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Bobalu's Southern Cafe

301 US Highway 1, Big Coppitt Key, Key West, FL 33040-5571
+1 305-296-1664
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
American, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
301 US Highway 1, Big Coppitt Key, Key West, FL 33040-5571
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is amazing. We have been to Key West seven times and this is the first time we tried Bobalus and it won’t be our last. We went two days in a row. The first day we had their seafood that was very good...More

Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

This is located just miles before entering Keywest.. after a long ride I from Miami to keywest, we took a random break here and it surprised us with its wonderful food.. we had mahi fish fry and yellow tail snapper whole fish fry.. both are...More

Thank Varun9297
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

I had the jerk chicken and the Hurricane Irma. My wife had the grouper Ruben. Both were great! Service was pretty quick and the food was better than most we have had in the Keys. I would recommend this place.

Thank marxbk18
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Great pizza and and a great local place to have a drink. The new back bar is a great happy hour spot. Friendly staff our favorite pizza when we are in town!!! Take the family or get take out

Thank mushiemich
Reviewed 15 March 2018

For the last couple years, we've seen a decline of everything. All you snowbirds may not have noticed. I get cold steak, frozen mashed potatoes, under cooked pizza, and on and on... sorry kids, we're seniors & we know what is good and what is...More

Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Try the grouper reuben -- it is excellent. Fresh seafood and cute setting, but the prices are higher than most comparables in the Key West area.

Thank Terry K
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Ordered 5 meals for take-out...one was kids meal. All meals were very good. Price not too bad ($48 for 5 meals). Inside has great atmosphere.

Thank aawoody
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Great Sauces habanero is really really tasty and not really hot. Cayenne sauce is better than Franks, Red Hot, etc.. Food & Server were excellent and they also offer a kids menu.

Thank ShelleyMcBreairty
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Stopped by for dinner after an evening walking in Key West. Had a House Salad with Home Made Ranch Dressing. and a Key West Pizza. Everything was excellent and the wait Staff was friendly and efficient. Will be back tomorrow for the Friday Nite Rack...More

1  Thank DavidS2271
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

This is the old standby for people who grew up in New Jersey and enjoy diner food. This place offers a good assortment of sandwiches, burgers, wraps, fish dishes and those hard to find meals like meatloaf or prime rib. They also make New Haven,...More

Thank PJ D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 US Highway 1, Big Coppitt Key, Key West, FL 33040-5571
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: +1 305-296-1664
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