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South Florida Food 50: Della Heiman of The Wynwood Yard

Della Heiman of The Wynwood Yard and Della Bowls.
Della Heiman of The Wynwood Yard and Della Bowls. The Wynwood Yard

Della Heiman, Founder of The Wynwood Yard

Why she’s Food 50: Her culinary incubator and community gathering space is the freshest food concept yet in white-hot Wynwood.

Della Heiman’s vision for The Wynwood Yard, a food truck-strewn lot that opened a few months ago next to O Cinema, is a little like Shark Tank meets The Great Food Truck Race with some Art Basel mixed in. Pop-up kiosks from sushi star Myumi and Heiman’s own, plant-based Della Bowls share space with rotations that include falafel-slinger Arabian Knife, Asian-inspired Sakaya Kitchen, Vibe 305 and more.

A community garden, open-air bar and other elements make you want to stay awhile, which is where Heiman’s programming like yoga and classes for start-up founders kicks in. “This is the kind of space where you can engage in activities all day,” Heiman says.

Where to find her: The Wynwood Yard, 70 NW 29th St., Miami

Web: thewynwoodyard.com

Instagram: @wynwoodyard

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