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Garbo's Grill

409 Caroline Street, Key West, FL 33040-6501
+1 305-304-3004
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“shrimp tacos” (294 reviews)
“burger” (353 reviews)
“korean beef” (120 reviews)
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American, Caribbean, Korean, International, Vegetarian Friendly
409 Caroline Street, Key West, FL 33040-6501
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We have visited Key West for years, but this was the first time we ate at Garbo's Grill. We ordered the fish tacos and the Korean barbecue tacos. Both were scrumptious! Service was quick and friendly. We had a table with an umbrella, which worked...More

Thank 60plusHappyTravelers
Reviewed 3 days ago

Our first visit to the legendary Garbo's, which is basically a food truck with outdoor seating in a pretty nice courtyard, sharing the space with a bar next door where adult beverages can be obtained. We both ordered the fish burrito - which on this...More

Thank eppikureeus
Reviewed 4 days ago

The food here was great. Nice patio area to sit and relax in the shade! Food portions were generous. Would eat here again.

Thank Debbi D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We have heard that Garbo’s was a great option. It is listed high by TripAdvisor and Zagats but found it a big let down. When you have limited time in Key West you want every meal to count as a winner. The food was nothing...More

Thank ishkbibel
YEAHTHATSWHATILIKE, Manager at Garbo's Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Garbo's takes great pride in being awarded high honors from Trip Advisor and Zagats. It takes thousands of happy customers to earn such recognition and to maintain it for years. Please give us another try. You might like our Kobi Beef or Mango Dog! And...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We sought this place out as we’d seen the feature on Diners, Drive-ins and Dives. What a perfect little spot tucked off Duval st! Great patio area off the street and away from crowds. And thankfully food did not disappoint! Those Korean bbq tacos are...More

Thank SBrooks72
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here was amazing. We saw this on Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives so we thought we would check it out. The food tasted amazing, service was fast, and portions we huge. A must do!

Thank Marma M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great little location for a food truck. I was reminded of the shrimp trucks in Hawaii. We stopped in on our bikes, there is plenty of bike parking in front. It’s a little hard to find but it’s right behind a small salt box style...More

Thank Robin747474
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went on 11/24/17 and 11/25/17. Both times were excellent. I have been here before on previous Key West trips and I always make sure to make a stop here, sometimes daily. I had their Burger and Korean BBQ tacos before and they were both amazing,...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A local friend referred me to this spot and it literally best burger I’ve ever ate!!! My friend got the fish tacos and said they were awesome... cool little chill spot with great food is exactly makes me think of Key West!!!

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A hidden gem. Try the korean bbq burrito, combine it with an umami burger and you are set. Not really comfortable eating on hard chairs but that is forgiven after first bite.

Thank Gerard B
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Nancy M
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We are closed on Christmas Eve @ 5:00 pm and Christmas Day.
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Response from Richard G | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is totally permitted and inspected! Not just a "run of the mill" food truck. This is 'da bomb!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 409 Caroline Street, Key West, FL 33040-6501
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: +1 305-304-3004
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