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Tippy's

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Bahamian
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Banks Rd, Governor's Harbour, Eleuthera
+1 242-332-3331
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Eleuthera
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

food is awesome..service is awesome..left feeling like a Queen i can personally say that its a family resturant and the staff really care about service..its casual dinning for natives and vistors keep persons returning Again and Again..food is priced good..fine wine..most of all excellent food and music for dancing or dinning in

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California
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30 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We wandered in one late afternoon for a drink and maybe an early dinner. The restaurant was not open yet, so we had a drink, (Sunshine Rum Punch was excellent!). Our bartender told us when her manager arrives, she would ask about getting us a table for dinner. We had not thought it would be a problem on a weeknight,... More 

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Denver, CO
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I had the bouillabaisse and it was amazing! BUT it was $35~. When you come to the island, you have to expect that food is going to be very expensive. All the food at Tippy's is very good - - you will just have to pay for it. Still recommend, but not every night unless you are wealthy!

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Zurich, Switzerland
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55 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived 10 minutes too late one lunch and even after asking nicely for food, were unfortunately only able to order drinks, an Anejo rum and ginger ale costs $12 + tax + service, when you compare that with a bottle of Anejo at $15 or a drink at very high end resorts, it's very expensive ($8 at the luxurious... More 

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Fishers, Indiana
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is very good!! The conch fritters are amazing!! Its somewhat pricey but you will have that on an island. The staff doesn't always seem to appreciate the business....they don't smile or seem happy that you are there. The live music on Saturday nights was awesome! We saw alot of the locals there that we had met earlier in... More 

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Salisbury, Maryland
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location is nice with a view of the Atlantic and a constant breeze the whole time we were there. We ate here twice and had drinks at the bar several times. The menu has a little bit of everything on it so will find something you want to eat. The average meal price is around $30 a person without... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really really great food here. The location is fantastic plus it is right down the road from French Leave beach (one of the best beaches in the world). Elliot is the man that brings it all together as the guy that makes you feel welcome and just like a local. The menu is a bit more expensive but worth the... More 

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Paris, France
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 281 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I went countless times to Tippy's, either for lunch of for dinner. And ALL THE TIME we had such a great quality of food. Tippy's is closed on Mondays. They open from 12:00pm from Tuesday to Sunday. On the menu there is a great choice of appetizers (coconut shrimps particularly recommended ;-) and main (caribbean bouillabaisse, lobster... More 

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Mendon, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The menu had something for everyone in our family (which was not usually the case on the island). Really nice selection and value for the price. The view from the restaurant is beautiful. If you want to go for dinner, make reservations!

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here a couple of times whilst holidaying for my aunt's 70th birthday. Fantastic service and great food. Plenty of variety. I went for the lobster and shrimp pasta which tasted delicious. Second time opted for the fish and chips, again lovely. Nice cocktails too.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Cuisine
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Bahamian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Banks Rd, Governor's Harbour, Eleuthera
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  Out Islands  >  Eleuthera  >  Governor's Harbour
  • Phone Number: +1 242-332-3331

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