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White Tarpon Deli

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700 Front St, Suite 106, Key West, FL 33040
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Dining options: Lunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Late Night, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Validated Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

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Best Breakfast

My husband and I had great food. Eggs cooked to order, potates home cooked not frozen .Waitress was sweet and attentive.Price was reasonable.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
Pueblo, Colorado
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Pueblo, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I had great food. Eggs cooked to order, potates home cooked not frozen .Waitress was sweet and attentive.Price was reasonable.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have always enjoyed the White Tarpon. It's usually less crowed and more refined then the rest of KW. Cocktails are pricey but you can't beat the key lime martini. Craft 🍻beer and 🍷wine too. I was also pleased by the peel and eat 🍤shrimp and oysters. Fresh, delicious, nicely seasons And timely. In fact we came back one day... More 

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Atoka, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

Had a great morning dive with Southpoint and was famished. The location was convenient and has a great view of the marina and water. Service was excellent!

Thank James B
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

This was my goto for a dozen of the best Gulf or Eastern Shore Oysters in Florida. Still good Oysters..but the 1/2 Chicken is the better value.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

There are three sections: an open air bar, an inside bar and a deli, plus a wine shop. Right on the water, we sat it the open air part, the four of us ordered a dozen oysters, a couple of salads and a pound of peel and eat shrimp. Oh, yes, and Martinis - real martinis with gin and dry... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

Stopped for a quick walkable bite to eat as we were staying at The Galleon and did not want to eat at the Tiki Bar as smoking is allowed at that venue. The hamburger and shrimp tacos were ok and pretty typical bar fare. I suspect that the oysters are the real attraction, unfortunately I'm not a fan and can't... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015 via mobile

By far the best Key Lime and Expresso Martinis on the Island. The bartenders inside and out, especially Ray, are always friendly and helpful. The food is always fresh and tasty! If you find your way to A & B Marina make sure you stop here.

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Hernando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015

Luckily, still there for great oysters! Price doubled since last visit, but still the best oysters in town!! Worth every penny. We will be back next visit to Key West

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Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015

Found this place on Tripadvisor and reviews are spot on. Had oysters 3 out of 4 days in Key West. Small bar and much going on, but if you love oysters as I do, it is the perfect place. Fresh, chilled and quick. Great speedy shucker. I was there less than an hour each time but savored every minute of... More 

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smrgmgr, Director of Operations at White Tarpon Deli, responded to this review

Thank you for joining us at White Tarpon and for the terrific review! You are correct... our Oysters are outstanding and our Shuckers are great! Please visit again! More 

Severn, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

If you are looking for oysters on the half shell and cold beer. The White Tarpon is the place to go with large oysters at $1 a piece. The deli is also a good place for breakfast and takeout. We like getting the antipasto ($16) and taking it back to the room. That way we have a meal ready anytime... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 700 Front St, Suite 106, Key West, FL 33040
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: 13052955222

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 15
  • Cuisine: Bar, Delicatessen

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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