Dining in the Florida Keys


Yum! Freshly caught seafood, Cuban and Caribbean fare, home-style cooking – the Keys are known for offering a conglomeration of many types of restaurants and bars. You're sure to find what you're craving whether it be in an upscale waterfront restaurant, a laid-back open air bar, or one of the many home-style cooking establishments that are located throughout the Florida Keys.

Key Largo offers a wide variety of restaurants with loads of seafood restaurants. If you're looking for some tail, here is where you will be most apt to find alligator on the menu as it is more prevalent here than anywhere else in the Keys. If you're in the mood for some good home-style cooking, make sure you try it in one of Key Largo's establishments, as they are reputed to be some of the best in the Keys.

Islamorada is spread out between five different islands, so it might take some exploring to find the type of restaurant you're looking for. This Key has restaurants that specialize in local seafood, sports bars and many bar and grills to whet your appetite.

Marathon is loaded with places to eat from seafood restaurants, pizza places, bar and grills, upscale waterfront dining, and Cuban fare - to name just a few that this area has to offer. You're sure to find plenty of atmosphere and Florida Keys style seafood or whatever else you're looking for in one of the many establishments located in Marathon.

Big Pine Key and the Lower Keys restaurants are fewer and more spread out than in other areas. Offering mostly home-style cooking, seafood, pizza, sandwiches, many bar and grill dining type establishments are found throughout this vicinity.

Unlike Key West, most of the restaurants on these Keys start serving dinner at 5:00 pm.

Key West is known for its many wonderful restaurants and wide variety of great food. Enjoy dining by the water or at a cafe in Old Town Key West, walk Duval Street and stop in for a drink and bite at Sloppy Joe's. Caribbean and Cuban influences are evident all over this Key so take the time to savor and enjoy what Key West has to offer in its many bars and restaurants.

Wherever you dine in the Florida Keys you're sure to satisfy your appetite. But don't forget to enjoy that "Cheeseburger in Paradise" or to have a slice of world-famous Key Lime Pie! Bon appetite!