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Cafe Martorano

3343 E Oakland Park Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308-7216
+1 954-561-2554
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible19%
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“meatballs” (70 reviews)
“lobster” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
3343 E Oakland Park Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308-7216
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Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Straight to the point: Food- just ok, NOT great. Service- HORRIBLE! You get what you pay for doesn't hold true at this place. Over priced for the quality. I would NOT go back for a free meal! We visited the location at the Paris Las...More

4  Thank michaelcD8640GV
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

The food here is incomparable & consistently AMAZING. There is no comparison to any other Italian restaurant in Florida. The quality of the products they speaks volumes when you take your first bite. You have to like a LOUD party like atmosphere when eating here....More

Thank Funkyme1972
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

We stopped in on a Friend's recommendation and we weren't disappointed, the fresh mozzarella/tomato parfait app was light and delicious, my pasta ala vodka was on point, the Eliche pasta was cooked perfectly al dente, wine list is a little pricy but a good selection,...More

Thank jaxfoodie966
Reviewed 31 January 2017

We dined at Cafe Martorano on January 29, 2017. The food was absolutely delicious... we loved it! The chicken cacciatore was EXCELLENT! The restaurant is alive with celebration, laughter and music! Cant wait for our next visit!

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Great venue with a great buzzy ambiance on our Sunday night visit (although I hear it can very loud Thursday through Saturdays). We sat at the bar. The cocktails were excellent, the service was excellent and the food was excellent.

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

We just came into town and headed to one of our favorite restaurants! It was pretty busy for a Thursday night so we decided to eat at the bar. The meatballs are the best in the planet and the gnocchi is so amazing you can't...More

Thank Steph H
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Don't waste your money. Average Italian American food and extremely rude service. They make you feel like they are doing you a favor while charging $32 for a mediocre veal parmigiana! Overrated food and sub par service. Spend your money elsewhere where you are treated...More

9  Thank glepore001
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Service was very good, the young man said he was new to the business about 2 years. Did a great job. Food was good to average nothing over the top. Can get loud which is not my thing, but could be yours.

Thank Safari187719
Reviewed 20 December 2016

if they didn't turn the lights on and literally kicked us out! OK, it was monday night -- but this is a resort/touristy city, they should just at least honor their advertised working hours. It said it was open until 12AM but at 11PM we...More

1  Thank Drey K. D
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Cafe Martorano is a haven of excellent authentic Italian dishes. Every dish on the menu has its own unique flavors. It's a wonderful party in your mouth. The ambience is elegant with melodic overtones to to give a smooth dining experience.

Thank judigab1
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The place attracts wanna be celebrities and the people watchers who love to love them. The staff are obnoxious ignorant snobs but pay no attention. Wear jeans and enjoy the food if it's still any good. Sliding standards and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Meals
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3343 E Oakland Park Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308-7216
    (Oakland Park Blvd and A1A)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Fort Lauderdale
  • Phone Number: +1 954-561-2554
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