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In The Backyard Bar & Restaurant

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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the better excursions on our recent 10-stop Caribbean cruise. The owners are very gracious and the setting is pleasant. The husband tells you about rum; the wife cooks and serves. She is a very good cook and gave us a lunch of salad,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank KSSeaB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Back yard restaurant serves great food. Although we do not usually eat freshwater fish, the fresh water fish given to us was prepared very tastefully. Our group thought that we were being taken to a Rum distillery according to the Itinerary shown , but...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank DilrukshiH
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came to this restaurant as a part of the Taste of Antigua tour. Had an amazing time from pickup to drop-off. We were given a taste of rum punch and then two other types of very strong rum -- almost tasted like scotch. The food,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank stefan6912
Reviewed November 15, 2018

went here advertised as a taste of Antigua, hoping for a nice bar with a sea view, bar surrounded by corrugated sheeting hence no view and we were locked inside, the bar is right next to a busy junction so the noise and fumes were...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank wildbillwhitcombe
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

I was introduced to "In the Backyard" in 2016. Since then it has become one of my places to go when I want to kick back with friends and have some good food. The staff is friendly and the menu impeccable at a reasonable price....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Desta M
Reviewed September 18, 2018

Went to this restaurant for a Rum and food tasting. The owners were a very pleasant husband and wife team who welcomed our party of 14 guests from a cruise ship. The background to rum making was explained as was the history of sugar beet....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank olly t
Reviewed March 18, 2018

This is the best place to eat, drink and meet a ton of nice people in Antigua. The food is prepared by a Jamaican wife of an Antiguan and is absolutely scrumptious, well priced and the husband gives an excellent service. The jerk chicken was...More

Date of visit: March 2018
2  Thank mrtropical
Reviewed March 11, 2018

This was an excursion booked through our Cruise Ship. While it wasn't as expected, it turned out fine. Our guide was very friendly and knowledgeable. We did 2 or 3 shots of rum and the food was really tasty. The restaurant staff was friendly. Would...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank Woodman1966
Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

Always a good place to eat, never been disappointed by the food. The owner John is very accommodating.

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank Alijah J
Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

We booked in for a rum tasting tour and sample food. It was brilliant. Really informative. I wasnt so sure when i arrived as it literally is a back yard. But wow, what an experience. Highly recommend tour, popping in for a drink or lunch

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank NItraveller15
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