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MEAT Eatery And Taproom

88005 Overseas Highway, #15, Islamorada, FL 33036
305-852-3833
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Ranked #2 of 83 Restaurants in Islamorada
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $19
Cuisines: Hamburgers, Fast Food, Ice Cream, Sandwiches
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: M.E.A.T. Eatery And Taproom is a Cutting-Edge Quick-Service restaurant in the Upper Florida Keys. It smokes its own meats, makes its own Sausage in-house, has high quality Burgers, Hotdogs, Pulled Pork and even Lobster Rolls as a Gourmet Fast Food establishment. MEAT alo carries Craft Beers, Microwbrewed Sodas, Organic Wines and Homemade Ice Cream. Not to be missed traveling in the Keys!
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: M.E.A.T. Eatery And Taproom is a Cutting-Edge Quick-Service restaurant in the Upper Florida Keys. It smokes its own meats, makes its own Sausage in-house, has high quality Burgers, Hotdogs, Pulled Pork and even Lobster Rolls as a Gourmet Fast Food establishment. MEAT alo carries Craft Beers, Microwbrewed Sodas, Organic Wines and Homemade Ice Cream. Not to be missed traveling in the Keys!
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014 NEW

You must try this hidden restaurant. The food is the best. I had the chorizo burger with lime cilantro aioli and cheddar. My wife got the lobster Mac and cheese. Both dishes were great. We've found our new favorite spot in the Keys.

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Eric C, Owner at MEAT Eatery And Taproom, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience...We'll be ready with the freshest hand made MEATS on your next visit. More

Indianapolis
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014 NEW

I was excited to try M.E.A.T. as I had been a huge devotee of Taster's, one of the chef's earliest restaurants in the Winn Dixie shopping center in Tavernier. Every year, we catered our New Years Eve appetizers and side dishes from this gourmet delight. The food at M.E.A.T. is equally wonderful and inventive and the micro brew list is... More

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Eric C, Owner at MEAT Eatery And Taproom, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback regarding your experience, and we do apologize for the delay on your chicken tenders. MEAT Eatery and Taproom is a "Fast Casual" concept featuring all natural, house-made ingredients. We try to offer high quality meals in a comfortable and casual environment welcoming to all guests. At MEAT you have the option to order at our... More

London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

Had an amazing lunch here; simple menu on the burger front but very tasty and easy to personalise. Lots of other stuff if you want it, too. Staff really friendly and the home made sauces are divine. Sea salt fries are very nice. Good value and worth a stop - best burger I've ever had!

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Eric C, Owner at MEAT Eatery And Taproom, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words. We are thrilled you enjoyed your meal and look forward to your next visit. With the many "Pile On's" and new weekly specials there is always something new to try at MEAT Eatery and Taproom. If you can't make it down to Islamorada, visit our new Boca location!!! More

Boca Raton, Florida
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

The cheeseburger was very fresh and seasoned perfectly. My husband said the fries were the best he ever had. It is a nice small pub like restaurant. They have amazing desserts but too full to try.

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Eric C, Owner at MEAT Eatery And Taproom, responded to this review

Thanks for the review and we're glad you left full and happy. We always have dessert options to finish off the prefect meal...Whether its one of our Adult Shakes or a fresh piece of Bread Pudding, we can satisfy any sweet tooth!!! More

Miami, Florida, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

What a great little find! One of the best burgers I ever had! Plus truffle fries and a really good lobster Mac and cheese! Everyone in our group were very happy! They have shakes, and soda floats too....and a lot if craft beers for the adults!

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Eric C, Owner at MEAT Eatery And Taproom, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience with us...Beyond Burgers we also featuring many house made items such as Chorizo, Bratwurst, Italian Sausuages, Maine Lobster Rolls and signature Adult Shakes Best Regards, Eric More

Houston
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We ate dinner at MEAT and thought the burgers (nancy pants and juicy lucy) were excellent. We also had the truffled fries and onion strings. Small hole in the wall type place with a good beer selection as well.

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Eric C, Owner at MEAT Eatery And Taproom, responded to this review

Glad to hear you enjoyed our burgers...Don't forget to save room for our house-made desserts and signature Adult Shakes...The perfect end to a great meal. Hoping to see you again soon More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Food and atmosphere were excellent. Service was good. Prices were a bit high for a 12oz. beer that they say is 16.

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Eric C, Owner at MEAT Eatery And Taproom, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. We really appreciate the feedback. We have two sizes for our draft beer the 16oz (American Pint) and 20oz (Imperial Pint). We carry a wide variety of unique craft beers ranging in price from 5.00 to 9.00 for drafts, but also pour Coors Light, Yuengling and Guinness for those looking for something more familiar and... More

miami, fl
Top Contributor
101 reviews 101 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We stopped here for lunch on a Friday. You walk in make you feel welcome very young vibe feel. You order your food at the counter and pick up at the counter when ready. We ordered the "Lucy" which is a hamburger with cheese, lettuce & tomatoe. It was served with some fries too. The burger was cooked to perfection... More

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Eric C, Owner at MEAT Eatery And Taproom, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing your experience at MEAT Eatery and Taproom. All of our sandwiches and hand-packed and cooked to order. One of our signature items, the Juicy Lucy is best served Medium Rare to Medium in order for the cheeses to fully melt in the center. All of our sandwiches are served with Duck Fat Fries or Coleslaw and... More

Guayaquil
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Very small place , but the food is really extraordinary !!! They have a great variety of ice-cold beers. The onion strings are one of the best I have ever eat. The BURGERS those are defiantly the best I have ever try, and I have try a lot, believe me. I also strongly recommend the sauces, they have their custom... More

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We loved the food, the service, the beer options! Great way to get out of the mid-day heat and enjoy the not so typical "keys / island seafood fare" -- we loved it!

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