If you’re hungering to try an authentic Bahamian breakfast on Eleuthera, there’s no better place to stop than the Buccaneer Club in Governor’s Harbour. It’s also a fun place for happy hour, lunch, and dinner, with outdoor seating and a laid-back atmosphere. The Buccaneer Club is popular with locals and tourists alike, due to their variety of authentic delicious dishes. Come be a pirate for an hour at the Buccaneer Club!
Breakfast in the Bahamas
As you might imagine, residents of the Bahamas eat a lot of seafood, and breakfast is no exception. Buccaneer Club’s traditional Bahamian breakfast is fish served one of three ways—with your choice of grouper, snapper, or mahi-mahi—all served with johnny cake or grits. If not everyone in your group is excited about fish for breakfast, never fear: Buccaneer Club also offers American breakfast favorites like pancakes, eggs, and bagels. For a real treat, try their delicious Coconut Rum French Toast. It’s sure to fuel the rest of your day’s adventures!
Linger Over Lunch at the Buccaneer Club
As midday approaches, you may find yourself ready to try some new delicious delights. Again, Bahamas cuisine is largely fish-focused, and at Buccaneer Club Bahamas, you’ll find some truly sumptuous treats to try. Sample delicacies like the local conch and crawfish, cooked in a variety of ways, as well as shrimp, grouper, and mahi-mahi. For a unique treat, they offer their signature Jamaican-Chinese fusion dish: fried rice with your choice of conch, shrimp, chicken, and more. There are also a good variety of non-fish dishes, including pepper steak and Bahamian-style pork chops. Main courses also come with a delicious variety of side dishes, including Bahamian-style mac n’ cheese. Be sure to ask your server about the day’s homemade desserts!
Dinner and Drinks
Buccaneer Club Bahamas is a popular spot for happy hour, lasting from 4 to 6 pm, Tuesday through Saturday. A selection of drink specials is on offer, as well as onion rings, veggie spring rolls, and conch fritters to snack on. Come for a drink, then stay for dinner! Dinner offerings are similar to the lunch menu; enjoy local specialties like the Bahamian Crawfish Salad, the Cracked Conch Burger, or Mahlal Chicken, an Asian-influenced dish.
You’ll find yourself wanting to come back again once you’ve sampled the pirate-worthy delights at the Buccaneer Club!