His all-new idea Ma/re is slated to open at Lodge AKA Brickell in Spring 2023. The Miami-meets-Myers connection got here, partially, due to the AKA Accommodations CEO’s frequent visits to Myers’ L.A. restaurant and conversations stemming from them.
“The primary time I visited Sona, I used to be simply blown away by the ethereal connection I needed to the house,” AKA CEO Larry Korman tells New Instances. “Ultimately, Myers and I met, and we related on such a private degree… and his thought of wellbeing, authenticity, and natural choices simply clicked for what I had envisioned for Miami.”
Preliminary perception on the Ma/re menu consists of grilled objects – fish, meat, and shellfish delicacies – in addition to gentle pasta and vegetable dishes. The wine listing will deal with the varied wines of the Mediterranean area, together with Provençal rosés, Historic World choices from Greece, together with Tremendous Tuscans.
The throughlines of the to-be-fully-solidified menu and overarching vibe are impressed by Myers’ travels alongside the Mediterranean shoreline.
As for the ambiance of the restaurant, Korman says that it will likely be a seamless expertise between a welcoming/entry lounge on the bottom degree of the budding Lodge AKA Brickell to an elevator experience as much as the twenty fifth flooring, the place Ma/re might be located. The minimalist and ethereal setting guarantees a hybrid of the relaxed nature of the Balearic and Greek Islands in addition to the timeless class of the French Riviera.
The Spring 2023 opening of Ma/re is slated to coincide with the projected completion of enhancements being made to Lodge AKA Brickell’s foyer and visitor rooms. In whole, the property, which was acquired final 12 months, boasts 36 tales and 201 rooms. As Lodge AKA Brickell appears to be like forward, there isn’t a denying the significance of Ma/re and Myers’ involvement.
“We see this restaurant being the heartbeat of the property,” says Korman. “It’ll positively be a spot to be for company and the neighborhood alike.”
Ma/re. Opening Spring 2023 at Lodge AKA Brickell, 1395 Brickell Ave., Miami; stayaka.com.