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Houseman On The Bay Bar & Restaurant

$$ - $$$, , Caribbean
Mount Thompson, George Town, Great Exuma
+1 242-345-7070
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“shrimp” (5 reviews)
“takeout” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Bahamian, Caribbean, Seafood, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Mount Thompson, George Town, Great Exuma
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1 - 10 of 28 reviews

Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

This is a reasonable place to get takeout or to bring your food to the back deck. The portion size is enough for 2! There is no longer a "restaurant" on site, only a "takeout" window. The view back on the deck is spectacular. Best...More

1  Thank Stephen I
Reviewed 28 June 2016

The portions are huge, we made 2 separate meals out of it! Conch and rice and plantains, all delicious!

Thank LadyDiButterfli
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

This place was delicious! Highly recommend stopping here for dinner! We stopped on our way back from Georgetown to paradise bay and it was pretty slow- like we were the only people but it was early anyways the owner came out and talked with us...More

Thank amesa89
Reviewed 21 April 2016

We had such a great lunch on what felt like our own private beach! Everyone was so wonderful and the food: TO DIE FOR!! I'd take the cook home with me if I could! Thank you so much!

Thank Woz2010
Reviewed 25 January 2016

Seemed more of a "locals" place..which is what we like. Great location, friendly girl at the counter, the food was great. Girls loved their burgers,my wife had a burger too, I had the cracked chicken..very light batter. Also had some plantains. Very good rice on...More

Thank YeOldeStonecat
Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

Great place for an inexpensive takeaway or sit on the deck and watch the ocean whilst you eat and enjoy a cold beer 😊

Thank Patrisha_10
Reviewed 19 May 2015

Go for the view and the cold beer. Eat somewhere else. Fries were so greasy they were like rubber. The shrimp was ok at best. Food is expensive everywhere, so I wouldn't recommend eating here.

Thank howdyall18
Reviewed 27 December 2014

Food is very good and a great value. amazing ocean views from the deck. Best for lunch. Dinner time is frequented by locals to have some drinks and the place is a bit dark at night.

Thank MauiTulsa
Reviewed 19 December 2014

We rented a cottage about 1 mile from Houseman on the Bay. Ordered their fish for takeout several nights during our stay. The price was good and so was the food. Not much for sit down; but great place for takeout.

Thank Nik S
Reviewed 6 June 2014

Not a big tourist spot, but the waitress was very nice and the food was decent. Heavily fried food, but good if you want to get off the beaten path and watch some Bahamian news at the bar. They have a huge party deck on...More

Thank dukie01
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Bahamian, Caribbean, Seafood, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mount Thompson, George Town, Great Exuma
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  Out Islands  >  Great Exuma  >  George Town
  • Phone Number: +1 242-345-7070
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