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Old Tavernier Restaurant-Lounge

90311 Overseas Hwy., Tavernier, Key Largo, FL 33070
+1 305-852-6012
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“seafood pasta” (11 reviews)
“veal” (17 reviews)
“prime rib” (20 reviews)
Closes in 15 min
16:00 - 23:00All hours
Italian, American, Seafood, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
90311 Overseas Hwy., Tavernier, Key Largo, FL 33070
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I made a reservation for 7:30 for 4 people. We arrived early around 7 and there were plenty of open tables. One of the waiters offered to seat us even asking us which of fhe empty tables we wanted. He left us with 2 menus...More

Thank Monica O
Reviewed 3 days ago

Best dinner we had in Key Largo . The front of this restaurant is not very impressive from the road . However once inside or on the outside dining its comfortable and pleasant . Service was prompt and courteous . Food choices are varied but...More

Thank RichieG29
Brian D, General Manager at Old Tavernier Restaurant-Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for joining us and for your comments.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My experience here was for a company managers dinner with a table of 14. Service was great and food was delicious. We had about 8 different appetizers served to the table and not one of them wasn't completely devoured - stuffed mushrooms, oysters, calamari, etc....More

Thank Colleen J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Literally want to eat their Beef Carpaccio for an appetizer and dessert. Seriously. This place is great.

Thank 200oceanterr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of my favorite dinner spots, never had a bad meal, great atmosphere and great service, the bar area is a great place to relax with a nice cocktail, or the back room is a great place for a candle light dinner date

Thank gotchacody
Brian D, General Manager at Old Tavernier Restaurant-Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you.

Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

We had excellent service. The food was good the view is more of a marina than water front. There is a really cool old Cuban boat docked there that was fun to look at up close.

Thank infinitechris
Brian D, General Manager at Old Tavernier Restaurant-Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

Thank you for spending the evening with us and enjoying the uniqueness of the Cuban crafts.

Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We went in and were seated in the dining room very quickly. Looked at the menu and were told we could not order pizza there. So we went to sit in the lounge/bar. We were told all those tables were reserved the only seating was...More

Thank Katherine M
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

We've been here many times we don't eat in the upscale dining room but there is an upscale bar that has five or six tables that's where I suggest people to go close to the bar they offer really really good pizza and salad

Thank eric p
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

If around give this a go, we had great food with excellent service. Bar is busy with locals so has a good feel to it and busy. Try out expresso martini for the girls in the party.

Thank Brian K
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Service was good. Atmosphere was pleasant. Unfortunately, the soup I ordered looked and tasted like Campbell Soup. I was so disappointed. Then my salad ( spinach with sun dried tomatoes ) was extremely salty and soggy looking. My husband ordered a pricey fish entre which...More

Thank mar1234
Brian D, General Manager at Old Tavernier Restaurant-Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

I am sorry our dishes did not please you. We rarely get complaints on our dishes.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 50
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 90311 Overseas Hwy., Tavernier, Key Largo, FL 33070
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key Largo  >  Tavernier
  • Phone Number: +1 305-852-6012
Serving the upper keys community for 26 years Old Tavernier Restaurant offers its guest visiting for the first time or welcoming back our local guest back again a warm, safe and friendly place to enjoy the casual flavor of our lounge or the back patio overlooking the marina to our white table clothed dining area, but casual dress is fine!. We offer an international menu that includes the areas best pizza to Prime beef and fresh regional seafood. Offering a full menu until 11:00 pm on Friday and Saturday.
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