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Southport Raw Bar & Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Bimini Bread
Hot Lips (stuffed jalapenos with cream cheese)
Conch Fritters
Mozzarella Sticks
Baked Stuffed Clams (6) per order
Oysters Southport (6) per order (Contains Pernod)
Garlic, Parmesan & Jalapeno Oysters (6) per order
Smoked Fish Dip
Add carrots and celery
Buffalo Style Chicken Wings (order of 10; Mild, Medium or Hot)
*Market Price
Conch Chowder
New England Clam Chowder
Homemade Chili
Conch Salad (Gazpacho Style)
*Soup of the Day
Quart of Conch Chowder (to go)
Quart of New England Clam Chowder (to go)
Quart Homemade Chili (to go)
Quart Conch Salad (to go)
Small Salad
*Market Price
*Raw or Steamed Clams, Half Dozen or Dozen
*Raw Oysters. Half Dozen or Dozen
*Raw Seafood Combo- 4 Clams, 4 Oysters, 4 Spiced Shrimp
1lb Dungeness Crab w/ Corn
Half Pound Old Bay Shrimp, peel and eat
Spiced Shrimp Cocktail, peeled and deveined
Fried Clam Strip Basket- ala carte
Fried Shrimp Basket- ala carte
Fried Scallops Basket- ala carte
Fried Seafood Basket, shrimp, clams, scallops- ala carte
Dolphin- broiled, grilled or blackened
Served with choice of rice, fries or vegetable
Dolphin- broiled, grilled or blackened on kaiser roll
Served with lettuce and tomato
Dolphin Tacos- fried, grilled or blackened
Mussels- marinara or garlic wine butter sauce
Served with garlic bread
Beer Battered Fish and Chips with cole slaw
Fried Catfish with fries and cole slaw
Fried Fish Fillet Sandwich on kaiser roll
Served with lettuce and tomato
Boneless Fried Chicken
Served with fries and cole slaw
Breast of Chicken, grilled or blackened
Served with choice of rice, fries or vegetable
Chicken Sandwich, grilled or blackened on a Kaiser roll
Served with lettuce and tomato. Choice of BBQ or duck sauce
Turkey Club
Hot Dog
Chili Dog, with cheese and onions
Kraut Dog
Corned Beef, Boars Head
Tuna Salad
with cheese $8.50
3 Mini Burgers with fries and grilled onions
Made with Boar's Head Meats, Lettuce, Tomato, Onion, Dressing With choice of cheese
Cold Cut, Ham, Salami, Cheese
Italian, Ham, Salami, Provolone
Philly Chicken, Cheese, Onions and Peppers
Philly Steak, Peppers and Onions
Philly Cheese Steak
Chicken Parm Hoagie
Fried Catfish Hoagie
Roast Pork Hoagie, On garlic bread with duck sauce
Beer Battered Onion Rings
Garlic Bread
Corn on the Cob
Potato Chips
Cole Slaw
Banana Caramel Cheesecake Pastry
Florida Key Lime Pie
Vanilla Ice Cream Cup
Fort Lauderdale's premier Raw Bar. Been in business for 50 years a Locals favorite. With Patio Dining over looking the waterway, live music 7 days a week. Children friendly and pet friendly. Come by Car or Boat, a Fort Lauderdale tradition.
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a dozen grilled oysters upon a local’s advice and did not disappoint. Had clam chowder, husband fish and chips, and cousin had clam strips with salad. Great view to watch boaters park and dine. Fun atmosphere with live music. Our dog came too:) My...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank barbararF4506GG
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s been awhile since the last time I visited this restaurant but their chicken wings are still the best in town. Their raw clams are also good too. Highly recommended!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank panneem
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Conch fritters, conch salad, and conch chowder. Do we need to say more? We prefer eating outside and watch the waterway as we chow down

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Barry C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We can’t say enough good things about this local - tourist haunt. The clam chowder is superb! The fried seafood basket with excellent tartar sauce and clear-your-sinuses cocktail sauce is perfection Leave room for the homemade key lime pie - ideal ending to a great...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank WillTravel4Foodie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have been going to Southport Raw Bar for many years on our regular winter trips to Fort Lauderdale. It's been our tradition, and we'll be there again in a couple of days. Can't wait. This ain't your local Red Lobster. Not a fancy place; not...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Douglas W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

ALWAYS GOOD. I ENJOY THE "BAY SHRIMP" AND ALL THEIR SPECIALTIES. Best thing is to sit outside on the end of the canal and have a drink and appetizers shrimp and oysters and whatever else they have on a particular evening.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Marshall I
BUDDYNOI, Owner at Southport Raw Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you! Sitting outside and enjoying the view is one of life's simple pleasures add some Shrimp and Perfect. Buddy & The Raw Bar Gang

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I try to eat in this restaurant at least once every time I am heading out on a cruise, and have convinced many a guest at my hotel to go there as well. Fun little spot with great seafood and good service. The mussels were...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Karen M
BUDDYNOI, Owner at Southport Raw Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the kind words and we look forward to your next visit. Buddy & The Raw Bar Gang

Reviewed January 14, 2019

Found this restaurant on a two night stay while waiting to get our cruise. Within walking distance of the Embassy Suites Hotel. Great food. Patio was booked solid but we found two seats at the bar. Food was excellent. My husband had the half conch/half...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Munaii F
Reviewed January 12, 2019

i like this for lunch for great cheeseburgers,, good soups and the hot peel and eat shrimp with an old bay sauce. they have a bar and both indoor and outdoor dining

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank barrylight2017
Reviewed January 12, 2019 via mobile

Stopped by for lunch on a boat trip, highly recommend, great burgers and seafood! Also, any appetizer that you like, they are excellent!

Date of visit: January 2019
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Paul A
July 19, 2018|
Response from Buddy S | Property representative |
Thank you for your honesty, I am currently out of the country with the family. I have instructed my managers to get to the bottom of this as it will not be tolerated. This is a rule in all restaurants not to have a hostile... More
Bonnie H
July 16, 2018|
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Response from GEORGE F | Reviewed this property |
I suggest that you contact the restaurant at 954-525-2526
July 7, 2018|
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Response from Buddy S | Property representative |
The answer is 1am on Friday and Saturdays. The Bar closes at 2am The Kitchen always closes 1 hour prior to the whole restaurant
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