When youíre in Oakland Park, Florida, eat where the locals eat at well known hotspot Corinto Restaurant. Jose Sr. bought the business in February 2005 and has been a local favorite since. While Jose Sr. and wife Rosa enjoy time away from the restaurant, you can always find their daughter Fatima and son Jose Jr. running the show, which they do with expertise. Fatima takes care of the front of the house and you can find Jose Jr. running the kitchen. The family run and operated Corinto Restaurant has something for everyone on their menu.The extensive menu ranges from classic American diner food to classic Cuban dishes. You canít go wrong ordering any sub on the menu with freshly baked bread sourced from the local bakery. One of the most popular subs ordered is the Cuban Sandwich, featuring fresh roasted pork. Fatima, along with many other fans, will tell you this beats any Cuban Sandwich you could find in Miami.Also check out the Churrasco Sub, grilled skirt steak that is topped with sauteed peppers, onions, and mushrooms. A popular dinner item, although many order it for any meal any time of the day, is the Skirt Steak platter. Choose two sides to go along with your steak. Pick from either plantains, veggies, rice, beans, or fries. If you were to ask Fatima what she would order for lunch, hands down sheíd be ordering the Greek Salad. She exclaims, ìThe salads are huge!î So even if you decide to eat light, youíre still guaranteed to leave full.If youíre in the mood for something different, why not try the Cantaloupe juice? If youíre in a hurry in the morning, get your coffee fix and order the Cafe con leche. There is a beer and wine list as well. Give Corinto Restaurant a try and you will not be disappointed!
4390 N Dixie Hwy
Oakland Park, FL 33334