Grille 66 & Bar
Combining breathtaking waterway views with a warm, upscale & inviting ambiance, unobtrusive service, exquisitely prepared cuisine and superb presentation. Featuring Prime Steak & the freshest Seafood & Raw Bar selections which can be paired with one of over 600 wines from our list.
Please don’t close !
I went tonight with my wife and I and we absolutely love this restaurant. So sad it's closing. The only thing that didn't convince me was the rude young blonde in the front desk. I told her to smile and she just walked away.. Super rude like if there was something wrong with us. Besides that service was great....... Johnny was super!
So disappointed to hear this landmark establishment will be closing...
Classy restaurant with outside seating right on the water. Business casual is recommended but lots of people in jeans and shorts when we were there. Service and food were outstanding! Highly recommend!
The food was phenomenal and so was the service. My husband loved his South African lobster tail and filet. Their truffle Mac n cheese is delicious. Great service and romantic atmosphere (patio dining )
We had a wonderful time at Grille 66. The food was amazing! I had originally requested an earlier reservation and earlier in the day I realized I would not make that time. I called and they were able to offer me a later reservation and honor my request for a patio seat. This was the perfect end to a 55th Birthday celebration.
Probably my issue because I should have asked but they had stone crab legs as a special and we ordered 2. They were a special so not priced on the menu. When the bill came and I saw $55 for these 2 tiny crab legs my mouth dropped open. So not worth it but the seafood platter we ordered was market price and we were charged $75 which was fine because we got oysters, shrimp and lobster for that. Really a disappointment in taste and price for the crab legs. Everything else was outstanding. Next time I’ll know to ask.
Our meal was fantastic! We are going to miss this favorite restaurant if it closes.
First time disappointed in the quality of the food served. Perhaps their best chef has already left in knowledge restaurant will be closing. Outstanding service, as usual
Barbara, we are sorry that your food was not up to our standard. I wish we could have addressed the problem that night. The chef & staff are staying until the end, and we will not compromise our service or the products served. Please accept our apologies.
Seated immediately. Drinks were generous. Waiter was friendly and attentive and knowledgeable. Filet was cooked perfectly served with truffle butter. Snapper special was tasty. Would go back. Atmosphere great.
Stellar service and amazing steaks. Our favorite spot when visiting the area.
Great service, excellent food, nice patio along the canal, we will go back frequently!
Pablo our waiter was great and made us pleasantly comfortable and willing to take us photos when asked. He totally rocks. The food was amazing, I had the free range double chicken breast and mash potatoes, very good and great seasoning and my boyfriend totally enjoyed the double cut lamb chops, he wants to find a recipe similar to make lamp chops at home. Great experience, most definitely would go again.
Started poorly, with a hostess that barely acknowledged our presence. Otherwise, Excellent food and service.
Excellent service and food. It saddened me to learn we are losing this place. I hope the owner relocates the restaurant.
We have gone several times. Nice place to eat. Good food. Troy was out waiter - he is on top of it! Wine was good. View of the water. Sad it will he closing in may. Go now. It will be missed!
Always a great meal and service. Sad that they will permanently close in May because they lost their lease.
Valentines Day dinner with family. The restaurants view is very nice. The food was exceptional! I’m sorry to hear the place is closing in May 2020. I highly suggest you experience this restaurant before then.
Always a favorite for any occasion. Consistently Amazing food, high quality service with beautiful views of marina. A place To revisit over and over.
Wonderful evening. Food and service were excellent. Restaurant very busy for Valentines Day but no sacrifices were made to their usual high standards. We look forward to our return visit.
Grille 66 is one of our favorite restaurants. The food and service are always consistent. The food no matter what we order is always exceptional. We started with Oysters Rockefeller which were wonderful. Then had the Signature Salad that was crisp and great. I had the lamb chops and my wife had the lobster pasta dish. Both were fantastic!!
We ended our Valentines dinner with the Carrot Cake. Which was big enough for a Party of 4 to share. What a wonderful dinner and evening.
Took my wife here for an early Valentine’s Day and wish I didn’t.
Requested to sit outside, and I’m glad I did! Walked in to a bustling dining room and a hostess who shouldn’t be the front of house. She was short with us, and made for an appropriate intro to the rest of the night. Went to the bar as we were there at the recommended time 15 min before, and I’m glad we did!
We were sat and no one acknowledged us for a good 45 min?! The drink we ordered from the bartender was the only thing we had for the first 1 1/2 hours (and when it was empty no one came still!). We finally flagged down someone down to order, it’s like we were in no mans land. Food took even longer, but they brought out complementary drinks from the bar?! We needed food to soak it up! We were out of bread and crackers at this point as that was our food.
Food finally came out, some cold, some ok, but definitely not worth the prices. Go to Ruth’s Chris, or anywhere else. Come here for drinks with friends- they’re strong and reasonable.
For these prices, go anywhere else.
One of the best restaurants in Ft. Lauderdale... would hate to see if close.
Great as usual. So sorry to hear they are closing.
Our server Stefan was absolutely the best. The food was delicious and the ambience was relaxing and romantic. The view/sunset was exceptional!
This - by far - is the best restaurant in Fort Lauderdale..! Staff is fabulous and the food exceptional. Wonderful wine list with a knowledgeable Sommelier to help you pick the perfect wine(s) with dinner. Don’t miss this stunning landmark restaurant..!
The service during dinner was absolutely perfect. We are already planning a return visit for an upcoming celebration.
Enjoyed this restaurant!
Food was very good, but nothing special. Cocktails and wines was great.
This is a bit of a mixed review but I’m a little upset.
We’ve been here several times and the food and service are good. The sommelier is very helpful. During our last visit two things happened that were bothersome and upsetting to my entire table
1st I shared a steak with a friend of mine. It was tough and I mean tough. We returned it and waited 15 minutes while another steak was cooked. While we sat there waiting and our wives ate as their food was fine. No offer of a glass of wine while we wait no nothing. It kind of ruins the whole dinner.
2nd. There was a table next to us that was without a doubt the loudest group of people I’ve ever sat next to. One woman in particular was drunk and literally yelling at the table. We told our waiter and he agreed that it was unacceptable. We called the manager and complained. He did nothing about it. Nothing. We couldn’t move as the place was packed. Totally unacceptable.
I know it’s closing and we live close by but based on this latest dinner we most likely will not return. It’s closing anyway so I’m not sure they care.
Maybe it’s south Florida. I’ve noticed people act like they’re in their living room. They speak loudly and they cuss constantly. What happened to a little pride and decorum?
The food was amazing. The drinks hit the spot. The view was gorgeous.
So glad we got here before it closed! Everything was great - food, location, wine choice, staff. Sorry that we cannot return. This is a beautiful restaurant!
I heard rumors that you are closing this summer, is that true
Great dining experience all the way around. They’re closing after Mother’s Day so get there while you can.
We came here not knowing what we would find.
It was an excellent choice, the food was great the service was great the ambiance was great.
Did I say great enough
We will go back for sure
The only thing that was not to our liking was the beet salad, there were only four small beets, not what we expected.
Always a winner! We had the veal and a filet. Cooked to perfection. Great deals on end of bin wines too. See Jon, he’ll take great care of you!
Excellent food waiter was very helpful with lots of advice and suggestions. The food was excellent we had lamb and salmon
Quality of food and wait staff outstanding. Hostess/ greeters rude and made no effort to greet us or consider a seating request when the restaurant was not over booked. I recommend management bring in greeters/hostesses that can smile and welcome you into the establishment as a 1st impression- this is critical and should be a no brainer . If you can’t fulfill a seating request simply do so with class and kindness, not b rude and lack communication skills and stare u down like you made a ridiculous outrageous request. Food was spectacular and wait staff as professional as you you’re gonna get.