Easter in Key West – 2017

Island Genn and her sister Amy having Easter Day Brunch.

Island Genn and her sister Amy having Easter Day Brunch.

Easter Sunday is just around the corner now, and if you will be in Key West for this holiday, you are probably wondering where you can enjoy a nice Easter brunch or dinner. Below are a list of restaurants that will be open, some offering their regular menu and others offering holiday specials. Just make sure to call and make reservations!!

Restaurants
  • 2 Cents – 305-414-8626
  • A&B Lobster House – 305-294-5880
  • Antonia’s – 305-294-6565
  • Azur – 305-292-2987
  • Bagatelle – 305-296-6609
  • Banana Cafe – 305-294-7227
  • Benihana – 305-294-6400
  • Bistro 245 – 305-292-4320
  • Bliss Key West – 305-240-1281
  • Bruschetta Cucina Italiana – 305-517-6282
  • Cafe Marquesa – 305-292-1244
  • Cafe Sole – 305-294-0230
  • Doubletree Grand Key Resort – 305-307-9752 – Easter Brunch from Noon until 4:00PM. Menu items include eggs benedict, omelette station,bacon, sausage, pancakes, fruit, salad, Caribbean chicken, spiral ham, mashed potatoes, vegetables, and desserts. $25.95 plus tax per person with lower rates for children.
  • The Grand Cafe – 305-292-4740 – Offering a special Easter Sunday Dinner including a grand trio of smoked duck breast, beef carpaccio, and tuna tartare for $14.99, citrus baked ham with asparagus and mashed potatoes for $26.99, and chocolate mousse cake with whipped cream and a mango -raspberry coulis for $9.99.
  • Hot Tin Roof – 305-296-7701
  • Key West Harbour – 305-292-3121
  • La Te Da – 305-296-6706
  • La Trattoria – 305-296-1075 / 305-295-6789
  • Mangoes – 305-294-8002
  • Martin’s – 305-295-0111
  • Michael’s – 305-295-1300
  • Nine One Five – 305-296-0669
  • One Duval at the Pier House – 305-295-3255 – Eater Brunch will be served from 10am until 2pm. Cost is $42 per person and included a complimentary mimosa. Lower rates available for children.
  • Prime Steakhouse – 305-296-4000
  • Rooftop Cafe – 305-294-2042 – As an exceptional Key West restaurant, Roof Top Café is open during all major holidays, including Easter. Typically, our full dinner menu will be offered along with holiday specials. In addition to the regular menu, special multi-course menus are often available. Reservations on all major holidays are recommended.
  • Sarabeth’s – 305-293-8181
  • Senor Frogs – 305-404-8094
  • Southernmost Beach Cafe – 305-296-6550
  • Spencer’s by the Sea at the Casa Marina Resort – 305-296-3535
  • Casa Marina Resort – 305-296-3535 – Visit the Easter Bunny and join in the egg hunt at 11:00am! Brunch is served from noon until 4:00pm. Menu includes seafood, carving station, raw bar, mimosas, live music, and more! Price is $62 per adult and $30 per child under 12.
  • Tavern N Town at the Marriott Beachside Resort – 305-296-8100 – Offering an amazing East Brunch from 11:00AM until 2:00PM for just $45.95 per person.
  • Thai Life Floating Restaurant – 305-296-9907

In 2016, the following restaurants were also opened… We will keep updating for 2017 as the information comes in!

  • Hard Rock Cafe – 305-293-0230
  • Latitudes – 305-292-5394
  • SHOR at the Hyatt Resort will be serving Easter Brunch from 11am until 3pm. Enjoy bottomless mimosas along with fine cuisine. – 305-809-4000
Religious Services

If you are planning on attending mass or another a church service for the Easter holiday, we have many churches of different denominations that you could attend.

Activities
Fury Watersports is offering their special KEY WEST EASTER ULTIMATE ADVENTURE which includes reef snorkeling, jet skis, parasailing, and many other water sports. Leave all the work to the Easter Bunny, and enjoy your holiday with Fury Water Adventures! After an hour of snorkeling, we will head to Fury’s Island Playground for Jet Skiing, Parasailing, Kayaking and Water Park fun. When finished, cool down with complimentary beer and wine as we sail back to Key West. Our Easter Sunday Ultimate Adventure provides a special holiday menu and unlimited refreshments! This six hour adventure starts at 10:00AM and is priced at only $150 plus tax per person! Call us at 1-888-362-3474 to make reservations!
Happy Easter!

Before deciding where you are going to eat while visiting Key West, be sure to read my restaurant reviews; check out our restaurant review section of this blog as well as our previous restaurant reviews.

And to see what is happening on Key West during your visit, check out our Key West Events Calendar to see other upcoming special events. For more information about the fun side of Key West… things to do and see in our island city, go to our Key West Web Site.

Feel free to Email Me if you have any questions about Key West!!

Island Genn

Key West Concierge

Key West Lobsterfest 2016

Key Wes Lobsterfest 2016The dates of August 11 – 14, 2016 should have lobster lovers excited. That is because spiny lobster season is now open and in celebration Key West will host the annual Lobsterfest event. This year marks the 20th anniversary of this popular festival celebrating the lobster, benefitting the Key West High School Scholarship Fund.

Not only do the locals love to attend, but Lobsterfest draws about 20,000 visitors each year as well. So, if you have not already booked your hotel rooms, you better do it now!

The highlight of this event would have to be the local chefs creating delicious recipes with the spiny lobster for us to sample and enjoy. But there are many other events happening during this festival as well:

THURSDAY, AUGUST 11th, 2016

  • LOBSTER BOIL AT THE SUNSET TIKI BAR & GRILLE @ 617 FRONT ST.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 12th, 2016

  • REEF & RITAS  3 HOUR CATAMARAN SAIL AND SNORKEL TRIP SPONSORED BY MARGARITA LIFE.
  • DUVAL CRAWL JUST $20 FOR THE T-SHIRT, LANYARD & DRINK SPECIALS

SATURDAY, AUGUST 13th, 2016

  • STREET FAIR – ART, CRAFTS, MERCHANDISE AND OF COURSE, LOTS OF LOBSTER!
  • FREE CONCERT INTERSECTION OF DUVAL ST. AND GREENE ST

SUNDAY, AUGUST 14th, 2016

  • LOBSTER BRUNCH – A SUMPTUOUS BRUNCH WILL BE SERVED AT THE KEY WEST MARRIOTT  BEACHSIDE

And when you have had enough lobster (is that even possible?) visitors can enjoy so many other fun aspects of the island. We have several beaches, fun fishing charters, snorkeling trips to the gorgeous reef, and plenty of museums about Key West’s rich history.

It is hot outside, so please remember to wear hats, lots of sunscreen, and drink plenty of water while you are walking around Duval Street.

Before deciding where you are going to eat (besides at Lobsterfest), be sure to read my restaurant reviews; check out our restaurant review section of this blog as well as our previous restaurant reviews.

For more information about the fun side of Key West… things to do and see in our island city, go to our Key West Web Site.

Feel free to Email Me if you have any questions about Key West!!

Island Genn
Key West Concierge

 

 

Easter in Key West – 2016

Island Genn and her sister Amy having Easter Day Brunch.

Island Genn and her sister Amy having Easter Sunday Brunch.

Spring is here, and Easter is this coming Sunday! If you are wondering where to celebrate this holiday of the moveable feast while visiting Key West than look no further! Below is a list of restaurants that will be open for brunch or dinner. Just make sure to place your reservations asap by calling the restaurants directly or by visiting www.opentable.com.

  • 2 Cents – 305-414-8626
  • A&B Lobster House – 305-294-5880
  • Antonia’s – 305-294-6565
  • Azur – 305-292-2987
  • Bagatelle – 305-296-6609
  • Banana Cafe – 305-294-7227
  • Benihana – 305-294-6400
  • Bistro 245 is offering an Easter Brunch from 10am to 2pm for $48 plus tax per person. Reservations required; call 305-292-4320
  • Bliss Key West – 305-240-1281
  • Cafe Marquesa – 305-292-1244
  • Cafe Sole – 305-294-0230
  • Doubletree Grand Key Resort – Easter Brunch from Noon until 4:00PM. Menu items include eggs benedict, omelette station, eggs, bacon, prime rib, mahi, ham, mashed potatoes, vegetables, salad, cheese, and desserts. $29.95 plus tax per person with lower rates for children. 305-307-9752
  • Hard Rock Cafe – 305-293-0230
  • Hot Tin Roof – 305-296-7701
  • Key West Harbour – 305-292-3121
  • Keyviche – 305-432-9440
  • La Te Da – 305-296-6706
  • La Trattoria – 305-296-1075 / 305-295-6789
  • Latitudes – 305-292-5394
  • Martin’s – 305-295-0111
  • Michael’s – 305-295-1300
  • One Duval at the Pier House – 305-295-3255
  • Nine One Five – 305-296-0669
  • Prime Steakhouse – 305-296-4000
  • Rooftop Cafe – 305-294-2042
  • SHOR at the Hyatt Resort will be serving Easter Brunch from 11am until 3pm. Enjoy bottomless mimosas along with fine cuisine. – 305-809-4000
  • Southernmost Beach Cafe is holding a non-denominational sunrise Easter service on the beach at 6:45am. And from 5:00pm until 9:30pm later that evening they will be serving a special Easter dinner. 305-296-6550
  • Spencer’s by the Sea at the Casa Marina Resort – 305-296-3535
  • Square One – 305-296-4300
  • Sun Sun at the Casa Marina Resort  – 305-296-3535
  • Tavern N Town at the Marriott Beachside Resort is having a special Easter Sunday Brunch from 11am until 2pm. The cost is $42.95 per person and the brunch will have a carving station, a sushi station, and a breakfast station. What more could one want!? – 305-296-8100
  • Thai Life Floating Restaurant – 305-296-9907

Easter Sunday 2015

Island Genn and her sister Amy having Easter Day Brunch.

Island Genn and her sister Amy having Easter Day Brunch.

I really cannot believe that Easter is this Sunday! Where has the time gone? If you are like me and have not made your plans for the holiday yet, here are some ideas for you on where to dine…

Bistro Sole will be serving Easter specials along with their regular menu from 10am to 10pm. Specials will include tuna tartar, peel and eat shrimp, pigs in a blanket, deviled eggs, honey ham, and free range chicken served with vegetables and potatoes. Please call 305-922-2177 for reservations.

Cafe Sole will be open on Easter Sunday from 2pm to 10pm. Holiday Specials include shrimp cocktail, baked brie, gorgonzola grapes, bacon wrapped asparagus, lamb loin, prime rib, and mutton snapper stuffed with crabmeat. For reservations please call 305-294-0230. 

Croissants de France will be having a special Easter Brunch from 1pm to 5pm. For $29 per person the menu includes gazpacho, ham or salmon, a choice of sides, mousse, and a mimosa. Please call 305-294-2624 for reservations.

The Doubletree Grand Key Resort located at 3990 S Roosevelt Boulevard will be offering a special Easter Sunday brunch from noon to 3pm. The buffet will include a selection of eggs Benedict, waffle station, omelet station, bacon and sausage, biscuits and gravy, fruit, spiral sliced ham, prime rib, vegetables, rice, mashed potatoes, mac and cheese, a salad bar, and desserts. Price is $25.95 per person. Reservations are required, call 305-293-1818 ext 7537.

Tavern N Town at the Marriott Beachside is offering a delicious Easter Sunday Brunch from 11am to 2pm. Menu items include shilled salads, smoked salmon, shrimp cocktail, breads, seared salmon, cornish game hens, leg of lamb, prime rib, eggs, waffles, breakfast meats, potatoes, fruit, and champagne. The cost is $42.95 per person and only $19.95 for children under 12 years old. Call 305-296-2100 for reservations. The address is 3841 North Roosevelt Boulevard at the entrance to Key West.
And if you are planning on attending a church service for the Easter holiday, we have many churches of different denominations that you could attend.
Before deciding where you are going to eat while visiting Key West, be sure to read my restaurant reviews; check out our restaurant review section of this blog as well as our previous restaurant reviews.
And to see what is happening on Key West during your visit, check out our Key West Events Calendar to see other upcoming special events. For more information about the fun side of Key West… things to do and see in our island city, go to our Key West Web Site.
Feel free to Email Me if you have any questions about Key West!!
Island GennKey West Concierge