The Restaurant People

The 100 Best Miami Bars of 2023 | Miami New Times: Rosa Sky Rooftop

From beer halls to sports bars to romantic lounges and classic dives, we present Miami’s Top 100 institutions of higher imbibing. Miami’s old-fashioned cocktail bars, dives, and wine bars blend harmoniously with the Magic City’s snazzy new craft-cocktail bars, vinyl-listening bars, and glitzy rooftop bars because each species serves the same purpose: to bring together […]

15 Essential Restaurants in Broward County: Casablanca Cafe

From brunch spots to seafood joints, Broward County boasts a culinary scene that won’t disappoint. Broward County exudes all the vibes — white sand bliss, cozy canals, skyscraper-dotted skylines, and lush tropical neighborhoods being among them. And guess what? Its culinary landscape is equally as diverse and is emerging as a growing destination itself, luring […]

Sun Sentinel: Florida’s Best Beach Front Restaurants

Two Fort Lauderdale restaurants, one in Lake Worth Beach and another in Key West have been named among the best beachfront eateries in the Sunshine State. But there was one big omission: Miami-Dade County. A Sarasota-based travel site, Trips to Discover, just published its lineup of the “15 Best Beachfront Restaurants in Florida” and singled out Casablanca […]

Venice Magazine: The Night Garde (Tim/Alan partnership)

South Florida hospitality giants Tim Petrillo and Alan Roth united their expansive nightlife kingdoms through the start of a friendship which led to the launch of a new crown jewel in Miami’s restaurant scene, Giselle. It was a crisp, clear February night, and the crowd was as sexy as one would expect it to be […]

Forbes: Miami | Food City Of The Year: Giselle

There’s no doubt that Miami deserves its title as “America’s Hottest Dining Scene.” Bon Appétit has just named Miami as “2023 Food City of the Year.” And, arriving in Florida for the first time in 2022, the Michelin Guide awarded new stars to some of the city’s favorite restaurants, plus eight local restaurants, chefs and […]

Forbes: Giselle

What do you do when you’ve already turned it up to E11EVEN? You keep going. Glamorous new restaurant Giselle will open on the rooftop of illustrious nightclub E11EVEN Miami on Friday, February 3. Giselle, where executive chef Gustavo Zuluaga will weave together global flavors in dishes like whole crispy snapper with aji amarillo aioli and Peruvian salsa criolla, […]

South Florida Business Journal: YOLO Reimagined

Listen To Podcast Click on the link above to access the free podcast, where Petrillo shares insights on the state of the industry, how Covid-19 impacted the sector and provides tips for entrepreneurs looking to open their own eateries. The following is a brief excerpt from the Petrillo interview: Meléndez: How has the restaurant sector changed […]

Miami New Times: Opening of Rosa Sky

Tim Petrillo and Alan Roth Double Down With a New Rooftop Lounge and a Restaurant One of Broward County’s most established restaurateurs and a longtime Miami nightlife guru have joined forces. One of Broward County’s most established restaurateurs and a longtime Miami nightlife guru are joining forces to open two new venues in the Magic […]