About Hot Tin Roof
Hot Tin Roof features bright vibrant colors indicative of the overall style of the Ocean Key Resort & Spa. The restaurant features indoor seating for 60 and an outdoor deck overlooking Key West Harbor, accommodating up to 40 people.
"It's a mélange of tastes and fragrances, combining traditional Florida foods with Latin, Caribbean and tropical influences. It's funky, fun, and fresh with a broad range of tastes and sensations. The restaurant features a relaxed elegance with dramatic water and sunset views.
ATTENTION: Please advise that outside seating is limited and in very high demand. Requesting outside seating in advance is no way a guarantee, but we will do our best at accommodating requests at the door on a first come first serve basis. Generally reservations made in within the first 1/ 2 hour of opening time and 2 hours after opening time will have the best opportunity of outdoor seating.
Latin / Spanish, Seafood, Tapas / Small Plates
Hours of Operation:
Breakfast Daily: 7:30am - 11:30am
Saturday Brunch:11:30 - 1:30pm (starting 1/1/2016)
Sunday Brunch: 11:30am - 1:30pm
Dinner Nightly: 6:00pm - 10:00pm
$31 to $50
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Off street parking as well as several public lots, including Mallory Square.
Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Entertainment, Full Bar, Non-Smoking Area, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Smoking Area, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
Hot Tin Roof Ratings and Reviews
the brunch is great with endless bloody ...
the brunch is great with endless bloody Mary bar and mimossas! I like ala carte dining too!
The food at this restaurant is outstandi ...
The food at this restaurant is outstanding! It's by far the best we had in Key West, and we did try several other good restaurants including Latitudes on Sunset Key. You won't have the pristine view of the sunset from the Hot Tin Roof, but the view is great and the food is very exceptional. Don't miss the Sataki that melts in your mouth or the clams and mussels. These guys know how to cook clams! So tender and tasty that are hard to resist and you keep wanting more. The paella is also nice and juicy while cooked to order. Well worth the wait!
Great for that special occasion
Great food with an even better veiw. The is difently a higher class establishment but well worth the price for that special occasion dinner.
Hostess was exceedingly pleasant and acc ...
Hostess was exceedingly pleasant and accommodating. Service was excellent. Most of the food was very good. Scallops, lobster & shrimp were well prepared however steak was over cooked and lacking in flavor. Beautiful views for sunset. Nice overall experience.
My husband and I had a wonderful time at Hot Tin Roof! The food was really great but the real gem was the Key Lime Pie! The best on the planet I am sure!
Bar was lively and fun (thanks to Sheila ...
Bar was lively and fun (thanks to Sheila and Nate (Cinnamon)...Adam found us the perfect booth for dining and our server Ellie was a sweetheart! My companions had the melt in your mouth filet while I feasted on the decadent lobster mac and cheese. Scenic views, fabulous food, and a great staff made for a unforgettable night. I would highly recommend Hot Tin Roof and we all agreed we would go back on our next trip to Key West!
The meal was delicious. I had the snappe ...
The meal was delicious. I had the snapper with goat cheese mashed potatoes and my wife had the swordfish with the yuca fries. We sat right on the water, was able to see the sun setting, and was able to hear great music from the bar below. The best restaurant in Key West. Yes the menu is pricey, but for an special occasion, it is worth it...
we were there for our anniversary.. unab ...
we were there for our anniversary.. unable to get outside dining as tables were all reserved. Inside a bit noisy...food was great...a bit pricey.. waitress service was good.. great location...
Great food and our waiter was fantastic! ...
Great food and our waiter was fantastic! Get the key lime pie... Yum!!!
The food was good but service was terrible. Our server had no idea what the food he was serving was. When we attend a higher class restaurant we expect a lot of our servers and we tip accordingly. Sadly based on our server, we won't be back.
This 's beyond any doubt one of be best ...
This 's beyond any doubt one of be best restaurants in Key West Sea food here is a must do. The staff is very accommodating and friedly. View is fantastic. When we got there, there was no outside seating , but for desert they did move us out. Try th heir Key Lime pie . If you are into coffee, give the coffee martini a try. LA
birthday that went south
Service was terrible, food was alright, not recommend
Beautiful Sunset/ Okay food
The restaurant has the best view of the sunset. It has the perfect amount of people watching from boats on the water yet secluded enough to have a romantic dinner. The food is expensive and okay, nothing amazing. The drinks were excellent and the key lime pie was some of the best during our trip.
First Time Here
This is the first time here out of the many years we have been coming to KW. Of course the night we picked for dinner with a sunset view was the one day it rained during our stay ... but again, how bad can it be since we are in KW? The dinner was outstanding ... we had the chef's special of steak, lobster, shrimp, and scallops with roasted potato wedges. We could not resist the Key Lime pie and it was amazing ... probably one of the best we have had over the years while in KW. You cannot go wrong with dinner here and we will be back on our next stay in KW at Thanksgiving. Our server was very attentive and pleasant ... she was great!
Seafood at its finest
We were celebrating some special birthdays and visiting the key west area for the first time. Food and service was exceptional Sitting outside and wat hing the sunset made it all the more exceptional. Definitely a great find
Look No Further.
If you are looking for a romantic atmosphere with amazing views of the sunset for dinner, this restaurant has exactly what you are looking for. The restaurant is darker than most, but the menus light up. The server was fairly attentive overall, the later the evening went, the less we saw him. Be cautious about outside dining when loud bands playing at the Pier Bar below, it gets pretty loud. We sat inside right at the window and it was really enjoyable. There was a good wine list, food was good (ceviche, crab cake & grilled shrimp) and Key Lime Pie was outstanding!!
Everything about Hot Tin Roof is fantastic! Food, service, setting, and the light up menus! I highly recommend this restaurant!
Great place. My new favorite
Great place. My new favorite
Celebrated my boyfriend's 30th birthday here. Server was so kind and very attentive. The view even from the inside dining area was beautiful. We had a window 2 top table. Food, service and view was great!
I had swordfish very good
I had swordfish very good
Really nice place to watch sunset. Make ...
Really nice place to watch sunset. Make sure to book in advance; they don't have availability on the same day for sunset times. Good food and great service
First time visiting. Excellent service a ...
First time visiting. Excellent service and food. Waiter recommended the special of the day - mixed grill. It was spectacular.
Hot Tin Toof-a cool place to go
Romantic dinner after a romantic sunset sail. Food and service was excellent. My opinion as a lover of Key Lime Pie: fantastic! Really inviting ambience inside and a great place to watch the sunset if seated outside.
A friend recommended this for a sunset d ...
A friend recommended this for a sunset dinner. We couldn't have been happier with the choice. Hot Tin Roof is situated on the second floor providing for a spectacular elevated view of the famous Key West sunset. The service was prompt, courteous and presented an outstanding wine pairing for our meal. The ahi was served with a small hibachi for your own personal cooking experience adding a flame of excitement to the evening. So much fun and the quality of the fish was outstanding.
Celebrating our wedding anniversary with friends married the same day and year. Requested outside dining to see sunset. Were seated at a perfect table with an unobstructed view of the water and sunset even though the restaurant was very crowded. Service was excellent. At least 3 people came by to wish us happy anniversary and we also received complimentary champagne. Food was excellent. Only drawback was 2 large groups were also on the patio and they were fairly loud, but did not detract from the overall experience. Many thanks to the staff for making our celebration special.
I HAVE EATEN HERE FOR BRUNCH AND SEVERAL DINNERS OVER THE YEARS, THE PATIO DINING HAS TO BE THE BEST IN KEY WEST, AWESOME SUNSET AND VIEWS. SERVICE I HAVE TO SAY WAS VERY GOOD, NEVER HAD TO ASK FOR WATER REFILL HE WAS RIGHT ON IT. HAD A NICE BAROLO, GREAT KEY LIME PIE FOR DESSERT, BEST TABLE IN THE HOUSE WHICH I BOOKED TWO WEEKS IN ADVANCE ON OPEN TABLE AND WAS GIVEN AS REQUESTED. ONLY COMPLAINT I WOULD HAVE IS THE MIXED GRILL WE HAD, A LITTLE ON THE SMALL SIDE FOR $110. COMBO PLATTER OF SHRIMP, SCALLOPS, LOBSTER TAIL, AND THIN NY STRIP WHICH WE ORDERED MED RARE. CAME OUT WELL THE FIRST TIME, MED THE SECOND BUT TOUGH AS SHOE LEATHER, NOT A GOOD CUT. WOULD RECOMMEND REPLACING WITH A FILET EVEN IF IT BUMPED THE PRICE 5-10.. ALL FOOD TASTED FINE OTHERWISE....
Not so hot
So, when I made my reservation and was told I would be given a specific table only to arrive and be informed that tables are on a first come basis, it kinda soured the whole experience. Food was so so.
Food was very average. The service was ok and the atmosphere was ok as well. Stone crab was overpriced.
We were in Key West on vacation and at the recommendation of our daughter we tried the restaurant. It didn't disappoint. We were very happy!
The atmosphere outside, the service and the food were all outstanding.
Best part of our weekend
The Manager was polite and helpful and personable. The Staff was on top of everything and working very hard. The food was interesting and tasted great! Great value for the pre-fix price. Unlimited mimosa and bloody mary as well as all you care to enjoy food items. We spent 2 leisurely hours and loved the entire brunch. Beautiful views of the harbor. We WILL go back on our next trip!
Food was just OK. The view outside was ...
Food was just OK. The view outside was fantastic. Service was fast. It turned out to be one of most expensive and least memorable meals.
Really great food and cool atmosphere.
Really great food and cool atmosphere.
Awesome view of the sunset, amazing food ...
Awesome view of the sunset, amazing food, wonderful service, and even got to watch a wedding below us.
My wife & I were celebrating our 10th anniversary and decided to dine at Hot Tin Roof. We read a lot of great reviews but we're very disappointed. The staff lacks sincerity (very scripted) and everything felt very rushed. The food was good but it fell short compared to other reviews we read. There are a lot of better choices in Key West.
Great Service & Food!
My husband and I dined here two days in a row. The food and view was amazing. I ate the grouper and requested it to be fried. The executive chef Austin ensured that I got it exactly as I requested it. I can't wait to return in December. I will definitely recommend this place to everyone.
Excellent dinner location
Great location on water and had requested outside table but as cooler got a nice inside booth. Great menu and food was excellent although we had been eating so much other great seafood in Key West. Service was just OK, our Russian server was bit annoying and not so attentive and had to keep asking for more waters and pouring our own wine. But very impressed that owner/manager recognized this and came and apologized and comped some items. Restrooms very lacking and a line every time we went, how can that be acceptable in a restaurant this size? But will certainly go back when in KW again
Food was delicious, drinks were perfect, ...
Food was delicious, drinks were perfect, view amazing, but the service was definitely the best part. Top-notch for sure.
Just had dinner here last night. I give ...
Just had dinner here last night. I give it a 5 stars for the amazing service. They went over & above to make it a great evening. The food and sunset views are amazing too but nothing beats great people!
Fine Dining, Beautiful View of sunset
Great dining and fabulous service, if arranged right you can see a beautiful sunset.
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