Nightlife in Downtown Fort Lauderdale (Self Guided), Fort Lauderdale

Nightlife in downtown Fort Lauderdale is as diverse as it is exciting, with something for everybody's taste. The Himmarshee Village District, for example, is crammed with hot nightspots that don't have dress codes like the lounges in the beach area. Take our tour to have the best possible night out in downtown Fort Lauderdale.
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Nightlife in Downtown Fort Lauderdale Map

Guide Name: Nightlife in Downtown Fort Lauderdale
Guide Location: USA » Fort Lauderdale (See other walking tours in Fort Lauderdale)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 5
Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.6 Km or 1 Miles
Author: christine
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The Cheesecake Factory

1) The Cheesecake Factory

The Cheesecake Factory is a great restaurant that attracts as many locals as it does tourists. Located in the downtown financial area among the city's skyscrapers, the Cheesecake Factory is a comfortable restaurant and bakery, with a nice selection of dishes. There are sandwiches, salads, seafood, desserts, and meal deals on offer.
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Dicey Riley's Pub

2) Dicey Riley's Pub

Dicey Riley's is definitely the best Irish pub in Fort Lauderdale. This bar's got an authentic Irish decor with old photos of the city and its famous citizens, as well as a top selection of beers, liquors, and food. Located in the heart of Himmarshee Village, it nonetheless has a nice out of town feel and usually draws a sizable crowd. Look out for great music performances and amazing lights here, especially on the regular "Rock 'n' Roll" special nights.
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Original Fat Cat

3) Original Fat Cat

The Original Fat Cat is a favorite spot for young night owls. It's got outstanding live performances of rock, house, hip hop, and rap, plus lots of great cheap drinks. Expect a loud and crowded scene that is the perfect place for youngsters in Fort Lauderdale to hang out with their friends.
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Poorhouse

4) Poorhouse

The Poorhouse is an all-night venue where you can pop in any time to drink a good pint of beer and listen to some great live music by local bands. In keeping with its name, this bar has very reasonable prices. Ever popular among the locals, it's even got an old-style jukebox.
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Revolution

5) Revolution

The Revolution is more than just another nightclub - it's a real concert hall. This entertainment space of some 28,000 square feet features live gigs by national and local bands playing rock, pop, rap, and funk. Decently priced with a nicely stocked bar, it also has a VIP lounge and a huge dance floor.

Walking Tours in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Create Your Own Walk in Fort Lauderdale

Create Your Own Walk in Fort Lauderdale

Creating your own self-guided walk in Fort Lauderdale is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Downtown Orientation Walk

Downtown Orientation Walk

Fort Lauderdale, also known as the “Venice of America”, is one of Florida's most attractive cities. This quintessentially Floridian city has preserved historic buildings, museums, sightseeing walks along the New River banks, and lots of navigable canals. Fort Lauderdale has become a great place to visit during spring and summer vacations.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.2 km
Daily Life in Fort Lauderdale

Daily Life in Fort Lauderdale

There's lots to enjoy on a daily basis in such a beautiful city as Fort Lauderdale. A stroll through the scenic Riverwalk Park downtown, a visit to one of the many shops, bars, and clubs of Las Olas Boulevard, or a trip to one of the city's cafes and cinemas. You could also catch a show at The Broward Center for the Performing Arts. Take our tour to catch the highlights of Daily Life in...  view more

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.5 km
Beach Area Walking Tour

Beach Area Walking Tour

Fort Lauderdale, dubbed the “Venice of America”, is one of Florida's most attractive cities with lots to offer any visitor, including navigable canals and gorgeous beaches. A top destination for both spring and summer vacations, with one of the most popular things to do being a long walk along the city's ocean line. This beach walk has got all the activities and attractions that make...  view more

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 6.3 km
Dania Beach Recreational Tour

Dania Beach Recreational Tour

Dania Beach is a small municipality of suburban Fort Lauderdale that was originally part of Broward County. Its name comes from the first Danish emigrants that settled here in the late 19th Century. This little town is famous for being the home of all things fishing, with a Fishing Hall of Fame and many of the best fishing spots in all of south Florida. It's also a top US location for...  view more

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 6.7 km
Shopping Tour in Fort Lauderdale

Shopping Tour in Fort Lauderdale

As well as being a classic tourist destination, Fort Lauderdale is also a top place to go shopping. Its charming Las Olas Boulevard district is chock full of specialty shops, fashion boutiques and galleries. The sunny beachfront area also has its fair share of shops, souvenir boutiques, plus a beach plaza with great entertainment. Take our Shopping Tour to catch all the best shops in these areas.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.3 km
Historic Walk in Downtown Fort Lauderdale

Historic Walk in Downtown Fort Lauderdale

Downtown Fort Lauderdale is home to three designated historic districts: The Sailboat Bend, The Himmarshee and The Stranahan House. Each holds a range of houses and buildings from the mid-19th Century and the 20th Century, that together tell the fascinating story of the development of this growing city and its communities.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.3 km