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Tropical Acres Restaurant

2500 Griffin Rd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312-5921
+1 954-989-2500
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“prime rib” (86 reviews)
“steak” (290 reviews)
“salad” (95 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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2500 Griffin Rd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312-5921
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1 - 10 of 830 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My family stopped by here after a long flight visiting at Ft. Lauderdale. Local has a great reviews but the true from my family member ordered. My steak was burned, dried, just a plain no good steak. I eat steak around the countries as well...More

Thank the B
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We just celebrated my Mother's special birthday....It was simply fabulous! We had appetizers and drinks....They had a nice wine selection and excellent specials. Go early and have a drink at the bar...So MUCH FUN! We always ask for Les...our favorite server. For Dinner.....we all had...More

1  Thank david b
Michael G, Owner at Tropical Acres Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thanks for celebrating your mom's special day with us, David! It's terrific to hear everything went well and the whole group enjoyed a delicious steak dinner -- complete with dessert. It was wonderful to have you all join us, and we look forward to the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here on a date- a true dining experience. The atmosphere is great as well as the service. The food is delicious. What's not to like?

Thank Maria J
Michael G, Owner at Tropical Acres Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Maria, we're delighted you enjoyed your dining experience here! It's fantastic you were pleased with our atmosphere, food, and service. We hope to welcome you back soon for another meal! Thank you, Michael, Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tropical Acres has great food in a warm friendly space. There is a piano player which helps create a smooth atmosphere. The restaurant burned down a few years ago and the renovation really came out great. The food is always top notch but it’s the...More

1  Thank GatorBearBob
Michael G, Owner at Tropical Acres Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It's wonderful that you enjoy your meals with us so much. We're glad you think the live piano is a nice touch! We look forward to welcoming you back. Thank you, Michael, Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Its rare today to find a family business that ticks all the boxes. This long time Ft Lauderdale steak house family run always exceeds expectation . Crowd may be a bit grey but food and service blows away the chains . Jackson was a wonderful...More

Thank goalienyr0
Michael G, Owner at Tropical Acres Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're glad you enjoyed our steak, lamb chops, and chicken Francese! Also, it's great you had such a wonderful service experience -- we'll be sure to let Jackson know how much you appreciated him. Hope to see you back soon! Best regards, Michael, Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for the first time for Father’s Day with the whole family. Service was excellent for our party of 25. We had such a good time, we couldn’t wait to come back. Today, we came back for happy hour. Tommy and Pasha made...More

Thank KTorres1213
Michael G, Owner at Tropical Acres Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

So glad you enjoyed both your visits to our place. We're delighted your Father's Day celebration here was a good time for the whole family. I will be sure to pass along your kind remarks to Pasha and Tommy. We look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My son and his family flew in from Las Vegas. We came for dinner at Tropical Acres and we were greeted very warmly. We had a table by the pianist and we were pleasantly entertained during dinner. My daughter-in-law and I had surf and turf,...More

Thank Eddie3141
Michael G, Owner at Tropical Acres Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're delighted your family enjoyed dinner at our place. It's great you thought the live piano was a nice addition to our atmosphere. Hoping to welcome you back for more surf and turf! Best regards, Michael, Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Definitely make reservations, especially on weekends. We arrived a bit early and got cocktails in the bar, which reminded me of a pub in the UK. As it's buzzing, the staff is moving quickly and may be a little brusque. But they are very friendly...More

Thank kcoombs1209
Michael G, Owner at Tropical Acres Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We're happy your family enjoyed our escargot, French onion soup, and more! Thanks for your detailed review letting our future guests know what to expect. We hope to welcome you back soon. Best regards, Michael, Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Oh my, This was my 2nd time here in the last few years and it did not disappoint. I had double lobster, that were huge! Wedge salad too. Old school decor, taking you back to the good old days. Not like the chain steak houses,...More

Thank Norma F
Michael G, Owner at Tropical Acres Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Norma, thanks for visiting us again. We're so glad you enjoyed our service and generous portions. We hope to welcome you back soon for another meal. Best regards, Michael, Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love this place. Great food, service, and atmosphere. There is a reason this restaurant has been open for 60 years.

Thank J3813YSshannonb
Michael G, Owner at Tropical Acres Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We're delighted you're a fan of our food, service, and atmosphere. Thanks for taking the time to leave your review. We hope to welcome you back for another meal soon. Best Regards, Michael, Manager

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pearls43
11 June 2018|
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Response from Michael G | Property representative |
We are open Monday thru Saturday. We are closed on Sundays from July thru November.
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mannymouse
30 January 2017|
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Response from Dennis P | Reviewed this property |
Call the restaurant to inquire
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Boston319
7 December 2016|
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Response from Michael G | Property representative |
We do accept Reservations but we are closed on Christmas Eve. We are open on Christmas day. Thank you for inquiring.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$17 - US$36
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Monday
16:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:30 - 22:00
Thursday
16:30 - 22:00
Friday
16:30 - 22:00
Saturday
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2500 Griffin Rd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312-5921
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Fort Lauderdale
  • Phone Number: +1 954-989-2500
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Description
South Florida's oldest and finest Steakhouse, featuring superior cuts of Prime Rib, Filet Mignon, Maine Lobster, fresh fish, New York Strip and other fine seafood and Italian entrees. Tropical Acres is also open for private banquets, wedding receptions and company events or you can join us for cocktails in our intimate lounge or for Happy Hour.
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