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Fish Tales Market & Eatery

11711 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-3634
+1 305-743-9196
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish sandwich” (68 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11711 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-3634
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is truly a local gem. This is a fish market and restaurant. Definitely no frills and casual, just like you want on an island. The fish is the freshest and is prepared perfectly. The blackened fish was some of the best I've ever enjoyed....More

Thank Robin47260
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Natalia was a wonderful server and gave us great advice! If you like Blue Cheese I recommend the Cobia with blue cheese sauce. My husband had the rib-eye and it was perfect. This is a friendly locals place that I am glad we discovered. So...More

Thank F3961UGkathleens
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Neat place where they serve fresh fish sandwiches. We had the calamari appetizer and it was very good (lightly breaded and fresh). For main course we had the Rambler sandwich (fried fish on rye bread) and a cobia gyro. All interesting and fresh combinations. Unfortunately...More

Thank lucal478
Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

This place is nothing to look at BUT, the food is AWESOME. Fresh, plainly presented. Large portions. Forget the snooty, go for the seafood.

Thank suntravelerman
Reviewed April 9, 2018

After returning from a great fishing trip, Fish Tales cooked our catch to perfection. They gave a great location and a complete menu.

Thank JimPer
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

Went to Fish tales after a fun day on the marathon lady they happily cooktop catch we had that along with other entrées the wait staff was very helpful and courteous will be back

Thank Thomas W
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch en route to Key West. Thoroughly recommend, good fresh fish sandwich. Friendly and efficient service.

1  Thank Fiona R
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

We got off the marathon lady after a great day of fishing. Had our catch cooked and great food as well. The staff was friendly to the adults and kids. Both the grilled and fried fish were super tasty!

1  Thank awrfc1
Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

I had Yellow Snapper it was delicious with a wonderful sauce. The service was good, nice family owned business. We all voted to go back.

1  Thank tagtracy51
Reviewed March 15, 2018

Fish Tales Market & Eatery is a non-descript, easily missed restaurant, but if you're looking for a good meal, look out for it. We stopped for later lunch, as we were heading to Key West. Amber was our server and she was very nice, personable...More

1  Thank Allen21096
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February 15, 2018|
Response from MaryandBobontheroad | Reviewed this property |
John L
August 5, 2015|
Response from rae53_10 | Property representative |
offer a gluten free bun, so any sandwich can be served on that. Have salads also, grilled fish or chicken....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11711 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-3634
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Marathon
  • Phone Number: +1 305-743-9196
  • E-mail
Family owned and Operated Seafood/Meat market and Restaurant. We serve the freshest local seafood, burgers, sandwiches, salads and more. Daily Specials; Beer & Wine. Mon.-Fri. 10-8:30; closed Sat. & Sun.
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