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Kaiyo Grill

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81701 Old Hwy, Islamorada, FL 33036-3714
+1 305-664-5556
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Alamo Heights, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The Bubba Boat fed all four of us. Nice atmosphere. Pretty pricey. There was live music which is always a plus. The beer/wine list is pretty short. Not sure if they have full bar.

Thank Susan M
Franklin Grove, Illinois
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have heard so much about this restaurant but all of my expectations were blown away. The chef, Adrian, was phenomenal. I am not a fan of sushi but he made us Tiradito that was amazing. The blueberry salad was a wonderful blend of flavors. I had never had lamb before but am now a huge fan. Our meal was... More 

Thank bearsinger
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thursday night at Kaiyo Grill was perfect. We had miso soup and four sushi rolls: spicy tuna roll, spicy tuna with white fish, salmon and eel sauce roll, tuna, salmon, crab and avocado and tuna, salmon, white fish in Sriracha sauce. The live music was terrific - provided by a talented female artist who rocked contemporary blues, folk and classic... More 

Thank Joy B
Jackson, NJ
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived at 8 pm, but had to wait until 9 for a table. They had seating outside which was nice and a text message that told you when your table was ready, so you could even leave the property. Food was imaginitive and tasty. Key Lime Pie was ok at best, and bread pudding was over-hyped. Very good service.

Thank JERomano
Marathon, Florida
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44 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love to go here for some great shashimi and sushi. They have great salads and non-sushi foods also for those who are not into raw fish. Smaller spot with tables inside or out!

Thank tursigirl
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51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'm pretty picky when it comes to Sushi. Some menus I just don't like. Not the case hear. Found several rolls I liked. Only downer was how noisy it was.

Thank Ed M
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51 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hostess wasn't very welcoming when we first arrived. She appeared irritated we didn't have reservations.... Since when is the keys "stuffy"? Anyway.. We got a table right away and the hostess got friendlier as the night went on. First impressions are important though. The server was very friendly and accommodating. The food was fabulous and the Oreo bread pudding... More 

Thank Pottiehottie
Texas Gulf Coast, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We traveled to Islamorada with our 3 adult children and dined at Kaiyo Grill for our first dinner. We were greeted by a very welcoming young lady. The atmosphere is relaxed and the food was perfect! My daughters and I ordered sushi and each roll was delicious!!! It was a terribly difficult to decide which ones we wanted to order,... More 

Thank maremare309
Lutz, Florida
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51 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the newest and best kept secrets of the keys. Kaiyo is beyond yum. I highly recommend them for sushi.

Thank bethcahill
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So, we walked from Cheeca lodge. Very easy. Didn't have reservations. Sat at the bar and the nicest waitress named Angela helped us. She was the busiest most attentive waitress I've had in the Keys. Spot on!! They have wine on tap. Which as very good. And the sushi combinations had an island flare with mango and hogfish which I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $40
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Television, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 81701 Old Hwy, Islamorada, FL 33036-3714
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Islamorada
  • Phone Number: +1 305-664-5556
We are a nouveau fusion restaurant, representing eclectic styles of cuisines. We source local and seasonal ingredients to compliment our ever changing menu. We have a wine list that represents 5 continents and over 120 offerings.

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