Author: Island Genn

Ram’s Head Southernmost Restaurant Review

My best friend, Pam, is moving away. So, for our last hurrah, my husband and I met up with her on Sunday morning for breakfast at Ram’s Head Southernmost in the Bahama Village section of Old Town Key West. Normally,…

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White Street Pizza Review

As a native of New Jersey and Italian at that, I take my pizza very seriously. White Street Pizza opened up a few weeks ago, and last night I had an opportunity to try it out. I had high hopes,…

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Paradise Pups

My Maltese, Indiana Bones, is small and well behaved and he loves to go places with me as much as I like taking him places. So, we are pretty much always together. For this reason, my husband has taken to…

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El Rinconcito Mexican Restaurant Review

I was very excited to hear of a New Mexican restaurant opening in Key West. Today, my husband and I tried it out for lunch. Located at the Overseas Market, aka the Winn Dixie Shopping Center Plaza, this tiny eatery…

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Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Key West with Mexican Food

Today is Cinco de Mayo, so let’s celebrate with some of my favorite fare, Mexican food! Tacos, burritos, quesadillas, oh my! I love it all! Many restaurants on the island of Key West have Mexican inspired dishes. But, there are…

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Key West Restaurants that Cook Your Catch!

Are you visiting the island of Key West and going out on a fabulous fishing charter with Dream Catcher Charters or one of the other boats in the Key West fishing fleet? Wondering what to do when you catch yourself…

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Old Town Trolley v. Conch Tour Train: Which Tour is Best?

When people ask me what they should do in Key West, I tell them a tour on the Trolley or the Train would be a good first thing to do. This is especially so if this is a first time…

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Get Tickets for the Best Key West Attractions!

For a tiny island of two by four miles, there are so many things to do and see while visiting Key West. Of course, people mainly come down for the water: fishing charters, sandbar charters, etc. But there are a…

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Tongo’s Mexican Food: Key West Food Truck Review Series

Today, we decided to try something new for lunch. We felt like Mexican food, so we drove into Key West to try out Tongo’s food truck which has been located at the Pawn Shop on Roosevelt Blvd for awhile now….

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Stock Rock Cafe Key West Restaurant Review

Located at Cow Key Marina on Stock Island is Stock Rock Cafe. Of course, being on the water makes this a pleasant place to grab a casual lunch. And, with a selection of salads, wraps, tacos, sandwiches and seafood, there…

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Harbor Cafe Restaurant Review

Once a year my husband attends the Miami Boat Show. Usually, I stay in Key West and work. But, every now and then I join him. This year I decided to join him, so we woke up early and headed…

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Mangrove Mama’s Restaurant | Review

Mangrove Mama’s Restaurant, located on Sugarloaf Key, has been in business for over 30 years, but the buildings that house the restaurant have been around since the early 1900’s, when they were constructed as a stop for Flagler’s Overseas Railroad….

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