Bull and Whistle Bar, Key West

Bull and Whistle Bar, Key West

One of Old Town Key West's oldest establishments, the Bull harks back to the seafaring days of yore. It's always a good place to sit and pass the time sipping on a favorite beverage, enjoying live music, and watching people stroll by. Despite being an open-air bar, they somehow managed to have hand-painted murals all around, which is quite visually stimulating.

The 2nd-floor Whistle Bar has pool tables, a nice casual atmosphere, and a balcony overlooking Duval Street; also, if you're brave enough, there's a 3rd-floor clothing-optional "Garden of Eden". Rolling Stone magazine's "best-kept secret in Key West", the Garden offers great views, live bands, body painting, and a few brave souls in their birthday suits.

Opening Hours:
Daily: 9am–3:30am

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Bull and Whistle Bar on Map

Sight Name: Bull and Whistle Bar
Sight Location: Key West, USA (See walking tours in Key West)
Sight Type: Food/Drink
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Walking Tours in Key West, Florida

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Tour Duration: 3 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.0 Km or 2.5 Miles
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Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.4 Km or 1.5 Miles
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Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.3 Km or 0.8 Miles

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