica Mon" right in Downtown Miami, where Mama, a.k.a Carol Patricia Whyte, will welcome you with the best the islands have to offer.  Open for almost a decade, Caribbean Delite serves up the finest   

Sandy’s Café never closes so visitors can stop in for Cuban and Mexican cuisine anytime.

Andrea Menichetti prepares hearty Tuscan fare (gnocchi with ricotta baked in parmesan olive oil), made with ingredients from his family's farm in Italy.