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The Buzzard's Roost

21 Garden Cove Dr, Key Largo, FL 33037-5005
+1 305-453-3746
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
21 Garden Cove Dr, Key Largo, FL 33037-5005
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1 - 10 of 838 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

This was our first stop once we reached the keys and it definitely put us in the mood for our visit! Drinks were great, food was excellent, atmosphere was amazing, service was excellent! It was a little more pricey than we were expecting and we...More

Thank kspiegel2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to this hidden jewel on our vacation, the staff was amazing and the food was so good I had to get some to take back to the hotel for later that night. Everything we ate was cooked to perfection and the sizes of...More

Thank Kathy T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just as good as expected from the reviews... And BETTER.. Not to mention outstanding service! The server was so kind, and everyone raved about their meals.

1  Thank Caroline H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great place and fantastic meal. Some friends told us about this place and told us we should try it during our visit. I am glad we did. The food was great and the service was great. It is a little hidden gem!

1  Thank citadel83
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the Buzzard's Roost for a relaxing dinner on the water. The service was super friendly and the manager, Greg, checked on us several times. We started with the baked Brie which was delicious and couldn't resist trying the restaurant's special drink -...More

1  Thank HopeB1111
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had their "famous seafood pasta," we had several different entrees as well. Conch fritters were more like hush puppies, their famous coconut cake wasn't and barely tasted like coconut, the creme brûlée was good(best dessert option), key lime pie was okay had better, and service...More

Thank Carolina D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fish tacos are excellent. The fish wrap was delish. The view of the marina was perfect. Until it rained. Not a sprinkle, it poured. Normal Florida weather. My problem was we literally stood under the awning trying to eat our food & keep it dry...More

Thank Jbodnar9372
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Off the beaten path. Nice restaurant with great view. Fish tacos were very good as was lobster reuben. Sweet potato fries were great. The corn fritters were not what I expected-they were more like donuts and were served with honey. The key lime pie was...More

Thank Lovelivelaughtravel
Reviewed 17 June 2017

This is a 4.5. We had the cracked conch sautéed (excellent) and the seafood platter broiled in white wine (good). Sides (salad, rice, veggies so-so and conch chowder) were pretty good. The margarita was okay. Nice location but beware of the mosquitos! We didn't get...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Loved sitting outside and having a fabulous meal! Our waiter, Mike, was very attentive. We have a great evening!

Thank Hadley F
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Questions & Answers
4 March 2017|
Response from oceans2010 | Property representative |
We are 6 miles north on us 1. On the ocean side, 1 block off.
12 February 2015|
Response from oceans2010 | Property representative |
What is the date? We are happy to accommodate you if we are not booked. Please call our restaurant to make your plans.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Garden Cove Dr, Key Largo, FL 33037-5005
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key Largo
  • Phone Number: +1 305-453-3746
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