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The Key Lime Cafe

95231 Overseas Hwy / M.M. 95 OCEAN Side, Left Side Coming South / Right Side Going North, Key Largo, FL 33037-3897
+1 305-853-0378
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cracked conch” (33 reviews)
“fish tacos” (105 reviews)
“fries” (61 reviews)
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American, Seafood
95231 Overseas Hwy / M.M. 95 OCEAN Side, Left Side Coming South / Right Side Going North, Key Largo, FL 33037-3897
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We always stop here on our way to Key west. The fish tacos are some of our favorite in the Keys! And Janelle does a wonderful job!

Thank Kelli Z
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Woman who made our smoothies was extremely rude. They have trip advisors stickers all over to rate them, you'd think they'd have nice employees. The woman makes you feel like you're inconveniencing her by giving your money to this business.

Thank Janel F
john m, Owner at The Key Lime Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Sorry you had a bad experience , some days are very busy and stressful for her . Come again and i wil buy you a smoothie . Best Regards , John

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

After reading the reviews, we decided to give the Key Lime Cafe a try. The fish tacos and conch fritters are wonderful! The key lime pie is amazing! Orders are taken outside. You take your ticket inside to pay and return your ticket to the...More

Thank Patricia D
john m, Owner at The Key Lime Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for noticing how hard she works , very touch job she has . She is one of the best in the keys . please come again

Reviewed 1 week ago

I had this on my list of places to stop. It wasn't quite what I thought - smaller, more informal. Considering all that, geez, the cook can put out some really tasty food! Certainly can give a regular sit down restaurant a run for its...More

Thank JCJake
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped for the conch fritters. They were great! There is no alcohol or beer here. Fish tacos are delicious. The cook for the day was a woman dont know her name but be sure you have thick skin as she is quite abrasive and...More

1  Thank 1358rebecca
john m, Owner at The Key Lime Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank You for your reply . I do take offence to your comment about the store , what makes you say just junk ? I have a nice selection of popular priced merchandise . I have customers returning to my store for 20 years and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So yummy! The fish tacos were awesome and the homemade fries made the meal complete! We may just go back everyday for lunch our entire visit.

Thank Leigh N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Side of the road food stand. Conch fritters and fish tacos were great. Mahi sandwich was just ok. Frozen key lime pie was good. Outdoor seating only. Prices were reasonable. The lady who took the orders and cooked the food was CRANKY.....think "the soup nazi"...More

Thank Lovelivelaughtravel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a pick up type window with a very basic menu. They have picnic tables to eat on or you can take food with. You order food, take the order inside a the connected small store to get your drink(s) and/or deserts. You pay...More

Thank Larry O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Going to grab lunch and a piece of key lime pie. The pie was good, but frozen. The cafe was out of most of the items on the menu, so we chose to go somewhere else. The lady at the cafe said she was waiting...More

Thank Shelly F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The FOOD! I can't speak for the entire menu, because I can't stop ordering Jeanell's Shrimp or Cracked Conch Baskets. They are simply the best I've ever had anywhere! My wife love's her Fish Tacos, also. All at a very reasonable price.

Thank Chuck O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 9
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
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11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 95231 Overseas Hwy / M.M. 95 OCEAN Side, Left Side Coming South / Right Side Going North, Key Largo, FL 33037-3897
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key Largo
  • Phone Number: +1 305-853-0378
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Nothing fancy , just good seafood and burgers .
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