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Silver Beach | near the Island Seas Resort, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
+1 242-441-1193
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (22 reviews)
“lobster” (44 reviews)
“chicken” (20 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 20:00All hours
Seafood, Bahamian, Caribbean, Barbecue
Silver Beach | near the Island Seas Resort, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is the GREATEST!!! The seafood is out of this world!! Bernie and Bernadette are the best! Can't say enough about how good the food is at Bernie's Tiki Hut!! If you are in Freeport - you have to eat at this beachside hut!...More

Thank cheryl p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place is made of a hodge podge of rescued building materials and the stools are wonky but the drinks are generous and Bernie is indulgent and friendly to we annoying tourists - and - it is located within a whisper of one of the...More

Thank M F
Bernadette B, Manager at Bernie's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for coming I enjoyed serving you can't wait for your return thank you again

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A off the beaten path place with great food and lots of fun. Our tour guide, Hida led us to this place where mainly locals hang out. Bernie made us feel very welcome to her Tiki hut bar & grill. Right on the beachfront that...More

Thank jmpierce282
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Had a great time here with my family and friends. Drinks were pretty good prices and the food was very good. It is pretty run down from the hurricane, but you have to love Bernadette and Bernie. Great people.

Thank Cooper A
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

The best food on the island. Don't just go for the BBQ. Every day he has some delicious fish. The grouper, lobster and snapper are all delicious.

Thank Debjack25
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

If you want to experience a true local beachfront spot, a visit to Bernie's is a must! Don't let the appearance fool you... this is a completely open hut barely covered by a torn tarp but that only adds to the experience. Bernie is extremely...More

Thank stephaniemN4160KS
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Preface: when we travel we seek out the "hole in the wall" type places. The more run down the better, in our opinion. We've traveled to the Yucatán, Puerto Rico and other places and have fun searching out the most rustic places. We enjoyed our...More

Thank Danny M
Reviewed 19 June 2017

My wife and I went to Grand Bahama with her sister and husband for our 20th anniversary and were just blown away with the service, food, and personal charm of our host Bernie! We ate out a lot, and this was our favorite place on...More

Thank John V
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Best place I have eaten all trip, owner was amazing food was 10 out of 10, so we're the drinks don't waste your time anywhere else go to bernies!

Thank Wyatt H
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Bernie was excellent, gave us a round on the house and had insanely good fish. Pretty spot on the beach and very friendly. Definitely coming back whenever i come back

Thank mhornsby002
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Questions & Answers
17 February 2017|
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Response from bjorn5555 | Reviewed this property |
Bernie basically has the same items on the menu each day. Snapper, lobster, ribs, chicken. Tuesday night is the bon fire special. Ribs, roll, salad, Bahama mamas. $20
29 January 2017|
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Response from Abbo_Steve | Reviewed this property |
Lobster is $20 and Tuesday is bonfire night. The bonfire includes Chicken and ribs plus a couple of Bahama Mamas for $20. It's a great night.
21 October 2016|
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Response from Sailinggirl151 |
Hi, Bernie's was destroyed with Hurricane Matthew. He and Bernadette have rebuilt their restaurant and is already open for business. It is bigger and and better than before. Guests have started to arrive back on the island... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$20
Seafood, Bahamian, Caribbean, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Cash Only, Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Silver Beach | near the Island Seas Resort, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  Grand Bahama Island  >  Freeport
  • Phone Number: +1 242-441-1193
This is a Tiki Hut on the beach next to the Island Seas Resort on Silver Sands Beach.
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