I've been a big fan of Chef Johnny V since his days at The Astor on South Beach and then his awesome sandwich shop on Alton Road. His place on Las Olas is equally as good.
SUMMER DINNER SERIES AT JOHNNY V LAS OLAS, FORT LAUDERDALE
Starting Thursday, June 26 and on the last Thursday of every month through September, the summer dinner series prepared by chef Johnny Vinczencz features a different theme: the first is Barbequlooza – a celebration of American BBQ served family-style ( $35 per person, plus tax and gratuity) with summer cocktails and passed hors d’oeuvres followed by dinner. Future dinners are scheduled for July 31, August 28 and September 25. Seats are limited to 40 attendees and must be reserved in advance. Johnny V is open for lunch Sunday through Friday, 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., and dinner nightly 5:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m., and till midnight on weekends. 625 East Las Olas Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale. (954) 761-7920. www.johnnyvlasolas.com