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Lulu's Bait Shack

17 S Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, Suite 212, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-1530
+1 954-463-7425
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good41%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cajun sampler” (26 reviews)
“alligator bites” (28 reviews)
“mahi tacos” (19 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17 S Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, Suite 212, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-1530
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A nice "neighborhood kind of bar" place on the beach. Prices and service were great, a comfy kind of place to go.

Thank Vickie45385
Reviewed 5 days ago

Second time we have eaten here and again we weren't disappointed. It's the classic beach bar, but not directly on the beach. Fun place for drinks and pub food. We had the Ahi tuna tacos which were served perfect. Calamari appetizer was cooked perfectly also....More

Thank JimRogers
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took a chance on the bait shack after seeing it was the only place that didn’t have the college party crowd turning it into a club at lunch time. Boy did they deliver. Food was delicious, service was on point, beer was cold, and...More

Thank LukeLane
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Lulu's Bait Shack for a double date on 10/7. The bartender on this night at the bar near the bathrooms could really use some retraining on problem handling and solving. My fiancé asked for a half pina colada half rum runner drink, and...More

Thank elviarias89
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Super fun energetic atmosphere, awesome bartender, good mid-prices Cajun food and lots of fun, tropical cocktails to choose from, most with fun glasses to take home (plus ladies night on Friday and wine specials on Wednesday...because wine not 😉). The dry rub wings and steak...More

1  Thank Shelliu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was here a few times while in Fort Lauderdale on vacation. Found it last year while we were in town. Everything we had was good. I especially like the hot wings. Meaty, crispy and the sauce is excellent. Fish and chips are very good. Philly...More

Thank James S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here to watch a University of GA game while in Ft Lauderdale. The bartender was fantastic - friendly and attentive. Good was about average for "bar food" but was fine. In the evenings the bike gondolas that park just outside are a great way...More

Thank hopefulangel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped at Lulu's for lunch on a Saturday pre-beach outing. Lulu's seemed a good fit to watch the game and take in the surrounding beach views. I ordered the shrimp and lobster tacos and I was very pleased, the tacos were overflowing! While Lulu's...More

1  Thank april k
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this place for its location. Overlooking Fort Lauderdale beach and neighboring other expensive lounge bars and restaurants, Lulu's Bait Shack could've taken advantage of it and raise its prices but didn't. A very home-like place with super nice waiters and fairly priced food...More

Thank Tetyana A
Reviewed 2 September 2017

This place is a great way to get the silly, boozy taste of Ft Lauderdale. The open air restaurant is on the 2nd floor and looks out over the beach. The drinks are fun, fruity, and boozy. (Plus who doesn't want to take home a...More

Thank corriep50
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Chuck Z
20 April 2017|
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Response from Tina M | Reviewed this property |
I believe it's 4-7.
7 August 2016|
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Response from Gary W | Reviewed this property |
Hello! Live music starts at 9pm on Saturday nights.
9 July 2016|
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Response from Vanessa954 | Reviewed this property |
They're menu has changed to add some gluten free items.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 S Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, Suite 212, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-1530
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Fort Lauderdale>  > Central Beach
  • Neighbourhood: Central Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 954-463-7425
Founded on Cajun Cuisine and Mardi Gras morals, Lulu's brings only the best of the bayou to Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. We've made our home right in the sand of Beach Place, surrounded by palm trees and ocean views. Our guests can feel the salty breeze and enjoy their cocktail in a coconut as they order from our New Orleans menu selections and Raw Bar. Relax over the weekend by sipping on one of our Famous Fishbowls or come see us during the week and take advantage of our 4-7pm Happy Hour specials.
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