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Mate & Jenny's Restaurant & Bar

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Governor's Harbour, Eleuthera
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

We had a rental home within a 2 minute drive from this place. Arrived at the home Saturday night around 7pm starving and decided to venture out. Ordered a large take out pizza that took one hour and 15 minutes to complete. BTW there was only one table seated in the place so it's not like they were busy. Paid... More 

Thank Ddoc2
Galveston, Texas
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

Mate & Jenny's was down the street from our rental. We tried the conch pizza, ham and pineapple, and pepperoni. All were good. Very cheesy but good. I wouldn't drive all the way to south palmetto point for it but for us, they were open when we got home from a day out and were convenient.

Thank texascoastgirl
Montreal, Canada
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Wow, this place was bad. The pizza was cafeteria quality and overpriced. There were no "delicacies" as advertised in the lonely planet guidebook. Nothing but pizza and wings. (No sandwiches were on the menu.) Restaurant was stuffy inside and smelled like a deep-fryer.

Thank cookie_seeker
Orebro, Sweden
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

We went for dinner tonight. It's easy to walk to from the Unique Village, if you don't have a car or don't want to drive. We had a small veggie pizza and a medium pepperoni and brought the leftovers with us since the pizzas were pretty big. We got great service from the one person working tonight, super friendly! We... More 

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60 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

Not sure what exactly people like about this place. We tried to eat there but it was so hot and grubby inside that we took our pizza to go. The pizza was honestly pretty bad. I could make a better one at home.

Thank torontoeddy
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2016

THE pizza shop. Not a lot of atmosphere, but pretty good pizza. Not great, but okay good. Mate is a long time fixture on the island and I think a community leader.

Thank BonefishMon
San Jose, CA
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65 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2015

Incredibly expensive pizza that tastes like it was frozen. While it was convenient to where we were staying we preferred to head up to Governors Harbor and pick up our (cheaper and much tastier) pizza's at 1648.

Thank annathorell
Saint Louis, Missouri, United States
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68 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2015

Hands down, among the best pizza we've ever had, anywhere. We recommend M & J's to all of our guests, and we order here about once a week. Thinner crust, with a nicely flavored sauce. Pepperoni and pineapple is our favorite. It is made to order, so call ahead to cut your wait time.

Thank Kkress
Sierra Madre, California
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152 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2015 via mobile

If you want to have some food, hang and chat with the locals, and have some drinks.... this is a fun place to be! The pizza is good and they have salads and a few other choices as well. There is always something for everyone!

Thank Laura H
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

Maybe it was an off night, but our experience was nothing like the positive reviews here. Our group of eleven went around 6:30pm on a Wednesday and were the only people there. There appeared to be just one person working who could not have cared less. It's a very dark and unwelcoming place, no atmosphere. They were out of conch... More 

Thank southerngirl98

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Governor's Harbour, Eleuthera
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  Out Islands  >  Eleuthera
  • Phone Number: 332-1504

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