Prime - Delray Beach
Prime - Delray Beach

Prime - Delray Beach

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Website: http://www.primedelray.com/
  • Phone: (561) 865-5845
  • Hours of Operation:


    Dinner: Monday - Sunday : 4:00pm - 10:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Sushi, Seafood, Steakhouse
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Liquor, Cafe, Chef's Table, Cigar Room, Dancing, Entertainment, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking Area, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Personal wines welcome, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Private Room, Smoking Area, Smoking Area (bar only), Smoking Area (patio only), Takeout, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine, Wine Bar
  • Catering: In house catering options for private parties starting at $22 per person for the Brunch Buffet to 3-course dinners starting at $27 per person.
    Minimum 25 guests

    Visit PrimeDelray.com to view our full Private Party Menu.
  • Entertainment: Live Piano Player nightly along with Saxophone and a Live Jazz Band on Fridays
  • Special Events: Prime offers private dinning room seating up to 100 guests or in our tropical garden courtyard with a capacity of 300 to 700 guests. PRIME’s decadent menu items, stunning interiors, and private party rooms set the perfect backdrop for Wedding's, engagements, anniversaries, showers, retirements, birthdays and corporate events!

Getting there

  • Cross Street: 1st Avenue
  • Public Transit: Buss or free rides
  • Parking: Valet
  • Parking Details: Public Parking on 2nd Ave
A word from Prime - Delray Beach
After 4 successful years Prime has moved in their brand new renovated location on 29 SE 2nd Ave Delray Beach 33444 where all the decor from Prime will be transfected and perfected even more with a beautiful garden and lots of options for private small or large functions, events, weddings and many more. Call to inquire how you can receive $500.00 in complimentary appetizers for party of 30 or more

Discover the age of decadence at PRIME, Delray’s first and only authentic prime supper club. This glamorous supper club, inspired by the 1940’s, promotes dining as a social experience. The largest restaurant in Delray offers a tropical garden seating. PRIME, brings the best of land and sea to guests with spectacular yet affordable menu selections. Indulge your palate with PRIME’s unique selection of prime steaks, seafood and sushi, admits the sounds of live entertainment and an overall alluring atmosphere.
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  • Diners' Choice WinnerRomantic
Prime - Delray Beach reviews from OpenTable diners
42 reviews since July 30, 2014
Overall Rating3.9
  • Food3.6
    Service4.1
  • Ambiance4
    Noise LevelModerate
74% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
romantic (22)special occasion (22)fit for foodies (13)vibrant bar scene (12)great for outdoor dining (10)neighborhood gem (10)good for groups (9)hot spot (9)notable wine list (9)late-night find (7)scenic view (2)great for lunch (1)kid-friendly (1)Show More
  • nice music
    efliegVIP
    Dined on 11/15/2014
    The place is well decorated, nicely located, great live music but food not so great. I had the caprese salad. The tomatoes and mozzarella were very cold, not room temperature. The tomatoes tasted sour, not sweet with there dots of balsamic glaze not vintage as described and a spread of pesto between tomatoes and mozzarella to save money on fresh basil. This is always the dish that indicates how the rest of the meal is going to go. If it is not authentic, the rest will not be as well. My husband had the special, veal chop with fresh mozzarella and arugula. He did not like as well. His veal was tough and chewy. The meal was flavourless. I had the snapper, tasty but a bit oily on the plate. We did not order desert. I did not want to be disappointed.
    Special Features:
    good for groups
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Great place.
    LinnyVIP
    Dined on 11/13/2014
    Great ambiance, great food, great service. You should go.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, notable wine list, romantic, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great for special occasions
    TopNotch
    Dined on 10/21/2014
    Great food and service! I went to PRIME to treat my boyfriend to a dinner he wouldn't forget! Everything was well presented and top notch! Very pricey but yoh get what you pay for. It was worth every coin.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great night out!
    funnite
    Dined on 10/18/2014
    What a find to have an amazing dinner in a great atmosphere and be able to just walk outside for after dinner drinks and dancing. Your place is beautiful and an all in one! I will definitely recommend Prime and will be bringing my friends back again.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, late-night find, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Prime is NOT prime
    LuckyLuc
    Dined on 10/18/2014
    Awful place seedy bar stools need replacing place needs a makeover music load
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Pretty good
    Foxtrot
    Dined on 10/14/2014
    Nearby on a business trip. Good food but pretty loud ambiance. They could stand to back down the volume on the "background" music a bit. Had the scallops with risotto. Scallops were excellent. Risotto was flavorful but not really cooked properly so the texture suffered. Specials offered were not really very interesting. All in all not a bad place but wouldn't rate it as somewhere I would be compelled to go back and try again.
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Best Place in Delray
    Cristian
    Dined on 10/9/2014
    If you are looking for a romantic night out or just a casual dinner, this is the place. The food is delicious, the wine selection is great, the desert excellent and the service is outstanding. Kudos to the management for keeping the guests satisfies.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, hot spot, late-night find, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Excellent restaurant
    Ricky
    Dined on 10/3/2014
    We always enjoy ourselves at this restaurant. The food, wine and live music atmosphere is so pleasurable to enjoy a night out.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, kid-friendly, late-night find, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, scenic view, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • First time to the new location!!!
    TonyP
    Dined on 10/1/2014
    My wife and I use to go to the old location a lot because we loved the atmosphere, service & food! This was our first time to the new location and I must say I like it even more! Everything was top notch like usual :) But the new spot is amazing from the decor inside to the gorgeous gardens outback! This truly is a hidden gem! Can't wait to return. P.S DONT FORGET TO TRY THE SURF AND TURF ROLL ... Amazing!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, late-night find, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, scenic view, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • This is not Prime....
    CampbellVIP
    Dined on 9/24/2014
    ....although they are saying that they are Prime and they moved to a new location...it is absolutely not the same restaurant.
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  • Good food
    Butterflygirl0616
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    Food was very good, but expensive! Not very busy. Outside bar was quiet but nice bartender.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Fishface
    Dined on 9/4/2014
    We were there on a Thursday night and were only the 3rd party seated. the restaurant was empty. The staff were noisy standing around the bar just talking and filling the hours. I was aprehensive about the food as I had read several negative reviews, but was pleasantly surprised when it turned out to be very good. The sea bass was perfect - for that price it should be. We will return in a couple of weeks to see if they maintain the quality of the meal.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Worst Steak
    HappyPlaceVIP
    Dined on 9/4/2014
    I have dined in all national( Palm, Ruth Chris, Capital Grille,Morton's, etc. and the finest local Steak houses. The featured porterhouse for two ( $110.00 ) was horrible.
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • NOT TOO RETURN
    ROBERTOVIP
    Dined on 8/31/2014
    We had been to this restaurant's Atlantic Ave location a number of times and decided to give it's new location a try. It's definitely been scaled back! My chicken parmiagina was dry and tough. Hard to cut with a sharp knife overcooked probably due to numerous re warms. Their ceasor salad was much tastier at their old establishment. In fairness my wife did enjoy her shrimp scampi which was loaded with shrimp. I also found the phone positioned up front without a hostess annoying with its loud ring and servers were responsible for taking the calls when they were able to get to the phone. not much ambiance there. The side street location is not good for attracting passerby's. I think this restaurant will be history in 6 months.
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  • Very Diverse and Great Spot
    StiggVIP
    Dined on 8/30/2014
    Have seen this place lots of times but never been. Finally went and was not disappointed. Food was really good, service was great. Piano player was nice touch but the music between was pretty loud. This may be to drown out the outdoor club in back from their music. In any event, tried a few different things and it was very good. We split a salad which was actually a small portion relatively speaking but the meals were huge portions and very tasty. Will definitely be back. They had Swordfish I thought on the on-line menu but did not have it on the menu there. Did not try the steak but had seafood and pork chop and both were good. calamari appetizer was very good as well.
    Special Features:
    hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Don't confuse with New York Prime
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 8/23/2014
    This is an avarage Italian restaurant wanting to make people believe they are "New York Prime".
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    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
  • Delray Foodie
    OpenTable Diner Since 2013VIP
    Dined on 8/23/2014
    The food was great, but the service wasn't. Seemed like the kitchen was overwhelmed the night we went. We waited 30 minutes for our drinks -- an hour before we got our appetizers.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Dinner at Prime
    BeachbumVIP
    Dined on 8/23/2014
    The twin lobster special was great. Lobsters were made to perfection, sweet and moist. Unfortunately the t- bone streak was a bit overcooked and extremely salty. Service was wonderful--wait staff were most attentive. Bring a fur coat as there was an overabundance of air conditioning that made it quite uncomfortable and apparently was not being regulated well.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, late-night find, neighborhood gem, hot spot, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Stevef48VIP
    Dined on 8/22/2014
    Average food, very over priced! there are a lot of much better places to eat at a much better price. We had a $40 Charity Dine coupon and they tried to only deduct $4. Rip off!
    Special Features:
    romantic
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Romantic atmosphere
    lewgreen
    Dined on 8/20/2014
    At 6PM on an August Wednesday night, PRIME we had our choice of table and got excellent service. The lighting was subdued and we could see the entertainment mural and hear ourselves talk as well as the Sinatra & friends recorded music until 7PM, when a singer - pianist began with similar music. On the $55 Dinner For Two special we ordered one Filet Mignon and one Tilapia Stuffed Crab special. The Tilapia was very tasty while its roasted potatoes and ear of corn were okay. The Filet was too salty to eat so we requested one without salt and it was good. The Chocolate Bread Pudding was good though a little dry and the raspberry Sorbet was good. By 7PM a few more tables were occupied and we enjoyed the music.
    Special Features:
    romantic
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Service was excellent
    DisappointedVIP
    Dined on 8/16/2014
    The best of the best were the stuff mushroom,the scallops were huge and cook to perfection but the risotto needed more flavor
    Special Features:
    special occasion, vibrant bar scene
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • prime
    poppaluggyVIP
    Dined on 8/9/2014
    we came to prime many times for lunch when they were on Atlantic this is the second time we have come with a living social or groupon. They are pricey but with the voucher it is a little better Food is good and service is great
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • specials are excellent
    TheBestVIP
    Dined on 8/8/2014
    Try the Friday night prime rib special or the Wednesday lobster special. Great food at a reasonable price.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Ratings-Only Reviews
    Based on 19 ratings-only reviews submitted since July 30, 2014
    • Overall Rating4.3
    • Food4
    • Ambiance4.3
    • Service4.4
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • The following 358 reviews are from the Prime - Delray Beach reviews archive.
  • Rip off
    finerthingsVIP
    Dined on 7/25/2014
    Tried to put sushi and short ribs on our tab to bump the price up another 50 first and last time we will go there check your check people place was dead no excuse for that
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  • THE BEST PLACE TO GO TO
    MarvinVIP
    Dined on 7/25/2014
    Food & service was great AND WE BOTH ENJOYED THE EVENING
    Special Features:
    romantic, neighborhood gem
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great dining experience
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 7/20/2014
    Prime was a great spot for a special occasion! The meals: Delmonico was cooked to perfection. The side Truffled Mac and cheese was delicious. The Sea Bass with a side of potatoes was tasty and cooked presented beautifully. The strip steak and it's side was cooked perfectly, the fourth entree was from their Italian menu Chicken Parmesanwas came with a Caesar salad and dessert was enjoyed as well. We had appetizers of stuffed mushrooms which were presented beautifully and tasted wonderful. The meal together with a alcoholic beverage and gratuity was about $265 which makes this restaurant one for special occasions.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • NewbiesVIP
    Dined on 7/19/2014
    Worst meal and service we have had ever. Meal was cold, overlooked and the service was abominable. It is not a restaurant that we will ever recommend.
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    romantic
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Foodmoose
    Dined on 7/18/2014
    Great food and service. Nice ambiance. What else is there??? Oh yes, almost forgot. Prices are fair for the good food you get. I recommend this restaurant.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Awesome
    FoodieVIP
    Dined on 7/18/2014
    We went there to celebrate my birthday and we had a wonderful time! I was greeted immediately with a positive attitude and everything was perfect from then on! Thank you Prime!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, special occasion, late-night find, neighborhood gem, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Foodfan1
    Dined on 7/10/2014
    We were celebrating a birthday and had a wonderful dinner and attentive service!
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
  • New Location
    Fresser1
    Dined on 7/6/2014
    New smaller location made the esrablishment cozier but also a little nosier
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • I don't know where they went wrong
    Tonito
    Dined on 6/27/2014
    I had my wedding reception at Primes original location back in December and it was spectacular! I don't know what went wrong here. Since the move the menu looks the same, but the food is NOT the same. The service was so sub par and it seemed that we were getting a bit of an attitude from the wait staff. The only saving grace is the ambiance as it's reminiscent of the golden times of Sinatra. Overall I'm disappointed.
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  • Very Good
    DiningOutVIP
    Dined on 6/27/2014
    This was our first time at Prime. We drove past it the first time and had to turn back. When we got there we were seated promptly, and since it was early, we were the only ones in the dining room. Our food came out hot and delicious. After we were there about 45 minutes, another couple came and sat hear us. We heard them ask for the special menu. Since we didn't know about this menu, we asked why we hadn't been offered it and were told that they are told not to offer it with the regular menu, and it's only given to people who know about it and ask for it. I told them that new diners who had never been there before would not know about this 2 for $55.00 menu unless they were told about it when they came in.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, late-night find, neighborhood gem, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Disappointing food!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 6/21/2014
    Had to return steak 3 times. Ordered rare and wasn't even close to that. Returning something once in a error but more that that is unforgivable.
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Wonderful Night
    mommak22
    Dined on 6/15/2014
    Our first time and was very impressed with the overall evening , Food, Service was superb.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, late-night find, hot spot, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Dead quiet
    FredVIP
    Dined on 6/6/2014
    We were there at 8:15 on a Friday night and we were the only 2 at the bar. Restaurant had 1 other couple having dessert. The night club outside was getting busy but the concept of fine dining and the night club scene obviously didn't work. Food was good, but not incredible. Veal chop was cooked perfectly but very small. Delray was packed and this was empty.......although pretty inside, no fun
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    good for groups, great for outdoor dining
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  • Just average
    fine2dineVIP
    Dined on 5/27/2014
    The biggest fault is not with the food , service or ambiance. The lot to park in is right next door and it is a flat $10.00. All the fine steakhouses Boca Raton only a few miles away all have valet parking. Delray Beach is not a place to go if you don't want to pay $5 to $10 for parking My dish, short ribs was excellent, however, my wife who had sword fish said it was just OK, much better at other restaurants .There were only 4 other people in the restaurant so it is difficult to judge noise of service if busy.
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  • Good food nice place
    SpecialguestVIP
    Dined on 5/20/2014
    Nice restaurant great patio to dine In service was good and good was good a bit pricey but good
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Good one Time
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 5/17/2014
    It was a nice place out. The dessert menu was a little lacking. Food was good. The service was 5 star, they were very attentive to everything we needed. I may go back in 6 months to a year.
    Special Features:
    romantic, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Surprising night
    Food4thoughtVIP
    Dined on 5/15/2014
    I went to this steak house thinking ugh another tasteless fish meal. What a pleasant surprise, a friendly bar tender with lovely sushi and other goodies on the bar menu. Web enjoyed it so much, we never remained and continued to eat there.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, romantic, vibrant bar scene
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.