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Your 80 Favorite Key West Restaurants!

Well we need to let the writers at Zagat know they were wrong... they posted an article a while ago and listed the "8 Hottest Restaurants in Key West".  We shared it with all of you and, guess what?  You responded, overwhelming, ...

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Best Take Out Pizza – Onlywood Key West

We love pizza ... and beer.  Who doesn't?  Key West has so many seafood options, sometimes it is easy to overlook your favorite staple, especially if it's pizza.  The days can get busy and sometimes it is really nice to sit in ...

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El Siboney Key West

El Siboney

This is by far one of the best family-friendly Cuban restaurants in Key West.  It's our favorites too.  What is our go to food on the menu at El Siboney Key West?  Well of course, it's #1, the roasted pork. Located in the ...

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3 Reasons Why Sloppy Joe’s Key West Webcam is the Best

Everyone who comes to Key West, stops by the iconic Sloppy Joe's for a drink (or two) and possibly a snack.  Sloppy's is an institution in Key West and has been in its current location since May 5, 1937.  But, what's really ...

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Faustos Key West

Established in 1926, Faustos Key West is the oldest running business in town.  For over 90 years, Faustos has supplied food to the tables of Key West.  Today, Faustos provides a great selection of foods, cheeses, beer and wines not only to ...

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Hogs Breath Key West

Hogs Breath Key West

"Hogs breath is better than no breath at all" is of course the world famous saying of Hogs Breath Key West.  It has been a popular spot in Key West for over 25 years.  Located at the corner of Front and Duval ...

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3 Best Items on the Cuban Coffee Queen Key West Menu

I have an addiction to cuban coffee.  But it's a healthy addition... or so I think. If I am out of town, I crave it, when I am in town I crave it... you get the point.  That said, I have my ...

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Kermit's Key West Key Lime Shoppe

Kermit’s Key West Key Lime Shoppe

When you think of Key West, key lime pie certainly comes to mind.  One of the best places in Key West to taste key lime pie is Kermit's Key West Key Lime Shoppe.  Just imagine a shop not only selling single slices ...

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Conch Republic Seafood Company

Conch Republic Seafood Company

The Conch Republic Seafood Company is located at 631 Greene Street and it's the perfect location to watch the boats, the water and all of the fun happening down at the waterfront. The menu features fresh catch of the day items, and when ...

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Hobo's Cafe, Key Largo

Hobo’s Cafe

If you are driving down to Key West, you will more than likely need to stop for lunch or dinner.  Hobo's Cafe, in Key Largo, is a must stop place.  The atmosphere is very Key like... a smaller one room restaurant with ...

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Where To Go Before Sunset – in other words Happy Hour

Alonzo’s Oyster Bar – First off, best happy hour ever!  This is located right along the Historic Sea Port and offers a great Happy Hour from 4:00 to 6:30pm.  All drinks are half off and the left side of the menu is ...

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Turtle Kraals Key West

We made it over to Turtle Kraals to enjoy Happy Hour and to check out the turtle races.  Let us first start by saying, sometimes we can be disappointed by the larger, chain-like restaurants, but Turtle Kraals was a very nice surprise. ...

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Harpoon Harry’s – Best Breakfast in Key West

Looking for the best breakfast in Key West?  A place to sit, enjoy your coffee away from the tourists?  Check out Harpoon Harry’s located at 832 Caroline Street. The decor is eclectic and fun.  Keep in mind they serve way more than breakfast.  They ...

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Jack Flats – Best Place to watch sports

Ok, your in Key West during football, baseball, basketball or whatever season.  Where do you go to watch the game?  Definitely Jack Flats.  They have walls filled with big screen t.v’s and if you let the host know what team you want ...

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Glazed Donuts Key West

Ok travelers, here is a place you have to try. Glazed Donuts Key West is located at 420 Eaton Ave.   This place has been featured in many publications such as USA Today's Top 10 Best Places for Donuts. What surprised me the most ...

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What’s your poison for Breakfast?

There are many options available for breakfast, from sit down to stand up to find an empty park bench – here are some of the places we enjoy. Blue Heaven – This is a true must see while in Key West.  The unique ...

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Lunch and Dinner Ideas

There are over 250 bars and restaurants in the Key West area so there is absolutely something for everyone and all budgets.  Here are a few ideas: Hogfish Bar & Grill - Truly worth the bike ride over to Safe Harbor on Stock Island. ...

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Dessert – So Good it should be first!

I am a sweet freak … Kevin not so much.  So, I look for places to feed my sweet tooth.  Here are some of my favorites. Kermit’s Key West Key Lime Shoppe – I loved the key lime pie so much, I bought ...

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Old Town Bakery

Old Town Bakery. Corner of Easton and Grinnell St. This is a great bakery to hit EARLY in the morning. The Almond Croissants are to die for. You can taste the butter in them. On another visit I had the Breakfast Sandwich, ...

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Grocery Stores

If you have the opportunity to rent a house or condo with a kitchen or a room with a little kitchenette then you will need to visit a grocery story. Thankfully there are several options, even if you don’t have a car. ...

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Cole’s Peace

On our way to our hotel, the cab driver told us about this place.  He said they had the best bread in town.  Well, you know we had to try this place and let’s just say … it lived up to the ...

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Island Dogs

Let me start by saying, I really wanted to try this place.  There was a lot written about how awesome their hot dogs were and the atmosphere was truly Key West and the drinks were amazing.  Well, sometimes places don’t live up ...

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Garbo’s Grill

If you are a fan of Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives, then Garbo’s Grill should sound familiar.  This place was featured on the Key West episode and for a very good reason.  The food is just fabulous.  A few things have changed since ...

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D J’s Clam Shack

I can’t tell you how many times we walked by this unassuming place on Duval and didn’t give a second thought.  Then, Guy Fieri, from Diners – Drive-In’s and Dives, highlighted this place on his show.  Well, it was our next stop ...

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Key West Artisan Market

If you are in town on the first Sunday of the month anytime between November and May – be sure to check out the Key West Artisan Market.  There are more than 50 vendors selected to participate at these markets.  The vendors ...

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