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On Da’ Beach

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$$ - $$$
Bar, Bahamian, Caribbean, Seafood, Pub
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Hope Town, Elbow Cay
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139 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Have a stroll along a white sandy beach and pop in for a bite. Simple, well cooked food and great value. Great staff with a world beating view of the sand and out to sea. Well chilled we think!

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Thank Watfordbloke7
Poughkeepsie, New York
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We try to get to this bar for a drink every time we are in Hope Town. You cannot beat the view! Bartender Gary (the explorer!) is fantastic and fun; he was off this time but Arletta (or something like that) was just lovely. A feel good place and a must go to in Hope Town.

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Thank Believer17
Saint Louis, Missouri
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63 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Over looking the Atlantic. Great view. Food very good as are the drinks. Limited searing. Worth the wait for food. Very little wait for drinks.

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Thank Ron K
Greenhurst
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

GREAT beach bar/restaurant in the most beautiful spot on the Island 🌴!!! Had heard they serve The Best Breakfast too, that was absolutely correct and it was at our hotel 😊🌴😎 Their bar and lunches were on point, looking forward to our return ... Thanks to all whom we had the pleasure of meeting... Absolutely a must see & do... More 

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Thank JamieHanks
Greensboro, North Carolina
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183 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Lots of beautiful beach, a great bar to have a drink. The food was ok but it all tasted the same coming from the grill. I had the hamburger and my wife had the fish fingers. I am not sure if the grill was too hot but both tasted a bit singed. BUT, the bartender was awesome and fun, and... More 

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Thank Jeffrey114
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

We spend two weeks in Hopetown every summer. Highly recommend On Da' Beach! Remember you are on island time... relax and enjoy!!!

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Thank kwalsh13286
Charlotte, North Carolina
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54 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We rarely come to this restaruant even though we come to Hope Town often. I guess we have been missing out! We had a delightful and delicious lunch --catch of the day Mahi grilled. Of course the view is to die for also.

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Thank kemistry2000
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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017

On Da Beach is our FAV! the staff is fun and quick- even when they are overrun. The food is all fresh and grilled and the drinks are plentiful. We go for lunch as often as possible and frequently stay for longer then we should. Take a suit and swim on the perfect bech. Its a short bike ride from... More 

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Thank buckclose
London
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398 reviews
287 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 208 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Cocktails here overlooking the Atlantic are the best on the Cay. The food is simple, the burger excellent and meaty and the fish melts good. There are no fries here, chips come in a bag snd you can have rice and peas or macaroni cheese for"carbs" This is one place you definitely should not miss.

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Thank martinidoc
Toledo, Ohio, United States
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97 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Literally "On Da Beach" This place had good grilled food with AMAZING atmosphere and views. We chose to walk the 1/2 to 3/4 miles out of town to get here but a call to the restauraunt will get you a golf cart ride. The view of the Atlantic Ocean is awesome and is worth the walk and the expense! GO... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Bahamian, Caribbean, Seafood, Pub
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hope Town, Elbow Cay
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  Out Islands  >  Abaco Islands  >  Elbow Cay  >  Hope Town

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