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Shannas Cove Resort Restaurant

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Nassau, New Providence Island
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A friend and I recently visited on a whim and we absolutely loved it! The meal was delicious, the service was very friendly and attentive without being intrusive, and the location, scenery, and atmosphere could not be more perfect. I can't recommend this place enough if you're in the area and I know for sure I'll be back again when... More 

Thank Rayne M
Detroit, Michigan
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We drove up here from Bennett's Harbor, had a pizza (tasty - about $20) and then walked over to Man O War beach. Had the beautiful spot all to ourselves, all afternoon. Well worth the hike! We brought snorkeling stuff and could see the snorkeling would be excellent, but were having so much fun swimming and exploring we didn't get... More 

Thank BiminiSusan
England, United Kingdom
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172 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

Shanna's Cove Resort has an on-site restaurant with exotic specialties and delicious cocktails that can be enjoyed from the ocean view terrace. We came here by boat. And we were there all day, from breakfast to dinner. Phenomenal! Phenomenal as the sympathy of the two owners. Besides the on-site dining options, fish and meat of all kinds...vacationers hoping to find... More 

Thank Enrico D
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166 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

This restaurant is an exception on Cat Island and the out islands in general. It is fine in the sense of European dining. Most of the entrees are imported: duck, veal, lamb. One night we had hogfish, caught locally, that was far better than it’s name implies. The first night we stayed at the resort we had the duck. I... More 

Thank Rocks_road
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

Excellent dinner which consisted of a wonderful quail and spinach salad. The quail had been deboned and therefore easy to eat. Lobster was next served with potatoes and asparagus. I can't remember exactly what we had for dessert, but I think it was a chocolate tart which was also superb. White Bordeaux accompanied our dinner. Frank picked us up as... More 

Thank Bruce M
Asuncion, Paraguay
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

We rented a cottage about 20 minutes away but came to Shanna's Cove Resort for lunch and dinner multiple times because of the food and atmosphere- such a treat. Every meal was outstanding: the chef is a creative genius, the owners Frank and Gabby serve dinner and drinks themselves in a casual but lovely dining room and make it clear... More 

Thank Travelspirit2014
Peterborough, Canada
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

We took our kids here for lunch (7 and 10) and had pizza. It was excellent. Service was fantastic, view was amazing and the pizza was really good. This was probably the girls favourite meal of the two weeks we spent on the island. We did the man o war hike and lounged on the beach, it was a great... More 

Thank travellerwkids2016
Greenville, North Carolina
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

While we didn't stay at Shannas Cove resort, we did have lunch there several times and drank our weight in Pina Coladas. :) Frank, Gabi, Tara, and the rest of the staff were extremely friendly and hospitable. Service was fantastic and the pizza was to die for. The pizzas are large enough for two adults to share. My husband and... More 

Thank JSKime
Kiel, Wisconsin
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

We had lunch there twice during our week stay. The resort is top of the line. Pizza was excellent. The service was quick. The owner gave us great personal attention when we ate there. We were welcome to share the paths to the great beaches on the property even though we did not stay at the resort. Well worth the... More 

Thank ginghus
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016

We weren't able to stay at Shannas Cove this year, but we still went up to their beautiful resort and enjoyed a delicious breakfast. Then down to their lovely private beach - next to the highest point of Cat Island "Man Of War". After a morning on the beach, we went up and had an unbelievably delicious pizza. Staff was... More 

Thank Jo L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
Caribbean, Vegetarian, American, Bar, Seafood
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Orange Creek, Cat Island
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  Out Islands  >  Cat Island
  • Phone Number: 2423544249

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