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The Lighthouse Cafe

1200 Crandon Blvd, Bill Baggs State Park, Key Biscayne, FL 33149-2713
+1 305-361-8487
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good28%
  • Average34%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
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“plantains” (2 reviews)
“ceviche” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1200 Crandon Blvd, Bill Baggs State Park, Key Biscayne, FL 33149-2713
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped at this restaurant after a trip to see the lighthouse. It is open-air dining on a large deck. The deck has both covered and uncovered seating for either full sun or shade. The food is fine, nothing fancy, but good quality. The prices...More

Thank Janet B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful new concept for this property. Light and airy, this open concept restaurant is yummy and delicious

Thank pkabu
Reviewed 12 September 2017

It is difficult to proved a comprehensive review of this restaurant, since my meal never arrived. After 55 minutes, I had not even seen my salad. Nor was my server anywhere to be found. Other servers said they would send him right over. Never saw...More

Thank MongozDad
Reviewed 21 August 2017

The food is very good, but you should go for the specialties of the house (the grilled or fried fishes, plantains, fried cassava), otherwise you'll be very disappointed. The service is not good at all, I've been there about three times in different periods of...More

Thank LalaVilela
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Spent a perfect, three hour afternoon on the deck of this great place, enjoying the view of the lighthouse and the beach.... and great "people-watching" too ! The service was a happy blend of wait-staff, and strolling inside for some self-serve too. Lovely-casual. Ice cold...More

Thank neppie
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Have gone there in multiple opportunities to eat great fish! Please try a large fried snapper, you won't regret it... It gets busy around 1 in the afternoon and specially on weekends but worth the wait..

Thank apineiro01
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

This is your average sandwich shop that has a little of everything. The view from the Cafe of the bay is nothing to write home about. I enjoyed the fish croquettes that had great flavor however beware of the fish bones. I also tried the...More

Thank Phatfish12
Reviewed 16 April 2017

For tasty, casual beach fare. Great burgers and fish sandwiches. Nice terrace to hide from the sun. Cold bear. Casual crowd.

Thank Roberto33160
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We stopped for lunch at about 2 PM after a tour of the Cape Florida Lighthouse. The restaurant was nearly full when we arrived. After sitting at our table it was a considerable time before a server showed up to take our order. My wife...More

Thank zippo46
Reviewed 11 March 2017

The place is a beach food cafe, so we do not expect something fancy. It is just steps from the beach with a water view, breezy and nice. We thought that we will found only junk food, but the food was fresh, with good options...More

Thank Antony068
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 Crandon Blvd, Bill Baggs State Park, Key Biscayne, FL 33149-2713
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Key Biscayne
  • Phone Number: +1 305-361-8487
Located within Bill Baggs State Park, we invite you to come and experience the real Florida! Lighthouse Cafe first opened its doors in 1995 and quickly became a favorite spot for locals and visitors alike. Nothing is more important to us than the satisfaction of our customers. We invite you to come and enjoy the surf, sand, and seafood.
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