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Poorman's Kitchen

Caribbean, Seafood, Bahamian
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Queen's Highway, George Town, Great Exuma
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Friendsville, Tennessee
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

Poorman and Dominque are the best. We stayed at friends home for the week and ate here every night except for one. Fresh seafood, large portions and absolutely delicious!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I would recommend anyone visiting must try dinner here.

Thank Tracy H
Beverly Hills, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2015

One of the best restaurants on the island. Inexpensive and the food is served hot and fresh (superb) to everyone. The staff is so friendly and entertaining and Mama is so welcoming and generous. This place I would highly recommend.

Thank Chasidi R
Spring, Texas
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285 reviews
219 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2014

Food was good the people here at this place were nicer then the other places near by. They just need to have more seating.

1 Thank Cece V
Somers, Connecticut
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2013

The pricing was very good, but you will have to wait since meals are prepared fresh. open mostly during the evening about 5 or 6 p.m.

Thank Augosto860
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2012

Poors man best in the island nice people very lovely an entertaining I didn't want to leave tasty grouper fingers peas,an rice Mac,potato saladcant wait to go back

1 Thank dady cow
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2012 via mobile

My adult family of 6 ate here last night, and we were glad we chose Poormans! We started with sky juice, then we all had a dinner. I had the cracked conch w Mac and cheese and plantains, my husband had cracked lobster, my SIL had grouper fingers, and we were all happy and soooo full! Great banter w the... More 

1 Thank Beth W
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108 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2012

Voted the best meal of the week by all four in our party. Grouper fingers and fish burgers are to die for.

2 Thank love2travel511
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2012

poorgirl mama has the warmest heart and biggest smile. one of the times i ate there i had rice with pumpkin bits in it.. the sides change but i always get the fried conch, a few shots and a huge hug.

2 Thank EyeStorm
Cranford, New Jersey
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91 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2012

This was one of our favorite spots at the fish fry, Mom treats everyone like her own, she is a truly a special woman. The cracked conch and cracked lobster was great, we also had her grouper fingers and Guava Duff (a Bahamaian dessert). This stuff was so good a must have if visiting the island.

2 Thank happygilmore10
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9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2012

Very good fried conch, until now the best in the island. Typical location in fry fish. Do not expect four season style service

Thank Discoverthworld2010

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Caribbean, Seafood, Bahamian
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Queen's Highway, George Town, Great Exuma
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  Out Islands  >  Great Exuma  >  George Town

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