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 food is tremendously popular in Anguilla. Because this kind of fare has elements borrowed from a wide variety of culinary cultures, nearly any type of diner can find something they like at such restaurants. Be sure to remember that you can read more info about each restaurant on the page by clicking the names.

Roy's Bayside Grille has a couple of cuisine options to choose from, 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. You'll find them on Road Bay.

Restaurants Map

Travelers should consider dining at Da' Vida Restaurant & Spa. Da Vida is a gourmet restaurant operating alongside a spa. If the crystal glasses and intricately fanned white cloth napkins don't tell you this place is gourmet, the fantastic plating and flavors will.

Aleta: Aleta is open for breakfast, and lunch is served by the pool. If you're looking for something specific, call them at (264) 333-8057.

Take a look at the collection just below for details on related options in the area.

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
Cap Shack 1.5 mi. South-Southwest of Central Meads Bay (264) 497-6666
Cips by Cipriani 1.2 mi. South of Central Meads Bay (264) 497-6666
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
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
Faustina's Kitchen 0.7 mi. East of Central Meads Bay (264) 729-4102
Fish Shack & Grill 0.2 mi. North of Central Blowing Point (264) 729-9696
Flavours 1.2 mi. North of Central Blowing Point (264) 583-6634
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 (264) 498-8106
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
New Creations The Valley, Central Anguilla (264) 729-7823
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
The Yacht Club Restaurant 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Meads Bay (264) 498-2300
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 local dinner possibility West End, in western Anguilla. A bright red roadside stop, Picante's has mouth watering Mexican food that often brings a crowd. To reach them, call (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

If you find yourself hoping to find some European fare, you'll have plenty of different restaurants to pick from in the vicinity. Alongside Caribbean-style food, you can choose from French and Italian restaurants too.

You might want to think about trying Straw Hat Restaurant. Straw Hat serves breakfast, lunch and dinner and boasts an extensive wine list. The property can be found on John Hodge Road.

Trattoria Tramonto & Oasis Beach Bar: 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.

Veya Restaurant and Cafe is a nice nearby option you might consider visiting. Vaya is open only from 6-10pm and closed on Sundays. You should make reservations in advance for a table here. For customers who want to call before booking a room, do so at (264) 498-8392.

Be sure to view the collection just below for details on these kinds of choices in the region.

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
Cips by Cipriani 1.2 mi. South of Central Meads Bay Caribbean, Italian (264) 497-6666
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
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
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 (264) 498-8106
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 food is a tremendously popular choice in Anguilla. For the less adventuresome, there are 12 eateries to enjoy characteristic American fare.

Flavours is located at La Vue Boutique Inn and offers a variety of specialties to enjoy, including barbecue and chicken. The lunch menu is split into two: the Local Menu and the Dine-In Menu. The Local Menu, of course, features local favorites such as oxtail, curried chicken, snapper, baked ribs, and more. They are situated on Back Street.

Mango's has a couple of cuisine options 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. If you're looking to call before you go, you can do so at (264) 497-6479.

A notable nearby food place you could visit is 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. If you want to know more, call them at (264) 476-6534.

Smitty's on the Beach is a local lunch and dinner place Island Harbour, in northeastern Anguilla. 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 have questions, call them at (264) 497-4300.

Take a look at the table just below to get specifics about these kinds of options within the area.

American Restaurants in Anguilla
Name Location Phone Number
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) 583-6634
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

There are tons of restaurants that serve other types of meals in Anguilla.

Blanchards Beach Shack is a restaurant offering comfort food 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. They're located on Meads Bay Road.

Hungry guests might enjoy visiting Blanchards Restaurant. Heralded as one of the best restaurants in the Caribbean, the staff at Blanchard's Beach Shack Restaurant have effortlessly managed to create an atmosphere of comfort and relaxation while still serving one of the best International menus around. The secret to the restaurant's success is the close-knit bond the staff has formed over the years, with owners Bob and Melinda Blanchard leading the way. They're on Meads Bay Road.

Hibernia Restaurant and Art Gallery offers a variety of cuisine options to choose from, including Asian and eclectic. A tiny restaurant with Asian influence, this is a gem of a spot, featuring an art gallery and unique menu items.

Julian's Restaurant is located at Quintessence Hotel and has several different specialties to choose from, including pizza and salads. Mouthwatering options make up lunch, dinner, and dessert menu. For lunch, you have the options of Grand Mansion Gazpacho soup, a variety of sandwiches, Margherita pizza, or an assortment of entrees. If you're looking to call before booking a room, do so at (264) 498-8106.

Mosaic at CuisinArt is located at CuisinArt Resort & Spa and is a bistro Rendezvous Bay, in western Anguilla. Mosaic is a new dining option at the CuisinArt Resort, which has replaced the previous Cafe Med. This international delight features a beautifully adorned central bar and, of course, delicious flavors.

Be sure to view the collection down below to find information on these types of choices within the area.

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
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 (264) 498-8106
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
Santorini at the Clubhouse 1.5 mi. West of Central Blowing Point Fusion, Mediterranean (264) 498-2000
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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