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111 S Surf Rd, Hallandale Beach, FL 33009-2796
+1 954-271-3222
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
111 S Surf Rd, Hallandale Beach, FL 33009-2796
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I'm not sure what the reviews about poor service are about because my husband and I were treated like gods. Between our server and the floor host that evening we felt like we were in the home of a very gracious and dear friend. The...More

Thank Anna S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant has a great terrace near the beach, cocktails are great and there is a good happy hour special. Robata ans sushi all top notch.

Thank carlosdieppa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Etaru is located right on the beach and because it is located on the 2nd floor the view from the terrace is fantastic. Japanese cuisine with a twist and prices are ok-ish (not too expensive). Poke bowls are really good and well prepared. Edamame beans...More

Thank Jacco B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited Etaru with two others during a Tuesday at 2pm for lunch. It was quite slow and we found an outside table under a fan with an incredible ocean breeze to cool us after our rather warm walk over. Our server helped us navigate...More

Thank Katy M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This review is for the beach bar and grill next to the main restaurant. Do yourself a favor and order the Japanese Eggs Benedict it’s so good the right combo of savory and a touch of sweetness from that Asian waffle on the bottom. I...More

Thank DramaQueen24
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Depending on your mood, there are several ways to enjoy this restaurant: as a bar, for a formal meal, or enjoying a collection of innovative small plates. I highly recommend the yellowtail tartar, spicy beef/shishito skewers, fried eggplant, and beef short ribs. The Sushi was...More

Thank Daniel L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great restaurant. The food was amazing. The service was incredible and the ocean view was spectacular. If you love Japanese food and are in the area, I’d highly recommend it.

Thank Tom S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant is just amazing ... we could not be happier. The best sushi, dumplings and soup all-you-can-eat buffet you can imagine. You get to select your main course from the menu which is amazing - I had the tempura shrimp, my husband had the...More

Thank DULIN1515
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Rose all day all day Whiskey 🥃 bar , cigars hand rolled for Dads Best view during dining in Florida, a must see Food is incredible... location was busy and that did cause slower service.

Thank Joseph M K
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

OUTSTANDING!!!! THE BEST JAPANESE RESTAURANT EVER! Ask for Paul, the waiter, more like a food specialist, he is amazing. A great person, cultured, passionate, very gifted in his art. Besides the amazing service, the food is phenomenal, and the place is dreamy! Highly recommend this...More

Thank Aa R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Brunch, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 S Surf Rd, Hallandale Beach, FL 33009-2796
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Hallandale Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 954-271-3222
  • E-mail
Restaurant. Bar. Beach club. Contemporary Japanese robatayaki inspired by Japan's northern coastal fishermen and their on-boat charcoal-grilled fish, shared with one another via outstretched oars.
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