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Kitchenetta Trattoria Tipica

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2850 N Federal Hwy, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33306
(954) 567-3333
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5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • Value
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Very good

This is one of the places I like to come to at least once a season. Always well done . You can always expect a good meal here. They make you feel very comfortable

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
new york
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new york
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82 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the places I like to come to at least once a season. Always well done . You can always expect a good meal here. They make you feel very comfortable

Thank philmarro
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a wonderful evening last night at Kitchenetta,. Patrick our server was incredible !! Very real and treated us like family, I definitely will ask for him when i return. It is very hard finding great service in Fort Lauderdale .being a waiter for 32 years i appreciate this . Both Vinny and Maria are the owners and they... More 

Thank floridaseiler
Montreal, Canada
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156 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

Valet parking ONLY ! Small indoor and outside seating. We picked outside. Very casual seating outside. Started with the most delicious caprese salad. The thickest , most delicious buffalo mozzeralla cheese you have ever tasted and is made right there, every day . Very impressed with this wonderful appetizer before our main meal. Thick slices of tomato, with basil. EXCELLENT... More 

Thank SunshineMontreal
Haverford, Pennsylvania
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977 reviews
674 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 557 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

It's my new favorite! We had a perfect dining experience here. We had a nice table on the patio - perfect outdoor dining weather. Maybe a little noisy with busy Federal Highway, but soon forgotten as the patio is like a trip to Italy. Our waitress was friendly and charming, funny, knowledgable and efficient. Small things like cleared dishes and... More 

Thank James S
Lighthouse Point, Florida
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80 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015

Looks more like a diner than an Italian restaurant, but it actually increases its charm. Caring and thoughtful staff truly accented the evening. Good food with a wide range of selection.

Thank Bill H
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015 via mobile

One of the best Italian eateries in America. Fantastic, fresh food. Huge portion and we'll priced, excellent value with great service and modern Italian ambiance. Highly recommended this place, ignore the couple of bad reviews which can only be from jealous competition

Thank Sharkmerman
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015

Food, service and selections are terrific! Noise is unbearable...we stopped trying to talk (party of 6). Really should try to reduce noise.

Thank jonilee
fort lauderdale, United States
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

I have been coming here or a couple of years and don't understand some of the bad reviews (older ones). I do also recognize that some waiters are better then others. All restaurants can have a bad day. But when I want really good Italian food, this is where I come. The sauce is great not to acid not too... More 

Thank Sasha P
Rochester, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015 via mobile

Food and service were phenomenal! I must say that I was taken aback by the look of the restaurant however nothing disappointed. Wish I lived nearby because I would definitely be a regular.

Thank Holbar
New York City, New York
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74 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

I was so excited to try this place.. I ordered the Sunday sauce.. Waiting patiently with my tongue hanging.. Out comes my dish.. I go in for the taste. The pasta was rock hard, not al dente.. Not tasty, not good. It tasted bland and gummy.. I tell the waiter and he calls over the owner who tried to convince... More 

Thank freshpeetza2

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2850 N Federal Hwy, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33306
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Fort Lauderdale
  • Phone Number: (954) 567-3333

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?