Wake Up & Smell the Coffee
Press & Grind Café, 474 N Federal Hwy., 954.909.5316, pressandgrindcafe.com
Family owned and community driven, Press & Grind Café has opened its doors in Fort Lauderdale. Press & Grind supports local businesses and has partnered with Argyle Coffee Roasters, Gran Forno Bakery and Aroa Yogurts, among others to bring guests fresh and tasteful food. The welcoming coffee shop serves a variety of fresh-pressed juices, single-origin coffee and teas. It also includes imported açai and a full chef-inspired menu with healthy eats such as sandwiches and salads. It is the perfect hangout spot with delicious food, great atmosphere and incredible service.
Pazz the Food
Coco Pazzo, 2724 E. Commercial Blvd., 754.265.7116, facebook.com/cocopazzo2724
Named a “hidden gem” by locals, Coco Pazzo is a Sicilian trattoria that serves delicious Italian cuisine. Offering plates such as scaloppini al marsala accompanied by live music and a piano, Coco Pazzo promises a lively atmosphere for all.
Leave the Green Light On
Gatsby’s Joint, 2460 E Commercial Blvd., 754.332.2125, gatsbysjoints.com
Inspired, clearly, by F. Scott Fitzgerald’s novel, Gatsby’s Joint seeks to bring a taste of the Roaring ’20s. Chef Steve Shtivelman in partnership with entrepreneur Elaine Krieger has created a menu that includes caviar tastings, wild-cooked tiger shrimp ceviche and blackened ahi tuna in sriracha aioli. Gatsby’s Joint also offers a busy events calendar filled with live jazz and blues performances.