The List: Michael Mina's Miami restaurant picks

San Francisco-based chef-restaurateur Michael Mina is set to open his third South Florida restaurant, Stripsteak, next month in the Fontainebleau Miami Beach. Here’s where he eats when he’s in town: 

1. Scarpetta

The Duck and Foie Gras Ravioli is outstanding.

4441 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; 305-674-4660.

2. Hiro’s Yakko-san

Angel Hair Uni with Ikura. We’ve been going there since we opened Bourbon Steak in Aventura.

3881 NE 163rd St., North Miami Beach; 305-947-0064.

3. Cypress Room

I’m a fan of Michael Schwartz. The Agnolotti is delicious. 

3620 NE Second Ave., Miami; 305-520-5197.

4. Lucali

The Pizza is great, but the Calzone is out of this world. 

1930 Bay Rd., Miami Beach; 305-695-4441.

5. Joe’s Stone Crab

Classic. Get the Stone Crabs, of course!

11 Washington Ave., Miami Beach; 305-673-0365.

6. Bazaar

A great spot to see and be seen! I love ordering a bunch of new-school and old-school tapas.

1701 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; 305-455-2999

7. Pubbelly

These guys are unstoppable, and it’s so cool to see how they’ve grown over the years. 

1418 20th St., Miami Beach; 305-532-7555.

8. Broken Shaker

Handcrafted cocktails, coupled with fun bar bites: A slam dunk.

2727 Indian Creek Dr., Miami Beach; 305-531-2727.

9. Juvia

You can’t beat the view. My favorite dish is the Cold Smoked Scallop.

1111 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach; 305-763-8272.

10. Ball & Chain

Sit down for a classic Mojito and an order of Chicharrónes. 

1513 SW Eighth St., Miami; 305-643-7820.