American Cuisine on Grand Bahama

During your travels through the Bahamas, expect to come upon a savory selection of local eateries, vendors, and fine food. American food lovers won't want to miss the restaurants where this style of cooking is king. Luckily, you're likely to come across several places where you can order dishes prepped in this style.

Restaurants Map

With so much to try, from the very casual favorite named KFC Freeport to the fantastic dinner and lunch at Prop Club, you could encounter a dish you absolutely love.

Below, read up on the several places serving American cuisine available in the Bahamas. For each option that interests you, click the name to discover the details about its style, hours, or even what the view will be like.

After Deck Restaurant

Port Lucaya | (242) 373-8657

After Deck Restaurant, which is on the premises of Port Lucaya Marketplace, is found in near the middle of Port Lucaya. Fresh fish from The Bahamas' coasts and American food both share the spotlight at this fun establishment. <p>The eclectic menu at the After Deck features dishes that both tourist and locals will recognize. However, the restaurant's specialization is their breakfast menu, which features both famous and lesser known entrees from across the Atlantic.</p>


Port Lucaya | (242) 373-6137


Located near the center of Port Lucaya, Zorba's is a part of Port Lucaya Marketplace. If the option of Caribbean food combined with American sounds like perfection, make it a goal to eat at this restaurant when you are on your vacation in the Bahamas. <p>Transport yourself across the world and enjoy some authentic Greek favorites including gyros, kebabs, moussaka, as well as the large Greek Salads and delicious sweet baklava. In addition to their traditional menu, they also serve a selection of Caribbean and American favorites.</p>

Upstairs on the Bay

Freeport | 373-3622

Located two and a half miles east-southeast of downtown Freeport, Upstairs on the Bay is on the same premises as Bell Channel Inn. Determined not to be a "stale" choice, not only does this place offer American food and appetizers, but we shouldn't forget they're also fawned-over for another favorite, conch fritters. <p>Start the day with steak and eggs, an omelette, or one of their traditional</p> <p>Bahamian breakfasts featuring chicken souse (tasty chicken wings, potatoes and onions, served with Johnny Cake and yellow or white grits) or your choice of stewed conch, tuna salad and grits, or fresh local fish that has been boiled or stewed.</p> <p>The Lunch menu features their signature Angus burger, served with sauteed onions and mushrooms, melted cheese, lettuce and tomatoes as well as several sandwich options, and a half dozen different salads. If you're in the mood for something a bit more elaborate, you will find a selection of vegetarian dishes, as well as grilled or fried pork chops, chicken and fries, or fresh grouper.</p> <p>The dinner menu is even more elaborate and varied. Start with your selection from an array of interesting appetizers, including lobster mac and cheese, conch bites, and shrimp cocktail. Then enjoy a classic Caesar salad or the freshly prepared soup of the day. Choose from a wide selection of entrees. Seafood selections include shrimp and grits, steamed conch, a seafood platter, and grilled salmon. There are several steak options, including surf and turf, and other pasta options, including a seafood pasta and an Alfredo pasta.</p>

Starbucks International Bazaar


Located a few hundred yards south of downtown Freeport, Starbucks International Bazaar is a part of International Bazaar, and is a viable choice that's worth considering if you're thinking about visiting this part of the city and the surrounding area. Patrons who are in the mood for coffee will especially enjoy dining here during a trip to Freeport. <p>While you can go to Starbucks and order some plain coffee, they are known for their flavored drinks and special lattees. In addition to coffee drinks, they also have black, green, and herbal teas, as well as other hot and cold beverages. If you are hungry, you can also pick up a pastry or sandwich.</p>

Bahamian Illustrated Internet Cafe

Freeport | (242) 352-1120

Set a few hundred yards south of downtown Freeport, Bahamian Illustrated Internet Cafe is a part of International Bazaar, and is a viable choice for travelers thinking about exploring this part of the city and adjacent neighborhoods. When it comes to the atmosphere, the vibe at this popular spot is considered casual, which is important because visitors can spend some time winding down while they have mouthfuls of American food. <p>The Internet Cafe offers small snacks, drinks, and of course, access to the internet.</p>

American Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
After Deck Restaurant 2.2 mi. East of Central Freeport American, Caribbean, European (242) 373-8657
Bahamian Illustrated Internet Cafe 1.1 mi. South of Downtown Freeport American (242) 352-1120
Burger King Freeport 0.8 mi. South of Downtown Freeport American --
Cafe Breeze Restaurant & Bar 2.2 mi. East of Central Freeport American, Bahamian, European (242) 373-2664
KFC Freeport Downtown Freeport American 352-2430
Prop Club 2.3 mi. East of Central Freeport American, International (242) 373-1333
Starbucks International Bazaar 1.1 mi. South of Downtown Freeport American, International --
Subway Port Lucaya 2.2 mi. East of Central Freeport American (242) 373-6757
Upstairs on the Bay 2.1 mi. East of Central Freeport American, Bahamian 373-3622
Zorba's 2.2 mi. East of Central Freeport American, Caribbean, Greek (242) 373-6137

Similar Food

Need more to fill your plate? Then you may enjoy a classic specialty that's likely even closer to what you had in mind. If you're interested, be sure to look at any of these further suggestions and the favorites they serve:

Restaurants with Similar Specialties
Restaurant Name Phone Specialty Location
Bishop's Beach Club & Bar (242) 353-5485 Barbecue High Rock, Central Grand Bahama
Pretzel House (242) 352-5450 Hot Dogs 1.1 mi. South of Downtown Freeport
Tony Macaroni's Conch Experience (242) 533-6766 Hamburgers 2.7 mi. East of Central Freeport
Pollo Tropical Grand Bahama (242) 352-3839 Family Fare Grand Bahama Island
Dive-In Grille (242) 373-1244 Hamburgers 2.2 mi. East of Central Freeport
Seagrape Grille (242) 373-1271 Barbecue 1.7 mi. South-Southeast of Central Freeport
Outriggers Native Restaurant (242) 373-4811 Barbecue 3.2 mi. East of Central Freeport
Plantation Café (242) 373-1333 Comfort Food 2.1 mi. East of Central Freeport
Billy Joe's (305) 735-8267 Hamburgers 1.7 mi. South of Central Freeport
Teaser’s Tiki Bar (242) 350-6500 Barbecue 0.5 mi. North-Northwest of Central West End

Despite your dining plans, you may find the best dining options in the Bahamas are those that you didn't expect to find yourself craving while walking the streets near your hotel. But, writing down a couple of restaurants on the list, may prove valuable later when your stomach's grumbling. To learn more concerning the culinary options available to you, check out this page.


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