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Schooner Wharf Bar

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202 William St, Key West, FL 33040-6645
+1 305-292-3302
07:00 - 04:00
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Favorite bar/eating establishment my husband and I visited during our recent trip to Key West! It is a little divey and has tons of interesting stuff on the walls showing the history of the place. It is open air and right on the water in the marina. Great beer selection and we loved the oysters and peel-and-eat shrimp! Fun tip... More 

Thank Jessica H
Cairns, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Just don't look behind the scenes, it is literally a Shack. Its put together with1000 of different items. Umbrellas, shade cloth and bits and pieces. left over concrete poured onto the ground. But what a Buzz !! Fantastic live music, food was great, drinks were well priced and the atmosphere was amazing. Just don't use their toilet. Its an adventure... More 

Thank hhx2_12
Littleton, New Hampshire
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Usually quite crowded, as the music is good. Ambiance is of old Key West - quite funky but fun and casual. Food and service can vary, but worth the stop.

Thank DnDon2014
Chilton, Wisconsin
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110 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Cheap plastic chairs...gravel, uneven outdoor flooring, and plastic sheets serving as the roof. Yes...this is Schooner Warf Bar and IT IS ONE OF MY FAVORITES! You must stop in here....the music is wonderful (they have an awesome afternoon house band that is great...music 7 days per week). Food is surprisingly good. Drinks flow...

Thank JodieLovesSun
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great staff very accommodating. Food was ok and as expected. Music was good. Happy hour awesome!!!😁

Thank Marsha R
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I could never visit Key West without at least one trip to the Schooner Wharf Bar for one of their wonderful Island Cosmos. It's a wondeful relaxing place to sit by the water enjoying a cocktail and listening to the live music. The food is great too and the service friendly. A Key West must visit.

Thank janineburkett
High Bridge, New Jersey
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A friend recommended we see The Doerfel Family band while in Key West so we went to Schooner Wharf Bar specifically for that purpose. It is a great place for live music and to people watch and they have great happy hour prices. A couple we chatted with tipped us off to ask for a bucket of ice to hold... More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been here before, it's dirty, the bums are on the periphery of the bar on the dock and in and out of the bathrooms and panhandling for you to buy them a drink and the management doesn't do a thing about it but we overlook it because they have good live music. We were there to see McCloud... More 

Thank lgvillari
Canal Winchester, Ohio
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133 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been here several times over the years. Would NOT recommend the calimari, but generally, the food is good. Fun place to people watch!

Thank Judy B
Bedford, New Hampshire, United States
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58 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Three quarters of pain gave way to euphoria with the Patriots win in the Super Bowl. There's no place I'd rather have watched it than in Schooner Wharf Bar! Locals brought in their own TV's to augment the bar's entertainment system. The beer was cold and brought in buckets. The appetizers were typical bar food, nothing extraordinary, but certainly satisfying.... More 

Thank Matt P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
07:00 - 04:00
07:00 - 04:00
07:00 - 04:00
07:00 - 04:00
07:00 - 04:00
07:00 - 04:00
07:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 William St, Key West, FL 33040-6645
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: +1 305-292-3302
Open Air Waterfront Bar - 2 Happy Hours Daily 8 a.m - noon & 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. - Great Live Music Day & Night - Local and National Acts - House Magician Nightly - Home of Classic Tall Ships & Tall Sailing Tales - Voted Most Local Popular Bar Since 1993 - Raw Bar with Fresh Gulf Shrimp & Oysters - Tempting Island Cuisine & Munchies - Serving a Great Breakfast - Lunch - Dinner & In BetweenJoin us were locals feel welcome and visitors feel local!

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