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Butterfly Cafe

2600 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-2243
+1 305-289-7177
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2600 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-2243
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Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Went to butterfly cafe for our anniversary. Dinner was great, good food and great service by Flabia. The atmosphere in the restaurant is very nice for a special occasion or a night out. We will be back again soon.

Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

I selected this restaurant based on the trip advisor number one rating and I’m glad that I did. We were staying at this resort so it made it very convenient to go to dinner there.However the food would make me come back. We were celebrating...More

Thank Golden221
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Great setting. Walked down to beach. Has bar but no chairs. White table cloth type of restaurant. Expensive food and drinks. But....the food was great. Best i had in marathon area. Desert wonderful...key lime pie, date cake, everything. Would go for special occasions. Was 2...More

Thank wildchildk
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Great meal with a fantastic view! We were staying on the property and walked to the restaurant but it would definitely be worth the drive!

Thank FellowTraveler646109
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

We were staying onsite and wanted to have a nice dinner one night. Everything was really good and I would have given a 5/5 but it’s just too pricey. Over 225$ for 3 people. We did have an app and drinks. But I was still...More

Thank Alec D
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

A hidden treasure in the Keys! While staying in Marathon Key, we decided to try Butterfly Cafe. Located on the beautiful grounds of Tranquility Bay Resort, this is fine dining at its most relaxed and pleasing! Elegance and comfort in every fine detail from the...More

Thank Lynnette P
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Stayed in Marathon overnight on our way to Key West. Had a fantastic meal at the Butterfly cafe. Portions are very generous. Try the scallop risotto. Excellent! Leave room for dessert over an amazing sunset.

Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Love this restaurant. Ate here twice while on vacation for a week. Every thing was done well. The atmosphere, service, food and drinks all make this a must stop for foodies. We had great cocktails and apps, but my favorite meal was the yellow tail...More

Thank pfaster
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had a delicious dinner on the porch. The staff were wonderful, so sorry I cannot remember names. Everything was excellent, including the sangria :)

Thank bethaddis
Reviewed 21 April 2018

We absolutely love Marathon, FL and have vacationed there for many years. The Butterfly Cafe has a real keysey atmosphere which is absolutely great and the staff, especially the hostess, were especially helpful and gracious we found this restaurant to be very overpriced and overrated....More

Thank 610Margaret
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11 April 2017|
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Response from Mike M | Reviewed this property |
21 March 2017|
Response from HotelMgrFL |
Hi, the menu has gluten free options, the menu is available on the hotel website under dining. You can contact the hotel to make your booking via 305-289-7177. Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$30 - US$35
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, View, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
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18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2600 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-2243
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Marathon
  • Phone Number: +1 305-289-7177
Savor Florida Keys dining with award-winning tropical cuisine indoor or outdoor at Tranquility Bay Resort's own Butterfly Café. Butterfly Café captures the essence of island cuisine with an emphasis on quality, local ingredients and, of course, ocean fresh seafood in a beautiful airy Marathon restaurant setting. Open daily for dinner, the menu and wine list at Butterfly Café change seasonally. Children will delight in a special menu designed just for them. Dinner is served nightly from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM at our restaurant in Marathon and reservations are encouraged. Dine outdoors on Butterfly Café's covered patio, or enjoy the impressive dining room inside with its soaring ceiling and casual yet sophisticated decor. Our dinner menu features tantalizing offerings like Florida Keys’ Shrimp Cocktail, Tropical Crab Cakes, Panko Encrusted Florida Grouper, Key Lime Pie, TDF 'To Die For' Sticky Toffee Pudding and more. Casual resort attire recommended at this Florida Keys restaurant.
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