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The Daiquiri Shack

West Bay Street, Nassau, New Providence Island
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The best drink in the Bahamas !

This small shack is the best place to find a real fresh fruit daiquiri, we stop in Nassau on a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
richard g
Weeki Wachee, Florida
via mobile

Loved it! Have been there almost every day this week for my fresh fruit daiquiri! I'm going back... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Carrie S
via mobile
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  • Very good10%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“fresh fruit” (73 reviews)
“cable beach” (38 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
West Bay Street, Nassau, New Providence Island
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This small shack is the best place to find a real fresh fruit daiquiri, we stop in Nassau on a cruise and took the short walk to the local #10 bus ($1.25 each way )and a short 10 min ride. This is a family rum...More

1  Thank richard g
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved it! Have been there almost every day this week for my fresh fruit daiquiri! I'm going back tonight to compare their Miami Vice to WestWind 2's Miami Vice! They're super friendly and fun too! Prices are great too!

Thank Carrie S
Reviewed 1 August 2017

You must stop at the original DAQ Shack on West Bay Street in the small market area. This is the original so do not get fooled by the other Daq Shack inside the Bahamar hotel. This DAQ Shack is outdoors and provides the best fresh...More

Thank moly6083
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Great Place! Very Nice people! I enjoyed it very much.Great Drink Fresh Fruit! With $10 big cup of Daiquiri will get you drunk and fun.

Thank Pop C
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

We visited the original Daq Shack near Melia hotel as well as one further out by the caves. Both had charming and entertaining bartenders who were skilled in their craft. The views and colorful decor of the one near the caves was tropical and fun,...More

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 17 July 2017

The daiquiris and staff at this place are amazing! Literally across the street from the Melia so it is accessible from anywhere in the resort area. $6 for a small, $10 for a large. We always got the large and the fruit is so fresh...More

Thank TravelinJRob
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Truly a gem in Nassau. The daiquiris live up to the hype and beyond! Fresh fruit with just enough rum not to overpower the taste the fresh fruit. The staff is beyond amazing and the atmosphere is very fun. This is the place to go...More

Thank Allana R
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I checked trip advisor and this place had great reviews the people there were great best Daiquiri's on the island stop in and see them

Thank bucky0618
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

I have frequented this spot a few times. It has a really laid back atmosphere. Chill, have a few drinks and hang out. Staff are friendly and always inviting. I have never had a full moment on any of my visits! I wish they would...More

Thank JJohnson1984
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

The daiquiris are so fresh and delicious. We got large three fruit with rum for $10. I've never had a better daiquiri. Amazing! We took the #10 bus from our airbnb and had a fabulous drink and meal (hamburger with chips and chicken wings) for...More

Thank samisossa
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Questions & Answers
debbie m
3 September 2017|
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Response from samisossa | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure the exact time but the Atlantis is across the bridge. You'll have to catch the #10 bus and ask them to take you to the Daquiri Shack, it's a good 20 minute ride from the bridge. If the bus driver doesn't know... More
Kelsi E
4 April 2017|
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Response from Michelle_3m | Reviewed this property |
It's actually... right. across. the. street!! perfect for stumbling back drunk :)
12 October 2016|
Response from nala905 |
Hey, yes it did. I'm staying at the Melia right now and just made a quick stop before coming back to the hotel from a day downtown. Didn't see any real damage.