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Big Pine Key and the lower keys

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Big Pine Key: Dining

(305) 872-0702

Quaint grocery store/deli, locally know for the best con leche and Cuban sandwiches on the island.

(305) 872-7030

Local breakfast diner, great food, large portions, and very affordable! Laid-back, cozy atmosphere. (Try the crabcake eggs benedict!)

(305) 872-3945

Local natural-foods eatery! Fresh smoothies and fresh juices. Raw and cooked vegan, vegetarian, organic, and gluten free sandwiches and salads. Also enjoy healthy snacks, like fresh hummus, dried fruits, raw nuts and other nutritious delights!

(305) 293-4041

We'll let you in on a little secret, this is where locals who fish, eat fish. Hogfish is the old Keys. A place to relax and enjoy life, along with a few of your favorite drinks and a mess of shrimp or a delectable hogfish. Hard to find, but worth it.

(305) 872-7400

Award winning true Key Lime pies! These are the real deal! 100% homemade Key Lime pies! They also ship all over the country!

(305) 515-4004

Remote, luxury, high profile resort. Disconnect from the world on secluded Little Palm Island. Enjoy over 5 acres of tropical paradise. Fresh, gourmet meals, private bungalows, white sand beaches, no televisions, no children…what are you waiting for!

(305) 872-2215

Professional Dive center and resort! Single and Double rooms, pool, tiki bar, and live entertainment 6 nights a week.

(305) 745-3030

Historic railstop buildings house this little local hangout. Classic Key's food, indoor/outdoor seating, music in the evenings and weekends.

(305) 745-3534

Groceries, fresh cut meat, delicatessen, beer & wine, bakery & gourmet foods, and bait.

(305) 872-9115

Oldest bar in Big Pine Key, walls are literally covered in thousands of dollar bills. Casual dining, featuring awesome pizza, chili, smoked fish dip and sandwiches. One of a kind Key's experience.

(305) 872-9989

Parrotdise Waterfront Bar & Grill is the only waterfront dining between Key West and Marathon! Enjoy your dinner or drinks in the cool air conditioned dining area, while still catching that great waterfront view. Different specials every day of the week! DJ & football on the weekends! Featuring fresh seafood, angus beef, and homemade desserts. Enjoy the "Official Wine of the Florida Keys" from Big Pecker Wines! Weekly specials and a daily happy hour.

(305) 872-3022

Great food. Great staff. Owner owned and operated. Try one of their HUGE sandwiches, fresh pizza, or hang out at the bar to watch your favorite sporting event while enjoying a few beers or a mixed drink.

(305) 745-8880

Contemporary, trendy, upscale seafood restaurant with great ambiance and delectable selections. Well worth stopping on way down or home from Key West! Best Grouper sandwich in the keys.

(305) 744-0631

Locally owned and operated bakery and sandwich shop! Homebaked cookies, cakes, muffins, and pies! As well as delicious breakfast wraps and sandwiches. (They will even box it up for you to take out on your boating excursion!) Catering available too!