Biltmore Golf Course
Designed by the golfer of that name and boasting the immaculate company of the Biltmore Hotel.
In the most opulent neighborhood of one of the showiest cities in the world, the Biltmore peers down her nose and says, ‘hrmph’. It’s...
Coral Gables Congregational Church
George Merrick’s father was a New England Congregational minister, so perhaps that accounts for him donating the land for the city’s...
Founded as the Florida Shakespeare Theatre in 1979 and now housed on the property of the Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables, this company...
Allen’s Drug Store
Don’t worry: they do diner in the Gables. In Allen’s case, they’ve just plopped one into a pharmacy. Don’t let the proximity of Pepto...
5759 Bird Rd · interesting places nearby
Note the customers here: Matsuri, tucked into a nondescript shopping center, is consistently packed with Japanese customers. They don’t want scene; they want a taste of home, although many of the diners are actually South American Japanese who order unagi (eels) in Spanish. Spicy toro (fatty tuna) and scallions, grilled mackerel with natural salt, and an ocean of raw fish are all oishii (delicious).