New Culinary Star, Rum Room, Joins Miami Spice: Indulge in Unforgettable Flavors

Savor The Culinary Creations Of Distinguished Chef Samantha Cruz At This Brand-New Miami Beach Dining Destination

MIAMI BEACH, FL (July 11, 2023) – With immense pleasure, we announce that the newly opened Rum Room is participating in Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau (GMCVB)’s Miami Spice Restaurant Months for the first time. The two-month dining promotion across August and September invites locals and visitors to explore the exceptional three-course culinary journey crafted by esteemed Chef Samantha Cruz.

Since its grand opening in May 2023, Rum Room has swiftly gained a reputation as a gastronomic haven, harmoniously blending Miami-inspired dishes with a distinct Caribbean influence. Now, during Miami Spice, it invites guests on a flavorful odyssey with three-course meals priced at $35 for lunch/brunch and $45 for dinner.

Rum Room's Miami Spice menu is a vibrant reflection of the city's diverse food scene. The lunch menu includes a variety of appetizing starters like Serrano Ham Croquettes, Ropa Vieja, Empanadas, and vegan-friendly Sofrito Meat"less" Balls. Main course options feature a Crispy Jamaican Curry Chicken Sandwich, Grilled Branzino, and the vegan & gluten-free "Not Crab Cakes.” Round off your meal with a selection of delectable desserts, including Seasonal Gelato or Yucca Churros.

The dinner options commence with tempting starters like Fish Dip Nachos, Grilled Octopus, and the crowd-pleaser, Sofrito Meat"less" Balls. The main course includes an array of delectable dishes, from Chimichurri Skirt Steak and Roasted Airline Chicken Breast to a healthful Shrimp and Papaya Salad. For the sweet finale, choose from Pineapple Upside-Down Rum Cake, Coffee Bean Lava Cake, or the vegan & gluten-free Guava Cheesecake.

Rum Room's commitment to inclusivity shines through with a range of vegetarian and vegan options on both the lunch and dinner menus, ensuring that Miami Spice is a culinary festivity open to everyone.

"As part of Miami Spice, we're excited to offer an extraordinary experience to our guests. Our aim at Rum Room is to craft unforgettable culinary journeys, and this event will bring Chef Cruz's gastronomic wizardry at an exceptional value," says Mitch Doren, General Manager of Rum Room. 

Indulge in a gastronomic experience like no other at Rum Room during Miami Spice 2023. You wouldn't want to miss this culinary expedition.

Rum Room is on the northeast corner of the Miami Beach Convention Center, where Washington Avenue meets Dade Boulevard, in the 1916-built former Miami Beach Municipal Golf Course Clubhouse at 2100 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139. For more information and reservations, visit, or connect with us on social media @therumroommiamibeach.



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