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The Florida Boy

68450 Overseas Highway, Layton, Long Key, FL 33001
+1 305-998-4061
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“wings” (5 reviews)
“burger” (6 reviews)
“fries” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
68450 Overseas Highway, Layton, Long Key, FL 33001
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Food was not so great - too much oil for our taste (everything felt very deep fried), location is good - right on the keys road, and has parking.

Thank Zigi1979
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had the pizza. Wasn't terrible but it depends on what kind of pizza you like. Shrimp and fish flo boys had very little fish mostly just bun. The fries were really good. Cuban sandwich again hardly any meat just bread. Shrimp and grits no...More

Thank JaneL27
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Family owned neighborhood pub. Lots of TVs, inside and outside seating. Beer was ice cold, service by Jen and Dee was outstanding. The blackened wings are delicious.

Thank Drewindc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So, we are from Florida. The Gator bits are so meaty and they give you a TON of them! They are better than the Gator we have had from Lake County! Also we ordered the Grouper fingers. Not only do they give you a TON...More

Thank Banana427
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’re locals and had heard nothing but good things about this restaurant. Stopped in there tonight to grab an appetizer and pizza. First, the appetizer, Fried Green Tomatoes, was undercooked. The waitress seemed offended we asked her to replace. She did bring us a new...More

Thank Wayne B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a terrific Keys restaurant that is definitely worth the visit. We had breakfast and dinner here and both we delicious. The staff was great and service too.

Thank Dan9x
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had dinner at The Florida Boy the only night we spent a Lime Tree Bay resort. The place is really characteristic! i had maybe one of the best cheeseburger of my life, and the fries were really tasty too! My brother would to try...More

Thank Riccardo T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place! We stop here at least twice every time we are in town. Lobster Mac and cheese is phenomenal and drink prices are great. Staff is super sweet and attentive! We will be back!

Thank Becca S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Although the hotel offered us a free continental breakfast, we opted to purchase a breakfast here. The two egg platter was excellent. We also came over for a late dinner. The grouper fingers were quite tasty and so was the cole slaw! Beer was cold...More

Thank Julie G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A must stop for the freshest tastiest BBQ wings. Always ordered ahead to pickup on my way south to Long Key.

Thank Frank R
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Questions & Answers
Sherry E
31 July 2018|
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Response from ShanC78 | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure, it doesn’t have its own area for boat docking like other restaurants. I’m sure there is a place close and you can walk since the water isn’t close. There is a place called Lime Tree Bay Resort behind it that is... More
Sherry E
31 July 2018|
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Response from Suncatcher21 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are multiple places to park a boat on resort property .. or next door at the boat rental dock. there is also boat dockage on the ocean side I believe the slips are 20ft though
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68450 Overseas Highway, Layton, Long Key, FL 33001
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Long Key  >  Layton
  • Phone Number: +1 305-998-4061
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