Best Accommodations for Dining in Anguilla

Hotels in Anguilla Known for Great Dining

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Sometimes vacations are about trying new dishes and having more variety than at home. As you might hope, there are several decadent dining experiences awaiting you in Anguilla. Wherever you go you'll find restaurants big and small, classic and modern, but always with that special local twist.

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The hotels listed below are great options when dining is considered a priority. Some of them have multiple outstanding restaurants, while others are found in areas where restaurants are abundant and diverse.

Best Hotels in Anguilla for Dining

Of course, you'll probably eat a lot of meals at your hotel, even if you plan to explore the local restaurants. This could mean it's time to narrow your search to accommodations with the best and easiest dining options. Not only is it convenient to eat at your hotel, but many are known for their award-winning food and service, attracting locals as well as guests from other hotel properties.

The hotels below were ranked based on their amenities and options, including the convenience factor of their nearby dining and of course their full service restaurants.

Properties in Anguilla for Excellent Dining
Property Location Snack Bar Room Service
Viceroy Anguilla West End
Mariners Cliffside Beach Resort 0.5 mi. South-Southwest of Sandy Ground Village
Malliouhana, an Auberge Resort Long Bay Village
Carimar Beach Club Meads Bay
Frangipani Beach Resort Meads Bay check

Listed in the #1 spot, when it comes to having the best on-site dining, is Viceroy Anguilla, where visitors who stay at or within reach of the hotel shouldn't worry whether they'll find good food. <p>Several restaurants and lounges on the property provide guests with the utmost in dining experience, with culinary masterpieces professionally prepared. A range of atmospheres, from gourmet to casual, are all available at the Viceroy Anguilla. Guests can also have their food delivered if they choose to eat in their room.</p>


<p>The cuisine at Aleta is seasonal, featuring only the freshest foods in recipes inspired by traditional Caribbean fare. For breakfast, choose amongst a selection of organic options with freshly juiced juices. At lunch time, sample the popular rotis or select a salad or curry, and dinner is an a la carte affair.</p>

<p>Sunset Lounge</p>

<p>This open air lounge specializes in Asian cuisine and aged rums. Some of the classic menu items include sushi and sashimi along with an extensive wine list, aged rum, and Cuban cigars.</p>

<p>Bamboo Bar & Grill</p>

<p>The most laid-back of the resort's restaurants is Bamboo Bar & Grill, where guests may grab a quick snack, or sit down for a full meal. Dinner time transforms the restaurant into a Caribbean grill and steakhouse, with steaks, crayfish, and lobster hot items on the menu.</p>


<p>Dine inside or out at Coba, which offers vistas of Barnes Bay and Meads Bay for guests as they eat gourmet Caribbean cuisine and seafood.</p>

<p>The Half Shell</p>

<p>Bento boxes, sandwiches, ceviche, high-end coffee, and alcoholic libations make up the menu at the Half Shell, which is located in a cliff along Barnes Bay.</p>

If one of these hotels or resorts catches your eye, click its name to view detailed articles about the property — because before you book, it's important to consider all amenities.

Best Hotels in Anguilla for Nearby Restaurants

Another factor to consider is the proximity of your hotel to local restaurants. Regardless of how varied or enjoyable the food may be at your hotel, no trip would be complete without searching for a good nearby restaurant, particularly if you plan to stay for more than a few days.

Below are hotels ranked by their proximity to clusters of local restaurants.

Best Properties in Anguilla for Off-Site Dining
Property Location
Anacaona Boutique Hotel West End
Anguilla Great House Beach Resort 1.2 mi. West of Blowing Point
Nathan's Cove Meads Bay
Rendezvous Bay Hotel & Villas 0.8 mi. West of Blowing Point
The Reef Rendezvous Bay

Whichever accommodations you choose, remember that some of Anguilla's finest restaurants are found in hotels, so who knows? You may have a chance to expand your palette if you eat at a hotel down the road from where you're staying. Click on any of these hotels, and you'll find pages filled with photos and descriptions, as well as the type of food found in the neighborhood.


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