No, you didn’t just wake up in Palermo, but it's close enough at Casa Tua. The gorgeous garden is lit by tree-hanging lanterns — the better to read the novel-length wine list over your parchment-wrapped turbot — and the attached hotel features amazing villa-style suites, just in case you can’t until wait to get home.
1700 James Avenue (between 17th and 18th streets), 305-673-0973. Casatua.com
Photo: Via Casa Tua