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The Boathouse

700 Front St, Historic Seaport Area, Key West, FL 33040-6689
+1 305-294-1269
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lobster tempura” (26 reviews)
“kabobs” (23 reviews)
Closes in 13 min
11:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
700 Front St, Historic Seaport Area, Key West, FL 33040-6689
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1 - 10 of 712 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Always go to the Happy Hour specials. Great food and beer. Prices are fabulous. Wait staff very friendly. Can't go wrong going there.

Thank Meryle S
Reviewed 6 days ago

great happy hour from 4:00-6:00 Or was it 6:30!!! the small plates are 50% off and are very wonderful...some drinks are BOGO! The servers are GREAT and this place is very busy but their attitude never shows that they are stressed!!!

Thank 941scarlettohara
Reviewed 1 week ago

We look forward to going here multiple times for happy hour when in town its awesome. Service, food & prices are amazing. Go here when you are in the area.

Thank tallulah94
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We liked this restaurant so much we ate here three times! They have a wonderful selection of fresh seafood and you get a lot of food! One night we weren't that hungry so we all shared 5 small plates and it was more than enough.

Thank Elizabeth E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I love going to the Boathouse for happy hour. The food is amazing and can't get a better view

Thank fabeats4u
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food, service and staff are all phenomenal! Hidden gem. Will be back ASAP. My favorite dish is the yellowtail snapper as well as the commodore steaks. All amazing and wonderfully cooked.

Thank Marmar2120
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent drinks, incredible food, fantastic view as well! Alicia was the best bartender ever! Highly recommended!

1  Thank Paul B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in here around 5 prior to a sunset boat ride. We were lucky enough to get a table pretty quickly during Happy Hour. We ordered up some half price apps and drinks, got stuffed and buzzed, then hopped on a boat. What an...More

Thank JackTheDog1
Reviewed 12 April 2018

With half priced drinks and small plates you can't go wrong here! We tried the conch fritters and filet and mushrooms small plates and then the dolphin large plate, everything was delicious. It was crowded and loud but fun, not a place to go for...More

Thank reindroped
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Best deal on a dinner lobster that was cooked perfectly. Fish was as good as any, including the higher priced places nearby. Fun vibe to the place, a little loud for my taste, but fun. Service was excellent on a very busy evening.

Thank Mooseman_9
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Questions & Answers
Torii L
5 February 2018|
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Response from Phil G | Reviewed this property |
Every day
26 December 2016|
Response from GNRoney | Reviewed this property |
Maybe they are too busy or maybe bc they open at 4. But it is so worth it
31 May 2016|
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Response from Pat S | Reviewed this property |
4-6:30 and you do need to get there early if you want to sit at the bar.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 Front St, Historic Seaport Area, Key West, FL 33040-6689
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: +1 305-294-1269
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