5 restaurant picks and your excuse to eat discounted gourmet meals

Let’s call Miami Spice what it is: an unconquerable beast of a countywide feast.

It’s impossible, say, for an adventurous epicure to take part in all 141 restaurants (and growing) offered by the summerlong promotion running Aug. 1-Sept. 30, even if they visited two eateries every day.

So Miami Spice eaters will have to settle for their favorite deals, which abound – if you know where to look. Miami Spice will dish three-course prix-fixe menus at $28 for lunch and brunch (up from $25 last year) and $42 for dinner (up from $39 last year), which doesn’t include tax, tip and libations. The price hike, organizer Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau explains on its website, is “a result of direct feedback from restaurateurs… to help offset rising costs of ingredients and operations” since the pandemic.

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New Miami Restaurants: Jia, Fireman Derek’s, Chick’ N Jones, Zaka Modern Japanese

click to enlarge Chick'N Jones is open in Time Out Market. - PHOTO COURTESY OF THE OPRAH WINFREY NETWORK

Chick’N Jones is open in Time Out Market.

Photo courtesy of the Oprah Winfrey Network

Miami’s latest round of restaurant openings includes a brand-new fried chicken joint, a dinner club-style Chinese restaurant, a new flagship location in Wynwood for Fireman Derek’s.

Know of any openings that aren’t on our list? Email [email protected]

click to enlarge Fried chicken at Chick'N Jones - PHOTO COURTESY OF THE OPRAH WINFREY NETWORK

Fried chicken at Chick’N Jones

Photo courtesy of the Oprah Winfrey Network

Chick’N Jones

1601 Drexel Ave., Miami Beach

Amaris Jones is many things: chef, influencer, fashionista, community organizer, and restaurateur. Jones has returned to the world of commercial kitchens with the recent launch of Chick’N Jones, her modern fried-chicken concept inside Time Out Market. When it comes to the menu, Jones will lead you down a path to health as easily as

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