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Enjoy Thanksgiving in Key West

Thanksgiving is a fantastic Key West holiday. The island remains un-crowded, there’s great energy, and the weather is beautifully moderate. If you want to enjoy a special Thanksgiving, book a trip to Key West. On this page, we highlight Key West Thanksgiving dinner options and the best Key West bars to watch the big game.

On Key West, we have a lot to be thankful for, and we’re happy to share this gratitude with our guests. Thanksgiving in Key West will be extra special this year.

Key West Thanksgiving Special

Key West Thanksgiving Dinner

Key West has warm weather in November, so it’s possible to enjoy your Thanksgiving dinner outdoors. If you’re renting a home with a private patio, porch, or pool area, we encourage you to enjoy a Thanksgiving feast outdoors. Adding fresh seafood to your Thanksgiving dinner makes it extra special.

Enjoy Key West's Top Restaurants

Many Key West restaurants offer Thanksgiving dinner options. The Hot Tin Roof, a classic Key West seafood restaurant, offers a 4 course Thanksgiving special pre-fix menu. Other great Key West restaurants for Thanksgiving include Pepe’s Café, Key West’s oldest restaurant that serves Thanksgiving meals every Thursday, and Bistro 245, which offers a special Thanksgiving buffet.

Thanksgiving Dinner on a Boat

If you’re looking for a unique Key West Thanksgiving experience, book a Thanksgiving dinner on a boat. Fury Water Adventures offers a full Thanksgiving buffet on the Atlantic Ocean. Enjoy turkey, stuffing, and cranberry sauce and a full day of parasailing, jet-skiing, and snorkeling.

Key West Bars

Enjoy Football at Key West’s Best Sports Bars

Thanksgiving is synonymous with football, especially in Florida. If you like watching Football, there’s plenty of bars in Key West to enjoy Thanksgiving’s classic games. For football fun, head down to Old Town and Duval Street’s Key West’s best bars.

Top 5 Key West Bars to watch Football on Thanksgiving

5. Don’s Place 

This is the true local's bar in Key West. Enjoy an outdoor tiki bar with cornhole and ping pong or an inside pool hall.

4. Island Dog’s Bar 

Enjoy a laid-back vibe, live music, and an open air atmosphere while watching the big game.

3. Shanna Key Irish Pub and Grill 

If you’re looking for an Irish fix, this pub offers delcious Irish fare and a rowdy sports clientelle.  

2. Green Parrot Bar

A favorite Key West Bar, for all occasions. This sunny place for shady people is a great spot to enjoy Thanksgiving in Key West.

1. Jack Flats 

Jack Flats is famous for frozen drinks, large grouper sandwiches, a rowdy atmosphere and dozens of massive theater-like projection screens.

Key West Thanksgiving Pumpkin

Stay on Key West for Thanksgiving