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The Reef

) #364 of 1,036 Restaurants in Fort Lauderdale ££ - £££ American,
2460 W State Road 84, Red Carpet Inn, Fort Lauderdlale Airport/Cruise Port, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312-4834
+1 954-583-6632
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good38%
  • Average22%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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“salad” (7 reviews)
“onion rings” (3 reviews)
“burger” (9 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar
££ - £££
2460 W State Road 84, Red Carpet Inn, Fort Lauderdlale Airport/Cruise Port, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312-4834
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Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

I've been there twice, for breakfast served by amazing Helen and Nicole, breakfast perfection, massive portions, wow pancakes on the other table, my omelette was heaven and grits to die for. They refill my coffee several times without asking, beautiful service. I came again for...More

Thank Zuzana Z
Reviewed 1 July 2017

I stayed at the Red Capet Inn for 2 nights and had breakfast twice at the Reef. It's a nice little restaurant in the hotel office building. I ate at a high table in the bar area since I was alone and didn't need a...More

Thank MBNY2000
Reviewed 29 June 2017

We also had the dinner for 2 for $22. It included a drink, salad, entree, and two sides. The salad was more than open a bag and dump it out, it had greens! I had the BBQ chicken. It was moist and tasty. The fries...More

Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 26 May 2017

We ordered the 2 for $22 dinner, and were amazed at the quality. The salad was more than iceberg lettuce, it had greens. We had broccoli, which was not smothered in butter but seasoned with spices and cooked perfectly. If we are in the area...More

Thank Linda L
Reviewed 20 May 2017

We ate three meals here two being breakfasts and one being dinner. Breakfast was a hearty portion of bacon, eggs, and pancakes. Dinner was chicken tenders and they were really good. It was served with fries and cole slaw.

Thank ldorsey511
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Good food for the money. Just normal ambiance, service was good. Salads were very large, enough for 2 people. Some bar noise at times.

1  Thank 700frankn
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped in after a disappointing meal next door at the 84. The portions here were large and the prices were fair. The service was good and the staff was pleasant. Thanks!

1  Thank Scott P
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We stayed at the Red Carpet Inn (not recommended,but that's a another review) the night prior to boarding a cruise ship. We were pleasantly surprised by The Reef Sports Bar that is attached to the Red Roof Inn. We did not have a car so...More

1  Thank RoxieMaine1111
Reviewed 18 March 2017

No huge points for decor, but great for food, service, portion size, friendliness, and price. It's worth eating there even if you aren't staying at the motel.

1  Thank JoodyC
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We had a group of 4 that came over from Rodeway Inn because of the wait time at the Marina 84. Our food was very good and so was the service.

1  Thank ThePirate
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Questions & Answers
30 January 2015|
Response from Peggy P | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is attached! It is across from the lobby where you check in at. Very convenient.
30 January 2015|
Response from Joe4808 | Property representative |
Yes, The Reef is attached to the Red Carpet Inn.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$19
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2460 W State Road 84, Red Carpet Inn, Fort Lauderdlale Airport/Cruise Port, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312-4834
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Fort Lauderdale
  • Phone Number: +1 954-583-6632
  • E-mail
The Reef Restaurant near port everglades cruise port. Featuring affordable innovative dishes all made to order including our famous slow roasted Prime Rib with our secret spices and garlic cooked to perfection. We also feature some of the freshest seafood and shrimp caught from our local waters and cooked to your liking. The All-you-can-eat soup and salad bar with fresh selections is available with or without an entree. Our Homemade Desserts are too good to resist! Come for the food, stay for the scene. Dress is casual, kids menu available all in a family environment. The lounge features plenty of sports flare and imported, domestic beers and Liquors. We are serving great tasting frozen daiquiris made fresh. Don't miss Happy Hour in the bar or on the Outdoor patio! We offer free shuttle pick up to the airport. We are centrally located in the heart of Fort Lauderdale off I-95 and I-595 on state rd 84 next to The Red Carpet hotel near port everglades cruise port. Restaurants near Fort Lauderdale beach and near Fort Lauderdale airport. Plenty of parking all centrally located in the heart of Fort Lauderdale Florida.
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