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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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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I went for lunch one day while in Hopetown. I wasn't very hungry but he got the fish sandwich. He said it was good. It was served with potato chips; wish it was served with something else. The view is very nice and you can walk right down to the beach (hence the name) after you eat.... More 

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Thank Katie F
Cleveland
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

A well kept Hopetown secret, On Da Beach is a fabulous beach bar. Perched high up and overlooking the incredible turquoise waters of the Atlantic Ocean, this is my new favorite spot in the Abacos! We had the fresh fish of the day sandwich melt with Bahamian style mac and cheese on the side. Accompanied by the bars' signature rum... More 

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Thank jmb0923
Denver, Colorado
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

That fish sandwich is to die for.... but if you are going carb free, the fish sticks are some of the best I've ever had. And what scenery! I'm jealous that you are reading this and you get to go...

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Thank Clueless-n-Denver
Key Largo, Florida
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282 reviews
220 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great location on the Oceanside on Elbow Cay. Ocean view, friendly staff and great food and cold beer. Enough said!

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Thank Keyscritter93
Victoria, Texas, United States
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52 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed this place so much we went back three times during our 10 day visit. Beautiful view, friendly staff and pretty good food. Hot dogs, fish melt and blackened fish were enjoyed by the entire group. The specialty rum drinks hit the spot as well. It's a fun place to just relax and enjoy those tropical breezes after a busy... More 

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Thank Karen W
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143 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2017 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 11 April 2017

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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69 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017 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
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 March 2017 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 7 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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Bahamian, Caribbean, Seafood, Pub
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Romantic
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?