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Banana Bay

Fortune Bay Drive, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
+1 242-373-2960
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“banana bread” (21 reviews)
“conch burger” (32 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM Hours
Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Bahamian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Fortune Bay Drive, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
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1 - 10 of 463 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

On vacation and dined here twice. Open 10-5 seven days a week except Xmas friendly staff, daily specials even menu food good. Beach is gorgeous. Outside and inside tables, many options cannot say enough good about the place.

Thank anncampbell1
Reviewed 1 week ago

We met up with old friends we hadn't seen in decades to reconnect and enjoy the beach---it was our first visit to Banana Bay, and we were not disappointed. While we had only a couple of beers and an order of conch fritters (both yummy),...More

Thank Fallbrookian
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here on a recent trip to Freeport. The food was great and it is in a great location. A nice place to spend a few hours - eating, drinking, and beaching it!

Thank Leslie P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our tour guide ( Heyward ) took us here for lunch and might I say it was perfect the food was delicious and the first place on the island I found Corona light ( my beer of choice ) the mixed drinks were also very...More

Thank Shonna C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As part of a tour to the East End Caves, we stopped at Banana Bay to enjoy lunch on the beach. The beach was great for picking up some rocks and shells. The food was average, but very acceptable. Service was a bit slow, but...More

Thank Cynthia F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

What a view! And really good food!! Grilled conch, coconut shrimp, burgers... you name it all good!!!

Thank ReshapewithApe
Reviewed September 26, 2018

We came across Banana Bay because it is right down the road from Garden of the Groves. The restaurant is right on Fortune Beach, a gorgeous attraction itself. Staff was friendly and prices average for the island. They rent chairs for $4.50/day (a steal compared...More

Thank Katherine H
Reviewed September 25, 2018

Wonderful restaurant with an awesome view of the beautiful blue waters of Fortune beach. So, take your swim suit.i had the grilled shrimp with fries which was awesome. Other people in my party had the burgers which they highly recommend. But, the best part was...More

1  Thank 569franb
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

Awesome grilled shrimp and peas and rice. Reasonable prices and prompt and friendly service. Visited with friends and we all ordered additional food to go

Thank Darlene A
Reviewed September 3, 2018

The menu lets you try some Bahamian treats or a burger at a good price. The food is well cooked the service is pleasant the beer is cold

Thank regbarb
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October 22, 2018|
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Response from 569franb | Reviewed this property |
I believe they open at 10 am. , but not positive. I know the whole island revolves around the cruise ships coming in so they may open earlier during those days.
Lori S
July 25, 2018|
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Response from Getbackjojo | Reviewed this property |
They do BUT the day we went they struggled with their machine-nobody freaked out it was all good just took a while
Stephanie G
June 27, 2018|
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Response from DFB-Travels | Reviewed this property |
Banana Bay is less than a mile or so. Super easy to drive to. Walking down from beach is rocky and long. I would recommend finding another resort to stay at though. We just got back from Viva Wyndham. Very unhappy, will... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene, Scenic view, Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fortune Bay Drive, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  Grand Bahama Island  >  Freeport
  • Phone Number: +1 242-373-2960
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