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Fort James Beach, St. John's, Antigua
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“shark bites” (4 reviews)
“burger” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Fort James Beach, St. John's, Antigua
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Reviewed yesterday

We went there twice. We used to stay at close-by Miller’s for beach rentals, but we preferred to move here for lunch. The restaurant is great, food is good and moderately expensive. It’s the tropical bar you dream of, including a steel band playing nice...More

Thank Alberto_O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice venue on the beach at Fort James. Food was good quality and so were drinks. However manager/bar man is extremely rude with a serious attitude which i had not experienced elsewhere in Antigua. I suggest if he does not like his job he...More

Thank AJTraveller70
Gail E, Owner at BeachLimerz, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Oh dear I know how you must feel AJTraveller - experiences such as the one you had can have an awful impact on your entire day, may even leave a sour taste with respect to your entire holiday. I truly wish it had not happened....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great service. Great location and ambiance. Homemade burgers is what I was looking for and I found it! Price was normal for a night out(I'm from the states). I've been to several local and "tourist" bars on the island and I would give this an...More

Thank benmaynard2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called in for a quick drink on Sunday morning. Wi-fi didn’t really work and we felt $32 EC was expensive for a strawberry crush and a mango crush. Much more than anywhere else we have had one.More

Thank Helen A
Gail E, Owner at BeachLimerz, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I'm truly sorry you were unhappy but even sorrier you did not mention the names of all the other places you had fresh crushes and their prices. We feel our prices are very competitive and at USD5.90 each (inclusive of 15% government tax), are indeed...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So far we have been twice, because the food and atmosphere is so great. The menu has a delicious choice of carribean dishes to simple but amazing burgers and fish and chips. It is especially beautiful in the evening where you can see the sunset...More

Thank PSG64
Gail E, Owner at BeachLimerz, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting us twice - we love that you loved us enough to pay us a second visit and that you appreciated our varied menu - from the local to the international to the casual and too the overall ambience. Thank you so...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On our second day in Antigua we were driving around and found this place. I love it. Great great service. The bartender was so nice, made us some refreshing cocktails. It was 11am so the kitchen wasn't opened yet but they did make us some...More

Thank Farah K
Gail E, Owner at BeachLimerz, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Yeaaayy!!! Thank you so very much for your review! Our Shark Bites are very popular; I'm glad you enjoyed them.You absolutely must come back for lunch or dinner and have a full meal - I dare say we do some of the most flavourful lobster...More

Reviewed 11 May 2018

Travelled to Antigua on a cruise with my wife and 3 other couples. One of the wife's had her 50th birthday and I arranged it online with Gail one of the owners. It was all very easy. We went for the day rate which included...More

Thank Garyvic64
Gail E, Owner at BeachLimerz, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

Hey there Gary!! Well the great news is that our lower beach is back - it's good that we have the upper beach area but nonetheless it's great to see umbrellas and loungers lining the lower beach again!! Thank you so much for your review...More

Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Every visit to Antigua must include a stop here. Fantastic food, drinks, people and atmosphere. Prices are comparable to other similar places on the island. Burgers=YUM

Thank Linsie
Gail E, Owner at BeachLimerz, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Well thank you Linsie! We agree with you 100% - 'Every visit to Antigua must include a stop here.' What a lovely tag line for us. Thanks so much...and we absolutely look forward to seeing you on your next visit!

Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Absolutely perfect in all ways. The main dining area is very well done and you can see that the owner has pride in his business.Staff were attentive but not overbearing. I had Rack of Lamb and my wife had BBQ ribs. Also looks like a...More

Thank JOHN W
Gail E, Owner at BeachLimerz, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Thank you John! At the risk of swelling the heads of all our wonderful staff we shall post those words-'Absolutely perfect in all ways!' ...and yes Barry does take pride in the business. When we read your review he immediately said "Ah I remember him...More

Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Had a good time with family at beachlimerz. Nice ambience. The band was fantatic. We had finger food with drinks that was very good. A must when in Antigua.

Thank milesperhour5
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27 September 2017|
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Response from Moo_traveller | Reviewed this property |
The beach would be fine for a family if your kids are happy to just play in the water and on the beach. There are no major activities that I saw; it is a lovely peaceful beach where you can just relax. You can walk around... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fort James Beach, St. John's, Antigua
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Antigua and Barbuda  >  Antigua  >  Saint John Parish  >  St. John's
  • Phone Number: 268-789-8706
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