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About Tuscan Grill - Fort Lauderdale

We invite you into our small corner of the world, The Tuscan Grill on Las Olas in Fort Lauderdale. We can only warn you that you may never want to leave. The setting is a waterfront al fresco dining experience if you choose to dine in our outdoor patio. If you prefer indoor dining, come enjoy our cozy 40 seat dining room, or our well stocked bar, and enjoy a dinner like no other. You will be warmly greeted by Gabriel Salas, our General Manager, and taken care as if you were in your very own home. Come enjoy the delights of the Tuscan Grill in a wonderful atmosphere with your family or friends, you will always leave with more that you arrived with and look forward to returning again soon. Buon Appetito!!

1105 East Las Olas Blvd.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
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Dining Style:
Casual Dining

Cuisines:
Italian

Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Monday - Friday 11:30 AM

Brunch: Saturday - Sunday 11:00 AM

Dinner : Sunday - Wednesday 4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday - Saturday 4:00 PM - 12:00 AM


Happy Hour : Monday - Friday 3 PM to & 7 PM
Friday and Saturday Night 10:30 to Midnight
Saturday to Sunday 3 PM to 6 PM

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(954) 766-8700

Website:
http://www.lasolastuscangrill.com/

Executive Chef:
Luigi Di Meo

Additional:
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Tuscan Grill - Fort Lauderdale Ratings and Reviews

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4.4

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.4

service

4.5

ambience

4.3

value

4.2

Noise

Moderate

91% would recommend it to a friend

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Creative Cuisine (4)
People Watching (4)
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vip
 (Toronto)·Dined on February 27, 2016

Grilled octopus was fantastic! Food and wine can't go wrong

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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on February 26, 2016

Food and service was great.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on February 24, 2016

Pretty cozy restaurant with very good menu, helpful wait staff, delicious special garlic bread and enjoyed by our whole party very much. Yummy pasta. Waiter recommended octopus to a doubting crowd and we all loved it Would recommend. Phyll

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Great for Outdoor Dining, Neighborhood Gem, Romantic
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 (Miami)·Dined on February 14, 2016

You can get the same value at tacco bell. Woyld not say this is a five star restaurant by any means. 1 maybe 2 star at the most.

Tags: Notable Wine List
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 (New York Area)·Dined on February 13, 2016

We make it a point to visit Tuscan Grill at least monthly whether it be for a special occasion or just for a great meal. Have a drink @ the bar, while you wait for a table on the spaciaous patio where the concert pianist is not only a terrific addition but incredibly talented adding to or completing a wonderful environment. Couple that w/ terrific sevice from Bobby or Valentino and you know your evening will be one you won't forget. Be it the specials or something simple from the menu, you can be sure the food will be fresh, beautifully prepared and to your liking. Cant recommend Tuscan Grill enough!

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Great for Outdoor Dining, Neighborhood Gem, Romantic, Special Occasion
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 (New England)·Dined on February 6, 2016

We eat here every year and it gets better every time.

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on February 3, 2016

We Return To This wonderful restaurant Whenever in the area. Great menu choices...excellent food...good service. The snapper was delicious. They have a lower level outdoor garden which is open on weekends but the outdoor covered veranda was cozy. A great find...one of the best on Las Olas

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups, Great for Outdoor Dining, Late-night Find, Neighborhood Gem, Notable Wine List, Romantic, Scenic View, Special Occasion
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vip
 (Las Vegas)·Dined on January 22, 2016

The food and service are always fantastic. It's a favourite!

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups, Great for Outdoor Dining, Neighborhood Gem, Romantic, Special Occasion
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vip
 (Montreal)·Dined on January 2, 2016

We had originally booked a table outside near the river, but instead chose to sit outside on the patio facing the street. We felt the piano music directly in front of our table would make conversation difficult. Next time we would ask to be away from the music. The staff were most accommodating and kept checking throughout the meal if everything was to our liking. Our waiter, Douglas, was excellent, and we all enjoyed the food and ambiance. Good location on Las Olas.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Great for Outdoor Dining, Hot Spot, Vibrant Bar Scene
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 (Montreal)·Dined on December 31, 2015

Food ok but not great. Service terrible. Pushing and rushing experience even though we were the last seating on new year's eve and some people were just arriving. Many open tables...no excuse. $35 rigatoni...c'mon??? $62 veal chop....if you guys were only a *.....

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on December 30, 2015

Just ate there with my wife, the food was excellent!! The server was one of the best I have ever had anywhere he made it a perfect evening.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Great for Outdoor Dining, Hot Spot, Special Occasion
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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 23, 2015

Delightful experience! The service was impeccable. We had dietary restrictions and several questions and each one was patiently answered as the chef and waiter checked ingredients.
The bread was delicious. Gnocchi probably the best I've had. Nice outdoor area.

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 (Miami)·Dined on December 11, 2015

Tuscan Grill never disappoints. The quality is 100% as is location, service, and atmosphere.
The garlic bread is something out of this world- hard to push aside, but you must, the next course is delightful. Great location, at the beginning of Las Olas, far enough away from the crowds and wait, but still part of the vibe.

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining, Neighborhood Gem, Romantic, Special Occasion
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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 11, 2015

Used to be the best place on Las Olas. Still would recommend it but bring back the old chef or get more help in the kitchen. The once spectacular short ribs we over cooked and tough!!

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Great for Outdoor Dining
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 26, 2015

The ambiance and service were great, the food was the problem. The traditional Thanksgiving dinner was truly tasteless and bland. The arugula salad had too little dressing and the eggplant parmesan appetizer was mostly cheese and little eggplant. Maybe it's unfair to judge based solely on an uninspired Thanksgiving meal. but we felt a restaurant of this caliber should have done much much better. All in all we had a discouraging dinner and would not return.

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 (Miami)·Dined on November 19, 2015

The appetizer was great(Caprese). The entrees were excellent. The waiters know when to refill, bus and be seen and not heard. Terry is the best bartender in Ft. Lauderdale. David knows wine like Italy knows art. The entire experience was very professional. I would recommend this to anyone who likes Italian food. I will definitely return. Jim Exum

Tags: Good for Groups, Neighborhood Gem, Notable Wine List, Romantic, Special Occasion
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vip
 (Miami)·Dined on November 13, 2015

We had a great meal and a great time at the Tuscan Grill. We sat outside by the dock. There was a very good pianist playing too. Very romantic spot. Food was the best Italian we have had in Ft Lauderdale. Waiter was excellent making excellent recommendations for food and wine.
We will be going back!

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Great for Outdoor Dining, Kid-friendly, Neighborhood Gem, Notable Wine List, Romantic, Scenic View
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 (Richmond)·Dined on November 11, 2015

We were in town for a convention and wanted to find a local Italian restaurant. Tuscan fit the bill. It was local. It was Italian and it was very good. I am a Lasagna fan and theirs was very good. I would go back and would definitely recommend to friends.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem
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 (Miami)·Dined on November 7, 2015

Been here in the past and always had a good experience. This night was no different. Busy night with Boat Show in town, but evening was a true delight! Waiter was was a bit short with us and lacked personality, but his service was acceptable, and the food was very very good! Mussels fra diavolo were perfect, and the complimentary bread may have been The Best I've ever had! Papardelle with sausage ragu was perfectly prepared, although I would have preferred fresh pasta over dried....but still enjoyed it very much! All in all it was an excellent experience. ..I will return.

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 (Miami)·Dined on October 30, 2015

Absolutely perfect combination of great service and very tasty food. We had a relaxing evening with wonderful piano music, a patient server who readily answered our questions and capped off with food that was absolutely delightful. The cheese ravioli appetizer had a wonderful combination of flavors. The saltimbocca special melted in your mouth. Definitely a place to return to for a wonderful evening with great food and friends.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Great for Outdoor Dining
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vip
 (Miami)·Dined on October 23, 2015

Our meal was fantastic. The Octopus appetizers superb as were the Gnocchis a la vodka and the short rib. To top it off, the Ricotta Cheesecake!

Service is always very nice and having a parking lot right next door makes it very convenient.

4th time dinning here and will come back many times.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Great for Outdoor Dining, Neighborhood Gem, Special Occasion
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 (Montreal)·Dined on October 23, 2015

Every time I go to Fort Lauderdale I stop Tuscan Grill.
It never disappoints and this latest outing was no exception.

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vip
 (Miami)·Dined on October 16, 2015

Best food on Las Olas. The prices are reasonable the quality is superb. The owner, manager and their entire staff do everything possible to make this a great dining experience. Try the new wood burning been chef by the name of Marco is a master in the kitchen.

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 (Miami)·Dined on October 2, 2015

Nice ambience - good outdoor tables along the boulevard for excellent pizza. Pasta not as good as the pizza but the bruchetta is delicious. Difficult parking.

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining
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vip
 (Miami)·Dined on September 30, 2015

Fair restaurant. Not the best dining experience, but not the worst. Appetizer & dessert excellent. Main course fair. Not a place I would go on a regular basis.

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vip
 (Naples)·Dined on September 26, 2015

Warm & inviting. When we left came out to say goodbye. Hope to be in Fort Lauderdale again so we can visit.

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining
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 (Chicago)·Dined on September 5, 2015

The service was very good - polite, and timely. Wine list was wonderful! Nice location on the water.

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining, Notable Wine List, Romantic, Special Occasion
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 (Miami)·Dined on August 28, 2015

Food and waiter were very good. Expected a romantic dining experience, which began well with a quiet table in the corner. Unfortunately, shortly after placing our order, a group of 10 rather loud teens were seated at a table next to us and put a damper on the evening. Poor judgement by the host. Probably would not return after that experience.

Tags: Fit for Foodies
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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on August 4, 2015

Food and service was good The outdoor seating area by the water was closed so that was a little disappointing. Also if a restaurant is going to add gratuity to the bill they should tell you. I did not notice it until after I had completed the credit card receipt and then had to change it..

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Special Occasion
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 (Miami)·Dined on July 9, 2015

I will start with the only negative. I chose this restaurant for my wife and I's anniversary based on food reviews and strongly based on pictures of outdoor dining in a garden setting with flowers trees umbrellas etc. I thought it would be romantic. Only to find out that this section is closed during "off season". Indoors was empty on a Thursday night, so we dined at an outdoor table by the street out front. It was not romantic and we sweat our you know what's off. I wish that was noted on the website about that area not open year round.
The food was very good as was the service. Richard was excellent, especially showing patience choosing a wine, as we are not wine savvy! The Mozzarella cheese in the appetizer was like dessert. the slow cooked short rib over a nice Risotto was really rich and flavorful. Although I am not a big fan normally of Tiramisu, this was the best I have had-awesome. We were given complimentary Bruschetta to start and a complimentary shot of Lemonchello, which by the way was extra smooth. All in all, a nice meal, we will dine there again, but maybe inside until fall. We are locals.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Notable Wine List, Special Occasion
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vip
 (Miami)·Dined on June 27, 2015

We have not been to Tuscan Grill in a long time. Decided to try it and were not disappointed. The menu has an excellent selection of Italian dishes. The special veal chop was very good. We ordered a side of broccoli rabe that was YUMMY. The service was attentive and friendly. Great dining experience. We will return soon.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Romantic, Special Occasion
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vip
 (Miami)·Dined on June 27, 2015

One of the factors I take into consideration when making dining choices is consistency. Dining at Tuscan Grill always rates high on the list . Comfortable outdoor dining [ our choice ], crisp Italian bread doused in oil and garlic with olive's and tomato's as a chef's tasting gift. help complement a wide choice of wines or cocktails to start the dining experience. Many appetizer, salad and entree options make your choice difficult,but try the Branzino in Parchment Paper, or the Rigatoni in Bolognese sauce. It's Cabaret dining as a wonderful pianist plays classical and popular songs to dine by throughout the evening. Ask for Valentino to take care of you when you check in. Best of all, you don't max out the credit card to pay the bill.

Tags: Good for Groups, Great for Outdoor Dining, Neighborhood Gem, Special Occasion
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 (Tampa)·Dined on June 21, 2015

I ordered from the 3 course menu and selected the snapper. The fish had no taste and was elastic. It did not taste good at all and all I tasted was the egg white it was dipped in. Th e presentation was fine, but the food was not up to my expectation. I think the fish was previously frozen or old. I would order pasta next time.

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining
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 (Orlando)·Dined on June 20, 2015

The Hostess was a little curt with my 87 yo Dad ,who has trouble hearing, when he asked her a couple questions. This put a damper on the Father's Day dinner celebration on June 20, 2015. The server however was excellent.

Will I return? Sorry, that Hostess killed any chance of that..

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vip
 (Miami)·Dined on June 5, 2015

Great service, excellent quality of food. Consistently a winner

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Neighborhood Gem, Vibrant Bar Scene
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vip
 (Washington DC)·Dined on May 21, 2015

The gnocchi was amazing. The lasagna was good, but could of used more sauce.

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 (New England)·Dined on May 18, 2015

Had a great time! Richard was a great server and the other workers were really nice even gave us free dessert. The food was delicious! Definitely recommend

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on May 15, 2015

Excellent service and food

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vip
 (Dallas)·Dined on May 5, 2015

We visit every time we come to Fort Lauderdale and on our last visit we had a group of ten. Reliably excellent food and service. We almost always choose the specials which change regularly. The outside downstairs seating area is great for groups and service there is as good as in the restaurant proper.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups, Great for Outdoor Dining, Neighborhood Gem
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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on April 17, 2015

This is the 3rd time we have visited while in town and it never disappoints. Nice wine selection, great food and good service.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Great for Outdoor Dining, Neighborhood Gem, Notable Wine List, Scenic View, Special Occasion
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