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Thirsty Turtle Bar and Grill

West Bay Beach | Bananarama Beach and Dive Resort, West Bay, Roatan, Honduras
+504 2445-5005
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (219 reviews)
“lobster bites” (18 reviews)
“nachos” (17 reviews)
Closes in 28 min
9:00 AM - 11:30 PMAll hours
American, Caribbean, Bar, Pizza, Seafood, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
West Bay Beach | Bananarama Beach and Dive Resort, West Bay, Roatan, Honduras
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The Thirsty Turtle is the beach restaurant of Bananarama Beach Resort. I can only speak great things of this place, whether is the food or the service. Everything was awesome! Hands down one of the best restaurants on the island!

Thank Ali S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at an all inclusive resort up the beach yet we visited Thirsty Turtle three times during the week. We had a table overlooking the ocean on each occasion and they had live entertainment every night. Adolpho, our waiter, knew when to keep our...More

Thank Christine A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the food and service were good, the bar served the normal bar fare and was consistent; bar seating and tables available and each night there was some 'form' of entertainment from movies to live music

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Great food, amazing and friendly staff and very good entertainment. We stayed at Bananarama for 2 weeks and spent lots of time here.

Thank Tall_Guy_Cycling
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

This is a good bar and grill and have decent food with great drink specials. It’s located on the beach so the views are fantastic and the staff is very friendly!

Thank Clyde14
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Nothing fancy for sure- but nothing beats eating on a beach this gorgeous! Had some plantains, fries and sandwiches that were tasty but the location is superb!

Thank Abra R
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Located right on West Bay beach in Bananarama Resort, with a beach bar, plenty of sturdy tables and chairs, it is all you want for a nice Margarita or Salva Vida (local beer). The pizzas, made on site in a wood-burning oven are excellent, and...More

Thank Fred N
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

We spend quite a bit of time at the turtle each time we visit Roatan. Great food, always live music, and drinks are awesome! It's location right in the middle of the beach makes it an awesome place to visit any time. Lunch or dinner...More

Thank clayton r
Reviewed 17 September 2017

My girlfriend and I had a fantastic day on West Bay beach. We took a walk and stopped for "one" which turned into three rum punches. There was some live music playing and we decided to stay for awhile. We also sipped on a cold...More

Thank smilenyc
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We ate dinner at Bananarama and enjoyed their evening special. The food was good and it was a quick walk from our resort.

Thank IndyKat15
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Questions & Answers
Russell M
17 October 2017|
Response from Abycats | Reviewed this property |
I don't think the Thirsty Turtle has pizza since there is another restaurant on the property that is a pizzeria. It's mostly bar food etc. I did not eat at the pizzeria. You could write Bananarama and they will get back to... More
David B
22 April 2017|
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Response from Stlouis010302 |
Yep. Just ask bartender or server. They have a sports package.
Amanda D
31 January 2017|
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Response from hawkdaddy23 | Reviewed this property |
It seems as though the local Fire Dancers team works up and down West Bay beach in various evenings. When we were there in early January, Friday night was Infinity Bay, Saturday night was Thirsty Turtle, and Sunday nights... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: West Bay Beach | Bananarama Beach and Dive Resort, West Bay, Roatan, Honduras
  • Location: Central America  >  Honduras  >  Bay Islands  >  Roatan  >  West Bay
  • Phone Number: +504 2445-5005
  • E-mail
This is the heart of the resort where guests gather to enjoy a meal, talk about their day of adventures, and join in the various activities available. The perfect spot to quench your thirst with a tropical drink or a fresh fruit smoothie and watch the beautiful Roatan sunsets. Start your evening right with a 2 for 1 drink from 4pm – 6pm. Try an appetizer like calamari, chicken wings, or nachos. Enjoy one of our signature dinner plates such as coconut shrimp, lobster with tropical sauce, or a whole fried fish. The Thirsty Turtle is truly the focal point of West Bay beach and offers fun games, live music, karaoke, fire dancers, crab races and other activities throughout the week. There is something for everyone at Bananarama!
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