Here’s a suggested list of local bars and restaurants in and around Fort Lauderdale where you can enjoy live music on most weekends and sometimes during the week too! Let us know if we missed any. (Hover over the slideshow to pause it on your PC, finger swipe works on touch screens)
CheersCheers Restaurant and Bar in Sunrise has live music, sports, karaoke, Beer Pong, Corn-hole, Flip-Cup, Jumbo-Jenga and Adult Twister, trivia, bingo, NFL, football, basketball, baseball, boxing, great food, ITB specials and more fun things to do every night of the week. Fort Lauderdale location is best known for its' late night ITB crowd.
Premier Billiards Sports ClubLocated on the corner of Wiles and University, Premier Billiards Sports Club is a Pool Hall, Sports Bar and Live Entertainment Venue all rolled into one. Live Bands and DJ every weekend. Drink specials every day, 15 Pool Tables, 4 Dart Boards, Large Screen TV's and more!
Hard Rock CafeImagine sitting in the same room as Carlos Santana, Dave Matthews, Van Halen, Bruce Springsteen and The Beatles. You will have this authentic experience at the Hard Rock Cafe Hollywood. This is your destination for pre & post concert events at Seminole Hard Rock Live for great food, service and atmosphere.
Packy's Sports PubFood & Drink Specials Every Day! Live Bands Every Friday & Saturday! There's always something happening at Packy's Sports Pub in Lighthouse Point! Located 1 mile north of Sample Road on the East side of US1 • Non-smoking venue with free parking and great Irish fare.
Fishtales on 33rdFishtales Restaurant & Nightclub is a restaurant, bar and nightclub. Located minutes from the beach, Fishtales serves a complete menu of seafood an grilled specialties for lunch and dinner. A great place to catch live entertainment 7 days a week, Fishtales is also a non-smoking establishment with a full liquor bar indoors and out on the patio.
Cagney's SaloonWith live entertainment almost every night of the week, Cagney's Saloon is a great place to hang out with friends or make new ones. Biker friendly and always ready for a good time celebration, you'll find Cagney's tucked into the corner of a strip plaza on University Dr. and Stirling Rd. in Davie.
Marina-84 Sports BarMarina 84 is a sports bar and with nightly entertainment too. Watch NFL, NHL, NBA, MLB, Soccer & Rugby on 40 large screen TV's indoor and out on the patio with weekday Karaoke and live bands on weekends. Located near Ft Lauderdale airport.
Shooters WaterfrontShooters Waterfront is open seven days a week for lunch and dinner. Watch the boats cruise by at the most scenic weekend brunch in Fort Lauderdale every Saturday and Sunday. Set a tranquil tone for the weekend with live music and a Caribbean vibe at the outdoor Tiki bar or in the chic waterside lounge area.
Brendan's Sports PubFriendly, local neighborhood pub, with pool tables, dart boards, weekly karaoke and live music in a non-smoking bar with late-nite kitchen too. Brendan's is located along Federal Highway midway between Atlantic Blvd and McNab Rd.
Packy’s Sports Pub * ( Sports bar & Irish menu restaurant)
Bottega Wine Bar (at the Promenade)
Johnny O’Brian’s Irish Pub
Nectar Lounge at Seminole Casino
NYY Legends Lounge (Casino)
Sunset Grill (outdoor cafe at Casino)
World of Beer (at the Promenade)
Backstreet Restaurant & Lounge (formerly Cafe Vincenzo)
O’Malley’s Sports Bar *
Galuppi’s * (Covered Patio w/stage overlooking Golf Course)
Central and West Broward
Fort Lauderdale (North Beach/East-Side)
4:30 Boardroom Bar (Rockabilly and Classic Cars outside weekly)
Blue Jean Blues (Jazz & Blues 7 days a week)
Dive Bar (on 33rd)
Fishtales Restaurant & Nightclub * (on 33rd, seafood specialty & bar, Live music 7 days a week)
Last Call (on 33rd Street, formerly That Bar)
Shooters Waterfront* (dock your boat!)
Fort Lauderdale (Downtown)
Briny Pub (Irish pub)
Cash Only (New!)
Lucky’s Tavern (bar)
Original Fat Cats (bar)
Maguire’s Hill 16 (Irish restaurant-pub, closed 1-8-2017)
The Poor House (bar next door to America’s Backyard)
Bar Stache 1920’s Drinking Den (speakeasy located behind Revolution)
The Tilted Kilt (Large Modern Irish-Style Sports Bar, No live music during Football season)
Jo Baby (Formerly Rosy Baby, Louisiana cuisine)
Cafe 27 Truck Stop (Biker Friendly, outdoor tiki huts)
Dania Beach (near Fort Lauderdale International Airport)
Dania Beach Bar & Grill
The Casino at Dania Beach (re-opened January 2016)
Flossie’s Bar & Grill * (biker friendly)
Historic Dockers Restaurant & Pub * (Seafood & Grill specialty)
Jimbo’s Sandbar (patio restaurant-cafe/bar)
Marina-84 Sports Bar & Grill (Large screens indoors and outdoor patio)
Rookies Ale House (Beer & Wine only)
The Field (Authentic Irish Restaurant-Pub)
5 o’Clock Somewhere Bar & Grill (across from Margaritaville Resort)
Hard Rock Cafe * (Restaurant inside Seminole Hard Rock Casino near hotel lobby)
Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville Restaurant
Mickey Byrnes (Irish Pub)
Murphy’s Law (Irish Pub inside Seminole Hard Rock Casino)
Seminole Hard Rock Casino (Bands play on stages inside and outside casino)
Shenanigans (sports bar & restaurant)
Whiskey Tango (restaurant/bar, downtown Hollywood)
Mardi Gras Casino
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Don’t forget to also check out:
- Palm Beach County Bars & Restaurants with live music
- Detailed hour-by-hour listings of bands around town
- Best Bars for Bands in Broward
- Best Bars for Bands in Boca-Delray
- Happy Hours and More Daily Specials
- Concert Venues & Discount Tickets in Broward and Palm Beach County
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