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Front Porch

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Queens Highway | Hatchet Bay, Eleuthera
+1 242-335-0727
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Montreal, Canada
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We sailed into Hatchet's Harbour to sit out a weather system.We were lucky to come across The Front Porch just before 6 p.m. We were told the chef would be arriving shortly. Meantime we enjoyed a drink on the porch, and Francis the chef presented himself, and took our order 15 minutes later .All the food was delicious, served in... More 

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Thank Lunaraker
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I visited The Front Porch our last night in Eleuthera. Had we gone sooner I would have gone many more times! It was hands down the BEST meal I had in Eleuthera and Harbour Island. The stone crab was magnificent and the grouper was the best I've ever had (and I live on the gulf and eat... More 

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Thank Jessica P
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and i stopped in to the Front Porch for a late lunch. Francis and Gina made us feel right at home. I had the Jerked Shrimp and my wife had broiled crawfish (lobster) and we shared the ceasar salad. Everything was delicious, and the host and hostess were very pleasant and accomodating. Love this place!

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Gainesville, GA
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a very good dinner of grilled Wahoo. The restaurant made a custom tropical salad for us which was very good! The service was a bit slow, but that was ok because we are on vacation and just "chilling"!

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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114 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Our final dinner out on Eleuthera and all picked Front Porch, even our friends 2 kids. As good as last year although sad did not have any stone crabs or shrimp darn it, but the fresh crawfish and fish of the day (yellow fin tuna), delicious. Husband and I had the crawfish w rice and peas and veges, friends had... More 

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Ohio and beyond
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Had a nice dining experience, Francis was the only person working and was really friendly. The view and location are great. Unfortunately, the food wasn't great. Had the special (tuna), it was very overcooked. The rice also was not cooked correctly, some kernels were hard. The flavor of the rice was good and the tuna had good seasoning. I would... More 

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Starnberg, Germany
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

What a special place - our favorite place! Sitting outside, overviewing the little harbour and being treated extreamly kindly by the owners, we had to go there twice. We had the best "Stoned" crabs and lobster tail of the entire island there. Order the traditional soup for the starter which, together with their very nice Pinot Grigio, makes a perfect... More 

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Thank Harley D
Plain City, Ohio
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We had a delicious meal at Front Porch. We enjoyed the view and the food was delicious. The owners were accommodating, engaging and made sure every dish was prepared to perfection. We enjoyed great conversation and food. Highly recommend!

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Thank Joyce S
Ohio
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Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

We had an 8:00 reservation on a Tuesday. We were the last 8 people in the restaurant. We had personalized service from Francis and Gina. They are great hosts. The dishes ordered were a grouper, shrimp and the T-bone steak. Everyone thought the food was very good. The two hosts chatted with us after the meal and answered many questions... More 

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Thank Midwesterner37
New York City, New York
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

My family and I took a trip to Eleuthera, and Front Porch catered our meals. The food was delicious, and the owners Gina and Francis were lovely! They were helpful with our dietary restrictions, made crowd pleasing breakfasts, lunches and dinners, and created a fabulous ambience. Seafood is their specialty. Very special, local experience from Front Porch!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Caribbean, Seafood, Bahamian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Queens Highway | Hatchet Bay, Eleuthera
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  Out Islands  >  Eleuthera
  • Phone Number: +1 242-335-0727

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