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It Rains Fishes

Kaya Jan N.E. Craane 24, Kralendijk, Bonaire
+599 717 8780
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sea bass” (11 reviews)
“wahoo” (65 reviews)
“fresh fish” (47 reviews)
Closed
12:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Caribbean, Dutch, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
Kaya Jan N.E. Craane 24, Kralendijk, Bonaire
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1 - 10 of 922 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

On Friday, 9/1/17, a diving club group wanted to have last evening in Bonaire at a good seafood restaurant. For the past 5 years we had been going to At Sea (an excellent restaurant). Some had been to It Rains Fishes many years ago and...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our waiter, Michael, gave us wonderful service and made us feel special. Most of the group had the snapper and paid a little more and got the barracuda also for a taste comparison. All dishes come with risotto or mashed potatoes an a little decorative...More

Thank mkrege
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Hi Mkrege, Thank you so much for this great review! We really appreciate it. We will give Michael your compliments. We're glad to hear that you liked the food and service. Our restaurant will close indeed for two weeks starting from the 21th of september....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great restaurant, very good food. Just small portions and rather expensive, but it was worth the experience. Nice layout and patio on the back against the ocean.

Thank R B
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Hi RB, Thank you for your review! We really appreciate it. We are glad to hear that you liked the food and experience at our place. Hopefully we see you again! Team fishes

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You'll need reservations at this Bonaire Restaurant. The food is consistent, and the service matches up. All of the seafood is fresh, and is has been great every time I have gone there. Like most of the restaurants on the island, the service is a...More

Thank Charles B
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Hi Charles B, Thank you so much for your review! One of Bonaire's best restaurant? Wauw what a great compliment! We are happy to hear that you liked the food and service but most of all, that you had a good time at our place!...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had dinner at IRF this evening. I had not been there in 5 years, and I was quite impressed. I thought it was a good restaurant before, it is even / far better now. The food was outstanding - the two dishes I had...More

Thank Colliam7
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Hi Colliam7, Wauw, what a great review. Thank you so much! We really appreciate it. We're glad to hear that you still tried our restaurant despite the story you heared at Buddy Dive. It turns out you had a great evening after all. Sometimes it's...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have eaten there for last 3 trips, never disappoints, great food and atmosphere. Staff is attentive.

Thank mailcallmailcall
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Hi Mailcallmailcall, Thank you so much for your great review. We really appreciate it! Hopefully we see you again on your 4th trip ;-)! Team fishes

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff here are nice and professional, friendly, knowledgeable, attentive, perfect! The ceviche was delicious and I never had a so delectable Panna Cotta. The night that we had our dinner, there was a problem in the kitchen. The result was that we had to...More

Thank Lou1543
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Hi Lou W, Thank you so much for your great review! We are happy to hear that you liked the ceviche. We did had a few problems in the kitchen, but we are glad that you didn't mind. The bottle of water was the least...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can't beat the view and you will pay a bit for that but the food is quite good as are the drinks. Great ambience. Skip the steak. Great fish. Great mojito. Spicy Ceviche with orange sorbet? Nailed it. Tuna 3 ways. Wonderful. We had...More

Thank bennays
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Hi Bennays, Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. We really appreciate it! Great to hear that you like our view! Hopefully we see you back! Team fishes

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family enjoyed a sunset meal at It Rains Fishes -- and couldn't have been more pleased. A wide variety to select from the menu and we chose salads, tuna, poultry and burgers (something for everyone!). Wonderful open atmosphere that was surprisingly cool with the...More

Thank Lisa S
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Hi Lisa, Thank you for your great review! Five stars, wauw! We really appreciate it. We are so glad to hear that you had a good time at our place and liked the salads, tuna, poultry and burgers. We hope to see you again! Team...More

Reviewed 19 August 2017

There were some great starters but others were obviously more of an acquired taste - not ours! The quality was acceptable but the taste was rather sweet tooth for us, and overall a small dish was too expensive for what it really was. If I...More

Thank Leo T
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Hi Leo T, First of all, thank you for your feedback. We really appreciate it. We're sad to hear that you didn't like the taste and thought the dish was too expensive. We try our best to satisfy our customers and improve on both our...More

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Response from BamaDiver | Reviewed this property |
I've never been there at Christmastimes But the restaurant closes on Sundays, and my guess is they would do so on 12/25. If you were planning on a nice dinner out on Christmas Sunday, I'd suggest sending some... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kaya Jan N.E. Craane 24, Kralendijk, Bonaire
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bonaire  >  Kralendijk
  • Phone Number: +599 717 8780
  • E-mail
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