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Lolo’s Surf Cantina

December 31, 2017

Lolo’s Surf Cantina is a Baja-inspired Mexican eatery and bar located in Miami Beach’s South of Fifth neighborhood. Open daily from 11 a.m.until closing Lolo’s reflects the spirit of Mexican hospitality with bold and inventive fare sourced locally. The flavor forward menu is loaded with gluten free options (GF) (see below) and was crafted by Richard Ampudia, a Mexico City native hailed as the “Godfather of Mexican Street Food.” The accessibly priced menu focuses on authentic and traditional Mexican cuisine,…

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Olla: A Gluten Free tour of Unique Mexican Cuisine

May 4, 2017
Olla Miami Gluten Free Review Munch Miami

A simple Google search for “Miami Beach Mexican Restaurants” will return more than ten establishments within a two block radius! So how do you make yourself stand out from so many competitors? Simply by respecting the authenticity, quality, and diversity of the dishes. Bringing in flavors from Oaxaca to Puebla, and from Yucatan to Veracruz, Olla leaves no stone unturned. Olla’s menu pays homage to your classic Mexican fare, but if you’re expecting a bunch of soft shell tacos stuffed with carnitas, chicken,…

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Taquiza Mexican Taqueria

February 20, 2017

Located in the heart of Miami Beach is a taqueria crafting authentic tacos and street fare. Taquiza opened a little over 2 years ago and has been serving up delicious homemade tacos like nobody’s business. With a food-truck type feel, enjoying some of the most authentic tacos in Miami is as easy as walking up to the counter and placing your order. Recommended Taquiza Dishes: To start, grab yourself one or two of their refreshing house made drinks. Their Agua de…

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DIRT

November 6, 2016

The health food scene has been growing at a steady rate in Miami for quite some time now, starting slowly with the opening of a couple of hard to find cold pressed juice bars and farmers markets, to what now seems like an overabundance of options to choose from. With all these options suddenly becoming available, how do you know what’s good and who’s just trying to join in on the fad?  Well, if you’re the kind of person that…

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Bodega Taqueria y Tequila

August 2, 2016

Located in South Beach on the corner of Alton and 16th street, is a tiny Mexican restaurant with a unique twist. You know you’ve arrived at Bodega Taqueria y Tequila, when you turn the corner and see a small establishment with a built-in food truck! Long lines are common on the weekends (and especially in the evenings), and this is because Bodega has their very own massive bar/lounge situated in a secret room located behind the food truck. Find your…

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Recipes

Parmigiano Reggiano Tacos

July 28, 2016

Munch Miami was graciously invited to participate in a Parmigiano Reggiano themed cooking class at the Biltmore Culinary Academy. The event was sponsored by the Parmigiano Reggiano Consortium and the main ingredient for all the dishes of the evening was (the real) Parmesan Cheese! Our team consisted of: Claudia Serrano and Ricardo Arbona of Knock on Food (@knockonfoodrc) and Laura Sgroi of Now That I Am in My Thirties (@laura.sgroi). This was one of Munch Miami’s favorite events of all time and we wanted to share the…

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Talavera Cocina Mexicana

July 26, 2016
Talavera - Munch Miami Gluten Free Review

Mexican food isn’t just about tacos, burritos, and quesadillas… and Talavera Cocina Mexicana strives to make this a point every day. Located in the heart of downtown Coral Gables, Talavera brings classic and contemporary Mexican fare to a sophisticated new level. This place isn’t your typical hole-in-the-wall, midnight munching spot. It’s a place you can sit down with the whole family and enjoy some excellent, authentic Mexican food and have a drink or two… or three. Sure, Talavera will serve…

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SoCal Cantina

May 4, 2016

SoCal Cantina is a California Style “taqueria” with a very simple menu. This taco spot offers some great appetizers, simple (yet very tasty) tacos, and amazing drinks and drink specials. Their Happy Hour (Everyday, 4 PM – 8 PM) offers $5 margaritas and $3 tacos and their Bottomless Brunch (Sundays, 12 PM -6 PM) is unrivaled offering unlimited Champagne, Bellini’s, Mimosas, and Margaritas AND an entree for $25-$30. SoCal Cantina Favorites: Our favorite taco on the menu had to be…

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