True is Frank Hawkinsí fourth restaurant located in Boca Raton, Florida. Before True, Hawkinsí first owned a restaurant in Baltimore, then the Key West, and Boynton Beach after that before opening True in Boca Raton. Hawkins is a Baltimore native who has been in the restaurant business for a very long time. True is Hawkinsí final restaurant concept he plans to run and hopes to one day franchise the place. Hawkins chose True as the name because it connotes authenticity and everything you will find on the menu is prepared and made to be as authentic as possible. Most meals on the menu are Baltimore inspired, but not all. The most popular dish at True, which makes up 70% of its sales, is their authentic, Baltimore-style Crab Cakes. The crab cakes also come in a slider form because of their popularity. Another of Trueís most popular dishes is their beef brisket sandwich nicknamed the Bun Penny after a defunct famous to-go chain in Baltimore. Along Hawkinsí career he also became very well versed in the wine industry. He has worked in every position from retail salesman to supplier to distributor in the wine business so has a great skill for finding and selecting the best wines. At True they feature very unique, undiscovered gems as Hawkins puts it, and prices the wines at great values that encourage customers to buy an entire bottle rather than just a glass. True offers a regular wine list and daily wine specials as well. To match their style of wines, True also only carries craft beers, many of which are from local Florida breweries. True was ranked #49 in Yelpís Top 100 Places to Eat in Southern Florida confirming that itís a place you canít miss! If youíre in the area and in the mood for delicious crab cakes or any other meal with a tasty Baltimore flare, be sure to check out True!
147 SE 1st Ave
Boca Raton, FL 33432