According to on-line voters in our latest Best of South Florida series, the three winners are as different as the beer they serve.
Original Fat Cats: Located in the bustling Fort Lauderdale entertainment district known as Himmarshee Village, there are more than 75 different beer choices as well as live music, pool, darts and a decidedly young crowd. 320 SW Second St. Fort Lauderdale, 954-467-5867, myspace.com/originalfatcats. Opens at 5 p.m. daily.
Brother Tuckers: It calls itself "an Old World beer and … wine … garden" and takes its name form the Trappist monks who brew some of the finest beer in Belgium. It's draft and bottled selection focuses on Belgian and other Old World-style beer. The menu features inventive pub food. 3332 E Atlantic Blvd., Pompano Beach, 954-785-1984, myspace.com/brothertuckers. Opens at 3 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday.
— John Tanasychuk