South Florida restaurants invite you to feast on the Fourth. Here are some of the Independence Day deals available on the Fourth of July. Check miami.com for updates:
Bianca at Delano, 1685 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, is doing barbecued ribs, lobster, oysters, white truffle ice cream, live music and kid-friendly activities from 4 to 10 p.m. for $75; 305-674-5752
The Biltmore Hotel, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables, hosts an all-American cookout from 4 to 9:45 p.m. capped by fireworks for $115 ($40 for kids); 305-913-3246.
GG’s Waterfront Bar & Grill, 606 N. Ocean Dr., Hollywood, celebrates with an all-day happy hour on Wednesday. From 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., enjoy $6.50 martinis, $2.50-$3 beers and $6-$7 appetizers; 954-929-7030.
The Mayfair Hotel, 3000 Florida Ave., Coconut Grove, celebrates poolside with a rooftop barbecue and make-your-own Cobb salad station for $18.95 ($12.50 for kids); 305-441-0000.
The Rusty Pelican, 3201 Rickenbacker Cswy., Key Biscayne, presents a barbecue buffet for $65 ($25 for kids); 305-361-3818.
And in the feeding-others department, Gulfstream Park Racing & Casino, 901 S. Federal Hwy., Hallandale Beach, hosts a Fourth of July food drive benefiting Feeding South Florida. Folks who donate nonperishable food items beginning at 4 p.m. will be entered in a drawing for $500 that takes place after the 9 p.m. fireworks.