An Amazing Space! For an Amazing Place!
Miami, Fla (PRWEB) June 03, 2011
Scalina Restaurant located in Downtown, Miami is the latest creation of Italian born Tom Billante along with Chef Enrico, who worked as executive Chef at the well known New York restaurant Scalinatella for the past 22 years and his brother Fernando, manager, formerly with Il Molino, NY, complete the trio. The menu has been perfected to offer a variety of fresh seafood’s, pasta’s and whole fish prepared in a European style. This breathtaking Italian restaurant is located inside the Related Group building owned by Real Estate Mogul Jorge Perez.
Scalina collaborated with Jorge Perez chairman of The Related Group to host a very impressive and exclusive grand opening which welcomed some of South Florida’s, most influential people. The room was filled with Entrepreneurs, CEO’s of major corporations, television personalities and food tastings of some of Scalina’s best dishes.
Upon entering the romantic, waterfront and elegant dining room which overlooks the most spectacular unobstructed water views of Biscayne Bay guest were welcomed with Double Cross Vodka cocktails. The rustic wood beams along the ceilings hold Murano glass chandeliers while the views complete the picturesque setting for a fine dining experience. Since its opening frequent guest include NBA star Alonzo Mourning, Singing sensation Gloria Estefan and her Grammy Award winning husband Emilio Estefan. With its location being in the center of the Financial district it has quickly become a power lunch favorite for Real Estate moguls, South Florida athletes and is being nick named a power players boardroom for lunch.
Scalina has quickly taken Italian cuisine to new heights and has created the ideal location for private events, corporate functions with its private dining rooms and elevated booths. The wine selection is known to be the most elaborate and diverse in all of Downtown Miami. The restaurant was recognized in its first few weeks as the best of South Florida by Social Florida Guide magazine as well as Best of South Florida television with airs on CBS affiliate The CW Network. In addition, Brickell and Key Biscayne magazine are calling Scalina the best restaurant in Miami for celebrity sightings, great Italian food and the most romantic breathtaking ambiance.
Scalina is all part of a family of extraordinary restaurants of the highly successful restaurateur, Tom Billante, who has given us such South Florida favorites as Il Villagio, In Merrick Park, Carpaccio in Bal Harbour, Bella Luna and Trattoria Rosalia’s to name a few.
Contact: Tom Billante
315 S. Biscayne Blvd.
Miami, Florida 33131