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Hideaway Cafe

57784 Overseas Hwy, Rainbow Bend Resort, Marathon, Grassy Key, FL 33050-5626
+1 305-289-1554
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
57784 Overseas Hwy, Rainbow Bend Resort, Marathon, Grassy Key, FL 33050-5626
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11 - 20 of 606 reviews

Reviewed 11 May 2017

we actually were staying here and were informed this was a local favorite. and it was from the ambience to the cuisuine. a great local hole in the wall

Thank Barry H
Reviewed 10 May 2017

My wife were celebrating our 13th wedding anniversary and were looking for a special place to celebrate. This small restaurant was just the ticket. Everything about it was wonderful. It was the first time a tried Shrimp Bisque and I could have eaten a gallon...More

1  Thank Eightiesvoyager
Reviewed 8 May 2017

If visiting the Keys, Hideaway is an absolute must do! My wife and I bring everyone we know to this classic seaside restaurant. True fine dining in a relaxed, yet formal atmosphere. Robert and his staff provide a culinary food experience with honesty and kindness....More

2  Thank venona
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

This place is a hidden gem! We've lived here for almost two years and finally decided to give this place a try. We're glad we did! Order a bottle of wine and take in the views of the Atlantic accompanied by the quintessential Keys palm...More

1  Thank Heather P
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

This fantastic little place is hidden behind (and up a flight of stairs from) the Rainbow Bend motel, a charming 60's era fishing motel along the overseas highway. Once you find it, enter to be transported to small, elegant restaurant with beautiful ocean views. No...More

1  Thank enjoythejourneyUS
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

This is a second visit to this little hidden gem. We made a reservation and drove down from Islamorada. Don't let the exterior confuse you. The little restaurant is tucked away. The food is very good,nice wine list offering several by the glass. This restaurant...More

1  Thank Sambo2359
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Now that tourist season is finally over us locals can start enjoying our excellent restaurants again. My wife and I visited for a quick lunch and ordered identical omelettes. They were both cooked perfectly and we enjoyed them along with the ocean view and cool...More

1  Thank LaytonBill
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I ate dinner here with adult family members and the food was exceptional. Hog snapper was on the menu and it was wonderful. Upon arrival, there is not visual appeal - it's about the food!

1  Thank K J
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

What a hidden gem. Amazing food, atmosphere and service. We've been coming to the Keys for 10 years and JUST discovered this place.

1  Thank Mary B
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

I want to let visitors know the Hideaway Cafe' is located on the second floor of the Rainbow hotel. The ocean, beach and pool views are for the Hideaway Cafe' customers but they are also in use by hotel guests. If you enjoy watching people...More

2  Thank Sandy S
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Sandy S
Regarding the view of the ocean, is that the beach where hotel guests are hanging out, boating, fishing, playing, swimming....? I love the view but it would be quite different with activity on the beach and water. Thanks
1 April 2017|
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Response from Kathleen M | Reviewed this property |
Yes that's it...low tide is not a pretty site
Catherine M
Are you open for lunch?
11 October 2016|
Response from nolan405 | Reviewed this property |
Check the website or go online.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
07:30 - 10:00
16:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 10:00
16:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 10:00
16:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 10:00
16:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 10:00
16:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 10:00
16:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 10:00
16:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57784 Overseas Hwy, Rainbow Bend Resort, Marathon, Grassy Key, FL 33050-5626
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Marathon  >  Grassy Key
  • Phone Number: +1 305-289-1554
  • E-mail
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