The 12 Must-Visit Restaurants in Miami, According to Local Chefs

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When James Beard Award-winner Michelle Bernstein isn’t rolling empanadas and preparing croquettes at her recently opened Café La Trova in Miami’s Little Havana, you can find her at Niu Kitchen, a Spanish-inspired restaurant in the city’s downtown. Jeff McInnis and Janine Booth of Root & Bone, the Southern-inspired restaurant with locations in New York and Miami, don’t always find time for date night. But when they do, their go-to spot is Amara at Paraiso, chef Michael Schwartz's picturesque waterfront restaurant. Read on for the restaurants that nine local chefs swear by. Read here…