The food scene in Miami continues to improve making my rankings increasingly more difficult. Nevertheless, I've done a lot of eating since I posted my last rankings back in July and the following rankings are the most accurate to date. It should be noted that while food is the primary factor in my formula value, service, ambiance and wine/beverage programs also play an important role. Moreover, every restaurant ranked here is good to great and all are recommended by me. Eat well and often!!
TIER ONE- The BEST of the BEST. Run don't walk to these spots for A++ meals.
TIER TWO- This is a solid tier of restaurants putting out great food and providing an overall great dining experience.
Azul (Chef Kilgore recently left)
Red Light (Closed-Chef Wessel is now at Florida Cookery)
Do Eat Tier - Exit 1,Machialina, The Hoxton, Essensia, Tikl, Haven, Katsuya, Il Gabbiano, Zuma, The Setai.
Coming soon and looking forward to tier- Catch, The Florida Cookery, Oak Tavern, Khong River House and MC Kitchen.
Kings County Pizza