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Gwen's Reggae Bar & Grill

Shoal Bay, West End Village, Anguilla
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“ribs” (34 reviews)
“coleslaw” (10 reviews)
“chicken” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Bar, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
Shoal Bay, West End Village, Anguilla
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1 - 10 of 210 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

wonderful fresh preparation of Conch Ceviche appetizer. with the view, a cold beverage and lunch to follow...what a wonderful day!!

Thank Adora7812
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently visited Anguilla and stayed at Zemi Beach House (absolutely fabulous) which is a quick walk down the beach from Gwen's. The bartender at Zemi recommended we try the rum punch at Gwen's, not too many he warned. I'm Jamaican and proud myself on...More

1  Thank M D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place and nice people, food was ok even thought we had only a sandwich. On Shoal bay beach and only this is a the best thing. Nice at the end.

Thank shoalebay
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The ribs were outstanding, the fish sandwich was great, the chicken salad was wonderful and the cole slaw was amazing. Everything was great. Fun atmosphere on the beach. You can tell that Gwen really cares about her customers.... she's a success for a reason. Definitely...More

Thank Traveler00101
Reviewed August 8, 2017

We just love this place for a nice Sunday dip in the ocean and some of the best food on the island. Music on Sunday with the Scratch Bank is a must. Their song "Wecome to my Island" is great.

1  Thank 1NODAK
Reviewed July 30, 2017

Food was ok but Rum Punch was awesome. Staff was nice. It's really laid back and nice place to be. All in all we liked it.

1  Thank MajaLJU
Reviewed July 30, 2017

My husband and I strolled down the beach and found Gwen's, much to our delight! I had the chicken BBQ and he had the mahi-mahi fish sandwich. Both were excellent, served with sides and a smile! He was brave enough to try to Gwen's famous...More

Thank SandB365
Reviewed May 19, 2017

Go on Sundays, the scratch band is actually really good but go slowly with the signature rhum punch, it is very strong!

1  Thank Sakari M
Reviewed May 9, 2017

We went on an excursion from st Maarten which is on 20 min and ate and stayed at Gwens. I'm a vegetarian so they were prepared and served me a vegetarian hamburger salad, pasta and fruit while my husband and mom had lobster and chicken...More

1  Thank starigo
Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

We visited this past Sunday afternoon to listen to the scratch band which was excellent! Nice, fun loving family environment. Ribs were all sold out by 3:30 when we arrived. We were told to get there by noon if we wanted to make sure to...More

1  Thank Carlsbadhappy
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Questions & Answers
December 11, 2016|
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Response from Gwen W | Property representative |
Opening hours are 10am to 5pm everyday except Sundays. Sundays 10am to 7pm with the String Band.
March 18, 2015|
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Response from Gwen W | Property representative |
The Scratch Band only plays at Gwen's on Sundays from 1:30 pm to 7pm. Any other events with the Scratch Band are hired.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Parking Available
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Scenic view
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shoal Bay, West End Village, Anguilla
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Anguilla  >  West End Village
  • Phone Number: 12645832120
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