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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Seafood Restaurant
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“It's nice place because is near the beach, good food and nice music and bar”
  • 80 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“This is one of the many lounges/club/bars in the Las Olas area. Put this one in your GPS to get there and then you can do lots of bar hopping.”
  • 60 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Buzzing Mexican hot spot doling out classic dishes & snacks, plus over 400 varieties of tequila. If you want to go for the drink and taco specials on Tuesday nights, we recommend booking a few weeks in advance.”
  • 74 locals recommend
Brewery
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“My favorite brewery, they specialize in culinary flavored beers. Lots of games, it’s just a great crowd and a lot of energy. And did I mention good beer?”
  • 58 locals recommend
Bar
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“The food and ambience is great and every Monday they have the best burger in town for 1/2 price "The Prohibition", you can not miss it.”
  • 64 locals recommend
Boat or Ferry
“Tour of the canals/waterways of Fort Lauderdale. You truly cannot appreciate this city without seeing it from the water. Comes with dinner too. Been in operation forever here locally..”
  • 57 locals recommend
Lounge
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“Trendy, excellent food, right on Las Olas Blvd. You go for a nice stroll down the strip before or after dinner. ”
  • 62 locals recommend
Bar
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“A lot has changed since 1982. But despite Fort Lauderdale’s evolution, one restaurant on the Intracoastal has been there every step of the way. With its dockside views, fresh seafood, weekend brunch, and lively events — all served up in a relaxed environment — Shooters Waterfront is a Florida icon. There’s a reason behind our longevity.”
  • 53 locals recommend
Bar
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“Coconuts is Fort Lauderdale at its best! ... uninterrupted views of Fort Lauderdale's intercostal waterways, Coconuts is a premiere waterfront dining destination”
  • 66 locals recommend
Burger Restaurant
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“Fun LGBT friendly restaurant and bar, great unique burgers and fish sandwiches with outside dinning. ”
  • 65 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Dock n Dine, great atmosphere, food, outdoor bar and vibe. This one is my favorite!”
  • 36 locals recommend
Café
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“Historic former residence with ocean views & Mediterranean-American plates, plus live piano music.”
  • 46 locals recommend
Beer Bar
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“Easygoing specialty beer boutique & kitchen serving an eclectic menu amid couches & beachy decor. Address: 608 SW 12th Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312 Is a short car ride from the property.”
  • 48 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“This place is crazy packed usually. But so much fun. Lots of other great bars in walking distance. ”
  • 36 locals recommend
Brazilian Restaurant
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“Posh, stylish venue for meats carved tableside, ample salad bar, outdoor bar & weeknight happy hour. Address: 2400 E Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301 great place and is a short ride or descent walk from the property with beautiful views of the bay and mansions along the way. ”
  • 42 locals recommend
Sports Bar
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“Great for catching the game, the food is good and you can pick up the Water Taxi and take it couple of stop over to Los Olas and let the Captain tell you all about the mansions along the way, and what a breeze!”
  • 34 locals recommend