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Thai Island Restaurant & Sushi Bar

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711 Eisenhower Dr, Garrison Bight Marina, Key West, FL 33040-7011 (Palm Ave)
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Toronto, Canada
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The place looked run down. The chairs not clean. The staff not friendly. After we were served the waitress didn't come to check on us. We had to go looking for her for more food. The portions were very small. Also be careful when you get the bill...the gratuity is included in the bill yet when you get the bill... More 

Thank Karima H
Key West, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First of all, the lady that answers the phone - should take a class on manners. Very rude on the phone. No please, no thank you. The sushi I ordered was disgusting. The tuna that they used must have been old or something, because it looked like someone chewed it up and then spit it out. The sushi also lacked... More 

Thank marta s
PyrbearThai, Manager at Thai Island Restaurant & Sushi Bar, responded to this review

Hello, I am sorry that you feel that you were not treated with the delicacy that you feel that you deserved. Rudeness is never tolerated,but a busy restaurant environment can be LOUD and telephone communications can be curt out of a need for conciseness and clarity. Principally I would like to distinguish for all readers that your experience is based... More 

Wormerveer, The Netherlands
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36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After eating in various places in Key West, we were hoping for something better here as we love Thai food, but particularly after trying the other Thai restaurant on the other side. But while it was slightly better, the food was still somehow missing something. Staff were quite friendly, though the Thai owner looked like she didn't want to be... More 

Thank fortuner
Key West, Florida
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

Love the menu variety, I always get the sushi. We are locals and this is our favorite sushi spot. Plenty of parking!!!

Thank izzylucy2004
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

I can admit the few times I had the food that it was pretty decent but the owner and the other women that work there has had a bad attitude with me on numerous occasions and i refuse to eat there again.

Thank Carlos M
PyrbearThai, Manager at Thai Island Restaurant & Sushi Bar, responded to this review

Hello Carlos, I am sorry that you have had less than stellar experiences with customer service from the staff. Without specifics, I cannot pinpoint exactly what transpired or how to address your hurt feelings. I am at a further loss, because the only time that I have ever witnessed any curt attitude from the owner towards a member of the... More 

Sugarloaf Key, Florida
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

Expensive food. Can get better take out. Not happy when we left after seeing the check. Paid $70 including tip for 2 adults and 1 child for 2 sushi rolls and one dinner. Could've made better dishes at home and I'm not a cook by any means.

1 Thank Nicholas W
Exton, Pennsylvania
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

We stumbled upon this Thai restaurant, and the food was very good. Everything we had was very good, I can say that because I tasted everything on our table, and we ordered a lot of food. The service was polite and prompt.

1 Thank stollybolly16
Florida Panhandle, Florida
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016

Incredible Pad Thai. Ended up here as the other Thai restaurant was only open W - Sun. Food was so good we went back the next night. Looks a bit run down from the outside but some of the best kept restaurant secrets are in places that look a bit dodgy. Great service, excellent food. Ask for Roger.

Thank InformedTrav
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61 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

I have been to Thai Island restaurant several times, and each visit has not been disappointing. It's nice to come in the evening time and sit upstairs on the patio overlooking the water. I usually just get sushi when I come here, but have had the opportunity to try the pad thai dish. For sushi, I recommend trying the fly... More 

1 Thank cb2367
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

The food was awesome! I ordered vegetarian green curry while my husband ordered seafood fried rice and basil chicken. All was great, fresh, perfectly cooked with crunch intact! Service was quite friendly too.

Thank DurLak

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $25
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Thai, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Scenic view, Families with children, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 711 Eisenhower Dr, Garrison Bight Marina, Key West, FL 33040-7011
    (Palm Ave)
  • Public Transportation: Key West bus pickup and drop off location is just a few blocks from the restaurant and is at the intersection of Eisenhower Dr. and Truman (US 1). Please walk north down Eisenhower and make a right another immediate right into the Garrison Bight parking lot just before the bridge. The three story house with patio is Thai Island Restaurant.
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: 305-296-9198
Thai Island is a large waterfront Thai and Sushi patio restaurant that opened Valentine's Day 2008. Thai Island's menu contains one of the largest selection of fine fresh ingredients: including locally harvested thai herbs and spices combined with local noodles, meats and seafood used in preparation of traditional thai dishes. In addition to onsite dining, Thai Island also delivers to all locations within Key West as well as on Stock Island.Also on the same property and at this waterfront location is the newly renovated Barrelhead Bar, which is the site of the 1989 filming of the James Bond "License to Kill" movie, starring Timothy Dalton. Enjoy happy hour with our locals: including our experienced boat captains.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?