Manhattan Latin American
Dubbed freelance Latino cuisine, the menu at this funky eatery is eclectic and tantalizing, from the blue point oysters with cilantro and bacon, to the free range chicken with coconut ginger reduction. The decor is rustic with modern flourishes and the deluxe restrooms downstairs are worth a visit.
Nuchas specializes in artisan hand-held foods. They have taken the traditional Latin American empanada to new heights. Baked fresh daily, there is something here for everyone. Meat and vegetarian options are both available.
Getting its name from a bustling thoroughfare in Miami's Little Havana, Calle Ocho is known for its bright decor, big flavors and Latin American atmosphere.
The menu at Salud Restaurant & Bar features the freshest and highest quality ingredients.
This Venezuelan restaurant serves a variety of tempting tapas, including plantains and yuca frita (fried yuca with gaucamole). The lunch menu features chicken salad and a vegetarian heart of palm sandwich. For dessert: rice pudding and mien me sabe (sponge cake drenched with coconut milk) accompanied by authentic cafe con leche.
Old San Juan
This restaurant specializes in the bold flavors of Puerto Rico and Latin America. The menu features seafood, beef, chicken, goat and vegetarian dishes as well as tamales, plantains and papayas.