If Miami is America’s ultimate entertainment town in paradise, the Fontainebleau Miami Beach is unquestionably its headquarters. Since its opening in 1954, the Fontainebleau continues to wow guests with its blend of Golden Era glamour and modern luxury. Always the innovator, this resort is constantly searching for new ways to enhance their guests’ experiences, and their dedication to their award-winning gastronomy program has blown us out of the water.
One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, BleauFish
The Fontainebleau Miami Beach can rightfully boast about serving some of the freshest seafood in Miami thanks to the launch of its BleauFish Ocean to Table program. Vice President of Culinary Thomas Connell states the hotel’s live catch, ocean-to-table seafood program, “takes freshness to a whole new level,” with exclusive fishing operations delivering over 500 lbs. of fresh catches daily.
As if this feat couldn’t be more remarkable, the culinary devout at the Fontainebleau have constructed, “Water World,” a 2,000-gallon assortment of tanks in the hotel’s basement, each hosting a different environment based on the comforts of the fish it stores. Connell swears this comforting environment is necessary because, “The less stress a fish feels, the more delicious it’s going to taste.”
Savor the Freshness
Executive chefs from around the resort’s 12 restaurants make their way to “Water World” every morning to select the fish for that day’s dishes, so you can enjoy Asian-fusion delicacies like steamed crystal lobster dumplings or seared snapper with supreme homemade soya sauce at Hakkasan. Or book a table at critically-acclaimed Stripsteak by Chef Michael Mina and indulge with the Imperial Tower, a succulent seafood smorgasbord of whole Maine lobster, lobster salad, grilled shrimp, oysters, king crab, and tuna tartar. Not only will your taste buds be delighted by the decadent flavors, you can savor with confidence knowing your delicious meal was freshly caught and prepared that morning.
Ready to Impress
If the Fontainebleau Miami Beach’s inspiring culinary program has you impressed, just wait until you experience the rest of this exciting hotel. Relax in one of the resort’s 1,504 lavishly-appointed guestrooms before heading out to explore its expansive seaside poolscape. This oasis-like atmosphere will help you escape to a state of pure bliss.
Beach bums will love powdery white sands just steps away from their accommodations. The Fontainebleau is no stranger to VIP acts and providing rocking parties at the multiple clubs, bars, and lounges.
Even your furry family members are treated like celebrities with their own amenities such as an ocean-side dog park and in-room pet movies to keep them occupied while you’re out and about.