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J. Alexander's

) #86 of 1,039 Restaurants in Fort Lauderdale ₹₹ - ₹₹₹, American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
2415 N Federal Hwy, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33305-2540
+1 954-563-9077
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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2415 N Federal Hwy, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33305-2540
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Reviews (333)
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I have been coming to this restaurant from the day they opened 17+ years ago. Tonight we came in after about 3 or 4 months. We had a New York Strip($36) and Steak Maui ($35). Both steaks were slightly overdone, very tough and the service...More

Thank Al C
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited here for Mother's day. We all enjoyed our food, but what we found most impressive was the great service. Everyone was super friendly and attentive. Refills were brought before we were half way done with our sodas. We loved the fire grilled artichoke...More

Thank havesuitcase153
Reviewed 1 week ago

J Alexander's has a very chic decor, the staff is very good as is the menu. Susan and I both had a great filet steak dinner. I want to mention the honey lime vinaigrette dressing on my salad, it was the best.

Thank 387indy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Omg, the ribs are too die for, the mash potatoes are divine, the Pasta soup with Chicken..so wish i had it now. I am not a big eater and i ate all the food literally... ,

Thank Dionne D
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We go there every Wednesday for the past 20 years Samantha came onboard probably a year ago her and the girls behind the bar treat us very special like family we always have a good time there and meet amazing people

Thank prozacdiver
Reviewed 5 April 2017

If you happen to be in the Fort Lauderdale area and are looking for a great steak dinner, look no further than J Alexander's. Impeccable service, great atmosphere, and reasonably priced for a nice steak house, J Alexander's offered delicious steaks, salads, and appetizers. Delicious...More

Thank Carlajo620
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Went to this restaurant for the first time recently. The food was o.k., we both ordered salads with chicken. While the salads were good sized, nothing else accompanied the meal, not even a basket of bread. Everything but pasta or potato to accompany an entre...More

Thank MassLass
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Had a very good dinner at J. Alexanders, Service was quick and timely, servers are very polite and efficient, Food is always very good and exactly what you ordered, You definitely get what you pay for, at J. Alexanders, nice atmosphere, good service and very...More

Thank dmg127
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Went in not expecting anything special, and were happy to admit that we were mistaken. Very,very large dining room yet still manages to feel cozy. Expansive menu with interesting selections and large portions - enough to leave with leftovers for another meal. We were all...More

Thank pelevensees
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Family from Delray Beach, Miami Shores, Richmond, VA and Canton, OH all got together for dinner in Ft Lauderdale at this restaurant for the first time. Seven of us were quickly seated for a 6 pm reservation. The restaurant was quite full for a Sunday...More

Thank Joseph S
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
is this the former Houston's location?
13 April 2017|
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Response from David M | Reviewed this property |
Yes...and just as good.probably same people just a change of name.
Do they have s Sunday brunch
6 September 2015|
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Response from NorlandViking | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2415 N Federal Hwy, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33305-2540
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Fort Lauderdale
  • Phone Number: +1 954-563-9077
  • E-mail