A server tours the room, his skewer held high until he stops at a table to carve slices of picanha nobre—top sirloin grilled with rock salt and olive oil—onto plates. Pampas Grille borrows Brazil's churrasco-style meal, serving meat and seafood just as it comes off the fire. Diners take repeat trips to the side bar to complement their meats with salads and hot and cold sides. The eatery is trimmed in warm wood and features horseshoe-booth seating. Near the bar, wide and tall windows can be flung open to let in fresh air or allow a giant to enter without stooping.
Cuisine Type: American
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Number of Tables: 50+
Parking: Parking garage
Most popular offering: Prime Rib
Delivery / Take-out Available: Takeout Only
Outdoor Seating: Yes
Pro Tip: Karaoke bar and mechanical bull
microbrews to complement its Italian-American bistro-style menu. Brewmaster Fran Andrewlevich—whose past work has won gold and silver medals at the Great American Beer Festival—whips up lagers, pilsners, and seasonal beers right onsite. In the open kitchen, chefs feed flatbread bruschetta and hand-stretched pizza dough to a hungry brick oven, and craft ranch burgers filled with Angus beef, bacon, monterey jack cheese, and dreams of running away to join the circus concession stand.
Camp Gladiator founder Ally Davidson’s childhood obsession with the outdoors and sports led her to pursue a degree in exercise physiology. After her 2008 win on the TV show American Gladiators, Ally decided to share her love of fitness with the world at large. Camp Gladiator reflects Ally's passion for fitness in its mission, which espouses their desire "to positively impact the physical fitness and ultimately the lives of as many people as possible." During Camp Gladiator Total Transformation, participants lose weight and gain energy in a friendly, positive environment. Over four-weeks, trainers focus on accountability, competition, motivation, and fun at multiple locations. Results are tracked during fitness assessments, body composition tests, and a fitness calendar, while nutrition counseling helps to maximize those results. Click here to view before and after images.
Davidson also leads boot camps in 13 U.S. cities, with each hosting multiple training locales. The upbeat staff of certified trainers lead patrons of all ages and fitness levels through four-week outdoor boot camps, earning Camp Gladiator a Hot Spot title from Women's Health magazine's Fitness Awards in 2013, Best Boot Camp from Rare magazine in 2010, Best of Big D 2010–2013 from D magazine, and Best Outdoor Boot Camp 2012 from Austin Fit magazine.
At Art Greenwich, David and Lee Ann Lester, owners of International Fine Arts Expositions, usher antique and contemporary art, design, and jewelry from more than 60 international exhibitors into a 228-foot docked megayacht. Fine-arts dealer David Brooker entrances art lovers with masterful works from England and America spanning three centuries. Pieces by Andy Warhol call out to pop-art aficionados, while Green River Stone’s fossilized, fish encrusted murals provide pristine snapshots of what life was like 50 million years ago and what salmon looks like when served at Medusa’s dinner parties. Guests swoon over floral accessories from Yvel and ogle the exquisite works of Murano glass from Mark Helliar 20th Century Design that inspire thoughts of flowers with their intricate, natural design and flower-themed costume parties.
Five spaces, each decorated by an esteemed designer such as Scott Snyder or Jennifer Post, are the centerpiece of this year's Palm Beach Jewelry, Art & Antique Show. Elegantly designed with fine art, antiques, and furniture, these spaces—part of the Hope Designer Showcase—will exhibit aesthetic and visual appeal and suggest the innovative and envelope-pushing potential of interior design. But the rest of the action, occurring on the peripheral of the showcase, is just as exciting: numerous vendors exhibit their jewelry, antiques, fine art, and furniture for visitors in eye-catching displays. The show lasts four days and showcases goods that run the gamut from antique to modern.