Chico's Place

4819 N. Dixie Highway
Lighthouse Point, FL 33064


  • Daily 11am-11pm
  • $$, $$$
  • Delivery, Private Party, Takeout
  • Dinner, Lunch
  • Beer/Wine
  • Parking Lot Available
  • Reservations Accepted
At this unassuming Portuguese restaurant, there's cod-and-jumbo-clam stew; deep-fried cod with onions and fried potatoes in garlic sauce; grilled cod with steamed potatoes, olive oil, and garlic sauce; cod covered in onions and mayonnaise with mashed potatoes; and a lot more. Of the 30 or so entrées on the regular menu, 15 are cod dishes and none are poultry (though there are a couple on the smaller Brazilian menu). Don't try to go low-fat or low-carb. Olive oil is good for you, and more important, hearty comfort food is what they do best.

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  • Bacalhalia
    Thursday, August 17, 2006 at 4 a.m. by Steve Koppelman

    Until about six months ago, Chico's Place (4819 N. Dixie Hwy., Deerfield Beach, 954-420-0088) was a Portuguese bar in the middle of Broward's Little Brazil. With the addition of Chef Daniel Menezes, some white tablecloths, and a new...

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