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Market 17

1850 SE 17th St. Suite 109, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
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Ranked #10 of 1,110 Restaurants in Fort Lauderdale
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $30 - $50
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: American, Contemporary
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Eisenhower Blvd & 17th St
Transit: Water Taxi & Bus
Description: Market 17 is proud to be serving delicious, creative dishes that are literally from the farm right to the tables of our diners. We call this "wine country cuisine" because the emphasis is on fresh, clean food from top purveyors along with an abundant wine list. For the more adventurous diner, Market 17 offers 'dining in the dark'. It is our chefs table in a private room that allows a new way to experience food. Once your sight is turned off, all the other senses are heightened. It's a fun and unique experience to enjoy our food. (Due to limited seating, reservations for dining in the dark can be requested via open table notes but are not guaranteed. Please call 954.835.5507 to confirm dining in the dark reservation requests.) Our menu will change daily and we'll always offer amazing tasting menus for you to sample what the chef has created. Come and experience for yourself what all the buzz is about!
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English first
fort lauderdale
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 NEW

The ambience is great. Dining in the dark concept is great. Greg, the dark room host is excellent. The problem is the price to value ratio is poor. Very very expensive for what you get. Here's the deal, we got 4 courses. The first was a bowl of fruit that cost them all of $1; The last was a small... More

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Market 17 is our no-brainer choice for every special occasion - birthdays, our anniversary, etc. It is consistently delicious, and the menu changes often so we never get bored of going there. For something different, try the antelope - it is amazing. The service is typically great - we only had one bad experience with service, and it was Valentine's... More

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

This is definitely one of the best restaurants in Ft. Lauderdale right now. They excelled in such a way that I ended up going three times during my stay in the city. I found the farm fresh concept of the restaurant very appealing and they didn't fail to deliver. The fact that they include a list of the farms that... More

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Dallas, Texas
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109 reviews 109 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Excellent food and service. The pork belly appetizer was absolutely the best I ever had. Both antelope steak and duck confit entrees were delicious. Napoleon desert was to die for. Very nice ambiance. Restaurant is a bit difficult to find but you should try! Good wine selection. No problems with parking. Overall – great experience, can’t wait to go back.

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Brossard, Quebec, Canada
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

In my opinion, this is the best restaurant in FLL. Food, service, ambiance are all GREAT! Menu changes every day, you're sure that everything is always fresh.

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Marietta, Ga
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The food at this restaurant is excellent and not the same old same old. We experienced slow service; however, the manager talked to us about it prior to us inquiring as to the eta of our entrees. I would try this restaurant again because they did apologize for the delay. They offered us free desserts of which we did not... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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43 reviews 43 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We did the Dining in the Dark experience and were the only two scheduled at our dinner time so we had the entire experience to ourselves. Absolutely amazing. The food is to die for... from the ceviche to the cheese course to the fish, and then duck, and then antelope, finally pork and last chocolate pate. Everything was amazing. I... More

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This was our second visit to Market 17 and both times we have walked away delighted with our selections and service. We ordered a grass fed sirloin and duck breast. Both were outstanding! The sirloin melted in my mouth. Our waiter was knowledgeable and extremely accommodating with some minor changes we had to our dishes. I especially like that their... More

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We were looking for a wonderful dining experience with good food, great ambience and great service. We found it! The food was awesome and the servers were knowledgeable. The wine steward approved of our wine selection, which made our night complete. Each employee was beyond kind. We enjoyed this experience and our meals. Since the dinner took longer than usual... More

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Boca Raton, Florida
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252 reviews 252 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
230 helpful votes 230 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

My wife and I were in the mood for dining on delicious food in a classy ambiance, so we returned to Market 17. She ordered the snapper entrée. I went for the chicken breast dish. While we awaited our meals, our friendly waiter brought us bread with a spread of hummus and other ingredients. The spread was very tasty. The... More

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