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Flying Fish GastroBar

Seahorse Road | Between Pelican Bay & Grand Lucayan Hotels, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
+1 242-359-5053
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“coconut rice” (9 reviews)
“short ribs” (14 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Caribbean, Seafood, Bahamian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Seahorse Road | Between Pelican Bay & Grand Lucayan Hotels, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not only is this the best food on the island and probably in the Caribbean but the staff are brilliant. Well done to Tim and Rebecca and thank you for giving Grand Bahama this little gem.

Thank Dale M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not my first review. But different food. The seared tuna with coco rice and mango sauce. It's very very good. Please when you come to port lucaya Freeport Bahamas you got to try it. By the way. If you have to wait for your food....More

Thank tdumareille
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Outstanding food and a comfortable atmosphere. Try to conch sandwich, the sweet potato chili-lime soup, or any of the tasty tapas. We came back for a second meal. Drinks are not quite as generous as they might be, but the chef obviously knows food. Highly...More

Thank steve h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

brilliant food, great atmosphere, excellent service, fantastic evening. Thank you. PS. I didn't think it was expensive considering the quality of everything.

Thank oly120
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I was expecting to be mezmerized. i got my wish. up first was a "Tuna Tartare". i absolutely love raw tuna. that was not what i was served. what i got was minced pieces of tuna soaked in soy sauce rendering the flavor of the...More

Thank MKurtBenjamin
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

A pleasant surprise regarding location, service, choice and quality. Easy to recommend. Great selection of small plates and appetizers. Easily accessible by free water taxi or own dinghy (as we did from our own boat at the Grand Bahamas Yacht Club.

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Vesco was our excellent and welcoming server. The food was elegantly prepared, fresh and delicious. We ordered the Signature grilled calamari, Seaweed salad with crab/mango and Seared mahi with coconut rice. Everything was very flavorful and Vesco has an outstanding personality. It was a pricey...More

Thank Laura D
Reviewed 13 April 2018

We were told by our airbnb hostess that Chef Tim had recently revamped the menu and cut prices by half, with the result of tripling traffic. Tim himself plays live music on Sundays and it's a big draw. But this restaurant is LOUD folks, even...More

Thank Randy H
Reviewed 9 April 2018

The meal is always great, the service is fantastic, and the environment is very fun especially on Sundays

Thank Abigail D
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Nestled along the water, this is a wonderful restaurant. We had hors d'oeuvres as we often do to get a broad selection of the food. The escargot was superb. We thought the escargot would be in mushrooms caps, but both were served together separated in...More

Thank Palmer R
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Questions & Answers
31 January 2018|
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Response from Tim_Tibbitts | Property representative |
Of course you can. Or you can choose to be casual. The choice is always yours.
24 July 2017|
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Response from Norman Y | Reviewed this property |
Yes...recommend it.
Hap L
13 November 2016|
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Response from Tim_Tibbitts | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. We are located waterfront, however we are located on Grand Bahama island 195 miles north of Paradise Island. It is a 45 minute flight from Nassau to here.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 75
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Seahorse Road | Between Pelican Bay & Grand Lucayan Hotels, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  Grand Bahama Island  >  Freeport
  • Phone Number: +1 242-359-5053
  • E-mail
Relaunched December 2017 after extensive renovations, Flying Fish is now Flying Fish Gastro Bar. The best restaurant on Grand Bahama has been rebranded! Flying Fish Gastro Bar focuses on quality food & drink in a comfortable atmosphere with a desire to serve the community.
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