Blue Heaven

Bahama Village

Blue Heaven is a funky Key West landmark where chickens and cats roam the yard. It's also known for its al fresco dining, creative Florida-Caribbean dishes and...

  • Casual
  • American

El Siboney

Old Town

Good cheap Cuban eats, cold beer and house-made sangria by the pitcher are the staples of El Siboney Restaurant a bit off the tourist trail. It has daily specials

  • Casual
  • Other

Louie's Backyard

Beach

The first Louie's Backyard opened in 1971 in an old Victorian house by the sea with one waiter and seating for 12. Today's much expanded version has open dining and...

  • Fine Dining
  • American

B.O.'s Fish wagon

Seaport

It's cash only at B.O.'s Fish Wagon, a driftwood shack serving fish sandwiches, conch fritters and burgers since the 1970s when Buddy Owen set up a food truck. Bobby...

  • Fast Food
  • American

Better Than Sex

Old Town

Better Than Sex is an intimate dessert bar with such over-the-top temptations as Cookie Nookie Pie and an award-winning bread pudding made with dark chocolate and...

  • Bakery
  • Sweets

Caroline's Cafe

Old Town

Caroline's is known for its outdoor dining and its Key West comfort food: po' boys, conch fritters, blackened fish sandwiches. Opened in 1999 and named for Jimmy...

  • Fast Food
  • American

Charlie Mac's

Old Town

Charlie Mac's is a joint with art on the walls and classy craft beers whose $19.95 finger lickin' brisket platter gets a Zagat's nod and barbecue wins awards. Its

  • Casual
  • American

Frenchie's Cafe

Old Town

A little bit of Paris in the subtropics, Frenchie's serves breakfast and lunch with such classics as croques, quiches and salad nicoise on the menu and flaky baked

  • Café or Bistro
  • French

Garbo's Grill

Old Town

Garbo's Grill is a husband-and-wife food truck, which most recently has been parked at Grunt's Bar next to a parking lot on Caroline Street. They draw a following

  • Fast Food
  • American

Harpoon Harry's

Seaport

Harpoon Harry's is best known for breakfast served from 6:30 am to 3 pm. A local diner, to serves blue-plate specials like meatloaf, toast turkey and ribs at lunch

  • Casual
  • American

Jimmy's Ocean Blue Tiki Bar

Jimmy's Ocean Blue Tiki Bar is on the Gulf of Mexico by the pier behind the Hyatt Beach House. It serves fish tacos with mango salsa, hamburger patties made fresh...

  • Casual
  • American

Key Largo Fisheries Backyard

Key Largo

From boat-to-table is the route seafood takes at the Key Largo Fisheries Backyard just off U.S, 1 in Key Largo. The outdoor dockside Backyard has chowders,...

  • Seafood
  • American

Latitudes

Sunset Key

Latitudes takes reservations for when the "Island Time" launch leaves Slip 19 at the Westin Key West Resort for a 10-minute trip to the restaurant on the private...

  • Fine Dining
  • American

Lorelei Restaurant & Cabana Bar

Islamorada

Lorelei serves up food from 7 am, charters boats out of the marina and presents live music at sunset with dancing long after. The daily Happy Hour is 4-6 pm, with a

  • Casual
  • American

Margaritaville

Old Town

This is the original Margaritaville, opened in 1985. There's live music most nights - and Buffet videos always on the big screen. Family-friendly, it specializes in

  • Casual
  • American

Nine One Five

Old Town

With a late-night wine bar, the celebrities-favorite Nine One Five has an outdoor, wrap-around porch on the first floor of a old Victorian House and an overhanging...

  • Fine Dining
  • American

Onlywood Pizzeria Trattoria

Old Town

Partners Davide Cremascoli and Alessandro Piazzo, transplanted New Yorkers, have created Onlywood Pizzeria Trattoria in an alley off Duval, baking their thin-crust...

  • Café or Bistro
  • Italian

Rooftop Café

Seaport

The casually elegant Rooftop Café has been serving "new island" cuisine for 30 years in a downstairs dining room and upstairs open-air terrace with harbor views....

  • Fine Dining
  • American

Salute! On the Beach

Higgs Beach

Salute! On the Beach is an open-air restaurant with great sunsets. Sister restaurant to Blue Heaven in Old Town, it specializes in Italian and fish dishes with an

  • Beach
  • Italian

Santiago's Bodega

Bahama Village

Santiago's Bodega in the picturesque Bahama Village has a menu of over 30 tapa choices with house sangria and a notable wine list. Service is in the dining room and

  • Café or Bistro
  • Spanish

Seven Fish

Old Town

Seven Fish is as unpretentious as a fish shack, but it serves up local fish, meatloaf, steak and pastas and puts a creative twist on even fish tacos.

  • Seafood
  • American

The Stoned Crab

Florida Bay

The waterside Stoned Crab next to the Ibis Bay Beach Resort has an Caribbean-influenced menu offers stone crab, fish you select from the display case and other

  • Seafood
  • American

Turtle Kraals Restaurant & Bar

Seaport

The Turtle Kraals, in a former turtle cannery, lives up to its name by hosting turtle races every Monday and Friday at 6 PM at the tail end of the 4:30-6:30 happy...

  • Seafood
  • American