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The Cafe, A Mostly Vegetarian Place

509 Southard St, Key West, FL 33040-6835
+1 305-296-5515
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“veggie burger” (119 reviews)
“tofu” (73 reviews)
“seitan” (28 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
509 Southard St, Key West, FL 33040-6835
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My cousin and I dined here solely because they have key lime cheesecake and it’s delicious. We split the Goyza’s and the peanut noodle salad. I was impressed by the goyza but the peanut noodle salad was average. I can make the same at home,...More

Thank Courtney V
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food can be vegetarian or not, but it is well made and tasty. The atmosphere is funky and the service is friendly. A bit off the beaten track and definitely recommended.

Thank Pana-X8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love breakfast and don’t want to eat in a hotel? This is a best place, just off Duval, with a great menu. Even though they aware vegetarian/vegan most of the food is what everyone eats: hue so rancheros, waffles, Avon toast, yogurt with housemadr...More

Thank Caramia S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Struggled to find a good vegan option for my son and his girlfriend during our recent trip to Key West. So happy to have found this place! Not only is the food delicious, but they offer a wide variety of options for breakfast, brunch, lunch...More

Thank Mary B
the cafe k, Manager at The Cafe, A Mostly Vegetarian Place, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for visiting and for the great review! We look forward to serving you again next time!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After arriving at the Florida Keys airport, we had dinner in Key West at this vegetarian restaurant off Duval Street, The Café. It was excellent. We each tried a different fruit juice or smoothie and different entrees. There is an incredible selection for gluten free,...More

Thank IowaMum
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came here 3x in one weekend! Delicious food, great service, wonderful atmosphere. I'm vegan, my husband is (mostly) vegetarian, our friends eat meat, and we all equally loved this restaurant. I ordered the simple grilled tofu salad (twice) we shared the bok choy and...More

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot in the heart of key west for lunch. Most places are bar food and this place was really fresh, unique and tasty.

Thank agrigg
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Stopped in here first thing in the am Key west time which is 9am. The menu looked amazing. I ordered the veggie Benny. WOW the fresh kale, sundried tomato, onions and amazing mushrooms made it delicious. After being in KW a week we decided this...More

Thank Washburn7ed
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Wife is vegetarian and frequently struggles to get a good meal in many US locations. Lots of chain restaurants in this country have literally no entrees on the entire menu without meat or fish involved. Vegetarians are frequently not catered for. So she was overjoyed...More

Thank HR-roadtripping
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Simply the best best fish sandwich I have in Key West, lot of healthy choices and vegetarian food , just of Duval street and Southard Street

Thank Joseph H
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Response from RonnyyD | Reviewed this property |
Not sure sorry opens at 9a
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 509 Southard St, Key West, FL 33040-6835
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: +1 305-296-5515
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Chill spot adorned with local art, serving globally inspired vegetarian, vegan & seafood eats. Gluten free very friendly. Fresh juice, great beer and organic wine selection. Home made vegan desserts.
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