476 NORTH FEDERAL HIGHWAY
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL 33301
Sunday - Saturday | 11:30am to 1am
Sunday - Thursday | Kitchen closes at 10pm
Friday - Saturday | Kitchen closes at 11pm
Good Spirits Fifth & Fed is located in the heart of Ft. Lauderdale and represents the unique visions of Michelle and Kim with elements of glitz, glamour, and grace.
Casual enough for Tommy Bahama yet elegant enough for Tory Burch and David Yurman.
Good Spirits has received numerous culinary and design awards.
Michelle and Kim have directed executive chefs Jonathan and Alex Jiminez to create a casual yet fine dining menu. Michelle's favorites include crispy burrata, seabass, annd her special beignets. Kim's favorites include crab cobb salad and the salmon.
They colaborted with managing partner Joe Printz to create a comprehensive wine list that is satifying to all.
ABOUT KIM LIG MAN ZAFFERE & MICHELLE FLANIGAN
Good Spirits Fifth and Fed is the pièce de résistance of Old School Hospitality, whose leadership team includes Kim Zaffere and Michelle Flanigan. Kim (aka ‘Kimmie’) and Michelle serve as Managing Partners. As Fort Lauderdale residents, Kim and Michelle love their city and treat Good Spirits as a home away from home welcoming patrons with their mega-watt smiles and friendly candor.
Since their appointment, Michelle and Kim have been instrumental in developing an ambiance and experience that is inclusive to the more than 60% female patrons that frequent Good Spirits. The restaurant is a modern, 21st century dining experience that offers a warm, welcoming atmosphere where Kim and Michelle “know everyone’s name.” They lead a dynamic, female team bringing innovation and fresh ideas to the table.
Kim’s involvement in the hospitality business is nothing new. Kim served as VP of Zaffere LLC - a partner in Quarterdeck Restaurants, Beach Bar Restaurant and Dive Bar. At the south Florida restaurant and bar staple Quarterdeck, she served as the Director of Community Involvement where she successfully raised hundreds of thousands of dollars for local charities, schools and political campaigns. Kim’s philanthropic work has touched the lives of many South Florida residents. She developed and coordinated the Pro Bono aspect of the Broward Human Rights Initiative (BHRI), was awarded by The Boys and Girls Club as one of the 100 Outstanding Women of Broward County and has been very active in her local parish.
Kim also studied pre-law at Gonzaga before entering the legal profession for many years. She was Director of Client Relations at Kelley/Uustal Trial Attorneys in Fort Lauderdale, she also worked for Legal Aid Service of Broward County and Coast to Coast Legal Aid of South Florida. Prior to that she was in-house at a law firm for 10 years as a paralegal amongst many other roles (marketing, PR, client relations).
Michelle is a committed entrepreneurial leader with a solid history of business ownership success over her remarkable career. She has built operations from the ground up with strategic and scalable approaches in both the restaurant and healthcare industries. She has a background in financial administration, regulatory compliance as well as a motivational diplomat who is successful at bringing in and training staff to handle costumer and business needs.