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Michaels Restaurant

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532 Margaret St, Key West, FL 33040-7134 (Southard Street)
+1 305-295-1300
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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143 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

As we were arriving in Key West later in the afternoon we asked our innkeeper to make reservations for us and we are certainly happy she choose Michaels. We have had some fine meals in Key West in past visits and this was certainly among the best. It clearly is a favorite of the locals and is located in a... More 

Thank AnacoTraveler
Chicago, Illinois
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I could immediately sense that Michael's, Key West, is a favorite among sophisticated local diners and already well-reviewed enough to attract newcomers. I'm hesitant to start with dessert but the key lime pie was magic...My friend and I took a break from seafood for the evening and enjoyed perfect salads and filets...exemplary service from an expert staff...just the experience you're... More 

Thank djbartz1
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We found Michael's about 10 years ago when celebrating our 20th anniversary. We had a fabulous meal, and I loved the lava cake! Afterwards, we learned about the small bites and fondue menus. We are fondue lovers and have been stopping in for a fondue dinner every time we are in Key West. It is absolutely delicious and way out-classes... More 

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421 reviews
289 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved the menu online while researching our four nights in KW, and man o man did this place live up to our hopes. Wonderful place, great service, super menu, great drinks and wonderful food. Hiding in a residential neighborhood...you should seek it out for a special night out. Not cheap but worth it. We had a tuna app, an... More 

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Mandeville, Louisiana
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

So glad we booked here after reading the Trip Advisor reviews. Waiter talked me into ordering carpaccio!! Excellent!! Yellowtail snapper and stuffed veal chops were both outstanding. Beautiful outdoor seating, great staff and service!!

Thank Mike J
Big Pine Key, Florida
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Small classy Key West kind of place, Seafood and steaks were perfect and drinks first class .A bit pricey and parking is a bear but i'll go back.

Thank mousemilk3
Cornwall, New York
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visit Key West once a year. Heard about Michael's during our last visit and on social media. Restaurant is in a quiet neighborhood several blocks away from the hustle and bustle of Duval Street. Indoor and outdoor seating available. Very friendly and attentive staff. My gf had the beet salad which was very good and I had the B.E.L.T. salad... More 

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Marco Island, Florida
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63 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Walking distance from our hotel and it is obviously a special place for locals and visitors. Great food and service. Lovely outdoors patio dining and bar. A must when you are there.

Thank Dr_Mom880
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149 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We returned to Michaels again this year for another visit. Once again found our way to the bar for a before dinner martini and waited for our table on the patio. As before, there is no disappointment here. The staff are top notch, from the hostess to the bartenders. Good training only goes so far. People can always tell when... More 

Thank deans44
Rio de Janeiro
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63 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good ambiance with gentle staff. Good food. That's a good formula for a calm and relaxed evening with a good company. Enjoy it.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$31 - $50
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 532 Margaret St, Key West, FL 33040-7134
    (Southard Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: +1 305-295-1300
One of the finest Key West restaurants is nestled among the charming tropical back streets of
Key West's Old Town District. Come discover a garden oasis where Chef Michael Wilson
and his wife Melanie offer a classic menu with an island twist. Their emphasis on
quality and service, coupled with casual island elegance, has established
Michaels Restaurant as a favorite of Key West locals
and visitors with discriminating dining palates.
If you're searching for Key West restaurants, search no further. Treat yourself to a delicious dining experience outdoors in a relaxing Key West garden atmosphere or indoors in one of our two dining rooms. Michaels Restaurant is in Old Town Key West,
near the corner of Southard Street- on Margaret Street.

"From the first chilled martini to the last sumptuous bite of the
warm chocolate volcano, Michaels will delight and satisfy. "

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?