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Elbo Room

Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL
+1 954-463-4615
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“dive bar” (32 reviews)
“spring break” (12 reviews)
“great dive” (4 reviews)
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Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL
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Reviewed 1 February 2018

Then the heat is up at the Ft Laddee Daa beach front, and the music is loud, it's like being 19 all over again. Think dive (biker style) bar with live music, bikinis, drunk people puking, bouncers, beer bongs... you get the picture.. down and...More

Thank Bruce_Baumbush
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Great dive bar right across from the beach had ice cold beer and live entertainment in the middle of the day on a Tuesday ...loved it ! Bring your hand sanitizer for the bathroom lol

Thank Stacey S
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

Make sure you have CASH ONLY for the Elbo, but its a fun place that has been in FLL forever. You can tell that by the dust on the dollar bills on the ceiling of the bar. Its a great little place for locals and...More

Thank Liz B
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Bar can get loud and sometime a little out of control. But a fun place to listen to live bands and good place to meet people.

Thank Z2715GSjohno
Reviewed 21 January 2018

I really like this bar a lot! I do not recommend going early. This is the bar that is great once you have already had drinks in you. The live music the vibe its amazing! This is an historic bar for Fort Lauderdale and a...More

Thank Sheryl L
Reviewed 18 January 2018

This is your typical dive bar, but the beer is cold, they have bands, and it is a popular destination of the evening bar crowd.

Thank Donald P
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

This is a great place to visit as a tourist as right on the beach front with great live music playing even on a Monday afternoon. The staff were very friendly .... great place to relax and watch the world go by so would highly...More

Thank Julie C
Reviewed 21 November 2017

This is always my first stop in Fort Lauderdale when I arrive. It is a dive bar for sure but I always have fun! The bartenders are friendly, drinks are strong, and the entertainment is great.

Thank Jeri Anne G
Reviewed 21 November 2017

This is a beach bar with live music and locals... On our visit we met Mickey Clean, a musician from the 80's who drew our picture with crayons and just handed to us... fun memory

Thank gbbirdie
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Elbow room is probably the most famous bar in Fort Lauderdale. Its been around since the 1960s. Located at the Corner Las Olas and A1A you can’t beat the scene. Busy and Lively featuring live music every night. It historic and if your looking for...More

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7 March 2016|
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Response from CulinaryExplorer50 | Reviewed this property |
21 is the legal drinking age in Florida. This bar is on the corner and very small so alot of people stand outside, where you can still hear the music. So if you were 20, you could still hang out, just not drink. This is a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Fort Lauderdale
  • Phone Number: +1 954-463-4615
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