Empire star Jussie Smollett was spotted supping Saturday with friends at Prime 112. Smollett was swarmed by fans as he left the restaurant.
Orange is the New Black actress Diane Guerrero was spotted Saturday at STK celebrating a girlfriend’s bachelorette party. Also spotted there that night was New York Giants linebacker Jon Beason having dinner with some of his former University of Miami teammates. On Friday, Miami Heat player Luol Deng was seen enjoying a post game dinner after the Heat win over the Denver Nuggets and at another table Orlando Magic point guard Jameer Nelson was seen having dinner with friends.
Donna Shalala was seen supping Thursday at Caffe Abbracci with U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Jack Lew. On Saturday, Gloria and Emilio Estefan had dinner there.
RHONY Luann de Lesseps spent Friday sipping rose and sharing appetizers at the newly opened Bagatelle Miami with her daughter Victoria and fellow RHONYer Heather Thomson in tow. “She had a blast,” said our spy. “She danced a lot, and she talked with the tables around her.”
Pat Riley and Micky Arison had dinner with their wives Saturday at Dolce in celebration of Riley’s 70th birthday.
PBS star chef and restaurateur Lidia Bastianich, in town to receive the Food for Life Award from Miami Dade College, was recently seen having dinner at Pepe Nero Restaurant on Miami Beach where she posed for pix with owner Daniele Mossini.
Dan Aykroyd signed more than 100 bottles of his Crystal Head Vodka Friday and even witnessed a marriage proposal Friday night at Stache, 1920s Drinking Den in Fort Lauderdale. Pablo Capote got down on his knees and proposed to his girlfriend Jen Shaver right in front of the actor. Later Aykroyd got on stage with the South Florida soul band and fellow Blues Brother Matt “Guitar” Murphy for a rousing version of Got My Mojo Workin and Sweet Home Chicago. Aykroyd was also seen sunning by the WET pool at the W Fort Lauderdale during the day and Living Room at night while in town promoting the vodka.