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Lukka Kairi Restaurant and Bar

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Mon, 1/21
8:00 PM

Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Bahamian, International
Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Large groups, Bar scene

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Lukka Kairi means "People of the Islands" Your authentic Bahamian Dining Adventure starts with authentic Bahamian Dishes and an ambience that truly shows the culture of the Bahamian People. Unique "Theatre in the Round seating" and Open Kitchen has the effect of table side chefs. Local farmers and fisherman supply fresh seafood and dining items and the aroma of the kitchen alone will put a spell on you. Amazing servers are also performers so you'll be super entertained with live junkanoo, limbo, dancing and more in addition to the amazing food and drinks. Our menu offers creativity and allows you to choose a combination of small plates so you can try so many tasty flavors. Sharing with your
$10 - $30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Bahamian, International
Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed today via mobile

I always look forward to coming here! Perfect restaurant to get a Modern Bahamian flavor! So delicious and the view is perfect!! Fun Atmosphere with great service a free WiFi

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Julie P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great good, friendly atmosphere, very clean and our waiter Lee was so much fun! Marciano and all the staff were very accommodating as well. We actually went twice on our vacation to The Bahamas. Thank you for an amazing experience. Jason & Melanie with the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank mhinch3
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We stopped to sample a couple of local beers while here on vacation. Fun atmosphere with friendly staff and a seemingly simple ring toss game where you try to get a ring on a string tied to the ceiling beam to sway until it connects...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Pilot1098
Reviewed 4 days ago

We stayed at the nearby Hilton for 7 nights, so we were constantly in search of a decent restaurant for our evening meal. Lukka Kairi wins our "best restaurant in downtown Nassau" award! Here's why. 1. They remain open past 6pm when many other downtown...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank TRW1952
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stopped in for dinner and returned the next night. Service is great - very personable and helpful. Food arrived and was GREAT. Loved sitting in open air dining.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank nancylee54
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The cruise ships were gone and we were a little skeptical of the lack of patronage. They delivered a great meal and attentive service despite the quiet night. Asparagus side dish was amazing. The fish tacos were very good. We were impressed

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank JoeySue66
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed the conch dishes (appetizer, soup, salad), asparagus, and a caesar salad. All of the food was very tasty. The view was unbeatable--straight across from the water and upstairs. The day was gorgeous. Ray was a kind and good waiter who offered to take...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Tgurl1
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a group of 7 with 3 kids. The kids loved the sliders and talked about returning to the restaurant for the rest of the week. The service and food were good, and we particularly enjoyed the live music. We were there on a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MuhGee
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a dinner on Christmas day at Lukka Kairi and the staff made it special. The food was great, the server was attentive and the Manager came by a number of times to ensure that we were taken care of. Thank you to the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MS-CS-Family
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not a whole lot to tell about this place other than the food was incredibly sweet, even the food that should be more bland or even a bit spicy. I realize that sweet food is probably a bigger thing in the Bahamas but sometimes it...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JechtRahl
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Mark C
December 16, 2017|
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Response from Chopin K | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, we don't have the answer. We were just cruiseship tourist there.
Sarah S
October 20, 2017|
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Response from Lisa R | Reviewed this property |
No you don’t need a reservation.
September 14, 2016|
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Response from bpmalo | Reviewed this property |
Moderate. It is an "a la cart" approach. You order your main course and then choose sides. Our meal with drinks, 2 sides, 2 main courses was about $80.
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