Miami, Fl., January 8, 2014 - Check, Please! South Florida, WPBT2’s original production, returns for its 11th season on Monday, February 17, 2014. The show, hosted by Chef Michelle Bernstein, will expand its season to 11 shows, featuring 30 new restaurant reviews nominated by local foodies.
The season kicks off with a round-up of local award-winning food bloggers, who discuss their favorite dining gems around town. They’ll delve into the farm-fresh flavors of a trendy Fort Lauderdale pick and the home-style cooking of a Cuban landmark in Hialeah.
In addition to the premiere, producers of the show are rolling out a Check, Please! South Florida mobile APP, available for download on the program’s website (www.checkpleasefl.com). This exciting new tool will give users the opportunity to search for restaurants by location, cuisine and price point as well as access Bernstein’s popular recipes.
Check, Please! South Florida is made possible by Whole Foods, Badia Spices, Café Don Pablo and George and Helen Weaver.
Season 11 Episode Descriptions:
Episode #1101- Airing the week of 2/17
Featuring: A round-up of favorite South Florida dining spots, including Market 17, Fort Lauderdale and Molina’s Ranch, Hialeah
Episode #1102- Airing the week of 2/24
Featuring: Oli’s Fashion Cuisine, Wellington; Tacos al Carbon, Lake Worth; La Fontana, Coral Springs
Episode #1103- Airing the week of 3/3
Featuring: The Café at Books & Books, Miami Beach; Giovanni’s Café, Pembroke Pines; Nemesis Urban Bistro, Miami
Episode #1104- Airing the week of 3/10
Featuring: Rice Fine Thai & Asian Fusion, Boynton Beach; Vic & Angelo’s, Delray Beach; Mustard Seed Bistro, Plantation
Episode #1105- Airing the week of 3/17
Featuring: Pubbelly, Miami Beach; Captain Jim’s Seafood Restaurant & Market, North Miami; A La Turca, Hollywood
Episode #1106- Airing the week of 3/24
Featuring: Mimosa, Boca Raton; Tatu Asian Bar & Grill, Hollywood; Udipi Cafe, Plantation
Episode #1107- Airing the week of 3/31
Featuring: Taco Beach Shack, Hollywood; Cut 432, Delray; Rosie’s Bar & Grill, Fort Lauderdale
Episode #1108- Airing the week of 4/7
Featuring: Café Bonjour, South Miami; Costa Peruana, Hialeah; City Hall The Restaurant, Miami
Episode #1109- Airing the week of 4/14
Featuring: Leila Restaurant, West Palm Beach; Ian’s Tropical Grill, Stuart; Grease Burger, Beer & Whiskey Bar, West Palm Beach
Episode #1110- Airing the week of 4/21
Featuring: Dapur Asian Tapas & Lounge, Fort Lauderdale; Lost & Found Saloon, Miami; Renzo’s of Boca, Boca Raton
Episode #1111- Airing the week of 4/28
A Check, Please! South Florida event special announcing details of the next Tasting Tour.