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Coral Reef Bar and Grill

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American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Bahamian, Pub
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North District | Balfour Town, Salt Cay
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Kutztown, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in between dives fora break,had the keylime pie!! Came back for lunch and more key lime pie!!! The chocolate peanut butter pie is great.also. Deb and our waiter were very pleasant and helpful.

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Thank deephi
Upper Largo, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Coral Reef is the only eatery open on the island for much of the year (Island Thyme does 4-5 months from Thanksgiving unte whales leave). As almost everythinga, bar fish, is imported that of necessity means the menu is limited but it is well cooked nevertheless. Debbie's Sunday night ribs being a highlight. The conch feast didn't go down quite... More 

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Thank Peter R
Rochester, New York
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Coral Reef sits right on the beach. Wonderful place to sit and eat, have a drink and watch the sun go down. You can keep a tab and pay when you leave the island. Staff is friendly and service is great. Rib night is well worth going to. There is plenty of food and lively conversation. Great way to meet... More 

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Staten Island, New York
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58 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

Dined here a few times during our week long stay. Debbie, the proprietor, was gracious as always. The staff was very welcoming, friendly and attentive. The food was delicious and to top it off, the ocean view is just outstanding. Buy a drink and hang out here. Awesome!

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Thank lgene c
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

We just returned from our fourth trip to Salt Cay and had three delicious meals at Coral Reef. Antonia's fish is worth the trip to the island! The restaurant is an open-air space right on the Caribbean side of the island, so the sunset views are spectacular and if you are on the island during whale migration season, a great... More 

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Thank Elizabeth M
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

Debbie the owner was delightful, and made my fiance's Birthday celebration very special! We would definitely return for the great fish, and warm island hospitality! Thank you!

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Thank Giovanna B
Charlotte, North Carolina
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104 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

Located next to Salt Cay Divers, this a great place to get a soda or coffee between dives, or to have lunch after diving. It’s open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. For lunch, the fish sandwich and burgers are excellent, and the freshly made fries are tasty and crisp. Sunday is BBQ night. The ribs were tender and delicious. The... More 

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Thank Manatee4Me
Gainesville, Georgia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016

OK - this is the ONLY grill and bar on the ocean....but it's the ONLY one you need to know about! Enye is the morning person who has a "no problem" answer for anyway you want your food prepared and ditto for the afternoon girls, Antonio and Marysaylas....make sure you find out when the conch festival is - they can... More 

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

We really enjoyed the food here. Fresh fish and addictive fresh-cut chips. Super casual, right on the beach, friendly staff. Like everyplace on Salt Cay, you don't exactly get a quiet table and keep to yourself - there's community to this place that's really welcoming and fun. Thanks for a great week, Debbie, we'll see you (and your pie!) next... More 

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Thank Marci M
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016 via mobile

Let's start by saying Salt Cay has 3 places to eat and we only ate at two and this place was one of them! You cannot beat the view of the ocean from there and there is a perfect little beach to relax on or lay in the knee deep waters, which you have to cut through the grill to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Bahamian, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: North District | Balfour Town, Salt Cay
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Turks and Caicos  >  Salt Cay

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