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Prime Steakhouse

951 Caroline St, Key West, FL 33040-6636
+1 305-296-4000
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (172 reviews)
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Seafood, American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
951 Caroline St, Key West, FL 33040-6636
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My enormous bone-in fillet was outrageously delicious; guests had gigantic pork chops, two fillets all done perfectly to order. Sides were also creative and wonderful. Wine selection good and ours were perfect companions to meals. No reservations, place full, so sat at the bar and...More

Thank Ron Q
Reviewed 5 days ago

I had the grouper special with crabmeat. Never had a better fish meal-expertly prepared. My wife said it was the best steak she ever had - and we eat at many high end restaurants.

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Being in the Dante's complex, which I seldom get to, I'd never had a chance to visit here until our last trip. I wish we'd have done so sooner. We're from Chicago, and the decor reminds me of Gibson's in Chicago. Nice wood paneling with...More

Thank Larry M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decent steak house for a seafood town, quiet location and a little challenging to find. Service was very good, friendly staff and knowledge about the menu. Wine list was solid, not over the top, but good. Plenty of expensive wines little short on good mid...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place but very quiet for a Sunday night. The food was fine but didn't compare to other top steak places. The crab was great. Wait staff were super and very nice.

Thank kristen D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great Service and the Steak was done to perfection. Highly recommend. A bit off the beaten track but well worth it! Will be going back!

Thank lennybelize
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went here for Easter dinner. I started off with the she crab soup which was excellent and he got the tuna tartar which he said was just okay. I then got the 10 oz fillet medium and he got the bone...More

Thank jlynnbee
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

This isn't an everyday type restaurant. The prices are premium for everything. Get over it. We sat outside on a lovely evening and had the she crab soup, the stack, the 32oz Porterhouse and a bottle of wine. An outstanding meal. Everything cooked and prepared...More

1  Thank envesting1
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

We've been going here for years. The steaks are perfection and the truffle mac & cheese will make you crave more after you leave! I would drive the 5 hours from our home just for that mac n cheese! Great atmosphere, great service, great food!...More

Thank Melissa P
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and i dined at Prime last night for our anniversary...Food was excellent and Todd our server Made our night absolutely memorable... Thank You for perfect service... Thomas&Krisztina

Thank Tamas S
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
parking on site?
9 March 2017|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from Manager-PrimeKW | Property representative |
There is no validated parking, but the Conch Harbor Parking garage is the most convenient. It is on the ground level of our property located at the the corner of Grinnell Street and Caroline Street.
Is there a corkage fee?
13 October 2016|
Response from Manager-PrimeKW | Property representative |
Yes, Our corkage fee is $20
Hi, is there a dress code?
24 February 2016|
Response from ConchCritic | Reviewed this property |
There is not a required dress code. It's still Key West. However, most other diners are wearing nicer casual type clothes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 951 Caroline St, Key West, FL 33040-6636
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: +1 305-296-4000
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Prime Steakhouse offers the finest steaks in the Florida Keys! Whether a 24oz Bone in Rib Eye or a succulent Filet, grilled to perfection, Prime is the best kept secret in Key West. Tucked away in the Conch Harbor Marina above Dante's, settle into our intimate dining room and let our servers take care of the rest. In addition to fabulous steaks, Prime serves Fresh Florida Lobster and nightly Seafood and Pasta specials. Nightly specials may also include a 16 oz Bone In Filet, Double Bone Pork Chop and an outrageous 16oz Veal Chop. Don't miss the Crab Cake and the Smoked Gouda & White Truffle Macaroni & Cheese. Noted for it's impeccable world-class service, the finest wines from the USA, Italy & France and a superb Martini and Cocktail menu, Prime has become the locals favorite Steakhouse!