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First Flight Island Restaurant & Brewery

301 Whitehead St, Key West, FL 33040-6542
+1 305-293-8484
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“brisket” (16 reviews)
“deviled eggs” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
301 Whitehead St, Key West, FL 33040-6542
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Reviewed yesterday

We ate there and we really enjoyed our meals and the service was exceptional. We will go there again.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jtrunn
Reviewed 2 days ago

We stopped by to try some beers as we love breweries. We sat down at a table at the bar and after a bit someone came to, very unceremoniously, take our order. He came back a bit later and placed the beers in front of...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank IlariaK
Reviewed 4 days ago

I wanted to see the birthplace of Pan Am airlines and got very excited to learn that it was actually a brewery! I arrived early and it wasn't crowded so I sat at the bar. There's not much to see in terms of this being...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank G2496JRchrish
Reviewed 6 days ago

Stopped by First Flight for Happy Hour to see how things had changed from when it was Kelly’sI was surprised that we were not allowed to sit at a table in the garden for Happy Hour ( although at 4:00, there were plenty of available....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank bayblues
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were not intending to stop here but we need a place to kill some time. So glad we stopped. Staff was extremely friendly, great menu, and nice assortment of adult beverages. There is inside and outside bar seating as well as an outside atrium....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank WabashO
Reviewed 6 days ago

Stopped in here for lunch after visiting Truman’s Little White House. My husband had fish and chips, which he said were pretty good - we used to live in London so that’s a real compliment. I had their salad with grilled shrimp and blue cheese...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Mame200
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are bummed that we missed some really good brunch places to eat (mostly not eat) at this touristy place. We arrive for our ten o’clock brunch reservation five minutes early and were told the wait staff hadn’t arrived. It went down hill from there....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ANNE J
Reviewed 1 week ago

We heard about First Flight from friends, weeks ago. Then we saw an ad in the Florida Weekly. Then walked by and saw the menu for the Sunday brunch. Done deal. We made a reservation and showed up this morning. Started with the $5 Bloody...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Beth K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped for Sunday brunch. I had the breakfast enchilada and my wife had the Florentine Benedict. Both were excellent. Great service. A nice bit of background (i.e. acoustic) live guitar music added to the experience without being overwhelming. As it was a tad coolish,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Banana_Bay
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Happy hour tapas are $5 and draft beer is $3 til 6pm. Loved the brisket mac and cheese, deviled eggs, fried oysters! Live music across the street was relaxing too.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank BUKImom1
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3 September 2018|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 Whitehead St, Key West, FL 33040-6542
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: +1 305-293-8484
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