Articles Posted by Lyssa Goldberg

by Lyssa Goldberg Mar 22, 2017 01:53 PM

We had the chance to try B Ocean Resort's new restaurant, Naked Crab, and loved the blend of over-indulgent, gourmet seafood dishes with fresh, clean eats from the raw bar.

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by Lyssa Goldberg Mar 20, 2017 12:57 PM

Most weekends in Fort Lauderdale, bottomless mimosas are as prevalent as bikinis on the beach, so we're not surprised to find our beachside town has been named the best city for brunch in the nation. That's right—Travel + Leisure released its annual America's Favorite Places survey in early March, and Fort Lauderdale came in at No. 1 on its America's Favorite Cities for Brunch list.

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by Lyssa Goldberg Mar 16, 2017 06:08 PM

Thin-crust, New York-style, Chicago deep dish … no matter your preference, you can count on cheese, sauce and crust combinations of all kinds at the first-ever Fort Lauderdale Pizza Festival this April.

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by Lyssa Goldberg Mar 16, 2017 10:50 AM

This isn't the start of a Dr. Seuss story, but local Brooklyn Water Bagel stores are indeed serving up specialty green bagels for St. Patrick's Day.

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by Lyssa Goldberg Mar 10, 2017 10:55 AM

Fort Lauderdale may be past its spring break heyday, but hey, our beautiful beaches are still a great destination for a getaway, and travelers agree. Our city was recently named among Americans' top 5 spring break destinations in the U.S. for 2017 by Allianz Global Assistance, coming in at No. 4 behind Orlando (1), Las Vegas (2) and Phoenix (3). 

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by Lyssa Goldberg Mar 09, 2017 08:47 AM

Whip out that green garb before you get pinched—St. Patrick's Day is just around the corner, and we're doing an Irish jig because we can't contain our excitement. From the city's big St. Patrick's Day Parade and Festival this weekend, to plenty of Irish shindigs on Friday, March 17, there's plenty of green beer, bag pipes, and shepherd's pie in store.

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by Lyssa Goldberg Mar 08, 2017 11:59 AM

We're (coco)nuts about Rhythm & Vine's new cocktails. In addition to offering this adorable new branded coconut filled with rum, tequila, fresh lime, pineapple, OJ and homemade blackberry syrup topped with tropical Red Bull—that's the CoCo OG—the FAT Village beer garden has launched new seasonal craft cocktails like the Orange Crush and Watermelon Vine.

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by Lyssa Goldberg Mar 08, 2017 09:52 AM

While on most nights of the week, Rhythm & Vine is a great gathering space for unwinding with a craft cocktail and appreciating the music of local DJs or live bands in Fort Lauderdale, on Tuesdays—when the Flagler Village beer garden is typically closed—it will transform into a pop-up fitness venue for the community.

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by Lyssa Goldberg Mar 01, 2017 09:33 AM

Right off South Federal Highway—one door east of sister restaurant Valentino Cucina Italiana—the global tapas spot serves sharable cold and hot plates like duck buns, charred octopus and tuna tacos.

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by Lyssa Goldberg Feb 27, 2017 04:15 PM

Throughout the weekend, Gold Coast magazine's editorial staff was on the scene at Taste Fort Lauderdale events including DRINK Fort Lauderdale in FAT Village, late-night parties like the Decadent Dessert Party with Duff Goldman, and a true SOBEWFF staple, the Grand Tasting Village.

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