SOURCE: The Ritz-Carlton, South Beach

The Ritz-Carlton, South Beach

December 30, 2013 15:07 ET

Nautical Nights Has Dropped Anchor at The Ritz-Carlton, South Beach

Oceanfront Miami Hotel Invites Guests to Indulge in Fine Dining and Exquisite Views at Its One-of-a-Kind South Beach Restaurant

SOUTH BEACH, FL--(Marketwired - Dec 30, 2013) - The Ritz-Carlton, South Beach is cruising into season with Nautical Nights, a new seafaring feast at The DiLido Beach Club, for a Hamptons-meets-South Beach dining experience.

Saturday evenings, from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., navigate to the only beachside restaurant on South Beach offering al fresco seating and fresh from the sea delicacies. Opulent local seafood creations by Chef De Cuisine Andres Meraz include a "wrecked" raw bar, 40 pound roasted grouper and seafood bake for $59 per guest. "Nautical Nights is the perfect place to find the freshest, finest seafood with unparalleled views of the Atlantic Ocean," said Chef Meraz. "The weather is crisp and perfect for this outdoor seafood experience. We invite guests and the public to come out and enjoy our South Florida paradise."

Guests can raise a glass to unlimited Veuve Clicquot champagne for $49, or enjoy 10 Cane Rum crafted cocktails to compliment the seafood dining series. 

Nautical Night Menu Includes:

New England-Styled Clam Chowder
sourdough bowl, oyster crackers

"Wrecked" Raw Bar
wianno oysters, local fish tiradito
traditional cocktail sauce, red wine mignonette, fresh horseradish,
lemon, lime

Seafood Bake
clams, mussels, shrimp, potato
drawn butter, "tabasco" aioli

Whole 40lb Roasted Grouper
corn tortilla, radish-cabbage slaw, spicy aioli, lime

"Caja China" Pork Bun
mojo marinated 50lb. whole pig, sweet potato bun, crispy yucca, pickled onion

San Francisco Style "Fish & Chips"
pale ale tempura fish, garlic fries
traditional tartar sauce, and "mighty mo" sauce
grilled buttered corn*

White Chocolate-Vanilla Panna Cotta, Sesame Crumble, Berry Gel, Balsamic
Smoked Chocolate Cheesecake, Passion Fruit Caramel Glaze
Mango -Key Lime Tart, Pistachio Meringue

For Nautical Nights reservations call 786.276.4000

About The Ritz-Carlton, South Beach
The Ritz-Carlton, South Beach is an oasis of luxury and bliss located in the epicenter of South Beach -- The restored Art Moderne building in Miami's famed Art Deco district exudes an air of modern sophistication and refined elegance. The resort features 375 newly-renovated guest rooms that draw inspiration from the azure waters of the Atlantic Ocean, Miami's golden sandy beaches and the vigor of South Beach. The Ritz-Carlton, South Beach lies on Miami's most famous beach and is located just steps from Ocean Drive and Lincoln Road -- a 10-block pedestrian esplanade with world renowned shopping, dining, nightlife and people-watching. Its centerpieces include the only Ritz-Carlton Spa featuring exclusively La Maison de Beauté Carita, a multi-million dollar art collection, The DiLido Beach Club - the only oceanfront restaurant on South Beach, VIP oceanfront cabanas, 24-hour Fitness Center, grand ballroom, meeting rooms, and elevated outdoor pool overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. For additional information about The Ritz-Carlton, South Beach please call (800) 241-3333, the hotel directly at 786-276-4000, a travel professional or visit The Ritz-Carlton web site at

About The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C.
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. of Chevy Chase, Md., currently operates 85 hotels in the Americas, Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and the Caribbean. More than 30 hotel and residential projects are under development around the globe. The Ritz-Carlton is the only service company to have twice earned the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award which recognizes outstanding customer service. For more information, or reservations, call toll free in the U.S. 1-800-241-3333, or visit the company website at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marriott International, Inc. (NYSE: MAR).

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Richard Lemus
    Communications Manager
    One Lincoln Road
    Miami Beach, Fla. 33139
    Tel: (786) 276-4006
    Fax: (786) 999-8817
    Email: Email Contact