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Cafe Martorano

3343 E Oakland Park Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308-7216
+1 954-561-2554
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible18%
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“cannoli” (4 reviews)
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3343 E Oakland Park Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308-7216
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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We celebrated our anniversary here on the advice of a foodie friend, and we weren't disappointed! The meatball salad was amazing. Even more amazing was my boyfriend's veal & lobster dish. I could have drank a cup of the gravy. My Italian boyfriend judges Italian...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Visited Fort Lauderdale and went to Cafe Martorano's two times this visit. We sat at the bar and enjoyed drinks and dinner. Also got a photo with Chef Steve! I had the eggplant stack which was so delicious. Even though it is an appetizer, I...More

1  Thank Kathleen R
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We enjoyed a special birthday dinner at Cafe Martorano last week. The food was divine, although a bit pricey, atmosphere was young and hip, service great Altogether a very enjoyable evening. I would recommend the meatball appetizer, which is their signature dish. Everything we ate...More

Thank Cindy G
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We picked this restaurant because a friend recommended it. Bottom line is that this restaurant offers very little value. The selections are limited and they are not willing to accommodate for any dietary restrictions nor something as simple as switching the type of pasta in...More

5  Thank cuartobate63
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Can't say enougj about how much fun I had here. The food was exceptional, the service was awesome and the music was a blast. That said, it may not be everyone's cup of tea. I was there on a saturday, and at 10 PM it's...More

1  Thank Jarrod M
Reviewed 4 May 2017

This was a real treat - one of the best meals I've ever had. And the server advised us that "Steve is in da house" tonight!! He oversees the action from behind the open kitchen bar. Very fun atmosphere. The meatball with salad was amazing!!

Thank Navigate440
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Would I go there again? Probably not. Was the food bad? Not really. Was the service, ambiance good? So-so. I don't know why restaurants don't really keep pushing, like when they first open, to make EVERY MEAL and EVERY DAY count. Went there a few...More

5  Thank 366sammya
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Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

If you like over priced food and arrogant staff and extremely rude manager, then this is your place. There famous meatball was cold and nothing special. Would never go back. I am a business owner and would be out of business if we treated our...More

6  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Called to make a reservation for 7 for appetizers Staff set us at a table, slow to get to us, rude and made us leave once we said we were only having appetizers. We had ordered meatball appetizer at $23 each plus wine at $17...More

3  Thank lisa4505
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Food never fails. Yummy Italian in a fun environment. Have eaten at all their locations over the last 15 years and consistent everywhere. Meatball Salad and shrimp Scampi toast are my favorites! Large portions so enough to share! Good wine list. Always more fun when...More

Thank EinDC65
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 40
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 2:00 am
5:30 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3343 E Oakland Park Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308-7216
    (Oakland Park Blvd and A1A)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Fort Lauderdale
  • Phone Number: +1 954-561-2554
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