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Expert Tips for Fort Lauderdale Nightlife


Best Fort Lauderdale, FL Nightlife

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    Lulu's Bait Shack

    Located at the fun Beach Place complex on the city's famous Fort Lauderdale Beach is Lulu's Bait Shack. Here you can sit with your friends and sip your...

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    Located at the always hip and happening Wilton Manors on The Drive in the heart of this diverse island city, Hunters exudes passion and energy as they serve...

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    Kalahari Bar

    Welcome to the Kalahari Bar, the first authentic South African Bar in the USA, one popular nightspot in Fort Lauderdale. Here authentic art, masks and tools...

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    Casablanca Cafe

    Outside the Casablanca Cafe is a sign that says cars must stop for pedestrians. Hope for a pedestrian to come along as it will be a pleasure to stop here....

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    Enjoy the experience of outside dining in the heart of the Las Olas Boulevard area. Mango's is a popular mainstay that draws crowds every night of the week....

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    Blue Martini

    Blue Martini has earned a reputation as a sleek and sophisticated gathering place for those who know a great thing when they find it. Weekday happy hours,...

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    Americas Backyard

    Join the others in America's Backyard for South Florida's largest outdoor party. Located in the very happening Downtown Fort Lauderdale, America's Backyard...

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    YOLO (You Only Live Once)

    You Only Live Once, and by this place's name YOLO, you can see why, especially at Happy Hour. It's hard to imagine that in just four short years the amazing...

    Photo courtesy of Dale Mack

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