Scott Frielich

  • Blogs

    July 11, 2014

    Delux Celebrating Its Final Weekend in Delray Beach, New Concept Honey Opening This Fall

    This weekend marks the final in operation for one of downtown Delray Beach's few late night clubs, Delux. The nightclub, which opened in December of 2001, will be closing to begin renovation on a new concept and reopening in September as Honey. Delux has occupied the space once known as 32 Degrees ... More >>

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    May 7, 2014

    Subculture Group Opening Shaker and Pie: Craft Cocktails and Gourmet Pizza

    Restaurants and foods tend to come around in trends. Remember when a new gourmet burger joint seemed to be opening its doors, like, every other day? Pizza, on the other hand, is one of the least fashionable food items on the planet -- it's been around since the Roman days. As stable as it is, bre ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2014

    Lost Weekend Closed; Soon to Reopen on 500 Block of Clematis

    After a five-year run above Feelgoods Rock Bar and Grill on Clematis Street, Sub Culture Group's (the team behind Broward and Palm Beach fave's like DaDa Restaurant & Lounge, Tryst, and Kapow! Noodle Bar) Lost Weekend has closed its doors. Don't get upset yet, however, it's just moving down the str ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2013

    Tryst Now Serving Brunch Thursdays Through Sundays

    Brunch is most individual's favorite meal of the week. It's makes sense, actually; it includes mimosas and Bloody Marys; it's slow and relaxing; and it includes plenty of bacon. What's not to like? As loved as brunch is, for the most part, it's only available on Sundays - major bummer when you hav ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 21, 2013

    DaDa Hosting Veterans Job Fair Today and Tomorrow

    The economy seems to be getting better -- minus, of course whatever unseen consequences the whole government shutdown may end up presenting in the future -- however, unemployment is still a problem for many. In August, the national unemployment rate for veterans made its way to 6.2 percent, down f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 5, 2013

    Taps Coming to Downtown Fort Lauderdale, Himmarshee

    There once was a day in which downtown Fort Lauderdale's riverfront and Himmarshee area was full of a variety of different restaurants and bars. From Hooters and laid-back sports bars to high-end Italian restaurant and upscale martinis, there used to be divergent spots for everyone -- and every poss ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 20, 2013

    DaDa Launches Cigar Line, Small Batch Spiced Rums

    These days it's fairly common for a restaurant or bar to have a signature. In Broward and Palm Beach counties we have craft beer bars galore, wine bars like you wouldn't imagine, bourbon and whisky centric concepts, and tequila focused bar programs. The one spirit that seems to have been overlook ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 18, 2013

    Ten Best Restaurants in Delray Beach

    It wasn't all that long ago that Delray Beach was just like any other South Florida beach town -- minus, of course, Palm Beach proper. Oh, how times have changed. In 1985, the Delray Beach Community Redevelopment Agency (C.R.A.), began its plans to revitalize the city by cleaning up the slums, pres ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 31, 2013

    Clay Conley Has a Secret Love for Skittles, Starburst, and Twizzlers

    If you don't know who Clay Conley is, you're obviously not that into food. For the past two years, Conley has been nominated for the James Beard Foundation's Best Chef in the South -- this year he was the only nominee in all of Broward and Palm Beach counties. The Maine native started off his culi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 30, 2013

    Paul Castronovo: Give Him Pasta and Wine and He's Good to Go

    If you've spent more than five minutes in South Florida, you know who Paul Castronovo is. As part of the Paul and Young Ron Show, Castronovo has woken up more South Floridians than a strong cup of Cuban coffee. The Paul and Young Ron morning radio show is much more than the usual comedic high jinks ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 29, 2013

    Rodney Mayo and Scott Frielich: South Florida's Savviest Restaurateurs

    To say the South Florida nightclub and restaurant scene would be a much more bland and boring place without Rodney Mayo and Scott Frielich would be a huge understatement. While Mayo was opening his long-established West Palm Beach nightclub and live music venue, Respectable Street, in the mid-80s, f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 14, 2013

    The Dubliner is Coming to Fort Lauderdale

    For a while now, the Himmarshee nightlife district in downtown Fort Lauderdale has been on the other side of its peak. With the loss of some of the busier spots like the Brick, and Las Olas having stolen some its thunder, the Himmarshee area has been in need of some assistance. Well, looky who ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2012

    Dada in Delray Beach: Q&A with Executive Chef Bruce Feingold Who Shares Ghost Stories and Cooking Tips

    Bruce Feingold's first job was in a bakery, washing dishes and decorating cookies with sprinkles and frosting. Little did he know it would lead to a future career in one of South Florida's most beloved restaurants situated in a historic home on the outskirts of downtown Delray Beach. A New Jersey ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 10, 2012

    Dada Brings Back Chef-Inspired Wine Pairing Dinners

    Dada Executive Chef Bruce Feingold has announced the return of his restaurant's popular wine pairing dinner series, beginning with the first, dubbed Twelve/Twelve/Twelve because -- you guessed it -- it will be held on December 12. It is the first of such wine pairing dinners to be held at the restau ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 23, 2012

    Villacrusis Has Left Kapow! Noodle Bar

    ​ Updated.Kapow! Noodle Bar has gone the way of Banana Republic by introducing sliders to the menu. This item signals a move to a conservatism to align with its Mizner Park location, prompting chef Roy Villacrusis to depart for other projects. The noodle bar conceived by Rodney Mayo and Scott Fri ... More >>

  • Dining

    December 22, 2011
  • Blogs

    December 20, 2011

    Broward/Palm Beach County Noteworthy Chefs of 2011

    chef Angelo Elia of Casa 'd Angelo​Being a chef has never been a glamorous job as anyone who's made it her life work will tell you. The rise of cooking shows and the fetishizing of food has ushered the profession in the limelight. As restaurants garner attention, it's natural to become more aware ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2011

    Kapow! Noodle Bar's Chef Roy Villacrusis Has Got A Problem

    The wood-framed interior and an ocean of mural give the illusion of being on an old ship.​"I think I have a problem," said chef Roy Villacrusis of Kapow! Noodle Bar, the subject of this week's review. "I don't care what people think."He's not just talking about the menu the Mizner Park noodle hous ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 14, 2011

    Kapow! Noodle Bar: Restaurant Crib Notes

    ​Kapow! Noodle Bar chef Roy Villacrusis won the "Grand Chef Throwdown" at the fifth annual Palm Beach Food and Wine Festival last night, a five-day benefit for the James Beard Foundation. Villacrusis, who helmed the short-lived Kubo that earned New Times' Best Restaurant in Palm Beach in 2011, com ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 13, 2011

    Tap 42 and Kapow! Noodle Bar Open for Lunch

    Melissa McCart​In the event you've made the rounds on our Fort Lauderdale lunch list, there's a new one in the queue.

  • Blogs

    November 16, 2011

    Kapow! Noodle Bar in Boca Raton Opening November 23: A Sneak Peek Inside

    Giving passers-by a peek inside Kapow! Noodle Bar. ​ Noodle fans in Boca Raton have been champing at the bit for the opening of Kapow! Noodle Bar in Mizner Park. The brainchild of Rodney Mayo and Scott Frielich (of Dada, Tryst, the Dubliner, Respectable Street, and Vagabond, to name a few) and Vau ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2011

    Roy Villacrusis Named Executive Chef of Boca Raton's Kapow! Noodle Bar

    ​This just in: Roy Villacrusis, the man behind the innovative small-plates menu at the new Palm Beach Gardens hot spot Dirty Martini and the owner of North Palm Beach's Kubo, has been named executive chef for Kapow! Noodle Bar in Boca Raton.Villacrusis' brand of "Asiatic Cuisine" forms the ba ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 7, 2011

    Kapow! Noodle House to Open November 1

    ​The guys behind Boca Raton's most anticipated restaurant opening will narrow down their chef pick for Kapow! Noodle Bar this week, says partner Vaughan Lazar (Pizza Fusion), one of three partners behind the Asian fusion concept, a joint project conceived by Rodney Mayo and Scott Frielich.The pool ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 23, 2009

    Tryst and Shout: 99 Bottles of Craft Beer on the Wall

    We had a marvelous experience at Tryst, the new Gastropub on Atlantic Avenue in Delray Beach, last Friday. The place comes out of the combined inspiration of Delray restaurateurs Rodney Mayo, Scott Frielich, Dave Robinson, and Butch Johnson. They've come up with an extensive list of craft beers fro ... More >>

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    January 4, 2007
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    January 6, 2005
  • Music

    June 19, 2003

    Street of Dreams

    Clematis Street is on the skids, kids

  • Calendar

    December 6, 2001

    The Delux Package

    A little bit of South Beach comes to Delray Beach

  • Dining

    April 19, 2001

    This Is Not a Restaurant Review

    The look and taste of Dada flirt with absurdity but still somehow work

  • Calendar

    June 29, 2000