Though it’s been winning raves since it opened last fall, as of late Toro Toro – the Pan-Latin steakhouse by acclaimed Chef Richard Sandoval located on the lobby level of the eclectic InterContinental Miami – has been wowing diners with its recently-launched Sunday “Brunch with Bravado,” featuring unlimited small plates and cocktails. Now, for those looking to get the weekend going in delicious style, Toro Toro will now be offering its fabulous brunch on both Saturday and Sunday.
Served 11:30 a.m. until 3 p.m., Toro Toro’s brunch menu offers an endless collection of small plates highlighting Sandoval’s delectable, Latin-style brunch specialties as well as a serving of grilled meats cooked to perfection on the rodizio. The brunch menu is priced at $49 per person with cocktails and $39 per person with non-alcoholic beverages. Children under 12 years of age pay $19.50 and 5 and under pay $5 (all prices exclude tax and gratuity).
The menu includes margaritas, mimosas, mojitos, Caipirinhas, Pisco Sours, and micheladas, a traditional Mexican beer-based cocktail made with fresh squeezed lime juice. All brunch menus are ideally designed for groups; therefore, the entire table must participate with a two hour limit per table. A la carte menu offerings, including dessert and signature cocktail selections, are available as add-ons at an additional charge.
Definite must-haves include: caramelized bacon guacamole served with tortilla chips; smoked salmon coca flatbread topped with scrambled eggs; chilaquiles de pollo in a green tomatillo sauce and a short rib arepa "Benedict." A bevy of sides abound with selections ranging from yuca fries and frijoles con carne to a scrumptious chorizo hash. In addition, each table is offered a serving of grilled meats including picanha steak; BBQ pork shoulder; chorizo; Angus rib eye and achiote-marinated chicken.
Toro Toro’s "Brunch with Bravado" is available Saturday and Sunday from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. The restaurant is located on the lobby level of the InterContinental Miami – 100 Chopin Plaza in downtown Miami. Telephone: (305) 372-4710; www.torotoromiami.com