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Jack's Shack

South Base | Beachfront, 500 Yards Up the Beach From the Cruise Center, TKCA 1ZZ, Grand Turk
+1 649-232-0099
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“jerk chicken” (285 reviews)
“conch fritters” (55 reviews)
“fries” (43 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Bahamian, Jamaican
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
South Base | Beachfront, 500 Yards Up the Beach From the Cruise Center, TKCA 1ZZ, Grand Turk
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1 - 10 of 877 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I recommend walking the short distance for the water quality and peace away from the port. However, only one worker actually smiled at us. I attempted to be nice to the chair rental guys, store workers, and bartenders to no avail. The dogs were the...More

Thank ALS185315
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Loved our lunch at Jack’s Shack. The jerk chicken was moist and flavorful. Service was spot on and even sampled a few drinks and the rum. Great stress free environment with a gorgeous beach.

Thank Insgoddess
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were told about this place by a local. For atmosphere it is a great place to go. Lots of our cruise passengers found this place too. Was crowded but not so crowded there was no place to sit. Music was playing, volleyball was ongoing,...More

Thank AmyGreen72
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went by golf cart to have lunch and see Topher after touring the island. While the food was yummy, the server (not new because another group remembered him from last fall) was lacking. Was able to order quickly and got our drinks and food in...More

Thank tpag8rgirl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is an incredible beach just a short walk from the cruise port. We actually came here after taking a cab to Governor's Beach to see the shipwreck. We wanted to walk the beach back to Jack's but there's a fence in the way and...More

Thank fastpitchten
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a cruise stop and based on the reviews thought we should check it out. Very nice people greeted us to get us set up on the beach. There is a reasonable charge for chairs and umbrella. I was not fond of my pina...More

Thank Tamara R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Grand Turk is beautiful, but the sand is hard to walk on. It gives and shifts a LOT more than Curacao's Mambo beach. The 500 yards feels like forever if you are out of shape, which we are. If you have any walking problems, back...More

Thank Tina E
Jack S, Owner at Jack's Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Sorry your service was slow. We have had a few employees out sick lately. We don’t cater to adult drink customers any differently to soft drink customers. If you walk on the sand by the water it is easier. Come back again and we’ll make...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stopped by for our second visit to Jack's during a cruise stop. Place was packed! Even with the crowd, bar service and food service was very quick. Jerk chicken is incredible! Be sure and pay for your food at the bar before you get in...More

Thank Terry N
Reviewed May 14, 2018

Open air restaurant right on a beautiful beach close to the cruise dock. Food was excellent and served by a very friendly staff. Reasonably priced as well.

Thank spinnaker101
Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

Pretty much the only reason people go here is for Topher and Calypso, the goldendoodles. However the water and beach here is way better than it is closer to the ship. The is no rocks, or sea weeds. The food and drinks are great, they...More

1  Thank Derek E
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GeorgiaMango
March 24, 2018|
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Response from Jack S | Property representative |
Yes we have free beach chairs and $10 umbrellas. Our beach staff can set you up. Tips appreciated. We have lots of supply plus plenty of shaded seating on the deck. We can get busy when two ships are in port. Come early... More
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Larry L
August 10, 2017|
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Response from JEAN1999 | Reviewed this property |
yes you can walk to the beach and rent shade
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Charlotte L
July 31, 2017|
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Response from nenf | Reviewed this property |
Pls. go to their website. You will get your info answered.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$8 - $13
Cuisine
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Bahamian, Jamaican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Scenic view, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
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
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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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