Sleep Inn & Suites Ft. Lauderdale International Airport
1500 SE 5th Ave
Dania, FL 33004
Phone: (954) 874-1800
Fax: (954) 874-1818
Bars & Cafes
Since 1956, Jaxson's Ice Cream Parlour and Restaurant has been known as one of the nation's top ice cream parlors. With over 20 ice cream flavors available on a daily basis (not including daily specials), it is a favorite with Floridians looking for a cool treat on a hot summer day. In addition to ice creams, Jaxson's serves up American diner fare, like hamburgers and sandwiches.
In a jai alai game, the ball moves through the air at 180 miles per hour, twice the speed of a fastball in a major league baseball game. Twice the speed equals twice the intensity—add twice the excitement and that adds up to a very entertaining day or night out. You catch the same fun and thrill at the chic Dania Jai-Alai and Simulcast. Opened in 1953, this location brings in more than 500,000 guests a year. On site facilities include simulcast betting, poker tables, a sports bar and a restaurant. Its website offers live broadcasts of matches. So come along and have a ball here! Call ahead to figure out timings.
Creamy ice creams and milkshakes aren't the only favorites at this casual eatery in the heart of the city. Established in 1998, Dairy Belle is one of the few places in Dania Beach where you can enjoy fast food favorites from Canada. The extensive menu choices offer everything from toasted hot dogs and Galvaude to Guedille and sandwiches. The poutine here comes highly recommended and should not be missed. Finish off your meal with the heavenly Hot Panini Ice Cream Sandwich or perhaps a milkshake. Check website for more.
Nestled cozily behind a lush facade of trees on the North Ocean Drive, The Le Tub Saloon occupies the site of a former gas station. A secret among locals in the know, the establishment shot to fame when its burger was voted among the best in the nation by a leading magazine. The crowds have since increased at Le Tub, but the quality of the food and the unpretentious vibe remain. The menu offers a hearty choice of American specialties from barbecue pork and ribs to strip steak and sirloin burger. The seafood gumbo is also a favorite. Don't miss the delectable key lime pie, the only dessert offering on the menu. The wood-dominated interiors are a relaxed affair. The outdoor section, with rich foliage and quirky bric-a-brac strewn around is a favorite among patrons.
Taverna Opa is a casual restaurant that offers a great mix of traditional Greek culture and modern ideas. The friendly ambiance here puts you to ease and the cheerfulness around catches up with you in an instant. Panoramic views of the adjoining North Lake and discreet Greek music played here, further add to the experience. While the food menu is neatly divided into sections like bar food, family-style meal and dinner menu, the drinks list features beer and wine packages. There is more to this place, belly dancing and DJ sessions make for an interesting gig guide. Be it family or friends, you will surely have a good time at Taverna Opa. Other services include valet parking, wheelchair access and catering services. For more details, call ahead.
PRL Euro Cafe is an art cafe with about 140 types of beers from around the world, so whether you want a German beer or a Scottish beer, this is the place for you. The bar is decorated with local artists' works. There are also television sets, so you can watch TV while you enjoy a glass of wine. The bar is fairly small, but the service is good and the prices are reasonable.
Mickey Byrne's Irish Pub & Restaurant is an ideal place to meet with friends and enjoy cold beer. This sports bar equipped with televisions, screens the latest sporting action for its patrons. Here, you can savor typical Irish meals that include Shepherd's Pie and Bangers and Mash. Giveaways,discount coupons and other offers double up the fun. Magic Hat or Guinness, pick your type and cheer up your favorite team along with your buddies.
Established in the early 1990s, Shenanigans Sports Pub has been serving the raucous crowd of Hollywood for more than 20 years. Good food and a casual ambiance has helped this bar remain popular. Broadcasting football and ice hockey matches on their huge screens, this is a great place where fans can gather and cheer their teams. Some nights local bands take the stage and fill the room with music. Choose from the list of daily specials for some great deals. Your visit to Shenanigans Sports Pub is sure to be a memorable one.
Rivals Waterfront Sports Grille located in the luxurious Westin Diplomat Resort & Spa, welcomes you to its relaxed ambiance. Patrons love visiting Rivals Waterfront Sports Grille for its amicable atmosphere where you can unwind while sipping on some of the delicious drinks on offer. Sit back and gorge on some burgers, hot dogs and more among the pub dishes on the menu. Pair your meal with a beer from their list of sixteen or a cocktail among many others. Watch a game at the bar area or organize a private dinner at one of their sections designated for such affairs.
With a decor that's both elegant and opulent, MI-VI is a prime destination for upscale nightlife. Six bars make getting a drink painless, and there are VIP areas for those who want a more intimate environment. Crowds come here to see celebrity hosts and DJs. The space is also available for private and corporate events.
Entering The Field Irish Pub and Eatery transports you directly to Ireland. The pub's farmhouse-like interior includes a chimney stack and fireplace that exude a rustic country charm. Although this place is known for offering the finest Guinness in the state, they also cater to non-beer drinkers with a well-stocked bar and popular favorites from American cuisine. Live acts and themed nights get the party started.
Tucked away near the Kreepy Tiki Tattoo parlor, Kreepy Tiki Lounge is a local gem that is a bit off-the-tourist route. Their Polynesian decor with wooden accents, tribal artifacts, totem poles, hula girl posters and retro lights give a tropical ambiance. This unusual tiki bar is also a popular live music spot and hosts regular DJ nights as well. Enjoy your specialty cocktails while grooving to the music at this fun place.