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Spanish Gardens - CLOSED

80925 Overseas Hwy, Mm 51, Islamorada, FL 33050
+1 305-664-3999
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
17 Jan 2017
“Are you reallly closed?!?”
3 days ago
“Gone from Marathon, too. ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Seafood, Spanish, Steakhouse, Bar, Mediterranean, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
80925 Overseas Hwy, Mm 51, Islamorada, FL 33050
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1 - 10 of 230 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Before going south for this coming winter, we checked in with Plaza Grill in Marathon (Chef Jose's latest venue) only to learn that he's no longer there. Still trying to find out where he'll be next.

Thank LeGenerale
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Back in the Keys again and my Dad and I about just drove home and went to bed when we drove past and didn't see the Spanish Bull out front. Is it true we can still catch you guys at Plaza Grill in Marathon on...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Welcome to Marathon! We were so excited to hear that Spanish Gardens restaurant of Islamorada is now serving dinner on Sunday and Monday nights ONLY at Plaza Grill in Marathon. We went last night and found Jose in the kitchen, Lynny and Teddy on the...More

2  Thank Nonnaonthego
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

I had heard good things about Spanish Gardens and called for a reservation only to learn they had closed. Sad. I believe something else may be opening in its place but I know nothing about it.

Thank Yacht1999
Reviewed 8 November 2015

Who would think there is a great tapas restaurant in the Keys?!? Everything is always great and fresh! Sangria is delicious! Service is always friendly and knowledgeable!

Thank madamekorb
LynnyThompson, Owner at Spanish Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2015

thank you!!

Reviewed 29 October 2015

This may well be my favorite restaurant of all time! Jose, the chef, is amazingly talented and creative. He understands how to flavor foods in a way few chefs ever achieve. The seafood ceviche is one of my favorites, chock full of octopus, squid, shrimp,...More

1  Thank Sue F
LynnyThompson, Owner at Spanish Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2015

we so enjoy your visits here and will miss you..Thank you for the kind words

Reviewed 24 October 2015

Great food! Family owned restaurant and the chef is the owner. Everything we order was very delicious. My husband did not stop talking about the great time he had. I lost the pictures but this is a must restaurant when visiting the keys.

Thank travellerMiami
LynnyThompson, Owner at Spanish Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2015

thank you for sharing

Reviewed 4 October 2015

We are Middle Keys locals who stopped for lunch on a whim while on our way to a plant nursery, and wow... what a happy accident! Even though we were dressed for a hobo camp out, we were greeted warmly by the co-owner and seated...More

1  Thank dolphinheron
LynnyThompson, Owner at Spanish Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2015

WOW!!! How very nice that you enjoyed your visit...my mom actually mentioned this wonderful couple that stopped in and told me what you had and i knew from this review it was you....Thank you so much for enjoying our Cafe and such a special review!!...More

Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

Wow what a great meal!! We let them know ahead of time we wanted paella and it was the BEST I've ever had ( even in Barcelona)!!!The layers of flavor they developed in the paella was fantastic!The squid was BEYOND delicious and everything was sharing...More

Thank Vengel
LynnyThompson, Owner at Spanish Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2015

We were thrilled to see this is your new favorite place to come and enjoy what we do...Thank you for sharing your experience with us and such a great review..See you again soon

Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

Amazing and delicious! We have been coming to the keys for over 20 years and never knew about Spanish Gardens until a friend told us about it. Lynn greeted us with a smile and warm welcome. We started with the Mediterranean Salad and an ice...More

1  Thank MarthaMM
LynnyThompson, Owner at Spanish Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2015

WOW!!! Back atcha!! Such a wonderful surprise of such a great response to you enjoying your meal with us..We are a small family business and it warms our hearts with a review like this..Thank you and hope to see you again

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$16 - US$35
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
17:30 - 21:30
Thursday
17:30 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:30 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80925 Overseas Hwy, Mm 51, Islamorada, FL 33050
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Islamorada
  • Phone Number: +1 305-664-3999
Description
We use Imported ingredients and the freshest seafood and produce..Along with Grass Fed Beef....We put a lot of care and love in our authentic dishes and we enjoy our guests...Spanish wines, Homemade Sangria and a Full Bar add a nice touch with a romantic artsy backdrop. So come in and enjoy our Tapas!
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