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  • Blogs

    April 25, 2014

    Five Best Food and Drink Events This Weekend: Seafood Fest, Drunk Zombies, and More

    Congratulations, you made it through yet another working week. You might as well give yourself a pat on the back to celebrate -- or better yet, a drink or three. Whether you're hoping to get in on some Sunday Funday drinking action, looking to help homeless dogs while getting drunk, or longing to n ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 17, 2014

    Chef Shannon Weiberg of Bash American Bistro on the Early Craft Beer Scene, Southern-Influence, and More

    Broward's western suburbs aren't known for having a booming restaurant scene. There are some great ethic restaurants, but the majority of the eateries west of I-95 are national chains serving the same old boring reincarnation of chicken wings and spinach/artichoke dip. Bash American Bistro is one ... More >>

  • Calendar

    January 9, 2014
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    November 7, 2013

    Gobble Wobble Pub Crawl Invades Fort Lauderdale This Saturday

    Now that Halloween is behind us, it's time for our thoughts to turn to turkeys, hot apple pie, and drinking for a cause at the second-annual Gobble Wobble Pub Crawl. The crawl starts this Saturday, November 9 at 4 p.m. and visits six different Fort Lauderdale bars, with each location offering up a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 30, 2013

    New Times Happy Hours App Party: Free Drinks at Quarterdeck Friday

    You know what's the best part of going back to work after a long holiday weekend? Knowing that Friday is just one day closer! Congrats, people. You almost made it through another work week. Now, it's time to celebrate once again with some drinks and bites with friends. But wait, you say... you spe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 26, 2013

    Memorial Day: Where to Celebrate in Broward and Palm Beach Counties

    You better get ready. One of the biggest drinking holidays is just around the bend. Whether you're looking to barbecue on the beach or let the professionals take care of matters for you, it should be a big one. For those of you looking to pawn those party planning duties onto someone else, we hav ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2013

    Where to Watch Super Bowl 2013: Bar and Restaurant Deals In Fort Lauderdale, Broward County

    Super Bowl is one of the biggest American parties of the year, and if you're looking to make the day as super as the bowl, we have a list of the best places to find specials in Fort Lauderdale and greater Broward County.See Also:- Where to Watch Super Bowl 2013 Palm Beach County: Bars and Restaurant ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2012

    What Your Drink Says About You

    When a patron sits down at the bar, the bartender immediately sizes up him or her and wonders: "Is this an amateur who is going to cheapskate me out of a tip? Or is this person a pro drinker?" We know -- it's not nice to stereotype. But it takes a seasoned bartender only a moment to deduce all he ne ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2012

    Happy Hour at Fusionarie Japanese Signature: Cheap Sake Mojitos and Appetizers

    The hunt for happy hour is a never-ending quest for any value-conscious booze hound. This is especially true for anyone hoping for a happy hour menu with more interesting choices than Miller Lite and onion rings. Last week's journey led my friend and me to the doors of Fusionarie Japanese Signature ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 6, 2012

    Yard House Now Open in Mizner Park in Boca Raton: A First Drink

    Yard House, situated at the south end of Mizner Park in Boca Raton, is a cavernous temple in which one can worship at the altar of beer -- or dozens of beers, should one be so inclined. The mammoth restaurant/bar's newest locale had its official opening on Sunday, though it celebrated a "soft" openi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2012

    Cheap Booze Watch: Uncle Julio's in Boca Raton Has a New Happy Hour

    ​Happy hour is never more than a few moments from the average clock-puncher's mind, and when we catch wind of a chance to guzzle margaritas (and beer, wine, whatever) at a lower price, our ears perk up. Uncle Julio's Fine Mexican Food in Mizner Park -- you know; that place at the north end of the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 8, 2012

    St. Patrick's Day in South Florida: Celebrate With Food and Drink

    ​St. Patrick's Day is little more than a week away and soon, South Florida will be awash in green beer and cooked cabbage (and the after-effects of said green beer and cabbage). The celebration isn't limited to one day on the calendar; festivals and parades are popping up this weekend to give you ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 2, 2012

    South Florida's Best Bars to Take Out-of-Towners

    ​Here in South Florida, we're pretty damned good at drinking -- particularly in bars. When someone visits from out of town, it's only right to share some of this talent with your guest. Given that our region is home to some pretty out-of-the-ordinary drinking destinations, you've got extra motivat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 27, 2011

    South Florida's Best Dive Bars

    ​While eating at Anthony's Coal Fired Pizza, my second week in Florida, I met a yacht captain --a younger, thinner, clean-cut version of the John Goodman character in The Big Lebowski. We got to talking about dive bars. "I've got the perfect dive bar to take you to," he said. This being a Tuesday, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2011

    Boynton Beach's Sweetwater Bar & Grill: A Speakeasy Theme That Combines Classic Craft Cocktails With Specialty Microbrews

    ​At the 6-month-old Sweetwater Bar and Grill in Boynton Beach, we dare you to find anything recognizable on the rotating cocktail and beer menu.A quick once-over and you'll see there's not a single familiar favorite. No Cosmos, lemon drops, or mojitos -- not even a margarita. And fo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 1, 2011

    South Florida Bars and Restaurants Recycle Liquor Bottles to Make Brandles Candles

    ​The next time you head to the garbage to toss out that empty liquor bottle - think again. Why? Because that Corona would be so much better off on your coffee table instead of in the trash.At least for local entrepreneur Bryan Turner - owner and founder of Brandles. For him, all those em ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 26, 2011

    Drink & Food Events This Week in Broward/Palm Beach Counties

    Steve Parker via Flickr Creative CommonsGet lost in a beer or two at M Bar. ​It's something of a quiet week in Broward and Palm Beach Counties, presumably because South Florida residents will be girding their loins -- and leaving time to pick up the lederhosen and dirndl from the dry cleaners -- f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 2, 2011

    WilliamsWarn Creates World's First Personal Brewery

    With the foodie movement in full effect these days, craft beer is all the rage. If you are a regular reader of our popular columns, Beer of the Week and Booze Hound, you know what we are alluding to. For those new to the scene (Did you just surface from a bomb shelter?), here's some advice: Please d ... More >>

  • Music

    April 21, 2011
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    March 14, 2011

    Q&A With James Gregory, Manager of Maguires Hill 16

    Plenty of bars in South Florida want to lay claim to being "authentically Irish." Charlie has been in and out of these places, some of them blaring Top 40 music and flashing lights, others covered in wall-to-wall green. Authentic? Hardly. Maguires Hill 16 is the real deal.  Charlie spoke with ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2011

    The Bad Girl's Guide to the Super Bowl

    Flickr user: seantoyerYou'll be seeing a lot of this Sunday.​I know it's not politically correct to say girls don't like football. Plenty of smart, sophisticated women -- some of my best friends! -- love to guzzle Yuengling and scream at Ben Roethlisberger on a Sunday afternoon.But the Super Bowl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2010

    Q&A With Chef Hans Huber From the Ambry German Restaurant in Fort Lauderdale

    Elsewhere on this blog, the ever-erudite eating machine John Linn proclaimed the Ambry German Restaurant his very favorite place to eat German food and drink German beer. It sure is a cool-looking place (who hasn't driven past it a million times?), and it has a dizzying array of food from the old co ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2010

    Underground Dive Bar Shows Porn

    Jamie Long​Hidden in a dark parking lot within earshot of airplanes landing at FLL is Bimini Bay Bar -- the czar of all dive bars, the sultan of all things skanky. The underground watering hole relishes in the fact that it is a bit obscure and unknown to the general public. Heck, the banner outs ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2010

    Beer of the Week: Dogfish Head Aprihop

    John Linn​Unrepentant beer drinkers, rejoice! Each week, Clean Plate Charlie will select one craft or import beer and give you the lowdown on it: How does it taste? What should you drink it with? Where can you find it? But mostly, it's all about the love of the brew. If you have a beer you'd like ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2010

    Even Lucy and Ethel Had Their Differences

    Debra Villegas and Melissa Lewis: Miller Light meets Pinot Grigio.​It's well-known that Debra Villegas and Melissa Britt Lewis were best friends. They ate lunch together, texted every night, vacationed together in the Keys. They nicknamed themselves Lucy and Ethel, and according to Debra, some peo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 7, 2009

    Escaping Captivity at The Lodge Beer & Grill

    The Lodge's draft beer board dominates a whole wall.​My favorite thing about The Lodge, a bar that serves a wide selection of craft beer in Boca Raton, is watching people get converted. On a recent visit, a pack of college kids from up the block at FAU swarmed in and grabbed seats next to us at th ... More >>

  • Dining

    May 21, 2009

    Hoppin' Glad

    Tryst turns this snarky wine snob into a baby beer buff.

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2008

    Porky-N-Beans and Other Funny Names at Ribfest 2008

    Elyse Wanshel Parma, Ohio’s Porky-N-Beans won best ribs at Miami-Dade Parks’ Ribfest 2008. Ten bucks and then you get to eat all the free ribs you want? Sounds too good to be true. And it is, busting open the word-of-mouth myth that, last Saturday, lured me down to Homestead Air Reserve for Mia ... More >>

  • Music

    September 4, 2008
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    April 24, 2008

    Borne in the U.S.A.

    How they define the heartland on Broward Boulevard

  • Music

    December 6, 2007
  • Calendar

    November 29, 2007
  • Music

    November 1, 2007
  • News

    July 5, 2007

    Looking for Mr. Goodtime

    Can we change the world one pole dance at a time?

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2007
  • Music

    October 5, 2006

    The Deep End

    A Weekly Amendment

  • News

    September 14, 2006

    Automatic Hangover

    Tossing dirty balls into beer is one way to remember college, apparently.

  • News

    March 16, 2006

    In the Clouds

    FAU Tries to Get Real

  • Nightlife

    May 12, 2005

    Best Bartender in Broward

    "Super" Dave Pettibone at Dicey Riley's

  • Music

    April 21, 2005

    The Stuff of Legends

    These days, John Ralston is exceedingly prolific. But there's more to the story than that.

  • News

    November 18, 2004

    Laptop Pimpin'

    The SoFla sex industry is being taken over by grandfatherly procurers and Internet-surfing hos

  • Calendar

    October 28, 2004

    Freaks, Unite!

    Nothing like pumpkin beer to bring people together...

  • Calendar

    January 8, 2004

    Fair Enough

    Wheelin' and Dealin' with art peddlers

  • Calendar

    August 7, 2003

    Piggin' Out

    Are you ready for some football?

  • Arts and Entertainment

    May 16, 2002
  • Music

    December 27, 2001

    Binary System

    Campfire twang, ambient avant-garde, bounce-worthy disco: Bill and John Storch can do that, too

  • Dining

    November 1, 2001

    Super Wings

    The simple, high-quality fare at Planet Krypton would make Clark Kent feel right at home

  • News

    April 8, 1999

    One Last Shot

    At age 64, pool hustler Danny DiLiberto is one of a dying breed. He's not ready, however, to hang up his stick.

  • Music

    April 23, 1998
  • News

    December 25, 1997

    A Real Brew-haha

    Why can't Florida's Polish immigrants quaff their native beer? Because the state legislature won't let them, that's why.

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