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918 Duval St, Key West, FL 33040-7470
+1 305-509-7408
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

One of the best meals I've had anywhere. I had the specials of lobster bisque and then a scallop and shrimp dish. Both were delicious. My partner had the pork chops as he isn't as big a seafood eater as I am. The pork chops were out of this world. Not something I thought I would be saying. Blackfin also... More 

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Thank Christopher L
Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a lovely dinner in the back courtyard of Blackfin Bistro. The waiter suggested an excellent wine after asking our taste preferences. Our two seafood entrees were prepared perfectly with interesting sauces.

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Thank engineertravel02
Jacksonville, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Asked a local where to eat lunch. Was not disappointed. Lobster bisque was fantastic, blackened mahi sandwich very good. Family had wagyu hamburgers. Good variety of dishes. Long beer and wine list. Good service.

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Thank Fl5becks
Spokane, Washington
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This is one of the best places we have eaten at anywhere. So good we went back two days later. The first night we had a wedge salad which was good. But not you can do with a wedge salad. Then we had the lobster bisque soup and it was perfect. I had the mussels with white wine sauce. Again... More 

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Thank Thomas S
Alexandria, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Friends and I ate here during a trip to the Keys. It was a very tasty meal. We noshed on a variety of the appetizers, salads, and desserts and all of them proved to be flavorful and made of high-quality ingredients. The service was attentive and the prices were fair. No complaints. Try it. You'll like it.

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Thank CarlNova22302
Pensacola, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The yellow find tuna was well worth the $37. It was a big chunk of tuna too. We chose this restaurant for our one really good meal - we made a excellent choice.

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Thank cmcg11
Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had eaten here years earlier and fell in love with the place and the food. This was no different. The seafood is OUTSTANDING and well prepared. They also have a good wine list for parings. If you only have one dinner in Key West, this would be my recommendation.

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Thank Verde1001
baltimore, maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Sit out back, under the stars, and enjoy a delicious meal. Reservations should be made. All the fish dishes are excellent. The wait staff was a little harried but excellent. Pricey but worth it for an excellent meal in a nice setting. We were there a few years ago and we are glad to report that Blackfin still sets high... More 

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Thank phishlover
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This little restaurant had nice atmosphere right on Duval Street. The service is good and the food is too. I had the tuna burger which was delicious and it is a large portion and it comes with homemade french fries.

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Thank Cindy C
Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the yellowfin tuna this time, which knocked my socks off...every meal and appetizer (and wine) I've had has been fantastic. The service is likewise wonderful; attentive, friendly, efficient. We didn't go for a while because we didn't see the courtyard in the back (we love to sit outside and eat in February being from the northeast), which is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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: 918 Duval St, Key West, FL 33040-7470
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: +1 305-509-7408

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