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The Shipyard Restaurant & Bar

Spanish Wells Island, Spanish Wells, Eleuthera
+1 242-333-5010
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good24%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Bahamian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Spanish Wells Island, Spanish Wells, Eleuthera
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Reviewed yesterday

Beautiful location and delicious food! The views are beyond amazing and the staff is so friendly! The people of Spanish Wells overall are very friendly and hospitable!

Thank Brunet H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere and awesome food. We will definitely go back there on our next trip to Spanish Wells next summer.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has a great view. Our food was so-so to poor and the service was terrible. We ordered drinks off the specialty cocktail menu. Tropical drinks need a balance of sweet with sour to cut the alcohol taste, these were just sweet. One piece...More

Thank Fatoldsun999
paradisetravel123, Owner at The Shipyard Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Fatoldsun999, We are glad you enjoyed our view... but we are very sorry your experience was not to the high standards we hold ourselves. We understand that you visited on Saturday 28th of July, which was one of our busiest weekend of the year,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food,beautiful view! Meals are plated beautifully and there is a lot of food on the plate! Service can be a little slow but it is the Bahamas and there is no reason to rush anything!

1  Thank Nancy Q
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I hadn't been to Spanish Wells for over 15 years and when I returned this past weekend to spend a few days, I was pleasantly impressed with some of the new developments on the island and the additional options for dining that had opened since...More

Thank alanna r
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to the Shipyard for dinner one night, but ended up just getting a drink and appetizers. Service was only okay . . . we had our appetizers before we even got our waters!! (That's when we decided to eat dinner elsewhere.) But the...More

Thank aimmichelle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Outstanding restaurant in Spanish Wells, right on the water, beautiful views in the evening. Had the cheese dip and conch bites as appetizers, both were highly recommended, and both were excellent!!

Thank Traci A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food, great view, great island! We loved their signature seafood dishes and their martini was best in show in Bahamas!

Thank lindabesk
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed our salads and chatting with Brooke. Great customer service and I know we will be back for dinner.

1  Thank EMcCreary
Reviewed 9 July 2018

The food was rally tasty, and the views did not disappoint. The staff was friendly and accommodating.

1  Thank Altapow
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3 May 2018|
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Response from smed88 | Reviewed this property |
shorts T shirt nothing fancy casual all the way very relaxed don't think I would go in my bathing suit
4 December 2017|
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Response from Donald R | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do .... the best food on the island
4 December 2017|
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Response from lerendacash | Reviewed this property |
5 months late but yes they do
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Spanish Wells Island, Spanish Wells, Eleuthera
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  Out Islands  >  Eleuthera  >  Spanish Wells
  • Phone Number: +1 242-333-5010
Fine waterfront dining in Spanish Wells! Fresh cooked food with a modern twist. Serving Lunch and Dinner Wednesday through Sunday
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