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“Excellent”

Straw Hat Restaurant
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Good for: Bar scene, Scenic view, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Special occasions
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Straw Hat Restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, seven-days-a-week, at our beautiful beachfront location on Meads Bay Anguilla. Straw Hat is open annually from November through August and is closed in September and October. Beach chairs are available on a limited, first-come, first-served basis for our breakfast and lunch guests. Reservations are strongly suggested for dinner and are helpful in securing our very best, beachfront tables. Straw Hat is also a very popular destination for special events including weddings, rehearsal dinners, birthday celebrations and corporate functions. Please contact us for more information. We look forward to seeing you soon in Anguilla! Sunny regards!
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47 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Excellent”
Reviewed January 24, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I ate here our first night in Anguilla and the setting (beach front ) the service, and the food were all wonderful! I suggest the blackened red snapper. Delicious!!

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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276 reviews
213 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 214 helpful votes
“Fabulous Food, Service and Setting”
Reviewed January 22, 2014

Another wonderful meal at Straw Hat, curried goat pot pie - wow was that good, crispy snapper for DH which he raved about, Caesars salad and garden salad. Their portions are HUGE; I usually get the mixed grille, but decided to try something different and I was very pleased - we have enough leftover for lunch today on the patio.
They have such a great staff, everyone is so kind and accommodating, we love Doris, Armel and Peter. Chef Nick has changed the menu a bit - and it all looked good, I had a hard time deciding.
This is another one of our do not miss restaurants! HIGHLY recommend!

  • Visited November 2013
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Valleyt Forge
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19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Consistently Good”
Reviewed January 19, 2014

Straw Hat is and always has been a wonderful stop on our annual sojourn to Anguilla. I hate to give our ages away, but this is our 34th visit to the island. We have patronized this restaurant since the days it was located in The Forest, a neighborhood near the airport. It has relocated to Meads Bay, grown in size, but kept its imaginative menu that seems to offer something for everyone.

  • Visited January 2014
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New York City, New York
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Casual, comfortable dining”
Reviewed January 17, 2014

We dine at Straw Hat about twice each visit to Anguilla. The menu has something for everybody, including children. (Actually, I didn't check out the vegan/vegetarian options) The staff are upbeat and friendly. The owners always seem to be on site, and their attention to the customers shows.

Visited January 2014
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Sfakia, Greece
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Awesome”
Reviewed January 15, 2014 via mobile

This places is def. a must when you are on the island of Anguilla! The location on Meads Bay was beautiful having dinner feet away from the beach and the moon light hitting the water was a perfect way to celebrate our anniversary! We had a buch of starters , flatbread tuna, tomatoes with white beans , 2 orders of the spring rolls ,a sword fish tartar and shared the currie goat pot pie which was on the money. We also had a good bottle of wine that made the dinner oh so much better!! The staff was very nice if fact everyone on the island is great! We really enjoyed everything and the walk back to the hotel was much needed!

Visited January 2014
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