Thanksgiving in Key West


Cousins’ arm wrestling, children running around, and a seemingly endless list of relatives your mom told you to invite… Thanksgiving dinner can be stressful! Why not join us in Key West for a stress-free holiday? We promise you can enjoy your favorite Thanksgiving dishes… without the mess! Here’s our guide to spending Thanksgiving in Key West.


Fausto’s Food Palace

This 90 year old local grocery store offers a catered Thanksgiving dinner every year. Fausto’s constantly uses fresh ingredients in their pre-made foods to deliver the best flavors to their customers. This option needs to be ordered in advance. Perfect for guests who want to dine in at the spacious and comfortable Rose Lane Villas.

Pepe’s Café

No matter what time of year, you can always have a taste of Thanksgiving…Pepe’s serves it every Thursday! A full turkey dinner with all the fixings and none of the cleanup, no you aren’t dreaming. This casual indoor/outdoor eatery is famous for it’s history of serving quality, homemade food and fresh squeezed juice cocktails. The prices are reasonable, and the portions are generous.


Sunset Watersports

What’s more unique than enjoying your Thanksgiving in Key West on the water? Sunset Watersports ramps up their dinner cruise by serving traditional Thanksgiving dishes. Enjoy your turkey and mashed potatoes while you cruise along the island water enjoying live music and breathtaking views. Contact our concierge for reservations!


Bistro 245 Brunch

For the most luxurious of tastes, the Thanksgiving brunch at the Margaritaville Resort’s  Bistro 245 restaurant is divine. Dine outside near Mallory Square with ocean views. The buffet offerings include fresh seafood, prime rib, salads, a plethora of desserts, and of course, traditional Thanksgiving favorites. Eat and drink to your heart’s content – the $48 charge includes unlimited mimosas. Advance reservations needed.


Hot Tin Roof

At Zero Duval Street, the fantastic Hot Tin Roof restaurant offers a special four course menu for Thanksgiving dinner. At this popular spot, the service is excellent and cuisine is artfully prepared. Here you’ll enjoy views of the ocean and outdoor seating, but a reservation is necessary.

With so many wonderful restaurants in Key West, the feast of the year cannot go wrong. Click here to check availability at Old Town Manor & Rose Lane Villas, click here to read our other concierge recommendations, and cheers to a bountiful and celebratory Thanksgiving… Key West style.