Welcome to SFGN’s Best Of 2022. The finalists have been chosen and voting is underway.

Check out this year’s nominees for Best Restaurant Outside of Wilton Manors/Fort Lauderdale. Congrats to the finalists! Make sure you cast your vote.

La Vie Lebanese Restaurant

281 S. Pompano, Pompano Beach



The dining experience at La Vie is a festival of rich appealing tastes, enticing colors, live music, and warm Mediterranean hospitality. It recreates the spirit of Lebanon with an extensive menu featuring generous portions of traditional Lebanese and Moroccan dishes including mezza, grilled kabobs, tagines, and seafood.


2821 E. Atlantic, Pompano Beach



Upscale dining located on the intracoastal waterway, Houston's features a spacious outdoor patio with soothing views of the water. Inside the dining room, the exhibition kitchen buzzes with activity. The menu is classic steakhouse fare with a good variety of seafood options. Complimentary valet parking.

Beach House Pompano

270 N. Pompano Beach Blvd., Pompano Beach



Wedged between Pompano Beach Blvd and the dunes, Beach House has a casual laid-back vibe. You can sit on the patio overlooking the dunes and the beach, but for a better view, head up to the second floor for a panoramic view of the beach and the ocean. While service is quick, you never get the feeling that you’re being rushed out to clear the table.

Miyako Japanese Buffet

1157 S. Federal, Pompano Beach



The jewel in the crown of Asian buffets! Super fresh, sushi grade fish is presented with dozens of sushi rolls, as well as a vast array of sashimi. This isn’t just the best sushi at a buffet; it’s among the best sushi in town! The hot food buffet offers the usual Asian dishes and there’s also a hibachi station.


250 North Pompano Beach Blvd., Pompano Beach



With views, décor, and service to rival any trendy South Beach spot, Oceanic’s menu combines locally sourced ingredients with innovative recipes. Brunch is served on weekends from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., There is a full wine and cocktail list, and the terrace bar makes for a lovely place to wait for your table. A second-floor private party room offers spectacular views.


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