Harbor Beach looks over Fort Lauderdale’s beautiful and bustling southeastern corner. It’s a haven for water sports enthusiasts and yachting fans, and, to top it off, a great place to see some of the most coveted real estate in the country.
But when you’re done touring Harbor Beach
’s stunning beachside, strolling along its famous Las Olas Boulevard, or viewing its many luxury homes, you might be wondering where to eat. Here’s an insider’s guide to the best restaurants in Harbor Beach.
3030 Holiday Drive, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
The first entry on the list is the legendary 3030 Ocean restaurant. Here, you can sample some of the highest-quality seafood in Fort Lauderdale. It’s part of the famous Marriott Harbor Beach Resort and Spa. Check out its enormous selection of small plate dishes like the Gulf Gumbo Shrimp or Hummus Bi Tahini. Or stay for the night and enjoy their much-lauded Florida Stone Crab or Oyster by the Half Dozen. The view of the Atlantic is divine, and the atmosphere is lively and inviting.
429 Seabreeze Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
Seafood is on the menu again in one of the best restaurants in Harbor Beach, Coconuts. Make sure to put your reservation in early because this energetic fun nightspot fills up quickly. The conch fritters are one of their specialties, as are their peel-and-eat shrimp, sashimi tuna salad, and mahi mahi. Come expecting understated outdoor dining on the marina with excellent service.
Sea Level Restaurant and Ocean Bar
3030 Holiday Drive, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
Another highlight at the Marriott Harbor Beach Resort and Spa is the Sea Level restaurant. This newer dining spot has been making a name for itself in the area thanks to its mouth-watering seafood and barbecue menu. If you’re planning a weekend dinner, you’ll get the extra entertainment of its house live music from 4 pm to 8 pm. The Sea Level is a casual restaurant with a good blend of surf and turf on its menu.
505 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
One of the best places to enjoy an outdoor dining experience in Harbor Beach is at S3 Restaurant. They’re touted as the restaurant located closest to the water in Harbor Beach. You’re sure to take in the full seaside ambiance thanks to their in-house live music and acoustic entertainment. Their menu features top-quality sushi, fish sandwiches, and many pasta options.
It’s a laid-back feel at S3, and the service is exceptional. Be sure to check out their shareable menu if you enjoy small-dish dinners or want to save time for a night out on the town.
1200 E Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
Asian food takes top billing at Casa Sensei, one of Harbor Beach’s top-ranked waterfront and outdoor dining restaurants. Their bar is the first place to start, as they feature a variety of Japanese sakes, whiskeys, wines from all over the world, and their famous Dragon Margarita. Then head over to their dinner menu, which includes the best sushi, sashimi, and rolls from Japan. There are also plenty of Latin American options like fish tacos and fresh enchiladas.
Louie Bossi Ristorante
1032 East Las Olas Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
If you’re in the mood for Harbor Beach’s best Italian cuisine and pizzeria, you don’t have to look any further than Louie Bossi’s. This restaurant prides itself in its high energy, friendly atmosphere, and 100% made-from-scratch menu. Chef Louie Bossi is respected for his authentic Italian food. Try their Neapolitan pizzas (made in their own wood-burning oven), Sicilian comfort food, and the chef’s best-known house-cured salami. You can also purchase authentic Italian jams, pizza doughs, and lemon creme pies at the counter. It’s a little old-world charm in the heart of Harbor Beach.
1555 SE 17th Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
Harbor Beach, which sometimes goes by the name of the “yachting capital of the world,” has good reason to be the home of Boatyard, one of its most modern and nautical-themed restaurants. The kitchen at Boatyard takes its seafood fare from the freshest local sources and patrons, and you can clearly taste the difference on the plate. Try the bimini bread, shrimp scampi, and paella. Then finish off the night with their legendary crême brulée. You’re sure to enjoy your time at Boatyard thanks to its impeccable marina view of the ocean.
600 Seabreeze Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
Try Bo’s Beach for a relaxed bite of all-American comfort food. Open all week from 11 am to 10 pm, Bo’s offers the best American favorites like cheeseburgers, fresh cocktails and mojitos, and wood-fired pizzas. Since 2019, Bo’s Beach is the place to be for a quick bite of bar food or an early dinner meet-up with friends and family. It’s unusually busy, so prepare for a lively and exciting ambiance.
3049 Alhambra St, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
Trendy Harbor Beach eatery Casablanca Cafe has become a staple for residents and visitors alike in recent years. It features a fusion menu with a mix of American favorites and Mediterranean fare. Their outdoor patio is the place to be on Fridays and Saturdays, and the ambiance is fresh and lively. It’s a great restaurant for a romantic night out with your partner, and the views of the ocean can only be beaten by the awesome facade of the historic home that has been renovated into the cafe itself.
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- 954-294-2244 and the Hodor Hotchkiss Team for more information. They look forward to helping you on your real estate journey and showing you the best eats around town.