Caribbean Cuisine in the Bahamas

Caribbean cuisine is lovingly savored by newcomers and locals, especially for their use of regional spice blends, produce from the land, and the freshest seafood fare. When it's time to narrow the list, you'll find there's an enormous pool of restaurants just for this type of food.

Your plate will be full of choices, from the very casual favorite named Santanna's Bar & Grill to the inviting breakfast, dinner and lunch at Allie's Snack Bar, you're sure to locate a menu item with just the right elements.

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Below, you can get a taste for the large collection of Caribbean eateries to be found. See one that catches your eye? Click its name to find out more about its ambiance, food, and what's located nearby.

Billy Joe's

William's Town Beach | (305) 735-8267

Billy Joe's is found in William's Town Beach, just beyond the the center of Freeport. This is one local eatery that's enjoyed, not merely for its Caribbean food and of course hamburgers, but it's also fawned-over for another favorite, seafood. <p>Known as the "Conch Man" Billie Joe created many of the Bahamas most famous conch dishes like grilled and roast conch, which remain popular on their menu. Other offerings include fresh seafood and grill favorites as well as ice cold drinks.</p>

Tippy's Restaurant

Eleuthera | (242) 332-3331

Tippy's Restaurant, on the premises of Pineapple Fields Hotel Condo, is on Banks Road; it's 2.2 miles to the east of Governors Harbour. Beautiful seafood and Caribbean fare make a nice pair at this laid-back eatery. <p>Tippy's Restaurant is an open-air restaurant comprised of a collection of beachside gazebos.</p>

Chat 'N' Chill®

Stocking Island | (242) 336-2700

Chat 'N' Chill® is a logical choice for travelers thinking about exploring this part of the island. It is 1.6 miles east-northeast of George Town. Although some delight in the general selection of Caribbean food, this place is known for its barbecue and hamburgers. <p>Chat 'N' Chill® is first and foremost a barbecue joint. Everything is made custom to order on the grill, which means it could take a little bit of a wait before your food is prepared for you. Conch burgers, freshly made conch salad, their signature Stocking Island Grilled Fish, and grilled chicken are favorites, served along side garlic cabbage slaw, peas n rice, and mac and cheese. Stop by on Sunday at noon for the world famous pig roast, and ferries come direct from Georgetown just to drop guests off for this event. If you can't make it they offer KB's smoked barbecue ribs on a daily basis. Finally, the Chat 'N' Chill® Hot Sauce is a favorite on just about everything and you can purchase a bottle from the gift shop before you return home.</p>

Graycliff

Downtown Nassau | (242) 302-9150

Located near the middle of downtown Nassau, Graycliff is on the premises of Graycliff Hotel And Restaurant. Fresh fish from The Bahamas' coasts and Caribbean cuisine make for an exciting meal at this highly praised fine dining establishment. <p>Heavy, old school Bahamian dishes are on the menu here, with the shining star being the seafood and of course, the catch of the day. The wine cellar boasts over 200 thousand bottles of vintage wine.</p>

Green Turtle Restaurant

Green Turtle Cay | (242) 365-4271

Green Turtle Restaurant

Situated near Fiddle Cay, Green Turtle Restaurant is a popular choice for travelers thinking about visiting this part of the island. It is 23.6 miles northwest of Marsh Harbour. Pleasantly surprising, this dining destination is not just Caribbean creations and one favorite, salads, but we shouldn't forget they're also known for sandwiches. <p>At the Green Turtle, you start your day with a variety of continental offerings, from omelets to Belgian waffles, fresh fruit and pancakes. Lunch is a lite offerings of sandwiches, soups, salads, and seafood, and the dinner menu changes nightly in order to utilize fresh ingredients as much as possible. Conch is a house specialty.</p>

Caribbean Restaurants
Name Location Island Type Phone Number
Shantzii's Seafood Restaurant and Sports Bar Tarpum Bay, Central the Bahamas Eleuthera Caribbean (242) 334-4505
Abaco Inn Restaurant 1.9 mi. South-Southwest of Central Hopetown Elbow Cay Caribbean, International, Vegetarian (800) 468-8799
After Deck Restaurant 2.2 mi. East of Central Freeport Grand Bahama Island American, Caribbean, European (242) 373-8657
Agave 2.2 mi. East of Central Freeport Grand Bahama Island Caribbean, Fusion, Latin American (242) 374-4887
Allie's Snack Bar 2.2 mi. East of Central Freeport Grand Bahama Island Caribbean (242) 373-8870
Androsia Steak & Seafood Restaurant 0.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach New Providence Caribbean, International (242) 327-7805
Angela's Starfish Restaurant 0.3 mi. Northwest of Central Dunmore Town Harbour Island Caribbean (242) 333-2253
Anthony's Caribbean Grill 1.5 mi. East of Central downtown Nassau New Providence American, Caribbean (242) 363-3152
Aqua Restaurant Downtown Nassau New Providence Caribbean, International (242) 322-3301
Arthur's Bakery 2.0 mi. East-Northeast of Central Mano Creek Harbour Island Caribbean (242) 333-2285
Augusta Bay Restaurant George Town, Central the Bahamas Great Exuma Bahamian, Caribbean (242) 336-2250
Avery's Restaurant & Gril 0.4 mi. South of Central Dunmore Town Harbour Island American, Caribbean (242) 333-3126
Bahamian Club 1.7 mi. East-Northeast of Central downtown Nassau New Providence Caribbean, International (242) 363-3000
Ballyhoo Bar & Grill 0.7 mi. West-Northwest of Central Green Turtle Cay Green Turtle Cay Caribbean, International (800) 745-4911
Becky's Restaurant 0.8 mi. West-Southwest of Central Freeport Grand Bahama Island Caribbean (242) 352-5247
Billy Joe's 1.7 mi. South of Central Freeport Grand Bahama Island Caribbean (305) 735-8267
Bimini Big Game Bar and Grill 2.3 mi. South-Southwest of Central North Bimini North Bimini Caribbean (242) 347-3391
Bimini Road 1.5 mi. East of Central downtown Nassau New Providence Caribbean (242) 363-3000
Bimini Twist 1.9 mi. West of Central South Bimini South Bimini Caribbean, Fusion (242) 347-3501
Bishop's Beach Club & Bar 0.6 mi. West of Central High Rock Grand Bahama Island Caribbean (242) 353-5485
Bliss Coffee House 0.7 mi. East-Northeast of Central Marsh Harbour Great Abaco Caribbean (242) 367-5523
Blue Bar and Grill 0.1 mi. North of Central Dunmore Town Harbour Island Caribbean (242) 333-2030
Blue Bird Restaurant Cat Island Cat Island Caribbean (242) 342-3095
Blue Hole Bar & Grill 1.8 mi. South West of Central Big Harbour Cay Deep Water Cay Caribbean --
Boat House Restaurant 2.2 mi. South-Southwest of Central Hopetown Elbow Cay Caribbean (242) 366-0065
Café Skans 1.6 mi. West of Central downtown Nassau New Providence American, Caribbean (242) 322-2486
Cape Santa Maria Beach House Restaurant Central the Bahamas Long Island Caribbean, Continental (242) 338-5273
Charlie's Place Nassau New Providence Caribbean (242) 394-0300
Chat 'N' Chill® Central the Bahamas Stocking Island Caribbean (242) 336-2700
Chez Pierre Restaurant Central the Bahamas Long Island Caribbean, Continental (242) 338-8809
Club Peace & Plenty Restaurant The Bahamas None Caribbean (242) 336-2551
Club Washington Central the Bahamas Long Island Caribbean (242) 338-0021
CoCo Beach Bar 0.3 mi. South-Southeast of Central Treasure Cay Great Abaco Caribbean (242) 365-8470
Coconut's Restaurant Cat Island Cat Island Caribbean (242) 342-8091
Columbus Tavern 3.9 mi. Northeast of Central Nassau New Providence Caribbean, European (242) 363-2533
Common Cravings 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach New Providence Caribbean (242) 677-9000
Compass Point Restaurant 0.7 mi. East-Northeast of Central Gambier New Providence Caribbean, International (242) 327-4500
Conch Crawl 0.5 mi. East-Northeast of Central Marsh Harbour Great Abaco American, Caribbean (242) 367-4000
Cookie House Arthurs Town, Central the Bahamas Cat Island Caribbean (242) 354-2027
Coolie Mae Restaurant 0.7 mi. South of Central Great Harbour Cay Great Harbour Cay Caribbean (242) 367-8730
Cracker P's Bar & Grill 3.3 mi. South West of Central Hopetown Lubbers Quarters Cay American, Caribbean (242) 577-3139
Cricket Club Restaurant & Pub Nassau New Providence British, Caribbean 326-4720
Curly Tails Restaurant & Bar The Abaco Islands None Asian, Caribbean, Mediterranean 367-4444
Daddy Joe's Restaurant 5.9 mi. South-Southeast of Central Dunmore Town Eleuthera Caribbean (242) 335-5688
Diky's Conch Shack 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach New Providence Caribbean (242) 677-9000
Dive Inn 1.4 mi. East-Northeast of Central downtown Nassau New Providence American, Caribbean (242) 363-3000
Dolphin Grill 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach New Providence Caribbean (242) 327-6000
Double D's Restaurant Nassau New Providence Caribbean 393-2771
Exuma Point Bar and Grill Rolleville, Central the Bahamas Great Exuma Caribbean (242) 345-6244
Flying Fish Modern Seafood 2.3 mi. East of Central Freeport Grand Bahama Island Caribbean --
Footprints 3.9 mi. South of Central Gambier New Providence Caribbean, Contemporary (888) 909-7001
Frankie Gone Bananas Restaurant 1.0 mi. West of Central downtown Nassau New Providence Caribbean (242) 323-0259
Grammy Farah's Restaurant Cat Island Cat Island Caribbean (242) 342-2159
Graycliff Downtown Nassau New Providence Caribbean, Continental, French (242) 302-9150
Green Turtle Restaurant 1.9 mi. South-Southeast of Central Fiddle Cay Green Turtle Cay Caribbean (242) 365-4271
Halvorson House Restaurant Central the Bahamas Cat Island American, Caribbean (242) 359-9500
Harbour's Edge 0.1 mi. Northwest of Central Hopetown Elbow Cay Caribbean (242) 366-0087
Harry O's 0.3 mi. Northwest of Central Dunmore Town Harbour Island Caribbean (242) 333-3478
Hawk’s Nest Restaurant Central the Bahamas Cat Island Caribbean (242) 342-7050
Hibiscus Cafe 5.1 mi. Northwest of Central Hopetown Man of War Cay American, Caribbean (242) 365-6380
Hope Town Coffee House 0.2 mi. Northwest of Central Hopetown Elbow Cay Caribbean (242) 366-0760
Hope Town Harbour Lodge 0.1 mi. South West of Central Hopetown Elbow Cay Caribbean (242) 366-0134
Indigo Cafe 0.1 mi. South of Central Cable Beach New Providence Caribbean, International, Pan Asian / Pacific Rim (242) 327-2524
Iries 2.1 mi. East of Central Freeport Grand Bahama Island Caribbean (242) 373-1333
Junkanoo Beach Resort Restaurant and Bar 0.5 mi. West of Central downtown Nassau New Providence Caribbean (242) 322-1515
Kafe Kalik Festival Place Downtown Nassau New Providence Caribbean --
Kid's Cove Bar and Grill Great Guana Cay Great Guana Cay Caribbean, International (242) 475-3701
Laughing Lizard Cafe 0.8 mi. Northwest of Central Gregory Town Eleuthera Caribbean, International (242) 470-6992
Laura's Kitchen 6.1 mi. North-Northwest of Central Treasure Cay Green Turtle Cay American, Caribbean (242) 365-4287
Lizard Bar & Grill 0.4 mi. West of Central Green Turtle Cay Green Turtle Cay Caribbean (242) 365-4191
Lubbers Landing Bar and Grill 3.7 mi. South West of Central Hopetown Lubbers Quarters Cay Caribbean (242) 577-2000
Luciano's 2.2 mi. East of Central Freeport Grand Bahama Island Caribbean, European, French (242) 373-9100
Ma Ruby's Restaurant 0.4 mi. South of Central Dunmore Town Harbour Island Caribbean (242) 333-2161
Max's Conch Bar & Grill Central the Bahamas Long Island Caribbean (242) 337-0056
McIntosh Restaurant 6.0 mi. North-Northwest of Central Treasure Cay Green Turtle Cay Caribbean (242) 365-4625
Munchies Restaurant 0.2 mi. North-Northwest of Central Hopetown Elbow Cay Caribbean (242) 366-0434
Nancy's Restaurant 0.3 mi. South of Central Sandy Point Great Abaco American, Caribbean, Fusion (242) 366-4120
Nettie's Place Restaurant 0.3 mi. South West of Central Cable Beach New Providence Caribbean (242) 327-8153
Northside Inn Restaurant Central the Bahamas Eleuthera Caribbean (242) 334-2573
Olive's Mediterranean Cafe Downtown Nassau New Providence Caribbean, Greek, Mediterranean (242) 356-3986
Out Island Bar 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach New Providence Caribbean (242) 677-9000
Outriggers Native Restaurant 3.2 mi. East of Central Freeport Grand Bahama Island Caribbean (242) 373-4811
Pascal's Restaurant and Bar Rock Sound, Central the Bahamas Eleuthera Caribbean --
Pepper Pot 0.4 mi. North-Northwest of Central Freeport Grand Bahama Island Caribbean (242) 373-7655
Pineapples Bar & Grill 6.1 mi. North-Northwest of Central Treasure Cay Green Turtle Cay Caribbean (242) 365-4039
Point House Restaurant 4.9 mi. North of Central Coopers Town Spanish Cay Caribbean, International (954) 284-7998
Pollo Tropical Grand Bahama Grand Bahama Island Grand Bahama Island Caribbean (242) 352-3839
Poop Deck Nassau 1.5 mi. East of Central downtown Nassau New Providence Caribbean (242) 393-8175
Queen Conch 0.3 mi. Northwest of Central Dunmore Town Harbour Island Caribbean (242) 333-3811
Rooster Tail Bar & Grill 0.3 mi. South-Southwest of Central Dunmore Town Harbour Island Caribbean, International (242) 333-2142
Rooster's Rest Pub & Restaurant 5.9 mi. North-Northwest of Central Treasure Cay Green Turtle Cay Caribbean (242) 365-4066
Rowdy Boys Bar and Grill 1.3 mi. West of Central Clarence Town Long Island Caribbean, Eclectic (242) 337-3062
Royal Islander Restaurant 1.2 mi. West of Central Freeport Grand Bahama Island Caribbean (242) 351-6000
Santanna's Bar & Grill William's Town, Central the Bahamas Grand Bahama Island Caribbean (242) 345-4102
Sapodilla Restaurant Central the Bahamas Cat Island Caribbean (242) 354-6009
Shannas Cove Restaurant Central the Bahamas Cat Island Caribbean, International (242) 354-4249
Shine's Conch Shack Mangrove Cay Mangrove Cay Caribbean --
Ship to Shore Restaurant Central the Bahamas Eleuthera Caribbean (242) 334-0111
Shoal Restaurant and Lounge 0.9 mi. South West of Central downtown Nassau New Providence Caribbean (242) 323-4400
Simmer Down Restaurant 0.3 mi. East of Central Cable Beach New Providence Caribbean 24-270-22800
Sip Sip Harbour Island 0.2 mi. East of Central Dunmore Town Harbour Island Caribbean, International (242) 333-3316
Sou'Side Bar & Grill Central the Bahamas Long Island Caribbean (242) 338-0177
Spinnaker Restaurant 0.3 mi. South-Southeast of Central Treasure Cay Great Abaco American, Caribbean (242) 365-8801
Splash Bar & Grill at Palm Bay Beach Club George Town, Central the Bahamas Great Exuma Caribbean (242) 336-2787
Staniel Cay Yacht Club Restaurant Central the Bahamas Staniel Cay American, Caribbean (954) 467-6658
Sunset Inn Restaurant and Bar 0.8 mi. Southeast of Central Governors Harbour Eleuthera Caribbean (242) 332-2487
Taino By the Sea 2.6 mi. East of Central Freeport Grand Bahama Island Caribbean (800) 824-6623
Talking Stick Downtown Nassau New Providence Caribbean (242) 322-8450
Teaser’s Tiki Bar 0.5 mi. North-Northwest of Central West End Grand Bahama Island Caribbean (242) 350-6500
The Beach House 8.9 mi. Northwest of Central Governors Harbour Eleuthera Caribbean (242) 332-3387
The Boathouse Restaurant 0.3 mi. South-Southwest of Central Dunmore Town Harbour Island Bahamian, Caribbean (242) 333-2142
The Cove 6.1 mi. South-Southeast of Central Dunmore Town Eleuthera Caribbean (242) 335-5142
The Dunmore Restaurant 0.1 mi. East of Central Dunmore Town Harbour Island Caribbean (242) 333-2200
The Forest 2 Deadman's Cay Long Island Caribbean --
The Great House 10.7 mi. Northwest of Central Andros Town North Andros Island Caribbean (876) 632-3213
The Landing restaurant 0.2 mi. South West of Central Dunmore Town Harbour Island Caribbean, Fusion (242) 333-2707
The Love Shack 1.3 mi. West of Central Freeport Grand Bahama Island Asian, Caribbean (242) 688-9567
The Palapa Grill Central the Bahamas Great Exuma Bahamian, Caribbean (242) 358-5000
The Point Restaurant & Bar 1.4 mi. East of Central downtown Nassau New Providence Caribbean (242) 363-6800
The Rusty Anchor at February Point Central the Bahamas Stocking Island American, Caribbean (242) 336-2400
The Wrecking Tree Restaurant 6.0 mi. North-Northwest of Central Treasure Cay Green Turtle Cay Caribbean 365-4263
Three Tides 0.9 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach New Providence Caribbean (242) 677-9000
Tippy's Restaurant 2.2 mi. East of Central Governors Harbour Eleuthera Caribbean (242) 332-3331
Tony Macaroni's Conch Experience 2.7 mi. East of Central Freeport Grand Bahama Island Caribbean (242) 533-6766
Travellers' Rest 1.8 mi. East of Central Gambier New Providence American, Caribbean (242) 327-7633
Triple D's Restaurant Cat Island Cat Island Caribbean (242) 342-2204
Twin Brothers Arawak Cay 1.0 mi. West of Central downtown Nassau New Providence Caribbean (242) 328-5033
Twin Brothers Coconut Avenue 1.5 mi. Northeast of Central Nassau New Providence Caribbean (242) 326-6771
Twin Brothers Marathon 1.5 mi. Northeast of Central Nassau New Providence Caribbean (242) 393-6050
Twin Brothers Potter's Cay 1.3 mi. East of Central downtown Nassau New Providence Caribbean (242) 328-5033
Via Caffe Downtown Nassau New Providence Caribbean, European (242) 322-7209
Yardie's Restaurant Cat Island Cat Island Caribbean, Jamaican (242) 354-6076
Zorba's 2.2 mi. East of Central Freeport Grand Bahama Island American, Caribbean, Greek (242) 373-6137

Similar Food

When seeking variety that doesn't stray too far, you'll find commonality between the restaurants above and establishments like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location Island
Le Med (242) 374-2804 Bahamian 2.2 mi. East of Central Freeport Grand Bahama Island
Negril Cafe 393-4915 Jamaican 2.5 mi. Northeast of Central Nassau New Providence
Sapodilly's Bar and Grill (242) 367-3498 Bajan The Bahamas None
Upstairs on the Bay 373-3622 Bahamian 2.1 mi. East of Central Freeport Grand Bahama Island
Bimini Market (242) 327-6000 Creole 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach New Providence
Cheater's (242) 336-2535 Bahamian Central the Bahamas Great Exuma
Sharil's Restaurant (242) 334-8111 Bahamian Central the Bahamas Eleuthera
Cafe Breeze Restaurant & Bar (242) 373-2664 Bahamian 2.2 mi. East of Central Freeport Grand Bahama Island

Visitors often find that the best offerings of Caribbean food in the Bahamas are the ones that you wind up near unexpectedly while trekking the town of your choice. However, including the names of some intriguing establishments in your agenda, may prove valuable later when your stomach's grumbling. To find out much more regarding the kinds of food available to you, check out this page.

 

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