The Breakers’ Distinctive Restaurant Experiences Elevate Culinary Excitement in Palm Beach
The Breakers’ Distinctive Restaurant Experiences Elevate Culinary Excitement in Palm Beach
Luxury Hotel Continues to Evolve Dining Concepts and Exclusive, Local Farm Partnerships
PALM BEACH, FL – In the spirit of a true destination resort, The Breakers Palm Beach has cultivated its own finely honed talents to create an inviting array of nine distinct restaurant concepts that entice hotel guests to stay on property, and successfully lure locals to enjoy.
Each restaurant has its own identity forged by a unique culinary theme, a varying level of style and a one-of-a-kind setting. “Our goal is for each dining experience to be recognized in its own right with the appeal of a free-standing restaurant,” said Nick Velardo, director of food and beverage – restaurants of the Five Diamond resort. “As a destination independent of chain affiliation and unhampered by template concepts, we are passionate about delivering a variety of high-quality, dining experiences that entice both hotel guests and local residents,” he continued.
The team’s entrepreneurial-style success encouraged the development of two off-site restaurants – Echo, located only a few blocks from the main hotel on the island of Palm Beach; and Top of The Point, just 10 minutes away across the Intracoastal Waterway atop the Phillips Point building in downtown West Palm Beach.
In collaboration with famed hospitality designer, Adam Tihany, The Breakers has introduced an exciting new drinking and eating experience unlike any other in Palm Beach. The name HMF, honors The Breakers’ legendary founder, Henry Morrison Flagler. Designed to enchant its guests, the completely re-imagined space is an ode to the classic "Palm Beach cocktail culture," offering a lively, glamorous, unique experience.
This incredible bar concept features an extensive menu of sensational food, combining an innovative take on sharing plates representing multiple cuisines, with handcrafted cocktails ranging from the vintage to the experimental, and a carefully curated wine list – all designed to surprise and delight the senses.
Breakfast is served in the comfortable elegance of this magnificent room, crowned by an intricate, hand-painted ceiling complemented by splendid ocean views. Breakfast is presented in an extensive buffet featuring hot and cold stations, or guests may order from an appetizing à la carte menu. The Circle is also home to The Breakers renowned Sunday Brunch, a true Palm Beach tradition. Open daily. Casual and sportswear is the customary attire; resortwear is recommended for Sunday Brunch.
The Beach Club Restaurant
A stylishly, relaxed setting for informal, al fresco dining and drinks, this indoor/outdoor restaurant overlooks the Atlantic Ocean and welcomes guests with an aura of casual sophistication and a décor of rich wood tones and contemporary seaside hues. Serving both à la carte and buffet breakfast, and a lunch menu featuring share plates, entrée salads, sandwiches and flatbreads all inspired by the local seasonal ingredients. Open daily for breakfast and lunch. Exclusively for hotel guests and club members. Casualwear is the customary attire; bathing suit cover-ups requested.
Flagler Steakhouse - Re-imagined November 2013 Located on the second floor of The Breakers’ Ocean Clubhouse, this modern and vibrant take on the iconic steakhouse concept has re-emerged with a timeless social club vibe, framed by a stylish red, white and blue decor. A destination for outstanding steak, cocktails and wine, its expanded menu also includes a premier selection of fish, Italian favorites, classic broiler items, and savory sides. Indoor and outdoor seating on the fulling climate-controlled terrace with panoramic views of the golf course. Open daily for lunch, dinner and cocktails, as well as Sunday brunch. Resort wear is the customary attire for lunch and Sunday brunch; Evening resort wear is the customary attire for dinner.
The Seafood Bar
This oceanfront restaurant features fresh seasonal fish and seafood – the best in South Florida. Serving 10-15 types of seafood on any given day with a focus on seasonal availability – a perfect destination for discerning seafood lovers. Signature aquarium bars; vaulted, open-beam ceilings and a warm, inviting environment, create the perfect atmosphere for dining or cocktails. Offers an extensive list of wines by the glass. Open daily for lunch, dinner and late-night bar menu. Resortwear is the customary attire.
The Italian Restaurant
This family-friendly restaurant serves home-style, casual Italian fare, featuring an à la carte menu of pizzas baked in a brick oven, fresh pastas, grilled specialties and more. Adults and children enjoy prompt service and a great kids menu. Once children finish their meal – typically in advance of their parents – they can be supervised in the adjacent Family Entertainment Center. Open daily for dinner. Casual and resortwear are the customary attire.
The Ocean Grill
A beachside bar and grill with views of the pool and beach with panoramic views of the 10th green of The Ocean Golf Course, this restaurant offers casual luncheon fare in a setting reminiscent of a seaside cottage. Open daily for lunch. Exclusively for hotel guests and club members. Casualwear is the customary attire; bathing suit cover-ups requested.
The Surf Break Opened July 2013
Nestled between the Active and South Pools, The Surf Break is an open-air oasis where guests may relax with a refreshing cocktail, frozen drink, ice cold beer or light bite amidst tranquil breezes, breathtaking ocean views, and a favorite broadcast on four flat screen TVs. Open daily weather permitting. Exclusively for hotel guests and club members. Casualwear is the customary attire; bathing suit cover-ups requested.
Top of The Point
Located atop the Phillips Point East Tower in downtown West Palm Beach, South Florida’s finest, penthouse-level restaurant features delectiable modern American cuisine with global influences, and equally dazzling views of the Intracoastal Waterway, Atlantic Ocean and Palm Beach. At day’s end, guests can relax at the bar to behold magical sunsets, while enjoying specialty cocktails or sommelier-selected wines with unique appetizers; or enjoy a savory dinner of seasonal soups, salads, prime and natural meats and fresh seafood. Top of The Point is also a popular destination for after-dinner drinks and desserts. Resortwear is the customary attire.
Situated only a few minutes from The Breakers in the heart of Palm Beach, the stylish and highly popular Echo features four distinct cuisines of Asia, spotlighting the aromatic and flavorful specialties of China, Japan, Thailand and Vietnam. Its innovatively designed menu is categorized according to the Five Elements: Wind (small plates to begin the journey); Water (sushi, seafood, and shellfish); Fire (creations from the wok); Earth (meat, and poultry); and Flavor (desserts and sweets). An impressive cocktail menu and wine list, which includes numerous selections from top boutique wineries, complements Echo’s bold Asian flavors. Open for dinner and happy hour. Resortwear is the customary attire.
About The Breakers Palm Beach
One of America’s legendary resort destinations, this 540-room, Italian Renaissance-style hotel resides on 140 acres of oceanfront property in the heart of Palm Beach. The Breakers was founded in 1896 and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and continues to thrive independent of chain affiliation. Renowned for its gracious service, the modern classic resort indulges its clientele, whether couples on a romantic getaway, multi-generational travelers on a family vacation or large gatherings in celebration. Its timeless atmosphere -- from its magnificent interiors to its artfully designed landscape -- has been renewed in a style of relaxed elegance.
A multi-faceted destination, The Breakers features 36 holes of championship golf, including the Ocean Course and The Breakers Rees Jones® Course; 10 Har-Tru tennis courts; luxury spa; a breathtaking oceanfront with a half-mile of private beach, Mediterranean-style beach club, as well as luxury beach bungalows for daytime-rental, four oceanfront pools, five whirlpool spas and a variety of water sports; a Family Entertainment Center and an extensive program of family and children’s activities. Nine distinctive restaurants and nine bars, with settings ranging from casual beachfront to stylishly sophisticated, including HMF, the resort’s destination for social drinking and eating and the newly transformed Flagler Steakhouse; as well as an array of on-site boutiques, are all owned and managed by the resort. The Breakers is recognized as a AAA Five Diamond property and has earned numerous accolades for its commitment to the environment, community service and the quality of life it provides to its employees. For reservations or more information, contact the resort toll-free at 1-888-BREAKERS (273-2537), (561) 655-6611, visit www.thebreakers.com, or contact your travel professional.