Sunday, June 13, 2021

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350 S. County Road, Palm Beach
561/833-3450
Casual elegance of Palm Beach meets modern culinary sensibilities of Miami at the first independent restaurant by chef Clay Conley. The design offers both intimate and energetic dining areas, while the menu is by turn familiar (wood-
19999 W. Country Club Drive
Aventura
786/279-6600
Michael Mina’s elegant steak house in tony Turnberry Isle features impeccable service, an encyclopedic wine list and a roster of USDA Prime Angus, Wagyu and Kobe steaks. Try the feather-light beignets accompanied by cookbook-
21065 Powerline Rd.
Boca Raton
561/483-4949
Market-fresh seafood is the cornerstone – like Chilean sea bass prepared over a wood-burning grill and served with Rhea's topping (crabmeat, sautéed spinach and a signature lime, tomato and garlic sauce.) Dinner nightly.
4405 W. Tradewinds Ave.
Lauderdale-by-the-Sea
954/267-9888
This is one of the best spots around for waterside dining; the two-for-one lunch special makes it one of the most affordable. Choose from a raw bar, fish nearly every which way, as well as daily, seasonal fish specials.
741 S.E. 17th St.
Fort Lauderdale
954/522-9191
The bistro is all Euro-chic decor—blond wood, mod lighting, abstract paintings. It also has good food, from pastas to steaks and chops and a wide range of fresh seasonal fish and seafood. Don’t forget the phenomenal wine list.
309 Via De Palmas
Boca Raton
561/395-7462
Part vaguely German beer garden, part all-American sports bar, this rustic eatery offers menus that channel both, as well as an excellent selection of two-dozen beers on tap and the same number by the bottle. The food is basic
313 Worth Ave., Palm Beach
561/831-1500
Bice continues to hold the title of favorite spot on the island for the see-and-be-seen crowd. The venerable restaurant offers a marvelous array of risottos and fresh pastas and classic dishes like veal chop Milanese, sautéed chicken
1300 Biscayne Blvd.
Miami
305/357-7900
Barton G., an event impresario with a flair for serious theatrics, has fashioned his unique restaurant with fun and interesting fare. Choices include popcorn shrimp—served with real popcorn in a movie-theater container. Desserts look
1000 E Atlantic Avenue
Delray Beach
561-665-4900
This posh restaurant in the luxurious Seagate Hotel & Spa mines quality ingredients for maximum flavor. A light, chunky gazpacho with soothing cucumber cream is perfect warm-weather dining. It’s also hard to resist the gum-tender
6750 N. Federal Highway
Boca Raton
561/997-7373
Arturo’s quiet, comfortable dining room; slightly formal, rigorously professional service; and carefully crafted Italian dishes never go out of style. You’ll be tempted to make a meal of the array of delectable antipasti from the an