Ma Ruby's Restaurant

The inspiration for Jimmy Buffet's "Cheeseburger in Paradise," Ma Ruby's Restaurant is without a doubt the best place to grab a burger in the Bahamas.


Although you'll likely stop here to grab a burger, there are plenty of other options available, including cracked conch and fish stew. Don't leave without driving the key lime pie or coconut tarts.

Ma Ruby's Restaurant is a grill where they proudly serve their take on Caribbean cuisine. As far as service and setting, you can expect the formality to be very casual. This dining option is on the table during both dinner and lunch, so consider giving it a try one day.


The building itself has a rustic charm that makes each guest feel as though they are being welcomed home.


This restaurant is part of Tingum Village Hotel, which is situated in the southern outskirts of Dunmore Town.

If you are looking to combine your restaurant visit with some excellent sightseeing options, you'll find a handful notable sites within a reasonable distance, like Albert Johnson Memorial.

One point of interest found the area near this restaurant is Pink Sands Beach, a beach where guests can work on their tans and work up their appetites.

Nearby Restaurants

If you are hoping to find another restaurant in the area with similar kinds of food or comparable prices, there are several nearby options to pick from, including Harry O's.

But then again, if you want something different, this part of Harbour Island has a wide range of dining establishments that will surely suit the tastes of nearly every kind of diner. For instance, you can also try Bahamian eats at The Boathouse Restaurant, which is a quarter mile away.

Credit Cards and Other Info

Ma Ruby's accepts cash only.

Ma Ruby's Restaurant accepts most major credit cards.

Contact Info

Location: Colebrook Street, Dunmore Town, Harbour Island

Phone: (242) 333-2161

Secondary Phone: (242) 333-2161




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