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Square One Restaurant - CLOSED

1075 Duval St, Key West, FL 33040-3115
+1 305-296-4300
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (26 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
American, Seafood, International, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
1075 Duval St, Key West, FL 33040-3115
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321 - 330 of 602 reviews

Reviewed January 4, 2014

Food and service were excellent. I chose the pork chop stuffed with spinach and gruyere cheese and my partner had the house special for that night which was hogfish with noodles. Both meals were delicious. Great atmosphere in the restaurant and the Key Lime Tini...More

Thank eck567
SquareOneKeyWest, Guest Relations Manager at Square One Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2014

Many thanks for your very kind remarks. The Key Lime Martini has proven very popular. There are many other interesting options in our specialty drinks menu. Namaste, Michael Guest Relations

Reviewed December 31, 2013

The food was okay for me - it could have been done much better. Additionally, the service was really slow. Our server, who was very nice, apologized and said that they got busy all at once. Well - its New Year's in Key West -...More

Thank sginmd
SquareOneKeyWest, Guest Relations Manager at Square One Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2014

Thanks for taking the time to share your experience. We're disappointed that you did not receive the experience you expected. The plating issues you write about are unfortunate but could have been corrected quickly had the server been aware of them at the time you...More

Reviewed December 27, 2013 via mobile

This is the best dinner we have has thus far in Key West. We had a great table for two in the corner. Seats were cushioned and very comfortable. Nice atmosphere. Eddie was a great server. His recommendation of the cannoli cake was right on,...More

Thank pogo2012
SquareOneKeyWest, Guest Relations Manager at Square One Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2014

You are very kind. We're so happy to have shared the holiday season with you at Square One. Namaste, Michael Guest Relations

Reviewed December 26, 2013 via mobile

We are locals in Key West and eat out every night of the year and Square One is on our top 5 and remains there due to their amazing consistency on their dishes. Hellen was our fab and friendly server and after introducing the specials...More

Thank RUFFEE
SquareOneKeyWest, Guest Relations Manager at Square One Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2014

Thanks for sharing your experience at Square One. Helen is a wonderfully kind and knowledgeable server. We're glad to have her on our team. We appreciate your very kind comments. Namaste, Michael Guest Relations

Reviewed December 25, 2013

We have been going to this restaurant with our family for Christmas Eve in Key West every year for over 20 years. The owner Michael sold the restaurant in the last year so we were concerned that it was not going to be has nice...More

Thank kenron
SquareOneKeyWest, Guest Relations Manager at Square One Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2014

Square One is honored to be on your Christmas Eve dining list. Thanks for leaving such kind remarks and we look forward to seeing you in 2014! Namaste, Michael Guest Relations

Reviewed December 23, 2013

Excellent service - very attentive staff. Portions are very large- would have been okay to share Must have the PIrates Pie for dessert!

Thank cabo23
SquareOneKeyWest, Guest Relations Manager at Square One Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2014

The seafood lasagna is one of my favorites as well. Lasagna will never be the same once you try Square One's seafood version. Thanks for your very generous remarks. Namaste, Michael Guest Relations

Reviewed December 23, 2013

First night in KW and we just went out to find a nice restaurant, and we found SO, nice outside sitting and a OK menu, fish of the day was excellent our son took a burger and that is always a safe card, i took...More

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SquareOneKeyWest, Guest Relations Manager at Square One Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2014

Thanks for visiting Square One. We're glad you stopped by as your first dining choice. There is much to enjoy on our menu. If you were not happy with the soup the server would easily have suggested another item and removed the soup from you...More

Reviewed December 22, 2013

Once again a wonderful dinner with friends at Square One, Key West. This is one of, if not my favorite restaurant in my home town. From the quiet but fun atmosphere at a their wonderful outdoor area (the indoor is as well but eating outside...More

Thank KeyWestCharles
SquareOneKeyWest, Guest Relations Manager at Square One Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2014

We certainly work diligently to not disappoint anyone. Our daily goal is to provide excellent food and service. Thanks for leaving such kind comments. Namaste, Michael Guest Relations

Reviewed December 19, 2013

Since Caroline and Carmelo took over management of Square One restaurant in Key West we have been going back repeatedly for what always ends up being a wonderful dining experience. Our last visit included a special set up for twelve guests celebrating two local college...More

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SquareOneKeyWest, Guest Relations Manager at Square One Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2014

Thanks for your kind recommendation. We hope guests who haven't dined at Square One in recent years will return and discover a vibrant, new creation. We're ntent on building on past successes and the loving care that Michael Stewart graciously brought to Square One during...More

Reviewed December 17, 2013

Prior to our Key West trips we always research who is offering gluten free items as my wife has celiac disease. We were astounded by the number of gluten free selections on the Square One menu. We made a reservation and found the restaurant to...More

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SquareOneKeyWest, Guest Relations Manager at Square One Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2014

The new Square One has made a priority of clearly marking items on the menu which are suitable to special diets and to offer these in a delicious way. Guests will find much to select from wether they are vegan, gluten free or vegetarian. Thanks...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$8 - $28
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Monday
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1075 Duval St, Key West, FL 33040-3115
    (Square One)
  • Public Transportation: The Key West Bus Route stops one block away at The Gato Building next to the restaurant"s Simonton Street parking lot.
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: +1 305-296-4300
  • E-mail
Description
The restaurant's New American cuisine features "chef driven" ethnic twists on classic recipes that combine innovative global flavors. The Square One team of chefs take many old world dishes and transforms them through luxury ingredients and contemporary gastronomy featuring significant creative use of seasonal produce, regional herbs, exotic spices, fresh colorful foods, interesting sauces and homemade condiments. An eclectic offering of fine boutique wines, craft beers and innovative cocktails complement the cuisine. Enjoy your Square One dining experience in their sophisticated, yet truly upbeat, Key West ambiance all while being expertly attended by professional, dedicated servers. Square One is open every evening for dinner. FREE PARKING in our parking lot.
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