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Rock Sound, Eleuthera
(242) 334-2573 /(305) 515-8778
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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
To good to be true

Rose is the perfect ambassador for Eleuthera ...You will not find a better cook or have a better meal than at Northside ocean resort...We are fortunate to have friends that have a place on the island of Eleuthera and took us to Roses place...we never miss a chance to take in the breathtaking views... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 6, 2015
Donald R
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Chesapeake, United States
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Chesapeake, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Rose is the perfect ambassador for Eleuthera ...You will not find a better cook or have a better meal than at Northside ocean resort...We are fortunate to have friends that have a place on the island of Eleuthera and took us to Roses place...we never miss a chance to take in the breathtaking views and hoist one of her island... More 

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Moline, Illinois
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Meeting Rose was our good fortune. She has the immediate appeal of An old friend. We loved the decor and her place is located on a gorgeous beach. We arrived unexpected and were welcomed in. She made us a tantalizing smothered grouper lunch like I've never had. Her coleslaw was unique fresh and fantastic. Home cooking at its finest. When... More 

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Gaylord, Michigan
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Go here of the best island food. Seafood is wonderful. Rose Gibbons the owner, chef, story teller, artist is one of the most wonderful persons we've ever met. Island funky decor. Sand floor bar area. Decor via the waves on the beach below. Great beach..

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Wisconsin
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

We came here after a great visit a couple of years ago. Called her for a heads up and we're welcomed to a excellent fish and chicken late lunch. A dreary day so we ate inside with lots of interesting crafts and sea stuff. Last time she made our grandkid a cool shell person that she cherishes. Take the time... More 

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New York
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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

4 of us had a another enjoyable lunch, with Rose's inimitable and delicious snapper, preceded by a loll on the gorgeous beach just beneath the restaurant. The place has real character, and the owner too, and the location is stunning.

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El Cerrito, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

Best food we had on the island!! Love everything about this place. If you're on a budget, consider staying here. If you're passing by, definitely stop in for a meal. Call first to confirm Rose is there to host you.

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Arlington, MA
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25 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Rose is an Eleutheran treasure and her restaurant is such a great place to spend a few hours (which you will cause she is the cook, waitress, bartender and dishwasher, so it's not a fast lunch!) The best snapper we had of our trip and a might fine (strong!) rum punch. Thanks Rose!

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Ringwood, New Jersey
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

I've been dining at Nort'side since 1999. Rose Gibson, the proprietor and cook, is not only the best cook on the island, but the warmest human I've ever met. I always bring friends, guest, and new acquaintances to this wonderful restaurant, bar, beach. The sand floor sets the ambiance. Her big dog Teddy is a hoot as he makes dog... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

We went reef fishing at Cotton Bay and took the fresh filleted Mahi Mahi catch to Rose to have her cook a few fillets for us. She turned it into a fantastic Bahamian fish fry dinner accompanied by her excellent Jerk chicken and coleslaw. The food at Northside is seconded only by the host. Rose is the sweetest lady. We... More 

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Sydney
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Rosie is wonderful. She cooked us the best fried grouper I had on the island. This is down home, simple, Bahamian food. The dog outside was super friendly, the view was beautiful.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rock Sound, Eleuthera
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  Out Islands  >  Eleuthera
  • Phone Number: (242) 334-2573 /(305) 515-8778

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

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