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Blackfin Bistro

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918 Duval St, Key West, FL 33040-7470
+1 305-509-7408
Today
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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11 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We stopped today for a lunch visit. Employee's of the Hemingway house recommended Blackfin to us. My husband had the Florida pink shrimp on mashed potatoes. (Shrimp provencal) We both thought the dish was delicious, the broth good , the spinach perfect. Nothing we ate was over salted. Do think cheese grits or black rice would have been better than... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited because of a recommendation from our hotel. Very quiet and a bit lacking in atmosphere because of that, plus although the service was efficient, there was no warmth to it and despite the fact that there were few other people there we felt as though we were being hurried through the meal. Our starters were fine, but my main,... More 

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Thank 776seasidegirl
florida
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

went to this restaurant as it was voted one of the best burgers in key west, it was a great burger. the lobster bisque soup was out of this world!

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Thank tcbeau
Oakdale, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is very good. Service was excellent. Food was awesome. Prices just right. Conveniently located. Walked to it from the Douglas House.

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Thank Angelspenc
denver
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If it wasn't on Duval street I would eat at blackfin a lot more often. All of the sandwiches are great, especially the grilled tuna and the fries are that perfect brown fresh cut type that you eat way to many of. My wife loves their salads, on top of that they hv great friendly service that pays the proper... More 

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Thank anywho
Boston, Massachusetts
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46 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

OK so maybe we should have branched out and tried somewhere else. But why? When it was this good, I kept coming back. We went four times in one week. Twice for lunch and twice for dinner. Two things to remember: No hard liquor, and no band or TV blaring at you. If you want that --there are dozens in... More 

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Thank WillC599
King George, VA
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

During our last stay in Key West (6 days), we went to Blackfin Bistro 4 times. The first time we went for a late lunch after checking into our nearby accommodations. The front desk staff had actually recommended Blackfin Bistro to us. We came back for dinner the next night, drinks at cocktail hour a few nights later and then... More 

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Thank glutenfreeeasily
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed the tartare, the snapper, and the mahi-mahi. Service was attentive and personalized.

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Thank Guinness L
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We were starving and passed by this restaurant, Which looks basic but the food was very good! I recommend to start with the sautées calamars and seafood pasta!

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Thank Na B
Florida
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139 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Lobster Bisque was amazing, Tuna app excellent, the Waygu Burger was extremely tasty, Gazpacho very nice with extra Prawns on top, all in all a very yummy lunch with awesome service by staff, small inside dining area but still comfy seats.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 918 Duval St, Key West, FL 33040-7470
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: +1 305-509-7408

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?