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625 E Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301-2234
+1 954-761-7920
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Ranked #19 of 1,134 Restaurants in Fort Lauderdale
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $50
Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisines: American, Caribbean, Contemporary
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Good for: Bar scene, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: 8th street
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Summerland Key, Florida
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63 reviews 63 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

TRY IT! Told we have to do 50 characters. Convenient . Great food. Fabulous bar (not our schtik) What else is ther to say? Oh, across from the hotel I used to like on Los Olas.

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Melbourne Beach, Fl
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

I left south Fla in 1982 and have always said that what I missed the most were the restaurants. Johnny V right across from the Riverside Hotel (stay there) is a restaurant that does everything right. The food was imaginative and delicious the server(Greg) professional and attentive with the perfect mix of a true pro. The chef is an artist... More 

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Rossford, Ohio
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46 reviews 46 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

What a trendy place on a happening street, perfect location perfect menu perfect scene!! Lounge is fun and lively!! Cheese tray outstanding over 80 cheeses to select from. Bartender is professional diligent and has strong customer service skills - Very Impressive!!!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Service was excellent. For the average dish price of $33, the food was also average. Nothing really stood out that was unique. The menu had great options of seafood and meat, but the food I felt was overloaded with too much sauces and seasoning where there was flavor disparity Great bar and ambiance though.

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United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We had a good meal here. Shared the started which was tuna tartare with an extremely hot wasabi mustard, very good. We each chose fish, I had Maui Maui and my husband had shark, which he said was delicious and not dry. We had a great waiter who we spoke to at length about our travels and his.mit was a... More 

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Warren, Ohio
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76 reviews 76 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

This fabulous spot on Las Olas has a separate cheese menu that is a perfect way to start (or end) the meal. Selecting 3 or more is served with delicious crustini's, marinated grapes and olives and a spread that is absolutely delicious. Such a unique appetizer that everyone can enjoy. The wait staff is knowledgeable to help with the extensive... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We made reservations to eat here and arrived a little early. Not an issue, we were seated right away. The drinks were yummy and the food was amazing, I loved the presentation! It was such a nice surprise to see this artfully displayed meal. Great location on Las Olas, walk up and down the street and work off your meal.

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Boulder, CO
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58 reviews 58 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

We reserved in advance although arriving early. Good seating, good welcome, good menu, great food preparation. Service started out excellent, but ended poorly. Too bad. Service so slow we skipped desert.

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Brussels, Belgium
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352 reviews 352 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
179 helpful votes 179 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015 via mobile

We are coming each year in this restaurant with the same equal pleasure BUT THIS TIME.... - Quality of food: starter perfect ( but not so difficult to cook I think) , the entree....fish: good in summary ( presentation, global flavour) but really too overcooked( here is normally the real talent of a chef). For my friend it was the... More 

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Fort Lauderdale
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Amazing service and they know the menu, and even what wines to recommend without hesitation they were a perfect match! It was like dining at a fine New York eatery than sitting outside on a perfect Florida night! We had a selection of starters and what I especially like is that they are not huge portions yet substantial enough. Try... More 

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Additional Information about Johnny V

Address: 625 E Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301-2234
Phone Number: +1 954-761-7920
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Fort Lauderdale
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm  11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm  11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm  11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm  11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm  11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:30 am - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 20 - 50
Cuisine: American, Caribbean, Contemporary

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