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“not just a burger place” 5 of 5 stars
Review of MEAT Eatery And Taproom

MEAT Eatery And Taproom
88005 Overseas Highway, #15, Islamorada, FL 33036
305-852-3833
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Ranked #5 of 84 Restaurants in Islamorada
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $19
Cuisines: Fast Food, Sandwiches, Hamburgers, Ice Cream
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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!
Ardsley, New York
2 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
“not just a burger place”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

This was one of my favorite lunches while visiting this beautiful island. The menu has something for everyone. i couldn't decide what to get so my friends and I all got something different to taste it all. The turkey sliders were delicious and juicy, the chorizo burger had a nice kick to it and the beef burgers are amazing and so tasty. I'm not sure what's in the meat but whatever it is reminded me of the best burger from my hometown at The Pipers Kilt. But this place has a great variety as well as a friendly atmosphere. For any vegetarians out there Chef George has specials like a hummus burger too. And the french fries are thin and crispy just the way they should be. The condiments are all delicious and so different. Especially the ketchup with a secret ingredient that I wish I knew!!! I highly recommend this restaurant. Don't miss out on your visit to the keys at marker 88!!!!

  • Visited February 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Augusta, Georgia
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
“Wow!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013 via mobile

Great beer selection (though not cheap), and the chef (who came out and spoke with us) did good work, giving choices from tasty brauts to a chickpea and edamame burger to good St. Louis style BBQ. This could become my favorite place. Get there early, there are only half a dozen tables or seats at the bar.

  • Visited April 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Miami, Florida
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“Best Burgers !”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013

highly recommend if you like a good burger. Im always looking for the best. and this place rocks it. the bacon is off the chain too.. great beers great Lobster mac and cheese. great kobe beef hot dog ! this small tiny place will soon grow! but for now its a must if your near mile marker 88!

Visited March 2013
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NJ
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Carnivore Heaven”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013

On March 7, 2013 we went there for lunch. I had a brisket sandwich with fries. Aside from the fact the fries were cooked in duck fat (I have no idea exactly what this does) the restaurant makes its own condiments. There was super ketchup with secret sauce that was yummy and the brisket was melt in your mouth delicious. There were interesting beers and even craft brewed root beers (my fav). The staff was friendly & knowledgeable and even the fellow patrons were a delight. We were a 3 with a baby and the guests moved around on their own so we could put 2 tables together. It was a great place. Can't wait to stop in again.

  • Visited March 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Findlay, Ohio, United States
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
“Terrible fried chicken”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

The chicken was over-cooked, came out of kitchen almost black, skin under the dark crust coaiting was black, meat was dried out. Worst fried chicken I ever tried to eat.

Visited March 2013
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