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Bay Street, Nassau, New Providence Island
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 13
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    Very good
  • 6
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Worthwhile!

Don't be deterred by location. We were skeptical...party of 11 (4 parents and 9 teens). Tired of local fare on a weeks visit? Our party agreed this was one of the best meals on the island. The food was hot, fresh, delicious and shared family style. Order take out for a beach picnic or... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 11, 2015
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Early, Texas
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Columbia, Pennsylvania
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25 reviews 25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This Chinese restaurant located on East Bay St. in Nassau has become an annual favorite for our group when we visit The Bahamas each February. They offer a wonderfully diverse menu that includes "American" cuisine. Their Chinese offerings are fresh, extremely delicious, good portions, and reasonable pricing. Peking duck, lemon chicken, chicken and broccoli, all of the sweet and sours... More 

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Early, Texas
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Don't be deterred by location. We were skeptical...party of 11 (4 parents and 9 teens). Tired of local fare on a weeks visit? Our party agreed this was one of the best meals on the island. The food was hot, fresh, delicious and shared family style. Order take out for a beach picnic or dinner on your balcony. We will... More 

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Holly Springs, Georgia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

When in Nassau if you have to have authentic, tasty, well presented scrumptious Chinese food, Villa East is the place to go. Everything from Seafood, Chicken, Pork, Steak and more you will not be disappointed! Smiling faces, reasonable prices and great location not far for the Center of Nassau!

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Ibiza
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69 reviews 69 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

I had not been for a long time and was worried when not asked on arrival if I had booked. On previous visits the place has always been full and this time it was quiet, I should have left then. We ordered the Peking duck to start and a bottle of wine. Our wine waiter came to say our bottle... More 

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Miami Beach, Florida
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29 reviews 29 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

We have been here several times. The tenderloin and rack of lamb are both fantastic. The house wonton soup is delicious. Nice portions. It would be nice if the owner would clean up the approach to the restaurant. Specifically the dumpster and landscaping.

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Nassau, New Providence Island
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

I was just there for Chinese New Years, it was awesome as always Mr. Lee is always on the top of his game, he really gave everyone a taste of the experience

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Montreal, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

I don't know why this place is rated lower than Sbarro and Dunkin Donuts (!!???). For the price, the food was great. East Villa was recommended by locals who eat there all the time, they said the non-Chinese food was also very good. We shared a number of dishes and had some reasonably priced wine. The price was fair and... More 

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Marco Island
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72 reviews 72 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

This used to be one of my favorite restaurants in Nassau. It is screaming for a little TLC. The service & quality of food have also declined. The menu has not been changed in twenty years. This walk down memory lane was truly a dissapointment.

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Fife
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43 reviews 43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

I just reviewed another local Chinese Restaurant, Double Dragon, and gave it high marks. I give East Villa the same high marks. The difference is that East Villa has a better ambience, slightly better food ... and is more expensive. This is a very nice restaurant with good food, good service and comfortable surroundings. They have a couple of unusual... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

this is where we go for Chinese food in Nassau. Food is fresh and tasty, service is fine. nothing trendy or eye popping but a great change from other cuisine and well done.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Bay Street, Nassau, New Providence Island
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  New Providence Island  >  Nassau

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese

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