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Ballyhoo's Historic Seafood Grille

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97860 Overseas Hwy, Key Largo, FL 33037-2229
+1 305-852-0822
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Redding, CA
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33 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walked from Playa Largo resort to Ballyhoo's, a small restaurant in the divider between north and south US 1. We were greeted promptly and seated right away at a nice table outside. Menu is great, lots of fresh fish, and an extensive vegetarian menu that was perfect for my wife. We started with a nice house Pinot and grilled avocado.... More 

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Park Rapids, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a delicious meal, very nice waiter. I had Shrimp and tomatoes. It was excellent. Giant portion of shrimp and properly cooked. Veery good sauce covering shrimp, all placed on fried tomato slices. YUM ! Husband had Churassco and it was a nice portion, also cooked as requested. Peanut Butter pie for dessert, huge and enough to share.

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1 Thank Kathleen S
Austin, Texas
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great dinners here two nights in a row! Awesome selection and good vegetarian options too! My family and I really enjoyed this restaurant-something for everyone and great service too!

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1 Thank KammyH H
byron
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food, friendly staff and nice atmosphere. Came for dinner and only disappointment was the pie. Would highly recommend eating here but maybe get pie further south on journey.

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Philadelphia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great Meal and Great Service!!! Kids selections are good here. Enjoyed the food the drink and enjoyed having a waiter that was a transplant of Boston(with accent). He knew the island and you could tell actually enjoyed working there.

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1 Thank PhillyCyclist1
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fresh seafood, really tasty. Atmosphere is pretty noisy as it is between a divided highway. Dinner was delicious.

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Plainview, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was so suppressed by this place. I couldn't believe that this is where I had the best burger I have every had. My wife a southwest salad that she loved. We went back for dinner a few days later and I had a delicious curry dish and my wife has the whole fried snapper. Can't wait to go back... More 

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Dearborn
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic fantastic fantastic food and service. Fried pink tomatoes. Fried snApper. Key lime pie best in the Keys!!

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1 Thank Glen G
Houston
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great seafood and service - it's our normal stop for lunch on the way to the Key's... Lots of menu selections and one of the best places for lunch/dinner on Key Largo - don't let the other Key Largo restaurant reviews fool you, eat where the locals go...Great job Ballyhoo's

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1 Thank johnatsis
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went here a while back and everyone was super impressed. Amazing food and the owner herself is amazing to talk to. Such a nice woman and we will be visiting there every time we go to kay largo.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
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

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?