The restaurant: Grille 401, 401 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. Steaks, salads, sandwiches and other classic American fare, plus a small selection of sushi options, highlight the menu of this Las Olas bar and grill. Theater-goers from the Broward Center or Parker Playhouse can show their same-day tickets to receive $20 off any bottle of wine $40 or more.
The table: 21. The two-person booth has some privacy in the form of a wood divider and some potted plants, yet still offers a view of the bustling bar and dining room.
Nearby theater: Broward Center for the Performing Arts, 201 SW Fifth Ave., Fort Lauderdale.
Playing next week: Florida Classical Ballet performs Gala on May 29 and June 7; $40-$50. browardcenter.org.