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RJ's Barbecue

Main Street, East Side before the Lagoon Bridge | Across from Alton's Dive Shop, Utila IB3103, Honduras
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Caribbean, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
Main Street, East Side before the Lagoon Bridge | Across from Alton's Dive Shop, Utila IB3103, Honduras
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Open 3 nights a week for a freshly grilled selection of meats and fish served on a plate loaded with potatoes, salad and vegetable at a reasonable price. Worth a visit!

Thank 2000expat
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Several TA acquaintances had told me not to miss RJ's so we were expecting to really like it; however, maybe we hit it on an off night (Easter week, crowded and a family birthday party going on at one large table) but our dinner was...More

Thank DnAMobile
Reviewed 9 April 2017

The food quality and the taste of the food were lacking. I would have guess the shrimp were frozen except they still had their shell and they were small. Once was enough

Thank frequenttravelerdave
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Don't save RJ's for your last night on the island, as they're not always open when the sign says they should be. Instead, go the very first time you see them in operation - and go early, because they start erasing dishes from the menu...More

Thank ComoCarla19
Reviewed 21 March 2017

During my 5 weeks on Utila, I came to look forward to the nights RJ's was open. They have meat entrees, but I couldn't get enough of their fish. There was always at least 3 or 4 types of fresh fish to choose from on...More

Thank Troy H
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Yes, our go to place for a great meal. We like to get there early for the best selection. The food is available until it's gone...yes it is always fresh. And the salads and condiments that come with your meal will really fill you up...so...More

Thank The_Co_of_Adventure
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We were only on Utila for 5 nights and ended up eating here twice because it was so good. The cake, tuna and snapper were SO GOOD.

Thank brittwright35
Reviewed 1 March 2017

RJs only serves 3 nights a week. They have a list of fish or burgers and then the rest is what it is and what it is, is a lot of food. You get your main selection plus baked beans, mac 'n cheese, salad and...More

Thank Pamela H
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We really had high expectations after reading the reviews, and I'm here to report that the glowing reviews were spot-on. This place is fantastic! Only open starting at 5:30 pm on 3 days a week: Sundday, Wed. and Friday. (Go early, by 6 or so,...More

1  Thank Maureen S
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Only open 3 nights a week, but worth waiting for the open nights. Great location across from Alton's and close to the Lighthouse. Good food and good prices.

Thank SteveK61
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When are you open?
1 January 2017|
Response from sharlazelaya | Reviewed this property |
They are open Sunday's, Wednesday's and Friday's.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, East Side before the Lagoon Bridge | Across from Alton's Dive Shop, Utila IB3103, Honduras
  • Location: Central America  >  Honduras  >  Bay Islands  >  Utila
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