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Da Smoke Pot

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$$ - $$$
Caribbean, Seafood, Bahamian, Barbecue
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Arthur's Town, Cat Island
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Fort Worth, Texas
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99 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always enjoy coming to DSP and Experiencing Julian's hospitality and Rake N Scrape entertainment. Fun time for all,,

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Thank TTexasTom
NY
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Jullian & Franko will take good care of you. Food is amazing, try smoked Grouper/ fish. Drinks are out of this world & everything is reasonably priced.Traditional Bahamian Rake -n- Scrape music provided by Jullian, Franko & friends, the kids can join is as well. A MUST for anyone visiting Cat Island. Note: we usually arrange a taxi if staying... More 

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Thank Tailman62
Cat Island
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

Da Smoke Pot is one our favorite place on the island. Julian and his staff are fabulous, Franko and Mr. Webb the band are so fun to be around, give all lessons on the saw. The food is alway delicious and Julian always accomodating and just a happy happy person with good vibes. Ching! Ching!

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Thank leslie k
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed fried conk, beers and the rake & scrap band! Watched chickens playing in the yard and great conversation with Frankie. Well worth a visit while on Cat Island.

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Thank Carlos V
Boyertown PA
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

We have been to see Julian many, many times. As soon as we get to our rental house we call him up and ask what night is rake and scrape. He knows us by name as soon as he hears our voices. I told Julian it was my husbands bday and he got the gang together for rake and scrape... More 

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Thank BlkMamba
Detroit, Michigan
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

We stayed on Cat Island for 9 days and ate at Da Smoke Pot twice - it was so good we came back and had the best dinner ever in our lives! Call ahead! If you can't call or forget - call anyway and ask nicely if it's too late to come for dinner. Don't just show up unless you... More 

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Thank BiminiSusan
Marble Falls, Texas
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016

The food at Da Smoke Pot was very good. The highlight was Franco and the Dogs playing Rake and Scrape. You can't help but smile and tap you feet!

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Thank bingham54
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

Da Smoke Pot is an fantastic Cat Island experience. We arrived with a group of 17 including 8 children. Food was delicious and the hospitality of Julian was remarkable. He knew all of our names by the time we left and his Rake & Scrape band was extremely entertaining. A return to Cat Island will surely include a trip to... More 

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Tampa, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

great dinner and music..wonderful people..all of us had so much fun ...the kids played the saw..awesome time

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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166 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

The food and drink are good, but come for Julian and the music. We went one night with some other people for dinner and got to play with the band, which was great. We went back another afternoon and got to talk him and learn more about Cat Island, which was great.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean, Seafood, Bahamian, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Arthur's Town, Cat Island
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  Out Islands  >  Cat Island

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?