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“One Of A Kind”
Review of Cafe Seville

Cafe Seville
Ranked #10 of 1,426 Restaurants in Fort Lauderdale
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$0 - US$30
Cuisines: Seafood, Spanish
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Good for: Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Reservations
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Traveling the globe it can be hit or miss on finding a family owned restaurant that really caters to the customers with great food and service. Cafe Seville is without a doubt one of those great finds that you hope for. This restaurant was recommended by a local and we were ecstatic with the authentic Spanish cuisine which is not easy to find outside of NYC. The Paella was authentic, great recommendation for a Rioja and with out a doubt the best flan we have ever eaten. Joey Esposito,owner and his staff were very friendly and attentive. I would not miss a return trip to Cafe Seville the next time I am back in the Fort Lauderdale area

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Joey E, Owner at Cafe Seville, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2018

Wow - reading this made my day. Thank you so much for your wonderful review. Please come back and visit the next time you are in town.

Respectfully,
Joey Esposito

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Reviewed 28 October 2017

Went to this place and were really pleased with the food, service and ambiance.
Joe, the owner came over and introduced himself. the waiters were friendly and helpful.
The food was tasty, very well seasoned and had many interesting and varied dishes to choose from.
This place is a jewel, will definitely be back soon and will tell all our friends.

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Joey E, Owner at Cafe Seville, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2017

I can't tell you how much it means to all of us here at the restaurant to hear your kind words and review. We sincerely appreciate it! How to see you again soon.

Respectfully,

Joey

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

The very moment the four of us entered the restaurant Joey Esposito the owner greeted us like friends of the family. Joey introduced the staff to all of us and was very proud to tell us that they have been with him 30 years. Since 1986 this establishment has served inventive and authentic Spainish Cuisine.The decor is very pleasant and the staff is very attentive and helpful.This was our first time here as we celebrated a birthday for one of us in our group.The start of the meal was the bread which is crunchy on the outside but warm with steam rising on the inside and is to die for and is baked on premises.The appetizers are superb and there are many to chose from,we had shrimp in olive oil and garlic and many other herbs as well as the mussels and sliced portobello mushrooms.The bread is great with the sauces from the different starters.The extensive and well thought out menu offers superb choices as well as an additional roving chalkboard with many additional optons.We chose to share two different Paella’s the traditional and the seafood, they were exquisite.This is a do not miss restaurant with cuisine that is great. The homemade deserts just top off the night. Do not forget to get the homemade Sangria made by Judy!! We will without a doubt return to try more choices and was worth our ride.Thanks for a wonderful experience, thanks, Joey!!

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

We've read and heard great things about this restaurant and Cafe Seville totally lived up to its​ reputation. The first thing you notice is the nice synergy between everyone who works in the restaurant. The owner is very outgoing and works closely with his staff to make your night/dining experience memorable. The waitstaff is extremely knowledgeable​ - they've been in the food industry for years and are still having fun with each other and diners. Last but not least - the food :)))) Everything is made with great care. We had the shrimp appetizer​ - delicious, salmon mallorca - outstanding, grouper sante fe - excellent, corvina a la salsa verde - wonderful. No question -- all the fish is fresh. The wine list, up and down, is very good - you can find a great bottle to complement dinner. We really enjoyed our dinner and will be back with more friends.

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Joey E, Owner at Cafe Seville, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2017

It absolutely makes my day to read your review. I will definitely be sharing with the staff. Thank you so much for taking the time! From everyone here at Cafe Seville, thank you for your business.

Sincerely,
-Joey

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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Ok we are regulars---but with so many places to go WE STILL LIVE CAFE SEVILLE above the others
Not overpriced, great service and delicious food
The salads are shareable and delicious
The menu items e.g., the Pork chop is huge and delicious. The San Marco seafood dish (not on the menu nor their specials board) is to die for especially if you love seafood!!!

Thank henry k
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Joey E, Owner at Cafe Seville, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Henry - your kind words are greatly appreciated. Glad you enjoy the San Marco, I will be sure to share with the staff. Thanks again for your business.

Sincerely,
Joey

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