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Pilot House

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Sun, 3/24
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special occasions, Scenic view, Large groups, Bar scene

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Steamed Little Neck Clams or Mussels
In a Broth of Caramelized Onions, Chorizo Sausage, Diced Tomato, Chardonnay & Butter Served with Grilled Bread
Fried Tostones
Twice Fried Plantains, Guacamole, Pico de Gallo, Micro Cilantro
Bahamian Conch Fritters
Roasted Red Pepper Aioli
6 Wings $6.0
Chicken Wings
Chipotle/BBQ/Grilled/Teriyaki/Thai/Spicy Garlic Butter/Korean BBQ/Buffalo. Served with Celery, Carrot Sticks and Bleu Cheese Dressing
Hot Creamy Crab Dip
Lump Crab and Creamy Boursin Cheese Baked with Smoked Provolone, Slivered Almonds Served with Tri Color Tortilla Chips
Oyster Rockefeller
Fresh Oysters Roasted and Stuffed with Spinach, Parmesan, Truffled Breadcrumbs
Soy Beans with Sea Salt-Served Hot
Baked Brie
Raspberry and Blueberry Compote, Toasted Baquette
1/2 Lb $11.0
Full Lb $20.0
Old Bay Peel and Eat Shrimp
Served Hot or Cold
Smoked Fish Dip
Tri Color Tortilla Chips and Pepperoncini
Sushi Roll
Ask your server for Today's Selection
(6) $13.0
(12) $25.0
Oysters on the Half Shell
Cocktail Sauce, Horseradish, Lemon
Tuna Nachos
Marinated Diced Tuna over Crisp Wontons topped with Seaweed Salad, Drizzled with Wasabi Aioli, Sprinkled with Sesame Seeds
Conch Salad
Tender Conch, Onions, Peppers and Spices cooked with Lime Marinade
Tuna Tataki
Rare Sesame Crusted Yellowfin Tuna, Pickled Ginger, Soy Sauce and Seaweed Salad
Pilot House Spicy Shrimp Avocado Ceviche
Served with Tortilla Chips
Add Chicken $5, Steak $8, Shrimp $8, Mahi $7, Tuna $9
Cup $6.0
Bowl $8.0
Creamy Crab Soup or Bahamian Conch Chowder
Pilot House Salad
Artisan Mixed Greens, Cucumbers, Carrot, Tomato, Hearts of Palm, Artichoke Hearts, Garlic Croutons, Citrus Vinaigrette
Crisp Romaine Hearts, Shaved Parmesan Cheese, Garlic Croutons
Spinach Salad
Clipped Baby Spinach, Smokey Bacon, Mushrooms, Tomato, Red Onion, Hard Boiled Eggs, Crumbled Feta, Honey Dijon Dressing
Mediterranean Greek Salad
Mixed Greens, Quinoa, Kalamata Olives, Green Pepper, Cucumber, Diced Tomato, Red Onion, Feta Cheese, Red Wine Vinaigrette
Southwest Steak Salad
Romaine Lettuce, Avocado, Charred Corn Black Bean Salsa, Tortilla Strips, Cheddar Jack Cheese, Creamy Ranch Dressing
Choice of Jerked-Grilled-Blackened-Fried (Cheese~Extra Charge $0.50). Served with Shredded Cabbage, Pico de Gallo, Taco Aioli, Micro Cilantro
Choice of French Fries or Cole Slaw. Sub Onion Rings or Sweet Potato Fries $1.50. Sub Side Salad add $3.50
Mahi Mahi Sandwich
Seasoned and Grilled. Served on a Kaiser Roll. Also Available Blackened, Jerked or Fried
Super Avocado Toast
Avocado, Fried Egg, Sautéed Julienne Vegetables, Cracked Black Pepper Romesco Sauce on Multi Grain Toast
Pilot House Harvey Fish Sandwich
As Seen on Diner's Drive-Ins and Dives on the Food Network Episode DV2407H. Fried Fish, Tomato, American Cheese, Tartar on Toasted Whole Wheat Bread
Crunchy Grouper Sandwich
Flash Fried Crunchy Grouper and Pepper Jack Cheese with Lettuce, Tomato, Onion and Tartar Sauce Served on a Crisp Hoagie Roll
Fish and Chips Platter
Grilled, Blackened, Fried. Served with Cole Slaw and Seasoned French Fries
Shrimp and Chips Platter
Grilled, Blackened, Fried. Served with Cole Slaw and Seasoned French Fries
Chicken Sandwich
Provolone Cheese and Applewood Smoked Bacon
Char Grilled Octopus
Glazed with Ancho Chile Sauce. Served with Chorizo Mashed Potato
Seafood Mixed Grill
Shrimp, Scallops, Mahi with Rice and Vegetable of the Day. Blackened, Grilled, or Fried
Macadamia Crusted Mahi Mahi
As Seen on Diner's Drive-Ins and Dives on the Food Network Episode DV2407H. Broiled with Crisp Citrus Macadamia Panko Crust with Mango Pineapple Salsa. Served with Rice and Grilled Vegetables
Grilled Lobster Tail
Coconut Rice and Broccolini
1/2 Rack $18.0
Full $29.0
St. Louis Ribs
Compart Duroc Heritage Pork topped with Honey Chipotle BBQ Sauce. Served with French Fries and Cole Slaw
Quinoa Avocado and Salmon Powerbowl
Pan Seared Salmon, Quinoa, Avocado, Apple Wedges, Slivered Almonds, Mixed Greens, Citrus Vinaigrette
Lobster Mac and Cheese
Tender Chunks of Maine Lobster in a 3 Cheese Lobster Cream Sauce Tossed with Penne Pasta and topped with Truffled Bread Crumbs
All Natural Center Cut Pork Chop
Broccolini, Roasted Fingerling Potatoes. Raised without Antibiotics
Market Price
Catch of the Day
Served with Coconut Rice, Grilled Vegetables, Lemon Butter Sauce, Tropical Salsa
Grilled Churrasco Steak
Topped with Chimichurri Sauce and Pico de Gallo Served with Vegetable of the Day and Rice
Chicken and Shrimp Kung Pao Bowl
Chicken Breast, Shrimp, Carrot, Onion, Mushroom, Bell Pepper, Serrano Pepper, Sesame Chili Sauce, Coconut Rice
Seafood Pasta
Shrimp, Mussels, Clams, Calamari, Diced Tomato over Linguini
Filet Tips Over Rice
Mushroom Gravy and Breadsticks
Seafood Risotto
Shrimp, Mussels, Clams, Calamari, Diced Tomato
The Pilot House Marina, Restaurant and Glass Bottom Bar is located on Lake Largo in the heart of downtown Key Largo Florida just minutes from the best diving and fishing waters of the world. Enjoy air conditioned waterfront dining at our Pilot House Restaurant or relax at our casual Glass Bottom Bar and feed the fish while overlooking our five star marina. Perhaps you'd like to stroll our attraction rich boardwalk for dive trips, snorkeling trips or charter a fishing boat for the day. Or even consider taking a dinner cruise aboard the original steam powered African Queen or touring the Coral Restoration Foundation Educational Center. There are plenty of things to see and do for the entire family
$10 - $30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
American, Bar, Seafood
Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our server was excellent, courteous and attentive. We were able to get a table on the porch on a Friday night overlooking the marina, which is definitely where the lively hustle and bustle is, but it's not overwhelming or loud. The inside when I stepped...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank elizabethfhill1996
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had already had a big lunch so we were just looking for something light for dinner. We had soup and salad out on the patio next to the marina at night. Very nice outside with lights in the water to be able to see...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Mom_from_Virginia
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We have been off-and-on visitors to Key Largo during the winter; we are becoming regulars. The Pilot House has become one of our go-to restaurants ... lunch, happy hour, dinner. We are boaters, so we love the location on a beautiful marina. Located right next...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 470jeffreyc
Reviewed 4 days ago

This place was awesome and was very close to where we stayed. Casual atmosphere and great food. Staff was super friendly. We actually ate there twice!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank russell3975
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Pilot House never disappoints, whether it is lunch, happy hour, dinner, or Sunday brunch. We have always had a great dining experience, and wonderful food-- served by a caring, and friendly staff. Our two dogs love going there, and, to them, Sunday AM is...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank ksmithchristmas
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is probably the place we visit the most in the 2 months we're here. A cool place good food good music really good views on a canal, they will give you fish food the feed the fish in the canal The Macadamia Crusted Mahi...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank MarcTuna127
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved the Pilot House. Stopped for a quick appetizer last week. Great outdoor atmosphere - got to see 2 stingray swimming by as we ate. Wonderful food - loved the shrimp ceviche. Super friendly staff. Wish we could have tried more of the menu,...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank beachlife76
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had taken a day trip to the Keys. We wanted water's edge dining. This was perfect. We sat next to the water taking in all the wonderful scents this can bring. Our server Jen was wonderful. She was friendly and efficient and actually put...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 400peggye
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cool atmosphere! Very friendly service. The food was wonderful. They have a glass bottom bar which was very different and fun too. Drinks were very good. Everyone loved everything they got to eat. Great experience .

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank mom4810
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the fish Sandwich recommended on Drive in’s, Diners and Dives. It did not disappoint. They give you food to feed the fish. There is even a small area under the bar that is glass where you can see the fish.

Date of visit: March 2019
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March 20, 2019|
Response from Kmama60 | Reviewed this property |
Was there a few weeks ago and it was only a tiny section by the bar that was glass.
April 23, 2017|
Response from Live-in-Key-Largo | Property representative |
Please just e-mail or call the restaurant and they will be happy to help you. Thanks!
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