♦ Eater Miami reports that Cinco, a Mexican restaurant, is coming to Merrick Park. Of course, Cinco makes me think of the fake company of the same name on Tim and Eric Awesome Show Great Job! There are lots of videos to enjoy here. You can think me later for this endless entertainment.
♦ San Pellegrino and Restaurant magazine announced their annual list of the World’s 50 Best Restaurants yesterday. The complete list is available here. Obviously they’re just trying to steal the Power Rankings’ thunder but it’s cool. Top spot? Noma. Top American spot? Alinea (#6). Miami gets a little bit of love because the London outposts of Hakkasan and Zuma both made the top 100 list, at spots 60 and 66, respectively.
♦ Jonathan Eismann gives a controversial interview to Short Order, and here is the real gem:
Q. What do you think of Miami’s restaurant culture now? Is this still the place to be?
A. We need to go on to the next question.