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 dishes are never very difficult to find in Anguilla. Since this kind of fare has elements from many different cultures and culinary techniques, even the pickiest of eaters will find dishes they'll enjoy at Caribbean-style restaurants. Remember that you can click on the restaurant names to read additional details.

Roy's Bayside Grille offers a couple of cuisine options to try, including British and Caribbean. 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. They're on Road Bay.

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Da' Vida Restaurant & Spa has a variety of dishes to enjoy, including seafood and tapas. Choose from pork tenderloin, lamb loin, zesty sesame chicken or local lobster dishes for dinner. Dumplings, soups and salads make up the appetizer menu. Call them at (264) 498-5433.

Aleta: Aleta is open for breakfast, and lunch is served by the pool. You can call them at (264) 333-8057.

See more on these kinds of places inside Anguilla by taking a look at the chart down below.

Caribbean Restaurants in Anguilla
Name Location Phone Number
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
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
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
Fish Shack & Grill 0.2 mi. North of Central Blowing Point (264) 729-9696
Flavours 1.2 mi. North of Central Blowing Point (264) 582-4328
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
Julian's Restaurant 0.8 mi. Northeast of Central Meads Bay (800) 234-7468
Ken's Pork The Valley, Central Anguilla --
Madeariman Beach Bar and Restaurant 3.1 mi. North-Northeast of Central the Valley (264) 497-5750
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
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
Serenity Beach Resort Bar and Restaurant 3.3 mi. Northeast of Central the Valley (264) 497-3328
Sharky's Restaurant 0.4 mi. East of Central Meads Bay (264) 729-0059
Smitty's on the Beach 1.8 mi. North of Central East End (264) 497-4300
Sun Shine Shack 1.3 mi. West of Central Blowing Point (264) 746-0649
The Ferryboat Inn Restaurant and Bar 0.4 mi. South of Central Blowing Point (264) 497-6613
The Lime Keel House 1.7 mi. North of Central East End (264) 583-4613
Tropical Sunset Beach Bar and Restaurant 2.9 mi. North-Northeast of Central the Valley (264) 497-6076
Waves Anguilla 0.4 mi. West-Southwest of Central Meads Bay (264) 729-3185

Local Cuisines

Picante is a dinner option West End, in western Anguilla. Hosts Chloe and Therron find out innovative ways to make this restaurant a top class eatery outlet. It's unpretentious, traditional mexican food. If you'd like to call ahead, you can do so at (264) 498-1616.

Other Local Restaurants in Anguilla
Name Location Island Type Phone Number
Picante 1.2 mi. South West of Central Meads Bay Anguilla Mexican (264) 498-1616

European and Asian

Sunset Lounge

Visitors craving some European food will find many different options to choose from. Alongside Caribbean cuisine, you'll be able to find French and Italian restaurants too.

A notable nearby restaurant worthy of consideration is Straw Hat Restaurant. Straw Hat boasts 15 years serving fine cuisine to Anguilla visitors. Huge windows provide panoramic views of the dazzling ocean, and after dark, the lights from St. Martin. You'll be able to find them on John Hodge Road.

Trattoria Tramonto & Oasis Beach Bar: Trattoria Tramonto & Oasis can be counted on for their great taste in wines and their flavorful grappas with a hint of the islands. Ask for suggestions and whatever you do, be sure to sample their special punch with rum. Call them at (264) 497-8819.

Guests might want to consider trying 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.

You can see more on related types of dining options in Anguilla by scrolling to the chart down below.

European and Asian Restaurants in Anguilla
Name Location Type Phone Number
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
Julian's Restaurant 0.8 mi. Northeast of Central Meads Bay Caribbean, French, Vegetarian (800) 234-7468
Madeariman Beach Bar and Restaurant 3.1 mi. North-Northeast of Central the Valley Caribbean, French, Vegetarian (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
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 definitely a popular choice in Anguilla. For less adventuresome travelers, there are 13 dining establishments to enjoy standard American meals.

Mango's is a restaurant in the area you might want to try. Mango's is a restaurant known for its lighter, grilled entrees. The sesame snapper is their signature dish. Guests can reach them at (264) 497-6479.

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.

Diners should consider dining at Smitty's on the Beach. 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. If you're looking to call in advance, you can do so at (264) 497-4300.

The Pumphouse is a local bar and grill located in Sandy Ground Village, in central Anguilla. Pumphouse’s emulsion of style, good food and music makes them a popular restaurant and bar among people of all age groups on the island of Anguilla. The property is situated on Sandy Ground Road.

Use the chart below to find information on related choices in the area.

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
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
Flavours 1.2 mi. North of Central Blowing Point (264) 582-4328
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
The Pumphouse Sandy Ground Village, Central Anguilla (264) 497-5154
Uncle Earnie's Beach Bar 2.9 mi. North-Northeast of Central the Valley (264) 497-3907

Other Restaurants

Pimms

You will find tons of restaurants offering other types of meals in Anguilla.

Blanchards Beach Shack is a lunch and dinner possibility Meads Bay, in western Anguilla. Thanks in part to the success of their flagship eatery Blanchards Restaurant, the dynamic duo that is Bob and Melinda Blanchard opened Blanchards Beach Shack in 2011. The Shack offers unpretentious beach side dining, standing as one of Anguilla's most innovative and appealing options for culinary enjoyment. The property is located on Meads Bay Road.

You should think about dining at 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. Guests will be able to find them on Meads Bay Road.

Café Mediterraneo: Savor a meal of Mediterranean classics poolside at Café Mediterraneo. If you are looking for something specific and want to call ahead of time, do so at (264) 498-2000.

Another area restaurant worth considering 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're looking for something specific, call them at (264) 497-4290.

Le Bistro at Santorini is located at CuisinArt Resort & Spa and is a local seafood joint Rendezvous Bay, in western Anguilla. As the island's only AAA Four Diamond restaurant, Le Bistro at Santorini uses local seafood and a Mediterranean house blend of flavorful spices and marinades to give guests a one of a kind tasting experience.

The table just below presents the 18 different choices you can visit within Anguilla.

Other Restaurants in Anguilla
Name Location Type Phone Number
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
Cafe Celeste 0.5 mi. North-Northeast of Central Meads Bay Mediterranean (877) 733-3611
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
Julian's Restaurant 0.8 mi. Northeast of Central Meads Bay Caribbean, French, Vegetarian (800) 234-7468
Le Bistro at Santorini 1.5 mi. West of Central Blowing Point Fusion, Mediterranean (264) 498-2000
Madeariman Beach Bar and Restaurant 3.1 mi. North-Northeast of Central the Valley Caribbean, French, Vegetarian (264) 497-5750
Mosaic at CuisinArt 1.5 mi. West of Central Blowing Point International (264) 498-2000
Ocean Echo 0.2 mi. West-Southwest of Central Meads Bay International (264) 498-5454
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

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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