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Bobbejan's

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Kaya Albert Engelhardt 2, Kralendijk, Bonaire
+599 717 4783
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London, United Kingdom
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134 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

In Bonaire for the 2nd time this year and as the heading states you really cannot come here without at least having one meal/takeout from here! Never disappoints! Always Delicious and a bargain! For the best of everything, go for the Bobbejan's Special - I always do! and at $18 a box it can feed 1 very hungry persons or... More 

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Thank John M
Hot Springs National Park
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We stopped in on a Sunday after not seeing anything else open that looked appetizing. Between the the of us we had most of the items on the menu and we were all impressed with them. I personally had the chicken satehs with peanut sauce and the taste wss not what I was anticipating and really threw me off, they... More 

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Little Rock
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I come from the land of BBQ, not the Texas, KC, or Carolina wannabe bbq. Real, Memphis BBQ. I'd eat here any day. Between my group we had the Ribs, Satehs, and Chicken leg. The flavor of the chicken and ribs were as good as any I've ever had. The ribs were just a tad on the dry side, no... More 

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Savannah, Georgia
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Very generous takeout portions of the best ribs on the island. You can dine in also but bring your DEET. Within walking distance from town. Finger Licking Good Ribs and great slaw as a side. $10 for our takeout meal of ribs, slaw and fries. A great local place so you know the food is great when the locals come... More 

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Nashotah, Wisconsin, United States
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106 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Bobbejan's has been a regular place we stop when we visit the island. My husband and I did takeaway to enjoy at home. We both had the ribs with fries and coleslaw. The ribs were tough and had little meat. Overall, very disappointing. The quality has declined over our last couple of visits. Not sure that this place will stay... More 

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Thank Wendy T
New York City, New York
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28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

This place came highly recommended so the bar was set high. The BBQ was good, but nothing to write home about. It is only open on the weekends. The place was busy with lots of take out orders. Seating was limited. I had the chicken, which was good.

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016

Great ribs, great price, great atmosphere. No frills, just good honest food and service. We've never been disappointed.

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Thank Mark S
Kralendijk, Bonaire
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48 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

Met some friends at Bobbejans last Friday evening for dinner ... never disappointed !! Most of us had the rib, which are always delicious ... one had the fish, also reported to be delicious !! Service was prompt, food was great, beer was cold, dining under the stars ... what more can you ask !!!

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Thank KOB159014
Charleston WV
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17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

Historically this is our first meal on the island. This place isn't fancy but the food is great! Salad, rice and a piece of grilled wahoo. It really doesn't get any better than that!! Only open on weekends though :(

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Thank arhl
New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

We don't eat ribs, but the chicken satay was quite good. Make a salad at home and serve the satay for your main course. It was a nice break from eating out every night.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Barbecue
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kaya Albert Engelhardt 2, Kralendijk, Bonaire
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bonaire  >  Kralendijk
  • Phone Number: +599 717 4783

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?