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About Sublime

Sublime is an innovative concept in vegetarian dining. The menu is completely cholesterol-free and the full-service bar offers organic wines and spirits. Guests dine in an atmosphere of water walls, Italian glass tile, skylights, and an open-hearth oven. Since opening in 2003, Sublime has received numerous accolades, including 4 out of 4 stars in the Sun-Sentinel, USA Today’s Top 10 in the nation for serving cuisine with a clear conscience, the South Beach Wine and Food Festival’s best restaurant in Broward (2005), and the Zagat Guide’s top restaurant décor in Broward (2006). Locals, visitors and celebrities including Pamela Anderson, Paul McCartney, Alec Baldwin, Alicia Silverstone, Florence Henderson, and Bob Barker love Sublime's eclectic cuisine as well as its upbeat atmosphere. Owner Nanci Alexander invites you to enjoy a truly Sublime experience!

1431 North Federal Highway
(between Sunrise and Oakland)
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Vegan, Vegetarian / Vegan, Fusion / Eclectic

Hours of Operation:
Dinner:
Tues-Sun: 5:30pm - 10:00pm. Closed Mondays.

Cross Street:
between Sunrise and Oakland

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(954) 615-1431

Website:
http://www.sublimerestaurant.com/

Parking Details:
Self Parking

Private Party Facilities:
Private party facilities available for groups from 20 to 250.

Private Party Contact:
Banquet Services: (954) 615-1431

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Private Room, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Special Events & Promotions:
Sublime offers banquet facilities for groups of 20 or more. Our state-of-the-art audiovisual and computer capabilities, including wireless Internet access, are tailor-made for corporate meetings and seminars. Customized mood lighting imparts subtle, elega

Sublime Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

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food

4.4

service

4.4

ambience

4.4

value

4.1

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89% would recommend it to a friend

Vegan (61)
Healthy (45)
Good Vegetarian Options (45)
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Good for a Date (40)
Worth the Drive (32)
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Creative Cuisine (29)
Romantic (26)
Good for Anniversaries (23)
Casual (23)
Organic (23)
Quiet Conversation (22)
Good for Birthdays (22)
Authentic (15)
Fit for Foodies (15)
Gluten Free Options (15)
Cozy (15)
Local Ingredients (14)
Neighborhood Gem (14)
Comfort Food (12)
Business Meals (11)
Bar Seating (10)
Good for Groups (10)
Sunday Lunch (8)
Pre/post Theatre (7)
Fun (6)
Tasting Menu (6)
Disabled Access (6)
Handcrafted Cocktails (5)
Great for Lunch (5)
Notable Wine List (5)
Great for Brunch (3)
Kid-friendly (3)
Quick Bite (3)
Afternoon Tea (2)
Happy Hour (2)
Hot Spot (2)
Great for Outdoor Dining (2)
Scenic View (2)
Seasonal (2)
Tapas (2)
Vibrant Bar Scene (2)
Waterfront (2)
Great Beer (1)
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·Dined 2 days ago

Sublime was wonderful! The service was so friendly and helpful - as it was our first time visiting. The food was amazing! Definitely one of my all time favorite vegan restaurants I've ever been to. The atmosphere was nice and easy-going. Highly recommend! You won't regret it!

Tags: Sunday Lunch, Creative Cuisine, Good for a Date, Comfort Food, Kid-friendly, Cozy, Casual, Bar Seating, Vegan, Good Vegetarian Options
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 (Tampa)·Dined 2 days ago

we are vegan and most vegan restaurants do not have a comprehensive menu or high end atmosphere. the food here was great and the atmosphere wonderful we will return!

Tags: Special Occasion, Healthy, Worth the Drive
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 (Miami)·Dined 3 days ago

Great great vegan restaurant. The first full vegan restaurant I have ever been to, and the food was phenomenal!

Tags: Good for a Date, Fit for Foodies, Creative Cuisine, Good Vegetarian Options, Romantic, Vegan
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 (Miami)·Dined 4 days ago

What a great place! The food is the best! I always enjoy going to Sublime. The service is great and so is the atmosphere. I can't wait to go again...

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Comfort Food, Organic, Gluten Free Options, Healthy, Handcrafted Cocktails, Good Vegetarian Options, Fit for Foodies, Vegan, Creative Cuisine, Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Worth the Drive, Local Ingredients
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 (Miami)·Dined on February 13, 2018

Food and service was absolutely exceptional! The atmosphere was perfect!

Tags: Comfort Food, Romantic, Good for a Date
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 (Miami)·Dined on February 11, 2018

Although the restaurant had posted outside they were closing at 9pm that night, we had made an OpenTable reservation for 9 and they graciously seated us and served us. Great experience and we appreciated that very much.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays
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 (Detroit)·Dined on February 9, 2018

My vegan lasagna was excellent. The best vegan restaurant I've been to. The pasta is made on site and the salad was creative and fresh. If I lived nearby, I'd be a regular there.

Tags: Disabled Access, Worth the Drive, Good for Groups, Romantic, Bar Seating, Gluten Free Options, Vegan, Good Vegetarian Options
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 (Miami)·Dined on February 8, 2018

Great place to eat some healthy food and great service

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Great for Lunch, Organic, Cozy, Good for a Date
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 (Miami)·Dined on February 3, 2018

Really loved this place.
great place to eat for vegan options. Glenn our server was very good.

Tags: Special Occasion, Vegan
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 (New York Area)·Dined on February 3, 2018

Amazing location, everything overall was spectacular. Definitely a place to visit often!

Tags: Vibrant Bar Scene, Local Ingredients, Disabled Access, Creative Cuisine, Bar Seating, Vegan, Good for Groups, Great for Lunch, Good for Anniversaries, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Business Meals, Special Occasion, Worth the Drive, Organic, Cozy, Fun, Healthy, Good Vegetarian Options, Sunday Lunch, Romantic, Kid-friendly, Notable Wine List
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 (Miami)·Dined on February 3, 2018

We are big fans of this restaurant and when in town from Nj we always come in to eat. We absolutely love the ambiance and food. It is excellent for Vegans and non Vegans as a top spot in Ft Lauderdale to dine at.

Tags: Vegan, Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion, Local Ingredients, Quiet Conversation, Healthy
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 (Miami)·Dined on February 3, 2018

The restaurant was clean and the staff was prompt and friendly. The menu is very limited. The food was good but not great. The prices are very high for some entrees (Ravioli in mushroom sauce) because of the small portion. The vegetable lasagna was the best entree we tried. Overall I have been to much better vegan restaurants in Palm Beach County to ever return but it’s worth trying if don’t mind spending $100/couple for average vegan food

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 (Miami)·Dined on January 27, 2018

Consistently hands down the best, and my favorite not just Vegan, -but restaurant in Broward. Doug is an outstanding bartender and waiter. He manages to do both on the most busiest of weekend nights, and doesn’t miss a beat! Always a pleasure, whether dining in or carrying out. Thanks Sublime!

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 (Miami)·Dined on January 27, 2018

Im newly vegan and my friends is considering changing her diet to include more vegan dishes. We enjoyed Sublime!

Tags: Vegan, Romantic, Pre/post Theatre, Quiet Conversation, Creative Cuisine
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 (Miami)·Dined on January 27, 2018

The restaurant ran out of some of their popular dishes. Tonight my son ordered the ravioli. The waiter came back and said they ran out of the ravioli. For dessert they ran out of all the cakes except for the coconut cake. This was early in the evening. We have been here several times but were disappointed on this visit. The menu had been cut back, ,by the waiter!s own admission , but they had little of what was on the menu.

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 (Miami)·Dined on January 27, 2018

I really enjoy the Vegan food. There are very few places that are as classy as Sublime. I live 30 minutes away and don’t mind the travel.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Creative Cuisine, Waterfront, Gluten Free Options, Quiet Conversation, Healthy, Comfort Food, Vegan, Authentic, Good Vegetarian Options, Organic, Tasting Menu
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vip
 (Miami)·Dined on January 20, 2018

My husband and I really enjoyed Sublime. The service, the ambiance, the food was all excellent! I highly recommend.

Tags: Special Occasion, Healthy
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 (Miami)·Dined on January 13, 2018

I have known about Sublime for quite some time (at least 10 years). The menu then and the options now is quite disheartening to say the least. Whether it be change in management, low staff turnaround, cutting in food cost, or tough financial times, the quality of the food should never suffer, because true Vegans and supporters of Sublime can/will definitely notice the shifts.

Within the last 3 weeks, Sublime offered a raw zucchini dish, along with the Portobello stack (which was by far the best dish on the menu) however, was way too salty. This lends to the inconsistency of the chefs in the kitchen. Last week these options were removed. The other rather delicious dish is the mushroom ravioli; however, this is the most expensive dish on the menu, yet they only provide you with 6 raviolis. I inquired about the menu deletions and was told that after the hurricane it was too difficult for the chefs and/or management to undertake some of the most difficult dishes. Thus, this makes sense now. The menu no longer offers hand crafted vegan dishes, instead, to save time and money, the menu is filled with "ready-made" Gardein options. The upscale ambiance no longer fits the low budget menu option. Honestly speaking, my partner and I love food so much (hardcore vegans) that we do not mind spending more on food items so long as the taste, presentation, and options are up to par. We ordered the "frito misto" appetizer, the "Sublime piccata", the "Gardein burger", 2 chopped salads since they did not have arugula, and the "chocolate nirvana" for dessert. Our bill was close to $80, yet we could have gone to Publix and ordered a frozen bag of gardein cutlets and prepared our dinner for less, honestly speaking. If Sublime want to remain open and keep customers satisfied, they need to do better. Each time we go the items either change, are not available, or do not taste the same. With these inconsistencies, it is quite difficult to recommend this restaurant to others.

TJ

Tags: Vegan, Good for a Date
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 (Miami)·Dined on January 13, 2018

Very disappointing. I go to Sublime a couple of times per year, always hoping it will be better since it is one of the only full vegan places in Ft Lauderdale. Unfortunately it always under delivers. This last visit was the worst yet. The menu is smaller, the portions are smaller and the quality is poor. They basically take Gardein products and heat them up. For an "nicer" restaurant, the food is very basic and tasteless. If their food was more like Green Bar or Darbster, it would be worth going to, but it is not. On top of that, the service was poor. The waiter took our order, and after that he did not come back until we asked for the check. If you go to Sublime, do not have high expectations or you will be disappointed.

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 (Miami)·Dined on January 13, 2018

Waiter, food and ambiance all fantastic. Love this place.

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 (Miami)·Dined on January 13, 2018

Overpriced small salad very expensive with no vegetables in it we asked for golden beets we received one half of a beet sliced in quarters charged 4 dollars for the half beet on top of a small green salad already overpriced no extra veggies in salad. Aweful

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on January 11, 2018

Ever since I became vegan I had to cook much more esp where there are no great options in The Bahamas. When I discovered Sublime I knew I had to visit and it was SPECTACULAR! Definitely will go again, take family & friends, and recommend to anyone !

Tags: Local Ingredients, Great for Brunch, Worth the Drive, Fit for Foodies, Romantic, Creative Cuisine, Sunday Lunch, Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays, Business Meals, Casual, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Good Vegetarian Options, Healthy, Cozy, Vegan, Comfort Food
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 (New York Area)·Dined on January 10, 2018

Excellent food

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 (Indiana)·Dined on January 9, 2018

All Vegan, delicious menu items. Waiter was great, he knew the menu items, specials and what the specials were.

Tags: Good for a Date, Good Vegetarian Options
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 (New York Area)·Dined on January 9, 2018

Peaceful but lively surroundings. Excellent food. Service is is very attentive.

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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 9, 2018

I was disappointed in the changes in the menu. Seems like fewer choices. I don't like the new dessert choices. I liked the apple crisp and its now gone.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on January 6, 2018

The waiter was rude. Spoke with an attitude and we were embarrassed because we spoke so highly of the restaurant and invited our friend to join us. They live in Del Ray Beach.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on January 5, 2018

absolutely loved Sublime. I was visiting the fort lauderdale area from the North East and fell in love with this place. Ate at sublime every night. I wished they were open for lunch! food was great and the service staff was very pleasant and engaging. Even purchased the cookbook I loved it so much. I would most definitely recommend Sublime!!

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 (New York Area)·Dined on January 4, 2018

Great food. Staff was very attentive and pleasant. Definately will return

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 (Miami)·Dined on December 31, 2017

Sublime is my favorite restaurant. I say this because Sublime serves great food and is 100% vegan. Also, I've also enjoyed great service every time, and the decor is great! If you haven't tried Sublime, you should.

I'm very happy that I live within 25 minutes. I would drive much longer.

Tags: Authentic, Comfort Food, Worth the Drive, Cozy, Handcrafted Cocktails, Vegan, Local Ingredients, Healthy, Gluten Free Options
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 (Miami)·Dined on December 30, 2017

Overall experience was great I did not expect the food to be good since it was my first time at vegetarian restaurant. I really enjoyed my time and I love the inside of the place it was a nice ambiance.

Tags: Good Vegetarian Options
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on December 30, 2017

The best vegan food in Florida! Loved the mushroom ravioli. Chocolate cake is the best chocolate cake I ever tasted and that includes anything in NYC. Caesar salad was perfect.

Tags: Business Meals, Good for Birthdays, Good for Anniversaries, Afternoon Tea, Organic, Good for a Date, Tasting Menu, Quiet Conversation, Fun, Scenic View, Worth the Drive
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 (Chicago)·Dined on December 29, 2017

The service was great, and the food was really delicious. It’s all vegan and there area a lot of great choices to try out. We have the cauliflower- which was amazing, the pretzel medley and the black bean sliders. All were good and then for dessert we had the carrot cake which was delicious. Definitely recommend coming here.

Tags: Special Occasion, Romantic, Organic, Local Ingredients, Fit for Foodies
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on December 29, 2017

Great find!! Delicious! Wish we had something like this in Atlanta!!

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Worth the Drive, Quiet Conversation, Vegan, Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date, Good Vegetarian Options, Creative Cuisine, Healthy, Special Occasion, Casual, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Miami)·Dined on December 24, 2017

One of the best vegan restaurants anywhere. Very nice Christmas Eve dinner.

Tags: Business Meals, Good for Anniversaries, Cozy, Authentic, Worth the Drive, Quiet Conversation, Organic, Healthy, Good for a Date, Casual, Vegan, Special Occasion, Romantic, Good Vegetarian Options, Gluten Free Options, Fit for Foodies, Creative Cuisine, Neighborhood Gem
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·Dined on December 24, 2017

Sublime is a wonderful vegan restaurant. One thing I really appreciate is that it is non-profit with proceeds benefiting animal causes.

My family and I went on Christmas Eve. As usual, the food was very good and we had a nice evening. However, we found the server to be unfriendly, and I would even say cold, and not well-suited to employment in a customer service career. Maybe she was just having a bad night.

Tags: Casual, Vegan, Good Vegetarian Options
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 (Miami)·Dined on December 23, 2017

This was my 4th or 5th time at Sublime, I will come back again. Love the food and was proposed to . I will never forget :)

Tags: Romantic, Healthy
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 (Miami)·Dined on December 23, 2017

The food is excellent yet some of the menu options are recently limited. Ambiance and service are outstanding!

Tags: Authentic, Fun
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 (Miami)·Dined on December 21, 2017

Vegan restaurant with amazing service. Worth the drive from South Miami. Genuinely wish someone would open a Sublime restaurant in Pinecrest area in Miami Dade.
This is a gem in our community.
Grateful they have kept the quality up over the years!
Thank you.

Tags: Good Vegetarian Options, Special Occasion, Creative Cuisine, Pre/post Theatre, Comfort Food, Organic, Neighborhood Gem, Worth the Drive, Vegan, Good for a Date, Good for Groups, Gluten Free Options, Good for Anniversaries, Healthy
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vip
 (Miami)·Dined on December 17, 2017

Great plant based cuisine 👍
The food is amazing!!!

Tags: Business Meals, Special Occasion, Quiet Conversation, Disabled Access, Comfort Food, Good for a Date, Romantic, Quick Bite, Local Ingredients
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