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1200 Crandon Blvd, Key Biscayne, FL 33149-2713
+1 305-361-0080
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Sun - Wed 9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thu - Sat 9:00 am - 10:30 pm
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I like this place.. going by boat is the best. The location is fantastic.. the food is good but the service and the old plastic tables need to be changed or improved. When playing music is too loud.. you cannot make a conversation Put some nice curtains on the sides... some candles... some nice furniture and interior decorations and you... More 

Thank Monica C
Bogota, Colombia
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45 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Is not a fancy restaurant but the food is delicious, and the view is amazing. I had a seafood rice and was really good.

Thank Juan_A555
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Love their view and the best they have is the fried fish. Also the fish fingers are amazing. Didn't like the fish ceviche. Lemonades are fresh but the view is the best you can have.

Thank Jessica N
miami florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

Fresh fish but expensive for being a "dive" type place, I suppose you are paying for the lovely view of the water and boats. 5 PM brings a 3 course dinner for only $ 25. We had fried fish nuggets appetizers which is fresh and delicious for $ 17 nothing comes with it but order tostones for around $ 4... More 

Thank gourmetheidi
Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

Since we live close by, this place has become a must for us, so we're regulars. I know that people come all the way from Ft Lauderdale to dine here. That says a lot about the place. Food is excellent and on weekends music is being played. You should reserve on weekends since it's usually packed and people even wait... More 

Thank Andre V
Ft Worth, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

Great little hidden away place in the park. So - after the $8 park admission fee you then have access to The Boater's Grill. We visited on a Saturday morning for breakfast. The staff and menu have a Cuban feel. SOmewhat limited but hey - the local Fire Dept was chowing down (8 hungry Fire Fighters) and they were local... More 

Thank slowhand57
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

Decent place but very rustic. Staff was somewhat pleasant but not like other places on the key. Didnt eat the food but looked decent from what I saw. Not really worth the expense or time.

Thank Just4relaxing
Puerto Rico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016

This restaurant is located in a small bay in the Key BIscayne Park, it has a large area to dock boats. The bay is beautiful! The food is very good, not much waiting time and the service was great. The food was not excellent but it was very good. There's no A/C so it might get hot!

Thank Daniel A
Miami Beach, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

We tried this restuarant because it had a nice review for water view dining. We sat on the patio overlooking the still water, 1 boat docked at the side and surrounded by mangroves. Rather peaceful but not quite impressed based on the previous review. It was almost like sitting at a lakeside restaurant. The food was ok, my $20 grilled... More 

Thank Diyana_13
Key Biscayne, Florida, United States
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful views, very relaxing, good ceviche. Fresh fish definitely a fish place. Calamaris ordered were frozen...

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Caribbean, Seafood
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 Crandon Blvd, Key Biscayne, FL 33149-2713
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Key Biscayne
  • Phone Number: +1 305-361-0080
Craving succulent snapper? How about a perfect seafood paella? Or maybe you're in the mood for an ice cold beer paired with our famous homemade ceviche? No matter your taste and no matter your appetite, we've got what you're looking for.
Visit us at Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park and enjoy everything that our menu, and our view, has to offer.

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