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Gluten-Free Across the Street: Dora’s Bakery and Bistro

Dora's Bakery and BIstro is a local gluten-free restaurant with a comforting, welcoming family feel and exceptional food for a cheap price.

Jana Faour, Reviews Editor

December 10, 2019

Our Rating: A+ Being across from our school's campus, Merrick Park has been made the hot-spot for most Gables students. But, how many more of Yard House's Happy Hours can you attend before wanting to try something new? Further down 42nd Avenue lies a humble bakery and bistro, effectively and warmly opera...

Madeleines and More: The Latest Destination for Sweets Treats on Miracle Mile

Madeleines and More, 
MIracle Mile's latest French bakery, opened its doors on Tuesday, Oct.29.

Camryn Bagnall-Koger, Staff Writer

November 17, 2019

Our Rating: B  There are many excellent restaurants on Miracle Mile where you can grab a snack or a bite to eat, and one of the most outstanding ones is Madeleines and More, which opened on Tuesday, October 29th. Their specialty of madeleines distinguishes them from the rest of the desert places on...

Halloween Horror Nights 2019: Less Horrific Than Expected

Despite falling short on some aspects of its entertainment factor, Universal Studios' Halloween Horror Nights is, once again, a successful Halloween festivity.

Ingrid Moises, Staff Writer

October 15, 2019

Our Rating: B The holiday that people need to get the most creative for is Halloween, making Halloween-themed places very unique every year. Luckily, Universal Studios is always one step ahead. They annually host their "Halloween Horror Nights", where they add new attractions and themes every yea...

Fine Dines in the Gables: Threefold Cafe

A lovely picture of Threefold Cafe, showcasing its unique interior.

Jeannette Perez and Audrey Simon

September 22, 2019

Our rating: A+ There are lots of lovely places to eat breakfast and lunch in downtown Coral Gables, and the Threefold Cafe is a must. It is located at 141 Giralda Ave, Coral Gables, FL 33134 and is open on weekdays from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. and on weekends 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Threefold Cafe is ...

Yard House Happy Hour

Yard House at Merrick Park

Allison Cajina, Staff Writer

September 22, 2019

Our Rating: A Everyone has had days where they are extremely starved after school, but have no idea where to eat and do not have enough money to afford a full meal from restaurants nearby. Luckily, right across from our campus, there is a restaurant that offers amazing meals for an affordable price...

Healthy and Delicious: Carrot Express

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Sofia Cruz, Staff Writer

September 17, 2019

Our Rating: A Located on 259 Miracle Mile between Well Groomed and The Original Irish Pub, Carrot Express has become the hottest new go-to location for those who enjoy healthy meals. This eatery is meant to provide nutritional and delicious meals in a casual setting where all are welcome, combining ...

Popeyes vs. Chick-Fil-A: Which Fried Chicken Chain is Better?

The two fried chicken companies are battling to be America's favorite.

Camryn Bagnall-Koger, Staff Writer

September 16, 2019

Fried chicken has been a staple in the American diet since the 19th Century and, for over 150 years, people have been in search of the perfect combo meal. Two of the main competitors are Chick-Fil-A, the largest fried chicken restaurant in the nation, and Popeyes, currently in the spotlight due to the ...

Fine Dines in the Gables: Coyo Taco

Coyo Taco serves traditional Mexican tacos with a fresh twist.

Camryn Bagnall-Koger, Staff Writer

September 6, 2019

Our Rating: A+ Mexican food can be hard to come by in South Florida, and finding an authentic restaurant can be tough. Coyo Taco is one of the few traditional places in the area, and it has a large following due to its exceptional food. They have three locations around South Florida, and it just opened a Coral Gables...

Glossier Comes to Miami!

The pop-up shop, which opened on April 28 in Whynwood, features tropical, 'Miami-themed' decor both inside and out.

Chase Bagnall-Koger and Daniela Parra del Riego

April 4, 2019

Our Rating: A Glossier is known for its simple yet elegant skincare and makeup products that appeal to a very extensive audience. The sleek packaging has attracted a great following despite the fact that the brand only sells products through its online store and two physical stores across the nations...

Robert is Here for the Better

Robert is Here is a great place to enjoy some quality fruits.

Natalia Rodriguez, Reviews Editor

February 6, 2019

Our Rating: A With the rising popularity of Knaus Berry Farm's cinnamon rolls, more and more Miamians have been making their way down to Homestead. About an hour's drive south of Miami's center, Homestead is known for being a very rural part of South Florida where one finds small farms and plant ...

A Perfect Patisserie: Atelier Monnier

The pain aux raisins and blueberry croissants are ideal for a breakfast on the go.

Natalia Rodriguez, Reviews Editor

December 12, 2018

Our Rating: A++ The French have long maintained a reputation for crafting some of the most delectable pastries. French pastry chefs, or maîtres pâtissiers, master the fine art of baking pastries after years of practice as well as countless hours of dedication to their craft. The culinary c...

Sushi Me Rollin’ to Sushi Maki

Dragon roll, Whole Foods roll, Budda Cane Roll and Boba Tea from Sushi Maki.

Adriana Castro, Staff Writer

December 11, 2018

Our Rating: A+ While there are many restaurants opening up along Miracle Mile, there is one that stands out above the rest: Sushi Maki. Although it is one of many sushi restaurants, Sushi Maki is unique for it not only offers numerous unique combinations of sushi rolls but also offers rather non-traditional items, such as tacos. This establishes Sushi Mak...

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