Christy’s marks its 35th anniversary this November and it’s celebrating with wine & food lovers throughout Miami. Pop by the Gables restaurant throughout November 2013 and enjoy select $35 bottles of wine and specialty entrees. Feast on $35 8oz filet mignon, sea bass or rack of lamb and wash it down with $35 bottes of Achaval Ferrer Quimera, Hess Collection 19 Block Cuvee, Bennett Family The Reserve, Patz and Hull, Lange Reserve Eola or Silverado Cabernet.
A bit of Christy’s trivia:
- It opened in 1978, when Coral Gables was known for French restaurants
- Political patrons include Bill Clinton, George Bush Sr.; US Senators Graham, Mack, Kennedy, Chief Justice John Roberts and Jeb Bush
- Celebrity diners include Tiger Woods, Michael Jordan, Alonso Mourning, A Rod, Gloria Estefan, Rod Stewart and Eddie Murphy
- Christy’s has been the site of two well-known FBI stings, including Operation Court Broom, to expose corrupt judges