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1000 Eaton St, Key West, FL 33040-6925
+1 305-517-6740
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11:00 - 18:00
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Wed - Sun 11:00 - 18:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

Great mahi mahi. Good for lunch, can highly recomend the disches. Fun to eat right on the street. Good wibe and fast service

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Thank Rasmus N
new york
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 283 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2015

The seating outside is minimal. At the corner of Eaton and Grinnell. Menu is termed Latin Caribbean. The corn, Mexican style, is great. I ask for it without mayo. I got a fish bowl, number 2 spice level, which was not mild. Good bike parking.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2015 via mobile

AMAZING food! We are half way through a month long roadtrip and this is the best food we have had so far. Absolutely delicious and has a very friendly staff. Will definitely return next time we visit Key West.

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Thank Jayce D
Key West, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2015 via mobile

Great food in its own style. Don't miss out. They even let you choose spice level from one to five. I had both the pork and the fish sandwich. Both were fabulous.

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Thank Perry C
Cannes, France
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2015

Worth the walk up to Eaton St. Not much seating, but empty when we were there. The staff are friendly and their breakfast /brunch/ lunch menus are generous in size and quirky. Good honest, fill you up kinda food. And the chickens running about is quite a sweet touch too :)

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Thank VHoward06
Boiling Springs, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

We went here for dinner one night. They were patient with us and we asked a lot of questions. The food was good and we enjoyed eating outside and watching the traffic go by. I loved the scallops, the family loved their options, especially the added heat on the side. They could add as much as they liked.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

We were starving as we talked with the bar tender at the White Tarpon. We wanted a Cuban but not any Cuban sandwich would do. He recommended Bien (it was under another name then) . As we walked out the door, the bartender said make sure to get the corn on the cob, it's the best you have ever had!... More 

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Thank Tammy H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

We stopped here for the day while on a cruise ship. It was probably a 15 minute walk down Eaton before we arrived. Luckily there were some outside bench tables available so at least we got to sit down. We had the usual Caribbean Pork Roast and grilled corn, which we would have ordered 2 corns per person now. The... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

I've been coming to Key West for years, and never particularly noticed Bien until my cab driver coming in from the airport pointed it out. I figured he just promoted it to the tourists, and didn't think much about it. But a few days later, wandering by hungry at mid day, a friend and I stopped in. That friend is... More 

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Cortlandt Manor
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2015

Came for the Roasted Corn with Parmesan cheese and lime juice, Pulled Pork Roast Dinner with Jasmine Rice and Black Beans, and a side Bien Salad. You order by number. All items are served in Styrofoam dinner cartons, whether take-away or dine at the few stool tables outside. Yes, ambiance is very close to dining outside a street food vendor... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$16
Cuisine
Latin, Fusion, Caribbean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 18:00
Thursday
11:00 - 18:00
Friday
11:00 - 18:00
Saturday
11:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 Eaton St, Key West, FL 33040-6925
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: +1 305-517-6740

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?