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Smugglers Cove Restaurant and Bar

85500 Overseas Hwy, Islamorada Fl., Islamorada, FL 33036-3400
+1 305-664-5564
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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“burger” (18 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
85500 Overseas Hwy, Islamorada Fl., Islamorada, FL 33036-3400
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

No joke, this place was disgusting. We bought a groupon to try it. This is the only reason we didn’t walk out, but really wish we would have. Our food was really inedible. Got fried lobster sandwich... horrid!! My son got a burger ( hard...More

Thank Emily M
Reviewed 12 March 2018

well the food is ok at best and the service is about the same. being in the restaurant business in my opinion one of the most important parts of a good,well run business, any business is clean bathrooms and this place was a disgrace. Sorry...More

Thank MarcTuna127
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Stopped by with friends. Ordered a bunch of apps and drinks. John was a great server. Enjoyed everything. Good food good drinks! will be back!

Thank Chardean D
Reviewed 13 February 2018

Groupon post a beautiful picture of a awesome seafood platter that they don’t even have. They were out of steak. We ordered a little bit of everything. Food was good, suggest using your Groupon for lunch.

Thank Charlene P
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Stoped by on a Friday noon for lunch for the three of us. I enjoyed a nice and tasty churrasco steak sandwich with fries. My wife enjoyed her Mahi sandwich and my son said the buoy burger was perfect. Nice and quiet sitting by the...More

Thank taftdev
Reviewed 29 December 2017

We were staying at Homestead and drove down to Islamorada to see the some of the Keys and use the Groupon I had bought, $30 worth of food for fifteen dollars. Using our GPS and arriving after dark, it was quite hard to find. We...More

Thank wingrider_00
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

It’s always interesting to read different reviews of the same restaurant. Smugglers Cove provided us with good service and very good food. If customers are looking for 5 star service in the Keys at all restaurants, you may be a little disappointed. Enjoy your meal!

Thank Randy T
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We took some out of town friends here for dinner. Stephanie was our server and was amazing. Drinks are good and tasty. Had everything from keys curds,which were amazing, cervechi, lobster sandwich and shrimp. Everything was great. Been before and will come again!!!. Thanks Stephanie!!

Thank Chardean D
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Very quaint hotel, nice amenities, great staff. Manager (Chris) was very helpful and restaurant staff prepared our catch nightly. Very nice bar staff and restaurant staff. Will definitely be back!!

Thank tdtbag
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Since I didn't know any restaurants in the area, and it was advertised on Groupon, I bought one for this restaurant. We ended up leaving early, just had a big breakfast and couldn't get a refund so we figured we would take it home. I...More

Thank SueSLidoBeach
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, View, 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
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85500 Overseas Hwy, Islamorada Fl., Islamorada, FL 33036-3400
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Islamorada
  • Phone Number: +1 305-664-5564
  • E-mail
Smugglers Cove Restaurant and Bar located at mm 85.5 Bayside is one of the locals favorite with convenient access by car or by boat.Framed by the beautiful marina with a view where you will get a glimpse of an occasional dolphin or tarpon, this restaurant has gained a reputation as the place for delicious food and great entertainment. A menu that offers a blend of cuisines and influences mixing Maine with American and Floridian Seafood dishes….Chef Josh is constantly creating new daily specials for the menu, which is sure to please every guest even vegetarians. Also available is a kids menu that is sure to please every kid even the fussiest!A late nite menu is available that reflects the freshest local fish and burgers as well as the finest variety of appetizers. Open Seven Days a Week from 11am to 12midnight, with entertainment every Monday through Sunday makes Smugglers Cove not only the best place to eat, but also the best entertainment too!
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