There are new battles being fought this week in the continuing war between David Mainiero (better known as David Manero, the name under which he conducts business) and former business partners John Rosatti and Lee Goldberg. Mainiero -- who had his hand in projects like The Office in Delray Beac ... More >>
Glen Manfra's Pop Up restaurant -- which was always envisioned as a temporary eatery (and which has delicious food, according to my predecessor John Linn) will hold out two more weeks until it folds for the summer to undergo transformation for its next incarnation as Spoon Fed, a comfort-food, It ... More >>
Candace WestBurgerFi opens a second location in Delray Beach.BurgerFi, restaurateur David Manero's fast-casual burger and concrete concept, opened its second location in Delray Beach. The restaurant, located directly on Ocean Boulevard, has the same concept as the first BurgerFi restaurant in Lau ... More >>
Bar Italia in LantanaThis should be interesting: Mark Militello, chef/restaurateur and most recently, consultant, announced he's now a partner in the former Apicius Ristorante in Lantana - now called Bar Italia. Apicius' former bigwig, Leo Balestrieri, is also involved in the restaurant."I'll be ... More >>
The restaurant empire of David Manero just keeps on growing. The owner of Vic & Angelo's, DeVito South Beach, The Office and BurgerFi is already gearing up for a July debut of his second BurgerFi in Delray Beach, with rumors of a third upscale burger joint for CityPlace swirling i ... More >>
It's a good thing no one got too attached the the Atlantic Ocean Club, Delray Beach's farm-to-table restaurant that set sail for good last weekend. The much-hyped restaurant's stay on the Avenue was a brief one. It lasted just four months total. Now set to take its place: The Pop Up, an Italian-t ... More >>
As a countdown to the Best of Broward Palm Beach 2011, coming in June, Clean Plate Charlie is serving up a hundred of our favorite dishes in South Florida. Send your own nominations to Deirdra.Funcheon@BrowardPalmBeach.com.No. 18: Whole Wheat Tagliatelle with Shrimp and Asparagus from Vic & ... More >>
Chef Francy DeskinYesterday we posted Part I of our interview with The Office's chef de cuisine, Francy Deskin. If you missed it, you can read it here. We continue with Part II.
Clean Plate Charlie: Does your daughter like cooking? Do you think you'll have another chef in the family?
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Chef Francy DeskinThe Office is restaurant mogul David Manero's gastropub concept in Delray Beach. With 39 craft beers on tap and dozens more in bottles and creative twists on pub food classics, it's one of the most popular (and populated) restaurants on the Atlantic Avenue strip. We ... More >>
The "Burgerfication of the nation" marches onward, or at least the expansion of SoFla restaurateur David Manero's soon-to-be-not-so-fledgling upscale hamburger empire. On July 4 (there's something else special about that date, but I can't quite remember what it is), the second BurgerFi is slated ... More >>
Burger Fi 1/2 & 1/2 Stack and Parmesean Herb Fries
Burger Fi, the much-anticipated casual burger restaurant by David Manero has opened in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea. BurgerFi is short for the "burgerfication of the nation". Though it can be argued that the USA is al ... More >>
Chances are your office doesn't serve a big fatty of a burger made with USDA Prime beef dry-aged for 26 days, but one is now on the menu at David Manero's The Office in Delray Beach. Even better, you no longer have to cool your taste buds at the bar waiting for a table, as the restaurant is ... More >>
Manero, left, with DeVito South Beach partner Danny DeVito.David Manero -- the man behind Vic & Angelo's, DeVito South Beach, and the Office -- is officially getting in on the burger game. The successful restaurateur even has national plans for his latest concept.His new restaurant, called Bu ... More >>
Move over, the Office, there's a new gastropub in town. And just think, before a few months ago, Delray wouldn't have known a gastropub from an upscale beer bar (paging Tryst).Chef Allen Susser's Taste Gastropub is slated to open in April at 169 NE Second Avenue in the Pineapple Grove section of ... More >>
Chef Mark Militello, formerly of The Office.Although David Manero's Delray gastropub The Office only opened a month ago, New Times has confirmed that Chef Mark Militello has already left the building. Militello, who at one time presided over four namesake restaurants in South Florida, came to The ... More >>
John Linn"Grown-up" tater tots from The Office in Delray Beach are topped with bacon crumbles and creme fraiche. Read our first impressions of the joint here.This week on the blog:We show you how to recreate La Cigale's char-grilled artichokes.Patty Canedo gets physical with a box of lobsters in ... More >>
John LinnIt's been just over a month since the Office debuted in Delray Beach, the latest restaurant from David Manero and former Mark's chef Mark Militello. And a recent visit showed that the upscale gastropub is starting to hit its stride.I made the trek to Delray on a recent Friday night with ... More >>
The Office will open the New Year in Delray, and we don't mean Steve Carell. We do mean Mark Militello and David Manero, the original Mango Gangster and creator of Vic & Angelo's and DeVito South Beach, who will debut their first collaboration in January in the Atlantic Avenue sit ... More >>
Photo by Jacob KatelChef Mark MilitelloChef Mark Militello has left 1 Bleu at the One Resort and Spa (formerly The Regent Bal Harbour) to join The Office, a gastropub in Delray said to be opening in late November.
Last December Militello took the reigns as executive chef of
culinary operations a ... More >>
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Photo by Flickr user eastbayjayYou've probably heard about all hot stuff going on along Atlantic Avenue in Delray Beac ... More >>