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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Caribbean, Seafood, Bahamian
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Eating at the Front Porch is a phenomenal experience. The food is divine, all fresh and lovingly prepared. This was not only the best restaurant we went to in Eleuthera (twice) but it can also rival a gourmet spot anywhere. Frances is a spectacular chef:...the shrimp and stone crab were delicious, but so was the salad (picked from their garden) and dessert. Just as important and special is the atmosphere Gina has created: it is a uniquely lovely experience. We can't thank them enough for our fabulous meals and our time there.More

Date of visit: December 2021
Reviewed December 6, 2021

Francis was an amazing chef and host. All our dishes were cooked to perfection (and to our requested spice levels). What a wonderful island evening.

Date of visit: December 2021
Reviewed December 1, 2021 via mobile

Fantastic food, hospitality and service. Could not recommend more. We had the daily catch and stone crabs, drinks were nice and strong!

Date of visit: December 2021
Reviewed November 6, 2021 via mobile

My wife & I had a lovely dinner here. We both got the stone crab claws and were they delicious. The drinks were tasty & the service was great. A must go when on Eleuthera!

Date of visit: November 2021
Reviewed October 26, 2021

Excellent Hog snapper! Francis was exceptionally accommodating and prepared an excellent meal. It is a little pricey like everything on Eleuthera. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: October 2021
Reviewed October 5, 2021

By far the best food we ate the entire time we were on the island of Eleuthera. Worth the drive from the South end of the island. Food was amazing. View was amazing.

Date of visit: October 2021
Reviewed September 26, 2021 via mobile

Best Dinner in Eleuthera by far. You feel at home with friends. Beautiful views and even better food. A must. The lobster is specially recommended. And I know it sounds silly, but the lemonade was to die for. Also, we had a coconut dessert that...was amazingMore

Date of visit: September 2021
Reviewed August 2, 2021

Owner run restaurant with the best homey food. Cooked and attended by the owners. Very personable. No crowds. Very relaxing. The food was amazing. Thank you for accommodating us. We were a party of six.

Date of visit: August 2021
Reviewed July 16, 2021

If you only have one night to spend on quality food...spend it here! Francis is an amazing cook, extremely experienced and knowledgeable, and super friendly! He gave us an outstanding dinner and we really enjoyed our conversation with him. My husband and I both chose...the Stone Crab Claws, started with a salad and wine. My husband had never had Stone Crab but thinks it rivals King Crab in Alaska. The meat was so tender and the butter mixture was perfect for dipping. If you pass up an opportunity to dine at the Front Porch with Francis, you have missed a most awesome 5 star meal! Thank you, Suzan and Robert Knight...South CarolinaMore

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed July 6, 2021 via mobile

We had a wonderful experience at The Front Porch. Our meal was amazing and the owners were so kind. Definitely recommend!!!

Date of visit: July 2021
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October 27, 2019|
Response from harleyduce2001 | Reviewed this property |
100 us each surf and turf, excellent food, but would warn of no see um’s on back porch at sunset, they like to eat to.😉
March 10, 2017|
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December 11, 2016|
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Response from Pat Friese M | Reviewed this property |
They are open when the need to be, We went off season and when we called they said sure come down, It was like having dinner with friends, very comfortable. Best to call ahead in off season.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Front Porch

Yes, Front Porch offers takeaway services.

Front Porch is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5