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Michaels Restaurant

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532 Margaret St, Key West, FL 33040-7134 (Southard Street)
305 295-1300
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5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Description: One of the finest Key West restaurants is nestled among the charming...
One of the finest Key West restaurants is nestled among the charming tropical back streets of Key West's Old Town District. Come discover a garden oasis where Chef Michael Wilson and his wife Melanie offer a classic menu with an island twist. Their emphasis on quality and service, coupled with casual island elegance, has established Michaels Restaurant as a favorite of Key West locals and visitors with discriminating dining palates. If you're searching for Key West restaurants, search no further. Treat yourself to a delicious dining experience outdoors in a relaxing Key West garden atmosphere or indoors in one of our two dining rooms. Michaels Restaurant is in Old Town Key West, near the corner of Southard Street- on Margaret Street. "From the first chilled martini to the last sumptuous bite of the warm chocolate volcano, Michaels will delight and satisfy. "
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Good for:
Casual Elegant
Romance
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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    Very good
  • 63
    Average
  • 47
    Poor
  • 22
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great atmosphere, great food.

Really nice restaurant off of the beaten path and away from the Duval Street excitement. Great food, nice atmosphere, reasonably priced, we will be back.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 24, 2015
TimberlineInn
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Manitowish Waters, Wisconsin
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
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Manitowish Waters, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

Really nice restaurant off of the beaten path and away from the Duval Street excitement. Great food, nice atmosphere, reasonably priced, we will be back.

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Ventura, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

The 4 of us had a wonderful dinner, excellent wine. The evening was made even more special with our waitress Freya. Would recommend this restaurant!

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW

Two of us spent an enjoyable evening here. Starter good, main ok, pub good. Overpriced, safe and complacent. Could be really good if attention to detail is better observed.

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Buckeye, Arizona
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

My wife and I went back to Key West to celebrate our 45th wedding anniversary on April 11, 2015. We wanted to go back to Michael's after being there 12 years before. Nothing has changed. They still have wonderful service and the food is outstanding. My wife had the stuffed veal chop and me, being a man, had the meat... More 

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Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

We didn't have dinner reservations, but had no wait to be seated. That was nice considering it's Key West. I picked this place on all the T.A. reviews... We all had the French onion soup that was GOOD,,, NOT GREAT. Hubby had filet mignon,,, he said was GREAT, son had bone in rib eye,,, said it was GOOD NOT GREAT,,,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

This restaurant is away from the main traffic area and off the beaten path. Excellent service and food. Great place for a romantic dinner. Highly recommend it!

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Wall Township, New Jersey
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31 reviews 31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

We had other plans for the evening which got botched - so wandered around and found ourselves at Michaels on a Saturday Night without a reservation - rot row! Fortunately for us we were able to score seats at the bar outside - which was beautiful. The water fountain spouting, the warm breezes blowing so all was right with the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Went to michaels last night ordered the salmon it was the size of a saltine cracker Dinner was approximately $100.00, was hungry after the dinner had to grab a slice of pizza afterwards Atmosphere was great and service Notice a restaurant across the street called mangia mangia think ill go there next time And I will mangia mangia not starve... More 

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New York
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19 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

My wife and I went to dinner without the kids. We started the meal with drinks, she with Sauvignon Blanc, I with an IPA. Apps were 3 oysters prepared 3 different ways for me, scallops and Brie for her. Both were very good. Main courses were veal saltimbocca for her and 8 oz. filet mignon for me. I thoroughly enjoyed... More 

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New Hope, Pennsylvania, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We love Michael's and eat there often. I mean often. Great food. Great atmosphere. Couldn't ask for any more from a restaurant.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 532 Margaret St, Key West, FL 33040-7134
    (Southard Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: 305 295-1300

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
  • Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients

Description

One of the finest Key West restaurants is nestled among the charming tropical back streets of Key West's Old Town District. Come discover a garden oasis where Chef Michael Wilson and his wife Melanie offer a classic menu with an island twist. Their emphasis on quality and service, coupled with casual island elegance, has established Michaels Restaurant as a favorite of Key West locals and visitors with discriminating dining palates. If you're searching for Key West restaurants, search no further. Treat yourself to a delicious dining experience outdoors in a relaxing Key West garden atmosphere or indoors in one of our two dining rooms. Michaels Restaurant is in Old Town Key West, near the corner of Southard Street- on Margaret Street. "From the first chilled martini to the last sumptuous bite of the warm chocolate volcano, Michaels will delight and satisfy. "
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?