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“Great home made food from skilled Caribbean cooks!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Mo's Restaurant

Mo's Restaurant
Ranked #156 of 426 Restaurants in Key West
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Caribbean
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Dining on a budget, Business meetings, Families with children
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Knoxville, Tennessee
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31 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Great home made food from skilled Caribbean cooks!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012

The best Caribbean Jerk Chicken I have ever tasted. It puts all other Caribbean Jerk Chicken that I have ever tried to shame! It is worth eating there!

  • Visited January 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Thank Jperona
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English first
Stockholm, Sweden
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46 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Simple and with a local feel”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2012 via mobile

Best fish we've had so far on the island. Very simple place with plastic covers on the tables and painting hanging slightly askew on the walls. Friendly service, really good food and a complimentary slice of key lime pie and pumpkin pie. Definately woth coming back.

    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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1 Thank Louise C
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miami
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Felt at home”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2012 via mobile

Really friendly service, made us feel like we were eating at home. Shrimp with pasta was great, great snapper sandwich made to order was delicious. Garlic bread was just right, escargot was good but next time I will tell them to add more garlic..I love garlic! The place is nothing fancy and its a little out of the way but well worth it for a dining experience.

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Thank ccaim57
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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Mo's diner”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2012

Been to key west twice always start are day off at mo's dinercyou cant beet there breakfasts & the staff are great too ! Cant wait to get back there !!!!!

  • Visited October 2011
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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1 Thank GlenDen190729
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New England
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59 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
“Humble Appearance, Extraordinary Food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2012

Don't judge a book (or restaurant) by the cover. Walk in, sit down and enjoy the friendly service and excellent cooking. We were a little hesitant due to the "homey" look of the place but really glad we pushed away pretenses and enjoyed the place. Escargots - excellent (soft and not overly garlicky); Snapper - excellent with a velvety sauce and some rice infused with coconut water; Oxtails - excellent with a rice/beans misture; garlic bread - excellent as the bread was rubbed with the garlic, not ladled onto it. The Haitian beer goes great with the food and the deserts are homemade. Entrees are priced in the $15 - $22 range, much lower than other places in the area. Gotta go.

  • Visited September 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Thank justvisiting_9
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