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“Cool to see original, but just ok” 3 of 5 bubbles
Review of Margaritaville

Margaritaville
Ranked #146 of 443 Restaurants in Key West
Price range: $0 - $20
Cuisines: American, Bar
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Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Wake Forest, North Carolina, United States
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Cool to see original, but just ok”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 23, 2013

It's certainly somewhere to go bc it's the original margaritaville but the one in myrtle beach blows this one out of the water! This one is a lot smaller and not as entertaining. The food is decent. Wait staff was average.

  • Visited April 2013
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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CourtneyGuestService, Guest Relations Manager at Margaritaville, responded to this review, April 25, 2013
LennyStarla F - Thank you for visiting! As you can imagine we aim to be much more than just average, so your feedback will be taken very seriously by the team. We take pride in being the original want all of our guests to have a fun, memorable and tasty experience with us, so we will take your comments to heart.

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Crownsville
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54 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“Iconic”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 20, 2013

Must-go place in KW. Wat can I say? Beloved by parrotheads for ambiance, music, excellent drinks and good food. Order the margarita of your choice and a cuban sandwich then kick backn and enjoy...

Visited April 2013
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Warren, Ohio
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Calling all parot heads..”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 18, 2013

Please go and enjoy the food and drinks here, Entertainment is great along with everything. And don't forget to stop in the shop and get a t-shirt of the most famous place in key west.

Visited April 2013
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CourtneyGuestService, Guest Relations Manager at Margaritaville, responded to this review, April 20, 2013
maureen m m - Happy to hear you like our food, drinks and fun so much that you're inviting your friends! Thank you for visiting and hope to see you again soon. Fins Up!

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Fort Myers, Florida
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139 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
“Always fun ,but never cheap!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 16, 2013 via mobile

It is a place you must see when in Key West.. The margaritas are the best I have had! The food is good, but the prices are high... As good as the margarita was, at 8.25 each, one does not have many.... It is the atmosphere that makes it... After going a coup,e of times on different trips I have seen it enough, but if it is your first time, it is a must see!

Visited April 2013
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CourtneyGuestService, Guest Relations Manager at Margaritaville, responded to this review, April 18, 2013
Pat S - Thank you for all your visits! We're very happy you enjoy our fun atmosphere and margaritas so much. We want you to keep coming back again and again, so all of your feedback will be shared with the team.

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Chardon Ohio
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176 reviews
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“Gotta go to Margaritaville”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 14, 2013

Going to Jimmy Buffet’s Margaretville was on Jodie’s “must do” list in Key West, so we went to dinner here one night. The place is very big and we were seated on the second floor balcony right on the railing. This was a good spot for people watching. It is a bit of a tourist trap but, there really are a lot of memorabilia and decorations up, but they get a little lost in the size of the place. They have a stage for bands but we had an early dinner so they were not in full on party mode yet. The atmosphere was very upbeat as most people that come here are looking for the parrot head experience.

They had a long list of frozen concoctions to choose from, but of course we had margaritas. They were big and tasted great. The menu was diner style stuff and Jodie had a large chicken and mango salad, which she enjoyed. I had the rib dinner that came with fries… and to my surprise, they were very good and the fries were even hot and crispy.

  • Visited March 2013
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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