Located in the heart of St. John's, Island B-Hive Sports Bar is the perfect place to stop for a refreshing drink or a meal when spending the day in St. John's. Literally a minutes walk from the Heritage Quay cruise ship dock, it's also a great meeting point and watching spot.
Since opening in 2006 the restaurant has built a reputation for serving excellent local dishes daily. If you are visiting Antigua as a tourist you can enjoy freshly prepared lunch specials daily including lobster, shrimp, seafood, roti's, stewed chicken, saltfish with chop up and coconut dumplin, goat water and pepper pot to name but a few. Even if you are only visiting for the day, getting a taste of Antigua is easy at Island B-Hive. The menu changes every couple of weeks, but click here to take a look at a sample of what is available.
Aside from tasty local meals and a full bar, you can also indulge in gorgeous Häagan-Dazs ice creams, the perfect anti-dote to a hot day of shopping in St. John's.
The restaurant and bar is open from 8.00 am until 11:00 pm Monday through Saturday, and the kitchen closes at 10 pm. Come and enjoy the monthly Zodiac party on the second Saturday of every month where if it's YOUR birthday star sign you get to enjoy free cake and everyone can choose from that months food and drink specials.
For book worms, the 1st Thursday of every month is the Island B-Hive Book Club where like minded individuals get together to discuss the chosen book for the month.
There are events throughout the year such as Carnival when live music and DJs entertain the crowds both day and nights from the Heritage Quay band stand.
The bar is primarily known as a place to catch live sports including football, grand prix, tennis and other international sporting events. (So guys....remember you can nip in for a drink or three while the lady in your life indulges in some seriously good shopping).
Island B-Hive is part of the Kennedy's Club Ltd. which encompasses:
The very first joint in Liberta and the very popular bar on Prince Klaas Street in St. John's; Kennedy's Liquor World Ltd. - is a self-service wholesale and retail outlet for alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. This oulet has been in exsistence since the 1960s.
Kennedy's Club Ltd. at Cassada Gardens - is a major successful wholesale and retail distributing company in Antigua for beverages, alcohol, liquor, wines, and spirit. KCL assumed responsibility for the original company started by Glasford Francis in 1962
Wadadli Enterprises - the sole distributor for all of Antigua Brewery's products. These include beer, stout, non-alcoholic beverages and other imports.
Kennedy Enterprises Ltd - is a popular hardware store providing building materials to households and businesses throughout the nation.
Ken's Club - is Antigua's first and number 1 wholesale club. Located at Cassada Gardens, offers its members a wide range of goods and services in addition to beverages and spirits at the best prices on island. Must be a member to shop at the club, however membership fee is nominal and affordable for all.