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Jose's #2 Latin Food

1101 Truman Ave, Key West, FL 33040-3351
+1 305-741-7818
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good25%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“tacos” (18 reviews)
“cassava” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Central American
1101 Truman Ave, Key West, FL 33040-3351
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

Thank JudyR-D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

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Reviewed February 12, 2018 via mobile

Had the 3 pork tacos with a side of rice and beans. The tacos were wrapped in soft home made tortilla. The complimentary chips and salsa was generous and excellent. My wife's chicken quesadilla was delicious. Service was genuinely friendly. I felt like family., quick...More

Thank Misterjynx2000
Reviewed July 28, 2017

A nice latin restaurant away from busy Duval street. Very good and tasty food, affordable prices especially the lunch option. Portions were big and if you are not that hungry you might want to share one dish. Friendly staff but we had some minor issues...More

Thank Stockholmisch
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch and were served very quickly and with a smile. My husband got the Chicken Fricasse with perfectly flavored vegetables. I got the #9, the Fried Pork Chunks, served with white rice and the best black beans I've ever had. The...More

Thank EvaTakacs
Reviewed March 26, 2017

Great find looking for breakfast and found this on the corner. Excellent Mexican food, very friendly service.

Thank Jon H
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

This must be one of Key West's well-kept secrets, frequented by locals. The food is mouthwatering, homemade and plentiful. I had the beef stew which was fork-tender, in a delicious gravy with carrots, potatoes, rice, beans and plantains. All for $10. My husband had the...More

Thank Jillian L
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Loacal place, very reasonable prices, ask for the flour soft tacos instead of the corn. The cassava fried is very tasty, but a bit too much fiber. Well worth eating here. Very authentic.

Thank Makai7
Reviewed March 4, 2017 via mobile

Jose's 2 rocks. When you want a break from fast food, but you still want your food fast this is a great place to go. I'm kind of particular and once I find a restaurant and something I like at that place I very rarely...More

Thank Charles M
Reviewed February 17, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed this authenthic place and its good food on thursday at lunch time. Boy, the portions were so huge that we even skipped dinner the same day. Food was fresh, service friendly and the prices decent compared to over all Key West price level.

Thank Anne T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Central American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Television
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1101 Truman Ave, Key West, FL 33040-3351
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: +1 305-741-7818
Our food is a fusion of nicaraguan and mexican , influenced by cuban , that is why the name , is just the latin flavor in every dish that comes out of our kitchen
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