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Fri 3rd

La Plage Bar & Rest'nt, Lower Bay - Open from 8am for B'fast, Lunch & Dinner, wifi, closed Mons 458 3361 Sugar Reef Cafe, Crescent Beach - Farm and fisherman to table, daily noon to 9 p.m. 458 3400 Papa’s Bar, Ocar – Open from 11am until… Lunch Special Trini-style Shark ‘n’ Bake VHF 68/457 3443 Tantie Pearl’s – 2-Course Lobster Special from only EC$75! Also on Monday & Wednesday nights VHF 68/457 3160 Coco's Place, Ocar - Open daily for lunch & dinner, great harbour view, great value! VHF 68/458 3463 Devil's Table, Bequia Marina - Daily from 3pm. Live music Friday night, Free Wifi! VHF 68 458 3900/3443 The Fig Tree - Famous Fish Friday, from 6pm - don't miss it! Open daily from 11am, closed Tuesdays! VHF 68/457 3008 Jack's Bar - Early bird Dinner Special nightly from 6.30pm; reservation a must, free Wifi VHF 68 458 3809/457 3762 Virginia Hub Bar, Hamilton - Friday night is party night! Shark on the menu! Special on Mount Gay! 532 8586 L’Auberge, Hamilton - Open for Lunch & Dinner - Live Lobster Pool, “Wry Worry” Live! See ad page 2 VHF 68/457 3555

Sat 4th

De Chill Spot Sports Bar & Grill (formerly Baige/Hibiscus Bar) - Open daily, morning til night! Papa’s Bar, Ocar – Open from 11am until, Lunch Special Trini-style Shark ‘n’ Bake VHF 68/457 3443 Tommy’s Restaurant, Belmont Waterfront - All Day Discounts on Mexican specials incl Lobster Tacos res 457 3779 Bagatelle@Bequia Beach - Fresh Grilled Lobster Dinner - EC$110/EC$135pp. “Kyron & Flava” Live! 7pm Res pl. VHF 68/458 1600 Tantie Pearl’s – Tantie's delicious 3-course local cooking tonight, only EC$65! Great harbour view! VHF 68/457 3160 Devil's Table, Bequia Marina - Reggae Music from 9pm VHF 68 458 3900/3443

Sun 5th

The DeckHouse, Hamilton Waterfront - Enjoy our slap-up Sunday Brunch 9am - 1pm 570 6590 Bagatelle@Bequia Beach - Restaurant & Bar, Lunch Music with Local String Band, J. Gool & De Real T‘ing VHF 68/458 1600 Papa’s Bar – Open from 5pm, Singing Chef from 7.30pm VHF 68/457 3443 Maranne’s Ice Cream, Gingerbread Cafe - Sundaes, sorbets & yoghurt too! Open daily 10am–5.30pm 458 3041 Jack's Bar - Sunday afternoon lime - Sunset Drinks Specials, free wifi! VHF 68 458 3809 /457 3762 L’Auberge, Hamilton - Open for Lunch & Dinner - Live Lobster Pool, “Wry Worry” Live! See ad page 2 VHF 68/457 3555 Gingerbread Restaurant – Dinner music by J. Gool & De Real Ting, Bequia folk songs, calypso & more VHF 68/458 3800

Mon 6th

Friendship Rose Classic Schooner - Tobago Cays, snorkeling, exploring, US$140, kids free! VHF16/495 0886/9 Tommy’s Restaurant, Belmont Waterfront – Happy Hour & Early Bird Specials 4-6pm 457 3779 Sugar Reef Cafe, Crescent Beach - At an historic coconut plantation, open daily noon to 9pm 458 3400 Blue Topic @Bequia Beach - Open for dinner daily, relaxing informal terrace bar, delicious Italian style cuisine 458 1600 Virginia Hub Bar, Hamilton - Cool every day limin' spot - chill out, play pool, free Wifi! 532 8586 L’Auberge, Hamilton - Lunch & Dinner, p rix fixe or a la carte menu, Live Lobster Pool, “Wry Worry” Live! VHF 68/457 3555 Daily Calendar of events continued on page 2 Tel: (784) 457 3888

Barnard’s Realty &

Villa Rentals Phone Numbers:


Fax Number:

784-531-7101 784-458-3705


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Tues 7th

Friendship Rose Classic Schooner - Mustique, famous bars, lunch on board, US$140, kids free VHF16/495 0886/9 Tantie Pearl’s – Grilled Jerk Fish or Chicken 2 courses only EC$65, fabulous harbour sunset views VHF 68/457 3160 Jack's Bar - Tuesday Night BBQ is back with live music, free Wifi VHF 68 458 3809/457 3762

Wed 8th

Bagatelle@Bequia Beach - Delicious Beach BBQ, Live music “Solutions”, only EC$90 pp, from 7pm. Res please! VHF 68/458 1600 The Fig Tree - Curry Wednesday! Selection of curries plus regular menu, live music! VHF 68/457 3008 L’Auberge, Hamilton - Fabulous live lobster, prix fixe menu only EC$80 or a la carte, fine dining VHF 68/457 3555 Keegan’s, Lower Bay – Movie Night by the beach: “Midnight in Paris” VHF 68/458 3530

Thurs 9th

Friendship Rose Classic Schooner - Tobago Cays, snorkeling, exploring, US$140, kids free! VHF16/495 0886/9 Frangipani - World-famous Barbecue & Jump-up with the Elite Steel Band - res. essential! VHF 68/458 3255

Bequia this Week is on-line: Eating Out

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Fabulous open-air terrace overlooking Admiralty Bay Follow the blue streak of lightS on our roof to find us!


Sports live on big screen TV!


Kitchen always open till 10pm!

HAPPY HOUR 4-6 Mon - Sat

Monday - Saturday from 11am ‘til... Sun 5pm ‘til...

Res: 457-3443 / 455 5463


Free WiFi

Farm and fisherman to table at a beachfront coconut plantation Open daily, noon to 9 p.m. 458-3400



Open Mon - Sat 11 am Sunday 5 pm See our Display Board for Daily Specials Live Steel Pan M-W-F

Belmont Waterfront, Port Elizabeth, Bequia 457-3779

mac’s pizzeria

Open 11:00am - 9:00pm Situated between Gingerbread and The Fig Tree

Open Daily!

Reservations VHF ch 68, tel: 458-3474

L’Auberge des Grenadines

for Lunch & Dinner

ew • Gourmet French Cuisine • Excellent wines ar vi taculalty Bay • Bequia's only Live Lobster Pool • Harbour View c e p S dmir ay! of A West C & “Wry Worry Experience” LIVE - Friday, Sunday & Monday Tel: 457 3555 VHF 68 Closed Thursdays

Bagatelle Restaurant Open daily for breakfast, lunch & dinner Fine dining/International Flair

Traditional Afternoon Tea served Sundays 3pm - 5pm Homemade Scones with Jam and Whipped Cream & selection of Sandwiches & Cakes - US$25 p.p, res. please!

Day passes US$


.00 per pers from 10am – 5pm includes on • Welcome dr : ink on ar • Access to sw imming pool, rival restaurant, libra gym, sauna, • Use of a ca ry/reading room, free w i-fi bana, beach/ pool towels • Light • 1 x 20 minutlunch with drink em • Afternoon/ assage treatment evening drink

Limited availa bility

in HAMILTON • Open

Tel: 458 1600 / 458 3368

Blue Tropic

Restaurant Open daily for Dinner Italian Style Cuisine

Bequia Beach Hotel Spa Enquire about Specials! (open to non residents - subject to availibility)



Rose Place - Kingstown St. Vincent Tel: 456-1989


Where very good food and well priced wines are served in a beautiful setting. The place for fresh flowers, ladies fashion and exclusive gifts. Lounge,WiFi and outdoor seating available. Open Monday to Saturday 10am to 7pm

HOMEMADE ICE CREAM Delicious Gourmet Ice Cream & Fruit Sorbets, Frozen Yogurt, Fresh Natural Yogurt

Sundaes and Splits, Qts and half gal Tubs to take away All Natural Ingredients downstairs at Gingerbread Cafe Tel: 593 7264


& Painting Sessions at Sugar Reef Cafe, Crescent Beach

Art Lessons

Led by Julie Lea

Tuesdays & Thursdays, 10am - 12 and 2 - 4pm

Materials provided, or bring your own - beginners encouraged!

Please call (784) 455 4677 for information and sign up


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Mango Art Studio "Bring Home the Color"

Original Paintings and art books of Bequia Life by Peter Carr and Julie Lea open by appointment, (784) 455 4677

Cruise the beautiful Grenadine Islands aboard an elegant 62ft sailing yacht

Day Trips to Mustique & Neighbouring Islands with experienced Local Skipper

35ft Cabin Cruiser

Tobago Cays Mustique Isle de Quatre Mustique & Tobago Cays

US$80 per person

Fishing trips or Day trips to St. Vincent

Call: 458 3086 / 495 2617

"A fabulous day out!"


Tel: 458 3286 Fax: 458 3964


Visit our Tourism Office! Stamps & postcards, phone cards, newspapers, advice on tours, daytrips, accommodation Open daily - located opposite Customs/Revenue building


Regatta T-shirts 2014 JUST IN! Also Sailing Club Logo T-SHIRTS & Caps

Great Souvenirs & Gifts Check BTA Office 7 days a week!

Taxis/Water Taxis Dollar Vans

Belmont Bequia

US$ 130 pp US$ 125 pp US$ 120 pp US$ 260 pp

All cruises are fully inclusive

Phone: (001) 784 432 5201


Vincentian Society for The Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

The VSPCA Bequia branch seeks volunteers willing to foster or adopt homeless puppies and adult dogs. Can you help? Call 455-SPCA/7722 or visit the Oasis Art Gallery behind the Porthole Restaurant

Yacht Garbage Disposal Ashore, there is only one place to dispose of yacht garbage – the skips located off the Fish Market Jetty next to the Vegetable Market. These are reserved exclusively for yachties’ use. Alternatively, yacht garbage may be delivered “at sea” to Daffodil Marine or other reliable water taxis Charge usually $3.00 to $5.00 per bag.

Dumping in unauthorized places is a prosecutable offence!


Bequia Police Station 458 3350 VHF 16 “ZedQS Bequia” Coastguard 457 4578 Bequia Hospital 457 3328 VHF ch. 16 ”Juliet8Foxtrot” Bequia Doctor 454 3514 Post Office Mon - Fri: 9.00am-12noon, 1pm-3.00pm Saturday closed Cruisers’ Net: VHF on Channel 68 - Daily at 0800 - Current weather & local information Customs & Immigration: Mon - Fri: 8.30am - 6pm (closed 12-1pm), Sat: 8.30am - 12 noon, 3pm - 6pm, Sun: 9am - 12 noon; 3pm - 6pm Overtime fees may be charged - Clearing in and out outside office hours and on Public Holidays is normally possible by arrangement. call VHF on Channel 68 depart regularly from Port Elizabeth

Bequia Harbour

Dinghy Dock

Market Square

Gas Station

Clive Tannis Playing Field Basketball Football



Market Dock Post Office, Customs & Immigration

Fuel Dock/

T Bequia Marina

Model Boat Shop


New Dinghy Dock

Day Charters / Cruise Ship Tenders


Hospital Pharmacy Almond Tree

Bank Yacht Garbage Containers


Main Ferry Dock

Front Street




Tourism Association Office


Bequia Tourism Association Phone: (784) 458 3286

Port Elizabeth treet Back S

Wheres & Whats

St. Michael’s Catholic Church

Dinghy Dock

St. Mary’s Anglican Church (1829)

Public Toilets


The Bequia Tourism Association presents: 11th

Thursday, 23 January - Frangi 9pm: 13-piece Elite Steel Orchestra Friday, 24 January - De Reef 8.30pm: The Mustique Blues Festival in Bequia Dana Gillespie & the London Blues Band:

Cover Drive


soKa Kartel & the London Blues Band Phone: (784) 458 3286

SVG Tourism Authority

Matt Gest, Jeff Walker, Mike Paice Jake Zaitz, Enrico Morena, Jamie Little featuring: Shemekia Copeland Zac Harmon Ian Siegal Dino Baptiste Saturday, 25 January Bequia Beach Hotel 12.30pm: Live Afternoon Jam by the Beach in Friendship Saturday, 25 January - De Reef 8.30pm: Cover Drive - Soka Kartel NJ3O+ featuring Marius Charlemagne Toby Armstrong - Infinity Sunday, 26 January - De Reef 12.30pm: Music by the Beach Grand Mount Gay Finale The One & Only Alston Becket Cyrus & Surprise Guests Tickets & T-shir ts avail able so on!

NJ3O+ featuring Marius Charlemagne



becket Cyrus

Basil’s Bar Mustique

Bequia Express

L'Auberge des Grenadines

Publishing Ltd.

Air Adelphi DE REEF

Admiralty Transport

agents for mount gay rum

Fitness / Health Welcome to

There is a natural way to relieve pain…

Lydia’s Massage

Have you tried

• Therapeutic Body Massage • Japanese Facial Massage KOBIDO


(Discover the art of facial rejuvenation)

Bequia: Behind St. Mary’s Anglican Church Tel: 431-6464 (English)

St. Vincent: Haddon Hotel



To find out more, call 528 0052 Mary Castle RS Hom

Yoga on Bequia • SATI YOGA Sati means mindfulness, paying attention. In all classes there is attention on breath, alignment, & energy. Intermediate level - Monday & Thursday 9:30am Gentle Yoga - Thursday 11am Restorative Yoga - Wednesday 9:30am Meditation - Wednesday - 11am to 11:45am Yoga mats available. Bring your own towel. PRIVATE SESSIONS

For more info Call: (784) 529-0434

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Yoga & Pilates • Private Classes & Day Retreats in St. Vincent Holistic Physiotheraphy specialised in Cranio-Sacrale-Osteopathy and Manual Therapy

Villa & Hotel, Yacht Visits in Bequia by appointment! Tel: + 1 784 527 1387

Kingstown, St. Vincent: Tuesdays & Fridays 8am - 2pm Kenmars Mall, Halifax Street, ground floor For appointments phone 485-6449



To advertise in this publication, contact us by Tuesday of each week! Tel: (784) 457 3649


shopping / Services / For Sale

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The Garden Boutique Up to 50% special reductions!

We Make Hand Painted Batik Large Selection of colourful Caribbean Designer Wear Beach Wear Jewellery

Mon – Fri 9.00 am till 1pm or by appointment

Open Mon - Sat 8.30am - 6pm

Large selection of Beautiful Furniture We also sell pottery, hammocks & baskets

Upstairs behind St. Mary’s Church (enter by Island Things Boutique) Call 498 7137 or 458 3518

Tel: 458 3892

Opp. St. Mary’s Church


Photography eBook:

of Villas and Properties for Websites, Brochures & Magazines Over 25 Years Experience in Bequia Tel: (784) 532 9553


shopping / Services / For Sale

Lower Bay, Bequia


Organically Grown Herbs & Vegetables Roquette/Arugula, Asian & Mustard Greens Mixed Salads, String Beans & much more…

Harvest Fresh Daily! Ask for Jacqueline Open Mon to Sat 9am - 5pm Tel: 458 3793



Downstairs Coco’s Place, Ocar 2 docks nearby!

e torewid op for sed items! h s e h t Visit ls on select specia

Just arrived – Sweet Chilli Sauce, new wines, variety of cheese, chocolate, etc. There will also be a Sale of selected wine!

Come & sit in our café or order take away! We serve baguettes, salads, delicious smoothies, juices, wine by the glass & ice cold beers. Wide selection of frozen meats, frozen fish, seafood, pasta, olive oils, vegetables, fresh frozen berries, fruits & wines. Call for orders: 458 3485 - Free delivery to yachts & villas for purchases over EC$200

Open Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm Saturday 9am - 1pm

Doris Fresh Food Located in Back Street! (formerly Le Petit Jardin) Imported meats, cheeses, fresh fruit and vegetables. Fine wines and spirits!

Open Mon - Sat 8am - 5pm Sundays 8.30 - noon!

Tel: 458 3625

LINA’S Br ss e n ead & Delicate (Yacht provisioning and much more)

Simply the Best Bread, Pastries and Sandwiches! Open daily from 8am

Bayshore Mall - next to Customs

Tel 458 3181 VHF 68

TOP SOIL For Sale “The Best Quality in Bequia” Located on the left hand side of the well in Spring

• Contact Oslyn Bunyan

Tel: 457 3147 / 528 9891 or 497 3692

real estate / Villa Rentals


Pri ce Sla she d!

Completely new and rewritten with the latest news!

Flat location, mins from beach, 2 beds, 1 bath, large terrace 8027 sq. ft. fenced with mature trees, quiet neighborhood

real estate / Villa Rentals

E-mail: for details/photos or call (612) 454 6910

House For Sale

For Rent


Asking $1,350,000.US For appointment call 784-457-3785

Bargain US$195,000 or best offer!!

En-suite room with an amazing Oceanview in Friendship - Further details please contact Andrea on: +1 784 528 2525 or

For more info please visit and search: Amazing view and ocean sound Bequia

+1 (784) 457 3888 +1 (784) 457 3739 +1 (784) 529 8046 +1 (784) 455 0969

Bequia this Week 03 01 2014  
Bequia this Week 03 01 2014  

A handy calendar of events, aptly entitled "Bequia This Week", is published in print and on-line for this small Caribbean island every Frida...