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$$ - $$$
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Bahamian
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Banks Rd, Governor's Harbour, Eleuthera
+1 242-332-3331
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Denver, CO
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57 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I had the bouillabaisse and it was amazing! BUT it was $35~. When you come to the island, you have to expect that food is going to be very expensive. All the food at Tippy's is very good - - you will just have to pay for it. Still recommend, but not every night unless you are wealthy!

1 Thank Mishka014
Zurich, Switzerland
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78 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived 10 minutes too late one lunch and even after asking nicely for food, were unfortunately only able to order drinks, an Anejo rum and ginger ale costs $12 + tax + service, when you compare that with a bottle of Anejo at $15 or a drink at very high end resorts, it's very expensive ($8 at the luxurious... More 

Thank IntrepidReiser
Fishers, Indiana
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is very good!! The conch fritters are amazing!! Its somewhat pricey but you will have that on an island. The staff doesn't always seem to appreciate the business....they don't smile or seem happy that you are there. The live music on Saturday nights was awesome! We saw alot of the locals there that we had met earlier in... More 

1 Thank jackieo25
Salisbury, Maryland
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location is nice with a view of the Atlantic and a constant breeze the whole time we were there. We ate here twice and had drinks at the bar several times. The menu has a little bit of everything on it so will find something you want to eat. The average meal price is around $30 a person without... More 

1 Thank Travler3896632
Boston, Massachusetts
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really really great food here. The location is fantastic plus it is right down the road from French Leave beach (one of the best beaches in the world). Elliot is the man that brings it all together as the guy that makes you feel welcome and just like a local. The menu is a bit more expensive but worth the... More 

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Paris, France
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354 reviews
196 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 281 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I went countless times to Tippy's, either for lunch of for dinner. And ALL THE TIME we had such a great quality of food. Tippy's is closed on Mondays. They open from 12:00pm from Tuesday to Sunday. On the menu there is a great choice of appetizers (coconut shrimps particularly recommended ;-) and main (caribbean bouillabaisse, lobster... More 

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Mendon, Massachusetts
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The menu had something for everyone in our family (which was not usually the case on the island). Really nice selection and value for the price. The view from the restaurant is beautiful. If you want to go for dinner, make reservations!

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London, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here a couple of times whilst holidaying for my aunt's 70th birthday. Fantastic service and great food. Plenty of variety. I went for the lobster and shrimp pasta which tasted delicious. Second time opted for the fish and chips, again lovely. Nice cocktails too.

Thank NeelSaps
Navarre, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I loved everything I tried at Tippy's! I had 6 dinners that I would recommend. The coconut shrimp was the BEST I have ever tried. The live music on Saturday night was so much fun.

Thank will0wtre
Oslo, Norway
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went there three times for lunch and dinner. The service was OK and the Foods was OK. The location on the Beach was beautiful. We had catch of the day and it was nice but the price was very high. 32 USD for the main dish. So more than 100 USD for lunch for two people. Then you expect... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 100
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Bahamian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Banks Rd, Governor's Harbour, Eleuthera
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  Out Islands  >  Eleuthera  >  Governor's Harbour
  • Phone Number: +1 242-332-3331

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