Departments — 18 April 2014
PRIME Dining guide, for mature appetites

A few restaurants that understand, and appreciate, mature appetites.

Boca Raton and Delray Beach

Casa D’Angelo Ristorante, fine Tuscan-style dining with indoor and outdoor seating; extensive wine list;  171 E. Palmetto Park Road, Boca Raton, 561-996-1234 (and Fort Lauderdale), casa-d-angelo.com

 DAngelo Pizza, Wine Bar and Tapas, casual Tuscan-style fare and wine bar; menu includes appetizers, pizzas, panini, specialty beers and homemade gelatos; 16950 Jog Road, Delray Beach, 561-381-0037 (and Weston, 1370 Weston Road, 954-306-0037; and Fort Lauderdale, 4215 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale, 954-561-7300), dangelopizza.com.

 JAZZIZ, jazz nightclub with eclectic menu including steak, seafood, salads and sushi; indoor and patio dining; live entertainment nightly, including internationally known performing artists; cigar bar; 201 Plaza Real, Boca Raton, 561-300-0730, jazziz.com

Piñon Grill, new American cuisine featuring Southwest flavors; deals include half-off appetizers 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Mondays to Fridays; 6000 Glades Road, Boca Raton, 561-391-7770, pinongrill.com

Truluck’s, steak and seafood in Mizner Park; deals include half-price appetizers and drinks 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.; 351 Plaza Real, Boca Raton, 561-391-0755 (and Fort Lauderdale); trulucks.com

Fort Lauderdale

Beauty & the Feast Bar | Kitchen, oceanfront restaurant in The Atlantic Hotel & Spa offers an eclectic menu with entrées, small plate-items and family-style feast plates; 601 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd., Fort Lauderdale,
954-567-8070, society8.com

Blue Martini, nightclub with outdoor patio bar; menu includes flatbreads and light fare; deals include discounted menu items 2 p.m. to 8 p.m.; 2432 E. Sunrise Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, 954-653-2583, bluemartinilounge.com

Bimini Boatyard, fresh seafood and other menu items; indoor and outdoor dining with Waterfront Patio Bar; 1555 SE 17th St., Fort Lauderdale, 954-525-7400, biminiboatyard.com

Casa DAngelo Ristorante, offers Tuscan-style food with an extensive wine list; 1201 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale
(and Boca Raton), 954-564-1234, casa-d-angelo.com

Chima, rodizio-style Brazilian steakhouse; deals include happy hour appetizer specials 5:30-7:30 p.m. Mondays to Fridays; $20 coupon with Preferred Diner online sign-up; 2400 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, 954-712-0580, chimasteakhouse.com

D’Angelo Pizza, Wine Bar, Tapas, casual Tuscan-style fare and wine bar; menu includes appetizers, pizzas, Panini, specialty beers and homemade gelatos; 4215 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale (and Weston and Delray Beach), 954-561-7300, dangelopizza.com

15th Street Fisheries, seafood restaurant in historic Lauderdale Marina; romantic nautical theme with panoramic views; features boat and Water Taxi access; dining specials include $35 Summer Tasting Menu; 1900 SE 15th St., Fort Lauderdale, 954-763-2777, gofisheries.com.

Fisheries Dockside, informal waterfront dining with indoor and outdoor seating downstairs at 15th Street Fisheries; deals include happy hour menu discounts at the bar 4 p.m. to 7  p.m. Mondays to Fridays; live entertainment Thursdays to Sundays; accessible by boat, including Water Taxi, 1900 SE 15th St., Fort Lauderdale, 954-763-2777, fisheriesdockside.com

The Downtowner, American bistro-style dining; includes outside seating along the New River; trivia games and live music select nights; Sunday brunch buffet; deals include half-price appetizers 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesdays; 10 S. New River Drive East, Fort Lauderdale, 954-463-9800, downtownersaloon.com

Grille 401, New American fusion fare, includes seafood, steak, handmade pastas and craft beers. Deals include half-price appetizers 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Mondays to Fridays; half-price sushi after 10 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays and after 11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 401 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, 954-767-0222, grille401.com

Ocean Market Grille, light fare on an upstairs oceanfront terrace poolside at The Atlantic Hotel & Spa, 601 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, 954-567-8071, society8.com

Truluck’s, steak and seafood; deals include half-price appetizers and drinks 4:30-7 p.m.,  2584 E. Sunrise Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, 954-396-5656 (and Boca Raton), trulucks.com

Via Luna, waterfront Italian restaurant with farm-to-table approach at the Ritz-Carlton hotel; deals include discounted bar-menu items 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.; One North Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, 954-302-6460, ritzcarlton.com

Hollywood and Pembroke Pines

Billys Stone Crab Restaurant & Market, seafood restaurant specializing in stone crabs; tall windows overlooking the Intracoastal Waterway; indoor and outdoor seating; occasional all-you-can-eat deals on stone crabs and Alaskan king crabs; 400 N. Ocean Drive, 954-923-2300, crabs.com.

Fascinos, Classic American Italian Italian food in downtown Hollywood, 1900 Harrison St., 954-589-0200, fascinos.com

GG’s Waterfront Bar & Grill, steaks and seafood with an emphasis on fresh Florida products; indoor and outdoor waterfront seating; deals include happy hour menu items 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.; 606 N. Ocean Drive, 954-929-7030, ggswaterfront.com

Hollywood Prime, steakhouse at The Westin Diplomat Resort; more than 500 wines; 3555 S. Ocean Drive, Hollywood, 954-602-8393, hollywoodprime.com

Lola’s on Harrison, contemporary American fare; deals include happy hour menu items Tuesdays to Fridays 5-7 p.m., 2032 Harrison St., Hollywood, 954-927-9851, lolasonharrison.com

West Broward

Brimstone Woodfire Grill, menu includes steaks, seafood, sushi, salads and flatbreads; deals include half-price appetizers 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Mondays to Fridays; Sunday brunch; 14575 SW Fifth St., Pembroke Pines,  954-430-2333, brimstonewoodfiregrill.com

Mallardis Tuscan Grill, Italian dishes, steak and seafood; indoor and waterfront patio dining; live entertainment Fridays and Saturdays; Sunday brunch buffet; 2282 Weston Road, Weston, 954-385-5883, mallardistuscangrill.com

Mustard Seed Bistro, European-style bistro menu, 256 S. University Drive, Plantation, 954-533-9326, mustardseedbistro.com

D’Angelo Pizza, Wine Bar, Tapas, 1370 Weston Road, Weston, 954-306-0037 (and Fort Lauderdale and Delray Beach), dangelopizza.com

Swank Southern Kitchen, Southern-style dishes; 4196 S. University Drive, Davie, 954-727-5497, swanksouthern.com

Tommy’s Italian Restaurant, traditional Italian dishes with modern twist; deals – mention City & Shore PRIME for a free meatball appetizer or free bottle of house wine with paid dinner for two guests; 4777 S. University Drive, Davie, 954-680-0113, tommysitalian.com

Compiled by Patti Roth

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