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Upstairs On the Bay

King Road | Bell Channel Inn Hotel, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
+1 242-373-3622
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“fresh fish” (3 reviews)
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Bar, Caribbean, Seafood, International, Pub, Bahamian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
King Road | Bell Channel Inn Hotel, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Saturday night late dinner special! NY STRIP STEAKS excellent - the best beef on the island. The dining room Is small Call ahead for reservations

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank LouiseM4385
Reviewed September 21, 2018

I love my cheese burgers, but this was the best that I have ever eaten. Loved it and will recommend this to everyone...

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jean-Michael d
Reviewed July 29, 2018

Great atmosphere great food adapted for my allergies no problem. Enjoyed a tasty breakfast and dinner. Food plentiful and fresh. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Mayaa A
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

I visited this place twoce. Once for cocktails and once for breakfast. Service people are friendly and helpful. View over the Port Lucaya harbor is nice. Great breakfast with Texas French Toast, eggs and sausage. BFRDs (Big F***ing Rum Drinks) are well concocted and exude...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank borisek2017
Reviewed April 24, 2018

Vegi stir fried rice with no taste,very little vegis, maybe one or two soy sauce drops and thats it !!No ideas, no presentation, no taste, no passion. Very sad...VERY small portion for 15 dollars!!! Roast potatoes even worst....Never again...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Booster68
BellChannelInn, Manager at Upstairs On the Bay, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2018

Dear Gradosalvo, Thank you for taking the time to express your opinion of your experience Upstairs. I am terribly sorry to hear that your experience did not live up to our great reputation of good and delicious food! We set our standards high, and when...More

Reviewed March 31, 2018

We stayed at Bell Channel Inn for just one night, but made many friends amongst the folks that work there. The room was clean and neat, the staff helped arrange a ride to the Garden of the Groves, and most importantly, they figured out the...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Andrew R
Reviewed March 13, 2018

The food and drink here was lovely. The locals would either suggest eating here or Zorbas. Here was absolutely wonderful with beautiful views.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank jlm_williams
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Hit this place several times on our Bahama stay this year. Never let down once! The eats were great each time, waitresses were smiling and the drinks were cold. What more can you desire?

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Nicole W
Reviewed January 10, 2018

I had lobster, fish sandwich at this location. Food was fantastic. It was so convenient that restaurant is just right above the receptionist area which is a added benefit to stay here.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank TravelforFun46
Reviewed November 8, 2017

You can sit and overlook the channel, which is lovely. The food is surprisingly good and the bar has a homey feel. A lot of locals come here.

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank Catherinerantham_NH
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Response from bjorn5555 | Reviewed this property |
I believe they have a burger & beer night wed night special
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $36
Drinks, Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Parking Available, Television
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Scenic view
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: King Road | Bell Channel Inn Hotel, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island (Formerly Upstairs Restaurant & Bar at Bell Channel Inn)
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  Grand Bahama Island  >  Freeport
  • Phone Number: +1 242-373-3622
  • E-mail
Bell Channel Inn & Upstairs Restaurant & Bar is located on the third floor of Bell Channel Inn hotel. The restaurant has an amazing view over the channel and when you stay at the Bell Channel Inn or dine Upstairs, the entire staff will treat you like family and give you the personal attention that you deserve. Our staff takes great pride in providing customers with excellent service in a clean and relaxing atmosphere, while offering delicious food at affordable prices. Upstairs is appropriate for any occasion; family dinners, candle lit dinner for two, birthdays, business lunches and we have a private room available for small functions.Upstairs is a full service restaurant and is open 7 days a week from 7:30 am-11 pm, with Happy Hour daily from 5-7pm, serving discounted drinks and a free appetizer in our “No Stress Zone”. Upstairs offers LIVE entertainment every Friday night with Keyboardist Patrick Boston, from 8pm - until...Enjoy Free wireless internet & convenient parking.Upstairs serves Bahamian, American & Italian dishes, we are particularly known for our delicious seafood. Our menu includes, but is not limited to: pancakes, eggs, boiled fish, conch dishes, sandwiches, Angus burgers, salads, chicken & fries, grilled salmon, pork chops, steak & Lobster.
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