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Cafe Vico

1125 N Federal Hwy, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-1444
+1 954-565-9681
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
17:30 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1125 N Federal Hwy, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-1444
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Cafe Vico in May "2017" and when we pulled in I was perplexed because it's in a strip mall. But once inside you'll be pleasantly surprised! This is an authentic Italian restaurant that is decorated perfectly. The waiter was excellent and the...More

Thank Joe C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not only is Cafe Vico an incredible Italian restaurant but it is also the best happy hour in town. The Happy Hour is seven days a week from 4:30 to 7pm. The bar which is a part of the restaurant has a calm, enticing and...More

Thank mdvrn77
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Went on a Saturday night with friends before theater. They have really expanded since the last time we were there years ago. An upscale Italian restaurant. you MUST ask the price of the specials. We started with a very good burrata appetizer. I ordered the...More

Thank Rschagrin
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Cafe Vico has a great happy hour. Great variety of appetizers and martinis for half of the price. Chicken picatta is one of my favorites too. Friendly staff, live music is also great. Will definitely be back again.

Thank Jay O
Reviewed 1 May 2017

First time, brought family and couple friends. Always a gamble when you have never been to a restaurant and going strickly on Tripadvisor reviews. We got what we wanted, old school Italian restaurant. Smells, atmosphere, music, they only thing missing was the checkered table cloths....More

Thank fishboy66
Reviewed 30 April 2017

A friend recommended Cafe Vico and we decided to try it. It's a much larger place than it appears from the outside; but once inside it has a kind of "old-world, old time" flavor to it. Very tastefully decorated and has the best men's room...More

Thank Harry G
Reviewed 29 April 2017

If you come here for happy hour you will be pleased! However, if you come here for dinner, the food is just ok. The food is very heavy with oil. Also, the amount of garlic is absurd. Don't get me wrong, I LOVE garlic. However,...More

Thank FoodieRa
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

The food was great. We made special requests and the chef accommodated us and knew exactly what we wanted. My new favorite Italian restaurant in the area!

Thank JackieC55
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Location: In small shopping plaza on RT 1 next to super cuts. You would never notice it unless you are looking for it. Don't be fooled by the Location. food is real good. Nice ambience, was greeted and seated by Marco, nice touch. Food: Had...More

Thank brianp8912
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Our driver recommended this spot for dinner & he was right. It was very good. It was our last night in Lauderdale, so we went all out. Special was on the expensive side, but worth it.

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Best seafood dish
14 August 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from diawoz1 | Reviewed this property |
I don't normally order seafood in an Italian restaurant, but the Sea Bass is quite good.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1125 N Federal Hwy, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-1444
    (Half block north of Sunrise Blvd)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Fort Lauderdale
  • Phone Number: +1 954-565-9681
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