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El Siboney Restaurant

900 Catherine St, Key West, FL 33040-3202
+1 305-296-4184
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“roast pork” (352 reviews)
“plantains” (393 reviews)
“yellow rice” (242 reviews)
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CUISINES
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Soups, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
900 Catherine St, Key West, FL 33040-3202
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Reviewed yesterday

This restaurant is some distance from Old Town and the Marina. It attracts a ,oyal following. The space is big inside and plain. Service was fast. Menu is good sized with a number of seafood options. The coconut shrimp was very good. The sauce was...More

Thank james k
Reviewed 3 days ago

Very local place, fast service, incredible selection, authentic cuisine, must see for foodies. Not a tourist joint

Thank Cynthia H
Julio D, Owner at El Siboney Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for the wonderful rating, Cynthia! We're so glad you enjoyed our speedy service and authentic Cuban cuisine. Hope you get the chance to come back for more good times soon! Until next time, El Siboney Restaurant Team

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wonderful authentic Cuban food. Excellent value with a local atmosphere. Don’t miss the fried plantains!

Thank banks_molly1
Julio D, Owner at El Siboney Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you, Molly! We're thrilled you so enjoyed our tasty and authentic fried plantains. We hope to welcome you back soon! Best, El Siboney Restaurant Team

Reviewed 5 days ago

I eat here several times every time I'm in Key West. I've had just about everything on their menu and was never disappointed. Its located out of the way in a nice neighborhood. Its unassuming and without super fancy interior. Its a real down home...More

Thank MalvernGuy
Julio D, Owner at El Siboney Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for the thoughtful review! We're glad you've been able to try so many tasty plates on our menu. Hope you'll be joining us again very soon. Take care, El Siboney Restaurant Team

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had to go to Key a West for proper Cuban food. We’ve eaten at plenty of Cuban restaurants in Miami, Tampa, Orlando, but, we had to go here for the flavors that only abuelita could make. Tucked away in a residential area, we came...More

Thank Ana V
Julio D, Owner at El Siboney Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We're delighted you found us when you were craving traditional, authentic Cuban flavors, Ana! It's awesome your meal here hit the spot, from the first sip of import beer to the last bite of skirt steak. We're thrilled your bean soup and coconut shrimp hit...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We drove away from the center of Key West's hustle & bustle to have lunch here. We waited until 2 PM for the crowd to thin out. We were in luck, were seated right away and were promptly served. The place is simple, immaculately clean,...More

Thank Tom P
Julio D, Owner at El Siboney Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for stopping in for a relaxing and tasty lunch bite, Tom! You can always expect a top notch Cuban plate and some of the friendliest service around -- after all, it's just what our great guests deserve. Hope we'll see you in again soon!...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Came to El Siboney for the 1st time back in December of 14. On this trip I've already been here twice, for lunch, once for dinner. Had the Cuban meatballs & rice & the Lima bean soup for lunch & the skirt steak & shrimp...More

Thank Joseph T
Julio D, Owner at El Siboney Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you, Joseph! We're thrilled you so enjoyed your first meal with us, so much so you came back for more. That speaks volumes, and we appreciate you taking the time to share your experiences. We hope to welcome you back the next time you're...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We first came here more than 10 years ago at the recommendation of a concierge. Since then, we have returned every year with whomever we were travelling. The black beans and yellow rice are to die for, and we have never had a bad meal....More

Thank Debbie W
Julio D, Owner at El Siboney Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Debbie, it's awesome to know you've been paying us a visit each time you're in the area -- your support is much appreciated. Looking forward to next time! Best, El Siboney Restaurant Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't know how I have never visited this place before. I have been to Key West many times and decided that this trip I must go here. My husband and I loved it. Our meals were so delicious. It is a quaint little restaurant...More

Thank chandrac
Julio D, Owner at El Siboney Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

As they say, it's better late than never, Chandrac, so I'm thrilled you and your husband were so happy with your meals. What's more, knowing our food was your favorite from your trip speaks volumes, and we can't wait to welcome you back for more!...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate dinner here because a friend said it was her favorite place to eat in Key West. We absolutely loved the food. We had pulled pork, pulled beef, and a flat steak. All three were delicious and the sangria was the best!!!

Thank WVhikers
Julio D, Owner at El Siboney Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We owe your friend a thank you, WVhikers! It's awesome their recommendation led you straight through our doors. Great choices on those meats, too -- variety is the spice of life! Can't wait to share more sangria with you soon. Best, El Siboney Restaurant Team

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Troyce W
24 October 2017|
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Response from Romeo P | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so
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Margaret M
18 February 2017|
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Response from Diana J | Reviewed this property |
We never have. Don't think you can. You usually don't have any trouble getting a table though
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Ruth A
21 February 2016|
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Response from ConradBraga | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry for the delay in answering, I believe it is the Roast Pork, (Puerco assado)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 Catherine St, Key West, FL 33040-3202
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: +1 305-296-4184
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