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Jose's #2 Latin Food


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner


Latin, Central American, Mexican, Spanish
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Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We roamed around the cemetery and happened upon Jose’s on our way back to the hotel. The beer was cold and the food, tasty. What a find.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank fishermama
Reviewed February 27, 2019

I grew up on cuban food so don't get confused between this place and cuban food. Jose Latin Cafe in an over priced Nicaraguan oriented restaurant. Cuban food is always complimented with black beans and rice. This Nicaraguan place to each doesn't have BB. Beef...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank John D
Reviewed February 24, 2019

In our continuing revisit of many eateries that we have enjoyed (and have been generally well reviewed on Trip Advisor), brunch at Jose's was a pleasure. A family owned and operated business, Jose's has a loyal clientele of Key West regulars, and is located a...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Doc A
Reviewed February 15, 2019 via mobile

Fantastic food, my husband was absolutely pleased with his fish, my tacos with shrimps were delicious, all the food was superbly cooked! The waitress was very friendly. The restaurant is just like the ones in Telemundo’s telenovelas, very bright orange and green walls, loved it!!!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank carolinah465
Reviewed January 2, 2019

This is a restaurant that has excellent food. Family run that puts the love into their food and it shows!! Definitely great quality for your money!! Best Latin food here!!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank JaneDel57
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Affordable and delicious! The rice and beans are to die for! Skirt steak was very tender. Big portions. Perfect for our growing family of 5.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank BikiniWearingMama
Reviewed June 12, 2018

The food is always good, the rice is perfect! The juices are lovely and the service, or delivery is fast and friendly. Yum!

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank sightingsarah
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

Stumbled across this spot after a long walk around Key West in 30 degree heat. It was a welcome treat, we ordered a couple of cold beers whilst looking at the menu. The food was amazing and with another two beers the bill was under...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank JJAllen16
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Wonderful lunch at Jose's #2, during our week's stay in Key West. We both had the Chicken Breast w/Jalapeño Cream, though I had the fried plantain and my husband had the roasted plantain as a side dish, along with rice and beans. The generous portions...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank JudyR-D
Reviewed February 23, 2018

This is a no-frills restaurant with excellent food. The menu is Nicaraguan and rich in plantains, cheese, and fish/beef/chicken. The food is fresh and well-prepared. Service is friendly and unobtrusive. Overall, the ambiance is upbeat and friendly. Bring a big appetite as the portions are...More

Date of visit: February 2018
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