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“Great location, good food.”

The Isles Restaurant & Tiki Bar
Price range: US$5 - US$25
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Reservations
Description: The Isles, the area's only oceanfront restaurant and Tiki bar, proudly features fine cuisine using only the freshest regional ingredients. From private romantic dinners and family gatherings to banquets, wedding receptions, and corporate events, our serene atmosphere comfortably provides the perfect ambiance for all of your dining needs.
Reviewed 2 July 2014

Pro's:
-location, location, location. amazing location and view, as it's right on the water.
-the food is pretty solid - we got the seared tuna, grilled seafood plate, and steak, and it was overall pretty good. Not as good as Pogies (another restaurant in OIB) but still good food, nonetheless. We also had a few apps were very good but super spicy.
-atmosphere is really nice both indoor and outdoor (outdoor bar is a great space). It is a HUGE space but that didn't seem to really matter when we were there.
-plenty of seating, so we were able to walk in on a busy night without a reservation for a party of 7.
-huge parking lot

Con's:
-it's a bit pricey for what you get, but you are really paying for the location and that view.

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Reviewed 1 July 2014

We have a house on OIB and had not been to the Isles in at least a year...I happy to report that it was great! We went for lunch and all five of us enjoyed our meal. I appreciated that they accomodated my dietary restrictions (no dairy) and our aunt loved the crab melt. We will be back and truly appreciated the great service Joey our server, provided..

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Reviewed 30 June 2014

The pool area, deck and walkway to the beach looked messy and "worn". So we thought the restaurant food would be commodity frozen bar food but after eating there for two lunches, we realized that it was good! Everything we ordered in our group was done perfectly and we're fussy. Service was also good,especially at the outdoor bar! Get the homemade onion rings!

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Reviewed 26 June 2014

Went to celebrate parents Anniversary. Food came out luke warm, undercooked, or overcooked. For such high prices, expected quality. First time we had 3 meals on the house. Had the a/c drip on us. The server was friendly and really tried, but would recommend 2 servers for a large party. Personally had the filets and I'm still trying to get the bad taste out my mouth for $26. Squash medley is what I would expect during offseason. Mashed potatoes very dry and hard to swallow. Would NOT return. Please save your money.

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MarnieWilliamson, General Manager at The Isles Restaurant & Tiki Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2014

We are sorry you had a bad experience, and it is our desire to see 100% satisfaction in all of ours customers. I personally hope you will allow us the chance to rectify the situation and provide you with an experience that is unparalleled.

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Reviewed 22 June 2014 via mobile

A nice restaurant with attentive wait staff. When we mentioned the table was wobbly they promptly changed tables for us. The sea crab soup was very good but could have been warmer. Big portions I couldn't eat all of my stuffed flounder but it was very tasty. The bread was nice and crusty and served with real butter. Overall a nice dining experience.

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1  Thank LAS3760
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MarnieWilliamson, General Manager at The Isles Restaurant & Tiki Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2014

We are pleased to hear about your great experience, and we appreciate your positive feedback. The view of the ocean is magnificent, and it makes the experience that much more enjoyable. We look forward to providing you with excellent food and service in the future!

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