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Wanderlusting for Key West? Recreate our Key Lime Pie from your Kitchen

When a trip to Key West isn’t in your immediate future, the outlook can seem grim. No tan lines from jet skis. No chickens to wake you up for your hungover brunch at Blue Heaven. No second round for you and the pals on Duval St…no fun. But if you could bring one thing back…

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April 1, 2020

See Food & Eat It: A Look at the Upcoming FL Keys Seafood Festival 2021

  Here at Key West Food Tours, we ONLY eat seafood…as in, we SEE food and we eat it, so of course, you can expect to see us at the upcoming 14th Annual Florida Keys Seafood Festival this January, 2021. This two-day celebration of the bounty of the sea goes on Saturday, AND Sunday, at Bayview…

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March 14, 2020

Shop Local! Where to Get the BEST Key West Souvenirs

We don’t just make great food and pour good drinks, Key West makes original and authentic products that you can take home with you. So put the generic $5.00 printed t-shirt down and fill your extra luggage space with these hand-made goods from locally owned shops. Kino’s Sandals Who doesn’t love a hand-made leather sandal,…

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March 14, 2020

Top Summer Events in Key West

The kids are out of school. The tank tops, flip flops, shoulders, and thighs are out of hiding. Summer is here and the living is easy! It’s especially easy to find a reason to visit the bottom of the Florida Keys when you take a look at these HOT summer events happening right here in…

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March 9, 2020

Best Oceanfront Restaurants in Key West

With our pristine waters and magnificent sunsets, it’s no surprise any visitor or local is looking for the best place to indulge with a view. While there’s an abundance of great restaurants in town, there are just those few gems where you really are able to “take it all in”. Factoring in sand, water, and…

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March 9, 2020

Key West Food Tour Spotlight: Petronia Street

If you’re a first-timer to Key West, or a “virgin” as some of the locals have termed it, then you get a free pass to spend your entire vacation strolling, boozing, and people watching your way up and down Duval Street. But, as a “repeat offender,” you should know Key West offers so much more…

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February 18, 2020

Top 6 Food Trucks in Key West

    Key West isn’t known for food truck culture, but that’s also due to the fact that we have strict codes on mobile vendor licenses. Our pickings are slim.. but fortunately they’re ridiculously delicious. In no particular order here are the 6 best food trucks in Key West: Garbo’s Grill Photo // TripAdvisor Photo: Instagram…

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December 1, 2019

Open For the Holidays: Restaurants for a Key West Thanksgiving & Christmas Dinner 2024

So you’ve made it here for the holidays. However, to many on vacation, cooking a holiday dinner doesn’t sound like an appealing past time in paradise…or maybe it’s just that your hotel room’s kitchen can only boast as far as a coffee pot and microwave. Whatever the reason, there are much more skilled (or at…

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November 13, 2019

All You Need to Know About the Key Lime Festival This July 2024

Down here in the Florida Keys we love celebrating the things that make our islands unique. Tropical fruits, eccentrics, people & pie.  Sums it up, doesn’t it? Our celebrations are fun, wacky & unforgettable. Our people are too. Which leads us to Key Lime Festival: America’s favorite citrus celebration! If you happen to be traveling…

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June 16, 2019

The Best Cuban Food Spots in Key West

The Best Cuban Food Spots in Key West Key West is only 105 miles from Havana, Cuba. To put that in perspective, a flight to from Key West International Airport to Cuba would take less than 15 minutes. With that level of proximity, it’s no surprise that some really authentic Cuban food has made its…

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June 15, 2018

Top 7 BEST Key West Shore Excursions For Cruisers

Whether you’re a cruise addict or you’re planning your very first venture out on the seas, most people can agree that cruising isn’t considered traveling unless you get off the boat. Cruising is the all-inclusive-resort of the ocean. A floating party, if you will. There can be nothing more relaxing and rejuvenating than having all…

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May 1, 2018

Planning Your First Trip to the Florida Keys? Add These 5 Activities to Your Itinerary

The Florida Keys leave no shortage of exciting things for visitors to try. Whether you’re into amazing food, music, partying, relaxing, sailing, whatever it is, the Keys have it. With that in mind, here are five activities that are universally loved by visitors (we know because we get to hear about it!). Feeding the…

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March 20, 2018