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Santanna's Bar and Grill

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$$ - $$$
Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Bahamian, Pub
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William's Town | Little Exuma, Great Exuma
+1 242-345-4102
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11:00 am - 9:00 am
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Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 am
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Atlanta, Georgia
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134 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great service, great view, and stellar food! The lobster was to die for! Huge proportions and well worth the price. Tasty drinks and kind staff have effective ways of keeping the flies from ruining the atmosphere. This place is a must Clean toilets as well! They do not accept credit card though, so come prepared!

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Thank Dawn S
Chicago, Illinois
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I recently visited Little Exuma and visited Santanna's twice. The service was friendly and the location was beautiful. The food was good and the rum punch was excellent. I thoroughly enjoyed my visits and would definitely return if I find myself in Exuma again.

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Richboro, Pennsylvania
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67 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Little roadside shack next to the sea that has fabulous fresh seafood, fish and other food. Menu is limited but all is fresh, beer is cold and service is great!

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Thank travelingsteve55
London, United Kingdom
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117 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Only stopped by for a drink as we headed out early to explore the island but had a nice chat with the staff and had a look through their photo box with Johnny Depp when they were filming in Bahamas. Pretty spot and next door to a yummy bakery too. Nice stop off for a drink or a bite to... More 

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

By far the best lobster and grouper on the island! Santanna's is a good distance from Georgetown but worth every bit of the trip. Heard it is $100 taxi ride, we rode scooters which was a perfect day trip. This is food you will write home about. Don't forget to visit Mom in the bakery next door and be sure... More 

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Paradise, Utah
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had heard so much about Santana's we decided to go there for my Birthday dinner. It was quite a little drive since we were staying on Hooper's Bay, but we rented a scooter and off we went. It's a quaint little place with a white board menu posted on the deck. There are only a few choices of entrees.... More 

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Kitchener, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We tried the chicken, shrimp and grouper. They came with sides of corn and slaw. All are topped with a sweet onion sauce, a bit too sweet for me. Beautiful setting beside the blue sea.

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Thank Max8219
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'll admit, there isn't an abundance of incredible places in this area, but that doesn't take away from my concrete opinion that this is the best place. It's small and doesn't accommodate many, but those around the open-faced bar say things like "well, this is the first place we came to and we have tried many other restaurants, but it... More 

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Bellingham, Washington
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best lobster I have ever eaten, and loveeee the sautéed onions on top! My boyfriend had the grouper and also loved this, minus I got a couple bones in my bite. Great view and atmosphere, nice staff.

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Thank AmyLee313
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful place!!! We pulled up never expecting the reception we received! We were almost out of gas, a big mistake on this side of the island, but Dee to the rescue! She called her husband Edgar and he put some gas in our tank while she cooked the six if us up some fresh caught grouper and fresh... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Bahamian, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: William's Town | Little Exuma, Great Exuma
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  Out Islands  >  Great Exuma
  • Phone Number: +1 242-345-4102
Description
We are a tasty Bahamian cuisine serving you fresh seafood daily! For our non seafood lover's we also serve delicious steak and chicken grilled or fried to your likings. We are opened EVERYDAY except Sunday's and we are ready to serve you! If your interested in visiting us at dinner feel free to call and place your reservations and for anything special you may want.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?