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H2O Cafe

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$$ - $$$
Central Beach
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101 S Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-1559
+1 954-414-1024
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Boca Raton, Florida
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340 reviews
264 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had breakfast today at H20 Cafe and was taken away by the tremendous view of the Fort Lauderdale Beach, and people walking by. The Breakfast was exceptional , two eggs, bacon and sausage with toast most of us ordered. The choices we had included varieties of Pancakes, Waffles and croissants. One had pancakes with Chocolate chips. The service wad good... More 

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Thank tomkozlowski1 .
Dave D, Owner at H2O Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. We are glad enjoyed your delicious breakfast, the fabulous view and great service at H2O Cafe Please join us again soon, we would love to see you! More 

southampton ma
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for breakfast in our resent stay in Fort Lauderdale. High quality food with great prices. The view are incredible.

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Thank eileenbrev
Dave D, Owner at H2O Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review! We really appreciate you letting us know that you enjoyed delicious food, great service and amazing view. Please join us again next time you're in the neighborhood! :D More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are looking for a great outdoor patio tto soak up South Florida's beautiful rays of sunshine while eating and people watching. This is the place!

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Thank Lisa G
Dave D, Owner at H2O Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for your excellent review! We are so glad that you enjoyed your dining experience on Ft. Lauderdale beach, our relaxing atmosphere, the fabulous people watching, view and delicious food at H2O Cafe. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Cheers! More 

Providence, Rhode Island
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had breakfast at H20 and it was delicious. Good food, fresh ingredients, a beautiful view, AMAZING orange juice and good services.

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Thank BT5683
Dave D, Owner at H2O Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review! We are so glad that you savored the flavors of our delicious menu and that you enjoyed our relaxing atmosphere, amazing view and great service! We look forward to seeing you again soon. Cheers! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice location and you can people watch it's across from the beach, I had the local swordfish with calamari and it was very good, I like the freshness and the sauce was very good

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Thank Nima H
Dave D, Owner at H2O Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review! We are so glad you enjoyed your delicious calamari and fresh swordfish, friendly service, the amazing view and the fun people watching. We look forward to you joining us again soon! :) More 

Eaton, Colorado
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Host was not so friendly, but the wait staff was wonderful! Great breakfast food!! Prices were very reasonable considering location.

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Thank Kelly R
Dave D, Owner at H2O Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review! We are pleased that you enjoyed your breakfast, the great service and excellent view at H2O Cafe. We look forward to seeing you again soon next time you're in the neighborhood. More 

London, United Kingdom
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156 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First visit my meal was awful, some dry roasted chicken with a sweet takeaway type says wall over it. They did not take it off my bill. Yet because the guac was good I came back a second time for it. After waiting long enough to be seated I sat myself. Got raised eyebrow and attitude from staff. Needless to... More 

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Thank PastaSnob
Dave D, Owner at H2O Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We apologize that you did not have a good experience at H2O Cafe. Our chefs cook our homemade fresh food daily using quality ingredients. We would have been glad to bring you another entree choice. Our managers and staff are usually very friendly and accommodation, even when busy. We hope... More 

Tucson
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199 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Water Taxi recommended it so we had to try it, They were right! Right on the beach! Excellent place to enjoy a wonderful glass of wine or beer and DO try the calamari! Very light...Delicious! One of the BEST anywhere! Our waiter was David W. he was great! We also enjoyed a Cobb salad and other things. Fabulous views!... More 

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Thank Maria44Tucson
Dave D, Owner at H2O Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review. We are so glad you stopped by on your visit by the beach. We love to hear that our guests enjoy our seaside cafe, our fresh menu & great service. Thanks also, to our fantastic server David! We look forward to you joining us again next time your in the neighborhood! :D More 

Eugene, Oregon
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate there twice in one day...how weird is that? We were in Ft. L for 2 nights before a cruise. First night we ate at Coconuts, across from our hotel, the Courtyard Marriott, and we liked it a lot. But it wasn't unique enough to review, which I will do for H2O. Our second day we strolled up the... More 

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Thank Warmwinds
Dave D, Owner at H2O Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review! We love our "regulars". We are really glad that you joined us twice that day.And that you enjoyed the delicious prime rib dinner & lobster pasta special, the service & your evening. We look forward to seeing you again next time you visit! More 

Ontario
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69 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly and capable waiter Bob saved this from being 100% terrible. Shrimp and avocado salad - greens were over the hill, lousy vinaigrette, 5 boiled shrimp tasted like out of a bag, tasteless tomato - hey the avocado was the perfect ripeness and the soda water was refreshing.

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Thank troisfleches
Dave D, Owner at H2O Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are glad you received great service by Bob at H2O Cafe that day. Our fresh menu items are worth a second chance & hope you join us again for a much better experience. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 S Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-1559
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Fort Lauderdale>  > Central Beach
  • Neighborhood: Central Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 954-414-1024
Description
A beach side art deco cafe offers Italian influenced cross cultural cuisine. Enjoy breakfast, lunch & dinner in our breezy, romantic atmosphere with breath taking views of the Atlantic Ocean - There are 85 items on our menu to choose from appetizers, soups, salads, sandwiches, pastas, chicken, fish, steak. We also offer a selection of chef created daily specials. Our cafe has a diverse collection of wines from California to Italy as well as a full liquor bar. Come visit our java shop for coffee & espresso, as well as pastries, sandwiches, parfaits & smoothies.

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