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“Very Enjoyable” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Marathon Seafood Mkt & Grill

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Marathon Seafood Mkt & Grill
2264 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-2230
(305) 743-0026
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Ranked #38 of 79 Restaurants in Marathon
Cuisines: Seafood
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Largo, FL
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12 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
“Very Enjoyable”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

We went here because they advertised a Lobster Reuben and that sounded interesting. Not only was the sandwich great but this was a very cool casual, outdoor dining place. You order your food at a walk up window and give them a song name. When your foods ready they call you by your song name. Lots of outdoor waterfront tables to choose from. Plenty of fish right there in the water to look at while you eat. They also have an elevated pub (2nd floor) where you can have a beer and look out over the marina. Fun, funky and enjoyable.

Visited October 2013
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English first
Warsaw, Poland
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122 reviews 122 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 26 cities Reviews in 26 cities
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
“Not at these prices....”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2012 via mobile

Almost $100 for 1 appetizer and 3 main courses. All served on ugly and soft plastic plates, with plastic utensils. Lobster tail, ordered for my wife, was gummy and tasted like it was frozen before. My "diablo" lobster meat with linguini was awful, covered with spicy tomato sauce and haf-cooked vegetables. It tasted terrible. All four meals ordered by us were not good, not tasty and subquality. Ther is nothing scenic about this location as well, that could justify the prices. There is no waiting service, no air conditioned rooms; you just order, pick-up yourself and you eat outside. Such a scenario would be great, especially for a location like Florida Keys, but this particular one is neither nice and scenic, nor clean and inviting. At least not for the prices that this location is aspiring for. This was our first and last visit at Marathon Seafood Mkt & Grill.

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London, United Kingdom
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101 reviews 101 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 51 cities Reviews in 51 cities
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
“Lovely waterside restaurant”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2012

Very good value and lovely staff. Excellent seafood. Shuts quite early for european tastes

Visited May 2012
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Naples, Florida
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12 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 27 cities Reviews in 27 cities
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
“casual fresh caught”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2012

had dinner there several times while vacationing in marathon, best sea food I have had in FL, they have a fleet that catches the fish daily, reasonable prices and your kids can feed the tarpon that are every where around the dock

Visited August 2011
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Curtice, Ohio
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87 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 91 cities Reviews in 91 cities
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
“Packed!!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

Place was packed but it was well worth the wait. Fantastic view and good food. Just don't be in a hurry. Expect to have a drink or three and see the overworked staff running around like crazy.

Visited April 2012
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