Restaurant review

Oakland Park’s Stout no ordinary Irish pub

 
 
 Chicken Wings are a bestseller at Stout.
Chicken Wings are a bestseller at Stout.
Amy Beth Bennett / Sun Sentinel

If you go

What: Stout Sports Bar & Grill

Where: 3419 N. Andrews Ave., Oakland Park

Rating: Very Good

Contact: 754-223-5678, stoutsportsbarandgrill.com

Cost: Inexpensive-moderate

Hours: Lunch and dinner daily

FYI: Full bar. Free lot parking, free valet on weekends. Major credit cards.


Sun-Sentinel

Soon after opening Stout Irish Bar & Grill 13 months ago, the owners changed its name Stout Sports Bar & Grill. Owner Ed D'Ottavio and his three partners — all of them Irish — realized that customers were looking for much more than shepherd's pie and corned beef and cabbage.

Stout still has plenty of Irish flair, including a deep beer list, a menu section devoted to Irish specialties and a staff trained in the ways of Irish hospitality. It's the kind of neighborhood sports bar I wish were in my neighborhood.

Read the review at Sun-Sentinel.com.

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