Las Olas Wine Cafe — Photo courtesy of Dale Mack
Tucked back into a cozy nook off the very popular Las Olas Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale, FL, is Las Olas Wine Cafe. In a calming, cool European-style setting with quaint outdoor tables in their own courtyard, this is the ideal place to take a respite from a busy shopping day on this busiest of the city's streets. It also serves as a romantic setting for a perfect evening with that special someone.
The mood could not be more calming in this picture-perfect setting off the beaten path, sitting among others who appreciate trying the finest wines. Here, you can choose from a small sampling, a full glass or even the bottle, as you enjoy favorites from the delectable lunch and dinner menus. As you listen to the music, you might have the thought that you have just discovered something that no one else knows about.
Las Olas Wine Cafe offers a fine selection of wines from around the world - whether red or white, domestic or foreign. Every visit here offers patrons the discovery of a new wine, and perhaps a new favorite. Don't let a tight budget prevent visiting, as the cafe offers great wines of every price without any lack of quality or taste.
Plan for more than just a wine-tasting experience. Las Olas Wine Cafe offers a full menu of delightful culinary creations that complement the many wines offered. What's more, the experts here have conveniently featured wine pairing suggestions for each gourmet food selection.
Available are cheese plates with a world-class array to choose from, including aged manchego, asiago fresca, fresh mozzarella, goat cheese, Irish cheddar, Parmigiano-Reggiano or Swiss, just to name a few.
Soups and salads are world-class. Salads include Paris, London, Madrid, Dublin and Italian Caprese, and each salad is amazingly delicious and tastefully arranged with fresh and bold flavors. The cafe's list of tapas include Smoked Salmon Carpaccio, Venezuelan Ham Croquettes and more.
This is indeed the ideal place for a quick lunch. Order one of the hot or cold gourmet wraps or baguette sandwiches. These include everyone's favorite, such as the Aged Manchego Melt, Smoked Norwegian Salmon on a baguette or Spicy Southwest Chicken Breast.
Undoubtedly, the most popular street in Fort Lauderdale, trendy Las Olas Boulevard features one-of-a-kind shops, galleries, restaurants, boutiques and nightclubs. The beautiful architecture of Las Olas boasts a picturesque Mediterranean influence and showcases finely landscaped green space.
Las Olas is definitely the place for eyeing up the latest styles and enjoying the sights and sounds of an upscale Floridian crowd. And, of course, you must top it all off with a memorable stop at Las Olas Wine Cafe. Enjoy!