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Looking for a romantic dinner in SoBe

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mrmagee Jan 17, 2013 08:20 PM

What we live in Fort Lauderdale, we are having a little staycation in Miami Beach. Going to Pubbelly Sushi, Bazaar and Yardbird with friends, but am looking for somewhere romantic for just me and the mrs. Previous 'date' nights include Casa Tua, Hakkasan, Scarpetta but looking for a new option please.

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    tpigeon Jan 18, 2013 05:48 AM

    Indomania

    There, I remembered it.

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      mrmagee Jan 18, 2013 07:13 AM

      Looks great, think will book it for one of the nights with friends. Looking for something a bit 'sexier' / romantic for the date night ;)

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        tpigeon Jan 18, 2013 11:23 AM

        You might want to look at Milos. It is very expensive though.

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          mrmagee Jan 18, 2013 11:41 AM

          Was thinking about it for lunch (which I did in Vegas and it was great), but probably too hard with the little kids, and makes dinner seem even more expensive!

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            tpigeon Jan 18, 2013 02:01 PM

            1500 Degrees

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              mrmagee Jan 18, 2013 02:25 PM

              been and didn't get the hype.

              wow, feel like I am being super picky!

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      BigBonesBradley Jan 18, 2013 09:20 AM

      Osteria Del Teatro, Bond Street (so dark you could probably get it on without anyone noticing!) Bianca

      1. The Chowfather Jan 19, 2013 05:26 AM

        Get a table in the garden at The Dutch or head over the causeway to neMesis Urban Bistro.

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          tpigeon Jan 19, 2013 05:30 AM

          Wants to be more sceney than Nemesis. If you are heading across the causeway, I would do Zuma or Tuyo given what the op wants.

          One last shot is Cecconi's.

        2. porker Jan 19, 2013 06:16 AM

          Howsabout BLT Steak.
          I had a very enjoyable meal here with Mrs. Porker a month or so ago.

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            mrmagee Feb 4, 2013 01:07 PM

            so we ended up trying to decide between the Dutch and Makato. Ended up at the former, in the garden. Pretty romantic. Service was excellent, but not so much the food, which was good but I guess i was expecting more.

            Yellotail crudo to start was ok, but the watermelon definitely overpowered the fish.

            Lamd pappardelle was fine.

            Banana cream pie was good, but not as good as I was expecting, and I love most banana desserts.

            Maybe it was high expectations going in, but while we had good meal, I wouldn't rush back at those prices.

            Thanks everyone for the suggestions.

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