Fort Lauderdale's Seafood Restaurants: One of Many Reasons to Visit the City

Dale Mack

By , Local Expert, Fort Lauderdale
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida prides itself in knowing how to welcome and entertain its guests. With millions of eager travelers arriving each year for vacation, a honeymoon, a business trip, or even to scout out a new home, you can rest assured that you're in good hands. Once you're settled in and are ready to find seafood in Ft. Lauderdale, know that 10Best has you covered. Our editors and locals search the city and suburbs for the top places. Then, we showcase popular restaurants like Grille 66 & Bar, and Sea Level, we highlight eateries with great user reviews, like the pleasant Sunfish Grill. We also help you find areas where...  Read more »

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    3030 Ocean

    A legendary local restaurant that has become synonymous with great Fort Lauderdale restaurants.

    Local Expert Tip: "Even if you're not a guest at the Marriott Harbor Beach Resort and Spa, plan a meal at 3030 Ocean. A classy, sophisticated restaurant is sure to impress."

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    Sea Level

    Sea Level Restaurant and Ocean Bar has become more and more popular because of its great menu, original cocktails and amazing setting.

    Local Expert Tip: "Complimentary self-parking with validation. Valet parking for $5 with validation. "

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    Grille 66 & Bar

    With an amazing location right on the playful Intracoastal and an amazing menu of everyone's favorite.

    Local Expert Tip: "This is a place that must be on the short list. Perfect for a date, entertaining out-of-town guests, or even dining alone. "

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    Located in the elegant Riverside Hotel on the city's most famous boulevard, Las Olas.

    Local Expert Tip: "What a wonderful stop for great seafood in a wonderful atmosphere while shopping on Las Olas. "

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    15th Street Fisheries

    Everyone knows about the 15th Street Fisheries with its great menu, great atmosphere for the entire family, and awesome location.

    Local Expert Tip: "Find out what the locals know about this great seafood restaurant!"

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    Rustic Inn Crabhouse

    • Cuisine: American, Seafood
    • Average Main Course Price: $22.50
    • Neighborhood: Airport

    A local landmark that's casual and fun for families, business or even a date!

    Local Expert Tip: "Be prepared to work for this delicious crab. So get crackin'!"

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    Tarpon Bend

    Located on Fort Lauderdale's popular Riverwalk, this is an ideal stop for incredible food and atmosphere.

    Local Expert Tip: "One visit to Tarpon Bend will not be your last. "

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    Sunfish Grill

    • Cuisine: American, Seafood
    • Average Main Course Price: $30
    • Neighborhood: Oakland Park

    Perhaps off the beaten path, but nonetheless a local favorite with classic menu items.

    Local Expert Tip: "Delicious food, beautifully presented in a comfortable setting. Plan a visit soon."

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    Joseph's On The Water

    Great seafood, great atmosphere right on the Intracoastal, locals have grown to love Joseph's.

    Local Expert Tip: "Prepare for a one-of-a-kind dinner and a show, with a great view to boot. "

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    Lulu's Bait Shack

    Just plain fun, great seafood dishes with a sizzling atmosphere at Fort Lauderdale's Beach's Beach Place.

    Local Expert Tip: "This place is great food, great fun in a great location. It just can't get better than this!"



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