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Grunts Bar

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409 Caroline St, Key West, FL 33040-6501
+1 305-294-8280
11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Farmers Branch, Texas
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68 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We got Sangria to go with our tacos from Garbo's Grill. Both nights the bartenders were very friendly. The Sangria was really good, but we had better while in Key West. The live entertainment the second night we were there was also really good and fun to listen to.

Thank MavsFan125
Wake Forest, North Carolina
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37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We actually came to eat at Garbos, but all the tables were taken, so we went inside the bar. We ordered beers...coldest beer I ever drank! Another plus...no kids! I love kids but sometimes want adult time only! Bartender so friendly! We ate and had a few more beers. I love this place!

Thank molliecolllie
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129 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Grunts is a great place to grab a cold beer after your boring husband makes you tour the Hemingway House. 😂 kidding. They have a great craft beer selection. Seems like they rotate their offerings. We loved the Ballast Point double IPA, the grapefruit, and even the watermelon beer. In fact, the watermelon beer actually went really well with the... More 

Thank Kim B
Clearwater, FL
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed stopping here for a drink. It is just off of Duval but it feels like miles away when you are sitting in their beautiful outdoor seating area. The bartender was extremely friendly and the drinks were great. Can't wait to come back next year!

Thank KRaegan
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376 reviews
256 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 203 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped by for Happy Hour. Beer is cold and service is fine. A decent bar off the beaten track. Food is available at Garbo's, in the rear.

Tampa, Florida
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived on the ferry today hungry and hot. As we made our way to our inn (another review) we passed the Grunt. I immediately thought it looked like my kind of place. After dropping our luggage, we made our way back and found a seat on the back patio. The Grint has a very cool island atmosphere-limited seating inside... More 

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Cape Coral, Florida
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a couple of beers and some cocktails here -- love the outdoor seating and their drinks are super yummy!!

Thank Eshanti
Athens, Alabama, USA
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73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There wouldn't be anything really special about this bar if it were not for Garbo's Grill, the shiny airstream food truck that's parked in the back lot. You cannot go wrong with their tacos! Grab a drink at Grunts, get a couple tacos at Garbo's and you'll be set. Enjoy!

Thank Aint_Life_Great
Gulfport, Florida
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for dinner after a busy day in Key West and it was perfect. We sat at the bar and ordered dinner from the Garbos truck outside. The food was great and the bar was relaxing and fun. Highly recommend!

Thank keysbums37
Mechanicsville, Virginia
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

My wife and I stopped by for sangria before ordering from Garbo's Grill. Nice happy hour specials. We were able to eat our meal inside at the bar. The bartender was very nice.

Thank magnum69

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $15
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 409 Caroline St, Key West, FL 33040-6501
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: +1 305-294-8280
A beautiful brick courtyard and relaxed surroundings with bamboo and palm trees. Located in old town but it feels like miles away. Wifi available.

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