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Banana Bay

Fortune Bay Drive, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
+1 242-373-2960
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“banana bread” (19 reviews)
“conch burger” (30 reviews)
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Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Bahamian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Fortune Bay Drive, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
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1 - 10 of 393 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We had lunch with friends who have been coming there for years. We sat at a overhead covered picnic table with view of the beach. The fish tacos were excellent.

Thank juggle330
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I could spend my whole life in banana bay. You have to see it when the tide is out and you can walk on the sand bars. The water is crystal clear and great to lounge in. You can find some great shells along the...More

Thank Ali N
Reviewed 5 November 2017

You may see a lot of pictures taken at Banana Bay (the restaurant). In no way can they describe what really goes on here. Let me tell you. The atmosphere is friendly and chill. Serious. I am a friendly and polite person (was raised right...More

Thank Deidre B
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Yknow it's a great location, you have the wonderful banana beach but the main dish is burger with fries. The fried fritters as an appetizer are really good and the frozen wacky banana drink! But the burger, I don't know, nothing special and I don't...More

Thank Supamandarine
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Absolutely amazing restaurant right on the beach. Def worth the walked from VIVA fortuna. NO SHIRT< NO SHORTS< NO SHOES< NO PROBLEM, just bring your money and you will be served a delicious meal. and then spend the time at the beach. absolutely gorgeous ....More

1  Thank kericuba
Reviewed 19 October 2017

We recently had lunch at banana bay while in Freeport for 10 days. We go to banana bay every time we visit Freeport mainly because of the fantastic service "Ola" gives. She no only remembers your name but even what you like to drink. She...More

Thank LauraLondon_Canada
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Such clear beautiful water. Could see for miles. Loved the local feel. Restaurant was very well priced.

Thank Debbie K
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We had lunch at Banana Bay and it was great! After spending a week on Grand Bahama island (where every restaurant serves fried food) we wanted something different. We had the Cajun shrimp and it was excellent. The patio was nice and the service was...More

Thank Brad L
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

This is the perfect location for a quiet day on the beach. The food and service were excellent. Our group had crab cakes, conch burgers, grilled mahi and fried grouper.

Thank Scott D
Reviewed 1 September 2017

The post is for the cruise goers to Freeport, Bahamas. My wife and I avoided the massive crowds by renting a car and taking a drive to the Lucayan Park. After that experience we had an amazing lunch at Banana Bay. Since the other cruiser...More

1  Thank Josh M
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John Q
7 March 2017|
Response from Dale M | Reviewed this property |
Blackbeards closed down
16 January 2017|
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Response from Dale M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, yes and yes
28 June 2016|
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Response from capegirl10 | Reviewed this property |
I went there as a lunch/ rest stop on outdoor excursion day trip I had booked through Taino Beach, the resort I stayed at. It did not seem to have a place to get passes, as it's just a little beachside restaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fortune Bay Drive, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  Grand Bahama Island  >  Freeport
  • Phone Number: +1 242-373-2960
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