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Key West Shrimp House Incorporated

117 Ferry St, Madison, IN 47250-3606
+1 812-265-2831
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
117 Ferry St, Madison, IN 47250-3606
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Reviewed 5 days ago

First time visit and our waitress went out of her way to tell us about the menu and the specials. Food was excellent. Wife had the French fried shrimp and twice baked potato. I had one of the specials, bake salmon and bean casserole. We...More

Thank SGMTommy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We waited probably about 45 minutes, which we expected given the reviews. Our waitress was very nice! Our meals were just to-so. We thought they were a bit expensive for what you got.

Thank Melinda I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a 45 minute wait for dinner. The salad bar and seafood chowder were excellent but we ordered frog legs and they were very spicy hot. The waitress had them taken off our bill because we couldn't eat them and that was very considerate...More

Thank thebandteacher
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband had fried shrimp and I had Panama shrimp. We both loved our shrimp. The hostess who greeted and seated us made us feel so welcome. The server was a very adept young man, house wine was good, well worth a visit. We arrived...More

Thank momcop
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The founder of this restaurant outlines in great detail on the menu the story of how this restaurant was founded after the famed "Key West Shrimp House" in Indianapolis, Indiana. How his mom was a waitress there in 1953, and how he worked in the...More

1  Thank Mermaiden2
Reviewed 15 August 2017

I have been at this restaurant all 4 of our wedding anniversary except one --- and every time we have just loved it! The town of Madison is great - but this place is our favorite! I am hooked on the salad bar and my...More

Thank red2174
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Loved the positive hospitality- guessed 45 min wait, was only 20. Jackie took great care of us and alerted us to off menu specials. Very nice change to have the owner steering you & making sure everything was great. I had filet & lobster tail...More

1  Thank Laura W
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Key West Shrimp House brings seafood to an historic river community. The food is well prepared and the restaurant has a full service bar in addition to outside dining. The meals come with onion soup, salad bar, and side of your choice. The food is...More

Thank Pamesme
Reviewed 4 August 2017

This restaurant is always a good choice. The food is excellent, the wait staff and the owner are attentive, and the location and view are outstanding. And don't forget the desserts!

Thank bj-quilter
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We eat at Key West Shrimp House quite often. It is THE Best Restaurant in Madison Indiana. The fresh salad bar is delicious. The food is so good and tasty. Everything is cooked to perfection. I have been eating at Key West Shrimp House since...More

Thank Elizabeth G
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28 May 2017|
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Response from lloyd w | Reviewed this property |
The Madison Key West Shrimp House is (or was) owned by the grandson of the founder of the Indianapolis Restaurant. He told us he worked for his grandfather in the old place for years before opening his own.
19 July 2016|
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Response from IndianaKris | Reviewed this property |
So sorry you had such a bad experience Cindy.....we have been there several times and enjoyed it. But one time my husband was upset that there were so few pieces of crab meat in his dish...but when he complained...they... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, View, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 Ferry St, Madison, IN 47250-3606
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 812-265-2831
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