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MEAT Eatery And Taproom

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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88005 Overseas Hwy, #15, Islamorada, FL 33036-3067
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Carol Stream, Illinois
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97 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This place is a little hard to find even though it is on route 1. It is in a small strip mall and is on the right if you are driving northbound. As a matter of fact, our GPS steered us to the back of the place. Anyway, the search was worth it. I had the lobster mac and cheese... More 

Thank Gregory W
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470 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 360 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My partner and I visited M.E.A.T. while we were driving down through the Keys, and overall, this restaurant is certainly worth a stop over – and come hungry! I read about this restaurant online on a list of places to eat in the Florida Keys, and if you drive down, you're bound to pass it because there aren't that many... More 

Thank jg325
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Clever food items made right with a great selection of beer and treats. Burgers were too good. A new favorite.

Thank Sarah A
Key Largo, Florida
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Got the pork Schnitzel sandwich special. It came on a sausage bun and there was no way to pick it up. Complained to server but he didn't appear to care.

Thank Susan C
Syracuse, New York
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We heard about this place on diners, drive-ins and dives and was happy we stopped. We had a a inside out juicy Lucy burger and a classic chicken sandwich with Bacon. It was very delicious but the home made bacon was out of this world!!! We enjoyed it so much we stopped back on our way home. Not only was... More 

Thank Tracy-0101NY
Johnson City, Tennessee
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112 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in after reading several good reviews. It was a great spot. The burgers were excellent and they had a nice selection of beers to choose from. The staff was also very nice!

Thank Luke B
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here for lunch on our way to Key West. Have to admit we stopped because we saw the place on diners drive ins and dives. MEAT definitely delivered. Lobster roll was excellent and the BBQ wings were so good we want to go back for more.

Thank Traci S
Bay Area
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69 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So delicious! I ordered the Country Pulled Pork Sandwich and it was love at first bite. The sandwich consisted of 6 ounces of moist and smoky pulled pork topped with Provolone Cheese, Braised Broccoli Rabe and Banana Peppers. It was delicious! They serve all their burgers and sandwiches with a generous portion of Duck Fat Fried French Fries which were... More 

Thank Jennifer S
Helena, Montana
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51 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is great, and they have a wonderful selection of beer. Smaller selection of wine, and also hand-crafted soda. The truffle fries are incredible! Portions are large. My husband had the pulled pork sandwich, and I attempted the Cow and Pig burger - both were excellent. The atmosphere is typical pub/bar, with TVs, etc. Nice little place.

Thank Savvy1984
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here on our last night based off a recommendation from the owner of the resort we are staying at. It was fantastic! They had a b=great beer selection and made excellent recommendations based of my preferences. The burger and fries were delicious but the icing on the cake were their homemade condiments. The mustard was my favorite! If... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $19
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88005 Overseas Hwy, #15, Islamorada, FL 33036-3067
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Islamorada
  • Phone Number: 305-852-3833
M.E.A.T. Eatery And Taproom is a Cutting-Edge Quick-Service restaurant in the Upper Florida Keys. It smokes its own meats, makes its own Sausage in-house, has high quality Burgers, Hotdogs, Pulled Pork and even Lobster Rolls as a Gourmet Fast Food establishment. MEAT alo carries Craft Beers, Microwbrewed Sodas, Organic Wines and Homemade Ice Cream. Not to be missed traveling in the Keys!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?