Fort Lauderdale

February 4, 2013

Breakfast at Bahia Cabana Fort Lauderdale

Bahia Cabana

As quoted from my book, Food Lovers’ Guide to Miami & Fort Lauderdale (Globe Pequot Press $14.95) I stated:

“Bahia Cabana is an archetypal Fort Lauderdale beach bar serving just that: beach bar food, frozen drinks, and ice-cold beers. Located on a boat marina there is much visual activity to entertain you while chowing on your mozzarella sticks and buffalo wings. Open for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and late night meetups, Bahia Cabana makes such earnest claims such as the “World’s Best” and “Fort Lauderdale’s Largest” that it’s hard not to find them somewhat entertainingly endearing. Bahia Cabana is a scene to be experienced.”

Bahia Cabana

Bahia Cabana has a boastful über casual way about itself that makes me smile out loud. It’s housed adjacent to the Fort Lauderdale Beach Days Inn, this alone should give you some indication as to what you’re in for.

Bahia Cabana Sunday Breakfast Special

Twice now in the past month I’ve gone with friends to Bahia Cabana for Sunday Breakfast. If you’re looking for foie gras Benedict with a Champagne chaser it’s not going to happen here. What you will find is the Sunday Breakfast special for $14.95 serving unlimited Bloody Mary’s and Mimosas from 7am-11am. You have your choice of a 3-item omelet, hash browns and toast or Eggs Benedict. I ordered the omelet both times with Bloody Mary’s; my friends did the mimosas and Eggs Benedict. I personally recommend getting the omelet. The Sunday morning bartender makes a fine Bloody Mary; so much so, I usually have to partake in adult naptime halfway through my afternoon. As luck would have it, Freddie waited on us both times, she was efficient, accommodating and friendly. The servers along with the bussers and food expediters all work together as a team; polite and obliging.

Bloody Mary, Bahia Cabana

Competent service, food that does the trick, reasonable prices and complimentary valet parking; no location price gouging going on here. While all this is key, it’s the location that draws people in like lemmings, everything else simply keeps you there. Located smack dab on the intracoastal [marina] at Bahia Mar with unobstructed views of exactly what Sundays in South Florida should look like. If you’re not a drinker then this Sunday Breakfast special is not for you, breakfast items range in price from $3.95 – $12.95 with the majority of the menu items falling into the $4.95-$6.95 price range.

Bahia Cabana

 

Bahia Cabana

And just in case you thought you were not appreciated.

Bahia Cabana

Bahia Cabana 3001 Harbor Dr  Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316 Bahia Cabana Waterfront Restaurant & Patio Bar on Urbanspoon







 
Feed
 

 
South Florida Food and Wine Holiday Gift Guide

South Florida Food and Wine Holiday Gift Guide

The November/December issue of SouthFloridaLifestyleGuide.com is a bit different from our normal editorial magazine; for this holiday issue we’re focusing on all things holiday gift giving and gift ideas. So whether its e...
by SFLFoodandWine Editor
0

 
 
by SFLFoodandWine Editor
0

 
 
Carmel Road Winery

Carmel Road Winery

-SPONSORED- Tweet
by SFLFoodandWine Editor
0

 

 
by SFLFoodandWine Editor
0

 
 
Delray Beach Collaborative Kitchen

The Delray Beach Garlic Fest Collaborative Kitchen Dining Experience

Delray Beach is steadily emerging as a culinary destination for South Florida food enthusiasts. Delray’s long-time restaurants, 32 East, 50 Ocean, Da Da, and Luna Rosa have set a culinary standard over the years for cre...
by SFLFoodandWine Editor
0

 
 
by SFLFoodandWine Editor
0

 

 
vertical-vineyard--wine-image-sz__large

Vanderbilt Reserve Collection

Biltmore Winery is located in Asheville, North Carolina part home to the majestic Blue Ridge Mountains, as they extend through Maryland, Virginia, and South Carolina as well. George Vanderbilt, grandson of famed industria...
by SFLFoodandWine Editor
0

 
 
America's Test Kitchen Grilled Lamb Kofte, photo credit: America's Test Kitchen

Food and Wine Pairing: Grilled Lamb Kofte with Wente Vineyards Sandstone Merlot

Wente Vineyards partnered with America’s Test Kitchen to compile quick, easy, and impressive holiday recipes and wine pairings for holiday entertaining. We’ve given a few of the recipes a whirl here in the South Florida F...
by SFLFoodandWine Editor
0

 



0 Comments


Be the first to comment!


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

CAPTCHA Image

*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>