A drive down Federal Hwy in Boca revealed three new spots…
A sign for a new place called “HOWARD’S FAMOUS CORNED BEEF AND DELI” is now up at 3571 N. Federal Hwy, Boca Raton, FL 33431 - former location of Romano’s Italian Restaurant, about 3 blocks S of Spanish River Blvd. A FB post from Jan 11 says “we hope to open shortly”.
About a mile south, near 20th St and Federal, Los Tacos by Chef Omar also looks to be “coming soon”. This is just a few doors down from the new Boca outpost of Relish, the burger joint from the Northwood area of PB.
Article on Los Tacos from the spring here: http://www.browardpalmbeach.com/resta…
Then, back up north towards the Delray line (6450 N Fed), the building that has been Too Big For Many Concepts Over The Past Decade (9,000 Sq Ft) is now going to get another go-round. “Something or Other Cantina” is all I could make out as I drove by. Hope they have better luck than…
Player’s Sports Lounge
Neighborhood Sports Bar
Well, at last a place that has stuck there - Crazy Uncle Mike’s. The owner knows what he’s doing… and it’s a good rare combo of live music, indoor and outdoor, sports but not too much, food for the popular palate, and good craft beer brewed on site.
I enjoy it, and it seems to be doing quite well after more than a year.