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Butterfly Cafe

2600 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-2243
+1 305-289-7177
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2600 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-2243
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Best restaurant in marathon. I ordered filet it was incredible . Wonderful food and atmosphere . The service was fabulous, steak was cook perfect and drinks wonderful.

Thank Sissy H
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

We went to the Butterfly Cafe twice during our trip, and had amazing experiences both times. I had the filet and the scallops, and both were incredible. They were two of the best meals I've ever had. The creme brûlée is to die for, and...More

Thank mml115
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Since we first discovered Tranquility Bay five years ago, we make an effort to return with our family at least twice a year. The Butterfly Café is always part of our trip. During this visit, it was my daughter's 12th birthday and we were looking...More

Thank Nic1280
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We had an enchanting dinner on the porch of the Butterfly Cafe. We were sat immediately for our 8:30pm reservation and Amanda took care of us. We shared the wedge salad and had the snapper and pork chop. The food was amazing! A bottle of...More

1  Thank TravelBoomerang
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

My food was great and the restaurant and resort were beautiful, but a little overpriced. Steak was dry. But would probably go again.

Thank heatherleight
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Was vacationing in the keys last week , and made sure to come back to this restaurant? Tranquility Bay, the resort this restaurant is part of, is absolutely gorgeous. You feel the upscale nature of the place as soon as you enter the lobby that...More

Thank Amos R
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

This place is truly amazing. The food is absolutely fantastic. I ordered the 22oz steak and it was the best steak that I ever had. It was cooked and seasoned perfectly. I have had steak at a lot of places, including some of the top...More

1  Thank mickeyfanone
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Don't be discouraged from experiencing this wonderful restaurant by their short menu. My husband the Penne Pasta with Shrimp and I had the Butterfly Cafe Dalad. Both were perfect, and the desserts are out of this world. Cheryl was our waitler and did a fantastic...More

Thank MaryA44881
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

We were the first ones there and were seated in a quiet corner by the window and moments later a party of 10+ was seated right next to us with a baby, with the baby closest to us. So close, it could have been seated...More

Thank WooHooWineWoman
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

We arrived at 830 expecting to be rushed because the restaurant closed at 9. To our surprise there was no rushing us, the salads and entrees we spot on and the service was frankly,awesome. Our server Rachael made the meal a true pleasure. This restaurant...More

Thank SoFLTravelGirl
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12 April 2017|
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Response from Mike M | Reviewed this property |
22 March 2017|
Response from TheHotelManager01 |
Hi, the menu has gluten free options, the menu is available on the hotel website under dining. You can contact the hotel to make your booking via 305-289-7177. Thanks
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 30 - USD 35
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:00
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18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2600 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-2243
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Marathon
  • Phone Number: +1 305-289-7177
Savor Florida Keys dining with award-winning tropical cuisine indoor or outdoor at Tranquility Bay Resort's own Butterfly Café. Butterfly Café captures the essence of island cuisine with an emphasis on quality, local ingredients and, of course, ocean fresh seafood in a beautiful airy Marathon restaurant setting. Open daily for dinner, the menu and wine list at Butterfly Café change seasonally. Children will delight in a special menu designed just for them. Dinner is served nightly from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM at our restaurant in Marathon and reservations are encouraged. Dine outdoors on Butterfly Café's covered patio, or enjoy the impressive dining room inside with its soaring ceiling and casual yet sophisticated decor. Our dinner menu features tantalizing offerings like Florida Keys’ Shrimp Cocktail, Tropical Crab Cakes, Panko Encrusted Florida Grouper, Key Lime Pie, TDF 'To Die For' Sticky Toffee Pudding and more. Casual resort attire recommended at this Florida Keys restaurant.
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