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Kaya Island Eats

Certificate of Excellence
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Caribbean, Seafood, Fusion, Pacific Rim
As featured in The Best of Key West and 1 other guide
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3100 Overseas Highway, Key West, FL 33040
+1 305-896-2450
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Thu - Mon 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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Visitor rating
  • 409
    Excellent
  • 84
    Very good
  • 28
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
It was good but now out of Business

Great location great food great view but now out of business-sorry to see them go – heard there is a new place called Fish – haven't heard good things about it

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Deb43015
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Delaware, Ohio
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Delaware, Ohio
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45 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great location great food great view but now out of business-sorry to see them go – heard there is a new place called Fish – haven't heard good things about it

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Lake Luzerne, New York
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a great nice restaurant in February 2015 but I understand they changed hands now and I have no experience with the new place .

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Thank TomA210
Clearwater, Florida
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248 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015

We drove by on 12/9/15 on the way to Key West and the place is now called Fish. We haven't been by since March.

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Thank Jim S
NY
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015

Loved this place. The food was excellent. The service was great. Unfortunately it was almost a year ago, and I just realized I hadn't posted anything, but was definitely one of the best meals we had in Key West area. One of us ordered something, cooked plainly, and it came out with sauces/gravies that they didn't care for. The owner/manager... More 

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Thank Vicky464
Cudjoe Key, Florida, United States
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26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015

Kaya is now Fish. Fish has great food. Fish is caught locally and prepared fresh daily. I would give it an excellent rating and believe you will like it.

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1 Thank Verna P
Cudjoe Key, Florida
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54 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

They moved to Miami to open a restaurant there. New restaurant is in its place, called Fish. They just opened, will go on Sunday to see what it's like!

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Thank ckvar
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 via mobile

Great interesting food and unique drinks all prepared perfectly everytime. We were staying at Blue Water Key and loved that this place was an easy walk to dinner. The staff was super friendly and even invited to a locals party, talk about making us feel welcome ! This is the kind of place we find ourselves thinking about when we... More 

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1 Thank Dene P
Cudjoe Key, Florida
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95 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 via mobile

Good luck in Miami, we enjoyed Kaya's and the cook your catch a number of times - you'll be missed!! Whomever moves in has big shoes to fill!!!

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1 Thank shark4rae
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 via mobile

Now I need recipes to make my own Toasted Coconut Mojitos, Hawaiian BBQ Pork and Hula Girl Pie:( The Lower Keys already misses Kaya Island Eats' delicious Asian-Pacific menu!

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Thank Donna W
Sugarloaf Key
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69 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

As of May 30th this establishment has closed under the ownership of Scott, who ran an outstanding restaurant. It is scheduled to reopen in July 2015 under new ownership. Jury is awaiting.

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5 Thank Wldng

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3100 Overseas Highway, Key West, FL 33040
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: +1 305-896-2450

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 14 - 28
  • Cuisine: Caribbean, Seafood, Fusion, Pacific Rim

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?