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Old 02-05-2014, 11:15 PM
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Headed there for a few days any tips on restaurants and other things to do.
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Old 02-06-2014, 04:41 AM
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Hogfish Bar & Grill on stock island, Michaels in town and Latitudes on sunset key....you won't be disappointed at any of those spots. Michaels and Latitudes are more upscale. Also Blue Heaven in the Bohemian village.

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Old 02-06-2014, 05:14 AM
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Lots of threads on THT try the search.....

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A friend of mine is involved with Antonia's. Higher end Italian. Nice place.
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Old 02-07-2014, 04:06 PM
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I agree about Hogfish Bar and Grill on Stock Island. Fun, reasonable and good food. Of course Louies Backyard is consistently excellent but it costs a bit but worth it. Guy Fierro from the Food Channel was shooting in KW a few weeks ago. The first place he went to was DJ's Clam Shack on Duval St. Limited menu but great clam strips, conch and lobster rolls. We tried DJ's a few days after the shooting and we enjoyed it and went back the next week.
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If you are looking for Cuban food you have to go to El Siboney in Key West. Best Cuban food I have ever had. It is in a neighborhood a few minutes from the main tourist areas. Well worth the effort.
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I can also recommend hog fish bar and grill. Another really good place is Rusty Anchor on stock island. Really good food! The pan fried yellowtail with a loaded baked potato and cole slaw is awesome. The other good thing about this place is they aren't on island time
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Pepe's for oysters. I've always like A&B Lobster House.
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Old 02-08-2014, 12:33 PM
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I've been meaning to ask someone: I noticed [Key West] is a fishing village. Is there a Long John Silver's on the island?

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Old 02-08-2014, 12:39 PM
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Square Grouper, Bud and marys.Good places also.....Square grouper is interesting concept and good eats
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El Siboney for Cuban food.
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Old 02-08-2014, 07:24 PM
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Bad Boy Burrito. Great fish tacos.
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Old 02-09-2014, 01:57 PM
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Blue Heaven years ago... it's a bit 'touristy' now. Still worth the bike ride.

The Butterfly Museum is really cool.. worth the $10 or so to walk thru.

If the guy is still doing 'Bike Tour of KW" (ask at bike rental places) that was one of the very best 'tours'.

The KW Graveyard ... "I told you I was sick".

State Park Beach - $4 a car load I think. Quiet. HUGE snook swim around the rocks off the beach.

Hogs Breath. Irish Kevin's for lots of beer and laughs.
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Blue Heaven was awesome for breakfast a couple years ago.
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Pepe's has a great breakfast. Wanted to make it back for lunch or dinner but didn't have time.
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Flaming Buoy is really good. More high end but great atmosphere and phenomenal food.
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Last time we were there (year ago) we found a food truck near Jimmy Buffet's studio which had great food for lunch ....I wish I could remember the name.....................

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Old 02-15-2014, 04:04 AM
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Turtle krawls and the raw bar down by the waterfront is where the locals go for great food at a decent price.
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