| May 29, 2013
| 10:57 AM
Virgil's Real BBQ is now open at Mohegan Sun. This is the third location for the Southern-style barbecue joint, with locations in Manhattan and the Atlantis resort in the Bahamas.
The restaurant, with seating for 225 people, is on the upper level of...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 9:59 AM
New York-based Virgil's Real BBQ will open at Mohegan Sun this spring, the casino announced today in a press release. This will be the third location for the Southern-style barbecue joint, with locations in Manhattan and the Atlantis resort in the...
| Jul 21, 2013
Mitchell's Fish Market splashed onto the scene in 2010 with a nicely restrained nautical motif and an informal yacht-club tone. The menu's signatures were straightforward seafood and beef and humongous desserts such as a towering seven-layer carrot cake...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
It's definitely time, past time, to update this annual list of heat-beaters. Feel free to clip and save, mix and match, or add your own.
1. Delete all unwanted emails without opening them. Especially if they're from types who are always a bit hot under...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 7:12 AM
First impression: The Palm is the country's first steakhouse chain, and I believe it's the most-consistent steakhouse experience in South Florida. Great steaks, top-notch service and a comfortably no-nonsense interior combine to create a memorable meal....
| Jun 14, 2013
| 8:24 AM
Wedding date: May 4, 2013
Her story: Ashley Valis, 31, grew up in Baltimore. She is the assistant chief of staff for Gov. Martin O'Malley. Her mother, Beth Russell, is a director of marketing and sales, and her father, Jim Valis, is a sales director....
| Jun 2, 2013
| 12:07 PM
You won't find AAA Five Diamond restaurants in the Florida Keys. Why, then, are mealtimes the highlight of every visitor's day?
To hopscotch island to island along the Overseas Highway is a voyage through unique cultural and culinary history. As...
| May 8, 2013
| 1:50 PM
Soon after opening Stout Irish Bar & Grill 13 months ago, the owners changed the name of their restaurant to Stout Sports Bar & Grill.
Owner Ed D'Ottavio and his three partners — all of them Irish — realized that customers were looking for...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 4:34 PM
Gov. Rick Scott is at it again, betting a Florida key lime pie on the outcome of Saturday night's FSU-Clemson game between two teams ranked in the nation's Top 10. His South Carolina counterpart, fellow Republican Nikki Haley, is putting up some South...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 4:50 PM
Candy Cane 1/2 ounce peppermint schnapps 1/2 ounce Rumple Minze peppermint liqueur 1/2 ounce cream 1 dash grenadine syrup 1. Pour the schnapps and Rumple Minze into a cocktail shaker full of ice and top off with the cream. 2. Shake until frosty cold...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 4:46 PM
I turned to our archives for a couple servings of Key lime pie. This recipe is from a true conch, former Sentinel recipe tester Betty Boza. You will never meet a better person or a better cook. Some other Key Westers may take offense at the amount of...