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The 15 Best Mediterranean Restaurants Near Oakland Park

Updated: May 2, 2022

Tabouli, paella, and dolmades - it’s impossible not to love the Mediterranean dishes at these Oakland Park eateries! We surveyed the top review sites and analyzed millions of reviews for the tastiest Mediterranean options. When we want chilled glasses of ouzo with fantastic mezze we head to these Oakland Park venues.

Find the perfect Mediterranean restaurant

Di Valle's Cucina Italiana & Wine Bar

Italian, $$, Oakland ParkItalian, $$Oakland Park, South Corals
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 5.0

Salimar Ceviche Bar

Peruvian, $$, Oakland ParkPeruvian, $$Oakland Park, Harlem McBride
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 5.0

Cucina Caruso Italian Market

Italian, $$, Oakland ParkItalian, $$Oakland Park, Central Business District
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

El Guanaco

Latin, $, Oakland ParkLatin, $Oakland Park, Andrews Gardens
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Cafe Italia Authentic Italian Restaurant Fort Lauderdale

Italian, $$, Oakland ParkItalian, $$Oakland Park, South Corals
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Angelo Elia Pizza Bar Tapas

Pizza, $$, Oakland ParkPizza, $$Oakland Park, Central Corals
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Candela Restaurant

Spanish, $$, Oakland ParkSpanish, $$Oakland Park, Rivers Edge
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

La Bamba III Mexican and Spanish Restaurant

Mexican, $$, Oakland ParkMexican, $$Oakland Park, Central Corals
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Peter Pan Diner

American, $, Oakland ParkAmerican, $Oakland Park, Coral Brook
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

If you travel further

ethos Greek Bistro

Greek, $$, Coconut CreekGreek, $$Coconut Creek
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2021

    Where to Feast on Greek Food in South Florida

    Eater, 2021

Scolapasta Bistro Pasta Shop

Italian, $$$, Fort LauderdaleItalian, $$$Fort Lauderdale, Galt Mile
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline, 2018

    Fort Lauderdale's 5 best spots to splurge on Italian food

    Hoodline, 2018

Greek Islands Taverna

Greek, $$, Fort LauderdaleGreek, $$Fort Lauderdale, Galt Mile
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline, 2018

    Say Opa! Fort Lauderdale's 5 best Greek restaurants

    Hoodline, 2018

Thasos

Italian, $$, Fort LauderdaleItalian, $$Fort Lauderdale, Central Beach Alliance
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5
  • USA Today

    Best Italian Restaurants in Fort Lauderdale

    USA Today

Bistro Mezzaluna

Italian, $$$, Fort LauderdaleItalian, $$$Fort Lauderdale, Harbordale
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • USA Today

    Best Italian Restaurants in Fort Lauderdale

    USA Today

Ruby's by the Sea

Italian, $$, Pompano BeachItalian, $$Pompano Beach, Hillsboro Shores
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Lyft

    Top 6 Most Visited Italian Restaurants in Pompano Beach

    Lyft

How did we curate this list?

We know how time consuming it can be to find the best Mediterranean restaurants in Oakland Park. For these results, 823905 restaurant reviews were analyzed, 16799 restaurants’ Yelp and Google reviews were captured, and exactly 790 lists and articles from Hoodline, Eater and Lyft and others were carefully reviewed by boam. These spots have been featured in Hoodline - Say Opa! Fort Lauderdale's 5 best Greek restaurants, Eater - Where to Feast on Greek Food in South Florida and Lyft - Top 6 Most Visited Italian Restaurants in Pompano Beach. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their available services, so you can stay safe on your terms. Our site gets no money for featuring restaurants in this list – everyone’s earned their place. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Questions & answers

There are 2 Mediterranean restaurants in Oakland Park.

Two of the highest-rated late-night Mediterranean spots are Pita and Company and Candela Restaurant in Oakland Park.

Pita and Company and Candela Restaurant are the highest-rated Mediterranean restaurants offering delivery options in Oakland Park.

Candela Restaurant is the highest-rated Mediterranean restaurant for a date night in Oakland Park.

Pita and Company and Candela Restaurant are the highest-rated Mediterranean restaurants for a quick lunch in Oakland Park.

Drink pairing tips

  • Rosé with your falafel

    A glass of something that counterbalances the dense texture of the falafel should be what you pair your falafel with. You can’t go wrong pairing your food with a pink wine like Rosé.

  • Pair falafel with Chardonnay

    To elevate your falafel experience, we recommend some Chardonnay to go with your dish. This pairing works especially well because this white wine enhances flavour.

  • A next-level match for mushroom risotto

    Experts recommend pairing a mushroom risotto with a glass of Pinot Noir, a popular red wine.

Fun facts

  • The fastest eater

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  • The Erfoud Date Festival

    Take a trip to Morocco during October and you’re in for a surprise. They put on the Erfoud Date Festivalaround October usually. food stands are a given.

  • The ideal pairing

    Should you find yourself on the streets of Italy be sure to sample the local campari one of the country's most classic and popular drinks!

Parking info

Getting a good parking spot in Oakland Park can be tough, and it’s worse if you’re hungry. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen Mediterranean spot.

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