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Jolly Harbour | South Beach, Saint Mary's, Antigua
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good37%
  • Average22%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
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Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Jolly Harbour | South Beach, Saint Mary's, Antigua
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Vibe was great, music was good, loved the bar. But the food took over an hour and it was just mediocre

Thank Rnice22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If (like us) you’re from the UK and not super-rich, then Antigua is going to hit you as expensive. Only Monte Carlo has been more pricey for me. Taking that as a given, Castaways is no more expensive than the other restaurants and bars in...More

Thank Al_Gale777
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went to castaway for lunch with family during a recent trip to Antigua, the food was expensive and was just ok, staff were also rude and totally messed up my order. We were constantly hassled by people on the beach/ in the restaurant trying...More

Thank Maria H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visiting Jolly Beach for the day, this local gem proved itself in short time. Arriving on the beach in front of castaways, the owner/manager let us use the beach chairs for free when we said we would be buying local beers. This place looked a...More

Thank Gillardtj
Reviewed July 11, 2018

The location is hard to beat - right on a fantastic beach, next to Jolly Harbour. If you are after a cocktail to watch the sunset or simply a swim and a drink then this is definitely the place for you. If you are after...More

1  Thank Oli C
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

The food was great but on the high side. Service was good also. The Indian food was amazing. We'll be back

Thank ajray85
Reviewed June 12, 2018

I was very excited to see the menu for this restaurant. "An Authentic Indian Menu". The menu was very varied, with many "traditional" Indian dishes from various regions of India. However what I was served was a million miles away from the menu description. Insipid...More

Thank Brian O
Reviewed June 9, 2018

We eat here all the time when we're in Antigua, whether staying at a villa or up the road at Sugar Ridge. Food is very good - love the Indian cuisine, too - and thank you for the Indian poutine made to order!!! Drinks are...More

Thank Patricia E
Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

That was probably the best chicken saag we have ever had. Chicken was so tender, saag was unbelievable, definitely tell that it was a authentic Indian dish . Sticky ribs ,we're excellent. The Antigua smile cocktail was excellent also

Thank asprinkles
Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for a late lunch. The curry shrimp kebabs were really good...but we loved the fries. (I wish I knew why/how French fries in Antigua so much better than the States!). Service was a little slow but the staff was so friendly...it didn’t...More

Thank iugirl89
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Barbara M
June 8, 2018|
Response from CocoBaileys | Reviewed this property |
Not 100% sure but there is a shop might be easier to buy one there and if you can not take it back with you leave out with on of the local children who play on the beach there.
September 17, 2016|
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Response from Kaylensmom | Reviewed this property |
It really just depends on who you rent from. We rented from Castaway. You go to the bar and pay there. Their chairs and umbrellas were much nicer. We paid for the umbrella and the chairs were free. Not sure if that was how... More
February 8, 2016|
Response from dahliaStrech | Reviewed this property |
most restaurants here will accept Ec and Us funds. As well as credit card. There are many, many restaurants along the beaches with only a very short taxi ride away. be sure to check in along Jolly Marina complex for some... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Scenic view
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jolly Harbour | South Beach, Saint Mary's, Antigua
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Antigua and Barbuda  >  Antigua  >  Saint Mary's
  • Phone Number: 15624445
Castaways Glows, an iconic Beach Bar and Restaurant nestled on the white creamy sands of Jolly Beach, Antigua and Barbuda. The azure Caribbean sea is just steps away, it beckons you.
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