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Tropical Acres Restaurant

2500 Griffin Rd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312-5921
+1 954-989-2500
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“prime rib” (86 reviews)
“steak” (291 reviews)
“salad” (95 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, American, Steakhouse, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
2500 Griffin Rd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312-5921
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1 - 10 of 847 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

we took some friends from Sunrise who had never been to Tropical Acres, yeah i couldn't believe it either, lol. The food as always was exceptional, they do the best lamb chops in town. The steaks were amazing as was desert. the service was a...More

Thank Scubaman628
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 21 July 2018

We were taken to Tropical Acres when we were young by my parents. The family owned restaurant opened in 1949 and has been great ever since. I ordered the classic Surf and Turf and it was perfectly prepared! Their home made salad dressings were delicious,...More

Thank Karen V
Michael G, Owner at Tropical Acres Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2018

Karen, thanks for joining us over the years! We're delighted you enjoy everything from our homemade salad dressings to our surf and turf. We hope to see you again soon! Thank you, Michael, Manager

Reviewed 2 days ago

We were staying at the Residence Inn and our driver recommend this restaurant. We were not disappointed. We had the Brochette Filet which is served in the kabob style and it was very good. Friendly staff and reasonable prices.

Thank Lee K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just a quick note to let Jack and team know they are consistently the best restaurant in south florida for steaks and seafood.it is always hot served to your desired temperature and served qith a smile. While the crowd tends to be older the young...More

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Michael G, Owner at Tropical Acres Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for your kind words. We're thrilled you enjoy our steaks, seafood, and live piano. Looking forward to the next time we get to welcome you back! Best Regards, Michael, Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dang I can't believe it's taken me so long to go back to Tropical Acres - what a treat! Like stepping into a time machine that transports you to an era when quality, comfort and value meant something, this visit was perfect. Met up with...More

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

Thanks for visiting us again. We're happy you enjoyed your Cowboy bone-in rib eye along with Daniella's service. We appreciate you sharing your experience here on Trip Advisor. Hoping to see you back soon. Best Regards, Michael, Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was not our first time at this restaurant. All the other times have been really good experiences. Last night, however, was not a great experience. We did not have reservations but we were seated after about 25 minutes which wasn't too bad considering they...More

Thank heidib920
Michael G, Owner at Tropical Acres Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So sorry for the long wait during your last visit. We appreciate your feedback and your review, and we certainly would like to look into this further. Please email us so that if you decide to join us again, we can ensure you have a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family went to Frank Sinatra show at Tropical Acres on Friday 8/24, the show was terrific, Frankie played to a packed house. The food was very good with so many choices on Buffet, and dessert was served with coffee. The bartender Christie who was...More

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

It's wonderful you enjoyed the show along with our food and Christie's martini. Thanks for taking the time to share your experience. Hope to see you back soon! Best Regards, Michael, Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At the beginning of the month we had an early morning flight out of FLL, so we decided to drive over from the other coast the day before, specifically so we could try Tropical Acres. It did not disappoint!!!! Since it was a Tuesday, we...More

Thank Runnergrl50
Michael G, Owner at Tropical Acres Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for joining us! It's great you got to take advantage of our half price wine night special on Tuesday. Looking forward to the next time you make it our way! Best Regards, Michael, Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my went to dinner to celebrate our anniversary. We were very impressed with the food. I got the italian seafood pasta which was shrimp fresh fish scallops and mussles in a light butter sauce. My wife got the prime rib and it was...More

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

Nicholas, thank you for celebrating your anniversary with us. We're delighted you enjoyed the pasta and your wife liked her prime rib. Also, we appreciate you taking the time to recommend us here on Trip Advisor. We hope to have the pleasure of serving you...More

Reviewed 14 August 2018

We dined with another couple at Tropical Acres in Dania Beach, FL last Friday night. We did not have a long wait and were seated in a friendly manner. Their piano player provided music during our visit and he was very good. The menu is...More

Thank Ed F
Michael G, Owner at Tropical Acres Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Ed, thank you for joining us for dinner. We're delighted you and your friends enjoyed our steak. It's also wonderful to hear you thought the live piano was a nice touch. We hope to welcome you back 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
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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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