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Fish Tales Market & Eatery

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11711 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-3634
+1 305-743-9196
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 18:30
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great people good food and an amazing time. Closest thing to a local find youll get in this tourist trap of a town.

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Thank Allison W
Uniontown, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We ordered takeout this time and were not disappointed! There were five of us and we tried the Caesar salad with grilled mahi, ceasar with grilled shrimp and George's Bavarian (I think) on a pretzel roll with grilled mahi. All amazing! They close early so get there by 4!

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Thank snpkelley
Annapolis, MD
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice selection of local seafood. House smoked mackerel and salmon. Just picked up some fish for the grill but looks like they have a nice little cafe too.

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Thank Timmy014
Arlington, Virginia, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous completely fresh fish in a very casual environment. This is not fine dining but the fish was mighty fine.This was exactly the type of place we wanted to find in the Keys.

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Thank Kevin V
New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went fishing on the marathon lady and walked over here to have our catch cooked up for lunch. They did a great job cooking the fish 3 ways (fried, Cajun seasoning, and grilled) with sides for a very reasonable price, and it was so convenient to be able to walk right over here from the dock with our fresh... More 

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Thank Mlkim
Winter Garden, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just ate lunch there today. Service was great! Ordered fish of the day sandwich, with fries (extra $1). One of us got fried, one grilled and another blackened. While all three were good, we all agreed our same type of sandwich last night in key west was better. This wasn't bad by any means! Just was expecting to be blown... More 

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Millerstown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Casual, friendly staff and owners, exceptional food! We had several lunches and dinners there. Stone crab chowder was great, as well as grilled fish tacos. My husband loved the German dishes.

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Thank SKK1956
South Branch, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

After fishing on the Marathon Lady they recommended this place to cook our lunch. Took their advice and had a really great obviously fresh fish plate.

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Thank James S
Bell, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been eating lunches here for 9 years,definitely the best food in Marathon and at a great price too,never had a bad meal here and we go back over and over.

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deerfield beach, fl/cape cod, ma
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A small place on the side of the Overseas highway, with an unimpressive exterior, but once in is quite cute in a local kind of way. A small bar and two small rooms with tables are quickly and efficiently turned over, but not in a rushed kind of way. I was alone so only got to try the special sandwich...... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 18:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 18:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 18:30
Thursday
11:00 - 18:30
Friday
11:00 - 18:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11711 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-3634
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Marathon
  • Phone Number: +1 305-743-9196
Description
Family owned and Operated Seafood/Meat market and Restaurant. We serve the freshest local seafood, burgers, sandwiches, salads and more. Daily Specials; Beer & Wine.
Mon.-Fri. 10-6:30 & Sat. 10-4

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?