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“Casual meal, excellent service, average food”

Racks Downtown Eatery + Tavern
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Ranked #137 of 843 Restaurants in Boca Raton
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $30 - $30
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Bar scene
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Federal Hwy @ NE 2nd St, one block North of Palmetto in Mizner Park
Description: Happy Hour: Daily (4-7) 50% off all liquor & wines by the glass, all draft beers $4 at the bar and happy hour food menu. Wine Down Monday's: (open-close) 50% off all bottles of wine & champagne. Tuesday's Double Points for all GR Loyalty Members open - close Wednesday's Martini Madness $10 open - close Thursday's Happy Hour open - 7pm + LADIES NIGHT! RACKS takes the great American restaurant into the 21st century. Fresh, approachable, American food, in a contemporary, over-the-top, out-of-this-world setting. Beginning with a synergistic bar, and adding top-notch five-star service on the floor, RACKS leaves no stone unturned. Freshness abounds everywhere at RACKS, from locally grown produce, to the sustainable seafood in the kitchen.
Reviewed April 10, 2013 via mobile

I enjoyed dining at Racks. The food was average fare-- nothing stood out. However, the service made up for it, and the ambience was lovely. I would return and give them another shot.

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Reviewed April 6, 2013

We stopped for lunch and ordered:

Ahi Tuna Tacos- 4 filled to the brim with a jalapeño on top. Delicious and wrapped in a crispy potato chip!
Deviled eggs- creamy and sky high! Yummy too! 4 to an order
Heirloom Tomato Salad- Arugula with a light drizzle of olive oil and balsamic. Fresh and sweet
Hamburger and Fries-Certainly The Best we've had in a long while!! Half a pound of tasty backyard burger! And seasoned fries thin cut!! double yum !
( This Gives Shake Shack a run for their money !)
Dessert menu was delicious! Banana Bread Pudding, Apple crisp, Pecan pie With Ice Cream, and several others that sounded too good to be true! So we opted for 3 scoops of Bluebell Vanilla Bean Ice Cream and whip cream with crispy pecans rolled in brown sugar and butter!! So good! Craving it even as I write this!

Service was good a little slow but server was well versed in the menu. Prices were on the high side but artisan and creative.

We have been to the Rack's in Delray and love the atmosphere and fresh fish!

Both get 6 STARS in my book!!!

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Thank Tripp333
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Reviewed March 27, 2013 via mobile

our way waiter Donovan was 1 of the best waiter I've ever had. the trout almandine he recommended was absolutely amazing. the desert pictured it's some kind of s`more that they have created. and it is extremely good. would definitely go back to try other dishes.

Ps. Your Mobile App Acts Up A Lot When I Type (SeeHowEveryWordIsCapitalized,AndNoSpace,IAmNotTheOneDoingIt,ItsYourApp)

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Reviewed February 24, 2013

We had a great night, with a wonderful waiter, and divine ambiance. However, I had a hamburger with fries ($17.00) while my husband had a meatloaf dinner for $19.00. That discrepancy seemed out of line. Coffee was 3.50, and a crabcake special with cole slaw and fries was $34.00. We sat outside on a balmy night, and the people watching is wonderful, but it seems that the owners are full of themselves to charge such outrageous prices for good food, but nothing unusual. The Dubliner across the street in Mizner, is also good, with prices more in line.
Because of this, they lost one point in their rating.

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Thank shirleygFoxboro_Ma
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Reviewed February 14, 2013

Great food. There's a bar for just drinks and snacks. We shared sea bass and it was delicious. The chef divided it in the kitchen and the presentation was lovely. Truly enjoyed the salad and the key lime pie. While the restaurant was a little noisy, the food and service was terrific.

Thank Frada B
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