New Caribbean-American Fusion Restaurant at Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach

Now Serving Everyone’s Favorite Meal


Fort Lauderdale, FL September 27, 2019 – Recently opened Caribbean-American fusion restaurant, Steelpan, is now offering an island-inspired brunch.  Featuring the multi-cultural flavors of South Florida, Steelpan is inviting guests to revel in the Florida sunshine while overlooking the golden coastline as they enjoy a weekend brunch Saturdays or Sundays from opening to 2 p.m.  

“We are excited to continue to expand our menu and open our doors to guests for a delicious new way to brunch,” says Eduardo Fernandez, General Manager of Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach. “At Steelpan, our goal is to cater to travelers and locals alike, offering menus that evolve from day to evening.”

The newly introduced brunch menu offers a variety of playful breakfast items unique to Steelpan including the “Island French Toast” (pictured left), stuffed with guava and cream cheese and topped with cinnamon dust and seasonal berries. Classic options are also available including eggs Benedict with a choice of smoked salmon or Canadian bacon and the Chef’s omelet, which varies daily.

For guests with a heartier appetite, Steelpan’s brunch menu also includes “Steak & Eggs” island-style – featuring a 10 oz. Delmonico ribeye steak, two eggs sunny side up, smashed breakfast potatoes, poblano crema, and tomato salad.  Both days offer a bottomless option which is sure to set the tone for a weekend of relaxation. Unlimited mimosas, Prosecco, and Bloody Mary’s are available for $18 per person, plus tax and gratuity.

As with Steelpan’s breakfast, lunch and dinner menus, the new brunch menu features fresh, locally sourced ingredients in all dishes thoughtfully curated by Chef Kevin Baker. Weekend brunch is one of the many offerings Steelpan has for travelers and the local community including a recently launched live music program three nights a week – inviting in musicians from varied backgrounds, ongoing mixology lessons, and all-day drink specials.  Guests are invited to bask in the sun and ocean breeze at Steelpan’s (pictured right) oceanfront patio as they enjoy a taste of the Caribbean.

For more information on Steelpan or to make a reservation, visit or call 1.954.302.5252. To stay in the loop on Steelpan’s latest news, follow the restaurant on Instagram @SteelpanFTL.


About Steelpan

Steelpan is a unique Caribbean-American concept inspired by the multi-cultural island flavors of South Florida. Located within Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach, Steelpan evolves into a vibrant and interactive gathering place as the day and menu turn. Open throughout the day for breakfast, lunch, “snack time”, dinner and now weekend brunch, the menu reflects the regional treasures of salty fishermen and rum runners.  The celebration of the region’s cuisine and culture extends to Steelpan’s drink menu, boasting eclectic and innovative tropical cocktails alongside an extensive wine list.


About Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach

Recipient of TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence, the newly reimagined Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach features 240 guest rooms including 23 spectacular suites, boasting panoramic views of the seven-mile stretch of Fort Lauderdale Beach or the Intracoastal Waterway. Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach provides a new level of hospitality to the Fort Lauderdale market by offering travelers a sense of place, not just a place to stay. Catering to both business and leisure travelers, the hotel is centrally located on the corner of Sunrise Boulevard and A1A, only 8 miles from Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport and just minutes from the Las Olas Arts & Entertainment District and Port Everglades.  Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach offers an authentic, local experience to guests and locals alike, brought to life through the brand’s signature Food is Art, Liquid Art and Daily Delights programs, in addition to the all-new Steelpan kitchen and bar.


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