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Taste of Fort Lauderdale — restaurants

Best Seafood Restaurants Along the Coast

Fort Lauderdale is known for its seafood, and there are several excellent seafood restaurants along the coast. Here are some of the best seafood restaurants in Fort Lauderdale:

Southport Raw Bar

Southport Raw Bar is a casual seafood spot known for its fresh oysters, clams, and other seafood dishes. It offers a laid-back atmosphere with waterfront views.

Billy's Stone Crab Restaurant

Billy's is a classic seafood restaurant known for its...


Vegan-Friendly Eateries in Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale has a growing vegan scene, with several eateries offering plant-based options. Here are some vegan-friendly restaurants in Fort Lauderdale:

Green Bar & Kitchen

Green Bar & Kitchen offers a menu of vegan and plant-based dishes, including burgers, wraps, salads, and smoothies. They also offer gluten-free options.

SoBe Vegan

Starting in Miami, at SoBe Vegan our goal has always been to create delicious and healthy plant-based meals without compromising the quality of our food. That’s why we have taken an all-natural route prioritizing locally-grown, and organic ingredients whenever possible.

The New Vegan

The New Vegan offers a menu...


5 Hidden Gems in Fort Lauderdale’s Food Scene

Fort Lauderdale has some hidden culinary gems that offer unique and delicious dining experiences. Here are five hidden gems in Fort Lauderdale's food scene:

The Foxy Brown

This cozy eatery offers a creative menu with a focus on locally sourced ingredients. The Foxy Brown is known for its inventive twists on classic dishes and its warm, inviting atmosphere.

La Crepe

Tucked away in a small shopping plaza, La Crepe offers a menu of sweet and savory crepes made with fresh, high-quality ingredients. It's a great spot for a casual and delicious meal.

Thai Spice

Located in a nondescript strip...


Explore Nightlife in Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale boasts a vibrant nightlife scene catering to diverse preferences, from luxurious cocktail bars to casual beach bars. Here's a glimpse into the variety of bars you can explore:

Cocktail Bars:

  • Upscale and sophisticated:
    • RM. 901 at Hyatt Centric Las Olas Hotel: Luxurious ambiance, innovative cocktails, reservations recommended. 
    • Apothecary 330: Speakeasy-inspired with vintage decor, house-made syrups,...


Sunsets, Serenity, Savory Delights, and Live Bands: Shooters Waterfront Has It All!

Hey there, fabulous readers! Rhinestone Princess here, your go-to gal from Lauderdale Native, coming to you with an adventure that's as dazzling as my favorite pair of glittery stilettos. Today, I'm taking you on a whimsical journey to Shooters Waterfront, where sunsets paint the sky, lake views mesmerize the soul, live bands set the stage on fire, and food dances on your taste buds like a disco diva!

Sunsets That Rival a Broadway Show

Picture this: you're perched on the patio of Shooters Waterfront, a gentle breeze ruffling your hair, and your eyes fixated...