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Roof Top Cafe

308 Front St, Key West, FL 33040-6615
+1 305-294-2042
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Caribbean, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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308 Front St, Key West, FL 33040-6615
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in Key West for a long Labor Day weekend - luckily, we made it out just in time before Hurricane Irma struck. We dined at Roof Top Café one evening. Upon entering the restaurant (note: it's on the second level, so you do...More

Thank Mdgrl79
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nothing wrong with this restaurant, just not sure I'd eat here again. Nice location. Food was average. Ate here after dark, but view would probably been good during the day. Service was a little slow.

Thank tsvett
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Walking in Key West we noticed that this place was voted "best in key west for lunch", so, we stopped for lunch. The staff was Amazing, so nice and helpful, but unfortunately the food was not good at all. I ordered the lunch special Baja...More

Thank Elizabeth R
Reviewed 15 August 2017

A friend recommended this restaurant to me, so 7 of us had dinner there. The restaurant is conveniently located in Mallory Square on the 2nd floor which has great views of the area. We started off with Lobster Gnocchi and Crab Cakes. The gnocchi was...More

Thank Alice W
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We chose this restaurant for our first night in Key West expecting to have top notch seafood. It was high priced and the food was marginal to inadequate. I ordered the scallop dish on recommendation since it is "what they have won awards on." I...More

Thank Wendy B
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We had been concerned that lunch in Key West would be a rip off and saw this place's menus at street level. We went upstairs to a bright old area with great views over the town. The service was attentive and friendly. The food was...More

Thank thelittleburiers
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We had dinner at this very nice restaurant. It was extremely busy at Duval Street, and this was a nice get-away from the noise up the street. A very friendly waiter made the experience great. I had a spicy cucumber martini, it was great! The...More

Thank LenaMariann
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Having just seen the sunset and persuaded our daughters to actually wear a dress we were hoping to find something a little bit special. We chanced upon the Roof Top Café and were really delighted with the experience. You climb the steps and enter what...More

Thank Forest_Reviewer
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Had a marvelous dinner on our last night in July. The weather was sultry but in the shade of the big mahogany tree we were comfortable. Conch fritters were fabulous and I lived in the Bahamas for 13 years. A very nice young philosopher seated...More

Thank wethiker
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped in because we were hungry and saw the sign. The food was very good, plentiful and very reasonably priced. My husband and nephew both had a burger with fries for 12/13$ and it was huge. My sister had the BBQ pulled chicken with...More

Thank yvem2015
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30 March 2017|
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Response from scott892 | Reviewed this property |
Very close, but no.
Sara B
15 March 2016|
Response from Sarah D |
Yes, they do!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 36
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 308 Front St, Key West, FL 33040-6615
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: +1 305-294-2042
  • E-mail
Winner - 2014 Master Chef Classic Competition - Best Entrée - Seared Sea Scallops.Roof Top Cafe's Executive Chef Brendan Orr has a style all his own. His rich, culinary history has brought him to Key West, via Miami and Paris, France. His culinary journey has taught him the incredible ability to balance flavors from around the world.Chef Orr delights in bringing you his “New-Island” Cuisine; combining contemporary flavors of the tropics, spices from the far east and staples from the Mediterranean. Chef Orr has mastered the ability to match these tantalizing flavors with the absolute freshest produce, meats and seafood available.The result is nothing less than spectacular, and has brought him three, consecutive years' awards at the Marc House’s Master Chefs Classic, among other honors.Visit Roof Top Café in historic Key West and discover the fresh flavors of Chef Brendan Orr's New-Island Cusine.
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