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Il Mercato Cafe & Wine Shop

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Italian, Contemporary
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1454 E Hallandale Beach Blvd, Hallandale Beach, FL 33009-4617
+1 954-457-3700
Today
17:00 - 22:30
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Hours:
Sun 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Miami
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Hidden next to the Publix is great Italian restaurant. Every dish we tried there was delicious. If you are eggplant adict as myself, don't miss there eggplant casserole. Calamari is great for an appetizer. They have 1/2 portion for almost every entree for people who are wathching there waistline:-) We always bring our guests from the North and everybody likes... More 

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North Miami Beach, Florida
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30 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Love that they have two sizes for every entree. I usually leave half my meal and here I am able to eat a great meal without needing either to share or take home

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USA
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was one of the best dinners in Hallandale area. They have outdoor sitting, which is a big plus. The food was a cut above what you would expect from the dishes with the same names in other restaurants. Most entrees come as a large or a small plate. The four of us ordered different entrees, and all four were... More 

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Desenzano Del Garda, Italy
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I tried some different dishies. The pasta, any kind, it seams to be made in Italy. I also loved the NY steak with coffè and chocolate. My favorite dessert was hot apple strudel with ice cream.... Gnammy

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Ft lauder
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Went to this Restaurant for the first time. Service was very good. Food was average. Ordered Egg Plant Parmigan no Spaghetti. Portion was very small. They have outside seating which was very nice.

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Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Service, food and environment...all very good. Cozy place. I will come back. I had the parpadelle with mushrooms

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Miami, Florida
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Small, Cozy, restaurant with amazing service and an outstanding menu. Everything that I have ordered is incredible. Appetizers: Grilled Artichokes, Calamari, Truffle Fries. Main: They had a special of Ahi Tuna with pineapple salsa that was the best tuna I have ever had... Lasagna Bolognese is incredible, eggplant parm is delicious! Gnocci with Short Rib is my favorite... and the... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Dinner with friends , 1 page menu we try almost half of it and All was great quality and fresh , great wine list with some on sale . Excellent service

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North Miami Beach, Florida
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340 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 334 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Il Mercato has a menu that changes based on season, chef Emily prepares delicious food with local fresh ingredients. The wine list is very reasonable and good, the atmosphere is cozy and family friendly. For years this place has been one of my favorite, local, great value, easy parking and good service.

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Hallandale Beach, Florida
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

The food and service is excellent although it is a little pricey. You can bring your own wine (they do have wine though) and they do charge a corking fee.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Cuisine
Italian, Contemporary
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:30
Thursday
17:00 - 22:30
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1454 E Hallandale Beach Blvd, Hallandale Beach, FL 33009-4617
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Hallandale Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 954-457-3700

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?