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Morada Bay

81600 Overseas Hwy, Mile Marker 81.6, Bayside, Islamorada, FL 33036-3700
+1 305-664-0604
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (56 reviews)
“tuna tartare” (35 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Caribbean, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
81600 Overseas Hwy, Mile Marker 81.6, Bayside, Islamorada, FL 33036-3700
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1 - 10 of 1,964 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We like eating here on the beach overlooking the Gulf of Mexico. The food is good but expensive. We did not like the conch chowder, no conch in it. The fish is always fresh and the key lime pie is good.

Thank m g
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a very spacious and nice place. Outdoors with shade and wind and cool music. Very “Key West” but the food was quite tasteless. We had the fried brusselsprouts with bacon which turned out to be the best dish. The waiter also recommended the...More

Thank kjerstir381
Frank S, Manager at Morada Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello and thank you for stopping by. Our Brussels Sprouts dish is one of our very best dishes and very popular with everyone who orders them. You won't find them anywhere else but here, we pull the brussels apart and flash-fry the leaves, then drizzle...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is beautiful - we sat outside on the sand and watched the sunset. Just gorgeous. The acoustic guitar player was lovely. Food was excellent. We ordered the mahi fingers, brussel sprouts, and Morada salad, all of which was well-prepared and delicious. The drinks...More

Thank Cassidy H
Frank S, Manager at Morada Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello and thank you for coming to visit, also thanks for taking the time to write a review. It sounds like you enjoyed everything, we're glad to hear it. And as to the pace of service, we can pick that up a little next time...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The view and location make this one of our favorites. Food and service were great. Brought our dog and enjoyed the afternoon. Keep up the great work!

Thank jeff w
Frank S, Manager at Morada Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you sooo much!! We're so glad that you enjoyed yourselves. Thanks for the really nice review and please come back and see us again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful beach setting and view Tuna Ceviche and Tuna tataki were our choices, both were excellent and drinks were also Service and great choice.

Thank Les B
Frank S, Manager at Morada Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much. You're clearly tuna-lovers!!! Please come back and see us again some time soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice place but the hurdles are multiple. No booking. Why? unclear. Be ready to arrive very early or be ready to wait. Staff not so friendly. OK you are already standing there waiting they could at least be a bit nicer. When seated it's...More

1  Thank EricSoho
Frank S, Manager at Morada Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello. We're sorry that you had that issue upon your arrival. We take all constructive criticism to heart and assure you that we will look into it and address your concerns. It sounds like you did enjoy your meal and we're happy for that. We'll...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped at Morada Bay for happy hour, but ended up coming back for dinner. The outdoor seating area is huge and right on the water. Unfortunately, things on Islamorada are still a little slow and restaurants are not all up to full capacity. We...More

1  Thank penzenst
Frank S, Manager at Morada Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi folks!! Thank you so much for the nice review. I remember when you guys first came into the restaurant and asked about your catch, and also when you came back in with it to cook. That was a heavy bag!! Great Catch!! We're so...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic! I would highly recommend this spot for drinks or for lunch or dinner. The views are spectacular. The food is excellent and the quality of the drinks and the food is very good. I would say this was my favorite restaurant on our trip...More

1  Thank RogerandWillow
Frank S, Manager at Morada Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you, that's so nice to hear. Please come back and see us again. And if the timing is right you might also get to catch one of our spectacular sunsets!!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you're making the drive down to Key West, this is the PERFECT place to stop and have lunch. It's about half way there, it's right on the beach, the food is fantastic and the surroundings are stunning. Your stress will simply melt away as...More

Thank George G
Frank S, Manager at Morada Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Wow, what a beautiful review. Thank you so much. We try hard to offer up something special, and we're so happy to hear that it's noticed and appreciated. Thanks for coming, thanks for taking the time to write a nice review. And please come back...More

Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Absolutely stunning setting. Colourful seating on a beautiful white sand shore with table service at hand for refreshing beers. Felt like paradise. Right next door to one of the sets of Netflix series 'Bloodline'. Unfortunately we didn't eat here on our visit, but food looked...More

Thank average_joseph
Frank S, Manager at Morada Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Hello and thank your for stopping by Morada Bay. And yes, that was Lee, he's has been with us for years, great guy!! Thanks again for coming by, and for taking the time to write a nice review. Please come back and see us again...More

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Sabrina T
27 November 2017|
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Response from Staci B | Reviewed this property |
No, this is a private restaurant
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moz0905
19 August 2017|
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Response from Mara L | Reviewed this property |
Yes,there is a huge parking😉
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essjay1952
28 April 2017|
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Response from Kristen C | Reviewed this property |
They seemed to be very accommodating to special requests. Perhaps call and ask in advance.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, View, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 81600 Overseas Hwy, Mile Marker 81.6, Bayside, Islamorada, FL 33036-3700
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Islamorada
  • Phone Number: +1 305-664-0604
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