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Rusty Anchor Fisheries - CLOSED

5501 5th Ave, Key West, FL 33040-6041
+1 305-294-5369
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
8 Mar 2016
“"Worth a visit"...”
29 Oct 2015
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Spanish
$$ - $$$
5501 5th Ave, Key West, FL 33040-6041
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Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

Although the reviews are mixed, I've eaten here twice with satisfied results. Fresh yellowtail snapper is a staple in south fla, and it's a great choice here for sure. I was lucky the last time I eat here, as the fla lobster was in season....More

1  Thank Beefseeker
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Always go here for fresh seafood. Usually get the shrimp basket . very fresh. also the conch fritters are the best in town.

1  Thank judyace
Reviewed 16 July 2015

The conch fritters are pretty good here as is the Key Lime pie. The shrimp were just o.k., but the burgers we had on another visit were actually pretty good. Nothing fancy and a hangout for many locals, but visitors should stop in - especially...More

Thank CajunKimo
Reviewed 10 July 2015

This is not a restaurant but a fish market. It is in back of the Rusty Anchor restaurant. They supply a lot of the seafood to all the restaurants in town so things move through there fast and this means you are getting the freshest...More

1  Thank Rick J
Reviewed 2 July 2015

Average food in Key West. Ordered seafood and it was obviously frozen/packaged. Disappointing as we were looking for an authentic seafood dinner.

Thank lisafahisa
Reviewed 1 July 2015

I am not a fan of this place. I know all the locals live to go there but the majority of the food is fried and it's just not to my liking. If you like fried food, give it a go.

Thank T2Socks
Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

I've been here a hundred times but needed to write a review because we had the best service tonight. Ian was great! He really made our meal so enjoyable we had to take the time to write this. The food here is always on point...More

Thank somoluis
Reviewed 15 April 2015 via mobile

My fiancé and I are locals and finally decided to visit this place. We first noticed that the place was very clean. Even the fans didn't have dust on them. We went during lunch time and it was pretty busy with 3 servers but our...More

Thank Yanabyazrova
Reviewed 8 April 2015

The service was very slow, which bothered us because we went when it was virtually empty. The food and flavor was good.

Thank Raechelann
Reviewed 3 April 2015 via mobile

Off the beaten path. Wasn't very busy for a Tue night. Service was food and food was great! I got 2 appetizers shrimp and stone crabs. Stone Crabs were so got I ordered more! Inside is much nicer than outside!

Thank jaarons-32034
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$24
Good for
Local cuisine
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: 5501 5th Ave, Key West, FL 33040-6041
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: +1 305-294-5369
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