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Gwen's Reggae Bar & Grill

Shoal Bay, West End Village, Anguilla
+1 264-583-2120
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (35 reviews)
“coleslaw” (11 reviews)
“chicken” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
Shoal Bay, West End Village, Anguilla
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

Gwen's is a must stop on any visit we make to Anguilla. We were worried that the hurricane might have wiped them out but apparently Mother Nature must like Gwen's as much as we do because it was still standing, and the rum punches and...More

1  Thank Adriana B
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Zemi Beach house and walked to Gwen’s twice during our stay- awesome food, but I had two rum punches and I was warned. Ha! I’ll still be back Thinking of you Gwen and hoping you made out ok, The Aceys from NY...More

Thank treandtaj
Reviewed 20 September 2017

wonderful fresh preparation of Conch Ceviche appetizer. with the view, a cold beverage and lunch to follow...what a wonderful day!!

2  Thank Adora7812
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We recently visited Anguilla and stayed at Zemi Beach House (absolutely fabulous) which is a quick walk down the beach from Gwen's. The bartender at Zemi recommended we try the rum punch at Gwen's, not too many he warned. I'm Jamaican and proud myself on...More

1  Thank M D
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Nice place and nice people, food was ok even thought we had only a sandwich. On Shoal bay beach and only this is a the best thing. Nice at the end.

Thank shoalebay
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

The ribs were outstanding, the fish sandwich was great, the chicken salad was wonderful and the cole slaw was amazing. Everything was great. Fun atmosphere on the beach. You can tell that Gwen really cares about her customers.... she's a success for a reason. Definitely...More

Thank Traveler00101
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We just love this place for a nice Sunday dip in the ocean and some of the best food on the island. Music on Sunday with the Scratch Bank is a must. Their song "Wecome to my Island" is great.

1  Thank 1NODAK
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Food was ok but Rum Punch was awesome. Staff was nice. It's really laid back and nice place to be. All in all we liked it.

1  Thank MajaLJU
Reviewed 31 July 2017

My husband and I strolled down the beach and found Gwen's, much to our delight! I had the chicken BBQ and he had the mahi-mahi fish sandwich. Both were excellent, served with sides and a smile! He was brave enough to try to Gwen's famous...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Go on Sundays, the scratch band is actually really good but go slowly with the signature rhum punch, it is very strong!

1  Thank Sakari M
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Questions & Answers
12 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Gwen W | Property representative |
Opening hours are 10am to 5pm everyday except Sundays. Sundays 10am to 7pm with the String Band.
19 March 2015|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Gwen W | Property representative |
The Scratch Band only plays at Gwen's on Sundays from 1:30 pm to 7pm. Any other events with the Scratch Band are hired.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shoal Bay, West End Village, Anguilla
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Anguilla  >  West End Village
  • Phone Number: +1 264-583-2120
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