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Jack's Shack

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$$ - $$$
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Bahamian, Jamaican
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South Base | Beachfront, 500 Yards Up the Beach From the Cruise Center, TKCA 1ZZ, Grand Turk
+1 649-232-0099
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Sayre, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Jack's Shack is a great place to eat, drink, and have fun. The jerk chicken was awesome, but I never did get my conch fritters. They said the would bring them to me. I went back up to the food prep area and it was so crowded I just gave up. I will say that it was very very busy... More 

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Strathroy
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30 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This place was recommended to us over Margaritaville. It's located as far as you can go to the left of the beach as you leave the pier. They did not charge for use of beach chairs, some places were. We did not get the use of an umbrella and I cannot tell you if they charged for them, I suspect... More 

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Suwanee, GA
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great beach day from cruise ship. Nice beach and water but the best part is the food and drinks and of course Topher. Turks Head beer, cracked conch, conch fritters, jerk chicken. Not much more you could want in a beach bar!

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Thank billdog
Gatineau, Quebec
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17 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice atmosphere away from Margaritaville. You can print the coupon for free rum from the website. It was quite busy when we went, and a bit hectic, but worth the stop. When you get off of the ship, go left and keep walking. If you're lucky, you may get to see Jack's dog.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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3 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Not really impressed - got the jerk chicken and fish sand and supposed to get fries. Three times we asked for them and we finally left. The chicken I would say was ok..but had better jerk chicken in Jamaica. Really overpriced.

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Thank ahoppis2
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Get the jerk chicken for sure. Our dive charter took us directly to this place and man am i glad they did, the environment is friendly and talkative.

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Thank FreshPots
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On our MSC cruise to Grand Turk, we did a Segway excursion.It was Great. Upon completion we were ready for lunch.The guides recommended Jacks Shack. The food was delicious.The jerked chicken was excellent, and the service was fast.It was located on the beach and very lively with music and people. It was awesome!

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ontario
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommended... Right on the beach and easy access from the beach and road. The jerk chicken is amazing.

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Weston, WI
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We rented a golf cart to tour the island on two afternoons and stopped in for a bite and drink. They're open when cruise ships at the dock, within site of the ships, but tucked away behind a small industrial area that you have to know where you're going to get there. Cruise ship staff go here and will tell... More 

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Thank Rick D
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jack's is a really fun beach break. If you never got past the cruise center, you missed a great time. We go back every time we are in Grand Turk. Cheers!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$8 - $13
Cuisine
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Bahamian, Jamaican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: South Base | Beachfront, 500 Yards Up the Beach From the Cruise Center, TKCA 1ZZ, Grand Turk
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Turks and Caicos  >  Grand Turk
  • Phone Number: +1 649-232-0099
Description
Enjoy the local flavor from our grille and tiki hut bar while relaxing on our deck overlooking the crystal blue sea and sandy beach. We are only open on cruise ship days except for special occasions (Call or email us.)

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?