Sloppy Joe's opened its doors to alcohol-swilling patrons on December 5, 1933, the very day Prohibition ended. This dedication to selling spirits to the masses has persevered ever since, and the bar has earned legendary status in Key West, making it a must-stop destination for all lovers of drink who've stumbled their way onto the island. The bar's most famous patron is easily Ernest Hemingway, who frequented Sloppy Joe’s during his stint on the island in the 1930s. Today the bar is home to the annual Hemingway Lookalike Contest, held during the Hemingway Days Festival every July. The bar remains open 365 days, from 9 a.m.-4 a.m. (noon-4 a.m. on Sundays). Live bands entertain nightly and food – hamburgers, salads and the like -- is on the menu, though, let's be honest, you're really here for the booze.