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Compass Point

American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Bahamian
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Gambier Village, Nassau, New Providence Island
1 242 327 4500
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Ivyland, Pennsylvania
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I dined at Compass Point on the outdoor deck. We both enjoyed our seafood ravioli and salad, but particularly want to give a big shout out to Elroy, for making the 50th birthday one to remember!

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Thank onekagirl
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I absolutely adored this place right when I walked up the stairs from the beach. Co-owner, Paco, painted big, colorful, funky foot prints to follow from the beach to the bar. Walking through paths of bright tree house like cabins to the patio was like stepping into Disneyland. The resort was quiet so they let me go out to the... More 

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Monaco
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237 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great view from the restaurant and the foods not bad, but its full of the dregs of humanity who look like they've been kicked out of McDonalds for being under dressed! Not my sort of thing.

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Thank Dogontour
Perth, Australia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I ended up coming here for dinner because I couldn't bring myself to stay and eat at my booked accommodation (see separate review). This place is a gem...the service was brilliant and would rank up there with any restaurant anywhere. The food is good, portions are generous, and the views are stunning. I had the prawns, which were so tasty... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the bus from downtown at a local's recommendation, $1.25 each way great deal. We came for a beer (they have one of the best selections on the island) and stayed for the fish. After trying many restaurants, the top ones included, we still had not found an outstanding meal until Compass Point. They had fresh snapper, you pick... More 

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Thank wiseone2013
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This wasn't just dinner, it was an experience. Picked our fish from the display, server offered to filet it. Ate hogfish, rum cake, guava cake. Food was way excellent, sunset was beautiful, coffee good. Upper end on the price but well worth it.

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Thank Greg J
Toronto, Canada
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch while waiting for a connecting flight to Exuma. Perfect location, right on the ocean and only a few minutes by taxi from the airport. Great food. Make sure you try the Conch. Staff was outstanding as was the service. Can't wait to go back.

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Thank Peter R
Boynton Beach, Florida
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanted a nice sunset view and nice dinner and they delivered! It is a beautiful location and less touristy. It was the highlight of our vacation!

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Amsterdam
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65 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food was nice, but nothing special. We had the seafood pasta which was ok. A decent wine selection, Kendall Jackson chardonnay, Always nice and it went well with the food. But it was nothing special in comparison to some of the other restaurants near by in Gambier. The one thing that cannot be beaten is the view... oh my, a... More 

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Thank JJWAmsterdam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

We are doing the local thing on the first half of our vacation and our host recommended this place. Food is delicious, even for picky kids. Fish fingers and fish wrap were winners. Vegan selections as well. The caipirinhas are strong, so put on your drinking shoes.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Bahamian
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gambier Village, Nassau, New Providence Island
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  New Providence Island  >  Nassau
  • Phone Number: 1 242 327 4500

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