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Halvorson House Restaurant

Bennett's Harbour, Cat Island
(242) 354-6003
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Ranked #5 of 16 Restaurants in Cat Island
Price range: $10 - $50
Cuisines: American, Caribbean, Coffee Shop, Bahamian
Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Scenic view
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Scenic view
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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  • English first
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English first
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

This is definitely amongst the top 5 of the probably 25 places we've eaten at in the Bahamas. The decor isn't fancy, but the food is great and caringly prepared.

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Great Falls, Virginia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Not much more to say than that the place is closing; food was fair, service excellent, but CLOSING, so eat elsewhere!!

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LaBelle, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

If you're like me, I like to get on the water early.They make a sausage and grits bowl ,with a juice for $5, it gives you a great start for a morning of fishing

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Chicago, Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

Menu choice is limited but it serves delicious food with great value. The restaurant is kept immaculately clean and pleasant.

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North Ridgeville, Ohio
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

The food here was consistently amazing. They served some of the best vegetarian food I've ever eaten. The meat-eaters in my group were equally satisfied. :)

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Littleton, Colorado
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2013

Staying down the road, we stopped there for dinner one night. Be sure to make reservations! We had delicious jerk chicken, a Caribbean classic!

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st paul mn
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2012

The HH restaraunt serves fresh food with familiar favorites for stateside folks (omelets, quesadillas) but also serves up local favorites. We found the food delicious (ate breakfast, lunch, and dinners there during our vacation). Service is always with a smile and a personal touch. Food is reasonably priced--good value for the quality and type of food served.

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Worcester, MA
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11 reviews 11 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2012

Mouth-watering chicken picatta over fettuccine, quesadillas loaded with fresh veggies, ice cream sandwiches on homemade sweet bread: I'm not usually a food connoisseur, but Tim's creations left me looking forward to every meal. The food is among the best I've had anywhere.

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maryland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2012

Tim is wonderful, takes great pride in his work, and prepares great meals, although dinner was a bit overpriced compared to other restaurants on the island.

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Grand Junction, Colorado
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2012

If you like fresh fish Tim the chef at Halvorson House is your man! The entire dining experience completely exceeded my expectations. Great hosts in a warm friendly environment. If you enjoy cooking and want to sharpen your skills Tim will be more than happy to provide advise and tips as you watch his meal preparation.

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Additional Information about Halvorson House Restaurant

Address: Bennett's Harbour, Cat Island
Phone Number: (242) 354-6003
Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  Out Islands  >  Cat Island
Average Prices: USD 10 - 50
Cuisine: American, Caribbean, Coffee Shop, Bahamian

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