European Cuisine in Antigua

If you've got a hankering for European food, don't pass up a chance to indulge yourself. You may be a bit limited in your options, but you can still find a couple of locations in Antigua where you can try some.


With so much to try, from the informal attitude beloved by patrons of Cecilia's High Point Cafe to the dives whose decades-old preparations are worth daydreaming about, you're sure to locate a menu item that tempts your taste buds.

Use the list below to pursue the small collection of European eateries that you may come across during your vacation. Find one that whets your appetite and click its name to see more important info about its location, ambiance, and more.


Five Islands | (866) 237-1644

Gauguin, which is part of Galley Bay, is located in Five Islands, a neighborhood in Antigua; 3.3 miles to the west of St. John's. Salty, fresh seafood and European panache make a nice pair at this favorite place. <p>Although the menu at Gauguin changes on a daily basis, guests can count on Pacific Rim, West Indies, and European style cuisine. Seafood is especially prevalent here, and the creme brulee is to die for.</p>

Cecilia's High Point Cafe

Dutchman Bay | (268) 562-7070

Cecilia's High Point Cafe can be found near Cedar Grove; it's 4.3 miles to the northeast of St. John's. Speaking of delicious, specialty European food, this visitor favorite likes to suggest its desserts and seafood. <p>The extensive menu at Cecilia's High Point Cafe serves something for everyone. Start with the fresh local clams gratinee or sauteed shrimp and avocado salad before moving on to your entree, which if your choice of seafood, pasta or meat dish with sides created from the freshest produce available. Finally, for dessert you can choose front several offerings which include such mouthwatering treats as an Espresso Float, Crepes with Rum and Honey or Nutella, or "Drunk" Raisin Ice Cream.</p>

Similar Food

Le Cap Horn

If your heart's not set on this cuisine in particular, you might like distinctly different, but still related local places like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location Island
Le Zest (268) 562-8179 French 0.9 mi. Northwest of Central Mamora Bay Antigua
The Sea Grape -- Italian 3.8 mi. South West of Central Sweets Antigua
Le Cap Horn (268) 460-1194 French 0.1 mi. Southeast of Central English Harbour Antigua
Jacqui O's BeachHouse (268) 562-2218 French Western part of Antigua None
One Stone Ital Shack in St. John's (268) 785-6065 Italian Downtown St. John's Antigua
Chippy Antigua (268) 724-1166 English 1.6 mi. West of Central Cedar Grove Antigua
Pizzas in Paradise (268) 480-6979 Italian Downtown St. John's Antigua
Terrace (268) 460-1014 French 0.4 mi. East-Southeast of Central English Harbour Antigua
The Verandah (268) 462-6000 Mediterranean 6.0 mi. East-Northeast of Central St. John's Long Island
Melini's Ristorante (268) 562-4173 Italian 0.3 mi. Southeast of Central Jolly Harbour Antigua

Visitors often find that the best dining options in Antigua are those that you catch sight of - or scent of - while walking the streets near your hotel. However, keeping at least a few interesting-sounding restaurants in your plans, means you'll have multiple alternatives, even in a pinch. To read much more concerning the types of food awaiting you, check out this page.


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