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Tippy's

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Bahamian, Pub
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Banks Rd, Governor's Harbour, Eleuthera
+1 242-332-3331
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2015

We had our 20th anniversary dinner at Tippy's, The dinner was wonderful with an incredible view. The Chef is great and Big E the owner is a hoot :) BTW, you can also rent a car from Big E and his service is great

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Thank Snorkelin_Soldier
Hollis, New Hampshire
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015

We were advised to eat here and are thankful we did. Very affordable meal, quick and attentive service, and very nice atmosphere. Don't miss this place on the island when you visit!

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Thank Peg T
Nassau, New Providence Island
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37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2015

Great food and amazing view! I stay at Pineapple Fields a lot when traveling to Eleuthera, and Tippy's has to be my favorite place to eat and relax. The menu changes often, but the food is always on point.

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Thank PinkSands242
Paris, France
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350 reviews
193 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 277 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

I already wrote 2 reviews about Tippy's, but I absolutely wanted to write another one to insist on the high quality of food there is at Tippy's. My husband and I now live on the island, so we have tried many restaurants already and decided that Tippy's is the best and REALLY worth it! So we are used to going... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

We ordered a garlic shrimp appetizer and fresh catch of the day followed by key lime pie dessert and ice cream. Every dish was amazing. The location is great too, right by the ocean

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Thank drag m
Beaufort, South Carolina
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

Tippy's is located directly on thecAtlantic Ocean 5 minutes From Governors Harbour. Gorgeous views, great staff and fabulous food. Bar drinks are delicious. What else could you want?

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Thank vickerswellie
Palm Beach, Florida
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2015

Entering the premises you start to unwind and are fortunate to be welcomed by the warm, exuberant Eliot, who is both bartender and manager. Then it's kudos to the chef for his delicious island Bouillabaisse, which was quite generous in portion and had my husband licking his fingers. I went with the succulent hog snapper cooked to perfection. Also you... More 

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Thank Winter E
Columbia, Maryland
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31 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

Best coladas on the island and with Elliott and Vergal making them you can't go wrong. Love this place!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

Great for lunch or dinner with live music each Saturday night featuring Rake n Scrape, classics and reggae. Fresh seafood, Bahamian classics (conch fritters), fresh pizzas, and amazing drinks. Friendly wait team.

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Washington, DC
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50 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2015

Tippys is in a great location on Banks Rd, surrounded by a nice collection of rental properties. It has a beautiful ocean view and good snorkeling just off the beach. These are the positive things I can say. As many others have said, the service is a bit surly and indifferent. Not slow or rude, but they simply don't seem... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Cuisine
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Bahamian, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Banks Rd, Governor's Harbour, Eleuthera
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  Out Islands  >  Eleuthera  >  Governor's Harbour
  • Phone Number: +1 242-332-3331

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