Wednesday, March 19,Â La Mar by Gaston Acurio,Â 500 Brickell Key Dr, Miami Brickell
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has joined forces with celebrity chef Gaston Acurio to openÂ La MarÂ by Gaston AcurioÂ atÂ Mandarin Oriental, Miami, replacing the hotelâ€™s CafÃ© Sambal restaurant. The all-day dining restaurant,Â cebiche and tapas barÂ will feature Acurioâ€™s acclaimed Peruvian cuisine in a sleek,Â modern setting that includes indoor and outdoor seating with dramatic water views of Biscayne Bay and the Miami skyline. The new restaurant will complement Mandarin Oriental, Miamiâ€™s Five-Star fine dining restaurantÂ Azul.
La MarÂ by Gaston AcurioÂ at Mandarin Oriental, Miami is Chef Acurioâ€™s third location in the United States, following his restaurants in San Francisco and Chicago. The cuisine will celebrate the authentic and diverse flavors of Peruvian gastronomy, ranging from upscale novo-Andean fare to Asian-Peruvian fusion and traditional seafood cebiche.
With a contemporary new design by Arquitectonica and interiors by Nathan/Pereira Arquitectura,Â La Mar by Gaston AcurioÂ will offer 245 seats with a mix of indoor and outdoor options, exemplifying a clean, modern elegance that turns the spotlight towards exquisite cuisine. Three high-energy bars will provide distinctive culinary experiences and a personal look into the creation of signature cebiches, freshly grilled anticuchos and specialty cocktails. A private table for up to 10 guests will make for the ultimate dining experience.