Anguilla Restaurants

Restaurants in Anguilla overlook beautiful scenery and serve delectable cuisine

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Whichever restaurant you choose in Anguilla, there is a good possibility of being confronted with a staggering wine list and cuisine that rivals that of any prime international restaurant. Vacationers should certainly take the opportunity to dine at a number of locations during their stay.

Although Anguilla is an overseas territory of the United Kingdom, cuisine in the island's restaurants is more reflective of diverse international influences such as French, Asian, and Caribbean. The Caribbean love of rum and the European love of wine are both clearly evident in Anguilla. Learn about Anguilla's eats when you read the Culinary Styles article.

The island has a range of restaurants, from roadside barbecues to casual eateries to elegant and refined dining experiences. Because there are more than 70 restaurants on the tiny island, you can bet you'll find a suitable locale to dine at regardless of which part of the island you're visiting that day. Many vacationers like to stick to hotel restaurants to ensure there will be something familiar on the menu. You should note that in Anguilla, many of the hotel restaurants serve gourmet food and are on the more expensive side. Still, you can learn about hotel restaurants at our page discussing the Best Hotels for Dining Options. Further, if you want to know which restaurants are located in the vicinity of local hotels, check out the A to Z: Hotels in Detail page. Here, you can search for hotels that you have interest in, you will be given a listing of the nearest hotels, as well as details about the hotel itself, and any dining possibilities on site.

Caribbean Cuisine

Aleta

Caribbean fare is definitely a popular choice in Anguilla. Since this kind of cuisine contains features borrowed from many different cultures and culinary techniques, even the pickiest eaters can find something to their taste at such restaurants. Don't forget to click on the link to each restaurant to read more info.

Da' Vida Restaurant & Spa offers a couple of cuisine options to choose from, including American and Caribbean. Choose from pork tenderloin, lamb loin, zesty sesame chicken or local lobster dishes for dinner. Dumplings, soups and salads make up the appetizer menu.

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Diners may enjoy visiting Dune Preserve. The Dune Preserve is open Tuesday through Sunday for lunch. Dinner starts at 7:00 and the live music gets going around 9:00 p.m..

Roy's Bayside Grille: A convergence of fun and excitement can be attained by the beach in Sandy Ground where Roy’s serves the best steaks and fresh seafood grilled to its customers. You'll find them on Road Bay.

Below you can find the 45 restaurants offering visitors this kind of flavor.

Caribbean Restaurants in Anguilla
Name Location Phone Number
20 Knots 2.8 mi. North-Northeast of Central the Valley (264) 584-0001
Aleta 0.6 mi. West-Southwest of Central Meads Bay (264) 333-8057
Arawak Cafe 1.8 mi. North of Central East End (264) 497-4888
Bamboo Bar & Grill 0.6 mi. West-Southwest of Central Meads Bay (264) 333-8057
Bonjour Café Sandy Ground Village, Central Anguilla (264) 461-3200
Coconose Restaurant 0.1 mi. South of Central Blowing Point (264) 497-6434
Covecastles Restaurant 1.9 mi. South West of Central Meads Bay (800) 223-1108
Da' Vida Restaurant & Spa Crocus Hill, Central Anguilla (264) 498-5433
Dad's Bar & Grill Sandy Ground Village, Central Anguilla (264) 581-3237
De Cuisine 1.1 mi. Northwest of Central Blowing Point (264) 584-3431
Dune Preserve 1.6 mi. West of Central Blowing Point (264) 497-6219
E's Oven 1.3 mi. North-Northeast of Central Blowing Point (264) 498-8258
Elite Beach Restaurant and Bar 1.6 mi. North of Central East End (264) 498-5178
Elodias Beach Bar & Grill 1.3 mi. South West of Central Meads Bay (264) 497-1257
English Rose Restaurant Stoney Ground, Central Anguilla (264) 497-5353
Firefly Restaurant 0.4 mi. South West of Central Meads Bay (264) 497-6827
Fish Shack & Grill 0.2 mi. North of Central Blowing Point (264) 729-9696
Garden Terrace Café 0.9 mi. Southeast of Central Meads Bay (264) 497-6603
Gwen's Reggae Grill 3.3 mi. Northeast of Central the Valley (264) 497-2120
Hungry's The Valley, Central Anguilla (264) 235-8907
Jacala Beach Restaurant 0.1 mi. West of Central Meads Bay (264) 498-5888
Ken's Pork The Valley, Central Anguilla --
Mango's 1.0 mi. West of Central Shoal Bay West (264) 497-6479
Nat's Palm Grove Bar and Grill 1.6 mi. Northeast of Central East End (264) 497-4224
Old Caribe Bar & Restaurant 1.2 mi. West of Central Blowing Point (264) 497-6061
Olde Caribe 1.2 mi. West of Central Blowing Point (800) 583-9247
Oliver's Seaside Grill 0.9 mi. Northeast of Central Meads Bay (264) 497-8780
Pimms 1.1 mi. South of Central Meads Bay (264) 497-6666
Prickly Pear Bar & Restaurant 6.2 mi. North-Northwest of Central Meads Bay (264) 235-5864
Ripples Sandy Ground Village, Central Anguilla (264) 497-3380
Roy's Bayside Grille Sandy Ground Village, Central Anguilla (264) 497-2470
SandBar Sandy Ground Village, Central Anguilla (264) 498-0171
Sandy Island 2.9 mi. Northwest of Central Blowing Point (264) 476-6534
Sarjai’s 0.4 mi. Northeast of Central Meads Bay (264) 497-6755
Scilly Cay 1.9 mi. North of Central East End (264) 497-5123
Serenity Beach Resort Bar and Restaurant 3.3 mi. Northeast of Central the Valley (264) 497-3328
Smitty's on the Beach 1.8 mi. North of Central East End (264) 497-4300
Smokey's at the Cove 0.9 mi. Southeast of Central Meads Bay (264) 497-6582
Stone 2.8 mi. North-Northeast of Central the Valley (264) 584-0001
Sun Shine Shack 1.3 mi. West of Central Blowing Point (264) 746-0649
Tasty's Restaurant 1.0 mi. North of Central Blowing Point (264) 584-2737
The Ferryboat Inn Restaurant and Bar 0.4 mi. South of Central Blowing Point (264) 497-6613
The Restaurant at Malliouhana 0.5 mi. North-Northeast of Central Meads Bay (786) 261-0800
Tropical Sunset Beach Bar and Restaurant 2.9 mi. North-Northeast of Central the Valley (264) 497-6076
Zara's 3.3 mi. Northeast of Central the Valley (264) 497-3229

Local Cuisines

For vacationers who enjoy trying out exciting flavors that are unique to the areas they visit, Anguilla has at least a couple genuinely local choices to pick from.

Barrel Stay Restaurant is a local dinner possibility found within Sandy Ground Village, in central Anguilla. This restaurant is closed on Wednesdays. If you have questions and want to call ahead, do so at (264) 497-2831.

Picante is a nice restaurant in the area worth considering. A bright red roadside stop, Picante's has mouth watering Mexican food that often brings a crowd. If you have questions, call them at (264) 498-1616.

Other Local Restaurants in Anguilla
Name Location Type Phone Number
Barrel Stay Restaurant Sandy Ground Village, Central Anguilla Creole, French (264) 497-2831
Picante 1.2 mi. South West of Central Meads Bay Mexican (264) 498-1616

European and Asian

Sunset Lounge

If you and your party are wanting to find some European fare, you will find many different options to choose between nearby. Alongside Caribbean-style cuisine, you can find French and Italian restaurants.

Trattoria Tramonto & Oasis Beach Bar is a pleasant restaurant in the area you might want to try. Trattoria has some of the most authentic tasting Italian food you will find in Anguilla. That said, they offer some options that have an island flare. If you are looking for something specific and want to call before booking a room, you can do so at (264) 497-8819.

Straw Hat Restaurant: Straw Hat serves breakfast, lunch and dinner and boasts an extensive wine list. They are situated on John Hodge Road.

A dining venue you might like is Veya Restaurant and Cafe. Vaya is open only from 6-10pm and closed on Sundays. You should make reservations in advance for a table here. If you would like to call before booking a room, do so at (264) 498-8392.

Below you will be able to see the 25 restaurants serving up this kind of food.

European and Asian Restaurants in Anguilla
Name Location Type Phone Number
Barrel Stay Restaurant Sandy Ground Village, Central Anguilla Creole, French (264) 497-2831
Blue Bar & Brick Oven Pizza Restaurant Central Anguilla Italian (264) 462-1000
Bonjour Café Sandy Ground Village, Central Anguilla Caribbean, French (264) 461-3200
Cafe de Paris 0.7 mi. East of Central Meads Bay French (264) 497-0069
Cha Cha San 1.1 mi. Northwest of Central Blowing Point Pan Asian / Pacific Rim (264) 583-1988
Cobà 0.6 mi. West-Southwest of Central Meads Bay Italian (264) 333-8057
Covecastles Restaurant 1.9 mi. South West of Central Meads Bay Caribbean, French (800) 223-1108
De Cuisine 1.1 mi. Northwest of Central Blowing Point Caribbean, European (264) 584-3431
Dolce Vita Italian Beach Restaurant And Bar Sandy Ground Village, Central Anguilla Italian (264) 497-8668
Elite Beach Restaurant and Bar 1.6 mi. North of Central East End Caribbean, Italian (264) 498-5178
Fish Shack & Grill 0.2 mi. North of Central Blowing Point British, Caribbean (264) 729-9696
Hibernia Restaurant and Art Gallery 1.8 mi. North of Central East End Asian, Eclectic, French (264) 497-4290
Italia 1.5 mi. West of Central Blowing Point Italian (264) 498-2000
Jacala Beach Restaurant 0.1 mi. West of Central Meads Bay Caribbean, French (264) 498-5888
Madeariman Beach Bar and Restaurant 3.1 mi. North-Northeast of Central the Valley French (264) 497-5750
Oliver's Seaside Grill 0.9 mi. Northeast of Central Meads Bay Caribbean, Continental (264) 497-8780
Pimms 1.1 mi. South of Central Meads Bay Caribbean, European, Fusion (264) 497-6666
Roy's Bayside Grille Sandy Ground Village, Central Anguilla British, Caribbean (264) 497-2470
Stone 2.8 mi. North-Northeast of Central the Valley Asian, Caribbean (264) 584-0001
Straw Hat Restaurant 0.1 mi. West-Southwest of Central Meads Bay Pan Asian / Pacific Rim (264) 497-8300
Sunset Lounge 0.6 mi. West of Central Meads Bay Asian (264) 333-8057
The Ferryboat Inn Restaurant and Bar 0.4 mi. South of Central Blowing Point Caribbean, French (264) 497-6613
Tokyo Bay 1.5 mi. West of Central Blowing Point Japanese (264) 498-2000
Trattoria Tramonto & Oasis Beach Bar 1.6 mi. South West of Central Meads Bay Italian (264) 497-8819
Veya Restaurant and Cafe North Hill Village, Central Anguilla Pan Asian / Pacific Rim (264) 498-8392

American

Mango's

American cuisine is never very difficult to find in Anguilla. For the less adventurous, there are 15 spots where you can enjoy familiar American dishes.

The Pumphouse is a pleasant restaurant in the area you might enjoy visiting. The Pumphouse serves up delicious plates of burgers and fries, steaks and salads. In an effort to raise the bar in flavor and creativeness, the restaurant has brought in Executive Chef Alvarez to infuse his innovative cooking style with American classics. They're located on Sandy Ground Road.

Mango's offers a couple of cuisines to choose from, including American and Caribbean. Serving what is said to be the healthiest cuisine on the island of Anguilla, Mango's is a fine-dining establishment set right on the beach. Guests enjoy the subdued, romantic atmosphere and the one-of-a-kind service offered to them here.

You might want to think about visiting Sandy Island. A delicious menu of seafood entrees pairs perfectly with the fantastic views of a coral reef at this offshore restaurant. Cocktails here are fabulous. To reach them, call (264) 476-6534.

Smitty's on the Beach offers a couple of cuisine options to choose from, including American and Caribbean. Smitty's has a limited menu but is a favorite in Island Harbour because of it's great flavors and live music or dancing on weekend nights. Visitors can call them at (264) 497-4300.

You can see more information on related kinds of eateries inside Anguilla by scrolling to the chart down below.

American Restaurants in Anguilla
Name Location Phone Number
A Burger 1.1 mi. Northwest of Central Blowing Point (264) 497-3535
Da' Vida Restaurant & Spa Crocus Hill, Central Anguilla (264) 498-5433
Elodias Beach Bar & Grill 1.3 mi. South West of Central Meads Bay (264) 497-1257
English Rose Restaurant Stoney Ground, Central Anguilla (264) 497-5353
Falcon's Nest 1.6 mi. North of Central East End (264) 772-1127
Fat Cat Gourmet to Go The Valley, Central Anguilla (264) 497-2307
Johnno's Beach Stop Sandy Ground Village, Central Anguilla (264) 497-2728
Le Bon Pain 1.7 mi. North-Northwest of Central East End (264) 497-4090
Mango's 1.0 mi. West of Central Shoal Bay West (264) 497-6479
Sandy Island 2.9 mi. Northwest of Central Blowing Point (264) 476-6534
Smitty's on the Beach 1.8 mi. North of Central East End (264) 497-4300
Tasty's Restaurant 1.0 mi. North of Central Blowing Point (264) 584-2737
The Pumphouse Sandy Ground Village, Central Anguilla (264) 497-5154
The Restaurant at Malliouhana 0.5 mi. North-Northeast of Central Meads Bay (786) 261-0800
Uncle Earnie's Beach Bar 2.9 mi. North-Northeast of Central the Valley (264) 497-3907

Other Restaurants

Pimms

You'll be able to choose from plenty of establishments offering other types of meals in Anguilla.

Blanchards Beach Shack is a local bar and grill Meads Bay, in western Anguilla. Some of the Blanchard couple's favorite offerings are available on the menu at Blanchards Beach Shack, including homemade corn tortilla tacos, jerk-chicken sandwiches, and lobster rolls. Enjoy a mixed beverage, a glass of carefully selected wine, or a beer with your meal, and stop by for frozen yogurt when it is the only thing that will satisfy you on a hot day. They're located on Meads Bay Road.

Travelers should consider trying Blanchards Restaurant. One bite of the food at Blanchards Beach Shack and you will be surprised to learn that Melinda Blanchard, owner and head chef, is self taught. What appears on the menu as a typical entree will arrive at the table in a bed of fresh shiitake mushrooms, completely transforming the meal into a work of art. They're located on Meads Bay Road.

Café Mediterraneo: While a complimentary continental breakfast is available everyday at Café Med, an a la carte menu with unique Mediterranean and international dishes is available as well. Energizing smoothies, juices, buttermilk pancakes and toasted bagel with smear are only some of the taste meals that are the perfect start to anyone's day.

A restaurant in the area worth thinking about is Hibernia Restaurant and Art Gallery. The meat is of the highest quality and imported and the seafood freshly caught off the island waters. The 250 item long wine list is superb and reflects the owner's extensive traveling in order to find these special selections. If you have questions, call them at (264) 497-4290.

Le Bistro at Santorini can be found at CuisinArt Resort & Spa and is a fine dining restaurant Rendezvous Bay, in western Anguilla. A variety of seafood and meat dishes are prepared table side for each diner's pleasure. Farm, land and sea options are all available as the menu sports a wide range of Mediterranean style dishes. If you would like to call in advance, do so at (264) 498-2000.

You can use the collection down below to get details on these types of options in the area.

Other Restaurants in Anguilla
Name Location Type Phone Number
Andy's Restaurant & Bar The Valley, Central Anguilla Fusion (264) 498-2639
Blanchards Beach Shack 0.3 mi. Northeast of Central Meads Bay Eclectic (264) 497-6100
Blanchards Restaurant 0.3 mi. Northeast of Central Meads Bay Fusion (264) 497-6100
Café Mediterraneo 1.5 mi. West of Central Blowing Point Mediterranean (264) 498-2000
Hibernia Restaurant and Art Gallery 1.8 mi. North of Central East End Asian, Eclectic, French (264) 497-4290
Le Bistro at Santorini 1.5 mi. West of Central Blowing Point Fusion, Mediterranean (264) 498-2000
Ocean Echo 0.2 mi. West-Southwest of Central Meads Bay International (264) 498-5454
Old Caribe Bar & Restaurant 1.2 mi. West of Central Blowing Point Caribbean, Contemporary (264) 497-6061
Olde Caribe 1.2 mi. West of Central Blowing Point Caribbean, Eclectic (800) 583-9247
Pimms 1.1 mi. South of Central Meads Bay Caribbean, European, Fusion (264) 497-6666
Prickly Pear Bar & Restaurant 6.2 mi. North-Northwest of Central Meads Bay Caribbean, Vegetarian (264) 235-5864
Ripples Sandy Ground Village, Central Anguilla Caribbean, Eclectic (264) 497-3380
Spice 1.1 mi. South of Central Meads Bay Middle Eastern (888) 858-5822
The Half Shell 0.6 mi. West-Southwest of Central Meads Bay Mediterranean (264) 333-8057
The Place 0.8 mi. West of Central Blowing Point International (246) 584-6501
Valley Bistro The Valley, Central Anguilla Mediterranean (264) 498-5100
Zara's 3.3 mi. Northeast of Central the Valley Caribbean, Eclectic (264) 497-3229

The appropriate attire for each of these establishments will be different. Many travelers will spend their days in beachwear and other revealing clothing. These articles are not considered appropriate in shops, towns, and restaurants. Day time dress in restaurants is casual, and travelers may even wear shorts. Dinner is another matter, however, and travelers should plan on being neat and sharp but comfortable. Men should wear dress pants and a collared or button down shirt, while women should wear informal dresses. Some of island's ritziest restaurants may require more formal attire. Diners who plan to frequent these nicer establishments or who will have business meetings may wish to pack more formal attire, such as a jacket and tie. Click here to read more about clothing and attire in Anguilla.

Although there are a number of restaurants to accommodate travelers and residents on this small island, some have as few as seven tables. Reservations will be required at any of the nicest or most popular restaurants, especially during the high tourist season from mid-December to mid-April. A significant number of restaurants in Anguilla will close for two months in September and October, so a call to ensure the restaurant of your choice is open may be a good idea as well.

MasterCard and Visa are widely accepted, and American Express and Discover have limited acceptance. Restaurants may include a service charge of 10 to 15 percent, and there may be additional charges for the use of credit cards. Travelers should tip 15 to 20 percent if a gratuity is not included in the bill.

With so many culinary choices, travelers should sample a number of restaurants in Anguilla to enjoy some of the Caribbean's finest cuisine.

 

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