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About The Depot Cabana Bar and Grill

The Depot Cabana Bar & Grill is Fort Lauderdale's only Gay Neighborhood Bar that offers a pool! Come spend your days relaxing poolside while being served cocktails and food. Enjoy the best that South Florida has to offer! The inside offers high ceilings and great views of the pool. With 13 HDTVs, Pool Table, Dart Board and more you can watch your favorite show or sporting event or   challenge your friends to a game of pool and darts!  

Poolside enjoy the South Florida weather while lounging in the sun on one of our Chaises or sitting around a table with your friends drinking cocktails and eating your favorite foods!  The pool offers a refreshing and relaxing way to enjoy your days and evenings with your friends.  Play pool volleyball, soak up the rays and water in a raft or dangle your feet around the edge while enjoying fresh cold cocktails!  

Shawn & Nick's Courtyard Cafe at The Depot Cabana Bar offers a full menu for Lunch or Dinner with great daily specials. Relax and eat by the pool at one of our poolside tables on one of the areas largest outdoor patios or inside at one of our large friendly booths and enjoy time with your friends. 

Inviting Drink Specials are offered day and night along with exciting nightly events.

Make a splash at The Depot Cabana Bar & Grill.

Happy Hour at the Cabana Bar - "Good Drinks, Good  Food, Good Fun, Good Service !!"

       - Mondays all day and night

       - Tuesday - Friday  11:30-8:00pm

       - Friday & Saturday - midnight - close

       - Sunday - 7pm-close

 

Weekly Events

 

Mondays

Texas Hold 'Em Poker 7 p.m. Monday Madness all day and night. $1.99 drinks

Tuesdays

$2 Well Cocktails and Domestic Beer 8 p.m. -midnight. LIVE Entertainment - 1st Tuesday of the Month: A Night w/Jennifer McClain - 2nd Tuesday of the Month: Chuck and Paul - 3rd Tuesday of the month: Drag your ass to the Depot w/Nicolette

Wednesdays

Karaoke with Sally and Stix

(100,000 selections)  - "Wild Wednesdays" - 7 p.m. to 11 p.m - $3.50 Skyy

Thursdays

Thirsty Thursdays -All Day & Night - $2.99 Drinks PLUS Chip Redemtion Day (bring in any chip from any bar - past or present and get one drink of that type - one per person per visit)

Friday Nights 

Friday Fun Night w/Randy Brown. Strobe Light Drink Specials every hour: 8 p.m. - midnight

- $3.50 Fris Vodka Cocktails 8 p.m. to midnight

Saturday Nights

SPLASH Saturdays - College Football, Live Bands and more! Beer Buckets Domestics 5/$12 and Imports $5/15. $4 Pinnacle Cocktails and $5 Pinnacle Cosmos or Martinis -open to midnight  

Sundays

Sunday T Dances Poolside 2-6pm with Local DJ's- Happy Hour Prices. Beer Buckets Domestics 5/$12 and Imports $5/15. Hooker Bingo w/host Pedro from 4 to 6 p.m.  $4 Pinnacle Vodka Cocktails and $5 Pinnacle Cosmos and Martinis 11:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.  "T" Karaoke with host Don Casteel 7:30 p.m. -11 p.m.

 

Enjoy the Pool everyday of the week with refreshing cocktails and great food ! NEVER A COVER CHARGE or DAY PASS

 

Bartenders:

Marc:                  

Friday, Saturday and Sunday 11:30 am – 6:30 pm

Timmy:               

Monday and Tuesday 11:30 am-6:30 pm             

Mark L:               

Sunday, Monday & Tuesday 6:30 pm - midnight.

Terry:

Wednesday & Thursday 11:30 am-6:30 pm

Randy:                 

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday 6:30 pm - midnight

 
 
If you are coming from out of town, find a hotel using this link: Fort Lauderdale Gay and Gay Friendly Hotels
 
Bar Open at 11:30 Daily and Shawn & Nick's Courtyard Cafe #2 open at 12 noon Daily
 
Where is The Depot Cabana Bar & Grill?
2935 N. Federal Hwy.
Fort Lauderdale, Fl.
954-537-7076


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The Depot Restaurant Review

If you have not yet ventured over to Federal Highway to check out the Depot’s new digs, then you need to put it on your list of places to go. . .and soon. The all new Depot is more than just a place to grab a cocktail to wet your whistle, although they still offer some of the best drink specials in town, such as the “all drinks are $1.99 on Mondays. The “grill” part of the Depot’s name is a great clue to the fact they now offer a menu of food to accompany those amazing drinks.

If you and your friends—and the Depot is a great place to hang out with friends—happen to have the munchies, the menu offers an interesting array of options to satisfy your cravings. Try the crab fritters or the coconut shrimp if you feel in a mood for something in the seafood family. Crackling with crunchy deliciousness and yet never greasy, part of the fun is choosing the dipping sauce to go with them. I am partial to the caper mayo. It has the just the right amount of spiciness to keep it interesting and yet not overwhelm the flavors of the crab or the shrimp.

Feeling in the mood for something warm, cozy, and homey? Dive into a bowl of the Smoked Gouda Mac & Cheese. An interesting twist on an old favorite, it is creamy with the just a touch of the Gouda’s smoky flavor to make it unique. It’s an appetizer that will give you that warm, fuzzy feeling inside. The Mac & Cheese is also available as a side to accompany the menu’s sandwiches. Other appetizer options include Fries—loaded or not—Sweet Potato Fries, Loaded Nachos, Jalapeno Poppers, Fried Mushrooms, Shrimp Cocktail, Hushpuppies, and Mozzarella Sticks. Dipping sauce options start with traditional cocktail sauce as well as horseradish mayo, orange marmalade, and sweet and sour.

If you need a little more than a munchie, the menu includes several entrees as well. I am partial to the Mahi Mahi Sandwich because I like the option of having it blackened. The seasonings offer a kick to fish and a contrast to the cool crispness of the lettuce and tomato. The Grilled Chicken Sandwich offers a healthy option that can become more decadent with the addition of cheese and bacon. Go for it! You won’t be sorry. The Cabana Wrap steps away from some more traditional wraps with the addition of goat cheese, cucumber, and balsamic vinaigrette. It is available in chicken, steak, or shrimp varieties. Sometimes a burger is the only thing that will do, and the Depot’s is perfect. Don’t expect a perfectly round pre-formed burger patty here. The burgers are made fresh to order, as are all the dishes on the menu, and they come to you with lettuce, tomato, onion, and pickle. It satisfies that “burger itch” perfectly.

The menu even offers you a “build your own” pasta option with either penne or angel hair pasta. Choose from Marinara, Pomadora, or Pesto Alfredo. Add chicken or shrimp to bump up the protein level if you care to. You will be treated to a warm bowl of soothing, delicious flavors that are sure to calm that gnawing hunger pang in your stomach.

The atmosphere at the new Depot is friendly, laid-back, and comfortable. The large bar area, with individual booths on two sides, dominates the room and offers great seats to check out whatever may be playing on one the many TV screens. Service is friendly, quick, and prompt. But what the Depot offers that no other place in the area has is the outdoor pool and surrounding deck. On our beautiful South Florida winter days, it’s the ideal spot to sip a cocktail, have a bite to eat, and let the cares and worries of the day fade away. One of the Cabana boys will see to it that your drinks are never empty and your food is served promptly. It’s a great location to wile away a sunny afternoon or to enjoy our fantastic winter evenings.

In addition to the great food options, the friendly bar, and the beautiful pool area, the Depot offers a selection of additional entertainment options on various nights: live music, karaoke, or bingo. Call ahead to check out what may be happening on any given night. Comfortable, delicious, affordable, fresh, and friendly—the Depot offers it all. You owe it to yourself to check it out. . .. soon.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Depot's One Year Anniversary
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