Fine Italian Restaurant & Bar


Welcome to 
Casa del Mare Ristorante by executive Chef Fabio Vaccarella

The authentic Italian restaurant in Fort Lauderdale


Award winning Chef Fabio Vaccarella was born and raised in Palermo, Sicily. He is the 3rd generation of passionate and talented Italian Chefs who have dedicated their lives to culinary and carried their passion and family tradition with love and dedication. When Fabio was only fourteen years of age, his father took him by the hand and shared the old man’s love for food, exposing Fabio to a diversity of flavors still found today in Chef Vaccarella’s dishes.

Today, as an Executive Chef and Owner of “Casa Del Mare Ristorante”, Chef Fabio aims to portray his culinary grandeur to a discriminating clientele and for all to enjoy.

“Buon Appetito!”

Call us at (954) 537-1722

Here at Casa del Mare we are fully committed to the safety and well being of our team and clients, so with this in mind, we have taken measures to ensure the restaurant is up to the highest of standards to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 amongst our community.

What We Are Doing:

Extra cleaning, disinfecting, and sanitization of the salon following guidelines from the government, WHO & CDC.
- Implemented social distancing at all tables.
- Germicidal UV lights installed to our air conditioning system.
- Hand sanitizer & wipes on each table.
- The staff wears masks at all times.
- Regular hand washing and glove-wearing.
- Reduction of teams working at once.
- Disposable Menu.

About COVID-19

New Client Guidelines & Policies:

-Please do not come to the restaurant if you are feeling sick/showing symptoms of COVID-19.

-Please call to cancel or reschedule your reservation.

-All clients are required to wear a mask at all times in the restaurant, except while eating.

-Please attend to be seated alone and without pets.

-Please limit yourself to one personal item.

-Please do not be late for your reservation.

Waiting will not be permitted inside the restaurant. You will only be allowed inside at the time of your reservation.

To help our neighborhood, we will continue to provide direct personal delivery to anyone within a mile distance from our facility that will be in the necessity of our services.

Feel free to contact us directly at (954) 537-1722 to order.

Stay Safe.

Chef Fabio Vaccarella

Chef Fabio Vaccarella

Casa del Mare, an exclusive Italian restaurant in Fort Lauderdale, FL, is the ideal choice if you want to enjoy excellent fresh fish specialties. The Italian restaurant menu ranges from appetizers to desserts. Here, it is possible to taste a wide selection of pasta, seafood, and meat specialties - only high quality and certified natural products.

Casa del Mare is the place for all the occasions: from breakfast to lunch; from the afternoon aperitif to dinner. We organize a personalized and high-quality catering service for important lunches or dinners, for your special event, ceremony, party, business lunch and/or dinner.

Casa del Mare, a restaurant furnished in modern style and equipped with all comforts, is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. It's the perfect solution for spending pleasant moments, enjoying good food, with friends, family, or your special one. 

The Restaurant

We offer our clients a variety of dishes. All prepared with the highest level of care to remain fully satisfied with your choice. You will see, from the beginning to the end, how much the traditional flavors of our dishes will amaze and please your palate. 

The staff will also offer you the opportunity to discover all the different dishes. We love serving you with a big smile.  Food preparation is carried out with the utmost precision and care. The quality is never absent.

Besides, you will breathe a familiar and Italian atmosphere. And have the sensation of being and eating somewhere in Italy.

And many other tasty variations able to remain well impressed in your mind and will conquer your palate. 

Among Mediterranean specialties 'Casa del Mare' proposes:

  • Seafood Salad - a fresh mixture made of red shrimps, clams, tuna, octopus, calamari over mixed greens and lemon vinaigrette;
  • Impepata di cozze - mussels steamed in white wine, parsley and lightly spicy;
  • Tuna tartare - bigeye tuna tartare with avocado, rice basmati, and spicy citrus soy sauce;
  • Linguine alle vongole - fresh manila clams, Evo, organic garlic and Sicilian chili;
  • Risotto Alla Pescatora - vialone nano rice, locally sourced seafood, grape tomatoes;

If you are a true fan of fish-based menus, you have the opportunity to taste many dishes belonging to the Mediterranean cuisine and which have, at the base, fish as the main ingredient. The chef Fabio Vaccarella with his team, specialized in the preparation of these dishes, will recreate all the Italian recipes. All you have to do is come in, choose an Italian specialty from our menu, and you will definitely enjoy a perfect meal whose flavor will address you back to Italy.

Catering & Wedding Services  • Private Events

Casa del Mare provides many options that will definitely meet your needs and surpass your standards, no matter if you are looking for a regeneration dinner or a lunch for an anniversary.

The extensive customized menu and wine list always features crowds and, of course, includes home-made pastas, meat and vegetarian dishes as well as our unforgettable, home-made desserts.

We will happily amend the menu to match your tastes and dietary needs as well as your budget.

We look forward to helping you schedule your event, Please consider "Casa del Mare" for all of your catering needs.

We recommend 48 hours notification for all orders in order to ensure a smooth event. It is possible to place the same day orders, but subject to availability.

Let us organize your Wedding on the Beach

We have elegant packages for nearly any budget. Offering a comprehensive range of services, from the complete wedding event organization, to full wedding catering services for your private wedding.

Book a Table

Please use the widget below for parties up to 10 peoples. For larger parties, please call us (954) 537-1722 to speak with a manager.

619 N Ft Lauderdale Beach Blvd
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304

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619 N Ft Lauderdale Beach Blvd
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304

Opening Hours

  • Everyday

    7 am - 11.00 pm

  • Breakfast

    7 am - 11.45 am

  • Lunch

    11.45 am - 4 pm

  • Dinner

    4 pm - 11 pm

Call for Reservations

(954) 537-1722
Bookings from 11 am - 8 pm

  • Happy Hour

    Everyday 3 pm to 7 pm