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Big D's Conch Spot

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Bahamian
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| Steventon, Great Exuma
12423580059
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St. Petersburg, Florida
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Get the fresh conch salad. It is fantastic! Big D and his wife were welcoming and friendly. Our favorite place on the island!

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Baltimore, Maryland
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Even the locals go to Big D's. If you are traveling to Exuma, you would be remiss if you did not eat at Big D's. A friendly host and every Conch salad is made to order. You will never taste anything so refreshing and bursting with flavor. We ate several things on the menu and were happy with all of... More 

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Flemington, New Jersey, United States
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

Excellent, genuine Bahamian food that you can't get anywhere else. Plenty of spots to sit down and eat, we chose a picnic table 5 steps from the water. This is the reason why my husband and I go to the out-islands - real genuine food and people. Both got cracked conch, beans and rice, plantains, all cooked to order and... More 

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Thank Kristyna B
Nassau, New Providence Island
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

Whether you're looking for a conch salad on the beach or just trying to grab a few beers on the beach, this spot is great.

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Thank RafiquesRoad
Miami, Florida
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53 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Best conch salad on the island .. Mr. big D is always on the restaurant and very nice and friendly .. Staff super nice .. You can have your conch salad next to the beautiful blue ocean

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Winona, Mississippi
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

the food was mostly good. The Lobster Fettuccini was great....when we finally got it. It took over an hour to get our food, and they served it at different times. Everyone was finished with their meal, as I got mine.

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Nantwich, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

After reading other travellers reviews, we were really looking forward to trying Big D's. However from the minute we arrived we just didn't get the right vibe. It's a great setting as with lots of other beach side restaurants, but for us it didn't have any atmosphere. My husband and son tried the conch salad and conch chowder and both... More 

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Thank Hils1010
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35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Dinner with a view! Good food, nice service, free wifi, and cool music! The drinks are good and the conch salad is the best of the island.

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Canton, CT
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Conch salad and blackened conch were amazing. Everything was excellent. Service was friendly but plan some time - as with all.

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Thank Carol8284
Holmdel, New Jersey
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60 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

great quality food on the beach...nothing fancy but the conch they serve is great quality no matter which way you have it prepared

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Bahamian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Steventon, Great Exuma
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  Out Islands  >  Great Exuma
  • Phone Number: 12423580059
Description
To all our valuable customers big D's Conch Spot will be closed as of August 1st until the first week in October sorry for any inconvenience caused.

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