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Bimini Boatyard Bar & Grill - CLOSED

1555 SE 17th St, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-1701
+1 954-525-7400
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Bar, Seafood, Barbecue, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1555 SE 17th St, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-1701
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1 - 10 of 805 reviews

Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

It's right on the water Went for dinner and loved it We tried to go for dinner last week but it was very busy Make sure you make a reservation

Thank Nicolitsa
Reviewed 8 February 2017

We had lunch at the bar. It is a beautiful nautical-themed restaurant which seems to be very popular. My husband and I were very pleased.

Thank Kathy C
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Very nice seafood restaurant, excellent food, great service and reasonable cost. Little on the noisy side.

Thank Colin P
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Here is a restaurant that we found on the website of our hotel prior to a cruise. What a great place. Somewhat expensive, but the four of us had four different meals, all were very good. Wonderful service, cab's were available after dinner. Marina seating,...More

Thank cdnsuper19
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Loved this restaurant. Great experience. Visited during the Boat Show and it was nice to go to a place away from the crowds. Loved the decor Good service and great food

Thank catherine26macdonald
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

We just keep coming back to this place and every time the experience gets better. Do not miss the $20.00 all-you-can-drink mimosa, Bellini or Bloody Mary cocktails. Then seared Octopus and fried Calamari are to die for. Be generous when tipping the service. You will...More

Thank Angelini C
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Went here on Thursaday's which is Ladies Night where drinks are free up until 10pm. Great place to be on the water.

Thank foody12345376
Reviewed 3 August 2016

40 years ago this was the number one hangout. Now its known as the Boatyard. We did all of our socializing inside, they still do, but now they also use the dockside patio lounge with prime intracoastal views. I had the Brussels sprouts which has...More

1  Thank 387indy
Reviewed 14 July 2016

This is an incredible place to visit for dinner if you have time before your flight. The airport is not far, and the food and sights are fantastic!

Thank Rick P
Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

Just awesome place to have dinner, great food great atmosphere, entertainment all around highly recommended while in ft Lauderdale fo an evening of fun n relaxation

Thank l0vnlife69
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1555 SE 17th St, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-1701
  • Public Transportation: Water taxi service available from all major hotels and downtown. Broward County Bus Service Drop off at 17th Street
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Fort Lauderdale
  • Phone Number: +1 954-525-7400
  • E-mail
In September of 1989, Bimini Boatyard Bar & Grill opened its doors in the heart of the Yachting Capital of the World in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. To this day, Bimini Boatyard continues to be Fort Lauderdale's Premier Waterfront Dining Experience, featuring the freshest seafood delivered daily, expertly prepared and infused by our Caribbean Wood-Fired Grill. We have both indoor and outdoor dining, and our waterfront Palm Bar is the perfect place to enjoy an afternoon watching the yachts cruise by. We strive for excellence in all facets of our operation, providing superior customer service and food of distinction in a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere. Our Sunday Brunch is not to be missed, featuring a buffet with over 100 items and a Make-Your-Own Bloody Mary Bar. Bimini Boatyard hosts Fort Lauderdale's finest Happy Hour from 4:00pm -8:00pm EVERYDAY.
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