Welcome to the highly anticipated Food and Drink Issue of Fort Lauderdale Magazine! We are thrilled to bring you the latest culinary highlights and best dining experiences our city has to offer.
One of the recent standout events was our remarkable DINE Fort Lauderdale series. It was an unforgettable celebration of the city’s thriving food scene, bringing together food enthusiasts, renowned chefs and exceptional restaurant partners. The event was an overwhelming success, leaving everyone in awe of Fort Lauderdale’s culinary talent.
Speaking of our restaurant partners, we must acknowledge the outstanding contributions of The Capital Grille, Eddie V’s, Lasso Gaucho, and Ya Mas! Taverna. These esteemed establishments have consistently raised the bar on fine dining experiences. From meticulously crafted menus to impeccable service, each restaurant has a unique flair that keeps patrons coming back for more.
However, the pinnacle of this culinary extravaganza was the final dinner at the Grateful Palate Catering and Events, a truly extraordinary evening benefiting the Emeril Lagasse Foundation. The foundation’s mission to inspire young minds through culinary education and mentorship struck a chord with attendees, who generously donated over $17,000 to support this cause. It was heartwarming to witness the Fort Lauderdale community come together and make an impact on the lives of aspiring chefs and culinary enthusiasts.
For this Food and Drink Issue, we have scoured the city to bring you the crème de la crème of Fort Lauderdale’s gastronomic delights. From hidden gems to renowned establishments, we have curated a collection of restaurants sure to tantalize your taste buds and ignite your culinary imagination.
Fort Lauderdale has always been a trove of culinary treasures, and this issue allows us to spotlight the city’s diverse and thriving food scene. Whether you’re seeking a romantic dinner for two, a vibrant brunch spot or a cozy family-friendly restaurant, you can find it in these pages.
We are proud to be a part of this food-loving community and to have the opportunity to share our passion for excellent cuisine. May this issue inspire you to embark on your own culinary adventures, discovering the hidden gems and savoring the delectable creations that make Fort Lauderdale a food lover’s paradise.