Market 17
Market 17
  • Address:
    1850 SE 17th St. Suite 109
    Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33316
    Neighborhood:
    Fort Lauderdale
  • Cuisine:
    Contemporary American
    Price: $31 to $50

Market 17

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.market17.net/
  • Phone: 9548355507x
  • Hours of Operation:
    Dinner: 5:00pm - 10:30 pm Friday & Saturday. 5:00-10:00pm Sunday--Monday.
    Lunch: Only available for private parties
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Organic, Contemporary American
  • Executive Chef: Lauren DeShields
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Beer, Chef's Table, Farm to Table, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Personal wines welcome, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine, Wine Bar
  • Private Party Facilities: Small party or large, Market 17 can accommodate your special event.

    Our ultra private dining room seats up to 20. It is a closed room with two glass walls that allow you to see the restaurant without the noise, or we can close the curtains for a completely private dining experience- you will only be seen by the restaurant staff.

    We have a semi-private dining area for parties up to 40, our main dining room for larger parties up to 60. For a restaurant buyout we can serve up to 150 people inside and 70 outside. We also have space available outside for private and semi-private patio parties.

    Whatever your budget or needs we will work with you to make sure you have the perfect event.
  • Private Party Contact: Kimi McCurry 9548355507x
  • Special Events: Kimi McCurry, kimi@market17.net or call 954.835.5507

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Eisenhower Blvd & 17th St
  • Public Transit: Water Taxi & Bus
  • Parking: Private Lot
  • Parking Details: Market 17 is located at the Portside Yachting Center, there is plenty of parking available to our guests right next to the restaurant in the Portside lot.
A word from Market 17
Market 17 is proud to be serving delicious, creative dishes that are literally from the farm right to the tables of our diners. We call this "wine country cuisine" because the emphasis is on fresh, clean food from top purveyors along with an abundant wine list.

For the more adventurous diner, Market 17 offers 'dining in the dark'. It is our chefs table in a private room that allows a new way to experience food. Once your sight is turned off, all the other senses are heightened. It's a fun and unique experience to enjoy our food. (Due to limited seating, reservations for dining in the dark can be requested via open table notes but are not guaranteed. Please call 954.835.5507 to confirm dining in the dark reservation requests.)

Our menu will change daily and we'll always offer amazing tasting menus for you to sample what the chef has created. Come and experience for yourself what all the buzz is about!
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  • Diners' Choice WinnerFit for Foodies
  • Diners' Choice WinnerNotable Wine List
  • Diners' Choice WinnerContemporary American
Market 17 reviews from OpenTable diners
137 reviews since June 23, 2014
Overall Rating4.6
  • Food4.6
    Service4.6
  • Ambiance4.4
    Noise LevelModerate
96% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
fit for foodies (113)special occasion (103)romantic (76)notable wine list (76)good for groups (44)neighborhood gem (38)hot spot (24)great for outdoor dining (22)vibrant bar scene (18)late-night find (9)kid-friendly (3)great for brunch (2)great for lunch (1)scenic view (1)Show More
  • Foodie Hotel
    PaulineVIP
    Dined on 10/19/2014
    Wish you were on Las Olas with the big guns you are awesome!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, late-night find, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great concept.
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 10/18/2014
    Beautifully decorated with far. Freshness you can actually taste. Wes, our server was extremely knowledgeable about everything from the ingredients to the dining in the dark experience. Very friendly and relaxed atmosphere.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Very Good
    OpenTable Diner Since 2003
    Dined on 10/16/2014
    We thoroughly enjoyed our dinner, the dining room is a beautiful space with a much appreciated detail,(reasonable space between tables). The food was excellent, we had the antelope, rabbit croquette and the cobia fish and could not have asked for a better execution. The server was good, he explained the farm to table concept in detail, even though I mentioned we had chosen the restaurant based on that fact hoping he would change the speech, since it wasn't necessary. For a dining room that was not full, it was hard to understand why we had to wait long periods between courses and specifically waiting for a second bottle of wine. Could it be the waiter was too busy serving "dine in the dark" room as well?
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • My favorite restaurant in FLL
    HighStandards
    Dined on 10/13/2014
    I've been to Market 17 several times during visits to Ft. Lauderdale. Each time the food and service are consistently excellent. Prices reasonable.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Serious food!
    DavidVIP
    Dined on 10/11/2014
    Market 17 is a bid odd? The food was truly amazing. Locally grown. Fresh. Incredibly balanced taste? Some of the best in Fort Lauderdale. So why haven't they worked on the details regarding atmosphere. The bar is beautiful, but the dining room lacks personality. The music is not piped in. And with a wine list and knowledgable somaliere like they have, I wonder how many of their diners really appreciate that TV with the sports games beaming into the dining area. I will go back again and again and again because of the healthy, original and socially responsible approach this amazing place takes to food. But I'd love to see them take a more serious approach to the dining room atmosphere which is really a big part of the overall experience.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Miami/FTL needs more Market 17s!
    MegsVIP
    Dined on 10/10/2014
    Delicious, healthy new american style food with interesting and sophisticated flavors. I had the pan seared snapper with sunchokes and savored every last bite. My fiancee is vegan, so it was especially awesome that he also loved his entree (stuffed squash). Nice atmosphere and great service to boot. Prices were a bit steep but understandable given the high quality of the food. We will definitely return.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, hot spot, late-night find, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Amazing
    Michele
    Dined on 10/10/2014
    Very unique menu; love that entrees also offered in smaller sizes. Outstanding wine list. Excellent service.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Lovely Evening
    OpenTable Diner Since 2010
    Dined on 10/6/2014
    This was my second visit to Market 17. We brought some "foodie" friends....they are in the business. They are not always thrilled with my restaurant choices, but loved this one. Everything we had was cooked perfectly, and delicious. Love the varied menu. Can't wait to go back. Our waiter, Wes, was excellent ....knowledgeable, attentive, but not intrusive.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, notable wine list, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • A hidden gem
    Yogileo
    Dined on 10/4/2014
    From the outside we were really skeptical, in an odd location and was very quiet outside on a Saturday night at 8pm. But once we were inside it completely transformed. Everything was on point from our server, Johnny, to the food and drinks. I'm so excited to finally find a place in ft.lauderdale that is doing real local & seasonal products! a great beverage program. The steak tartare was fabulous! And the beef cheeks ravioli- yum. My husband tried the duck confit which I thought the whole dish was amazing. We finished with the lavender and smoked almond ice cream, which both were to die for, but I think they are very flavor specific so if your finicky about your food, it's probably not for you, but we loved them! Can't wait to go back!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Simply Outstanding
    SFvegan
    Dined on 10/4/2014
    Everything from the food to the ambiance to the service exceeded my expectations. Market 17 is true gem.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • gene fialkoff
    OpenTable Diner Since 2007
    Dined on 10/4/2014
    too expensive for what they give - overpriced way too salty - too much sunchokes , which are indigestable salty,dry duck way overpriced wine
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Dinner with wife
    Phil22
    Dined on 10/3/2014
    Excellent dining experience. Service was great. Food was excellent. Wife and I did the blind tasting. Great way to experience things I may have never ordered.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Exceptional
    NYCFoodie
    Dined on 10/1/2014
    Eclectic menu with outstanding variety and uniqueness.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Outstanding!
    Rrh327
    Dined on 9/27/2014
    We live in FLL, this is one of our fav places! The food is exceptional with fabulous service.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Good Resolution to Slow Food deliv
    OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 9/26/2014
    By the time that I noticed the table next to us had eaten and left before our food was delivered to us, the manager came out to apologize. The food was excellent, but our server was slow in bringing out our bread and then, of course, our food was delayed. The table next to us came in after we did and received a far better level of service. Perhaps they were locals and we were only tourists! However, we frequently stay at the Ritz Carlton and will be back in FLL in November. They gave us a free dessert which I did not need and apologized again. So, we left feeling like they had tried to correct the situation. The food was very good or we would have been very unhappy! To me dessert cannot replace poor service.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, notable wine list
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • LaurenVIP
    Dined on 9/25/2014
    Love Market 17! The food, ambiance and staff are FABULOUS...thank you.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, late-night find, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Good experience - Bday Celebration
    Yum2
    Dined on 9/25/2014
    The food was very good. I enjoyed two of the "tasting" portions, but my husband and son decided to have one entree. The cured meats and cheeses were delicious. Try the chocolate chipotle chicken sausage. So yummy. The service was very good, tiny things like clearing the plates a little sooner could be improved. Aside from that our server was courteous, helped us with the menu, and polite. The entire team pitched in, so no one gave the impression of "it's not my table." The value wasn't quite there, which is why everything was dropped one star.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Top notch
    Craig4245VIP
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    Service was impeccable. Food was amazing. Started with the flat bread. Perfect for sharing. I had the cobra. Amazing. Cooked perfectly and the sauce was perfect. My friend had the grouper. Wow. The vegetabled were amazing in that curry sauce. The presentations were very nice but the food was over the top good.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Farm to table with edge
    Petervinnaples
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    Very nice farm to table foodstuffs and executions with just the right amount of creativity and edge without losing the integrity of what you are eating. Absolutely outstanding wine list---artisan producers, detailed and comprehensive. Authentic, non industrial wines to go with authentic non commercial food. What more could you ask for if authenticity is important to you? My wife and I absolutely loved it.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Hmmm
    Rich
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    Had better experiences here in the past. Antelope was ordered medium and came out medium rare. Wasn't as much in awe of the place as in the past, but maybe familiarity breeds contempt:-)
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Food
    Stav
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    This place is one of the best resaurants I have been in for a long time, food and service is spectacular...
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great food for a special occasion.
    JoeLan
    Dined on 9/19/2014
    The food is pricey but amazingly fresh and well prepared. Ambiance and service was attentive and well trained. Unique options and freshness is the reason to come here.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, hot spot, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Happy hour
    Sarslim
    Dined on 9/19/2014
    We actually had reservations for dinner but were done with our day early and arrived at 5:30 in time for a popular happy hour where drinks and apps are 1/2 price. Great bar tenders and a nice selection of apps including cheeses and fish collars (look it up). My date had a small plate and they didn't score well with the quinoa and thought she had better ceviche elsewhere, but enjoyed the happy hour experience. The cobia collar tasted as if the fish had just been pulled form the ocean. Will definitely return to catch dinner.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • BEST RESTAURANT EVER
    PhilRoof
    Dined on 9/18/2014
    I have travelled and dined all around but when I want to really treat myself I always go back to Market 17. This has to be the best restaurant I know. Everything is above standards and always beyond expectations. From the minute you walk in, the sleek decor is very tasteful and will suit every occasion from a romantic dinner, celebration with friends or business diner. The staff is warm and welcoming and they will remember your name. The local seasonal market food is to die for!!! Last night we had the butter squash Gnocchi with beef cheek as an appetizer OMG!!! For the wine lover Kirsta has to be the best sommelier I have met. They have an impressive wine list with lots of private imports. In one word this place is AMAZING
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, scenic view, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Best meal I've ever had in Broward
    MacMiami
    Dined on 9/17/2014
    Truly a spectacular meal. Incredible wine list. Terrific, if slightly snooty, service. I have eaten at great restaurants around the world, and most of the great ones in Miami-Dade, where I live. This place is on par with them. Finishes in the restaurant are OK. Strange location in a worn out strip mall. But what a meal, and what a wine list!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Place
    Luv2eat
    Dined on 9/15/2014
    I can not say enough good things about Market 17! I only wish I would have discovered this great place sooner. The food was amazing. The staff was great and very knowledgeable and big kuddos for having a female Chef. Way to represent! We will be back!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Lovely Restaurant
    Tastyfoodie
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    The food and ambiance at Market 17 was lovely for dinner with my husband. My only complaint was that the tables are a bit close to eachother and it can get a bit noisy at times.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great experience
    OldFoodie
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    Best meal I've had in Ft. Lauderdale! They cure their own meats for their excellent charcuterie platter. I strongly recommend the antelope hot dog. My antelope entree was tender, juicy and cooked a perfect medium rare. My girlfriend loved her grouper. Everything was so good that despite being full, we shared a dessert. We were glad we did as it didn't disappoint despite our now very high expectations.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, hot spot, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • The bees knees!
    ThreeKids1Dog
    Dined on 9/10/2014
    Wow, what an amazing restaurant! First, let me start by saying what a great wine and beer list. Next, the food is even better. Finally, our server guadalupe! She was amazing!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • PERFECTION!!!!
    GeneticWisdom
    Dined on 9/8/2014
    We were celebrating our anniversary and I was searching for the an intimate evening with delicious food. The restaurant is absolutely a hidden gem! We're locals and had never been. I made the reservation online based on a referral from a friend. Upon arriving, we were greeted and seated promptly. Immediately, we were pleasantly impressed with the ambiance-beautiful decor and tranquil. Our server "Johnny" was exceptional and made our evening very special. We had the Pan Seared Red Snapper and the Mediterranean Spiced Grilled Cobia with delicious drinks FROM THE HEART Organic Vodka, Passion Fruit Nectar, Blood Orange Juice,Elderflower Liqueur, Fresh Lime Juice ----perfect! Our evening couldn't have been more divine! We'll be back soon!!!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Just amazing!
    peppp
    Dined on 9/5/2014
    I would recommend this restaurant to all of my friends. We had an extraordinary experience. Thank you very much for everything! We will be back!
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, hot spot, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Delicious food and friendly service
    vFran2014
    Dined on 9/4/2014
    I went with family for a special occasion for my family that came from out of town and everyone enjoyed the food. There was right of us so it kind of was hard to talk to everyone however it was a nice setting. Everything was fresh and perfect portion size. I recommend the beet salad for a starter.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for brunch, neighborhood gem, romantic
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • FiveStar
    FiveStarDiner
    Dined on 9/3/2014
    This is one of the best restaurants I've taken my wife to in many years. We were in Florida, vacationing, her choice, birthday girl. I googled for fine dining restaurants close to where we were staying and I'm glad that Market 17 came up. Our waiter, Wes (short forWesley) was fantastic. He made her day special with the attention to detail, food, wine parings, desserts, over all excellence.
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Food
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 8/30/2014
    the food was unbelievable, the chef is truly a master.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great Evening
    FunTime
    Dined on 8/30/2014
    Outstanding service, food and over all dining experience. We will be back.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, notable wine list, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Among the Best
    MarkWVIP
    Dined on 8/24/2014
    Outstanding, innovative, entertaining. Wine list long, menu limited but comprehensive. Expensive, but worth the money.
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Wish we lived closer
    Fantastic
    Dined on 8/23/2014
    The food at Market 17 was wonderful. If we lived in the Fort Lauderdale area, I'm certain we'd go there often. I had the antelope, medium rare, delicious! My husband had the chicken, which he enjoyed. We both ordered salads, kale and the bacon spinach. Both were excellent. Ambience was nice and quiet, a little dark. But, if we are ever in the area, we will absolutely go again.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great service, great food!
    FtLaudFoodie
    Dined on 8/23/2014
    Absolutely loved this place. I took my girlfriend for her birthday and we both absolutely enjoyed everything we both ordered. First time I see a place offer a tasting size and a full size version of each entree. I loved that because it allows you to sample more entrees. The "tasting" size is a full meal if you're counting calories. I asked for 2 tasting size entrees and found that to be a lot of food.. and I am a big guy. Highly recommend this place .. We will definitely be back soon.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • TOTALLY ENJOYABLY!
    beauoliVIP
    Dined on 8/22/2014
    Everything from the appetizers to main courses and side dishes were really delicious!! The server was right-on with the Wahoo entree..so fresh and such unusual mixes of favor. The only slight disappointment was dessert....the chocolate flourless cake was a bit dry. They offer a tasting menu which I plan to go back for at a later date.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Great food and service
    foodie2
    Dined on 8/21/2014
    I had an excellent time! The service was impeccable and it matched the 6-course meal. I would recommend this restaurant for a great night out. The drinks are yummy!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, late-night find, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelQuiet