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Sponsored by: Fisherman's Cafe

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. That's A Wrap!
1. That's A Wrap!
"Shrimp wrap is perfection. The conch salad delicious too!"
JayGL
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2. Fresh Florida Lobster
2. Fresh Florida Lobster
"I was told to get the lobsters tacos by a guide on a tour I was on."
Nathan M
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3. Stacked High On Cuban Bread
3. Stacked High On Cuban Bread
"unbelievably delicious Cuban breakfast sandwich"
Guidehouse
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About
Visit our restaurant located in the Historic Seaport and relish the flavors of Old Key West. Savor timeless favorites made with fresh ingredients like Lobster, Conch and Catch of the Day. No matter which items on our menu become your favorite, you’ll taste the quality of our wholesome ingredients, the richness of our fresh ground coffee and the succulence of our just-caught fish, shrimp, lobster and conch — each one paying homage to a simpler time, a slower pace and an authentic island experience in Old Town Key West.
PRICE RANGE
$2 - $15
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
American, Caribbean, Cafe, Seafood, Fast Food
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed July 15, 2021

We have passed this place by so many times but never at the right time for a meal. We finally had breakfast. We will be back. Cubano egg sandwich was delicious and huge, fresh squeezed OJ was great.

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed October 11, 2020

Fresh food with a Cuban flair and great cuban coffee. Worth the wait in line for this one. A must for Key West visit.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed July 9, 2021

We have a great friend who has the last name "Bucci" and we went by the restaurant Sunday, Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday to buy a shirt for him. No one else had access to the storage where the shirts are and that was disappointing. Especially...when we tried to ask when he would be there and were met with shrugged shoulders. The coffee I got was lovely and I saw tons of beautiful plates of food on the many trips we made. Too bad, that was a gift we looked very forward to giving.More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed June 26, 2021

This place is amazing the lobster taco is my all time favorite service is great and stzff is friendly. I stop there to get a taco fix every time I am on key west. 5 star .

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed June 22, 2021 via mobile

Great stop before our charter tour. Ordered Cuban breakfast sandwich which was big enough for 2 people. Con Leche coffee was outstanding and fresh. Daughters got ice coffee that was comparable to the big chain shops.

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed June 7, 2021 via mobile

Great fish tacos and yucca fries in an oown air setting at the histric seaport. Easy to grab a snack going or coming from a charter trip.

Date of visit: June 2021
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Fury K, Marketing at Fisherman's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded June 9, 2021

Hi Boomerzmom, Thank you so much for stopping by Fisherman's Cafe and we are happy to hear you enjoyed our local and fresh Fish Tacos! Kyra Gorman Fisherman's Cafe

Reviewed May 9, 2021 via mobile

We love little rustic restaurants like this! Fish and chips were wonderful as was the shrimp wrap and yucca fries.

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed April 22, 2021

Great place to grab a bite. Local and seasonal food and they serve Breakfast Lunch and Dinner. Guadalupe was extremely helpful and friendly. Only outdoor seating of food to go.

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed April 18, 2021 via mobile

We stopped here twice for breakfast while waiting on our boat crew on 2 different days. We had a bacon, egg, and cheese sandwich on Cuban bread and Cuban coffee. The food and coffee were great both times! The staff is extremely friendly and made...sure we enjoyed what we ordered which goes a long way in my book. You could tell they enjoyed what they were doing and it showed. We are planning another trip back to Key West and we will be sure to stop by back by!More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed April 12, 2021 via mobile

Blink and you might miss this spot. Miss it and you will regret it! We passed by this spot and the food looked so good, but we were on the go. On the last day, we tried to get a spot at a well known...restaurant on the pier, but the wait (and the smell) drove us back out the door. I suggested this little spot and my wife gave me a look that said she wasn’t impressed. Luckily, a man caught her glance and said, “Eat here, it’s the best food on the Key; I’m a local and I eat here, that says something” We pulled up some stools and never looked back. I had the shrimp tacos with a side of plantains. Holy cow! Easily the best I have ever had in Florida over the past 10 years. On top of it, the folks who run this spot are sweethearts and rumor has it that Jimmy Buffet records in the tiny building next door. This joint was an outstanding find!More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Yes, Fisherman's Cafe offers takeout services.

Fisherman's Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 4.5