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The Everglades Restaurants

Coopertown Restaurant

Updated 05/09/2014

Fodor's Review

Make this a pit stop for local color and cuisine fished straight from the swamp. Started a half century ago as a sandwich stand, this eatery inside an airboat concession storefront has long attracted the famous and the humbly hungry. Besides catfish and shrimp, house specialties are frogs' legs and alligator tail breaded in cornmeal and deep-fried, served with lemon wedges and Tabasco. Sandwich options include burgers, hot dogs, and grilled cheese.

Restaurant Information

Address:

22700 S.W. 8th St., 11 mi west of Florida's Turnpike, Miami, Florida, 33144, USA

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Phone:

305-226–6048

Restaurant Details:

  • No dinner

Updated 05/09/2014

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