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SunShine Shack

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Rendezvous Bay Beach | Located Next to Anguilla Great House, The Valley, Anguilla
+1 264-476-0649
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10:30 am - 5:30 pm
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Wed - Mon 10:30 am - 5:30 pm
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Tucson
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Love Garvey. Food great. Have had the ribs and chicken a couple of times. Friend had the grilled lobster and said it was excellent. I have bad timing to get a lobster there.

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Herndon, Virginia
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51 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

One of my favorite spots on Anguilla. Garvey is the owner and is super friendly and interesting. He cooks up fresh fish (and Lobster) right on one of the most beautiful beaches in Anguilla. And he plays some great Caribbean music. The experience is exactly what makes Anguilla so great. The snorkeling n front of the shack is not that... More 

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Royston, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely lovely beach (note the two lovelies! ). Happy, helpful and pleasant staff. Superb BBQ food. And a great band playing reggae and covers. Everyone who came, stayed and were thrilled to have discovered it- so were we!

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Newjersey
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a very very nice lunch 3 yrs ago. Was favorite meal at that time. Still very tasty ribs and snapper. Don't get me wrong. The food is one of the best. Nevertheless, the portion is so small for the price. Especially, the snapper at $27. Tiny fish with one spoon of cole slaw and minimal rice. Don't expect lunch... More 

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New York City, New York
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1,124 reviews
722 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 331 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Sunshine Shack is pure vacation mode. Sandy beach, bright sunny skies--cold drinks and BBQ Caribbean lunch. Its what makes life worth living.

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Thank lollygal
East End Village, Anguilla
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed March 22, 2017

If you want to feel like you have truly been in the Caribbean and you love reggae - the Sunshine Shack is the place to go. (Locals enjoy the Sunshine Shack too!) What a great place to eat outstanding freshly grilled food cooked by - Garvey. Garvey's Awesome Sauce gives the barbecue a tasty tang that can only be found... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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26 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed March 19, 2017

We spent an afternoon on Rendevous Bay at the Sunshine Shack. Rendevous Bay was expansive and beautiful. The water was calm enough to swim in. While we were in Anguilla, the North (Atlantic) bays had high surf so we went to the South (Caribbean) bay for less wave action. Garvey, who is the owner/chef at the Sunshine Shack cooks up... More 

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Sherman, Connecticut
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177 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed March 8, 2017

After walking the beach it was time for a pina colada! We had already had lunch but the food we saw others eating looked good and you can't beat the location!

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Bronxville, New York
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52 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed March 7, 2017

Do yourself a favor and go here for lunch. My husband and I started off by sharing the ribs/chicken entree, along with a couple of rum punches, and then ordered another entree of ribs because they were so go that we just had to have more (along with more rum punches). Seriously, these ribs are just amazing. So is the... More 

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Bertrange, Luxembourg
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56 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed March 1, 2017 via mobile

Located on the beautiful Rendez-vous Bay Beach, the SunShine Shack barbecue and grill is a friendly place where you can chill out on the beach while listening to very good Bob Marley's music and siping a very tasty Mojito!!! Rasta ambiance warms you!!! Fresh food and nice service very friendly! And don't forget to leave your message on the walls!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $25
Cuisine
Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 5:30 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 5:30 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 5:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rendezvous Bay Beach | Located Next to Anguilla Great House, The Valley, Anguilla
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Anguilla  >  The Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 264-476-0649
Description
Watch the crystal clear waters wash the sparkling white sands as you enjoy a refreshing cocktail in the comforting shade of your umbrella. SunShine Shack is the place to experience real island vibes in Anguilla, this is paradise! The bar explodes with life at 10:30am every day of the week except Tuesday.The aroma of the grill entices and the sounds of reggae coupled with the serenity of the ocean create the perfect setting. Garvey fires up the grill daily with Chicken, Ribs, Snapper and Lobster (upon request). Relax and enjoy an assortment of beers, wines, liquor, soft-drinks and cocktails! Ask about the SunShine Rum punch - It packs a wallop! Garvey's famous BBC (Banana Baileys Coconut)smoothie is a tasty treat as well! Follow us on Instagram : Sunshineshack_ LIVE UP! LOVE UP! LIVE ON!

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