Key West Thanksgiving 2023

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.

Wednesday, November 22 to Sunday, November 26, 2023

Key West Thanksgiving Dinner

Key West has warm weather in November, so it’s glorious 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 al fresco. Adding fresh seafood to your Thanksgiving dinner makes it extra special while celebrating on an island!

Enjoy Key West’s Top Restaurants & Special Holiday Dinner Offers to bring back to your Rent Key West Vacations Home away from Home!

Many Key West restaurants, bars, caterers and grocery stores offer Thanksgiving dinner options.

Here are just a few Specials from 2022

La Te Da’s Poolside Thanksgiving

Each year Chef Owner Christopher and team offer a traditional Thanksgiving dinner at their stunningly renovated hotel, restaurant and entertainment venue. Call for reservations. $46 adults and $17 for those 12 and under. 1125 Duval St, Key West (305) 296-6706

La Trattoria Oceanside & Old Town & Virgilio’s

Both locations will offer traditional Thanksgiving dinner and their full menu. Keep an eye on their website or call for more information: Oceanside: 305-295-6789 – 3593 S Roosevelt Blvd, Key West • Old Town: 305-296-1075 –  524 Duval St, Key West

Casa Marina’s Thanksgiving Day & Evening Brunch Buffet will be served from 12 pm to 8 pm. $115 for adults and $29 for children. Call for more information or reservations. 305.296.3535

Grand Cafe

Traditional Thanksgiving and their fabulous regular menu will be served at the Grand Cafe from noon until 10 pm.  Serving Baked Carved Turkey Breast with Gravy, Seasonal Herbed Stuffing with Thyme and Shallots, Cranberry Relish, Potato Puree and Creamed Spinach.  $32.95 adults, $16.95 children 12 & under.  The last seating for dinner will be 9 pm. They are taking reservations, 305- 292-4740.  314 Duval St, Key West

Mary Ellen’s kitchen will be cooking up all the traditional deliciousness! Served from noon until we run out! Enjoy Roasted Turkey with Traditional Stuffing, Mashed Potatoes, Turkey Gravy, Green Bean Casserole, Sweet Hawaiian Roll, Jellied Cranberry Sauce and Pumpkin Pie; all for only $25. (305) 294-7750

Dine at your Rent Key West Vacations Home Away from Home with dinner prepared by Key West’s hometown grocery store!

Fausto’s Food Palace

Thanksgiving Dinner $179.99.

Serves 8-10. Or opt for only a Turkey for $89.99. Place your order at the deli. The full dinner includes a 10-12 lb Plainsville Turkey, Mashed Potatoes, Sweet Potato Casserole, Green Beans, Stuffing, Gravy & Cranberry Relish.

Located at: 522 Fleming Street, Key West • (305) 296-5663
Located at: 1105 White Street, Key West • (305) 294-5221

Reservations recommended. Call 305-294-3200

Hot Tin Roof’s Thanksgiving with a View

$110 per person, Includes:

Choice of: Crab and Corn Chowder or Roasted and Grilled Mushrooms with whole grain mustard and gruyere sauce, tarragon-garlic breadcrumbs. 

Choice of: Spiced Roasted Cauliflower Salad OR Baby Autumn Greens with grilled pears and candied pecans. 

Choice of Herb Roasted Heritage Breed Turkey confit dark meat, whipped Yukon potatoes, local honey glazed baby carrots and traditional gravy OR Black Lime and Chili Dusted Grouper with poblano-posole stew and roasted calabaza squash OR Angus Beef Tenderloin with Boursin potato gratin, haricot verts and caramelized shallots OR Grilled and Roasted Vegetable Cannelloni OR Butter Poached Warm Water Lobster Tail with chive mashed potatoes, caviar, and champagne sauce  Dessert Choices:  Key Lime Pie, Kahlua Coffee Cheesecake, Pumpkin Crème Brûlée.  Mignardise:  Espresso Chocolate Truffle

Hot Tin Roof is located at: 0 Duval St, Key West, FL 33040 (305) 295-7057

Thanksgiving at New York Pasta Garden! Full lunch menu available from 11:30 AM to 3:30 PM. Full dinner menu available from 4:00 PM to 10:30 PM. Thanksgiving menu available 12-Noon until it’s gone. Choice of salad, Thanksgiving plate entre, and Chef Dan’s Pumpkin Pie $35.95 per person, $17.95 children 12 and under Reservations suggested, 305-292-1991.

Firefly Key West

In Bahama Village, between Blue Heaven and Santiago’s Bodega, you’ll find Firefly where they will be serving a three-course, prix fixe traditional Thanksgiving dinner for $70 per person. Seating is 4 pm-8 pm, and reservations are required. Call 305-849-0104 with any questions or to reserve your place at their table.

Located at: 223 Petronia St, Key West, FL 33040 • (305) 849-0104

Four Marlins Offering Thanksgiving To Go

Thanksgiving dinner for two to go, including an oven-roasted turkey breast with gravy, 5 side dishes, and 2 slices of pie, $85. Whole pies are also available. Order by 5 pm, Tuesday, November 22, 2022, by calling 305-293-6250. Pickup will be available on Thanksgiving Day from 11 am – 4 pm.

Located at: 1435 Simonton St, Key West, FL 33040 • (305) 293-6250

Thanksgiving on the Sea

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

Fury Key West Thanksgiving Ultimate Adventure H2.O

“Fury Water Adventures loves to celebrate the holidays sailing our catamarans into the aqua-blue waters of Key West and enjoying an entire day relaxing in the sun. If you are looking for some exciting events during the Key West Thanksgiving 2022 Holiday, then hop aboard the largest fleet of catamarans on the island and get ready for some exciting new adventures.  Our Key West Thanksgiving Ultimate Adventure H2.0 comes complete with all the watersports you can handle and a traditional Thanksgiving luncheon. You’ll enjoy traditional Thanksgiving Day fare while docked in a quiet and secluded location in the middle of the Florida Keys!”

Sunset Watersports Thanksgiving Sunset Dinner Cruise

ll aboard for Key West’s Only Thanksgiving Day Sunset Dinner Cruise. Enjoy a traditional turkey dinner while on the water. Our team prepares and cooks the food in our onboard kitchen, which makes sure the food is fresh and delicious.  This trip also includes an unlimited open well bar. Grab a beverage and groove into the sunset as our local steel drum performer fills the air with tropical vibes. Relax all day in Key West and then head out to sea on this Thanksgiving dinner cruise.

Located at: 201 William St, Key West, FL 30040 • (305) 296-2554

Enjoy Football at Key West’s

Best Sports Bars

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

Top 5 Key West Bars to watch Football on Thanksgiving

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.

Island Dog’s Bar 

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

The Waterfront Brewery

Massive (by Key West size standards) pub/ brewery with large screen TV’s, arcade games and a full, delicious menu.  

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.

Jack Flats 

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