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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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“hogfish” (417 reviews)
“carrot cake” (65 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
81671 Overseas Highway, Islamorada, FL 33036
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We came to Key Largo to have a relaxing few days and celebrate my birthday. Knowing the laid back nature of the area, we wanted to make sure we found a nicer restaurant for a birthday celebration. We found Chef Michael on Yelp and made...More

Thank LShap22
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you want fresh fish , this is the place to go. There is always a good variety to choose from, and the hogfish is excellent. The starters and desserts are also recommended.

Thank deke19
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had the most delicious meal sitting at the bar. Staff friendly and attentive and the food was wonderful.

Thank Mariota C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We fished with Capt Shannon Attales of Warbird Charters out of Bud n Mary’s and caught ALOT of fish! Brought some to Chef Michaels and they did a great job of cooking it up for us!

Thank Street N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After coming to the keys for over 50!years and eating in many restaurants throughout the Keys, Chef Michaels is the best. Excellent service by Eric and fabulous food. Exquisite tastes in everything they prepared. We had the ceviche and it had huge chunks of lobster,...More

Thank GinaC111
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Some of the best seafood we've ever had. Try the whole hogfish. Other highlights were the Key Lime Pie....

1  Thank Nova3x
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I were in Islamorada for our anniversary. We made reservations at Chef Michaels. We are South Florida residents and enjoy seafood often and at many different restaurants. We can honestly say that this was the best seafood we have ever had. Both...More

Thank Grant S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We celebrate a friend's birthday at Chef Michael's and the staff could not have been more friendly or helpful! The food was excellent! I have several food allergies and they were extremely accommodating and my meal was excellent. We cannot wait to visit Chef Michael's...More

1  Thank Cheri K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a terrible dinner last night at a restaurant recommended by Guy Fieri, DiGiorgio's Cafe Largo in Key Largo, I had the pleasure of experiencing the best of South Florida Seafood at Chef Michael's Restaurant in Islamorada! As a Florida Native, I take pride in...More

Thank cashell123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food. The fish was fresh and very tasty. Service was fast and friendly. Clean and peaceful. Reservations are needed since it’s a small place.

1  Thank ralphredlands
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Ann M
July 21, 2017|
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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
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, 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
  • E-mail
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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