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Mo's Restaurant

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As featured in 3 Days in Key West
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1116 White St, Key West, FL 33040-3327
+1 305-296-8955
11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Wed 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Rochester, MN
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

First visit this year. The chef is still on his game. Our group of three had goat, grouper, and red snapper. It was all delicious and we each took some home for another day. If they have key lime pie give it a try. This is not the typical sugar heavy key lime pie you get at many places. This... More 

Thank lrecknor
Eastham, Massachusetts
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298 reviews
189 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Mo's after reading the great reviews in Trip advisor. Maybe we ordered the wrong things but I was disappointed . We had chicken wings which were not too tasty and dry, plantains which were very dry and crab cakes which tasted o.k. But not much crab. The spinach salad was good. The key lime pie was very... More 

Thank psmilsky
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

You will not find a better meal in all of Key West. Can't wait to come back key west for a meal at Mo's

Thank ThreeBellesAbroad
Raleigh, North Carolina
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a small local spot. Nothing fancy about the location or restaurant. All you get here is good food. My husband absolutely raved about his Red Snapper. The waiter/service is provided by the chef so you can speak directly to the chef about the meal preparation. I loved the onion soup and plantains. I definitely have on my list... More 

Thank msb_enjoyinglife
Key West, Florida
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31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

I live 6 blocks from this restaurant and I don't know why I never tried ! Good it's amazing , very cozy and typical Haiti restaurant . Service friendly, kitchen is opened so you can see when they are cooking . They sell Haiti beer which is very good very similar to Colombian beer . I will definitely come back... More 

Thank Paraisooo P
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Mo's is just a couple blocks from where we are staying in Key West. We stopped for lunch and had amazing gazpacho soup (can't wait to go back for more) and toasted ham sandwiches. Delice was wonderful, made us feel very welcome! We were happy to find another great eatery near "home" and look forward to our next visit.

Thank TealOfAmber
London, United Kingdom
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278 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 200 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Really liked our lunch here: chicken creole style for me and goat creole style for my husband. Raw spinach salad to start. And delicious key lime pie to finish. Friendly staff too. Haitian music in the background. Dinner menu looks good. One of our nicest meals in Key West. Worth stopping by.

Thank London_Travellers_09
Bromley, UK
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Discovered this place by chance on New Year's Eve. Everywhere else rammed but Mo's was quiet and relaxed. Food is billed as Caribbean with meat of fish served with rice and beans. The portions were enormous so order wisely. One between two would be sufficient for Kids. I had shrimp pasta which was the right side of spicy so you... More 

Thank MrsC91
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20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

MO's isn't necessarily hidden but it's easy to get lost amongst all the other more well known places down here. That being said we live three blocks away and it's one of my favorite places to go! The staff is always super friendly and the chef is willing to accommodate any needs you may have. The food is like nothing... More 

Thank Peaceluvnpbr
Des Moines, Iowa
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

Walked by Mo's and then looked it up and found it had great reviews so we stopped in for dinner. The food is creole and many of the entrees can be ordered mild or spicy. The portions were large enough for at least two meals and the flavor was great. Only gave it four stars because we ordered the key... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Caribbean, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
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: 1116 White St, Key West, FL 33040-3327
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: +1 305-296-8955

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