Welcome to Historic Cigar Alley!

Located in Duval Square of Historic Gatoville, Enjoy a glass of wine and a fine cigar with proprietors Mitch and Sandy, and select cigars from the largest walk in humidor in Key West. Stop in on your next vacation.

Our History

In 1884, Cuban cigar maker/émigré Eduardo Hidalgo Gato came to Key West after fleeing  Cuba’s first war against Spain, briefly locating in New York. Arriving to Key West in 1874, he established the first successful industrial community in the United States in the eastern part of Key West known as Gatoville. 

Unlike most 19th century immigrant communities  in the United States,

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