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RJ's Barbecue

Main Street, East Side before the Lagoon Bridge | Across from Alton's Dive Shop, Utila IB3103, Honduras
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Barbecue, Caribbean
$$ - $$$
Main Street, East Side before the Lagoon Bridge | Across from Alton's Dive Shop, Utila IB3103, Honduras
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11 - 20 of 176 reviews

Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

This place is only open a few days a week so check ahead before you go. The pulled pork was really good! The pork chops were good too. Yummy desserts... probably the best meal we had on the island.

Thank Ripley1776
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Good choice of grilled meat/fish and some days roast pork with salad, mash. But save space for cake - really good.

Thank LittleSwissLou
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Open 3 nights a week. Good selection of fish and meat dishes. Overall, very good quality and quantity. Tuna and snapper were quite good.

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Open 3 nights a week for a freshly grilled selection of meats and fish served on a plate loaded with potatoes, salad and vegetable at a reasonable price. Worth a visit!

Thank 2000expat
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Several TA acquaintances had told me not to miss RJ's so we were expecting to really like it; however, maybe we hit it on an off night (Easter week, crowded and a family birthday party going on at one large table) but our dinner was...More

Thank DnAMobile
Reviewed 8 April 2017

The food quality and the taste of the food were lacking. I would have guess the shrimp were frozen except they still had their shell and they were small. Once was enough

Thank frequenttravelerdave
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Don't save RJ's for your last night on the island, as they're not always open when the sign says they should be. Instead, go the very first time you see them in operation - and go early, because they start erasing dishes from the menu...More

Thank ComoCarla19
Reviewed 20 March 2017

During my 5 weeks on Utila, I came to look forward to the nights RJ's was open. They have meat entrees, but I couldn't get enough of their fish. There was always at least 3 or 4 types of fresh fish to choose from on...More

Thank Troy H
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Yes, our go to place for a great meal. We like to get there early for the best selection. The food is available until it's gone...yes it is always fresh. And the salads and condiments that come with your meal will really fill you up...so...More

1  Thank The_Co_of_Adventure
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We were only on Utila for 5 nights and ended up eating here twice because it was so good. The cake, tuna and snapper were SO GOOD.

Thank brittwright35
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17 October 2017|
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Response from Diane J | Reviewed this property |
No need to book it’s very casual😎
31 December 2016|
Response from Sharla Z | Reviewed this property |
They are open Sunday's, Wednesday's and Friday's.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, East Side before the Lagoon Bridge | Across from Alton's Dive Shop, Utila IB3103, Honduras
  • Location: Central America  >  Honduras  >  Bay Islands  >  Utila
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