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Virgil's Real BBQ

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Atlantis Resort, New Providence Island
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Edmonton, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We dined on a night when the restaurant was full and understaffed. We had a reservation and were seated immediately. From that point on, though, we waited a long time at every step. I felt for our server, who clearly had more tables than he should have. We waited a long time to order, and then our food arrived fairly... More 

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London
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited here as a family and was looking forward to it but the ribs were all dry and not much meat and quite fatty and all the food was Luke warm not even hot like it had been sitting around for ages would go again had ribs the night before in chop sticks and they were amazing.

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Thank lhp1986
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I didn't have very high expectation, but I was defiantly blown away. We visited Virgil's several times during our stay and was our favourite restaurant on Paradise Island. The menu was good and the food was even better. The cocktails were great as well. The restaurant is located a small walk away form the bustling part of the Adventure Park... More 

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Lomianki, Poland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

First, we made a booking table, and like 59 % tables was free. We were asked to waitband we were waiting 2o minutes. So what is sens to make a booking? Thatn was better. Stuff a big plus. Food - misunderstanding. Chicken winy were complqtly black.... i belive that there is no sens to eat a lot of food but... More 

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Merritt Island, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The brisket was very lean and tender. The pulled chicken was flavorful. The service was good. We were there for the Super Bowl, there were plenty of TVS'. The portions were large. We took the leftovers back to the hotel room to finish the game. Excellent place to view sporting events

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Thank Frank V
Los Angeles, California
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When my family and I went to Virgil's, I didn't have high hopes. BBQ is tough to do really well, and I'm from Texas. But I'll tell you this - it was FANTASTIC!!! It isn't cheap, but it's a really tasty and quality meal. So it's probably worth it (considering that everything is rather $$ at Atlantis). The waitstaff was... More 

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Thank ashjoelle
Philadelphia, PA
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have Halal restriction. We called ahead of time and they were able to provide halal option for us.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The only restaurant we went to 2x as the ribs were amazing and I had to get a bottle of BBQ sauce to bring home. Fried Chick was good too and the catfish was tasty. My 2.5 year old daughter got the popcorn shrimp and ate it all up and some of my ribs too.

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Thank Michael L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The amount of food they give you in obscene! The food is delicious, but be prepared to take a lot back to the room with you!

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Thank Stephanie B
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2017

my husband and I went there for dinner, he ordered ribs and I ordered chicken...the dinner was good..but again the price was way too high.

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Thank Mary P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Atlantis Resort, New Providence Island
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  New Providence Island  >  Paradise Island

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