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Mad Mongoose

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English Harbour, Antigua
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Dining options: Late Night, Drinks, Dinner, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 21
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  • 18
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  • 3
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Our favorite meal in Antigua

We were directed here by a local and what a great recommendation it was. Our waitress had the most amazing, sculpted hair style and she couldn't have been nicer. Her drink suggestions, rum punch and dark-and-stormies, were perfect. Our party ordered some salads, the fully-loaded hamburger... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 4, 2015
Barbarienne
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Cupertino, California
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Cupertino, California
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

We were directed here by a local and what a great recommendation it was. Our waitress had the most amazing, sculpted hair style and she couldn't have been nicer. Her drink suggestions, rum punch and dark-and-stormies, were perfect. Our party ordered some salads, the fully-loaded hamburger, steak-and-ale pie, fresh fish, and chicken curry. All were excellent and beautifully presented! The... More 

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Great local sailor bar. Good hearty food and happy hour. Eat before ten or the music will take over.

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Ridgefield, CT
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67 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Lively, fun atmosphere... very friendly people. Only had drinks... all were reasonably priced.short walk from docks.

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Thank soccertravel
London
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75 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 190 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

After being overcharged and ripped off by the bar next door (and other local eating establishments) we found the Mad Mongoose. They serve great food - cooked to order - at reasonable prices and by friendly staff. They have daily theme nights sometimes with live bands after 10pm. And their Paella Nights are very popular. Also if you have a... More 

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Thank Chris2006
Hampshire, UK
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110 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Popped in here for a few drinks on a couple of occasions. Happy hour starts at 4.00 and local drinks are $5 EC which equates to about £1.25 for a large G&T in a nice environment with free nibbles. What's not to like???

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Thank ImATravelJunkie
Seattle, Washington
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93 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

I dropped in during the Super Bowl, because the American owner had the game showing on 7 big screen TVs. This is a lively local bar and restaurant within walking distance of both Nelson's Dockyard and Falmouth Harbour. Happy Hour on most nights from 4:00 – 7:00 pm, with drink specials. The food is what you would expect from a... More 

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Thank CircleTheWorld
Guelph, Canada
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

We loved visiting the Mad Mongoose for drinks, happy hour and dinner. Whether sitting at the bar, out at the picnic tables, or in the back with the pool tables this is an all around great watering hole. The drinks are cold and the food is tasty and well priced.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Great 'home-cooked' food, and unlike the venue next door does add on charges for tax, service, etc. Friendly owner and staff - who give hugs in abundance.

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London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Had a couple of beers in this bar for first as its closed out of season , loved it , fast service and it was busy

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1 Thank Deancummings
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Well worth a visit for happy hour 4 till 7 The bar is friendly and the staff very willing to help. Seating available at the bar or outside.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: English Harbour, Antigua
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Antigua and Barbuda  >  Antigua  >  Saint Paul Parish  >  English Harbour

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Caribbean, Seafood, Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene

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