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Kona Joe's Island Cafe

4051 D Street, Near the corner of SR24 and 6th Street, Cedar Key, FL 32625-5155
+1 352-543-9898
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
4051 D Street, Near the corner of SR24 and 6th Street, Cedar Key, FL 32625-5155
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a homey southern atmosphere restaurant with a great large wraparound deck that overlooks the lagoon. Food is great and atmosphere is second to none

Thank LeVagabonde
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not crowded with friendly staff! Food was good and lovely place to sit inside or outside. Enjoyed our lunch!

Thank captjimdeb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

the food is outstanding! It's really small but you can eat outdoors too. We LOVED this place almost didn't know it was there, it was tucked away off the main road. Highly recommend eating here!

Thank Dasmith1990
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate on the patio, not fancy but cute. We met 2 other couples, everyone is friendly, just ask 'where are you all from' and find out what a small world it is. Ate eggs and oatmeal, friend had the crab quiche and she said...More

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 20 April 2017

The staff here is so nice! We felt so welcome when we walked in. The coffee is really good. The thing to order is the shrimp and grits. Delish!

Thank czralka
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The food was good but the service was a little weird. No one told us we had to order inside. When I went in to ask for a menu, the owner stuck her head out from the kitchen, "On the whiteboard" and she seemed a...More

Thank jancid2016
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I enjoyed an egg and cheese omlette with cheese grits at an outside table with a beautiful view. My husband had the philly cheese steak and we were both super happy with the food and the service.

Thank Kristi M
Reviewed 5 April 2017

This is the breakfast I long for. The owner makes crab quiche every morning and they are light but filling and loaded with crabmeat. Her coffee is excellent and the view toward the marshes is priceless!

Thank teri m
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We stumbled acrossed this cute little back porch Mom & Pop kind of place. We sat on the back porch over looking the water.The shrimp & Grtis were AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Thank yobren1
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Nice lil cafe to have breakfast. Waitress in there has great hospitality skills beyond her years. Wife liked the crab quiche!!

Thank phil94vette
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Are you dog friendly
20 March 2017|
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Response from JMMDzcdllf | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely! They love dogs there!
Fran G
we went on Wednesday July 20th we got there at 8:45 waited till almost 9:30-9:45 had at least 8 other people waiting didn't open so we left about 9:30-9:45 I realize we were on island time but don't advertise hours unless you can meet them, was really looking forward to crab quiche
24 July 2016|
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Response from Denise M | Reviewed this property |
Wow something must of come up personally that she was not there must of been serious, I'm sorry next time I'm there I'm going back
Can you drive a golf cart to you or do you have to drive?
3 July 2015|
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Response from Cindy W | Reviewed this property |
You can drive a golf cart everywhere on Cedar Key.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$7
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4051 D Street, Near the corner of SR24 and 6th Street, Cedar Key, FL 32625-5155
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Cedar Key
  • Phone Number: +1 352-543-9898
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When you visit KONA JOE'S ISLAND CAFE, you're in for a treat. Experience our fresh gourmet coffee, scrumptious sandwiches and real fruit smoothies. Don't leave without a hand-dipped ice cream cone or a slice of Edie's famous Cedar Key Lime Pie. You'll love the friendly atmosphere of our cheery indoor and outdoor seating. Joe will spoil you as you enjoy your meal on our private deck, watching the pelicans play on the stunning Back Bayou.