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Blackbeard's Bistro

Emerald Gecko, Beach 5, Havelock Island, India
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

We were staying at the Emerald Gecko while at Havelock and therefore got multiple instances to eat at Blackbeard's Bistro. The menu, while limited has quite a range for everyone. Ample vegetarian as well as seafood and poultry. The sheer variety of fish on offer, from barracuda to snapper to Trevalli was outstanding. Breakfast was excellent as well with the... More

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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

Brilliant hospitality ,foods great & Location which adds on to the list.Very limited items are available because of which i had least of confusion what to order.Unlike some restaurants who have 10 page menu and you wished they had concentrated on how the food is prepared

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Bangalore
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

We ate food in Black Beards Bistro during our stay in Gecko. the fish is was awesome. we ate Red Snapper with Manchurian & Cream with Barracuda both are finger licking tasty. however, price is mid range which is not too higher or not cheaper. if you are continental food lover then you must visit BB Bistro.

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bloomsbury london
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013

We ate here one evening. It is a small open shack on the beach with an area on the beach with a few tables but otherwise an open thatch hut. Lots of mosquitos and other beach insects. The food was ok. Nothing at all special but ok. It had been recommended by other travellers but we both thought it wasn't... More

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Delhi
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37 reviews 37 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

I am so surprised to see such high ratings for this place! For me, the only plus is the visual appeal of this place. We stayed in Emerald Gecko and had a few dinners here. The place is very beautifully done for dinners if you want to sit outside – subtly decorated with beautiful cotton curtains that look beautiful when... More

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London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

We ate here a couple of times, we understand that this is also owned by Wild Orchid and the menu is said to be designed by the chef at Red Snapper also, however the menu does change everyday, which in many ways is really nice as you can get bored of seeing the same menu once you've eaten a few... More

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Lahti, Finland
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38 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2013

The bistro located on The Emerald Geco resort has a snazzy ( if surly on occasion) service at a fantastic location bang on the beach. The ambiance in the evenings is magical when all the lights are on at the al fresco dining area oustide the main restaurant. That being said the food is just average and a bit bland... More

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Chandigarh, India
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

Awesome food and people who try and get you what you want, even if there is none left. Well behaved people and concerned about your food and experience.

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Delhi
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51 reviews 51 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2012

had the most awesome sea food here and great cheap beer. plus the ambience is totally shacky and adds to the experience. right next to the sea and you can hear the waves rumbling in. awesome place

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New Delhi, India
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

the best part of the cafe is the food and the also the view. the cafe is located at the emerald gecko and is bang on the beach.....its lovely to sit there at night and its one of the few places which are on the beach. the food was gr8.

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