The List: 10 best Miami restaurants with Sugar Factory's chef

Chef Christophe Bonnegrace of Sugar Factory
Chef Christophe Bonnegrace of Sugar Factory

French-born Christophe Bonnegrace cooked in Beverly Hills, New York, Maui and Africa before becoming corporate executive chef of Sugar Factory American Brasserie, which opened a Miami Beach outpost this year at the Hotel Victor, 1144 Ocean Dr. Here, Bonnegrace shares his favorite spots to dine out:

1. Oishi Thai

Filet Mignon with Massaman Curry

14841 Biscayne Blvd., North Miami; 305-947-4338

2. Juvia

Tres Leches

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

3. Gol Italian Restaurant

Prosciutto e Funghi

940 71st St., Miami Beach; 305-397-8917

4. Macchialina

Honey-Roasted Organic Chicken, Creamy Polenta

820 Alton Rd., Miami Beach; 305-534-2124

5. Semilla 

Short Ribs in Bone Marrow

1330 Alton Rd., Miami Beach; 305-674-6522

6. 27 Restaurant

Oxtail — best I have ever had

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

7. Bagatelle

Chateaubriand and Rosé

220 21st St., Miami Beach; 305-763-8330

8. La Sandwicherie

Great Sandwiches, Quick Lunch

229 14th St., Miami Beach; 305-532-8934

9. Burger & Beer Joint 

Mustang Sally with Wagyu Beef

1766 Bay Rd., Miami Beach; 305-672-3287

10. Huahua’s Taqueria

Any Tacos

1211 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach; 305-534-8226