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Fernando's Hideaway

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$$ - $$$
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Lower Bay, Bequia
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London, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Slow service which understandable No views Only soup on offer as a starter My wife ate lobster and I had Pork Both had a strange assortment of vegetables more suited to meat than fish Lemon slice to finish was too sweet Fair value for money

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Thank Nick G
Fort Langley, Canada
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45 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Fernando's Hideaway is aptly named: the chef's name is actually Fernando ... and his restaurant is hard to find ... off the beach and hidden half-way up a hill from the north end of Lower Bay. The restaurant is on the terrace / patio of a house carved out of the forest ... it is noisy in a good way... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

Red Snapper done to perfection and Coconut Ice Cream and Lemon Cake to wrap it all up. The covered patio, high in the hills above Lower Bay is worth the trip.

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Thank Jerry M
Birmingham, Alabama
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Fernando's is not just a restaurant, but an experience. The staff was super friendly. Popcorn is available at the table prior to your meal. You pick your main course (fish, chicken, beef), and they served you the sides available that night. The sides were amazing! The atmosphere of the charming, outdoor patio is perfect for dinner and discussion with a... More 

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1 Thank Asia M
Bequia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

This restaurant is owned and run by Fernando. He is a fisherman, and it is rumored he catches the evening's dinner during the morning. I have never had a bad meal here and the prices are reasonable. The waitstaff is excellent. It is generally a one-seating dinner for all. Not a big space, but hidden up in the trees. My... More 

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Thank Scarlett422
Scotland
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284 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

This was a welcome stop with friendly and speedy service to partake of a refreshing drink during our time at the beach

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Thank scotworldtraveller
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

This was a wonderful restaurant!! The waitstaff was friendly and very fast!! The chef came and talked to us about his food sourcing and the fish. The ambience is romantic. And we met most of the other guests in this tiny treasure of a restaurant.

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Thank Christine P
New York
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

We've returned to Fernandos several times each trip for some of the best food on Bequia. Home style local fish or meat prepared by 'Nando, served with a smile by the ladies on a lovely candle lit terrace. We'll go back next year to dine among friends.

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Thank Ingrid C
Ottawa, Canada
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2016

Wonderful, enchanted snapper dinner at Nando's. Beautiful setting in the trees above the beach. Watched Nando bring his catch of snapper in that morning. What more can you ask!

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1 Thank Suzy G
London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016

Fernando's is a genuinely real Caribbean experience. Loved the snapper , loved the vibe and the loo is worth a visit for comments and cards too : )

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Thank Gloria D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lower Bay, Bequia
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Vincent and the Grenadines  >  Bequia

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