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Fernando's Hideaway

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Lower Bay, Bequia
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Rustic and traditional

Loved the experience Simple food well cooked and accompanied by very tasty local vegetables A wonderful setting fr an evening meal

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 3, 2015
Hunnybunnys
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West Sussex, United Kingdom
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West Sussex, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015 NEW

Loved the experience Simple food well cooked and accompanied by very tasty local vegetables A wonderful setting fr an evening meal

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Limited menu, but delicious Vincentian cuisine with amazing fresh fish. Hard to find, but worth trying.

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Usk, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

We visited Fernando's as a group of friends after having read the reviews on Tripadvisor and we were not disappointed. I think most reviews make it clear that this is not a "posh restaurant" but a very high standard informal restaurant serving fresh authentic Caribbean food. It does not attempt to be pretentious but serves very tasty meals utilizing locally... More 

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New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

My wife and I ate at Fernando's Hideaway last night and I must say that the effusive reviews from other posters are not exaggerated! The food was excellent plus! The stars of the meal were the vegetables! I had fish and my wife had pork - but with them we had eight or ten separate vegetables. Each portion was small... More 

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Pangbourne
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

We were staying at The Bequia Beach Hotel and were there half board so no real incentive to eat out. The food was excellent at BBH but guests we had met all raved about Fernando's and it was a must visit. So along with 2 other hotel guests we took ourselves off to Fernando's. The setting was above Lower Bay... More 

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Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Fernando's - or Nando's to the locals - is a cosy restaurant on a rise set far back from the road at the town end of Lower Bay. You would not realise it was there unless someone took you (and reserved a table days beforehand). Run by the idiosyncratic owner and with his two twin(?) daughters serving, this is an... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

A simple menu, actually not really a menu, you get a choice for the day of what the owner has cooked but that means it's all fresh and local. Great setting over the bay with simple local decor. If you choose to eat in town I would make this your first stop. It's good value for money, unfussy tasty local... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015 via mobile

Lovely little restaurant hidden away in Lower bay, but worth searching for. Food is simple but delicious with a limited menu choice, however this adds to the experience. Not badly priced and you get what Fernando has been able to catch that day. Doesn't get any fresher!! Recommend a visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Only one setting, you need to make reservations the day you get on the island or you will not be able to have dinner there. The owner goes fishing in the morning for the catch of the day to be served that evening...nothing frozen here. The owner is the chief along with his sisters to help in serving. It is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

A wonderful authentic chef cooked meal with delightful Caribbean nuanced flavour and seasonings (not spicy hot). It was a delightful ambiance and fernado, who fishes daily for the fresh fish, pops out to chat. Its a three course menu with three choices of mains. We eat in over 10 places on Bequia and Fernando's is easily the best in quality... More 

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  • Address: Lower Bay, Bequia
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Vincent and the Grenadines  >  Bequia

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