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Tropical Acres Restaurant

2500 Griffin Rd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
+1 954-989-2500
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Ranked #109 of 1,107 Restaurants in Fort Lauderdale
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $16 - $35
Hours:
Sun 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Description: South Florida's oldest and finest steak house, featuring superior cuts of prime rib, filet mignon, Maine lobster, fresh fish, New York strip and other fine specialties. We offer a nice selection of seafood and Italian entrees as well. Tropical Acres is open for banquets, wedding receptions and company events or you can join us for cocktails in our intimate lounge.
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English first
Miami Beach, Florida
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Valet, nice building, attentive staff, varied menu and limited quality wines. I thought for a Mom/Pop steakhouse restaurant to be in business so long it must have a wonderful Steak set far apart from others. I ordered the Porterhouse for $32 or so it come with a salad and a side.for this price. The grade of the beef did not... More

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Pensacola, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Great steak, had the cowboy 18oz bone in rib-eye price about 30 bucks good service and had piano player, would eat there again

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Plantation, Florida
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124 reviews 124 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

The restaurant is large and the atmosphere is wonderful. I started with the stuffed mushrooms, which looked delicious. I was disappointed that the stuffing was a a little dry and didn't have much seasoning. My wife had the filet mignon and said it was very tender and cooked perfectly. I had the broiled seafood platter which included a sea bass... More

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Plantation, Florida
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93 reviews 93 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Tropical Acres has been a Fort Lauderdale staple since 1949. IN 2012, there was a bad fire and the restaurant closed for renovations. It has reopened and has retained it classic look. We have had dinner there previously, but on this occasion we were invited with some friends to celebrate a birthday. There is a private banquet room adjacent to... More

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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175 reviews 175 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

I had heard about Tropical Acres for years and finally decided to give it a try. Another couple was going to join us so we made a reservation for 4. Just before we left for the restaurant on of the others called us and had come down sick, so the two of us went ahead for dinner. When we asked... More

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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

I haven't had a steak melt in your mouth good like this one ever!!!!!! We had the combo platters for appetizers one thing was better then the next. We were to full for dessert unfortunately, but Im having a steak sandwich for lunch from my leftovers, I can't wait. This is my new favorite place to go, looking forward to... More

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Saint Clairsville, Ohio
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Great surf and turf and the marinara with the fried mozzarella was to die for. We had a little bit of a wait to get a table and when they call you over the loud speaker it does take away from the experience. Seems more like a cafeteria with them calling out parties. Also, they don't have take out silverware?... More

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North Lauderdale, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Just went here tonight! I bought a LivingSocial deal for this place- $25 for $50 worth of food. Had never been here before, and my boyfriend and I used it for our one year anniversary. How special!! It may not look like much from the outside but inside it is gorgeous. Now what I know people were talking about when... More

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Davie, Florida
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

has always beenone of our favorite places, since high school in the fifties, believe itor not, but they outdid themselves with the show we saw recently there. Impersonators of Marilyn Monroe, Mick Jagger, Frankie Valli,and the best prime rib ever. Have had their prime rib several times recently; the best I've ever had. This show is a real deal ,... More

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Nutley, New Jersey
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40 reviews 40 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Two 1 lb whole lobsters for 25 dollars includes Salad and potato was their Tuesday night special......it was spectacular. I had the Caesar salad it was perfection. Others in my party had the house salad they were raving about the house dressing. Lobster cooked to perfection. Restaurant decor is dated felt like I was in the dining room of the... More

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