"You'll be positively awed by the restaurant's chef, Dena Marino, who will likely be working in the open kitchen — baking pizettes, plating crudos, and searing fillets. She'll be smiling, probably. And after dining at MC Kitchen, you will be, too."
— Miami New Times
, Best Restaurant in The Design District/Midtown
"Name a great Italian restaurant in Miami. No? OK, how about a real good one? Take your time. Nothing? Then here's news: MC Kitchen is not just the best and best-looking Italian restaurant in Miami; it's also one of the best in America."
— John Mariani, Esquire
, The Best New Restaurants 2013