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A Bar That Serves Lunch

We had lunch here at the Dune Preserve one day in early June of 2017. Food was good, service was... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2017
Harwich, Massachusetts
Best place on earth 🌍?

We spent the day with Bankie and his son who welcomed us like family incredible reef snorkeling... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
San Mateo, California
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A music bar recently opened by Bankie Banx, Anguilla's reggae star, to preserve the beautiful Rendezvous Bay dune on which it is built.
Rendezvous Bay, The Valley, Anguilla
+1 264-729-4215
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent the day with Bankie and his son who welcomed us like family incredible reef snorkeling right off the point cusininart was happy to rent us some chairs and shade take us sailing and let us use their paddle boards for $20. The water...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank markrE9915OS
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Had the most fun afternoon at Bankie's. We got lost going to the sunshine shack and ended up having the afternoon of a lifetime. His run punch is great and the people are even better. We played chess, listened to reggae, and sat on the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank ron5980
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

The most unique beach bar I've ever seen. The staff if friendly . the food is great. Snorkeling on the reef is amazing. We got to meet Bankie, such a great surprise. When they're up and running after irma a must do when visiting anguilla...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank Cmpscorp
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

The place is in ruins from the hurricane, though Bankie and friends are still playing music under a pitch tent off the beach to a handful of people most nights after 9

Date of experience: January 2018
5  Thank rickybobbyhawro
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Not sure how anybody can give less than 4 or 5 stars. This is what a beach bar is supposed to be! Music, cold drinks, beach-food, and great atmosphere.

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank Road746597
Reviewed 18 December 2017

Dune Preserve located on the beach awaits you with excellent dishes as well very good music and fun, give a perfect touch; friendly and welcome service.

Date of experience: January 2017
3  Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 7 September 2017

this place is incredible. it's that bar on a beach that you can get lost at. the music itself is enough to bring you in. do yourself a favor and have the housemade rum punch...it's awesome, but may not keep you afloat!. usually bankie banx...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Heather V
Reviewed 16 June 2017

We had lunch here at the Dune Preserve one day in early June of 2017. Food was good, service was fast and friendly. Beer was cold. It's more bar than restaurant but we enjoyed our lunch with the view of the beach. It was not...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank SuttonSteve
Reviewed 12 June 2017

WOW. The food is great, the people are friendly. Banke Banks or whoever is playing is just a great scene.

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank scott p
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Having stayed in Anguilla long term, this was a regular go-to spot for myself and friends. Very funky, casual and original. Best spot to spend an afternoon or evening especially on Live reggae nights. Right on the beach, the bar and it's views are incredible.

Date of experience: June 2016
2  Thank 849mattd
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