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The Cafe, A Mostly Vegetarian Place

509 Southard St, Key West, FL 33040-6835
+1 305-296-5515
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“veggie burger” (119 reviews)
“tofu” (72 reviews)
“seitan” (28 reviews)
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09:00 - 22:00 Hours
American, Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
509 Southard St, Key West, FL 33040-6835
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Terrific vegetarian food in the heart of Key West. We loved this place. The menu was diverse and the quality outstanding.

Thank jjgd2017
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I visited twice and on both times the food was very mediocre at most. I didn't find the flavours excellent. Limonade was nice. Sangria on the other hand...

Thank Nata S
Reviewed 1 week ago

as usual, we got fast and friendly service on our latest visit. Food was good too, but they did run out of a couple items (of course, one of our favorites). It's a great place for good service and a kitschy dining room

1  Thank shark4rae
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are not seafood eaters and have a vegetarian in the family so this place made sense! We enjoyed the vibe of the cafe and everyone, including the meat eaters, enjoyed their meals! Quite tasty!

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are a vegetarian and vegan family and we visit Key West once a year and always have dinner here. We really enjoy the wide variety of options on the menu and the food is delicious. The atmosphere is casual and laid back which we...More

Thank TheFloridaSix
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Somebody recommend this place. It’s a vegetarian restaurante but with a big menu. Natalie magnifique waitress and she suggest excellent dishes. Summary one of the best places we ever eat in Key west from many of the trips we did to los cayos. Amazing food.

Thank Daniel b
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

The Cafe is an amazing place to have lunch! Not only were the food and drinks tasty, but the atmosphere was fantastic -quaint and unique. I had the grilled mozzarella sandwich and lemonade - would definitely recommend both! Also the vegan deserts are definitely worth...More

Thank hayleyaustin
Reviewed 12 May 2018

This place is delicious! My picky non-vegan son was able to order a plain cheese pizza but even he liked the dumplings and empanadas. The portion sizes are so generous, we always had leftovers. My husbands dish might have been the best, the blackened mahi...More

Thank OrganicMama1970
Reviewed 29 April 2018

We just got into town and wanted a quick bite before we checked into our hotel. We happened on The Cafe by accident, or maybe it was just good luck. The place looked fairly typical for a cafe with small tables. The decor was nice...More

Thank Paul J
Reviewed 24 April 2018

You don't need to be a vegan to enjoy this place. We had breakfast and lunch here and both meals were outstanding.Our favorite place to eat in Key West.

Thank Constance T
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Response from RonnyyD | Reviewed this property |
Not sure sorry opens at 9a
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 509 Southard St, Key West, FL 33040-6835
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: +1 305-296-5515
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Chill spot adorned with local art, serving globally inspired vegetarian, vegan & seafood eats. Gluten free very friendly. Fresh juice, great beer and organic wine selection. Vegan desserts.
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