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Royal Pig Pub 350 E Las Olas Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
May 18, 2015
Try the pub favorites only served after 5 pm including New Orleans BBQ shrimp, chef’s gumbo and Cajun chicken and waffles.
American Restaurant
Jet Runway Cafe 5540 NW 21st Ter Fort Lauderdale, FL
May 18, 2015
All breakfast items served with the famous fried bread pudding!
Italian Restaurant
Noodles Panini 821 E Las Olas Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
May 18, 2015
All day Wednesday, bottles of wine are half price! Stay for the Wednesday night braised beef short rib special.
Greek Restaurant
Thasos Greek Restaurant 3330 E Oakland Park Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
May 18, 2015
Try the small plates of grilled octopus, lamb sausage or shrimp with feta & fresh chilies for $19 or less!
Farraddays Steakhouse 777 Isle of Capri Pompano Beach, FL
May 11, 2015
Choose from 2 sets of warm or cool appetizers including braised short ribs on sea salt flatbread and the giant chilled seafood sampler!
Latin American Restaurant
The Chimney House Grill & Cafe 701 W Las Olas Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
May 11, 2015
3 kinds of ceviche starting at just $14 for this Peruvian-style homemade dish!
Italian Restaurant
Sette Bello 6245 N Federal Hwy Fort Lauderdale, FL
May 11, 2015
Le Chef French Restaurant Café: Sunday brunch is even better with bottomless Mimosas & Bellini!
French Restaurant
Le Chef French Restaurant Café 2104 E Oakland Park Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
May 11, 2015
Sunday brunch is even better with bottomless Mimosas & Bellini!
Wine Bar
Naked Grape Wine Bar 2163 Wilton Dr Wilton Manors, FL
May 4, 2015
Tuesday & Wednesday enjoy half-priced bottles all night!
Stout Bar & Grill 3419 N Andrews Ave Oakland Park, FL
May 4, 2015
Brisket Thursday serves up the Texas classic with mashed potatoes and veggies for just $14!
Burger Joint
Jacks Old Fashioned Hamburger House 4201 N Federal Hwy Fort Lauderdale, FL
May 4, 2015
Fresh-ground handmade burgers starting at just $3.69!
Mexican Restaurant
Cielito Lindo's Prospect Road Oakland Park, FL
May 4, 2015
Choose from 9 different margaritas & make yours a 21 oz. cocktail for just $3 more!
Hot Dog Joint
Howie's TOP DOG 5021 S State Road 7 Ste 209 Davie, FL
April 27, 2015
Get a dollar off every day with ‘Buck Off’ daily specials! Mondays get a buck off hot dog for just $2.29!
Italian Restaurant
La Forketta Italian Restaurant 1255 S Powerline Rd Pompano Beach, FL
April 27, 2015
All dishes at La Forketta are made with imported Italian ingredients including their selection of fresh-baked focaccia starting at just $10!
Vietnamese Restaurant
Pho 79 6451 Stirling Rd Davie, FL
April 27, 2015
Korean-style short ribs, grilled chicken, pork chop, or grilled shrimp rice platters are all served with rice & egg sunny side up for less than $13!
Asian Restaurant
M & H Cafe 2875 S University Dr Davie, FL
April 27, 2015
Smoothie, cup of soup, half panini, half garden salad, half chicken Caesar salad- pick any 2 for just $7.99!
Mexican Restaurant
Eduardo de San Angel 2822 E Commercial Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
April 20, 2015
Try the innovative appetizers like fresh crab-stuffed poblano pepper, grilled cactus, or blue crab corn cakes for French preparations of Mexican inspiration!
Italian Restaurant
Valentino cucina italiana Fort Lauderdale, FL
April 20, 2015
Don’t miss chef-hosted events with exclusive menu items! Tickets available at for pre-priced seating & availability
Thai Restaurant
Sukho Thai 1930 E Sunrise Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL
April 20, 2015
2 for 1 drink specials and $2 off any food item from 5 to 7PM!
Rendez-Vous Bakery and Bistro 1576 E Oakland Park Blvd Oakland Park, FL
April 20, 2015
Happy hour Monday-Friday from noon to 7PM means half-price specials!
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Looking to experience a different side of Greater Fort Lauderdale? From full moon parties and live mermaid shows to nighttime Everglades tours and ghost tours along the New River, you're sure to find off the beaten path ideas to discover.
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into the wild
Say hello to your wild side and visit sea turtles on the beach, butterflies in an aviary, or an eight-foot gator in the Everglades. Throw in a kayaking excursion through a mangrove forest or paddleboard down the New River.
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Bike or walk along A1A. Yoga board, paddle board, kayak or dive into the waterways. Enjoy a workout or healthy fare at a luxe spa. Greater Fort Lauderdale is a panacea for healthy living - and anyone hoping to stay fit while enjoying a beach getaway.
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Experience Greater Fort Lauderdale's vibrant cultural vibe. Catch a Broadway show, visit historical and heritage venues or enjoy a jazz festival. From fine art to hands-on children and science museums, there’s no shortage.
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