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Fish Tales Market & Eatery

11711 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-3634
+1 305-743-9196
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11711 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-3634
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Stayed in Marathon a few days and followed the good reviews on TripAdvisor. The place, like most in this area, looks a little worn from the recent hurricanes. But food is delicious! Casual atmosphere. Soups and fish cooked perfectly. Like home cooking. Key Lime pie...More

Thank LotsoFunFour
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

There is nothing fancy about this local seafood market and restaurant, but the service and the food are top notch! I had the catch of the day and my husband had the surf and turf - large servings and delicious!

Thank calderman_98
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My husband and I came here based on the excellent TripAdvisor reviews, we were not disappointed. I had the grilled fish of the day and my husband had the German fish sandwich. Everything was cooked to perfection and our waiter was extremely nice. He offered...More

Thank Spenser D
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We came based on the good reviews on trip advisor. We ordered the German fish sandwich (very tasty ) and 2 orders of fried clams. Both orders of clams were measly for the price and over cooked. We also ordered conch fritters , which were...More

Thank icetjl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As we prepared to head back north after seven months here, we had to dine one last time at Fish Tales. In this past season, we have eaten here maybe ten times since we can always count on quick service, a variety of choices, and...More

Thank IndianaSweetpea
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I absolutely love this place. As fresh as you can get on fish, and the prices are the best around. Don’t expect fancy decor or anything, but if you want an outstanding meal at a great price, this is the place for sure!

Thank noahwilliams75
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped by as we were looking for stone crabs or shellfish. We stood at the counter for 5+ minutes (the place was dead) while the staff "chit-chatted" with each other. Finally, some woman yelled "Do you need help"? Uh, duh, yes. She came over and...More

Thank Surfowl
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was great and it appeared to be a family owned restaurant, where the locals go for Great food.

Thank itiswhatitis987
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good value. Fresh fish. Very clean. I saw many locals eating here. In compare to Clearwater, a lot better.

Thank n0ra311
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for dinner. We enjoyed the grilled fish, fried shrimp, and the homemade sides. We will definitely be back again!

Thank Jennifer S
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16 February 2018|
Response from MaryandBobontheroad | Reviewed this property |
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6 August 2015|
Response from rae53_10 | Property representative |
offer a gluten free bun, so any sandwich can be served on that. Have salads also, grilled fish or chicken....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11711 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-3634
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Marathon
  • Phone Number: +1 305-743-9196
  • E-mail
Family owned and Operated Seafood/Meat market and Restaurant. We serve the freshest local seafood, burgers, sandwiches, salads and more. Daily Specials; Beer & Wine. Mon.-Fri. 10-8:30; closed Sat. & Sun.
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