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Red Fish Blue Fish

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407 Front St, Ste 1, Key West, FL 33040-6671
+1 305-295-7447
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Greentown, United States
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband and I stopped here for lunch because it was close when we got caught in a rain storm. We were glad we did. The food was excellent and even though it was raining we could eat outside because they have giant umbrellas covering the outdoor seating.

Thank Vicky L
Fort Myers, Florida
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97 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Enjoyed sitting on the patio with the roaming roosters...true KW! I had Santa Fe salad with a few modifications - added onion, cukes, changed salad dressing....server was very accommodating. Salad was so fresh and very large portion. My daughter had kids chicken fingers w/ fries. Very good quailty and served in a cute boat. I would love to come back... More 

Thank Jill Marie C
La Grange, Illinois
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice gentleman at the entrance helped us understand Happy Hour offerings and getting to where we needed to go after our meal. He also put a stop to the serious construction noise on the roof that was drowning out conversation. Fish tacos, salmon and shrimp were all good. Consistent with Key West prices. Convenient place to eat from the Mallory... More 

Thank BreezyBee62
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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149 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had the conch fritters, oysters on the half shell and some fried plantains. We really enjoyed all of it but the service was painfully slow.

Thank JOHN K
RFBFManager, Manager at Red Fish Blue Fish, responded to this review

So happy to hear that really enjoyed all the food you had with us! Sorry to hear you found the service a little slow. Not sure what happened. Sometimes the oyster shucker gets a overwhelmed and it takes a little longer for our fresh oysters to be served. Hopefully that doesn't deter you from stopping in again for some more... More 

Marquette, Michigan
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72 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the shrimp scampi, which I did not care for. It was in a very creamy sauce. It was more like an Alfredo sauce. I did not care for it.

Thank Cinder17
RFBFManager, Manager at Red Fish Blue Fish, responded to this review

Sorry to hear that you personally did not like our Shrimp Scampi preparation. Most people love it and it is one of our most popular dishes. It is made with a huge portion of succulent shrimp in a rich fresh lemon and white wine sauce with just the right amount of butter and yes, as you describe, a touch of... More 

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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Restaurant right next to Mallory Square. Crab cake were good and the sauce that came with them was excellant!!!!!!

Thank Z510IAbarbarac
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Restaurant next to mallory square so very handy for dinner after watching the sun set. Mixed seafood grill was good and fresh, loved the scallops! Afterwards we had a key lime pie and it was just the right balance of sweetness to tart. Very good thanks.

Thank Sarah P
Cranbury, New Jersey, United States
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a party of 13 which I understand is a challenge, but should not be for a restaurant situated just outside of Mallory Square. Both the food and service were poor. Some examples, seared tuna appetizer was cooked through, incorrect orders, not all the food came out at the same time. A grilled cheese sandwich for a child was... More 

Thank Elyse L
RFBFManager, Manager at Red Fish Blue Fish, responded to this review

We are so very sorry that your experience at Red Fish Blue Fish was less than perfect. It sounds like a chain reaction of things went wrong and experiences like this rarely happen here. We will be using this review as a training aid for future large groups. We always try our best to feed the little ones first too,... More 

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59 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a wonderful staff! Found this place at "happy hour" one day. The drinks are some of the best we found anywhere! Prices are great! The staff there were all so friendly and gracious! Went back every day for 3 days. That says a lot! The food was delicious! A most "go to" when visiting!

Thank DeiselandBella
Cleveland, Ohio
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome everything!! Best Bloody Mary's in Key West!! Excellent seafood and friendly fast service! Would definitely make a stop here you won't be disappointed!!

Thank Claire D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
American, Seafood, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 407 Front St, Ste 1, Key West, FL 33040-6671
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: +1 305-295-7447

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