The List: Miami's best foods according to BLT Prime chef Dustin Ward

Chef Dustin Ward of BLT Prime in Doral.

Chef Dustin Ward keeps the grills hot at BLT Prime, 4400 NW 87th Ave., in Doral. Here’s where he relaxes and what he eats when someone else is cooking: 

1. El Atlakat

I am in love with the cuisine of El Salvador.

8984 Taft St., Pembroke Pines; 954-450-0866.

2. Moon Thai

Basil Fried Rice.

1118 S. Dixie Hwy., Coral Gables; 305-668-9890.

3. Palme d’Or

Foie Gras.

1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables; 855-969-3084.

4. The Blue

Amazing view from the 28th floor.

501 E. Camino Real, Boca Raton; 561-447-3222.

5. Mellow Mushroom

The Best Pizza.

525 N. Federal Hwy., Fort Lauderdale; 954-712-9527. 

6. 3030 Ocean

Crispy Pork Belly Tacos.

3030 Holiday Dr., Fort Lauderdale; 954-765-3030.

7. Matador Room

Roasted Dry-Aged Cargill Ranch Ribeye.

2901 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; 786-257-4600.

8. The Knife

Nonstop Argentinean food.

602 E. Hallandale Beach Blvd., Hallandale Beach; 786-866-3999.

9. Buffalo Wild Wings

Great Wings and Sauces. A guilty pleasure.

18721 Biscayne Blvd., Aventura; 305-692-9995.

10. Jimmie’s Chocolates

Great Atmosphere, Desserts and Wine Pairings.

148 N. Federal Hwy., Dania Beach; 954-922-0441.