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Front Porch

Queens Highway | Hatchet Bay, Eleuthera
+1 242-335-0727
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“caesar salad” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Seafood, Bahamian, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Queens Highway | Hatchet Bay, Eleuthera
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came in off season on a Friday. Very nice island vibe. A view of hatchet bay in the sunset is well off the back porch at the front porch. Had the place to ourselves, sadly. Francis was simply lovely. Do not call him sir!!...More

Thank cjs65
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Francis and Gina went above and beyond...they were out of ginger beer and rather than telling us they were out and to choose another beverage...they went around the corner to the store and bought ginger beer to make a dark and stormy...the grouper was off...More

Thank DianaKeyser
Reviewed May 6, 2018

The Front Porch was awesome. Francis was short on staff so it took a bit of time for our meal. However, we had a great time with a great view. We had a proper long Bahamian lunch and then on our way out we had...More

Thank aoz11
Reviewed April 29, 2018

This was our last evening meal on the island of Eluethera and we certainly saved the best for last. The view is not spectacular but the little restaurant in Hatchet Bay right on the Queen's Highway was the best food we had on the vacation...More

Thank Hockeyceej
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

Never come here if all you want is a quiet and lovely dinner on the sunset. Let me share why: - The place was almost empty but We were given a seat at a noisy door in front of the main entry, instead of one...More

Thank Luisa P
Reviewed April 19, 2018

Caesar salad (fresh, great dressing, pineapple chunks) wings (just the right spice and sweet) to start. Blackened Mahi perfectly prepared & paired with tasty local vegetables for entrees. Attentive service from Gina and Precious, lovely sunset setting and lively conversation with Chef Francis made for...More

Thank Chris R
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

To get a reservation was not simple. They did not answer our phone calls. However, email worked with a 24 hour response time. Had a birthday dinner for two outside overlooking an industrial shipping dock. The meal began with a shared order of chicken wings....More

Thank whywar
Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

Our family of 6 ate at the Front Porch during our most recent visit to Eleuthera and it was one of the most delicious and memorable meals we've had on the island! From the chicken, rice and veggies that the kids raved about (and you...More

Thank Kerry M
Reviewed March 20, 2018 via mobile

Not cheap, but very tasty food, surprises quality for so such small village. This is a single restaurant on this place, but very good and really recommend for visit. Will go there again

Thank Bob P
Reviewed March 11, 2018

This is a lovely Restaurant serving local fish overlooking the harbour at Hatchett Bay - Friendly service and delicious food

Thank Bob B
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March 10, 2017|
Response from Front P | Property representative |
December 11, 2016|
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Response from Pat Friese M | Reviewed this property |
They are open when the need to be, We went off season and when we called they said sure come down, It was like having dinner with friends, very comfortable. Best to call ahead in off season.
May 31, 2015|
Response from Front P | Property representative |
We encourage reservations as to serve you best. We look forward to hearing from you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Queens Highway | Hatchet Bay, Eleuthera
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  Out Islands  >  Eleuthera
  • Phone Number: +1 242-335-0727
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