All in the Cards: Your Genuine Holiday Gift Guide Begins Now with A Deal!

There are so many ways to sip and savor this holiday season. So do it with genuine Gift Cards!  Beginning today Monday, November 25 and running two weeks — through Black Friday and Cyber Monday — concluding Monday, December 9, enjoy complimentary $20 bonus gift cards for each $100 you spend. It’s our way of saying thank you before the holiday shopping rush begins.  Any way you slice it in denominations, accumulate gift cards to keep for yourself or share as you purchase $100 increments. It’s the gift guide that keeps on giving, from food, drink and experiences to remember!

To shop our early bird deal immediately, click the links below. Good for virtual or physical cards! In the neighborhood? Visit the restaurants and take advantage in person.


Michael’s Genuine Gift Card 
Harry’s Pizzeria Gift Card
Genuine Pizza Gift Card
Amara at Paraiso Gift Card
Tigertail + Mary Gift Card

[VIDEO] A 2016 Holiday Message of Genuine Merriment


That’s because we hit pause (and PLAY!) to celebrate our people and thank our extended family for joining us in the memory making that was 2016. Enjoy these familiar faces and relish the genuine merriment that virtual yearbook maker Jessica Anderson has prepared for us with steadfast and thoughtful plentitude.

Best wishes for a happy, healthy and yummy holiday from all of us at Michael’s Genuine® Food & Drink, Harry’s Pizzeria®, Cypress Tavern, ella, Michael Schwartz Events and The Genuine Hospitality Group.


Shop Genuine Gift Cards Online, Get Free Gift Cards in Your Cart!

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TGHG Holiday Card offer explanation finalGood morning! Gifting thanks starts NOW.

To celebrate the holiday season, we’re kicking off the biggest shopping week of the year with a gift for you. From today until Cyber Monday on November 30 at 11:59 PM, purchases of The Genuine Hospitality Group Gift Card in increments of $100 exclusively online at our Genuine Shop will automatically add a free $20 card to your cart. Purchase two $100 gift cards, get two $20 cards. One $300 gift card receives three $20 cards. Any way you slice it, kick back and get a kickback. Enjoy free shipping on the deal and no coupon code necessary.

Consider it inspiration to explore all the genuine that Michael Schwartz has to offer at the following restaurants in Miami’s Design District and Coconut Grove:

MICHAEL’S GENUINE® FOOD & DRINK fresh simple pure
CYPRESS TAVERN American Grill & Cocktail Bar
HARRY’S PIZZERIA® neighborhood American pizzeria

CLICK HERE TO START SHOPPING, and follow #genuineshop on social media as we explore the dishes, drinks and experiences our gift cards are good for!

[UPDATED] Happy Holiday Shopping Begins Now with a Bundle of Genuine Thanks!

UPDATE!!!!  Happy Monday to you all. Today, online retailers around the capitalist world are celebrating “Cyber Monday.”  Here in Genuineland, celebrations of the art and design kind are kicking into gear, as Harry’s Pizzeria and Michael’s Genuine Food & Drink in the Design District have new artworks on display and our  pop-up cafe at Design Miami/ continues to fuel exhibitor teams’ through booth construction.  Our online shop is open for business with its two bundle coupons still valid until 11:59 p.m. tonight.  We are adding a new The Genuine Hospitality Group gift card special for today only!  Beginning at 10:30 a.m. this morning, the e-shop’s first purchase of a gift card (or cards in any denominations) totaling $500 or more will receive one Design Miami/ Vernissage invitation granting two people attendance to the opening night event tomorrow, Tuesday, December 3 from 6-9:00 p.m., as well as two passes each granting one person a one day admission to the fair during show hours including lunch for two (up to $50) at the MGFD Cafe during their visit!  Seasons eatings!


With thanksgiving just days away, we are happy to share two special coupons – “thanksmichael” and “thankshedy” – to jumpstart the holiday shopping season happily on our virtual store. Just a little genuine thanks from our family to yours… details below!

Visit to fill your online shopping cart today with genuine items to make cooking, dining, and gifting this holiday season easy and delicious:

The Genuine Hospitality Group Gift Card
Accepted at our three Miami Design District restaurants, Michael’s Genuine Food & Drink, Harry’s Pizzeria, and The Cypress Room

Hedley & Bennett Aprons new!
Available in brown and red, as worn by our servers at Michael’s Genuine Food & Drink. Our aprons are built to last and handmade in Los Angeles from beginning to end using everything from American canvas, Japanese selvage denim to European linens. And they look great too!

Genuine Cookbooks
Chef/owner Michael Schwartz’s MICHAEL’S GENUINE FOOD: Down-to-Earth Cooking for People Who Love to Eat
Executive pastry chef Hedy Goldsmith’s BAKING OUT LOUD: Fun Desserts with Big Flavors

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Our gift for you! Beginning now until midnight on Monday, December 2 (Cyber Monday!) receive 20% off of a cookbook and an apron when purchased together. Simply enter the following codes in the coupon space at checkout when either or both pairs of items are present in your shopping cart:

BAKING OUT LOUD + apron | enter thankshedy & save $20.50
MICHAEL’S GENUINE FOOD + apron | enter thanksmichael & save $22

Easy breezy fine print: 20% off applied before tax at checkout. Coupons cannot be used in conjunction with each other. Customer may purchase more items at the time of check out, but discount(s) are applied only to the bundled items. Both coupons are valid two weeks and a day from now (Sunday, November 17,) expiring at 11:59 on Monday, December 2 (Cyber Monday.) Shipping is free when coupon is used (applies anyway for orders over $75!)

Free shipping for orders over $75!
Tax-free shipping out of state!
American Express, Visa and MasterCard accepted!
Please consult our posted holiday shipping deadlines when placing orders!

Wishing you a very happy holiday season from your magical elves at the genuine e-shop,

Ellie, Ian, Shannon & Jackie