Key Lime Pie at Butterfly Cafe, Florida Keys

Taste the Keys: 5 Marathon Restaurants You Can’t Miss

With access to the freshest and best quality seafood, fruits and more all year round, the Florida Keys are a food lover’s paradise. Savor the authentic taste of the Keys cuisine at some of Marathon’s best restaurants, cafes and bars. Because there are worse ways to spend a vacation than heading on a foodie tour.

Butterfly Cafe

Number one on our list and on TripAdvisor’s. Sample succulent shrimp cocktails and tropical crab cakes, followed by an indulgent taste of Key Lime Pie or our TDF “To Die For” sticky toffee pudding. Dine inside in the impressive dining room or enjoy outdoor Marathon dining on the covered patio.

Butterfly Cafe at Tranquility Bay Resort, Marathon

Juice Paradise Cuban Cafe and Restaurant

Located opposite Tranquility Bay, sip on tropical juices and smoothies and savor traditional Cuban cuisine at Juice Paradise. Serving breakfast and lunch, it’s the perfect spot to start your day.

TJ’s Tiki Bar

Take a seat beachside and indulge with an enticing menu of fresh Florida Keys flavors, served under the warm Marathon sun. Enjoy casual, island-inspired appetizers and sandwiches, perfectly complemented with a draft beer or frozen cocktail.

Cocktails and snacks with sea view at TJ's Tiki Bar in the Florida Keys

Florida Keys Steak and Lobster House

Enjoy stonegrill dining and watch your dish cook before your eyes. With a menu including steak, seafood, salads and sushi, there’s something for every palette.

Burdines Waterfront

Delicious fresh food and enviable views of the Florida Keys waters– discover both on Boot Key Harbor Waterway. If you’re lucky, you can even spot the wild dolphins and manatees while you dine!

Taste buds suitably tantalized? Stay at Tranquility Bay and feast on the Florida Keys’ finest food day and night. See our special offers – including our Culinary Escape – or call 855-266-2703.