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The Cafe, A Mostly Vegetarian Place

509 Southard St, Key West, FL 33040-6835
+1 305-296-5515
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“veggie burger” (115 reviews)
“tofu” (63 reviews)
“seitan” (25 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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509 Southard St, Key West, FL 33040-6835
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I loved this place so much we ate here twice on our three day trip to Key West! First time we had lunch and it was great. The "cheesesteak" is to die for, especially for a vegetarian (great seitan). Brunch was super...More

Thank Jeff C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Truffle oil french fries are awesome! I didn't eat the cheese. Everyone liked what they ordered. The sangria is really good, and I'm not a drinker.

Thank Dayzdx8
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped by The Cafe tonight after searching for a vegan option in Key West. As I was looking at the menu outside a kind man stopped and advised it is one of the best places in Key West. After eating my meal, he was definitely...More

Thank yaaburnee
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Vegans will love it here but so will your non vegan friends. Fresh food, friendly service in a casual atmosphere. One of my favorites in Key West!

3  Thank Drdistance
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My favorite thing about this establishment is the service I receive from the one and only cheerful sweetheart Mimi! She made some fabulous recommendations and made sure to promptly take care of us. I really enjoy the Mahi sandwich and watermelon juice. I also like...More

Thank Uriel G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ordered the Brussel Sprout Pizza. Probably the best pizza ever! Second only to their other grilled pizzas! Always a treat. Thanks Again!

Thank Bayne P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is not what you think, a bland vegetarian resto - it is quite simply the very best place we ate at in KW and probably Florida, even in the USA. The complex and perfectly paired flavors were amazing, fresh and full of taste...More

Thank Ermoalfa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yummy food in casual setting. Pleasantly surprised by this cafe. Obviously, we came here because of the vegan/vegetarian options. We would come again.

Thank spiewaa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! It's hot in key west. Thank god for places like this. The cafe offers mostly vegan and vegetarian options, I am a meat eater but everything I've ever had has been delicious. Great iced chai and beer selection. Try the veg Shepard a pie,...More

Thank Giovanni V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A funky 'only in Key West' type of cafe. Lots of great options, I opted for the peanut sauce and noodles instead of my usual mahi sandwich order - I should have gone with my usual... the Falafel was great, as usual. Lots of great...More

Thank shark4rae
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What time do you close?
12 August 2015|
Response from amy s |
At 10 p.m. Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 509 Southard St, Key West, FL 33040-6835
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: +1 305-296-5515
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