Countless Broward institutions have temporarily (and, it’s hoped, not permanently) shuttered as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
And many restaurants have gone the same route.
But in these incredibly challenging times, there are establishments with the resources and willpower to remain open and adapt by offering specials as well as takeout and delivery to keep tummies happy.
These restaurants and their employees are among the heroes providing not only sustenance but also hints of normalcy in the heart of this crisis.
Here, in alphabetical order, are locally owned restaurants offering pickup and delivery.
Please note: Though these restaurants are open as of publication, it's a good idea to call ahead to confirm because the situation remains in flux. Delivery areas and charges may vary, so check with delivery services or the restaurants.
American Social Bar & Kitchen. Customers can order through Grubhub, Uber Eats, or Delivery Dudes or by calling the restaurant. American Social's Fort Lauderdale location also offers a family-friendly pizza-making kit ($30) that feeds four and includes dough, mozzarella cheese, pepperoni, ham, and Parmesan cheese. 721 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; 954-764-7005; americansocialbar.com.
Angelo Elia Pizza Bar & Tapas. All locations are open for takeout, curbside pickup, and delivery service. Specials include 25 percent off the entire wine list and $2 domestic and imported beers. Gift cards are available at a 20 percent discount, and all locations are donating 100 percent of gift card sales to employees. 5920 Coral Ridge Dr., Coral Springs; 954-344-1233; angeloeliapizza.com. Additional Broward locations in Fort Lauderdale and Weston.
Anthony's Coal Fired Pizza. Menu items are available for takeout, curbside pickup, or delivery through DoorDash, Delivery Dudes, and Uber Eats. 1203 S. Federal Hwy., Pompano Beach; 954-942-5550; acfp.com. Additional Broward locations in Pembroke Pines, Weston, Fort Lauderdale, North Fort Lauderdale, and Coral Springs.
Beach House Pompano. The oceanfront restaurant offers curbside pickup and delivery through Uber Eats. Signature dishes, alcoholic drinks, wine bottles, steak kits, and other items are available for purchase. Beach House Pompano is offering a free roll of toilet paper with every purchase over $20. 270 N. Pompano Beach Blvd., Pompano Beach; 954-607-6530; beachhousepompano.com.
Bob's Pizza & Amante's. Deerfield Beach Italian mainstay and pizza operation open for takeout and delivery on Uber Eats. Specials include two cheese slices and a soda for $5.50 and six free wings with the purchase of any large house specialty pie. 2068 NE 2nd Street, Deerfield Beach; 954-426-1030; bobspizzafl.com.
Bobby Rubino's Place for Ribs. Pompano Beach chicken and ribs restaurant that has served South Floridians for more than 40 years open for takeout. Among Bobby Rubino's current specials is a $40 family meal deal including four baby back rib or rib/chicken combos, each with choice of one side. 2501 N. Federal Hwy., Pompano Beach; 954-781-7550; bobbyrubinos.com.
Bohemian Latin Grill. Fort Lauderdale's b Latin Grill offers delivery through Grubhub, DoorDash, and Postmates, as well as takeout. Weekly specials include $2 Taco Tuesdays and $5.99 Burrito Thursdays. 3341 NE 32nd St., Fort Lauderdale; 954-809-5878; facebook.com/bohemianlatingrill.
Brown Dog Eatery. Comfort food hotspot open daily, including weekend brunch, for takeout. Daily specials at Brown Dog Eatery include a homemade hot pocket (e.g. pasta and meatball), flatbreads and, on weekends, take-home mimosa offerings. 2701 E. Oakland Park Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; 954-533-6077; browndogeateryftl.com.
Bonefish Mac's. Coral Springs sports grille open for delivery via DoorDash and curbside pickup/takeout. Bonefish Mac's specials include a $6.99 "Economic Stimulus Menu" (with a main, side and coleslaw), family-style meals (starting at $24.99) and beer/wine offerings. 6147 W. Sample Road, Coral Springs; 954-752-6227; bonefishmacs.com. Addition Broward location in Lighthouse Point.
BRGR STOP. The sandwich, burger, and ice-cream spot is open for takeout or delivery via Uber Eats, DoorDash, Delivery Dudes, and Grubhub. Among ongoing specials, BRGR STOP is offering all single-patty craft burgers (including fries, onion rings, or tots) for $10. 1930 E. Sunrise Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; 954-533-8621; brgrstop.com. Additional location in Coconut Creek.
Brimstone Woodfire Grill. The steak-and-seafood-centric American restaurant is open for curbside pickup and delivery via Uber Eats. In addition to signature dishes, grocery items such as produce, dairy, and meats are available for purchase. Brimstone is offering a free roll of toilet paper with purchases of $20 or more. 14575 SW 5th Street, Pembroke Pines; 954-430-2333; brimstonewoodfiregrill.com.
Bru's Room. Effective May 1, the Coconut Creek wing haven and sports bar is open for takeout and delivery via Uber Eats and Postmates. Bru's Room favorites include award-winning wings, ribs, fajitas and bites, spanning Stromboli Bites to Southwest Egg Rolls. 5460 W. Hillsboro Blvd., Coconut Creek; 954-571-6999; brusroom.com.
Carlos & Pepe's. Authentic Mexican fare is available for takeout and delivery via Delivery Dudes and DoorDash. First responders and medical professionals receive 50 percent off with valid ID. 1302 SE 17th St., Fort Lauderdale; 954-467-8335. carlosandpepesfl.com.
Casa D'Angelo. The restaurant's handcrafted Italian dishes are available for curbside pickup and delivery via Uber Eats, Delivery Dudes, and DoorDash. Casa D'Angelo's specials include 25 percent off the entire wine list, $2 domestic and imported beers, and 20 percent off all gift cards (whose proceeds are donated to staff). 1201 N. Federal Hwy., #5A, Fort Lauderdale; 954-564-1234; casa-d-angelo.com.
Casa Sensei. This Las Olas Asian-fusion restaurant is open for pickup and delivery through DoorDash, Grubhub, Postmates, and Uber Eats. Family-style meals, including a main entrée, miso soup, and spring rolls, serve four to ten people and start at $59. Casa Sensei is also selling bottles of wine, beer, liquor, and mixers. 1200 E. Las Olas Blvd., #101, Fort Lauderdale; 954-994-1668; casasensei.com.
Catfish Dewey's. This seafood spot is open for curbside pickup. Takeaway family meals (serving four to six and starting at $29.95) include dishes such as chicken parm, catfish and shrimp, and seafood paella. 4003 Andrews Ave., Fort Lauderdale; 954-566-5333; catfishdeweys.com.
Coconuts. The American seafood restaurant Coconuts is offering a limited menu — including favorites such as Scoobies, the lobster club, key lime pie, and half-priced bottles of wine — for takeout. 429 Seabreeze Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; 954-525-2421; coconutsfortlauderdale.com.
DUNE. Beachfront American restaurant is open for curbside pickup or delivery via Uber Eats. Menu includes a New York Steak Frites, Beyond Burger, Grilled Faroe Island Salmon and more. On Sunday, DUNE is offering an Ireland 's Pan-Fried Chicken Dinner ($26.95). 2200 N. Ocean Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; 754-900-4059; dunefl.com.
Flanigan's. Local family restaurant renowned for pasta, sandwiches, seafood and burgers open for takeout. Flanigan's Specials include $5 off steaks on Mondays and a daily lunch special for $7.99 including an entree and side. 1479 E. Commercial Blvd., Oakland Park; 954-493-5329; flanigans.net. Additional Broward locations in Davie, Deerfield Beach Fort Lauderdale, Hallandale Beach, North Lauderdale, Pembroke Pines, Pompano Beach and Weston.
Good Spirits Fifth & Fed. The New American restaurant/tapas bar offers curbside pickup and delivery via Uber Eats. Curbside pickup orders are 15 percent off. 476 N. Federal Hwy., Fort Lauderdale; 954-523-2580; goodspiritsrestaurant.com.
Gran Forno. The bakery, specializing in Italian, European, and American favorites, is open for takeout and delivery via Uber Eats. 1235 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; 954-467-2244; granforno.com.
Hoffman's Chocolates. The Las Olas chocolatier offers takeout and delivery through Uber Eats. Specials include buy-one-get-one-free (BOGO) ice cream and BOGO Chocoholic's Survival Kits, containing an assortment of chocolate bars and candies. 601 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; 954-368-4320; hoffmans.com.
Hollywood Brewing Co. Las Olas. Outpost of popular Hollywood-based brewery open for takeout and curbside pickup. Menu includes entree and beer combo specials including a calzone and beer for $13, giant pretzel, beer cheese and beer for $12 and more. Household items including bleach, hand sanitizer and toilet paper also for sale. 1103 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; 954-298-9202; hollywood.beer.
Holy Mackerel Small Batch Beers. Get pickup or delivery from the brewery and restaurant through Delivery Dudes. Holy Mackerel is offering a free tray of food for "in the biz" people who lost their jobs. Call ahead to make arrangements. 1414 NE 26th St., Wilton Manors; 954-306-3690; holymackerelbeers.com.
The Hummus House. Mediterranean and Israeli restaurant with an abundance of vegetarian morsels open for takeout and delivery on Grubhub, Uber Eats and Postmates. The Hummus House is offering 15 percent off customers' first online order via its website in addition to a number of rotating hummus, salad and falafel specials. 900 NE 20th Ave., Fort Lauderdale; 954-314-7686; thehummushouseftl.com.
Jack's Old Fashion Hamburger House. The iconic Fort Lauderdale burger joint is open for takeout. The menu includes grilled sandwiches, all-beef hot dogs, fries, salads, and cookies. Jack's is also selling fresh meats, such as ten half-pound burgers with buns for $36.59. 4201 N. Federal Hwy., Fort Lauderdale; 954-565-9960. jacksoldfashionhamburgers.com.
Kay Rico Coffee. The downtown Hollywood coffee shop, eatery, and small-batch coffee roaster is open for call-in orders or delivery through Uber Eats. The menu includes immune-boosting smoothies, breakfast burritos, hand-crafted coffee beverages, and açaí bowls. 2728 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood; 954-743-2949; kayrico.com.
Kith & Co. Newly-opened Oakland Park coffee shop, cocktail bar and eatery open for takeout as well as delivery on Uber Eats. Menu favorites include breakfast flatbreads, hand-crafted cocktails and a bright, blue-colored Butterfly Latte. 3446 NE 12th Ave., Oakland Park; 954-999-0662; kithco.coffee.
KUBO Asian Street Food and Sushi. Fort Lauderdale Asian fusion restaurant available for takeout or delivery via Uber Eats, Grubhub and Delivery Dudes. Offerings include the Northern Thai staple Kao Soi (anchored by a yellow curry base and egg ramen noodles), poke bowls, bao buns and sushi concoctions. 10 percent discount offered for orders via phone. 753 SE 17th Street, Fort Lauderdale; 954-533-9017; kuboasian.com.
Laspada's Original Hoagies. Local sandwich staple serving up stuffed hoagies is open for takeout or delivery via DoorDash. Hoagie menu includes Italian Special (Ham, Salami and Capicola), Mama Laspada (Turkey and Genoa Salami) and many other combinations. Its current special is buy one get one 15 percent off for hoagies and salads. 233 E. Commercial Blvd., Lauderdale-by-the-Sea; 954-776-7893; laspadashoagies.com. Additional Broward locations in Coral Springs, Davie, Fort Lauderdale and Pembroke Pines.
Legends Tavern & Grille. The restaurant/pub is offering curbside pickup and delivery via Uber Eats and Delivery Dudes. All takeout and online orders will receive a $10 Legends gift card for a future purchase. 3128 N. Federal Hwy., Lighthouse Point; 754-220-8932; legendstavernandgrille.com. Additional Broward locations in Deerfield Beach, Sunrise, and Pompano Beach.
Louie Bossi. Italian restaurant, bar and pizzeria open for takeout and delivery via Uber Eats and Delivery Dudes. Curated version of Louie Bossi's regular menu available as well as daily, family-style meals that serve four, including Louie Lasagna, Eggplant Parmesan and more. 1032 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; 954-356-6699; louiebossi.com. Additional location in Boca Raton open effective May 4.
Mastro's Fort Lauderdale. The steakhouse is open for takeout and delivery, and all customers get 10 percent off their orders. Delivery is free within five miles of Mastro's. Select wines are 50 percent off with a food purchase. 3200 NE 32nd Ave., Fort Lauderdale; 954-561-4800; mastrosrestaurants.com.
The New York Bagel Factory. The Coral Springs bagel and sandwich hotspot open for takeout, delivery and catering. Delivery available via Grubhub, DoorDash and Postmates. All Coral Springs civil servants receive 35 percent off their total food bill. 2554 N. University Drive, Coral Springs; 954-800-3764; newyorkbagelfactory.com.
Primanti Bros. Pittsburgh-bred sandwich and pizza joint open on Fort Lauderdale Beach for takeout and delivery through Grubhub and DoorDash. Sandwiches (often with fries and coleslaw in the middle of them), whole pizzas and pizza by the slice remain on Primanti's iconic menu. 901 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; 954-565-0605; primatibros.com.
Quarterdeck Seafood Bar & Neighborhood Grill. The local seafood chain's restaurants are open for curbside pickup and delivery through Uber Eats. All curbside orders receive 15 percent off. First responders can order from a special $10 menu. All locations except the Dania Beach outpost are open. 300 N. Beach Rd., Dania Beach; 954-929-1400; quarterdeckrestaurants.com. Additional Broward locations in Fort Lauderdale, Davie, Sawgrass, and Fort Lauderdale Beach.
The Riverside Market. The full menu is available for takeout at all three Broward area locations of the eatery and beer haven. Beer is discounted 50 percent at all locations, and Riverside Market is offering a number of daily food specials, including lasagna, gyros, cheesesteaks, and shepherd's pie. Delivery is available through Delivery Dudes. 608 SW 12th Ave., Fort Lauderdale; 954-358-8333; theriversidemarket.com. Additional locations in South Fort Lauderdale and Plantation.
Rocco's Tacos. The Mexican restaurant and tequila bar is open from noon to 9 p.m. daily for takeout, curbside pickup, and delivery via Delivery Dudes and Uber Eats. Rocco's specials include ten- and 20-taco boxes ($45 to $90), liter margaritas to-go ($35 to $45), and tequila bottles ($25 to $55). 1313 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; 954-524-9550; roccostacos.com. Boca Raton location is also open.
Royal Pig Pub. Grab American gastropub grub for takeout or delivery through Delivery Dudes. A special takeout meal includes a Royal Pig Pub burger, fries, and 16-ounce Bud Light for $10. Bottles of liquor and wine, as well as six-packs of beer, are available for takeout only. 350 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; 954-617-7447; royalpigpub.com.
Screaming Carrots. This vegetarian/vegan restaurant is open for takeout and delivery. Bottles of GT's kombucha and juice are on sale for $2.50 each or $10 for six. 826 W. Hallandale Beach Blvd., Hallandale Beach; 754-400-9614; screamingcarrots.com.
Steelpan Kitchen & Bar. The Caribbean-American eatery is open for takeout, and all service charges are being waived. Steelpan offers limited daily breakfast and all-day menus. 999 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; 954-302-5252; steelpanftl.com.
Tacocraft Taqueria & Tequila Bar. Lauderdale-by-the-Sea's restaurant renowned for tacos and margaritas is open for takeout and delivery via Uber Eats, Grubhub, Delivery Dudes, and DoorDash. Curbside to-go cocktails are available at all locations, as are weekly deals such as $3 tacos and $6 margaritas on Taco Tuesday. 4400 N. Ocean Dr., Lauderdale-by-the-Sea; 954-530-3763; tacocraft.com. Additional Broward location in downtown Fort Lauderdale.
Tap 42. American gastropub Tap 42 is open for takeout. Specials include $3 bottled or canned beers; 50 percent off the entire wine list; a "Quarantine & Grill" menu with wholesale raw proteins available for purchase at discounted prices; and bottomless brunch packages (starting at $25) comprising sparkling wine and juice pairings. 3111 N. University Dr., Coral Springs; 954-688-6944; tap42.com. Additional Broward location in Fort Lauderdale.
Tarpon River Brewing. Four-packs, six-packs, and crowlers, along with items off the food menu, are available at Tarpon River for takeout or delivery through Delivery Dudes. 280 SW Sixth St., Fort Lauderdale; 954-353-3193; tarponriverbrewing.com.
Temple Street Eatery. This Asian-fusion restaurant is open for pickup and delivery via Delivery Dudes. Thirty percent of all gift card sales are being distributed to the staff. 416 N. Federal Hwy., Fort Lauderdale; 754-701-0976; templestreeteatery.com.
The Terrace Grill. Takeout and delivery through Delivery Dudes are available at this American restaurant. The Terrace Grill is offering 20 percent off all orders, as well as 50 percent off for hospitality/restaurant industry employees, first responders, nurses, and doctors with valid ID. 299 N. Federal Hwy., Fort Lauderdale; 954-945-9500; theterracegrill.com.
Tijuana Taxi Co. Mexican, Tex-Mex and margarita utopia open for takeout and delivery via Uber Eats and Delivery Dudes. TTC's rotating specials are featured on Facebook, including a $25 family taco kit, $7 margaritas and $3 bottles of Corona or Modelo with any takeout order. 1015 S. Federal Hwy., Deerfield Beach; 954-708-2775; tijuanataxico.com. Additional locations in Davie and Coral Springs.
Wilton Creamery. Wilton Manors ice cream shop renowned for homemade unique flavors open for takeout and delivery via Postmates. Specials include $5 pints, $10 quarts, with a selection of non-dairy and sugar-free options. 2301 Wilton Drive #C4, Wilton Manors; 954-565-1183; wiltoncreamery.com.
Wilton Wings. The Wilton Manors restaurant — renowned for its wings, sandwiches, and fries — is open for takeout and delivery through Grubhub and Uber Eats. Wilton Wings' full menu is available, as are periodic specials such as 75-cent wings on Wednesdays. 1428 NE Fourth Ave., Fort Lauderdale; 954-462-9696; wiltonwings.com.