Flying Fish Modern Seafood

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Flying Fish is an upscale seafood restaurant in Lucaya that focuses on providing diners with traditional menu items with a modern twist. Chef Tim was born in the Bahamas, but raised in Canada, and brings his culinary experience from both countries to the table.

Flying Fish Modern Seafood

When guests dine at Flying Fish, they are offered freshly caught seafood and other local ingredients prepared with care and creativity. A three course dinner includes a starter, entree, and dessert. Grilled calimari is their signature appetizer, and guests love the 72 hour bees short ribs. Wine pairings are suggested with each meal.

The intelligent, modernly eclectic and seasonal menu designed by Co-Founder and Chef Tim Tibbitts features sea-to-table fare made with locally sourced ingredients that are available in abundance. The seasonally-inspired cuisine is accompanied by exclusive wines and handcrafted cocktails that are carefully selected by Co-Founder Rebecca Tibbitts, the only certified female sommelier in the Bahamas.

Flying Fish Modern Seafood is a popular grill that happens to specialize in Caribbean cuisine. As far as service and setting, you can expect the formality to be informal. When is this restaurant option on the table? They're open during both dinner and lunch, so give it a try. You might discover some dishes that you fall in love with.


Taking into consideration the slightly large area of this eatery diners should expect to avoid lengthy hold-ups at peak periods. Plus, this makes for a smart choice of locale if you are dining with a large party.

Flying Fish features modern decor: polished hard wood floors, minimalist decorations, and furniture in staunch blacks and whites and clean lines. Attention is paid to every detail from the Austrian crystal wine glasses to the custom-forged cutlery designed by Chef Tim Tibbitts himself, offering guests luxury in a relaxed atmosphere.


Flying Fish Modern Seafood is located just outside the heart of Port Lucaya.

There are a small number of attractions nearby, which truly helps guests to have a new experience every day. Some of the closest visitor favorites from this particular dining option include Museum Of Underwater Exploration and Grand Bahama Museum, both of which are just a short drive away.

Energetic travelers also enjoy the selection of fun-in-the-sun activities in the area. Golfers who've only dreamed about playing in such a beautiful location could set up a tee time at the nearest golf course, Lucayan Golf Course, which is located not too far from Flying Fish Modern Seafood. Other types of travelers are content napping on Lucayan Beach, which you will find to be the most nearby beach and is only a few hundred yards away. And, those two are just a few of the beaches, courses, and outdoor pursuits in the surrounding area.

Nearby Restaurants

For diners trying to find another restaurant in the region with some similar types of food or a similar ambiance, there is no lack of nearby dining spots to choose between, including Sabor.

In contrast, if you want something a little different, this region of Grand Bahama Island features an excellent selection of food and beverage establishments, where you will encounter all kinds of cuisine styles and menu items. For instance, you could also try International fare at Dive-In Grille, which is a short distance west-northwest.

Hours and Other Info

Dinner is available seven days a week beginning at 6 p.m. Lunch is served Wednesday through Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday brunch is available from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Additionally, the Patio Bar is open beginning at 5:00 p.m., with happy hour running from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Contact Info

Location: Port Lucaya, Grand Bahama Island




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