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Ballyhoo's Historic Seafood Grille

97860 Overseas Hwy, Key Largo, FL 33037-2229
+1 305-852-0822
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“stone crab” (130 reviews)
“grilled avocado” (34 reviews)
“pretzel bread” (32 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
97860 Overseas Hwy, Key Largo, FL 33037-2229
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1 - 10 of 1,092 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the only restaurant in the area we found that had Grilled Oysters. After having lots of awesome Grilled Oysters in New Orleans a few years ago, we were hoping for a close re-creation but not much luck. However they were not bad, just...More

Thank CCMH
april40371, Manager at Ballyhoo's Historic Seafood Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the review.we're sorry you didn't enjoy our grilled oysters.Hope to serve you on your next visit.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Place was virtually empty, which put me off. Most other places were very busy that night, but we took a chance. Lots of staff sat around. Our waiter, Mario, was great. Very attentive and helpful, although obviously new. He offered us bread to start, however...More

Thank andie r
april40371, Manager at Ballyhoo's Historic Seafood Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for bring this to the managers attention we're sorry you didn't get to enjoy your meal a well as I can assure you we do not suggest a 30% tip to anyone,If you would like to speak to a manager Please call the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I both chose from the special menu, he had the yellowtail and I had the mahi. They each had tasty garnishes and sides. The service was quick and helpful. Would recommend this restaurant to others.

1  Thank Dountoon
april40371, Manager at Ballyhoo's Historic Seafood Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the review. we hope to serve you and your husband again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were there for dinner and it was amazing. Our food was delicious. Dining room could use some more lighting.

Thank Lori W
april40371, Manager at Ballyhoo's Historic Seafood Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love the fact that the restaurant has its own vegetarian menu - there are also vegan options. I went for the curry and had the fried avocado as a starter. Both dishes were yummy. The lady who served us was very friendly from start...More

Thank reginak0hl
april40371, Manager at Ballyhoo's Historic Seafood Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the review, maybe we will see you on your next vacation

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for a quick dinner and a nice surprise including the fried pink tomatoes with goats cheese. Super friendly staff make it a pleasant experience.

Thank Mark C
april40371, Manager at Ballyhoo's Historic Seafood Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the review,we're glad you enjoyed the fried pink tomatoes and the staff.Hope to serve you again soon

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I very very rarely give an excellent score, but in this case it has been earned. Please don’t be fooled into thinking this place is some average roadside restaurant - it definitely isn’t. It has a really lovely atmosphere and is relaxed and welcoming, but...More

Thank screpta
april40371, Manager at Ballyhoo's Historic Seafood Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the review we hope to see you again on your next trip

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The fish tacos were fantastic! Three tacos stuffed with Mahi, slaw and topped with a creamy sauce. My husband had the shrimp poor boy. Unlike most shrimp poor boy sandwiches where the smaller shrimp are used, this sandwich was stuffed with the large shrimp! Service...More

Thank Tracey A
april40371, Manager at Ballyhoo's Historic Seafood Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the review,we are happy to hear you enjoyed your meal and welcome you back always.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After a day of diving, stopped at Ballyhoo’s for dinner before the long drive home. The dinner was wonderful and staff friendly. We will go again!

Thank Cindy O
april40371, Manager at Ballyhoo's Historic Seafood Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review.We hope to serve you again soon

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate there 4 or 5 times for lunch and dinner last week, nice little place. Great seafood and a decent beer selection . I highly recommend the tuna sashimi. Fantastic.

Thank chris g
april40371, Manager at Ballyhoo's Historic Seafood Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the review,we're happy you enjoyed dining with us.Hope to serve you again

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cecdlynn
6 March 2018|
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Response from april40371 | Property representative |
Good morning. We are currently building our web site.We hope to have it up and running by the end of this month. Thank you
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Megan S
26 February 2018|
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Response from april40371 | Property representative |
Good morning i'm sorry we don't have any beer on tap,we only serve bottled beer's but we do have a good variety of them.
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Lindsay L
23 January 2018|
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Response from april40371 |
Yes we have a kid's menu we offer cheese pizza,chicken or fish fingers,grilled cheese and also sides.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 105
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 97860 Overseas Hwy, Key Largo, FL 33037-2229
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key Largo
  • Phone Number: +1 305-852-0822
  • E-mail
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