FAMED ISRAELI EATERY HASALON TOUCHES DOWN IN MIAMI BEACH, DELIVERING GREAT FOOD AND EVEN BETTER VIBES.
Single 12-foot pici noodle with sage PHOTO BY MELISSA HOM PHOTOGRAPHY
Miami excels at bringing the party to the dinner table. Thus, it’s only fitting that Tel Aviv-born hot spot HaSalon touches down in the city as its next location, following previous outposts in Tel Aviv, New York City and Ibiza. Revered for its outstanding family-style, modern Israeli cuisine from founder Eyal Shani—also referred to as the “Godfather of Modern Israeli Cuisine”—the powerhouse brand teams up with Major Food Group to transport guests on a vibrant cultural journey in a historic Miami Beach location.
Burekas PHOTO BY MELISSA HOM PHOTOGRAPHY
Located at 404 Washington Ave., where the iconic China Grill reigned for two decades, Major Food Group and Shani have found the perfect location to bring the brand’s inimitable theatrics and cherished Mediterranean cuisine to life. Maintaining the HaSalon signature open kitchen and chef’s counter, diners will get to experience the masters at work, all the while taking in an atmosphere that will undoubtedly lead to a night of table-dancing and Miami-style conviviality.
Fresh tomatoes. PHOTO BY MELISSA HOM PHOTOGRAPHY
With a rotating menu, guests will never tire of the mouthwatering cuisine that transports diners to the sandy beaches and vivacious atmosphere of Tel Aviv’s beaches, featuring bright salads, innovative vegetable dishes, rich pastas and homemade pizza and focaccia, as well as whole fish and roasted meats of the highest quality. Sample your way through the menu as you experience an enticingly satisfying cultural journey in the heart of Miami Beach. Surrounded by the city’s glitterati, Major Food Group and Shani will create a magical meeting place where culture lovers will join together and indulge in life’s greatest luxuries—great food, drinks and company in a high-energy atmosphere fueled by late-night dancing and unmatched revelry.
Whole black sea bass PHOTO BY MELISSA HOM PHOTOGRAPHY
“Eyal is a dear friend and a true original,” says Major Food Group cofounder Jeff Zalaznick. “As peers, we’ve seen eye to eye, building restaurants that deliver excellent hospitality, unmatched food and a nightly celebration—and now, we finally get to do it together. The first step, HaSalon, is a one-of-a-kind concept born in Israel but made for the Magic City.” 404 Washington Ave., Miami Beach, @majorfoodgroup
Spread of Mediterranean delicacies from HaSalon PHOTO BY MELISSA HOM PHOTOGRAPHY