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Porky's Bayside Restaurant

1400 Overseas Hwy, Mile Marker 47.5 Bayside, Marathon, FL 33050-2117
+1 305-289-2065
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Ranked #27 of 72 Restaurants in Marathon
Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Barbecue, Cuban, Seafood
Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
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London, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW via mobile

Went to Porky's and shared a rack of Baby Back Ribs. It was HUGE, very meaty, fell of the bones, great taste. Had to give 5-6 bones to others (6 of us) and they all said best ribs ever. Casual atmosphere at a marina on the bay. Fried cheese cake was also very good.

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Black Mountain, North Carolina
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Food was good. Not happy with the establishment or server. Food is better if you get a basket. If not it got expensive.

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Sarasota, Florida
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19 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We have been here before and I forgot how good the food is. Open-air; pet-friendly: sit on the water. Skip the fried key lime pie. Great service. No fuss... No muss.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Marathon has such interesting restaurants and this is definitely in that category. The food was very good and served efficiently to our group of 9. Right beside docks, so it was fun to watch the scuba boat come in and some fishing boats. The fried key lime pie was the best there of any others we tried. Absolutely delicious!!!

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Little Silver, New Jersey, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Friendly staff, great food and have no objections to making something you might want to modify on the menu.

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Ellettsville, Indiana
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

The BBQ was fine, but I thought the ribs were dry. We had a late lunch and the servers were efficient and friendly. My husband had the BBQ sandwich. It was large and tasty. The Potato Salad was very good. This place is fine if you are tired of seafood.

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Magdajed, Manager at Porky's Bayside Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Rebecca, thanks for your business and wonderful review! I can only hope that we have one more opportunity to serve you our signature Ribs which should be nothing less than moist and delicious. Also, do not be shy about giving our Seafood offerings a try next time you are in the Keys! We have a wide array of FRESH... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Delicious coleslaw. Enjoyed the pulled pork Large fried oyster dinner.Casual dinner on the water. Laid back atmosphere. Great service.

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Magdajed, Manager at Porky's Bayside Restaurant, responded to this review

It was a pleasure to serve you Amy! Hope to see you again soon, and please give our highly regarded and now "World Famous" Fried Key Lime Pie a try on your next visit The Porky's Team More

Windsor, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Fabulous food - the lobster came in at 6pm & was on our plates by 8pm - it tasted accordingly! We had the loveliest evening here & to be honest our kids were a little sceptical when we stopped here as it looks quirky to say the least.....the staff were super lovely though & so kind & friendly to all... More

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Magdajed, Manager at Porky's Bayside Restaurant, responded to this review

Fortunately we are blessed to be able to offer such fresh local seafood offerings such as Florida Lobster and we are also proud of all of our musicians including Joe Mama! We could not be more thankful that your experience was better than even expected! See you here at Porky's next time you visit the Keys. The Porky's Team More

Marathon Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

This place is the true keys experience tiki style dining on the water where the breeze blows through as you eat, The food and staff are absolutely amazing, Great live music nightly, and a perfect place to spend your night with friends down in the Florida Keys!!! Highly highly suggested to anybody looking to experience the real Florida Keys!!!

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Magdajed, Manager at Porky's Bayside Restaurant, responded to this review

What a wonderful review; which is exactly what we strive for, so thanks so much Jay! It was a pleasure to serve you and we look forward to seeing you again soon. The Porky's Team More

Hemsbach, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 via mobile

We stayed 2 das in Marathon and on both evenings we Visited the Restaurant. The Service was very Friendly and gave us good advice! The was not the cheapest during our Trips but very fresh and tasty!!!! We Would definetly vorne back! The atmosphare was a typical Beach Bar !!! Greetings from Germany !!

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Magdajed, Manager at Porky's Bayside Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for the fabulous review! We remember you well and look forward to your return to the Keys! The Porky's Team More

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