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The Nest

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Valley Church beach, jolly harbour, Antigua, Jolly Harbour, Antigua
+1 268-562-7958
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Kent, UK
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had been looking forward to visiting the nest and when we finally got there we were not disappointed. No cruise ships in late May so we pretty much had the place to ourselves. Coconut Shrimp and 10 Saints beer please !! Once you have discovered the Nest and Valley Church Beach you will not need to search any more for... More 

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Thank chriski
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Pleasant staff and delicious food especially the barbecue ribs or pork served with french fries. Coconut water and beach umbrella can be purchased on site.

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Thank Janelle J
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Great beach with excellent facilities. Recommend the fried coconut shrimps at lunch time. Perfect sand and beautiful sea on this beach.

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Thank annstan1061
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect little beach bar/restaurant at Valley Church Beach. Good service, food and drinks! Enjoyed the coconut shrimp and local Antiguan beer!

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Thank Sandra F
Cleveland, Ohio
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at Sugar Ridge which has a shuttle to this beach & is better than Turner beach. Drinks are vacation reasonable, bartender & staff were wonderful & food was pretty good.

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Thank sroberts808
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51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Nest is located on our favourite beach in Antigua so we visited several times during our stay. The food is good, arriving in 'Island time'! A perfect setting.

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Thank holidaywonderland
worcestershire
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82 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is on the beautiful Valley Church beach on the West Coast south of Jolly Harbour. Some of the best swimming and beach on the island. Umbrellas and sun beds for hire, immaculate changing facilities and toilets. One bit of advice, however. The whole place can be very busy when the cruise ships are in town. We check the schedules... More 

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Thank bartelle
Baltimore
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31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We visited multiple beach bars throughout the island. Nest won for speed of service, friendly service and Coconut shrimp. We tried these at over 15 restaurants and the Nest won, prices fair and drinks were great as well. Pain killer was particular strong.

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Thank M3MD
Bath, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We were staying in the Jolly Harbour resort and visited The Nest after visiting one of the nearby beaches that did not have any facilities. Unfortunately it was a day when they had a lot of cruise visitors and they were very busy. This meant that the service was rather slow and we had a long wait for our food,... More 

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Thank Alan M
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Wow ... valley church beach is beautiful ... the nest is a gem of a place and sells the best coconut shrimp ever... go it's a must .. be warned check when the cruise ships are in as this place gets busy then ..

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Thank Doo21dle

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Caribbean, Bar, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
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Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Valley Church beach, jolly harbour, Antigua, Jolly Harbour, Antigua
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Antigua and Barbuda  >  Antigua  >  Saint Mary Parish  >  Jolly Harbour
  • Phone Number: +1 268-562-7958

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