American Cuisine in Antigua

Almost everywhere in Antigua, expect to be overwhelmed by the delicious array of restaurant gems preparing local ingredients. Can't resist American food during your holiday here? Guests won't want to miss the various establishments known for this style of cooking. In this destination overall, there's several restaurants that offer this favorite.


With choices such as the informal destination known as Shirley Heights Lookout to the lingering deliciousness of dinner and lunch at KFC Fort Road, you may very well stumble upon something you absolutely love.

The list below allows you to scan and read details about the moderate selection of places that quench cravings for American food. You can click each restaurant's name to get further details about its ambiance, specialties, and nearby things to do.

Shirley Heights Lookout

Antigua | (268) 460-1785

Shirley Heights Lookout, which is on the premises of Shirley Heights Fort, is a viable choice for you to consider if you're exploring this side of the island; it is about three quarters of a mile (a little more than a kilometer) to the southeast of English Harbour. Not only do they have festive fare including American cuisine and barbecue, but here they're also known for putting out great seafood.

Shirley Heights has an American and Caribbean menu, mostly barbecue, burgers and seafood.

Coco Beach Restaurant

Mamora Bay | (866) 237-2071

Coco Beach Restaurant is on the same premises as St. James's Club. In case you're wondering, English Harbour is approximately two miles (approximately three and a half kilometers) to the west. Head on over to Mamora Bay when you're feeling like a knock-out serving of hamburgers.

American favorites like burgers, pastas, soups, and salads make up the menu at Coco Beach Restaurant.

Putters Bar & Grill

Dickenson Bay | (268) 463-4653

Located near the center of Dickenson Bay, Putters Bar & Grill is a good choice for travelers thinking about going to this part of Antigua. With a following of food lovers, this destination isn't known simply for its American themed dishes and of course barbecue, but here they're also quite the favorite for steak.

A lot of classic american cuisine is served here, like the Philly cheese steak sandwich or big bowl of chili.

Andes on Deep Bay Waterfront Restaurant

Five Islands | (268) 462-3733

Andes on Deep Bay Waterfront Restaurant is located at Grand Royal Antiguan Beach Resort. It's 2.6 miles west of St. John's. Considered an informal place to eat, it's convenient, plus great for quicker, quality meals.

Jackees Kwik Stop

English Harbour | (268) 460-1299

Jackees Kwik Stop is situated on the northwestern edge of English Harbour, in Antigua; 0.9 miles to the southeast of Falmouth Harbour. The style of service at this awesome bar and grill is pretty casual, which is important because visitors can spend some time winding down while they have mouthfuls of American food.

The restaurant can accommodate up to 40 guests at once in the open dining area which features a relaxing view of the harbor.

American Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Andes on Deep Bay Waterfront Restaurant 2.6 mi. West of Central St. John's American, Caribbean (268) 462-3733
Coco Beach Restaurant 0.0 mi. South West of Central Mamora Bay American, International (866) 237-2071
Jackees Kwik Stop 0.3 mi. Northwest of Central English Harbour American, Caribbean, Mexican (268) 460-1299
KFC Fort Road 0.8 mi. North of Downtown St. John's American (268) 481-1531
KFC High Street Downtown St. John's American (268) 481-1541
KFC Old Parham 2.9 mi. East of Central St. John's American (268) 481-1527
Putters Bar & Grill 1.6 mi. West of Central Cedar Grove American (268) 463-4653
Shirley Heights Lookout 0.8 mi. Southeast of Central English Harbour American (268) 460-1785
Subway St. John 0.3 mi. East-Northeast of Downtown St. John's American (268) 562-5639

Similar Food

You may crave something slightly different, in which case there are similar flavors to be experienced at places like Lobster Shack and Castaways, both of which offer up Creole style eats.

Or you can of course sample the mainstay dishes from these restaurants:

Restaurants with Similar Specialties
Restaurant Name Phone Specialty Location
Captain's Quarters (268) 460-1036 Barbecue 1.5 mi. Northwest of Central English Harbour
Touloulou Bar & Restaurant (268) 562-8778 Hamburgers 1.7 mi. North of Downtown St. John's
Sandhaven (268) 771-6803 Barbecue 1.8 mi. Northwest of Downtown St. John's
Trappas Restaurant and Bar (268) 562-3534 Hamburgers 0.4 mi. Northwest of Central English Harbour

Some of the most memorable restaurants in Antigua are those you find suddenly while walking the streets near your hotel. Although, you'll save yourself some stress if you make a list of specific places to try. To learn more information concerning the types of food available to you, check out this page.


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