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Hot and Soul: International Soul Food in Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale has no dearth of restaurant options.

Want to throw on your fanciest LBD? Go for it.

Craving something fast and casual? Just take a drive down US1.

Desire dining al fresco? You're sure to find something on Las Olas.

Looking for a small laid-back place with inventive food, great beer, and friendly service? Now you're limiting your options.

Well, Fort Lauderdale recently got its newest 'modern mom-and-pop shop' with craft beer, boutique wine, and innovative menu: Hot and Soul.

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Owned by husband-and-wife chef team Michael Hampton and Christy Samoy, it's an independent neighborhood spot focused on homestyle food from the US and abroad. "We're a lot more turned on by great ethnic restaurants and mom-and-pops," said Hampton. "We get our inspiration from all of these places."

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Sara Ventiera

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