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Flying Fish

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Seahorse Road Between Pelican Bay & Grand Lucayan Hotels, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
+1 242-373-4363
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Today
18:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
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Hours:
Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 18:00 - 21:00
Wed - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 15:00
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Genf
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114 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The flying fish is WAY above any other restaurant we have tried in port lucaya. The decor is simple yet stylish, service is attentive without being intrusive. And the food, wow, the food... we were there for lunch so we only had burgers. An absolutely incredible fish burger for myself, full of flavours and accompanied by a delicious home-made sauce... More 

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Thank Monicakatharina
Verbier, Switzerland
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102 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This is a nice kind of zen restaurant, facing the harbor. It has its own floatting terrasse. We ordered veggie burger (mainly mushrooms) and fish burger. Both were really tasty. Desserts are also not to be missed. Slightly more expensive than other restaurants but we are in different league... 20 to 40$ for the main course.

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Liverpool, UK
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25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We'd seen this place advertised and sought it our otherwise we could have missed it tucked away to the side of the Pelican Bay Hotel. Only just reopened after Hurricane Mathew so the menu had been tweaked according to the supplies available - but this did not affect our enjoyment. Lovely food in lovely surroundings and very friendly staff. Yes,... More 

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Thank Sue C
Ottawa, Canada
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for lunch and sat on the outside patio. The food is well presented and service is exquisite. The food is even better. I highly recommend the BLT. wow! The bacon is smoked on the premises. Would definitely try dinner. The prices are a little high but worth it.

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Thank ctaillefer
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Had a fantastic lunch on our last day in Freeport. I ordered the grilled calamari, which was delicious. Calamari was perfectly cooked, and the accompanying veggies were unique and complementary. Husband ordered the swordfish, which was also perfectly cooked and served with excellent coconut rice and mango bell pepper salad. By far the best meal we had during our five... More 

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Miami, Florida
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

They seem to try very hard at their menu and we appreciated that. They however are very expensive and it is too overpriced as the food just good and not worth the price tag

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Thank Bob R
Nassau, New Providence Island
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Had dinner at Flying Fish and it was so good that I can't wait to go back to Grand Bahama just to visit this restaurant again.

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Thank Felix S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

It is a really nice place and delicious food. The owners are so friendly and they are trying to make customers happy. On sundays there is live music on the dock and it is perfect. Coctails and cheese platters are perfect! Good for special occasions.

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Thank Aktemur A
West Palm Beach, Florida
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

It is one of the best on the island. For the type of food it is the best. Service over the top. Bathrooms clean. Restraunt clean. People smile.

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Thank shearwater33
Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

If you a planning an evening out, whether for a special occasion or enjoyable meal, then consider the Flying Fish Restaurant in Freeport, overlooking Bell Channel Bay. The atmosphere is serene and peaceful, whether you choose to sit outdoors to enjoy the clean, fresh air or inside. The staff is very attentive and friendly, with helpful suggestions as they familiarize... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$75
Cuisine
Caribbean, Seafood, Bahamian, International, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
Monday
18:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
Thursday
18:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
Friday
18:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
Saturday
18:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Seahorse Road Between Pelican Bay & Grand Lucayan Hotels, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  Grand Bahama Island  >  Freeport
  • Phone Number: +1 242-373-4363
Description
With unmatched service & attention to detail, Flying Fish offers a blend of traditional & modernist cuisine techniques not used anywhere else in the Bahamas. Focusing on local seafood & indigenous ingredients prepared with the utmost skill & creativity. Flying Fish boasts an in-house sommelier. Chef Tim Tibbitts is named in the Top 25 Chefs for 2014 in the Caribbean by Caribbean Journal. The restaurant has also been named one of the Top 5 in the Caribbean, is Fodor recommended for Grand Bahama Island and has been awarded 4 Diamond rating by AAA. Waterside dining at its finest.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?