Whether fine dining or casual, outdoor dining is a huge part of the South Florida culture. Enjoying an ocean breeze, the sunshine and a delicious adult beverage on a patio, is one of the best ways to relax. Here are some of the top places for outdoor dining in the Fort Lauderdale area.
Coco Asian Bistro and Bar – 1841 Cordova Road, Fort Lauderdale
Coco Asian Bistro and Bar has receive both local and national accolades from all types of publications. This restaurant provides a fine dining experience you just don’t find everywhere. The unique cuisine makes it special and the outdoor seating fits perfectly into the Florida atmosphere.
Mango’s – 904 East Las Olas Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale
Mango’s provides some of the bets outdoor dining found on Las Olas Boulevard. This restaurant serves excellent choices in a casual environment. Enjoy the large outdoor seating area, as you much on seafood sandwiches, pastas and some of the best salads in the area.
3030 Ocean – 3030 Holiday Drive, Fort Lauderdale
Found inside the Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa, this restaurant is one of the best in all of Fort Lauderdale. They serve a number of great seafood options, along with many other American dishes. Most of the ingredients used are fresh, local and organic. Along with the amazing cuisine, diners can enjoy the beautiful outdoor area.
Shula’s on the Beach – 321 North Fort Lauderdale Beach Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale
A world famous steakhouse with plenty of great choices, Shula’s comes from the famous Dolphin’s coach Don Shula. This restaurant provides an excellent menu and atmosphere with a generous outdoor seating area.
15th Street Fisheries – 1900 SE 15th Street, Fort Lauderdale
Providing a cozy outdoor area with a beautiful view of the water, the 15th Street Fisheries is a great choice. It has been voted as the best waterfront restaurant on more than one occasion. Plenty of excellent seafood is found here.
All of these restaurants provide a menu full of great food and beautiful outdoor seating. If you want to enjoy the sunshine of South Florida, choose any of these restaurants and dine outside today.