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“Good dinner spot ”

Straw Hat Restaurant
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Caribbean
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Good for: Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Takeout
Description: Straw Hat Restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, seven-days-a-week, at our beautiful beachfront location at the Frangipani Beach Resort on Meads Bay Anguilla. Straw Hat is open annually from November through August and is closed in September and October. Beach chairs are available on a limited, first-come, first-served basis for our breakfast and lunch guests. Reservations are strongly suggested for dinner, and are helpful in securing our very best, beachfront tables. Straw Hat is also a very popular destination for special events including weddings, rehearsal dinners, birthday celebrations and corporate functions. Please contact us for more information. We look forward to seeing you soon in Anguilla! Sunny regards!
Reviewed June 5, 2017 via mobile

Romantic spot overlooking Meads beach. We had a 7 PM dinner reservation one night and there was a band playing when we first got here. Service was friendly and attentive and the food was good. For appetizer we had Ceviche & Crispy Plantain Chips. The plantains were delicious but the ceviche was a little bland and needed a little something extra. Entrees were simple grilled snapper that came with asparagus on the side, and prawns steeped in red curry. Both were very good. Kahlúa ice cream pie for dessert was OK. Overall a good meal. We would return.

Date of visit: June 2017
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Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

We selected Straw Hat to enjoy my birthday dinner while on the island. From the staff to the food, it was exceptional. Sprocka was playing that evening and was such a pleasure to top off the night. Our kids love Straw Hat because they enjoy playing on the beach while we wait for our meal. Lastly, a special thanks to Doris for making sure our evening was so special :)

Date of visit: May 2017
1  Thank TxSunny21
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Reviewed May 30, 2017 via mobile

I'd heard good things, but sometimes recommendations are hyperbole. Not this time.

Great setting overlooking the Meads Bay. Attentive and friendly service. The food was outstanding and I'm pretty picky. Our group started with a nice Sauvignon Blanc. The rolls they brought were tasty.

For starters two of our group had the Caesar salad and I had the Big eye tuna flatbread. Mine was delicious:
Tuna was pounded flat carpaccio style on a thin crisp tortilla.

For entree, one had tuna steak simple grilled rare with ginger vinaigrette; another had simply grilled Mahi-mahi; the other had steamed red snapper. I opted for another starter, the tuna tartare.

The simply grilled entrees came with a choice of two sides. Our group chose coconut rice (a must have), puréed sweet potato, and soft polenta.

This spot not only lived up to the hype, it exceeded it. I would definitely go back.

Date of visit: May 2017
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Reviewed May 26, 2017 via mobile

Amazing location, amazing staff, great menu and delicious food focusing on Caribbean flavours. Great spot for lunch and for a romantic dinner or good times with friends.

Date of visit: June 2016
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Reviewed May 25, 2017 via mobile

We only ate breakfast here as our resort's breakfast menu was limited and it got monotonous. Both our experiences here were very good. The omelets were actually excellent, light, fluffy, fresh and flavorful. The French roast was very good as well. It's a great setting right on the beach. Service was really good too!

Date of visit: May 2017
1  Thank Rob_Madison_NJ
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