The upscale St. Roch Market Miami has announced that it will open Saturday, Feb. 24, in the Design District’s Palm Court. Why is everybody so excited? Because at St. Roch, a New Orleans-based concept, chefs can try out their ideas on a small scale before launching stand-alone restaurants.
Entrepreneurs Will Donaldson and Barre Tanguis are bringing a taste of New Orleans to the Sunshine State with their modern food hall, St.Roch Market. Situated in the Design District, this foodie hot spot will be serving up inspired dishes from around the globe such as acai bowls, buttermilk biscuits, and handmade ravioli.
New Orleans’ St. Roch Market is opening in the Design District’s Palm Court with 10 distinct dining options, as well as a cocktail bar, raw bar and coffee shop.
When the city of New Orleans handed over the keys to a renovated St. Roch Market to a pair of local entrepreneurs, a few years back, plenty of people were skeptical—was an elegant new food hall the right fit for a tattered strip of St. Claude Avenue, directly on the edge of the less-than-elegant Seventh Ward?