Siam Kitchen Sushi Thai
3341 N Federal Hwy., Oakland Park, siamkitchensushithai.com
→ This modern casual Japanese-Thai eatery has dishes featuring herbs from its own garden. The menu varies from soups, salads, sushi, steamed seafood, fried rice, dumplings and much more. There are also plenty of options for vegetarians.
4300 N Federal Hwy., ferdosgrill.net
→ This relaxing and homey restaurant provides generous portions of Mediterranean/Middle-Eastern cuisine. The place also gets a little fired up on Saturday evenings, when customers can experience belly dancing fire shows along with their meals.
The Galleria at Fort Lauderdale, 2584 E Sunrise Blvd., trulucks.com
→ For a sophisticated atmosphere, this restaurant offers fresh crabs direct from its own fishery. Indulge in freshly caught seafood or excellent steaks, along with a great selection of wines. For this upscale experience, dress up in the new outfit you just picked up in the Galleria.
Neiman Marcus, Upper Level, 2442 E Sunrise Blvd.
→ After shopping in Neiman Marcus, quickly grab a bite to eat in a casual, fashionable atmosphere. This classic lunch counter café will satisfy any afternoon cravings with its variety of fresh salads, sandwiches, tacos, burgers and specialty items. Finish it off with a hot beverage – and a rich, naughty piece of cake.
704 E Las Olas Blvd., granfornopronto.com
→ This cozy Italian place boasts an outdoor seating area that’s a perfect destination to complete a shopping day. The menu offers all the Italian favorites and a dessert menu of yummy treats. And check all the many different kinds of bread – it’s worth the trip just for that.
Rocco’s Tacos and Tequila Bar
1313 E Las Olas Blvd., roccostacos.com
→ This restaurant provides an excellent setting whether you’re considering an early lunch or a late night. A hot spot on Las Olas, its menu offers handmade tortillas, burritos, tacos, salads and more. Experience guacamole prepared tableside - and 400 varieties of tequila.