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Floyd's Pelican Bar

Caribbean Sea | 1/2 mi NW of Treasure Beach, Jamaica, Negril, Jamaica
+1 876-354-4218
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“boat ride” (63 reviews)
“black river” (56 reviews)
“names carved” (18 reviews)
Caribbean Sea | 1/2 mi NW of Treasure Beach, Jamaica, Negril, Jamaica
+1 876-354-4218
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Reviewed 11 May 2016

If you want a place to eat and drink with a difference then the Pelican bar is the place to be. its a great place to get away from it all in the middle of the Caribbean ocean.

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

If you like cold beer and beautiful scenery you have to go here! Our driver took us to a beach where we met some friendly locals that took us out by boat. (That's the only way to get there.) My husband and I were the...More

Thank Morrowmanor
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

Neat spot in middle of ocean. Took about an hour and a half to get there from Negril. Pulled into small house with boat in backyard . Guy drove us 2 miles out in small boat. Lots of fun and rowdy locals there. Cookin fish,...More

Thank lando1217
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Floyd's Pelican Bar is located past Black River and is a very unique destination. My husband discovered this little treasure from an article in the Caribbean Travel and Life magazine several years ago. Our driver Everald Gordon, (876) 353-6986, was skeptical but willing to help...More

1  Thank tross103
Reviewed 12 April 2016

A very unique experience to be certain. The tranquility of the space and the beauty of the water surrounding is spectacular. The food is literally caught and cooked fresh, so there is not a large menu selection, however I suspect most people go for the...More

1  Thank MTF4266
Reviewed 5 April 2016

We were going to Appleton's rum distillery and were going to follow the visit with either the YS Falls, Black River or here. Glad we picked the Pelican bar! Great place to hang out, relaxed vibe and plenty of characters. Definitely one of the most...More

Thank catherine_crosby
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

I can't believe I hadn't reviewed this place sooner! It is one of the most unique attractions anywhere in the world! (Yes that is a bold statement, but I'm fairly sure it is unique). It is basically a bar about a mile out to see...More

2  Thank Nikki N
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Floyd's Pelican bar is so unique. If in the area you must visit. We had a blast here. Carved our initials in the driftwood, ate lobster(freshly caught) stew for lunch. Had a few beers, and lounged a few hours with Floyd and a few of...More

Thank weekiltie
Reviewed 21 March 2016

Very interesting place here.... I don't know how far exactly it is off the beach but it is a nice little boat ride that''s for sure. It is literally a bar in the middle of the water, most people it seems come out for a...More

Thank Marco F
Reviewed 17 March 2016

Loved meeting Floyd, such a interesting man.....crazy story and wonderful place! We came via Captain Dennis, and enjoyed our stay. Don't forget you'll be surprised by your fresh catch ...no guarantee ;)

3  Thank islandlorna2
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16 October 2017|
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Response from Drysdale | Reviewed this property |
The Pelican Bar should not be confused with any bar you may have visited. With no electricity your beverage may not be the coldest but the fresh fish will be just that. Some of the best food in Jamaica can be found at venues... More
26 September 2017|
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Response from njtravelingfam2017 | Reviewed this property |
We took our 15 and 12 year old and they were fine. Food was good, people were friendly, and water was beautiful. However be aware that alcohol is being consumed but it was like any other bar/restaurant. It was quite an... More
25 August 2017|
Response from Sean K | Reviewed this property |
The ride out there would be about an hour and half or so. They have standard bar menu, mix drinks and beer food as well. If you make the journey you will it be disappointed.