Foodies rejoice! Boca Restaurant Month is returning to Boca Raton for its second consecutive year. This month-long celebration of local cuisine is the perfect opportunity to sample innovative creations from the city’s best chefs.
Lasting throughout the month of September, Boca Restaurant Month aims to promote Boca Raton’s incredible array of culinary experiences, featuring a mixture of new and repeat restaurants from last year’s inaugural restaurant month. Thirty-two participating restaurants will feature a three-course prix fixe dinner menu priced between $36 and $40, not including tax or gratuity. Plus, three-course prix fixe lunch menus are priced between $21 and $25, not including tax or gratuity.
This is the perfect opportunity to sample some of Boca’s finest dining establishments presenting their finest dishes at a reasonable price.
Explore the diverse array of restaurants participating in Boca Restaurant Month this year. You’ll find everything from Italian to New American, seafood eateries to steakhouses, and everything in between. Peruse each menu specially created for this event to know exactly what to expect during your visit!
Take a look at some of our top nine *favorite* restaurants participating in Boca Restaurant Month, designated by an asterisk and special banner!
Bazille in Nordstrom | American | Menu | Location — Chic and inviting American eatery tucked in the Nordstrom at the Town Center at Boca Raton, serving appetizers, salads, brick-oven pizzas, homemade desserts, and more.
*Boca Landing | Seafood | Menu | Location
Photo Courtesy of Waterstone Resort & Marina
Boca Landing is a picturesque waterfront eatery located in the Waterstone Resort & Marina. Whether you’re a guest of the resort or a local resident, enjoy exceptional Intracoastal views while you dine al fresco on one of the best outdoor patios in Boca Raton. At Boca Landing, Chef Matthew Mixon creates imaginative cuisine debuting the region’s freshest seasonal flavors, which perfectly complement the selection of handcrafted cocktails and fine wines. From a bountiful European breakfast to a grilled steak or local seafood dish, Boca Landing has it all.
*Ke’e Grill | Seafood | Menu | Location
Photo Courtesy of Ke’e Grill
This vibrant seafood restaurant is a hidden gem in Boca. With both a tropical and sophisticated feel, Ke’e Grill provides an ideal setting for a special occasion — or lack thereof. The menu is packed with creative dishes, with a special emphasis on all things seafood. For Boca Restaurant Month, select one item from each course, including an appetizer, an entree, and a dessert. And all year long, Ke’e Grill remains of the best fine dining destinations in the city.
*Max’s Grille | New American | Location
Photo Courtesy of Max’s Grille
If you prefer dining al fresco, Max’s Grille is an excellent option, as it has one of the best outdoor patios in Boca Raton. Plus, this eatery in the heart of Mizner Park is the perfect place to unwind after a busy day of shopping. The bar at Max’s Grille seamlessly extends from the inside to the beautiful patio, where you’ll find more seating under the shade or in the sun. The elevated New American dishes and robust drink menu at Max’s Grille are made all the better by airy surrounds and an overall classy atmosphere.
Photo Courtesy of Ouzo Bay
It’s all about freshness at this stunning modern eatery. Ouzo Bay serves an array of Greek dishes, including wild catches from around the world, grass-fed lamb, and prime dry aged meats. Eating here is like reserving a table on the Mediterranean, as each bite offers authentic flavors beautifully combined with age-old recipes. The world-class bar and lounge at Ouzo Bay serves handcrafted cocktails, small-batch whiskeys, and one of the most extensive Ouzo selections on the East Coast.
*Ramen Lab Eatery | Ramen | Location
Photo Courtesy of Ramen Lab Eatery
Ramen Lab Eatery is the first authentic ramen restaurant in Boca Raton. The fast-casual, counter-serve eatery is a perfect place for a quick lunch — especially during Boca Restaurant Month! Ramen Lab specializes in ramen, staying true to the bowl concept, which includes donburi and poke bowls. They emphasize sustainable food made fresh and make their own ramen noodles in-house, complemented by the thick, rich broth found in each ramen bowl. Discover an array of authentic toppings, from tender pork chashu to a perfectly cooked and seasoned poached egg.
Photo Courtesy of SaiKo-i
The chic and modern interior of SaiKo-i creates the perfect setting for enjoying the authentic and innovative dishes of this renowned Japanese restaurant. SaiKo-i is a sushi lounge and hibachi grill with a range of choices to suit every palate. Each dish is prepared with the finest of ingredients and an authentic recipe, complete with a striking presentation. Stop by SaiKo-i for lunch ($22) or dinner ($38) during Boca Restaurant Month to sample the best of their sushi menu and other Japanese dishes.
*Tanzy Restaurant | Italian | Menu | Location
Photo Courtesy of Tanzy Restaurant
Nestled inside iPic Theaters, Tanzy Restaurant is an excellent option for date night in Boca Raton. This artisanal Italian eatery and lounge serves a selection of pasta, flatbreads, and wines in a cozy, intimate space. The carefully curated menu at Tanzy draws inspiration from Italy’s Amalfi region, featuring exceptional coastal touches and classic flavors and ingredients. Traditional methods are combined with the adventurous to create a bold and inspiring meal — no matter what you choose from the three-course prix fixe menu during Boca Restaurant Month.
*The Locale | New American | Menu | Location
Photo Courtesy of The Locale
Experience rich, bold flavors found throughout the continent without traveling far at all. The Locale is a New American eatery with a special Latin flair, utilizing quality ingredients, which are well-prepared and deliciously composed into unique offerings. The beautiful and elegant space of The Locale sets the tone for an enjoyable dining experience, whether you’re indulging with a full meal or simply stopping by during happy hour. After all, The Locale is one of our favorite fine dining restaurants in the city!
*True Food Kitchen | New American | Menu | Location
Photo Courtesy of Jeffrey Tholl via True Food Kitchen
True Food Kitchen believes that “eating well is always in season” — and we certainly agree! This health-focused eatery in the Town Center of Boca Raton offers a wide array of healthy dishes, with plenty of vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free options. The vibrant and plant-filled interior perfectly complements the fresh and flavor-filled dishes you’ll find at True Food. Stop by this modern eatery for lunch ($25) or dinner ($36) during Boca Restaurant Month to sample some of the best plates!
What Boca restaurants are you dying to try this month? Let us know in the comments below!