When Duffy took ownership of what was a failing restaurant in 2006, he had a vision and worked hard to bring it to life. By January of 2007 when Duffy's opened, he and his son had completely leveled and rebuilt the property from scratch. Today, it is a hip bar on the strip where locals and tourists stop by for a few drinks and a chance to have a little fun.


The bar is the center of the operation at Duffy's, but you won't want to pass up the chance to compliment your beverage with some of the kitchen's signature seafood offerings. Options include grilled scallop gazpacho, grilled tuna, and fish tacos.

Duffy's is a bar and grill that offers American and Caribbean cuisines, as well as hamburgers. When deciding how to dress for this restaurant, consider that the style of the food and service is very casual. This eatery is open for both dinner and lunch, so consider giving it a try one day.


Described as the "Cheers" of Puerto Rico, Duffy's is a restaurant always packed with locals -- which should speak to the quality of the food and the service. Guests are encouraged to get up from their tables and mingle, dance a little, and do whatever strikes them that feels like fun in the moment.


Duffy's is situated on the southern side of Esperanza, a hamlet on Vieques; it is four miles (seven kilometers) to the south-southwest of Vieques Town.

If you are looking to combine your restaurant visit with some local sightseeing options, you'll find at least a couple noteworthy sites within a reasonable distance, like Vieques Conservation and Historical Trust.

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

Nearby Restaurants

For guests looking for an area restaurant with similar menu items or comparable prices, there are lots of nearby places to choose between, including Bananas Restaurant. It's located less than a hundred yards to the east of this restaurant.

Of course, if you're in the mood for something different, this region of Vieques boasts a large selection of dining places that will satisfy all types of diners. For example, you might also enjoy Creole fare at Restaurante Bili, which is a short distance east.

Credit Cards Accepted

Duffy's accepts all major credit cards. Get your seafood fix every day of the week between the hours of 11:00 a.m. and 11:00 p.m.

Contact Info

Location: 140 Calle Flamboyan, Esperanza, Vieques

Phone: (787) 741-7600

Website: http://www.duffysesperanza.com/


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