Threefold Café and its Avocado Toast of Dreams

Miami is a mecca for croquetas and pastelitos, but sometimes I take a hint from Australia's burgeoning food scene to indulge in barista-style coffee and food that’s well-presented and delicious. Enter Threefold Café. The Aussie-owned coffee shop with locations in Coral Gables and South Miami has been offering locals a culinary treat with its distinct … Continue reading Threefold Café and its Avocado Toast of Dreams


Perched on the sleepy rue Sedaine a few blocks from the bustling Bastille, Muscovado stole my heart with it's delicious Belleville coffee served in bright red cups. The cafe is owned by two sisters from the Philippines, Quina and Francine (one a former pastry chef), serving healthy meals and tasty desserts for breakfast and lunch. … Continue reading Muscovado

Mandolin – A Greek Eatery in Miami’s Design District

Draped in a mesh of pretty pink bougainvillea, a 1940’s home turned bistro conceals an open-air dining garden reminiscent of the tavernas in the Aegean coast.  The Mandolin Aegean Bistro transfers you to a cozy, unassuming atmosphere with its rustic wooden tables, lantern lighting, natural greenery all while under the shade of a gorgeous oak tree. … Continue reading Mandolin – A Greek Eatery in Miami’s Design District

Aloha Café

There's a tropical paradise hidden in the midst of Pigalle by name of Aloha Café. The newest addition to the coffee scene in Paris has the freshest bites to eat with a Hawaiian motif. In pastel-colored ceramic plates are served blueberry scones, sandwiches and even quinoa tabbouleh with a menu changing every week. I stopped by for … Continue reading Aloha Café