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Bistro Mezzaluna Restaurant

1821 SE 10th Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-2935
954-522-9191
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Ranked #107 of 1,108 Restaurants in Fort Lauderdale
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $40
Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Sat 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisines: American, French, Italian
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: SE 17th ST CAUSWAY
Description: Bistro Mezzaluna has been a long time favorite of Fort Lauderdale's discerning local diners and snowbirds alike. Now we are proud to unvail our new magnificant freestanding location at 1821 SE 10th Ave. (just a few short blocks away). Still under the watchful eyes of long time, executive chef Brian Rutherford, we have built a reputation for well-crafted bistro fare. Add to that an award winning wine list and exceptional service and you will soon see why Bistro Mezzaluna has become synonymous with great dining. The eclectic menu boasts such delights as ; U.S.D.A. prime steaks, homemade pastas and the freshest seasonal seafood including colossal stone crab claws. Each and every dessert is made on the premise. The atmosphere is warm and friendly and the seasoned service staff will make you know that you belong.
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English first
Jewell,ga
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

High end very good service and great food. Always have a great meal here. Pricey but worth it. We eat here at least 4 times per month and never are disappointed great for special occasion.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Went for lunch and our first impression was that the whole restaurant smelled like a mildewed rag. Had the lobster roll sandwich, it was good, but only had about 2 - 3 ounces of lobster in it. Our server told me when I ordered it that it was a smaller portion but for $20.00!!!!! It came with sweet potato fries... More

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Florida
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Great service..warm welcome..enthusiastic staff...excellence drinks...excellent food.. Now this restaurant should be # 1 on trip advisor.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Starter- Lobster Bisque was absolutely amazing. It had large tender chunks of lobster meat. I am not a big seafood eater but do enjoy trying Lobster Bisque when I can. I never knew lobster shouldn’t be chewy until I ate here. Main Dish- We ordered the Surf and Turf and shared it. The portions are large. I only ate the... More

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We went to this restaurant after our friends kept on raving about it. I can now see what all the fuss is about. The food is unbelievable and extremely fresh. My boyfriend is not the biggest fan of seafood, but for some reason he loved it at this restaurant. The atmosphere is also very classy and having dinner at this... More

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Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

What a pleasure to be waited upon by experienced staff who know exactly how to serve their customers well. A little on the pricey side for food but no complaints about any of the dishes...the Lobster Bisque was wonderful. Generous portions and extensive wine menu.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We have had very gracious service every time we've had dinner here. Waiters are friendly and helpful, eager to please without being overbearing and they know not to barge into conversations, which for some reason is rare in Fort Lauderdale restaurants. Even though Mezzaluna really is geared toward meat lovers, I'm a vegetarian and have been able to find filling... More

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Mount Juliet, Tennessee
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Great food and service. Expensive but worth it. Good wine list, knowledgable staff. Veal Picatta was great, fresh seafood as well.

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Fort Lauderdale
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266 reviews 266 reviews
232 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

First impressions - a nice restaurant that caters to the sophisticated! Once inside, it was a little dark (considering it was not dark outside yet), but still a pleasant ambiance nonetheless. To compensate for the dark atmosphere, the presented menus light up so that you are able to see it. Thoughtful choice, but did the lighted menus come about as... More

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Hollywood, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

The Food & Drinks Are The Best! Live Music is To Die For! The bartender are friendly if your in the mood for just a little bite try the Bar Bites!

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Additional Information about Bistro Mezzaluna Restaurant

Address: 1821 SE 10th Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-2935
Phone Number: 954-522-9191
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Fort Lauderdale
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 20 - 40
Cuisine: American, French, Italian

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