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Uncle Ernie's

Shoal Bay East, West End Village, Anguilla
264 497-3907
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Type: Bar/ Clubs
Description: This classic beach bar is famous for its chicken, ribs and music.
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English first
Ashburn, Virginia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Ate here for the first time on our recent trip to Anguilla and loved the food. Their lobster and chicken pockets are a must have! If you are in the mood for just a hamburger, you won't be disappointed. Staff was very friendly and you can't beat the view looking out at Shoal Bay. They also have a killer Mango... More

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New York City, New York
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34 reviews 34 reviews
3 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

I have eaten here twice now on two separate vacations. The fish is super fresh. They put it over a basic salad - but that is also super fresh. My kids loved their burgers. This is a super casual place on the beach. But they have excellent food.

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Monument, Colorado
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193 reviews 193 reviews
42 attraction reviews
164 helpful votes 164 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

If you come to Anguilla, take a taxi directly for Uncle Ernie's. Wonderful food, great prices, the best beach view around. The snorkeling is amazing, just a quick swim from Uncle Ernie's. You can rent equipment for only 10 bucks, and it's also only 10 bucks for an umbrella and 2 chairs. This is a special, low-key place on the... More

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Rio de Janeiro-Brazil
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155 reviews 155 reviews
21 attraction reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Not sure why this is ranked as Nightlife in Anguilla - not even sure they open late - it is really a beach Shack - a good one with good cost/benefit ratio - we had lunch there on the 2014 Anguilla day, so it was nice to be with locals watching the boatrace pass by in front of us. If... More

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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

If you find yourself on East Shoal Beach do yourself a favor and eat at Uncle Ernie's. The food was great and the view is unbelievable. The will provide you with 2 chairs and an umbrella for lying on the beach for the usual $20.00

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Granville MA
20 reviews 20 reviews
4 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

I ventured over to the "new" Uncle Ernie's during our recent trip to SBE. I had read online that they had some sort of lobster sandwich and I was dying to try it. The lobster pocket did not disappoint! It was delicious. No one was at the restaurant on this day (Sunday, April 13th). There was a DJ playing some... More

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San Francisco
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10 reviews 10 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

Burgers and BBQ. Some salads but I went with the chicken and rib combo. Reasonably priced and easy for a day at Shoal Bay. Get a beach chair and umbrella from Ray Deman and you're good to go. Beers at Ernie's only $2.50. Nice!

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Baltimore, Maryland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

Very reasonably priced. Dined on great bbq and rum drinks. Friendly staff, great service, free parking, right on Shoal Bay East.

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Blue Bell, Pennsylvania
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44 reviews 44 reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013

On our first trips to Anguilla in 2004/2005, we absolutely loved Uncle Ernie's - great, simple food at a great price. We were a little disappointed on our last visit. First, they didn't have half of what they advertised. No crayfish, conch, etc. Luckily, they had just caught local fish, so we all got the fish sandwich. Completely mediocre. It... More

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Birmingham, Alabama
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2012

it appears that Ernie's is back on track the same great prices, new staff and yes the food has improved, we visited Anguilla coming from st Martin the beach is fantastic perfect location for a BBQ and a rum punch

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