Exuding manic energy, quintessential of a new restaurant in the neighborhood, Heritage is a snazzy Italian-specialty restaurant of Fort Lauderdale. Nestled in the busy art district of the city, Heritage has garnered fame as a must-visit restaurant serving contemporary Italian meals. Veering away from classics such as red-sauce pastas and bruschetta, the restaurant focuses on offbeat preparations such as baked razor clams, mascarpone-stuffed squash blossoms and rich, cheese-and-wagyu-loaded small plates. Given their refreshing take on traditional dishes, Heritage enjoys a steady stream of patrons who reserve their table weeks in advance here.
Renowned for its delectable patty melt, Foxy Brown is a breakfast favorite of the neighborhood. Adorning the heart of the town for over a decade, the restaurant doles out scrumptious American dishes for their famous brunch menu. Sit in the comfortable and inviting settings of the restaurant and savor local favorites which include the likes of beef-a-roni, mac-and-cheese and a piping hot French onion soup. If you’re in the city during the weekend, you simply cannot miss indulging in the lavish brunch spread of waffles, doughnuts and the cheesy sandwiches.
In the midst of high-rises, this colonial-style building stands-out with its bougainvillea, flower pots and other lush trees enclosing it. Set near the Atlantic Ocean, Greek Islands Taverna makes customers feel like they are dining at an eatery on a Greek island. Blue and white checkered tablecloths, Greek wall decoration and photographic artwork create a homey ambiance within this restaurant. The brainchild of brothers, George and Sam Kantzavelos, it is among the finest Greek restaurants in town. Some of their must-try's are the lamb chops, baby back ribs, Ladoregano, Souvlaki and Moussaka. Vegetarians also have great choices here. Diners can finish up their meals with traditional desserts like Baklava and Kataifi.
Unlike many breweries, the Tarpon River Brewing offers its customers a set of breakfast, lunch, and dinner options coupled with handcrafted beer. The minute patrons venture into this place, which seems to be a world in itself, they will be greeted by the aroma of fresh drafts and great food. An interesting feature of the brewery is its unique furnishing which is reminiscent of a stable. Comfortable tables and chairs are set up at regular intervals, and smooth high tables line the bar area. The soothing ambiance and calm atmosphere of the open spaces will allow patrons to unwind as they sample a variety of beers available on tap. These are all innovative creations that will win the hearts of beer lovers. Efficient service and friendly staff will ensure that you leave with good memories!
Relive the nostalgia at this classic arcade bar, where patrons can enjoy a delightful night with friends and drinks. Bring out your inner child and competitive self; challenge your friends for a round of Ms. Pacman or Pinball. Offering a cozy ambiance with a dance floor, the dive bar offers an unforgettable experience. Retro games like Area 51, Jubeat, Contra, Switch and shoot, Skee-ball, Death ball, and Donkey Kong attract the major crowd. Don on a wristband that allows you to indulge in unlimited games, drinks, and the best sandwiches in town.
Enter the secret lair, gangster style, and experience exclusivity at Unit B, a classy speakeasy-themed bar housed on the second level above Brass Tap in the heart of downtown. To experience 1920s speakeasy ambiance, one needs to enter an exclusive access code to unlock the hidden door. Enter the ornate lair, offering an intimate, cozy space with elegant décor. Check the website for reservations and a four-digit access code.
Abbey Brewing Company serves house beers along with imported beers, bottled ales, ports and wines. Most of the drinks are hard to find in America, but definitely worth the trouble. However, most people come for the artisan craft beers, such as Father Theodore's Stout which has chocolate, coffee, toffee and anise. The beers are award-winning and the bar has a cozy atmosphere.
Bunbury, the hidden gem of Wynwood area offers an eclectic Latin feast along with some pretty interesting drinks. Located on 2nd Avenue, the Argentinean joint offers an innovative, almost-hipster dining venue, covered with comic strip wallpapers and industrial-esque improvised furniture strewn about a dim-lit dining space - it is cool without trying to be so! The quirkiness of its appearance is mirrored well in the offerings served here as well, and the empanadas are somewhat of a house specialty. Although the food is pretty much perfect, what takes the cake is their impressive wine collection. These vinos are a great mix of local and international and couple well with the Argentinean meals served at Bunbury. There are also several wine-themed cocktails that warrant a try. The service is stellar, the food and drinks follow the suit; if you're craving for some Latin-style tapas, Bunbury is the place to be!
Andiamo is a pizza joint that even the most critical pizza lover would appreciate. Take a bite of their appetizing light and crispy crust, the sauces and toppings. Wolf down the wonderful brick style pizzas, made with fresh ingredients, on the patio. Try the Soprano which is blend of hot and sweet Italian sausage, Broccoli, tomato sauce, Parmesan and mozzarella, and you are head over heels in love with the place! Prosciutto is another hot favorite among locals. Andiamo also entices you with Panini, crispy salads and juices, tea, coffee, beer or wine. Just a slice (because you are gonna be stuffed!) of Italian cheesecake for those with a sweet tooth!
Prime Cigar and Wine Bar is one of the best places in Boca Raton for a glass of wine or a cocktail and a fine cigar. This bar has an upscale ambiance, but it is very welcoming. The well-informed staff will guide you through the amazing stock of wines, whiskeys and cognacs. The humidor is the prime attraction of this plush spot, with its astounding collection of fine cigars. Special events and private parties are hosted regularly.