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The Salty Angler

1114 Duval St, Key West, FL 33040-3157
+1 305-741-7071
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“brisket” (28 reviews)
“smoked meat” (6 reviews)
“queso” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Barbecue, Pub, Healthy, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1114 Duval St, Key West, FL 33040-3157
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Enjoyed an intimate evening listening to amazing music. It was uncrowded and we felt like we were having a private concert. We recognized the steel guitar player right away to be none other than the Coral Reefer, Doyle Grisham. What made the evening more special...More

Thank Julie K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't waste your time anywhere else. If you want a menu that has something to satisfy everyone in your group, great live music, attentive service and affordable dishes, go here.

Thank Rachel G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food and fun entertainment, what a nice way to start a father’s treat. I went with friends of mine, Mark & June from “Touch of Key West” gallery to go get a bite to eat after closing the gallery. A short walk down Duvall,...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

My girlfriends and I came to Key West on a girl's trip for my birthday and found this place. Stop in and see Will! Best bartender and a Philly boy to boot! We had so much fun and he was just so accommodating even though...More

Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed May 12, 2018

OK, so we needed a bathroom stop on our way to Southernmost beach. We're glad we stopped in here. We both ordered a drink at the bar. Bartender was friendly and so were the other patrons. Glad we stopped in, we'll be back if in...More

Thank Steverino-OKC
TheSaltyAngler, Owner at The Salty Angler, responded to this reviewResponded May 15, 2018

Hi Steverino! Cheers to you and glad Mother Nature's call landed you here at The Salty Angler- see you soon we hope!

Reviewed May 9, 2018

This was my favorite place in Key West. I ended up here by myself for three of the four nights we were in Key West, while my college student offspring (and her friends) went to the touristy bars, the booze cruises, and puked their guts...More

Thank indyslf
TheSaltyAngler, Owner at The Salty Angler, responded to this reviewResponded May 15, 2018

Dear Indyslf, How kind of you to share in depth your appreciation for our musicians, Dylan, the rest of our awesome staff, and our restaurant/ bar. So glad that you felt right at home here and that you continued to come and see us during...More

Reviewed May 6, 2018

We ate a late lunch at the Salty Angler on our first Day in Key west. Like many places there was live music-better here than many I heard coming from the Bars in Duval Street. We thought the food was excellent quality for the Price-I...More

1  Thank Hungry_Nigel
TheSaltyAngler, Owner at The Salty Angler, responded to this reviewResponded May 7, 2018

Before opening, while creating the menu, we wanted to offer our delicious unique creations at a reasonable cost to all of us. By not forcing people to pay high prices and then take a to go box or be forced to leave it behind (therefore...More

Reviewed April 26, 2018

Went in because of the great smell from the smoker. Food was great, live music, and adult milkshakes. We will be going back. Thanks Amy!

1  Thank BigEater73
TheSaltyAngler, Owner at The Salty Angler, responded to this reviewResponded May 7, 2018

We are so pleased you could join us! Yes, the hickory smoker on site is the yummiest of smells and just a tease of the delightful treats we pull out of the smoker throughout the day. Thanks for the share on T.A., muchos gracias!

Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

The worst nachos in Key West!!!! Told the bartender they were awful and did nothing about it.. if you want GOOD nachos go to Blue macaw or Lucy's.. I mean really how can you mess up nachos... Where is the brisket...More

Thank Tracy S
TheSaltyAngler, Owner at The Salty Angler, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2018

Dear Tracy S, we are apologetic if you conveyed you were unhappy with your nachos and the issue wasn't fixed to your satisfaction. We are known for our brisket and our customers are blown away by our nachos (portion, homemade ingredients and all made fresh...More

Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

I had the burnt ends from the smoker. Excellent. Also tried the Thunder Thighs...smoked chicken. Also excellent. They make great sauces too. Fine service and drinks.

Thank Sshaft79
TheSaltyAngler, Owner at The Salty Angler, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2018

Happy you could join us and thank you for the review Sshaft79!

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Janice C
April 24, 2018|
Response from TheSaltyAngler | Property representative |
Not right now.
Sara G
February 3, 2017|
Response from TheSaltyAngler | Property representative |
Wednesdays and Thursdays. Times vary with crowds and sunset. this week it is 2-6 Wednesday and 12-4 on Thursday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $43
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1114 Duval St, Key West, FL 33040-3157
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: +1 305-741-7071
We are a casual bar with great barbecue and the freshest local seafood possible.
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