Dinner, And Hundreds of Dining Options

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More Restaurants Than You Can Count! 

Boca Raton is home to literally hundreds of dining options from fast food to fast casual, from family style to fine dining. You will find your burgers, pizza, Mexican, Chinese, barbecue, sushi, salads, Mediterranean, a restaurant for every palate and every price point. When coming to Boca Raton to visit your student or tour the campus with a prospective student, what restaurants are must visits? Below we give you a breakdown of some of our favorites. Dining in Boca Raton, especially on weekends and during the months of November through April, are extremely crowded. Some of the restaurants take reservations either through their own website or on websites such as TripAdvisor, Yelp or Open Table.

Lunch…


Cannoli Kitchen: N Federal Highway: Fast Italian food and a large selection of Pizza, indoor and outdoor seating. Don’t miss the chance to try their cannoli, made fresh when you order.

Shake Shack: Glades Rd. It’s tough to get a seat at this bustling lunch and dinner spot. Shake Shack has a variety of burgers, chicken sandwiches, and hot dogs served with a pile of fries. Don’t miss their ‘shroom burger especially if you are vegetarian. Save room for a frozen custard or concrete ice cream creation.

Tucker Duke’s Lunchbox: Federal Highway. Home of Southern Style Blue Plates specials, Tucker Duke’s features a large variety of burgers, salads, sandwiches, and house specials such as Nashville hot chicken and fried green tomatoes.

Relish & More: Federal Highway. American Fare, large selections of classics like burgers and fries. Known for their wild Milkshakes, many come topped with slices of cake or whole cookies on top.

New York Grilled Cheese: Federal Highway. The Ultimate comfort food restaurant, New York Grilled Cheese offers a selection of grilled cheese, from the classic to unexpected (like a sandwich with Mac and cheese inside)

Boca’s Best Pizza Bar: Palmetto Park Blvd. A well-loved spot of college students, Boca’s Best serves large slices of pizza as well as classic Italian dishes. A favorite for pizza and their bruschetta bread. Don’t forget to ask for a side of their garlic sauce.

Kanapai Sushi: Federal Highway. Sushi and Japanese BBQ restaurant featuring a revolving sushi bar. The sushi bar features boats that float by with fresh sushi and appetizers made by chefs in front of you. The restaurant also features full Japanese menu and a late night happy hour with half-price sushi.

Yokohama Sushi: Federal Highway, Located next to Kanapai. Cozy Japanese restaurant where sushi is chief. Large menu featuring several types of sushi. Features a late night happy hour with half-price sushi.

Ramen Lab Eatery: 2nd Street. A new restaurant in Boca, expect to wait for a table. Ramen Lab offers a variety of Asian Style food and Ramen options that are customizable.

Fresh Kitchen: N Military Trail: Create your own bowls that feature anything from rice, salad, or sweet potato noodles. The choice is yours.

Zingers Deli: 20642 State Rd 7. This newly opened deli is known for its piled-high sandwiches, burgers, hearty dinners & breakfast.


Dinner…

Charm City Burger Co: E. Hillsboro Blvd. Fast Burger and Fries Joint, well -loved due to their classic take on burgers. Nothing fancy but it is delicious.

Las Fajitas: N Dixie Highway. Classic Mexican Fare. Careful, the Chips and Salsa are addictive.  Las Fajitas serves up tacos, flautas, enchiladas and a wide variety of classic Mexican dishes.

Kapow Noodle Bar: Plaza Real. Located in Mizner Park, Kapow makes a creative twist on classic Asian dishes. Unexpected combinations and larger than life art on the walls make for an enjoyable, hip dinner. Expect a 30 minute or more wait, this a popular spot for students and locals alike.

2 Georges at the Cove: SE 3rd Ct. Dockside, an outdoor restaurant with a large selection of local seafood. A typical night includes great views of the intercostal and live music.

Rocco’s Tacos: Military Trail. Mexican Chain restaurant. Try the tableside Guacamole, you won’t be sorry. Rocco’s has classic Mexican dishes and some new favorites to discover. Always a wait no matter what day of the week.

Cheesecake Factory: Glades Road. The widespread chain restaurant is known for their cheesecake. Huge Menu, something for everyone!

M.E.A.T Taproom: Federal Highway: A hidden gem, it’s hard to find but worth the hunt. M.E.A.T taproom serves pub-style dishes. Enjoy favorites such as Beer Cheese Soup, Brisket Burgers, and homemade bread pudding. Perfect spot to relax with a craft beer and great food.

Rebel House: E Palmetto Park Rd. Quirky restaurant with some familiar favorites (popcorn as the appetizer!) American Fare with some unexpected Twists. Fun Restaurant with unique twists on old favorites.

Yard House: Mizner Park. High-end sports bar with American fare, located in the heart of Mizner Park. Late night bite menu is a favorite of students.

Mississippi Sweets BBQ: Federal Highway. Southern Style BBQ Restaurant with a plethora of comfort foods.

Flashback Diner: Federal Highway. 24-hour diner serving up American diner fare with a Mediterranean flair. Known for their large pancakes and shakes.

Boca Burger House: Spanish River Blvd. Brisket Burgers available with almost any topping imaginable, indoor and outdoor seating. Great for a quick bite.

Blaze Pizza: Federal Highway: Create your own pizza. This chain restaurant offers its diners the ability to customize their pizza every step of the way.

Relish & More: Federal Highway. American Fare, large selection of classics like burgers and fries. Known for their wild Milkshakes, many come topped with slices of cake or whole cookies on top.

Kanapai Sushi: Federal Highway. Sushi and Japanese BBQ restaurant featuring a revolving sushi bar. The sushi bar features boats that float by with fresh sushi and appetizers made by chefs in front of you. The restaurant also features full Japanese menu and a late night happy hour with half-price sushi.

Yokohama Sushi: Federal Highway, Located next to Kanapai. Cozy Japanese restaurant where sushi is chief. Large menu featuring several types of sushi. Features a late night happy hour with half-price sushi.

Gary Rack’s Farm House Kitchen: There are 2 Locations, Boca Raton and Delray Beach. Gary Rack’s Serves both Brunch, Lunch, and Dinner. They offer “clean eating” options. Their ingredients are seasonal, local and sustainably farmed and each menu item is designed to allow those ingredients to shine.

Max’s Grille: Mizner Park. Max’s Grille has been a staple in Mizner Park for the past 20 years. American style food with a twist and amazing hand-crafted cocktails.

Boca’s Best Pizza Bar: Palmetto Park Blvd. A well-loved spot of college students, Boca’s Best serves large slices of pizza as well as classic Italian dishes. A favorite for pizza and their bruschetta bread. Don’t forget to ask for a side of their garlic sauce.

Deck 84: Atlantic Ave (Delray Beach) Situated along the Intracoastal Water, this casual dining spot features fresh seafood and several American style options. Come by car or by boat, you’ll be greeted with food and drinks with a tropical twist. Reserve an outdoor dining table for a warm, Florida breeze and waterfront views.

Dada: Swinton Ave (Delray Beach) Dada is an eclectic restaurant located in the oldest former home in Delray Beach, Florida. The restaurant is situated under large trees strung with lanterns and inside is a rotating selection of artwork created by local artists. The menu changes seasonally and showcases locally grown food.  Their Mojitos along with their watermelon “steak” are legendary.

Willie’s Sushi Bar & Bistro – Located at 5030 Champion Boulevard. One part of the menu is sushi and the other is a bistro menu with a little bit of everything (steak, chicken pasta)

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