Café Skans

After a few hours wondering the famed Straw Market on Cable Beach, head next door to Cafe Skans for a selection of local favorites. Workers from the nearby office buildings frequent the Cafe for lunch on a regular basis, so you know you'll be treated to an authentically Bahamian meal.


Café Skans is a café that serves American and Caribbean dishes. The setting here, as far as the style and level of formality, is informal. They are open for business during breakfast, lunch, and dinner, allowing you and your group to enjoy this option at almost any meal.


Located toward the outskirts of Nassau, west of "downtown," It is on Bay Street.

This section of New Providence has plenty of landmarks and attractions, which makes this lovely area that's an attraction all its own. The nearest visitor favorites from their location include Fort Charlotte and Ardastra Gardens, both of which are just a quick trip away from the restaurant.

There are at least a few fairly nearby outdoor activities to fill your afternoons if you have some extra time. Visitors ready to take to the greens will surely have a blast at the closest golf course, Royal Blue, which can be found not too far from Café Skans. Or perhaps you'd rather spend time at Junkanoo Beach, which you will find to be the closest beach and is only a short distance away away. Remember, these attractions are just a few of the beaches, courses, and outdoor pursuits in this area.

Nearby Restaurants

For diners looking to find another restaurant in the region that has some similar menu items or a similar atmosphere, there is no lack of nearby dining spots to choose from, including Shoal Restaurant and Lounge.

In contrast, if you want a change of pace, this part of New Providence provides an excellent range of food and beverage venues that will surely suit the tastes of nearly every type of diner. For example, you could also consider Italian eats at Mia's Gourmet Pizzeria, which is a short distance away west-southwest.

Credit Cards and Other Info

Café Skans accepts Master Card and Visa.

Contact Info

Location: Bay Street, Nassau, New Providence

Phone: (242) 322-2486


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