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The Lighthouse Cafe

) #38 of 44 Restaurants in Key Biscayne ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Cafe, American, Seafood
1200 Crandon Blvd, Bill Baggs State Park, Key Biscayne, FL 33149-2713
+1 305-361-8487
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good28%
  • Average35%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (7 reviews)
“red snapper” (2 reviews)
“state park” (6 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 19:00All hours
Cafe, American, Seafood
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1200 Crandon Blvd, Bill Baggs State Park, Key Biscayne, FL 33149-2713
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1 - 10 of 90 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have gone there in multiple opportunities to eat great fish! Please try a large fried snapper, you won't regret it... It gets busy around 1 in the afternoon and specially on weekends but worth the wait..

Thank apineiro01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is your average sandwich shop that has a little of everything. The view from the Cafe of the bay is nothing to write home about. I enjoyed the fish croquettes that had great flavor however beware of the fish bones. I also tried the...More

Thank Phatfish12
Reviewed 16 April 2017

For tasty, casual beach fare. Great burgers and fish sandwiches. Nice terrace to hide from the sun. Cold bear. Casual crowd.

Thank Roberto33160
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We stopped for lunch at about 2 PM after a tour of the Cape Florida Lighthouse. The restaurant was nearly full when we arrived. After sitting at our table it was a considerable time before a server showed up to take our order. My wife...More

Thank zippo46
Reviewed 11 March 2017

The place is a beach food cafe, so we do not expect something fancy. It is just steps from the beach with a water view, breezy and nice. We thought that we will found only junk food, but the food was fresh, with good options...More

Thank Antony068
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Service was not nice and too slow. Food was poor, the avocado salad ($8) barely has greens, and to add a protein the price doubles. The "natural" pinnaple juice felt like it came out of a can, it was too sweet. It is the only...More

Thank ana carolina f
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Worst food ever, don't go here, take your own food. I ordered avocado salad they gave me 3 whole avocado halves, with unchopped iceberg lettuce. My wife ordered a salmon burger which was the grossest thing I ever tasted. Location is great but you better...More

Thank nicadago
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This cafe was very conveniently located beside a great public beach. We would recommend the spring basket and the cuban rice. It has great views and worked perfectly for our family.

Thank JennCC77
Reviewed 18 January 2017

It is quite a seafood and Cuban food place. Great "Lechon." I eat there quite frequent. The owners also own another seafood restaurant at the entrance of the park with an incredible view of an ocean inlet named Boaters Grill at No Name Harbor. My...More

Thank elgato099
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Okay so this is an example of not everything is as it looks. This little cafe looks like a dive from the outside. They have a nice area in the back where they've set up wooden chairs and tables. I've posted pics of the view...More

Thank Ness S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 30
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 Crandon Blvd, Bill Baggs State Park, Key Biscayne, FL 33149-2713
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Key Biscayne
  • Phone Number: +1 305-361-8487
Located within Bill Baggs State Park, we invite you to come and experience the real Florida! Lighthouse Cafe first opened its doors in 1995 and quickly became a favorite spot for locals and visitors alike. Nothing is more important to us than the satisfaction of our customers. We invite you to come and enjoy the surf, sand, and seafood.
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