Breaking at Breakfast

Latest Miami Restaurant News During COVID-19 - July 2020

Food news worthy of your calendar

We are committed to sharing what restaurants & bars are doing during these times.

Updated June 30,  2020

Breaking at Breakfast is a weekly round-up of Miami restaurant & food news. We will be sharing news about the re-opening of restaurants and thoughtfully be inclusive of the Black community in our industry. Stay safe, be respectful when dining out & wear your mask.

This burger is making a comeback


Updated June 30, 2020
Restaurant: The Taurus (formerly Taurus Beer & Whiskey House
Address: 3540 Main Hwy C103
Neighborhood:
Coconut Grove

Proof Burger is making a comeback for a limited time at The Taurus in Coconut Grove. Burgers will officially be available this Wednesday, July 1st and will be offered on Wednesdays only from 5 PM-9PM ($16 without fries – $18 with fries & PBR). Available for dine-in & takeout. Diners should place orders ASAP by calling (305) 529-6523 The Taurus (formerly Taurus Beer & Whiskey House) is located at 3540 Main Hwy C103 in Miami. Hours of operation are Monday – Friday 4PM to 2AM; Saturday and Sunday noon to 2AM. Telephone: (305) 529-6523.

Celebrate The Fourth of July with this flag pie


Updated June 30, 2020
Restaurant: Fireman Derek’s Pie Bake Shop
Address: 2818 N. Miami Avenue
Neighborhood:
Wynwood

Photos Courtesy of Fireman Derek’s Bake Shop

This Independence Day, you’re gonna need some pie. Snatch Fireman Derek’s limited time July offering: Flag Pie ($7.50 per slice/ $38 per pie). Made with FD’s hand-rolled flour crust and a glorious combination of blueberry and strawberry pie filling spread evenly atop a thick cheesecake layer. Jam-packed with summer berries and decorated to honor our flag’s stars and stripes, this pie is sure to compete with any Miami fireworks show! The Fireman Derek’s Flag Pie will be available for purchase on Friday, July 3 and Saturday, July 4 only. Order for takeout or delivery: HERE

This gem of a restaurant has re-opened


Updated June 30, 2020
Restaurant: Boia De
Address: 5205 NE 2nd Ave
Neighborhood:
Buena Vista

Boia De has re-opened for dinner in Miami’s Buena Vista neighborhood. With new COVID-19 protocols in place that limit dining to reservation-only and reducing restaurant capacity, the hidden gem serves up modern American cuisine with Italian influences.  Signature dishes like Crispy Potato Skins with burrata, caviar and hard-boiled egg; and Pappardelle alla Lepre, rabbit sugo with tomato and rosemary remain on the menu, while delicious new dishes include Squash Blossoms with tempura, stuffed with salt cod brandade; Green Pea Garganelli with morel mushrooms, smoked trout roe and pecorino; and Ribeye Carpaccio redolent with summer truffle, bone marrow and bread crumbs.  As always, menu selections will change frequently, based on seasonal ingredients.

Boia De is open 5:30 PM to 10:30 PM, Tuesdays through Sundays. Reservations required through Resy.com or at www.boiaderestaurant.com or (305)967-8866. They will also continue selling exclusive to-go dishes and be open the same days the restaurant is from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

A poké spot with over 40 toppings is now open for delivery


Updated June 30, 2020
Restaurant: Kona Poké
Delivery Only
Neighborhood:
Brickell

Photo by Kona Poke

Fast-casual, concept Kona Poké has partnered with Miami-based REEF Technology to open Kona Poké Express, its first delivery-only restaurant and first location in South Florida.  Kona Poké Express will be operating out of REEF’s network of delivery-only neighborhood kitchens to serve up and deliver Kona Poké’s healthy and delicious Signature Bowls and Build Your Own Bowls made with fresh sushi-grade fish, house sauces and over 40 fresh toppings to choose from, plus vegan, vegetarian, keto, gluten-free and cooked options, soup, salads and more. For more information on Kona Poké and to place an order for delivery at Kona Poké Express, click HERE or find Kona Poké on Uber Eats, DoorDash and Postmates.

 

HAVE A PATRIOTIC PICNIC IN YOUR BACKYARD


Updated June 30, 2020
Restaurant: Threefold
Delivery Only – HERE
Neighborhood:
Brickell

Photo by: Threefold

Have a Patriotic Picnic in your backyard or your balcony with the help of Threefold Cafe. The basket contains: 1 “Limited Edition” blanket, 1-quart egg salad (with bread for sandwiches), 1 quart iced tea, 1-pint blueberries, 1 beach ball, 20 water balloons, Patriotic serving ware (for 4), Glow stick wands!