Whenever we have guests come into town, there are some must see places around Fort Lauderdale, and some locals places too. Avoiding the chain restaurants.
1. Riverside Market
Brett Circe: Enjoy a beer tasting night! Pairings with foods and great beers!
2. New River Pizza and Grill
Brett Circe: Maci's Favorite Salad is fantastic. And huge.
3. Bravo Ristorante
Brett Circe: The food is great here. Try the Mediterraneo pizza especially.
4. Heart Rock Sushi
Brett Circe: Try the Rainbow roll, it's scrumptious.
5. Royal India
Brett Circe: Get the Nan as a side, very good.
6. Water Taxi - Stop #1
Brett Circe: The best way to see Fort Lauderdale is by water!
7. Pelican Landing
Cheryl Crapanzano: Jim the bartender makes the best drinks. Ask for his specialty drinks like "Jimmys concoction" or "poolside punch". Awesome homemade mojitos too!!
8. Himmarshee Street
Brett Circe: Best locals place to hang out in Fort Lauderdale.
9. Las Olas Boulevard
Silversea: Lined by art galleries, shops, restaurants & sidewalk cafés, it's perfect for a leisurely stroll. Check out Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale, home to American and European modern art.
10. Fort Lauderdale Beach
Mazda: This beach has a beach wavewall – a flowing, swirling beach wall that extends two miles along the central portion of Fort Lauderdale Beach.
11. Lester's Diner
Ari Dorfman: Open 24 hrs.
12. Bonnet House Museum & Gardens
Mazda: The Bonnet House grounds encompass one of the last examples in South Florida of a native barrier island habitat. Five distinct ecosystems can be found on the property.
13. Las Olas Riverfront
Brett Circe: Stroll the Riverwalk for shopping, dining and drinking. A great walk along the river.
14. Antique Car Museum
Brett Circe: This museum is a hidden gem, lots of really cool stuff packed in there. Building is made from old Dade County Pine.
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