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Pelican Bar

In the Caribbean Ocean | 1/2 Mi Nw Of, Treasure Beach, Jamaica
+1 876-354-4218
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Caribbean, Seafood, Jamaican
In the Caribbean Ocean | 1/2 Mi Nw Of, Treasure Beach, Jamaica
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great experience meeting a local family who let us change in their house and use their bathroom!! We then were taken by their boat to the bar it's not even a 10 min ride! It was a Saturday and even in low...More

Thank emma b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an amazing experience at Pelican Bar! The Bar is locate in St Elizabeth, built on sand bank about 1/2 mile out at sea. From riding in the boat to the Bar, to drinking cool red strip beers and eating freshly food, it was...More

Thank oliviaxx2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I cant recall any other time I needed to get a boat to a bar in the middle of the sea. I had to visit this place as it looked so cool. We visited as part of a day tour arranged by amity tours and...More

Thank steven f
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the most remarkable places I have ever been. Watching the sun come down here whilst sipping on a bottle of dragon stout was absolutely magical. The best way I can describe it is to picture Alex Garland's 'The Beach', only everyone...More

Thank Nick H
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Simple, a bit of a tourist trap, but good service, friendly people, lots of menu, drink and souvenir choices (I mean, you're on a wooden hut 1/2 a mile from shore...). Glad we stopped by.

Thank Giovanni B
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I loved the Pelican Bar! Although we didn’t eat there, their food reviews are 5 out of 5 stars. We had our picture taken with the owner, Floyd. A must see when traveling to Jamaica!!

Thank carolscamaro1965
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

My family & I visited the Pelican Bar off the coast of St Elizabeth, Jamaica. Wow what an amazing experience Wonderful ambiance and vibes!! Another visit for us is a must🇯🇲

Thank marleymar2018
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

This is the best bar in the world get there by boat great drinks ice cold beers, rum and cokes. The food looked great and is cocked fresh to order. The views are spectacular and there is a great vibe. Such a cool place to...More

Thank mgar2410
Reviewed July 16, 2018

Pelican Bar is set up in the sea, near a sand bank, can only be accessed by boat and is an experience that's not to be missed when in the western part of the island. I went from Cloggy's Restaurant & bar in black River....More

Thank KiminGranCouva
Reviewed July 15, 2018

We had seen the Pelican Bar on a Facebook feed and were totally intrigued. The place is literally in the middle of nowhere in the middle of the ocean. We got a round-trip boat shuttle ride for $20/person. It took about 15 minutes to get...More

Thank courtney3931
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TeeCee C
April 17, 2018|
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Response from TheNewEnglandGirl | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the above and try to get in touch with Captain Dennis and arrange a trip up the Black River for crab at sister Lou’s but then continue to Rudy’s famous bar and rope swing. Hit Pelican Bar on the return for an... More
Sara A
February 28, 2017|
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Response from Kusnewar P | Reviewed this property |
road can be a little bit rough and it will take around 1:30 hours to get there.. but definitely worth the trip.. amazing place to relax and enjoy Jamaican vibes.. lunch is also very good but a little bit pricey
February 6, 2017|
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Response from TL2012 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I just saw this Yes if your little person is a good listener it will be awesome to go to the pelican and take a picture once your names have been carved into the planks #livelife #makememories
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar scene, Scenic view, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: In the Caribbean Ocean | 1/2 Mi Nw Of, Treasure Beach, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Saint Elizabeth Parish  >  Treasure Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 876-354-4218
#1 ranking in several Lonely Planet categories! In many YouTube videos also
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