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.
Don’t forget to call ahead for reservations. Many restaurants absorb a loss drawing offseason