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Cracked Conch Cafe

4999 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-2622
+1 305-743-2233
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“cracked conch” (56 reviews)
“conch chowder” (54 reviews)
“seafood omelet” (20 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
4999 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-2622
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11 - 20 of 793 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Large breakfast menu at a very local joint! Had great options for omelets! Good parking and reasonably priced

Thank Logan C
Joseph D, Owner at Cracked Conch Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Logan, I'm so glad that omlette hit the spot, and thanks for supporting local! I hope this means w'ell get to welcome you back for another great breakfast. Utnil then, Joseph, Owner

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate 2 times at the café Jan. 2018. Not fancy, but the Conch sandwich is great and the best thing for me was the Baked Chile. They put chile in a bowel and top it with cheese, then bake it like onion soup. Outstanding!

Thank bw5209
Joseph D, Owner at Cracked Conch Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We're thrilled our tasty, no-fuss food made you glad you stopped in! It's awesome our baked chili really hit the spot, too. Hope you'll be back for more next time you're in Marathon! Until then, Joseph, Owner

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had today’s special, dolphin with mango salsa and it was very nice. Perfectly cooked fish! My wife thought here shrimp basket tasted very well.

Thank Jakob E
Joseph D, Owner at Cracked Conch Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Jakob, thanks for sharing the love for our delicious seafood dishes, and I hope we get to have you back again someday soon. Until then, Joseph, Owner

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service, very friendly, your basic no frills food, well presented and well Prepared! Best Conch in the Keys! Great place! We go as much as we can for a breakfast spot. Dog friendly!

Thank Raybaby77
Joseph D, Owner at Cracked Conch Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the high praise for our excellent, friendly service and our tasty food! It means a lot to hear you're a fan, and I hope we get to have you back again someday soon. Until then, Joseph, Owner

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for a unique to the Keys place to eat and this was perfect! Staff were extremely friendly, and the food was amazing!! Prices were good, and the atmosphere was so pretty! Highly recommend!!

Thank vicmarie37
Joseph D, Owner at Cracked Conch Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing the love for our friendly customer service and our amazing food. It really means a lot to hear you felt taken care of with us, and I hope we'll see you again soon. Until then, Joseph, Owner

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in for breakfast. Typical fare. Food was good. Prices were reasonable. Good service. Good sized parking lot.

Thank Gluehuffer
Joseph D, Owner at Cracked Conch Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Gluehuffer, although I'm glad you had a good meal with us, I hope we'll get to have you back for a better meal soon. Until then, Joseph, Owner

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Reasonable prices and friendly service. Adequate parking. Everything prepared as it should be. Bottomless coffee.

Thank MaryandBobontheroad
Joseph D, Owner at Cracked Conch Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Mary and Bob, thank you for sharing the love for our friendly service and our bottomless coffee. It means a lot to hear you're a fan, and I hope we get to see you again soon. Until then, Joseph, Owner

Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Eggs over easy cooked perfectly, potatoes, bacon, toast, coffee. Fast friendly service Many other choices, breakfast served until 2PM Can’t wait to go back.

Thank BobL47
Joseph D, Owner at Cracked Conch Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Bob, thank you for the kind words for our perfectly cooked food and our friendly service. It means a lot that you enjoyed our many great menu items, and I hope we see you again soon. Until then, Joseph, Owner

Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

We were fans of stout but they are closed for repairs. We have been here for lunch before and enjoyed it all, especially the chowders. Today we tried them for breakfast and it was great . The wife had eggs, bacon and home fries, I...More

Thank ScoopDuJour
Joseph D, Owner at Cracked Conch Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the kind words for our delicious breakfast and chowders! It means a lot to hear you felt taken care of with great service, and I hope we see you back again soon. Until then, Joseph, Owner

Reviewed 15 January 2018

Popped in on out way north from KEY WEST and glad we did .. .. BEST CHOWDER EVER!!! Ordered their NEW ENGLAND CONCH CHOWDER and it was fabulous, even after I ordered another one . ... Conch can be chewy and drab, but their chowder...More

Thank Sammy N
Joseph D, Owner at Cracked Conch Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Sammy, thank you for sharing the love for our delicious conch chowder and Key lime pie! It really means a lot to hear you're such a big fan, and I hope this means we'll see you back again someday soon. Until then, Joseph, Owner

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16 April 2017|
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Response from Dion W | Reviewed this property |
I believe they serve breakfast until 4 pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:30
Monday
07:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:30
Thursday
07:00 - 22:30
Friday
07:00 - 22:30
Saturday
07:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4999 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-2622
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Marathon
  • Phone Number: +1 305-743-2233
Description
Whether you are vacationing in Marathon or on your way to or from Key West, no trip is complete without a stop at The Cracked Conch Cafe. We use only the freshest seafood and finest ingredients. Start out your meal with our legendary Conch Chowder. Try some of our truly legendary Conch Specialties -- Conch Parmesan, Conch Joseph or our Cracked Conch Platter. For the landlubbers, we offer Choice New York Strip Steak, Filet, Ribs and Chicken. And our fresh and delicious sandwiches and salads are always available. Don't forget to finish off your meal with Key Lime Pie! Located at Mile Marker 49.5, The Cracked Conch Cafe is the perfect place to stop, rest and grab a bite to eat and a cool drink. Relax on our tropical patio and breathe in that great ocean air as you enjoy our famous conch cooking. We hope to see you soon!
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