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Matthessen's 4th of July Ice Cream Restaurant

1110 White Street, Key West, FL 33040
(305) 294-8089
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Ranked #136 of 369 Restaurants in Key West
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Ice Cream
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Dessert
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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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198 reviews 198 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

This is a great place. Just sold to someone else and had the best chicken caesar wrap - pulled chicken with a smokey flavor. Husband had the chicken salad and it was excellent. The soup was a favorite too - I had the black eye peas and he had loaded potato. Great food and great atmosphere.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Ice cream, cookies, and fudge...all home made and AWESOME. Don't leave Key West without enjoying the sweets.

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Butler, Pennsylvania
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57 reviews 57 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

Four of us shared this desert! The service was good! Setting was nice! Brownie was stale! Ice cream was great! Probably should have complained but didn't seem worth the effort...

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Cape Coral, Florida
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

My wife and I have had breakfast here twice in the last couple months and it was excellent both times. More food than we could eat and delicious! Good, friendly service, too. The lunch/dinner menu looks great, but we just haven't gotten back yet...

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Gainesville, Florida
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

I found this place to be quite pricey for the product that can be found elsewhere for less. Nobody was in the store and we try to buy some cookies but we found the attendant to be poorly helpful. Okay to try but nothing to go out of your way.

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Key West, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This restaurant is now under new management and is called "White Street Grill at the 4th of July Cafe". The new menu is very similar to Mattheson's but now the food is AMAZING (rather than just good)! The "new" chili was delicious and the ribs were great!. My husband (who hates salads) had the ribeye ceasar salad so I couldn't... More 

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Lake Mary, Florida
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144 reviews 144 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Dropped in here for a sweet treat and settled on sorbet...key lime and lemon to be exact. There were also raspberry and mango sorbets available. There was also a great variety of ice cream available. The person working there was happy to give me samples of the items asked for. A double scoop of the sorbet in a cup ran... More 

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Wichita, Kansas
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We happened upon this little place on our way back from the beach and went inside for a quick lunch. What a pleasant surprise! We ordered a veggie wrap, a blackened Mahi mahi wrap, a turkey blt wrap, and a turkey stacker, with fries and chips. All 4 wraps were delicious and the waitress could not have been more pleasant.... More 

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Key West, Florida
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014 via mobile

We went there for dinner. Upon being seated we were told everything they were out of first which is a large list of items. Example pickles onion rings coleslaw chicken fingers the list goes on. The waitress seemed like she did not want to even be there. After trying to select multiple items we finally decided on food we didn't... More 

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Orlando, Florida, United States
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Got the cali burger with fries. The burger was seasoned great, tasted just like a backyard cook out. Plan to go back for dessert later the ice cream looked awesome.

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Additional Information about Matthessen's 4th of July Ice Cream Restaurant

Address: 1110 White Street, Key West, FL 33040
Phone Number: (305) 294-8089
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Ice Cream

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