2017 OPENINGS: BOCA RATON
Frank & Dino’s-formerly in Deerfield Beach -now in the former Merlino’s location; Classic Italian-American dishes & cocktails in a swanky interior with Rat Pack music & decor. 39 SE 1st Ave, Boca Raton, FL 33432 Phone: 561-218-4636 or CLICK HERE
Luigi di Roma Italian Ristorante-(formerly Frank & Dino’s)-718 S Federal Hwy, Deerfield Beach, FL 33441 Phone: 954-531-6151
Bomboleo Cocina and Mezcaleria– Mexican, Latin American-formerly Flashback Diner) 1450 N Federal Hwy, Boca Raton, FL 33432- Phone: (561) 750-2120 or CLICK HERE
Louie Bossi’s-Ristorante, Bar, Pizzeria-100 E. Palmetto Pk. Rd., Boca 33432 Phone: 561-336-MOZZ (6699) www.LouieBossi.com
Baciami Italiano-Las Ventanas – Opened by father and son duo Steven Pellegrino, Sr., and Steven Pellegrino, Jr.-1415 S Federal Hwy-Boynton Beach, FL 33435 Click here to see specials: www.BaciamiItaliano.com
In the New “Park Place” Plaza–At 5560 N. Military Trail, Boca Raton:
The Habit Burger Grill-named the “Best Tasting Burger” in the nation out of 65 burger chains that were reviewed. Known for its signature Charburger. www.HabitBurger.com
Fresh Market- Located in the new “Park Place” development on North Military Trail just north of Yamato Road-The Boca market will be the 43rd in Florida for the North Carolina-based upscale grocer, known for its extensive array of prepared foods and fresh produce, and variety of gourmet food products. The other Boca Fresh Market is on West Camino Real.
Rappy’s Deli also at Park Place in Boca Raton, the new retail development on Military Trail, between Yamato Road and Clint Moore Road–Owner Burt Rapoport says Rappy’s Deli is a modern spin on the classic Jewish style deli, serving breakfast, lunch, dinner and cocktails. It also will offer take out and catering, he said. (Restaurants in the Rapoport Group include: Henry’s on Jog Road in Delray Beach, Deck 84 on the Intracoastal in Delray Beach, Burt & Max’s and Apeiro, both in the Delray Marketplace)
Other Deli Openings: Juniors (of NY, noted for cheesecake), My Delicious Deli (Garden Shops), Brighton Beach Bagel & Bakery, and Howard’s Famous Corned Beef & Deli
New York Grilled Cheese-(noted for using a waffle iron grilling)-on Federal Hwy., across from Mizner Park in Boca
The Regional Kitchen & Public House, with celebrity Chef Lindsay Autry- due to open at 651 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach.
Clayton Carnes’ Cholo Soy Cucina- Opening in the next month on South Dixie Highway in West Palm Beach. Carnes just won the latest big Food Network “Cutthroat Chefs” competition.