Cafe Lurcat’s chef-driven menu features sophisticated American comfort food prepared from fresh seasonal ingredients. Quell your cravings with one of our menu traditions including: Tuna Tartare, Pot Roast with Red Wine and Chilean Sea Bass marinated with Miso. Bar Lurcat offers a casual “small plates” menu available for happy hour, dinner and late night dining where guests can relax, socialize and enjoy serious wine with great food. Enjoy Cafe Lurcat’s Seasonal Voyage Menu: Experience the taste of ITALIAN RIVIERA with a sampling of our new Voyage menu.
A former Lurcat sous chef, Chef Fabio returns to the restaurant from his most recent role as a sous chef at The Continental. He joined the D’Amico & Partners full-service restaurant team in 2014 as a line cook at the former Masa and quickly worked his way up to sous chef there. His background also includes kitchen roles at Marco Prime, where he was part of the opening team, and Shula’s. Originally from Santiago de Cali, Colombia, Chef Fabio was a member of the country’s Deportivo Cali semi-pro soccer team. His passion for food and cooking emerged when his family moved to the U.S. in 2001. Eagar to learn and driven to achieve like a true pro, he set out on his mission to tackle this new career goal by tending bar to pay for his Miami Culinary Institute culinary arts degree.
BEST SALADS - Apple, Cheese, and Chive Salad - The pyramid-shaped signature salad at Lurcat stacks manchego cheese and apple sticks sprinkled with chives and dressed with a simple blend of extra-virgin olive oil, salt, and pepper. The contrasting textures and tastes create a sensation that has long resided on the menu’s permanent “Traditions” section.
BEST LATE NIGHT / HAPPY HOUR- Honorable Mention
READER'S CHOICE AWARD FINALIST - Creative & Inventive Menu - Readers picked their favorites in Southwest Florida.
CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE
In a word, lovely. The decor, the staff, the presentation- I honestly felt like a princess...High quality food, beautiful decor, and outstanding service. Definitely come for this Sunday date deal or splurge for that special someone!
BEST 10 HAPPY HOURS - Our favorite places to kick off the weekend or an especially festive weeknight, plus plenty more on drinking in Southwest Florida
TOP 100 AL FRESCO RESTAURANTS IN AMERICA Voted by 10 million verified diners!
Award of Distinction
Top Ten Wine Lists
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BEST BITE : CAFE LURCAT POST ROAST - We're swooning over this high-end comfort food. As soon as its copper lid is lifted tableside revealing the mélange within, you know you’re in for a treat. Plump pearl onions, sweet carrots and meat so tender it slices like butter compose the ultimate high-end comfort food.
BEST DESSERTS - Warm Cinnamon-Sugar Donuts, made minutes after you order a dozen, these miniature donuts arrive warm and sugary with the right touch of cinnamon and—ta-da!—a side of rich chocolate sauce for dipping. Enjoy them after dinner in the café, at weekend brunch, or for a late-night sweet-tooth snack in the bar.
BEST FARM TO TABLE - Honorable Mention