The Ultimate Downtown Miami Guide

Miami is a magical city with its bustling skyline, restaurants and iconic places to explore. One of those destinations happens to be Downtown Miami. Below is a guide to all the best things to do in Downtown Miami to make the most of your trip. Where to Dine Motek Café The Mediterranean restaurant scene in […]

Florida Travel: A Philadelphian’s Guide to Eating Miami

For decades, dining in Miami meant delicious Cuban food, tourist haunts on Ocean Drive, and a few award-winning chefs who (thank God) stayed loyal to their Miami roots. But in the early 2000s, game-changing restaurants started popping up and soon, a renowned food destination was born, one with Michelin-starred restaurants, the South Beach Wine & Food […]

The 10 Best Places to Dine Near the Top Miami Art Week Shows and Events

Miami Art Week, which runs the week of November 28, brings thousands of visitors into town to enjoy a bevy of art fairs and over-the-top events, which makes it one of the busiest times of the year in the Magic City. With the influx of people comes heavy traffic, so savvy food lovers want to […]

New Restaurants to Try This Week: Café Grumpy, MaryGold’s, and Paperfish Sushi

Adana kebabMiami’s latest round of openings includes a second location for Café Grumpy, the grand opening of MaryGold’s inside Arlo Wynwood, and a South Beach location of Paperfish Sushi. Know of any openings that aren’t on our list? Email cafe@miaminewtimes.com. Cafe Grumpy has opened its second South Florida location in Miami. Cafe Grumpy photo Café Grumpy […]

Taste Of The Town: Motek in Aventura serves up mouth-watering Israeli-Mediterranean dishes

  MIAMI – Located in the outside dining area of Aventura Mall, Motek is a charming and elegant Israeli-Mediterranean restaurant that serves brunch all day among a plethora of mouth-watering plates. Motek, which means “sweetheart” in Hebrew, is a family-run restaurant and the brainchild of Tessa Levy, a young mother of four who’s thrilled to have […]

Best Breakfast of Miami

36 NE First St., Miami, 33132 MAP 786-953-7689 motekcafe.com https://www.miaminewtimes.com/best-of?keywords=motek  

Best Restaurant (Aventura)

When most of us think of malls, we think of grabbing an Auntie Anne’s to stave off hunger pangs before shoe shopping. But Aventura Mall is home to a plethora of delicious, locally based restaurants. One of the most delightful of those is Motek Café, where you can enjoy brunch all day. The menu is […]

Motek Cafe – Aventura

 Time Out saysYou know a place is good when it becomes most people’s defacto answer for questions like “who makes the best burger? and “where can I find really good hummus?” Motek is the spot, an unassuming Israeli café with a very large following—so big, in fact, it’s expanded from a tiny sliver between jewelry stores in […]

12 Kosher-Friendly Restaurants in South Florida

  Whether a regular at synagogue or a less-structured believer who enjoys worshipping in the sun and sand, there’s a fit for everyone in our diverse and inclusive Sunshine State. The same goes for restaurants — for those wanting a kosher-friendly meal, these spots offer plenty of flavor to keep diners coming back year-round.   […]