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Pa' DeGennaro's Restaurant

4335 N. Ocean Dr.
Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL 33308
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  • Sun-Thu 5pm-10pm, Fri-Sat 5pm-11pm
  • $
  • Catering, Delivery, Kid Friendly, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Private Party, Takeout, Vegetarian Friendly, Wheelchair accessible
  • Dinner
  • Beer/Wine
  • Parking Lot Available
  • Reservations Accepted, Reservations Accepted, Reservations Recommended
Pa' Degennaro's is the invincible old favorite of generations of pasta-craving Lauderdalians, a restaurant that through a couple of makeovers and many chefs has held onto its base clientele like a showman with a mad tiger by the tail. While over the years the interior and the chefs have changed, the food has remained much the same: fantastic. Dishes like Veal DeGennaro (cutlets of veal served with spinach, prosciutto, provolone, marsala-mushroom sauce and linguine) or ziti bolognese (delicately topped with pesto ricotta) have been pleasing the crowds for ages now. We're just sayin' if a spot can garner the attention of fickle South Floridians for so long, there's usually a reason for it.

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