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Aug 18, 2011 03:23 PM

Pompano Beach FL restaurant suggestions

First visit to Pompano Beach. Looking for a good restaurant for dinner tonight. So far, Gianni and Brooks have been suggested.

We are staying on North Ocean Boulevard and will have to take a cab. Your thoughts would be appreciated.

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    1. re: The Chowfather

      Second the Cafe Maxx reco. It's right on Atlantic Blvd about 3/4 mile East of Ocean Boulevard - near the big Publix shopping center. For a little more casual, Calypso Restaurant would be another excellent option.

      1. re: CFByrne

        Chowfather and CFByrne: we did go to Cafe Maxx and thank you for the suggestion. The foie gras was superb and so was the Caesar Salad. I had the duck and smoked mozarella ravioli. I found it incredibly greasy...did not care for it at all. Husband thoroughly enjoyed his three peppercorn filet. Lovely spot and we enjoyed the evening.

        1. re: TaTee

          Should have gone for the Caviar pie.... I have dreams about that....

      2. re: The Chowfather

        We went last night, and it was great. The highlight was the octopus tartare app - delicious. We also had duck and tuna entrees, also very good. We will be going back for sure.