[xml][/xml]
The Bahamas Weekly Facebook The Bahamas Weekly Twitter
News : Grand Bahama Last Updated: May 7, 2015 - 7:57:38 AM


New Dining Options & Retail Businesses at Port Lucaya Marketplace
By GBPA
May 3, 2012 - 2:45:37 PM

Email this article
 Mobile friendly page
IMG_4377.JPG
Molly Malone’s Irish Pub and Bateman’s Big Easy Daiquiri Bar and Restaurant Café are two new restaurants opening in Port Lucaya

Freeport, Grand Bahama - The magic is returning at the Port Lucaya Marketplace (PLM) as several new restaurants and retail businesses are scheduled to open in a few months.

Owners, directors and management of Bourbon Street Limited (Port Lucaya Marketplace) are pleased to announce that with the anticipated opening of four new restaurants, the Marketplace will turn your dining experience into a cornucopia of delectable delicacies.

The Marketplace eagerly awaits the opening of Molly Malone’s, an Irish inspired restaurant that has proprietor Yvonne Morris drawing on her Irish roots. This native of Belfast Northern Ireland and resident of the Bahamas, along with her Bahamian husband James Morris, promise that Molly Malone’s Irish Pub will be serving traditional Irish dishes and beverages.

Patrons wanting to take home a memento of Molly Malone’s will be able to choose from their wide selection of T-shirts, sweatshirts and coffee mugs as well as other logo items. Molly Malone’s Irish pub’s atmosphere sells itself as a lively place for Irish music, great food, moderately priced, cold beverages and engaging conversation. Yvonne is well known to our repeat visitors to Grand Bahama and residents, having spent many years as the Manager of the former Shenanigans restaurant. 

Our second new eatery and entertainment attraction is Bateman’s Big Easy Daiquiri Bar and Restaurant Café which will transform patrons to New Orleans as the Mardi Gras concept will echo from the brilliantly designed mural on the outside wall to the enchanting atmosphere, coupled with the green, purple and gold colours of the interior, will engulf your senses.

Bateman’s Big Easy Daiquiri Bar and Restaurant Café will offer a unique blend of fresh fruits daiquiris and smoothies, especially Bahamian sour sop, guinep, sapodilla, mango, banana and tamarind, sure to delight the taste buds of any pallet.  If persons are familiar with the “Wet Willies” or “Fat Tuesday’s” concepts of daiquiri bars they will also love the Blues, Cajun and Jazz music and enjoy the lively party atmosphere to be created by Bateman and his team.

According to proprietor Bateman Smith, he says the motto of the restaurant will be “Yes is the answer”, as they strive for exemplary customer satisfaction. Bateman’s Big Easy Daiquiri Bar and Restaurant Café is a must for daiquiri, seafood lovers and those desirous of experiencing the creole/Cajun flavour of New Orleans. Regular bar beverages will also be available. The former Shenanigans space will be split to accommodate Molly Malone’s and Bateman’s Big Easy Daiquiri Bar and Restaurant Café.

A new Caribbean/Bahamian restaurant tenant has been secured; a feature story will also be released just as soon as the details of the character of the proposed restaurant are finalized. This new Caribbean/Bahamian Restaurant replaces Caribbean Café.

Finally lending to the eclectic mix of restaurants at the Marketplace, restaurant chain Pizza Hut is also scheduled to open its doors soon. Like its counterpart on the Mall, this second Pizza Hut location will be family oriented, and is on the waterfront. Pizza Hut will entice patrons with their new contemporary design and wider selection of Italian menu that is sure to have something to please every family member. Residents and visitors will love the décor, great food at affordable prices and phenomenal service at Pizza Hut. Pizza Hut replaces Pussers Pub.

“We encourage you to pull up a chair and bon appetite, Port Lucaya Marketplace, where we have it all!” says Karen Ferguson-Bain, PLM’s Entertainment and Marketing Coordinator.

Coming soon will be a new fashion boutique. The new owners are tweaking their retailing concept and a release will be provided just as soon as they are comfortable with their new design tags.


Bookmark and Share




© Copyright 2012 by thebahamasweekly.com

Top of Page

Receive our Top Stories



Preview | Powered by CommandBlast

Grand Bahama
Latest Headlines
Sunwing Makes Inaugural Flight From Houston
Freeport Primary School Receives a $25K Fully Equipped
BAMSI executives meet with school officials in Grand Bahama
New Study Launched at Rand Memorial Hospital to Improve Patient Care
Regenera Global Stem cell therapies conference coming to Grand Bahama
Fort Pierce Mayor Hudson Heads Delegation to Grand Bahama
Minister Darville encourages new apprentices at GB Shipyard
Ft. Pierce Mayor Hudson heads a delegation to Grand Bahama
Social Services’ Disability Affairs and Senior Citizens Divisions Opened in Grand Bahama
GBPA & Chamber Partner For Houston Trade Mission‏
Bahamas Agriculture and Marine Science Institute to be Established in Grand Bahama
Grand Bahama Minister Calls Attention to Lupus Awareness
Orlando Based Ministry Schedules Event For Grand Bahama
Sarah St. George remarks at Sir Jack Hayward Bridge Opening Ceremony
Sir Jack Hayward remembered at Bridge Opening in Grand Bahama
Grand Bahama Port Authority forging new relationships in Atlanta
9th UK-Caribbean forum opens in Grand Bahama
US Embassy to hold Grand Bahama Town Hall Meeting on Student Visas
GBPA: Strengthening Brand Awareness for GB at 2016 MODEX Conference
Port Lucaya Issues Statement about Under-aged Patrons
Grand Bahama Air Show a Flying Success
Thorn Medical purchases Grand Bahama based Okyanos
Grand Bahama Minister Attends Town Meeting in East End
Over 16,000 attend 2016 Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival kickoff
Junkanoo Carnival electrifies Grand Bahama
Carnival heads to Grand Bahama
Red Cross Meals on Wheels programme gets major boost from Jaguar Land Rover donation
First Bahamian to be inducted into the Royal Commonwealth Society
Minister of Grand Bahama on World Health Month‏
Freeport Showcased at International Summit in Shanghai
PharmaChem Breaks Ground for Expansion
Official Contract Signed for New Freeport Community Clinic
Downtown Freeport Drive-In Movie Night an Overwhelming Success
Museum of Grand Bahama meets with the Florida Museum of Natural History‏
GBPA Vice Chair Sarah St George's speech at GB Business Outlook 2016
Planning is Key to Future of Grand Bahama, says PM
Grand Lucayan Resort & Casino to be sold in sealed bid auction
Freeport Gets Positive Response at RILA 2016
Mitchell Pleased with GB Shipyard’s Training Initiative for Bahamians
U.S. Based Medical Devices Firms Eyeing Freeport‏