LUX Restaurant & Bar Awards 2019

Page 92 LUX Restaurant & Bar Awards 2019 Aiming for a unique take on fine dining, Scott’s is an award-winning eatery that draws on its Owner’s passion for delicious, flavourful food and welcoming hospitality to create something truly exceptional. Celebrity Chef Scott Earick creates a unique dining experience combining food from around the world and his own creative style. Scott’s uses the best high quality and freshest ingredients available, including locally caught fish and prime steak, to create innovative modern dishes. All of the staff at Scott’s are well-trained, and knowledgeable about each dish, every ingredient and all wines and spirits so that they can offer diners the exceptional level of service they expect. The decor is whimsical and classy, with fine art and colorful flourishes. Guests are greeted immediately, and shown to their table in the intimate dining room, and as such they feel welcome and comfortable from the moment they arrive at Scott’s. Founder Scott Earick himself shops daily for the freshest ingredients, then oversees everything that leaves his kitchen. As time allows, he visits the dining room, chatting with guests and ensuring they are having a memorable meal. This personal approach ensures that guests feel welcomed and comfortable whilst they enjoy delicious dishes which Scott himself designs and helps to create. This personal approach is crucial to ensuring the eatery’s ongoing success, as the dining market has changed over the years and today presentation and service excellence are both of vital importance. In the more than 13 years since Scott’s on Fifth opened, social media has made food criticism a popular hobby. As review sites are now so prevalent, restaurateurs and chefs have to be at the top of their game with every dish. It is no longer enough for food to taste good, it has to look beautiful too, and as such, Scott works hard to make that happen. Scott’s on Fifth is an elegantly fun upscale restaurant just a few steps from the Atlantic Ocean. We profile the eatery to find out more and explore the secrets behind its popularity. Scott’s on Fifth Most Unique Dining Experience 2019 - Brevard County Florida As part of his focus on quality, Scott trains his staff personally, relaying his vision and goals for the restaurant. Two of his five employees have been with him for several years, and they are able to help oversee quality and consistency among newer hires. This ensures that every guest receives the same exceptional hospitality that they expect every time they visit Scott’s. In the 1980s, Scott had a recurring role on the Italian soap opera “La Piovra,” and in the 1990s, he hosted the television show “Capital Dish” in Tallahassee, so he’s no stranger to the spotlight. He works hard to maintain a global presence and to give back to his community. In recent months, he has begun collaborating with other chefs in the area for charity events and just for fun. Looking ahead, Scott’s will continue to host collaborations to drive innovation and ensure it continues to offer its diners innovative, creative dishes that will tempt their taste buds and delight their senses. Company: Scott’s on Fifth Name: Scott Earick Address: 141 Fifth Ave., Indialantic FL 32903 Telephone Number: 321-729-9779 Web Address: