Dania Beach Casino Buffet

  There is no shortage of casinos in Broward and Miami-Dade counties. The Casino at Dania Beach was completely updated about a year ago when it was called Dania  Jai-Alai. The new casino is a local treat. It is cozy enough so you don’t need a GPS, but large enough to have everything you need in a…

Paolo’s Three’s Company 

  Rather quickly it seems South Florida is recovering from Hurricane Irma. We are thankful that we fared far better than our friends on the West Coast, including Naples and Tampa and were spared the utter devastation of the Florida Keys. I’m hoping I can return to the Keys sometime soon. In the meantime FPL is doing…

The Riverside Hotel 

Fort Lauderdale, South Florida is known for many things, however, history isn’t one of them. One of the rare exceptions is The Riverside Hotel which adds a touch of glamour and history to the otherwise recent chapter in human history made possible by air conditioning. Located in trendy (and expensive) Las Olas, the Riverside Hotel…

Schnitzel Haus

In the deep snow covered mountains of North Miami, there is a small German outpost that brings a culture from another continent to our fair metropolis. I would have never heard of such a place even though it seems like the restaurant and pils bar has been here since, well it’s certainly been here a…

Shenanigan’s

Yes that man in the red bandana had a sword! Drinks are cheap, TV’s are all over and music is diverse and loud. Looking for a bar where everyone knows your name? Well, maybe that’s not here, but everyone, and I do mean everyone is here… Shenanigan’s practices the lost art of a neighborhood bar…