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North Shore Shell Museum Bar & Restaurant

Bay, Tortola
495-4714
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Ranked #56 of 114 restaurants in Tortola
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Mansfield, Massachusetts
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39 reviews 39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2012

We had a fantastic local meal of bbq fish and breadfruit, loved it so much we came back again for the lobster. About as fresh as food gets! Delicious and very kind service from the owner.

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Road Town, Tortola
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45 reviews 45 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2012 via mobile

Egbert is a fascinating man and cooks well. The shell museum is unusual and the hand lettered signs in local English are the stars of the show. Find out why you should cut a tree to make your boat at full moon. This and much local lore wil pass with the few guys like Egbert who grew up in a... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2012

We recently visited the North Shore Shell Museum in Tortola, BVI based upon reviews read in Trip Advisor and some word-of-mouth recommendations. It certainly is an interesting experience and one that is not for everyone but if you are adventurous you will not be disappointed. Chef & Proprietor Egberth is a delightful gentleman who has created a homage to collecting... More

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Cleveland
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

I'd heard that recent years had found proprietor Egberth Donovan focusing outward for income to the detriment of the North Shore Shell Museum (& Restaurant). Happily, our recent visit found him wholly rededicated to the NSSM and it looks better than ever. Egberth and cohort Mannington Callwood, entertained before, during and after our breakfast with conversation, tales of yore and... More

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Tortola
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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2012

I took my husband and 2 friends for breakfast at the North Shore Shell Museum in Carrot Bay and the experience was, as all my visits have been, a delight. Curator, proprietor and chef Eggberth serves up a delicious plate of pancakes and bacon and scrambled eggs (there is no menu) accompanied by juice made from fruit off his property.....mango,... More

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