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Spanish Gardens - CLOSED

80925 Overseas Hwy, Mm 51, Islamorada, FL 33036-3788
+1 305-664-3999
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“plaza grill” (3 reviews)
“chef” (25 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Spanish, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
80925 Overseas Hwy, Mm 51, Islamorada, FL 33036-3788
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Reviews (232)
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121 - 130 of 230 reviews

Reviewed 5 April 2013

Came here based upon wonderful Trip Advisor reviews and glad we did. We had a wonderful fresh mozzarella salad, shrimp in garlic sauce, beef tenderloins, and chorizo. The food was fresh and delicious. The bread was outstanding. The wait staff was very friendly and helpful....More

1  Thank NewYorkT
LynnyThompson, Owner at Spanish Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2015

I'm thrilled you found us on Tripadvisor and enjoyed your experience

Reviewed 3 April 2013

On a guide book review we decided to try this eatery on our way back to the Everglades. The guide book did not say very much about the place. We found the food and ambience top quality. We had a soup and a Spanish ham...More

Thank planetvenus
LynnyThompson, Owner at Spanish Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2013

i'm so happy you enjoyed our place and visited twice ..thank you for the nice revue and for enjoying our little pride of the Keys!

Reviewed 1 April 2013

Are you a foody? Like Spanish/ethnic food? Well then you have arrived at the right place. The owners are like long lost relatives-kind, generous and BOY DO THEY KNOW HOW TO COOK. Forget the "old keys" b.s. and head to this restaurant-you will not be...More

Thank bohotraveler
LynnyThompson, Owner at Spanish Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2013

WOW!! what a great review...you really seemed to enjoy our special little place..so grateful for your visit and so glad you enjoyed our food and understand our concept..look forward to your next visit with us.

Reviewed 31 March 2013

This restaurant was amazing. The food was fresh, perfectly prepared, delectable! Our server, Manlio was wonderful...friendly, offered great advise, was attentive without being in our face. We loved the giant white bean salad so much we ordered it both times we we dined there. It...More

1  Thank zumba31153
LynnyThompson, Owner at Spanish Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2013

I'm so glad you enjoyed Manlio as your server, he is a new addition to our res.t and we are so pleased to have him! thank you for coming and enjoying our food and writing a nice positive review. so appreciated come again!

Reviewed 27 March 2013 via mobile

Went here on a Tuesday night around 7 pm and they were really busy. They only had two people serving and that was not enough. We were left waiting a lot. The people were so nice and the food was so good that it made...More

1  Thank Jess R
Reviewed 21 March 2013 via mobile

What a wonderful dining experience. We had the paella it was fantastic just like we were in Madrid . Great service nicel people working there to ensure our meal was perfect. Highly recommend this Resturant to anyone that likes real Spanish food

1  Thank SeaHorseCharters
LynnyThompson, Owner at Spanish Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2015

Thank you for such a wonderful review and enjoying Real Spain!! great compliment to Chef Jose ole

Reviewed 9 March 2013

Honestly, finding a decent eatery in the Keys was a challenge. Then we arrived at Spanish Gardens, and while I'm not a huge fan of Spanish cuisine, that changed when we tasted the food. The the sangria decadent, the shrimp was generously portioned and cooked...More

1  Thank GinaZocn
LynnyThompson, Owner at Spanish Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2013

thank you so much for enjoying our family and our food, so appreciate the positive review. look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 3 March 2013

We stopped off here for an early dinner coming back from Key West heading to Key Largo. Wow, this was just a fantastic place! The food was quite different than anything else we experienced in the Keys. Both the presentation and taste of everything was...More

1  Thank JimTheSnarkHunter
LynnyThompson, Owner at Spanish Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2013

So thankful for the review and for stopping in from your long trip from key west..so glad you enjoyed everything.

Reviewed 3 March 2013 via mobile

I had lunch here yesterday. Every time I travel to Islamorada, I eat either lunch or dinner at Spanish Gardens. Sometimes I come in by myself. The server is always so nice and welcoming that I never feel uncomfortable dining alone. I think he may...More

1  Thank pickytravelerFlorida
LynnyThompson, Owner at Spanish Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2013

WOW! what can i say but thank you for your visit and great review.

Reviewed 2 March 2013

This is the best Spanish food we've had outside of Spain. Since the portions are (allegedly) tapas style we were able to enjoy several menu selections but it was still hard to choose! Save room for the fig truffles - amazing!

Thank mydeah
LynnyThompson, Owner at Spanish Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2013

thank you for visiting our home away from home and so delighted you enjoyed us and our food

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$16 - US$35
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Wednesday
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Thursday
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80925 Overseas Hwy, Mm 51, Islamorada, FL 33036-3788
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Islamorada
  • Phone Number: +1 305-664-3999
Description
We use Imported ingredients and the freshest seafood and produce..Along with Grass Fed Beef....We put a lot of care and love in our authentic dishes and we enjoy our guests...Spanish wines, Homemade Sangria and a Full Bar add a nice touch with a romantic artsy backdrop. So come in and enjoy our Tapas!
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