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A & B Lobster House

700 Front Street, Key West, FL 33040
+1 305-294-5880
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Ranked #89 of 366 Restaurants in Key West
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $50
Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Seafood
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Simonton St
Description: Enjoy the freshest seafood on the island delivered daily. As our name implies, we specialize in lobster, both from Maine and Florida. Our talented Chef Mick Pera expertly prepares a Fusion Cuisine which include Classic Lobster/Seafood House dishes along with French Bistro comfort food to delight all of the senses. We are also renowned for our steaks, always prime choice. Dine outside on the wrap-around balcony or join us in our timeless dining room, while our knowledgeable and attentive staff anticipate your every need and help to make your experience unforgettable.
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Conover, Wisconsin
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 NEW

Appetizers are half price at happy hour. You can easily make a meal off that menu. Outdoor tables along the marina. Very friendly waitress.

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Denver, Colorado
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131 reviews 131 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 NEW

Waitress was very nice. Food is average with very high prices. Note: Don't use their bathroom! You have to walk through a smoke bomb to get to the facilities. It was so bad that tears flowed all night long. It looked like the place was on fire and in need of the fire department. The smoke just ruined the evening.

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Top Contributor
114 reviews 114 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014 NEW

We stayed in the terrace and views were very good over the harbour. Service was good and food was good although we expected a bit more from this place and the price.

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New Braunfels, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

My wife and I loved this place! We started in the bar with cocktails. A great room with dark stained wood and a really cool but not over the top nautical theme. We had the lobster puff pastry and it was awesome. Moved out to the deck for dinner. I had the hogfish and she had scallops. Both were prepared... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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91 reviews 91 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

My husband and I have been going to Key West for a while now, but have never eaten here. We loved it! The atmosphere and decor is so nice and peaceful. The baloney view is beautiful looking over the marina. We ordered the Crab Cakes and the Scallop dinners. These scallops were perfect! Our service was excellent. Christina was well... More 

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Galloway, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014 via mobile

beautiful interior, nice staff(Erica)' good variety on the menu. The lobster bisque was wonderful, the caviar garnish was a surprise, the lobster & escargot was spectacular, as was the grilled lobster tail and the lobster oscar. Well worth the price

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Fulton, Kentucky
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48 reviews 48 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

We had appetizers before 6:30, and they were half-price! Some of the best that we have ever had. Do not pass this by. Fun atmosphere, and excellent service.

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Miami, Florida, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Elegant place (respite from the busy next door super crowded touristy place). however, oysters rockefeller missed the target. and the ME lobster was served already with split head, so no chance to taste the whole thing. the thermidor was a much better choice.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We were not expecting much....thought it was going to be a typical beach lobster house, but this place was fantastic!!! Service was excellent, the food incredible, awesome wine list. I went with the local lobster tails and they were simply deliciously prepared.

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Bensalem, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

not real expensive, great food, great drinks, great service, come as you are, we were not dressed up, but you could dress up as well.

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Additional Information about A & B Lobster House

Address: 700 Front Street, Key West, FL 33040
Phone Number: +1 305-294-5880
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
Cuisine: American, Seafood

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