If ever you’re vacationing on Grand Bahama, you will definitely have a grand time sampling the delicious cuisines offered by the island’s Bahamas restaurants. Grand Bahama may not be as highly urbanized as Nassau, but they do serve cuisines as diverse and as delectable, if not more, as the ones found in the capital. This is especially true in Freeport Bahamas.
Below are the best Bahamas restaurants on Freeport Bahamas:
• Fusion Cuisine at Flying Fish Modern Seafood
Flying Fish Modern Seafood tops Trip Advisor’s list of Bahamas restaurants. This world famous restaurant is easy to find since it is conveniently located adjacent to Pelican Bay Hotel and The Grand Lucayan Resort – two of the island’s most popular hotels.
Using only local seafood and ingredients, their creative and adept chef combines traditional and modern cooking techniques to concoct sumptuous dishes found only in the Flying Fish. This is an upscale restaurant so prepare to spend much more than you do on your regular meals.
Daily for Dinner from 6pm
Wednesday-Friday for Lunch at 11:30 am – 2:30pm
Saturday & Sunday for Brunch 11:00am – 3:00pm
• Caribbean Cuisine at Becky’s Restaurant
Becky’s Restaurant is one of 10Best.com’s best Bahamas restaurants in Freeport and Lucaya. This restaurant serves great tasting and authentic Bahamian foods. To find Becky’s, just head to E. Sunrise Highway and E. Beach Drive.
Becky’s restaurant is a popular restaurant among the locals whenever they are in the mood for real Bahamian dishes such as deep-fried conch, grits, minced lobster, and Johnnycake. So if you’re looking to sample authentic tasting Bahamas cuisine, this is definitely the place for you. The prices in their menu are definitely within your budget if your meal budget ranges from $15-$25.
• American Cuisine at Barracuda’s
Are you missing good ol’ American food? Then Barracuda’s is the place for you. This 50’s-style diner is located in Royal Palm Way within the Reef Village Hotel at Our Lucaya.
Have your fill of great-tasting food at this Bahamas restaurant, from juicy burgers and frothy milkshakes to tasty fries and sumptuous Ice Tiramisu. The ambiance, enhanced by golden oldies playing in the background, red leather, and a jukebox, takes you back to the good ole days without having to leave this tropical paradise. The restaurant is a great place for big groups and families. Be ready to pay at least $10 per main course.
Open Daily for:
Breakfast at 7am-10:30am
Dinner at 6:30pm-9:30pm
• Asian Cuisine at China Beach
Those who are craving for Asian Cuisine will satisfy their hunger at China Beach. This restaurant is one of the best Bahamas restaurants that serve Asian food. It is situated in Radisson at Our Lucaya Resort.
China Beach Restaurant’s menu may differ from month to month. However, no matter which month you may visit, you can still order and delight in their delicious Hong Kong roast duckling, seafood teppanyaki, and spicy Thai Chicken. Main courses are priced around $30.
Tuesday – Saturday from 6 – 10pm (reservations are recommended since these hours may change depending on resort occupancy)
• European Cuisine at Ruby Swiss European Restaurant
For those who are partial to European cuisine, the Ruby Swiss European Restaurant is a must-visit for dining. It is located on the corner of West Sunrise Highway and Atlantic Drive. Those who are from the harbor or downtown areas will have no problem finding this restaurant.
Ruby Swiss European Restaurant’s regular customers are Grand Bahama locals and tourists who have a penchant for Austrian Wiener schnitzel, French lobster Thermidor, and the like. The restaurant’s doors are open for late-night diners so don’t be afraid to drop by after having some fun at a bar.
Weekdays at 11am-2am
Saturday at 6pm-4am
Though there are quite a number of interesting things to do while on Grand Bahama, satisfying your palate by experimenting with the different tastes of international cuisines served in these delightful Bahamas restaurants should definitely be at the top of your list.