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Schooner Wharf Bar

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
As featured in Beautiful Key West and 4 other guides
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202 William St, Key West, FL 33040-6645
(305) 292-3302
7:00 am - 4:00 am
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 4:00 am
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Forest Hill, Maryland
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We enjoyed lunch watching the fishing boats come in. Bar type menu with lots of choices... taco salad and Conch fritters, A local favorite were our choices for lunch. They did not disappoint. Server was very pleasant and helpful explaining the local favorite.... A nice welcome to our first day in Key West!!!

Thank maccards70
Coconut Creek, Florida
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Live music, cold beer, great food. Had some kind of ahi tuna appetizer which was Fabulous!!! Also had ted snapper fish melt, yummy yummy yummy!!! My husband had the wings which was very tasty too. Rum runner with a floater is always a fav there. It's a must go and see, hear, and taste what makes Key west!!!

Thank jtmiller721
Seoul, South Korea
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A classic bar, mostly outdoors and has live music every day. The food is decent and the drinks are good. Not that expensive for key west, but the atmosphere makes you feel like your in the city several decades ago. Pets allowed and there are birds around with an overall not super clean vibe so don't go if those bother... More 

Thank Alex T
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We always stop when we come down every year. Meet a variety of people. Entertainment good with a live band or singer. Food is good. Great place to watch people.

Thank Jean S
West Palm Beach, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

First of all you won't find a more fun, attentive staff in Key West. Our server, Misty was absolutely wonderful, my cup was always full and she was so pleasant. The bartender, (Our servers daughter, who's name escapes me) was a blast, gave me excellent advice on others places to go. We even stopped in for just waters on a... More 

Thank h20rider
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Right on the water, good place to sit and watch the boats. They have an early morning happy hour until 12. Then another one at night. Nothing fancy, good place sit and chill.

Thank summerfish1971
Sarasota, Florida
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

When I first visited Schooners in the 1980's, it just had simple overturned boat for shade and a clear view of the wharf. That boat has been replaced since but the ambiance, the view, the music and old Key West vibe lives on. Whether you hear Michael playing there every day from 12-5, or catch Raven's amazing Johnny Cash impersonation... More 

Thank Tammy H
Cape Coral, Florida
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great live entertainment from a singer named Raven, great service and food from our server Deanna. Awesome atmosphere and great live music!

1 Thank barnes2323
Mattapoisett, Massachusetts
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31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location right in front of our hotel.Could sit out on our balcony with cocktails and listen to the great music. Went there twice in the evening for the entertainment and great burgers. Great waterfront location. The staff was great. Would definetly go there again.

1 Thank DMarg50
Newcastle, Australia
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65 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed nearby this bar. It was sssooo handy and better than paying resort prices for sure. The staff are friendly and work The bar well. I love just watching them,But the music gets you in. I would be an alcoholic if I lived as close all the time. The food is good and open for breakfast every morning. I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
7:00 am - 4:00 am
7:00 am - 4:00 am
7:00 am - 4:00 am
7:00 am - 4:00 am
7:00 am - 4:00 am
7:00 am - 4:00 am
7:00 am - 4:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 William St, Key West, FL 33040-6645
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: (305) 292-3302
Open Air Waterfront Bar - 2 Happy Hours Daily 8 a.m - noon & 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. - Great Live Music Day & Night - Local and National Acts - House Magician Nightly - Home of Classic Tall Ships & Tall Sailing Tales - Voted Most Local Popular Bar Since 1993 - Raw Bar with Fresh Gulf Shrimp & Oysters - Tempting Island Cuisine & Munchies - Serving a Great Breakfast - Lunch - Dinner & In BetweenJoin us were locals feel welcome and visitors feel local!

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