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Chef Dooley

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1735 S. Military Trail, Deerfield Beach, FL
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Oceanside, New York
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46 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This quiet restaurant has very good food, in Northern Italian style. Everything is prepared very well and served with a beautiful presentation. The staff is available and ready to serve. Nothing has to be requested. Water is refilled, bread basket, kept filled. Your dinner includes an appetizer or soup, as well as dessert and coffee for the price of the... More 

Thank chalkit35
Deerfield Beach, Florida
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Been there many times Phillipe is the Matre De and is awesome the wait staff are very knowledgeable as well as friendly I've had 5 different entrees and all were very good!! Dooley the chef and sometimes Phillipe are very consistent !!!! Would recommend as great value/price and food as well!!!

Thank Joyboyrob
Deerfield Beach, Florida, United States
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

WE went for dinner the food was excellent, the service fine, we found the atmosphere very pleasent, we had friends from ny with us they were very impressed with the whole experience.

Thank Steve E
Boca Raton, Florida
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1,184 reviews
854 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 605 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

The main attraction is the good price. The price of the main includes appetizer, dessert, and coffee or tea as well. Good price, Yes. Food, just mediocre.

Thank Mark W
Boca Raton, Florida
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

I have experienced this restaurant several times now. Each and every time the service is excellent with the food being even better. Personally I like the Duck as well as their trout dish

1 Thank Briand50847
Toronto, Canada
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30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

This place is hopping, so you need a reservation. (It is not a huge place, and the only reason I gave it 4 out of 5 was because it was so busy that it was noisy.) The staff are very friendly, personable, and attentive. The food was very good. The three course meal is a great deal. It included an... More 

1 Thank Denis M
Toronto, Canada
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33 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016

Really busy place. Reservations only. Great service. Servers are fast but friendly too! Mostly Italian restaurant but I had the duck special and it was amazing. Gnocchi looked great and so did the veal parmigiana. Would definitely go back.

1 Thank James P
Burlington, Canada
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016

Once again, Chef Dooley has not let us down. Food delicious, service great and good value for your dollar.

2 Thank Retiree216
Boca Raton, Florida
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424 reviews
213 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2016

Extensive Italian menu with complete dinner priced at reasonable cost of entree. From Pasta to seafood, chicken or veal you won't be disappointed. Crowded, but of course. great value and food.

Thank Marvin G
New York City, New York
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2016

This is my favorite restaurant in the area for Italian food I hesitate to recommend it, because, it is so popular it is almost impossible to get a reservation for the same day. The food is Northern Italian from seafood, chicken, pork and various pasta dishes. The surprise the price of your main dish, includes either soup, salad or an... More 

1 Thank NoelCopp

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1735 S. Military Trail, Deerfield Beach, FL
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Deerfield Beach
  • Phone Number: 954-427-1666

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?