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Rusty Fish

| West End, Half moon bay, opposite baptist church, Roatan, Honduras
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Lots of interesting art

The art is really cool with lots of vibrant colors and options for different pieces. We visited... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Brian K
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Seattle, Washington
Amazing gem amongst toursty shops

I really loved visiting the Rusty Fish and learning that the items in the shop are all made by a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Suzie L
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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Rusty Fish makes artwork out of recycled materials. Most of which comes from the garbage dump. The Rusty Fish store benifits 60 local families. Providing a way for them to make an income and support their families. Beyond recycled artwork we also have the best selection of locally made wood carvings, local stone carving, paintings by local artisans and handmade jewelry. 100% of our items are made on the Island. Giving you a unique gift and enabling you to help local families by purchasing their artwork.
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  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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| West End, Half moon bay, opposite baptist church, Roatan, Honduras
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The art is really cool with lots of vibrant colors and options for different pieces. We visited both shops - both had mostly similar pieces but there were some different/unique pieces in each shop. The only thing I didn't like is that they hand wrote...More

Thank Brian K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really loved visiting the Rusty Fish and learning that the items in the shop are all made by a local co-op that supports 70 local families from materials they are repurposing to make the items there. I bought a beautiful driftwood mobile that had...More

Thank Suzie L
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

A-mazing! Everything is either found or made on the island! Unique gifts mostly made of recycled trash! Very cool! A must see! These titles now Grace my room ;)

Thank Dawn D
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We wandered in based on the fact that it has some interesting artwork hanging outside. We then found out that all of the artwork is made from recycled materials! What a visual treat it was!

Thank sheabarnes24
Reviewed 9 July 2017

They have lots of variety and most of it make by them with recycled materials. Bought some beautiful lobster, whale, toucan and crab wall hangings made from recycled tin. They are a reminder of a very nice vacation hanging in my garden among my plants.

Thank MBN1955
Reviewed 6 July 2017

There were so many adorable items - you saw something new each time you returned. It was amazing to see what the artists created from recycled items and the prices were very reasonable. They were also very helpful in packing your items so you could...More

Thank LeeAnn M
Reviewed 4 July 2017

The sign outside says "we have nothing from China!" All items inside are made from recycled junk by local artists. From metal animals to sea glass jewelry and cared local stone figures, all the items are amazing and a great value that helps local artists...More

Thank blinkzoom
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Great place to purchase recycled items.. Nice that the people of the islands who made it get some of the proceeds....I even found some beach glass there. I collect it everywhere we go.

Thank PHILIP K
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Cool little shop, decent prices. Everything is recycled and portion of the profits help local families in need. Clerk was friendly but a little pushy. Cool place all around!

Thank Kelli M
Reviewed 12 June 2017

When I go to Honduras, this is the first shop I visit! Everything is handmade, much of it from recycled materials, and each item has a picture with a blurb about the artist(s) that your purchase supports. This is a place you can shop and...More

Thank Melissa W
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jricj2016
1 July 2017|
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Response from Marla T | Reviewed this property |
I can't help you with that question.
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Jennilyn W
27 March 2017|
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Response from Adam H | Property representative |
Yes, it's one of the 12 stores in the Mahogany bay marketplace. Look for the HUGE fish 👍
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RedRover96
17 February 2017|
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Response from Adam H | Property representative |
Hi there from Rusty Fish. We have a kiosk right in the cruise port, you can't miss us. We do also have a store in the middle of the beach in West bay beach, inside Bananarama resort. If you are visiting West End village, we... More
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