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Shooter's Waterfront

Shooter's Waterfront Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Website: http://www.shooterswaterfront.com/
  • Phone: (954) 566-2855
  • Payment Options: AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Seafood, American, Contemporary American
  • Executive Chef: Mohamed Khan
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Beer, Chef's Table, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking Area, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Smoking Area (patio only), Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Oakland Park Blvd.
  • Parking: Valet
A word from Shooter's Waterfront
The all new Shooters Waterfront with a fresh look and spectacular menu.
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Awards voted by OpenTable diners
  • Diners' Choice WinnerBest Ambiance
  • Diners' Choice WinnerGreat for Lunch
  • Diners' Choice WinnerOutdoor Dining
Diner Reviews
  • "Once again, another great experience at Shooter's! Our server, DeJean, was fantastic! He really provided great service which made the evening so much fun. Can't wait to return! Thanks for the great evening!"
    Dined on 7/19/2014
  • "The staff was very accommodating and food and drinks were very good and well priced"
    Dined on 7/19/2014
  • "I haven't been at Shooters since the remake. We dined outside and really enjoyed the ambiance, service, and food. The menu is full of great choices. I personally had the oysters, grilled wings and the burger. The burger is made with ground short rib and brisket and was extremely tasty. The other two in our party enjoyed their meals and the remade Shooters as well. I will be back to sample the rest of the menu."
    Dined on 7/19/2014
  • "I have been going to Shooters for many years as a native Floridian. The food was good, the ambiance was still great, and I loved the new decor and the added space from expanding towards the new Event Venue"
    Dined on 7/19/2014
  • "The food, service was great our server (joe) was just awesome. Thanks, Chef Don Marco 51 Boca"
    Dined on 7/19/2014
  • "I totally enjoyed my time... its was a quiet relaxing atmosphere and I really looking forward to dining here again... the views were amazing and the food and band was excellent... already planning a ladies night at shooters waterfront..."
    Dined on 7/19/2014
  • "Since It was updated and reopened, it has been consistently a good experience with service and food. Our last visit Kathy did a nice job serving our table"
    Dined on 7/18/2014
  • "Shooters is a great location with good food. I was there when it first reopened in the Spring and was disappointed in everything; however, they have now fixed all their startup flaws. The Mac and Cheese appetizer is a must have."
    Dined on 7/17/2014
  • "We had 7:30 reservations for four and were seated promptly at a nice table. The waiter came over to take our cocktail orders. 20 minutes later we were still waiting for our drinks. The waiter came over & told us the restaurant was offering us a free appetizer because of the long wait. 10 minutes later the cocktails finally arrived. The waiter came back to take our food order and before we could even begin, he told us that 3 of the nightly specials were already sold out. At 8:00 pm on a Saturday? Why even bother printing up a "nightly special" menu ? And, best of all, the restuarant wasn't even busy !!"
    Dined on 7/12/2014
  • "Our waiter was overwhelmed by the table next to us. Separate checks for all 8 guests. We waited 10 min for attention. Once we got it he was was very attentive. Food was good. We ordered roast chicken, fish and chips and a steak Caesar salad. We like eating here end will go back."
    Dined on 7/12/2014
  • "Great view. More of a lunch place than dinner. Drinks very expensive. Paid more for a drink than my actual meal cost."
    Dined on 7/12/2014
  • "We were here about four years ago and the improvement on this visit was outstanding. Beautiful restaurant, outdoor seating area and view. The food was delicious and our waiter, Bryan K. was superb - friendly, knowledgeable and very efficient. I would definitely recommend this restaurant."
    Dined on 7/11/2014
  • "The remodelation done looks amazing and the musician was just perfect for the atmosphere the reataurant want to create. Unfortunately out food experience was poor. I always order an adult meal for my kids to share since kids food is usually overcooked; I was persuade by the waitress to do so this time, and the kids hamburgers came burned even though were ordered medium well. Scallops and shrimp in my plate were good but quinoa side was overcooked and did not have any taste. If you have children, I do not recommend the kids menu. Food is not special but, I guess you are paying extra for the location."
    Dined on 7/9/2014
  • "The restaurant was clean and inviting with great views of the intercoastal. Service was adequate. I ordered the Snapper which was awful, not at all like fresh but frozen prepared food. My friend had the hamburger which she said was not juicy, her french fries were great. The appetizer calamari was prepared differently and it was delicious. Would not return for a meal."
    Dined on 7/9/2014
  • "Best place in the neighborhood, great chef , great all round menu, right on the water, staff are great, I recently moved down to Hollywood but still drive up to go to Shooters they did such an amazing job with the remodel and staff always friendly and enthusiastic."
    Dined on 7/6/2014
  • "Lovely location that has been completely renovated by the new owners. Upscale look and food, casual lifestyle on the water. Beautifully appointed indoor and outdoor dining on the intracoastal of Fort Lauderdale. The food was very good- seafood, salads, sandwiches, appetizers, full bar. Went with another couple and sat outside under the canopy. Will go back."
    Dined on 7/4/2014
  • "Extremely professional, polite, accommodating. A valued asset for your establishment !"
    Dined on 6/29/2014
  • "Our (my wife and my son) first time to Florida location. Been to Cleveland's many times in late 80's. Great addition to South Florida's dining experience. Obviously new management did a great job, can't beat the scene, everything was perfect and this is not an exaggeration!"
    Dined on 6/28/2014
  • "Really enjoyed the newly renovated Shooters. The décor and ambience is wonderful and chic. Everything was great- food, service and atmosphere. My only complaint is that maybe they should have had a "boaters Bathroom/changing room" outside by the boats and docks. My friend and I were in the restroom, very dressed up for an evening dinner and here were 3 women with their 5 kids all sandy and in bathing suits, all trying to use the facilities and change into other clothing. It was not a good situation for the evening crowd. Not a huge deal I suppose but it just didn't fit with the new elegant atmosphere."
    Dined on 6/28/2014
  • "we love the new restaurant. the view is fantatstic we will return"
    Dined on 6/28/2014
  • "The decor is really great and the outdoor seating space is very nice. It was a little hot at 6:30 PM when we arrived but one of the waitstaff offered to crank down the shade a few inches so the sun wasn't beating directly on us. The service was pretty slow otherwise though. We were only there for drinks and apps as we were heading to a surprise birthday party afterwards so timing was important to us. The food was pretty good. Nothing to complain about but nothing to rave about either. The real reason to come to Shooters is the atmosphere."
    Dined on 6/28/2014
  • "Sat at bar ,were Craig ( one of the old timers ) was still there. He was very attentive, but busy, bar and high tops, But he didnt skip a beat, our wine/water glasses were never emptyalot more flavor more of a WOW . View has not change but they have made it look very very nice"
    Dined on 6/24/2014
  • "We love Shooters and frequent this place 2-3 times a month. They recently just change the menu to offer brunch on weekend. Though the restaurant is beautiful, it is a casual feel restaurant. You don't feel like you have to dress up to go there, but you don't have to compromise the food and service."
    Dined on 6/22/2014
  • "This was our first time at Shooters but will not be the last. We visit the area a few times each year and often try to find water side dining. This was a wonderfully scenic spot with great food and excellent service. We'll be back!"
    Dined on 6/18/2014
  • "The new Shooter's look is AMAZING!!! From the decor, to the layout, to the 5 Star service this place has done a 360!! We are young group that loves to get together at the bar for drinks and then have dinner, and this place is just perfect for this type of scene. Service is great, food is fare ... could try some new items that are not so 'meat and pototaos' style."
    Dined on 6/16/2014
  • "We got a great table location and I feel it is because we made a reservation. Table inside but with doors open still felt that we were right on the water. Fish was excellent and the service supberb!!"
    Dined on 6/16/2014
  • "Under new ownership, Shooters recently underwent a complete renovation and the restaurant looks GORGEOUS. The old plastic tables outside have been replaced with sleek furniture. The inside is redone in all white and wood, very classy. My only complaint (and unfortunately it's significant) is that they also redid the menu and its a huge step back. There is a lot of asian influence, only one fish dish (and I just can't make sense of it-- "chorizo crusted snapper.") Everything was well prepared, just not exactly what I was expecting from my longtime favorite seafood destination."
    Dined on 6/15/2014
  • "We have been to Shooters quite often for lunch and dinner and have never been disappointed. Brought some friends that had never been and they loved it. Food was good service was a little slow because it was Saturday night and quite busy. Definitely need reservations for Saturday night."
    Dined on 6/14/2014
  • "We enjoyed our visit to Shooters basically for the outdoor seating. Quality of food was very good but items on menu were dramatically reduced from even a month ago. More like a lunch menu rather than a dinner menu. Our server was nice but was rushing us too much and had to be told 3 times to give us time to look at the menu. But the outdoor seating on the Intracoastal was perfect for a Fort Lauderdale setting. I would go back for lunch or brunch or just drinks but not necessarily for dinner unless friends insisted."
    Dined on 6/14/2014
  • "Waiter was very personable and knowledgeable about menu items. Very attentive"
    Dined on 6/10/2014
  • "Our total experience was excellent. Your staff was friendly and extremely attentive. I thank Jeff Wolf and James, our server, for their fine attention and they did their magic to give us perfect weather. Appetizer menu could offer more variety."
    Dined on 6/8/2014
  • "I had a great time at Shooters! I was a little nervous when I picked this place for my date since the reviews were kinda mixed but decided to try it anyway. It turned out to be a great experience and I would definitely go again. The food was delicious and the service was exactly how I like it."
    Dined on 6/6/2014
  • "I must share that it was our first time and I personally will give it another chance and recommend. A few tips as we both work in Hospitality for many years. The hostess had great presence but came accross as if we were a bother as soon as we walked in. In reality, I believe that maybe she was a little overwhelmed due the high demand of your place at the time. Nonetheless, the first impression was a little off. Jeff did a fantastic job serving our table. Very attentive and funny. Provided with privacey for us to actual have conversations and enjoy our evening but always attentive to us to ensure that if we needed anything,, he will be there asap. Quick and efficient.."
    Dined on 6/6/2014
  • "My hubby and I were delightfully surprised of Shooter's remodel. It is very trendy, service was great and the view is awesome!!"
    Dined on 6/6/2014
  • "Shooters is back after a year and half. Beautiful restaurant; 2nd time back; food was excellent; Outside dining is SOFL at its best. Would highly recommend!"
    Dined on 5/31/2014
  • "Request Kelly K as your server. She is very attentive and knowledgeable about the menu. The food was excellent. I would recommend the Veggie Burger for anyone who likes them. By far the best one I had at any local establishment. "
    Dined on 5/31/2014
  • "Ambience is fantastic - great indoor and stunning outdoor space on intercoastal. Go by boat or car Food is generally good. Service is hit or miss - male waiter on first visit was fantastic, but female waitresses on last visit not so good (our water took an hour to get to the table). Shooters needs a "floor manager" walking around all night talking with guests, making it a personal dining experience where people feel comfortable and engaged to give you feedback. Try asking: What did you like the most? Where can we improve on service? Where were you disappointed in food or service? What could we do to make Shooters a better dining venue? Did you like the entertainment or would you have preferred something else? "
    Dined on 5/30/2014
  • "Food was undercooked, old and hard. Didn't not enjoy at all"
    Dined on 5/28/2014
  • "When in Ft.Lauderdale we have dinner at Shooters at least once. Sitting at the Intercoastal Waterway in the evening sun is very special. The Food is good and the prices are reasonable. Nice touch is the free valet parking."
    Dined on 5/26/2014
  • "Great place to just relax and have good food and a water view. Even sitting inside is nice because they open the big windows and it feels like you are outside. Our waiter was exceptional; although extremely busy, he tried his best and succeeded!"
    Dined on 5/26/2014