LaSpada's Quietly Opened in Fort Lauderdale on Friday
Known for their extra large made-to-order subs, the almost 40 year-old South Florida staple has made our Best Of... lists countless times, most recently in 2009.
Fort Lauderdale store manager Hailey Burke-Morgan, who previously worked at the Lauderdale-by-the-Sea (LBS) location for seven years, said that the paperwork for the license took awhile to process, but once approved on Wednesday, she set the date to open on Friday for the company's biggest location yet at 1600 square feet.
|LaSpada's General Manager and meat master Phil Kappes makes hoagie greatness at the Fort Lauderdale opening on Friday.|
The new store is relatively hidden, just east of the Southport Shopping Center. When asked about their super secret location, LaSpada's General Manager Phil Kappes laughed. "We never make anything easy," he said. "But when you get here, it's worth it."
And soon, west Broward County may get their own hoagie heaven. Kappes said they are looking into property in Pembroke Pines for their next location.
LaSpada's - 17th St. Causeway
1495-D SE 17th ST
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
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