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Chef Michael's

81671 Overseas Highway, Islamorada, FL 33036
+1 305-664-0640
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
81671 Overseas Highway, Islamorada, FL 33036
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Reviewed today via mobile

I’ve eaten here before and have never been disappointed. Their seafood is fresh and their variety of preparation is both fun and enjoyable. They are serious about preparation and take care in presentation. This is not your local burger and fryer food! Service people are...More

Thank Gerry G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was the best meal we had while visiting Islamorada. Staff was super friendly. I had the duck, and it was the best I've ever had. My wife had a triple tail dish that she loved.

Thank MCharles44
Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I arrived for our 7:00 reservations and were surprised that we were only the 2nd occupied table in the restaurant on a Saturday night. Not usually a good sign. They proceeded to sit us at the worst possible table in the restaurant....More

Thank eb1001755
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Arrived for our reservations on a Saturday greatly anticipating the items we saw on their on-line menus in more than one place only to be Disappointed upon arriving because several of the items we wanted 1) were not on their menu or 2) the prices...More

Thank Jodi G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our go to every time we are in Islamorada. The food is fresh and fabulous. The staff is so kind and helpful. The ceviche and fried lobster tail are 2 of my favorites!

Thank Ashley S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I were staying in Islamorada for our 10yr anniversary. While out and about someone suggested Chef Michael's to us for a fabulous dining experience and great food. Well, the food was amazing. My husband had the seafood pasta and I had lionfish...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We over heard 2 couples talking about their dinning experience there while we were at breakfast at Casa Morada, Chef Michaels is not far from the bed and breakfast Casa Morada . The service was outstanding, the portions generous. My husband had the Lamb Chops...More

Thank Leeni2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just came back from Easter weekend in the keys. We decided to dine at Chef Michaels. Let’s begin with the hostess, she was friendly,courteous and was very efficient in getting us to our table. Our waiter was very knowledgeable of the menu and on...More

Thank nibaldom2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was visiting the Keys and wanted to take my cousin to brunch. She said Chef Michael's was excellent so we went there. It did not disappoint! If your want to treat yourself, this is the place! I got the Napoleon French toast--wow! I don't...More

Thank Eudocia R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We're local and have been wanting to give this place a try for some time. Last night was her birthday so we made reservations. Boy am I glad that we did! From the moment that we pulled up, we were greeted by the sweetest hostess...More

Thank jmgods2
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Ann M
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Response from Bob S | Reviewed this property |
Close to the water - they make you feel like your part of the family
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$50
Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 81671 Overseas Highway, Islamorada, FL 33036
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Islamorada
  • Phone Number: +1 305-664-0640
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A warm, inviting dining room with colorful local art adorning the walls. Small, sleek bar serving fine wine and beer. Tropical veranda seating for a lovely alfreso dinner or Sunday brunch. Fresh Local fish and seafood, Prime steak, attentive, friendly service.
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