The Latest News

December 3, 2020

Boca Observer- Delray Beach Market – Too Much Flavor

December 3, 2020

Boca Observer – Lionfish Sustainable Spectacular

December 1, 2020

How to Give Back and Eat Well This Holiday Season

November 27, 2020

Thanksgiving Eve draws small crowds to South Florida bars and restaurants | PHOTOS

November 16, 2020



November 12, 2020

Lionfish Restaurant Opens on the Ave in Delray Beach

Hello Foodie Friends,

November 12, 2020


November 9, 2020

Thanksgiving Dining Options in Palm Beach County

Looking for a Thanksgiving take-out meal, or a dining-out venue that’s practicing social distancing? Here are some suggestions for Palm Beach County venues offering prix-fixe meals or take-out meals. You should make reservations or order your dinner now.

November 3, 2020



October 22, 2020

Seafood-forward restaurant Lionfish to open this month in Delray Beach

October 15, 2020

DDC Journal: Live Eat and Stay in Delray

Live, Eat and Stay in Deray

October 9, 2020

Celebrities at Lionfish

October 7, 2020

A look inside downtown Delray’s newest restaurant Lionfish

October 4, 2020

Washington Post: Florida Forges Ahead in Lifting Curbs Amid Virus Concerns

September 22, 2020

Lionfish restaurant opens on Atlantic Avenue in Delray Beach

September 11, 2020

New restaurant alert! Lionfish to open its Delray Beach location Sept. 21

There’s a new restaurant opening up in Delray Beach this September! Lionfish opens its doors to the public

September 3, 2020

Seafood-forward restaurant Lionfish to open this month in Delray Beach

August 27, 2020

Lionfish restaurant opens soon

At the start of the year, restaurant and nightclub developer Andy Masi planned to open a spinoff of his award-winning San Diego restaurant, Lionfish, in downtown Delray Beach in the spring. That was then.

July 30, 2020

Downtown Delray Beach Restaurant Month Starts this Saturday, August 1st

DELRAY BEACH, FLORIDA – The fifth annual Downtown Delray Beach Restaurant Month will run from Saturday, August 1st, through Monday, August 31st and aims to showcase the wide-array of culinary experiences in Delray, providing locals and visitors with opportunities to sample restaurants, cafés, and fast-casual eateries at special prices.

July 30, 2020

Dine Out Downtown Delray Beach Restaurant Month

July 23, 2020



July 6, 2020

11 South Florida BBQ restaurants that’ll have you licking barbecue sauce off your fingers

June 8, 2020



February 6, 2020

Menin Development buys Johnnie Brown’s building in Delray Beach

UPDATED, Feb. 6, 10:38 a.m.: A company tied to Craig Menin’s Menin Development bought another property along Atlantic Avenue in Delray Beach.

January 31, 2020

Menin Development Sponsors Delray Fashion Week

January 28, 2020

San Diego sustainable seafood restaurant Lionfish to open downtown Delray this spring

Soon you will be able to taste a sea-to-table meal in downtown Delray Beach.

January 21, 2020

Award-winning seafood restaurant to debut Delray location

The nationally acclaimed Lionfish restaurant was founded in San Diego and committed to sustainable seafood. The concept expands into Palm Beach County soon.

January 21, 2020

Sneak peek at acclaimed Lionfish restaurant concept, coming to Delray Beach

November 28, 2019

Delray Newspaper – Food Hall headed to downtown Delray Beach

November 18, 2019

Developer breaks ground on 60,000-square-foot food hall in South Florida

November 18, 2019

WPTV – Channel 5, Delray Beach Market Groundbreaking Event

November 18, 2019

WPBF Channel 25, Delray Beach Market Groundbreaking Event

July 8, 2019

The Coastal Star – Business Spotlight: Ground broken for new hotel in Pineapple Grove

July 2, 2019

Delray Newspaper – Construction on The Ray Hotel underway in Pineapple Grove

June 20, 2019

CBS 12 News – The Ray Groundbreaking

June 20, 2019

ABC WPBF 25 – The Ray Groundbreaking

June 18, 2019

The Palm Beach Post – Take a look at new Delray hotel project, The Ray

June 18, 2019

SFBJ – Hotel to break ground in Delray Beach’s Pineapple Grove Arts District

The 141-room Ray hotel in the Pineapple Grove Arts District is set to welcome guests starting in May 2021.At 201 NE 2nd Ave. in Delray Beach, the Ray will be operated by Hilton (NYSE: HLT) under its Curio brand and is being developed by Delray Beach-based Menin Development. The hotel features living walls outside and multiple rooftop gardens, and will also have two floors, underground parking, a glass cube event space with a capacity for 300 people and a 20,000-square-foot rooftop pool deck.NE

June 18, 2019

CBS 12 News – Environmentally-friendly hotel to open in 2021

June 18, 2019

New Times – Delray Beach Will Soon Be Home to a Michelin-Starred Chef and Florida’s Largest Food Hall

Delray Beach will see two big construction projects begin this summer: the Ray and Delray City Market. Together, they will make Delray Beach home to a Michelin-starred chef and the state's largest food hall.

June 17, 2019

The Real Deal – Menin Development borrows $72M to build boutique hotel in downtown Delray

June 6, 2019

NBC 6 – Florida’s largest food hall to open in Delray Beach in 2020

June 5, 2019

Fox 29 WFLX – Florida’s largest food hall to open in Delray Beach in 2020

June 5, 2019

Florida’s largest food hall to open in Delray Beach in 2020

April 29, 2019

Menin Development scores $30M construction loan for Delray food hall

April 2, 2019

Florida Is Bursting With New Hotel and Meeting Space Projects

March 11, 2019

C3’s Rick Mancinelli on creating a fun, upbeat company culture

February 26, 2019

C3 Cloud Computing Concepts, a 110 East Atlantic Tenant, wins Best Place to Work Award

Cloud Computing Concepts offers employees a host of financial, compensation, benefits and other perks that executives there believe make it a Best Place to Work. The most fun benefit, though, may soon be parked right outside. C3 recently received approval from landlord Menin Development to add a parking spot in the garage for a corporate golf cart. The goal is to allow employees to leave their keys behind and, without having to use their own vehicles, grab the C3 Cloud Cart

January 25, 2019

What’s New in the Palm Beaches, 2018 – 2019

The Palm Beaches, which is the collection of 39 cities and towns that make up Palm Beach County, are located in Southeast Florida – just one hour north of Miami and roughly two hours southeast of Orlando. While this destination’s rich culture is shaped by its storied legacy in the glittering Gilded Age, The Palm Beaches walk a delicate balance of preserving its meticulously adorned, bougainvillea-draped architecture with a bustling, urban vibrancy that comes along with its continued

January 22, 2019

A Fresh Look at Florida

Once Dependent on Tourism, the Sunshine State Now Thrives on Food, Fun and Facilities

January 17, 2019

Menin Development Acquires Restaurant Property 307 E Atlantic Ave.

Menin Development has acquired the restaurant space formerly occupied by Luigi’s Coal Oven Pizza in downtown Delray Beach.

January 16, 2019

Menin Development Acquires One 10 Office Building

Menin Development has acquired the recently renovated One 10 office building on Atlantic Avenue in the heart of downtown Delray Beach for $31 million.

December 21, 2018

South Florida’s biggest retail sales in 2018

Investment sales in South Florida remain strong despite the latest wave of store closures across the country.

December 17, 2018

What’s new in Palm Beach County’s hotel resort scene

Did you know that Palm Beach County is the largest county in Florida? This portion of the Gold Coast includes 39 cities and towns and has been a resort haven since the Belle Epoque (Hello, Palm Beach anyone? Henry Flagler?).

December 10, 2018

Downtown Delray Beach office building sells for $31M

A recently renovated office/restaurant building in downtown Delray Beach was sold for $31 million.

December 2, 2018

Delray bookstore changes with times: ‘Now we sell entertainment’

Best-selling author John Green once said that he wouldn’t have a career if it weren’t for independent bookstores. Surely, many debut writers who have gained new fans of their work by frequently hosting readings or signings at local book stores would agree with him.

November 28, 2018

Delray City Market’s Team Grows With Professional Food Hall Architect- Hugh Boyd

Delray City Market gains another asset to their team. Hugh Boyd, is principal of Hugh A. Boyd, Architects, a specialty architecture firm based in Montclair, New Jersey, that he founded in 1987. Mr. Boyd has extensive experience in retail and commercial space design, merchandising, and graphic concepts, with particular expertise in the programming and design of public markets. Recently the firm designed the very successful Market at Grand Central Terminal, New York, the redevelopment of

November 6, 2018

Menin Development Announces Akira Back for The Ray Restaurant

Menin Development is pleased to announce Akira Back as one of its signature restaurants in The Ray Hotel, which will be located in Pineapple Grove in Delray Beach. The Ray is scheduled to open fourth quarter 2020.

October 24, 2018

Delray City Market Receives Final City Approval

Menin Development, Inc. announced it has received final approval from the City of Delray Beach on its signature Food Hall, Delray City Market, to be located 1/2 a block south of downtown Atlantic Avenue. Designed by world-renowned firm, Gonzalez Architects in Miami, Delray City Market is scheduled to be complete in second quarter 2020.

October 10, 2018

Menin Development Announces Interior Designers for The Ray Hotel

Menin Development is pleased to announce the The Ray Hotel's award winning interior designers, Alessandro Munge from Studio Munge and Therese Virserius from Virserius Studio.

September 15, 2018

Menin Development Appoints Food Expert, Ted Spitzer from Market Ventures Inc. to Consult for Their Delray City Market Food Hall

Ted Spitzer is a food guru, partner at Market Ventures, Inc. a specialty urban planning and economic development firm that assists public, non-profit, and for-profit clients with planning, creating, and managing innovative food-based projects and programs. They have particular expertise in public markets and farmers’ markets, where we blend cutting edge business practices with a thorough understanding of and appreciation for the unique challenges facing local farmers and small businesses.

September 3, 2018

Menin Development works with Expert Hotel Advisor John Ceriale for The Ray Hotel

Menin Development hires expert hotel Advisor John Ceriale to counsel the development of The Ray Hotel.

August 9, 2018

Mark Zeff Award Winning Interior Designer, Hired by Menin Development to Design Delray City Market

Menin Development hires Mark Zeff to design Delray City Market. Zeff, a tenant of Chelsea Market, knows the ins and outs of food halls. Zeff’s company MARKZEFF, is an interdisciplinary architecture and design firm that emphasizes innovation and originality in every project.

June 21, 2018

Delray City Market

Delray Beach will soon have a unique dining and entertainment space which pays homage to the city’s status as a South Florida, ‘must-see’ foodie, art and celebration destination.

June 21, 2018

The Ray Receives Final Site Plan Approval

Menin Development, Inc. announced it has received final site plan approval from the City of Delray Beach on its signature hotel development, The Ray, to be located in the Pineapple Grove Arts District of downtown Delray Beach, two blocks north of Atlantic Avenue.

May 18, 2018

REIT buys Palm Beach Gardens shopping center from Menin Development for $88M

InvenTrust Properties Corp. just bought the PGA Plaza in Palm Beach Gardens for $88 million.

November 11, 2017

Menin Development Announces Guitar Center Coming Soon to New Century Commons

California-based Guitar Center, the world’s largest retailer of guitars, amplifiers, drums, keyboards, recording, live sound, DJ, and lighting equipment has entered in to a lease agreement with Menin Development.

November 8, 2017

Olive U Mediterranean Grill – Now Open in PGA Plaza

August 25, 2017

Menin Development Announces New Tenant LYMBR at PGA Plaza in Palm Beach Gardens, FL

Connecticut based LYMBR, a personalized stretching studio, is expanding to the Palm Beaches and will occupy 1,050 square feet in PGA Plaza at 2526 PGA Boulevard, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida.

August 1, 2017

Menin Development Introduces Capital One Cafe

July 28, 2017

Menin Development Welcomes O’Live U to PGA Plaza

July 27, 2017

Orchard Supply Hardware Begins Construction July 27, 2017

July 20, 2017

TARGET To Open New “Flexible Format” Store July 23, 2017

June 1, 2017

Menin Development Preserves the Iconic Green Owl

January 1, 2017

Menin Development Welcomes Orchard Supply Hardware

Menin Development is pleased to welcome Orchard Supply Hardware to its New Century Commons located at 510 Linton Blvd., Delray Beach. Orchard supply, owned by Lowe’s Hardware, will be taking a large portion of the former Sports Authority store, occupying approximately 31,000 square feet along with a 6,700 square foot outdoor garden center. The Delray Beach location is expected to open Spring 2017. Remaining space at New Century is a 12,500 square foot bay located between Orchard Supply

November 16, 2016

Target Store Opening Summer 2017-Phoenix, Arizona

Menin Development is pleased announce the 50,000 sq ft opening of its new tenant Target. The “flexible-format” store

October 28, 2016

Capital One Cafe Coming to Delray & Green Owl Relocating

Menin Development, Inc. is pleased to announce it has entered into agreements with Capital One Café and The Green Owl restaurant for its buildings located at 326 and 400 East Atlantic Avenue in Delray Beach, Florida.

October 28, 2016

Pure Point Financial Coming to PGA Plaza

Pure Point Financial has signed a lease with Menin Development at the PGA Plaza in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida.

October 1, 2016

Menin Development Acquires New Century Commons

A Menin Development affiliate purchased the 86,050 sq ft New Century Commons Shopping Center located at 500 W. Linton Blvd in Delray Beach, Fl. Current tenants include Sports Authority, Pet Smart, PNC Bank, Chipolte, AT & T and Cream. New Century Commons is located halfway between I-95 and South Federal Highway on Linton Blvd frontage.

September 5, 2016

Menin Development Purchases Esplanade Plaza

The Esplanade Plaza located in Pineapple Grove Way, Delray Beach has been purchased by an affiliate of Menin Development. The Esplanade’s 31,700 sq ft of shopping strip is home to restaurants, florist, a medical office, gym, book store, bakery and mixed use retail stores. It is located at 241 NE 2 Avenue, 3 blocks north of Atlantic Avenue in the heart of the Delray Beach Arts District.

September 1, 2016

Menin Development Acquires Urban Outfitters Building

Menin Development acquired its third retail property in Delray Beach, Florida this month. Urban Outfitters occupies the 11,073 square foot storefront space directly on Atlantic Ave. The property is located in the heart of downtown Delray Beach at 306 East Atlantic Avenue and has not been traded since it was developed in 1936.

August 28, 2016

Etiquette Boutique Opening Soon in PGA Plaza

Menin Development welcomes its new tenant Etiquette Boutique to the PGA Plaza. The storefront property is located at 2596 PGA Boulevard in Palm Beach Gardens, FL. Etiquette Boutique will feature upscale women’s apparel, modern designer fashions, chic jewelry and a variety of accessories. Etiquette Boutique joins Trader Joe’s, Ulta, Marshall’s, The Blow Zone, and European Wax.

August 17, 2016

Menin Acquires Restaurant Property Donovan’s Steak & Chophouse

Menin Development purchased the restaurant property which is home to Donovan’s Steak & Chophouse. The property is located at 3101 E. Camelback Road, Phoenix, AZ and sits on 1.7 acres of land. Donovan’s also has locations in San Diego and LaJolla, California.

July 15, 2016

Aqua Swimwear Opens Store in Delray Beach

Menin Development is proud to welcome its future new tenant Aqua Swimwear to their property located at 404 East Atlantic Avenue, Delray Beach. The storefront property is part of the George Building which Menin purchased in April 2015. Aqua Swimwear will carry swimwear apparel, resort wear and a variety of accessories.

December 20, 2015

Bolufe Opens in Delray Beach

Kim Bolufé, fashion entrepreneur and owner of Bolufé in Boca Raton, credits work ethic for 22 years of success at Mizner Park — tied for the longest of any in the plaza. And now, she’s not resting but reinvigorating with a new venture, a location in Delray Beach.

December 1, 2015

Bolufe Coming to Atlantic Ave.

Bolufe Coming to Atlantiv Ave., Delray Beach Please click on Bolufe below for an article that talks a little about this chic, jazzy, on-trend boutique for men and women. Bolufe will be opening in late December at 328 E. Atlantic Ave., Delray Beach, FL. Bolufe

November 1, 2015

Top 10 on Forbes

For the second year in a row, has recognized Port St. Lucie as one of the 10 best cities in the United States for job growth, saying that retiring baby boomers in Florida are creating an increasing need for services that create jobs.

October 30, 2015

Cheddar’s Casual Cafe & Tijuana Flats Joining Shoppes @ St. Lucie West

June 1, 2015

Orangetheory at PGA Plaza is now open!

Please join PGA Plaza in welcoming the opening of Orangetheory Fitness Palm Beach Gardens East. They are having a grand opening party Thursday June 18, from 5 pm- 8 pm.

April 5, 2015

George Buildings In Delray Trade For $19.5 Million

Palm Beach-based Menin Development paid $19.5 million for the George buildings in downtown Delray Beach.

April 3, 2015

Menin Development Buys Downtown Delray Beach Retail Properties

An affiliate of Menin Development acquired the George Buildings, a retail strip in bustling downtown Delray Beach, for $19.5 million.

March 1, 2015

PGA Plaza Announces New Tenants

March 1, 2015

Downtown Delray retail buildings sell to Menin Development affiliate for $20M

An affiliate of Palm Beach-based Menin Development picked up two commercial buildings in downtown Delray Beach for $19.5 million.

January 19, 2015

HomeGoods And Pollo Tropical Joining Menin Development


December 22, 2014

Menin Acquires Property Leased to RAISING CANE’S in Gardens District of New Orleans

December 17, 2014

Menin Development Announces Sale of Magnolia Park

Palm Beach, FL

December 1, 2014



December 1, 2014



November 28, 2014



November 11, 2014

SC Business: Menin Sells Magnolia Park for $155 Million

Greenville, S.C. – Formerly the Greenville Mall, Magnolia Park was purchased by a Menin affiliate in 2007.

November 1, 2014

Menin Acquires VITAMIN SHOPPE in Boca Raton, FL

September 19, 2014

PGA Plaza Welcomes Trader Joe’s


August 6, 2014

Trader Joe’s Hiring in Palm Beach Gardens