French Cuisine in Antigua

Throughout Antigua, you'll be impressed by the delicious array of options when it comes to dining. Those who adore French cuisine particularly should pay attention to the places known for these fun flavors. Luckily, you're likely to come across quite a broad selection of places where you can order dishes prepped in this style.


With plenty of variety, from the fine dining backdrop at The Cove Restaurant to the inviting afternoon tea and dinner at Terrace, you are sure to find something worthy of multiple plates-full.

Take time to read up on the group of popular establishments where French food is dished out. Find the one that makes your mouth water and click its name to learn more about its ambiance, locale, dress code, and more.

The Cove Restaurant

Cedar Grove | (800) 557-6536

The Cove Restaurant is on the premises of Blue Waters Hotel, and is a smart choice for you to consider if you're thinking about spending some time visiting this town and adjacent locations. It's 1.2 miles northeast of Dickenson Bay. Guests should expect a beautiful, formal menu that's well beyond street vendors and casual beach bars.

Set on a cliff side, the entrance to the Cove begins to transport you to a romantic atmosphere like none other with dramatic flaming torches and a completely candlelit hallway. Once seated, a breathtaking view of the Caribbean steals the show.

Le Bistro

Antigua | (268) 462-3881

Le Bistro is located near Cedar Grove; it's three miles (five kilometers) to the east of Dickenson Bay. On top of French food, this eatery makes Caribbean inspired cuisine, so it's a delicious choice for those who want to try some unique combinations.

Le Bistro stands out as a bright pink and blue restuaraunt in a garden of flowers and palm trees. This extravagant display is actually very tastefully done and fits right in with the surrounding area. The inside takes a slightly darker tone to the colors, granting a more intimate and relaxing environment.


English Harbour | (268) 460-1014

Terrace is located at Inn At English Harbour, and is a logical selection for people thinking about spending some time visiting this part of Antigua. From the moment you sit down, you're in for fine cuisine in a setting that stands out amongst the very casual establishments in town.

They serve shrimp, duck, steak, snapper or chicken breast for dinner, all with an accompanying side dish bursting with flavor. Save room for one of their magnificent desserts.

Catherine's Café

Antigua | (268) 460-5050

Catherine's Café is on Pigeon Point Beach. It's 0.6 miles southeast of English Harbour. When your family is thinking about an inviting place serving French food that's far from prim and proper, this mellow, informal restaurant fits the bill.

Jacqui O's BeachHouse

Crab Hill | (268) 562-2218

Jacqui O's BeachHouse is located in Crab Hill, a village in ; 2.3 miles to the south of Jolly Harbour. Fresh catches from and French fare share the same plate at this well-liked dining option.

From your spot at a picnic table on the beach you can gaze out over the Caribbean and see as far as Montserrat on clear days.

French Restaurants
Name Location Island Type Phone Number
Catherine's Café 0.6 mi. Southeast of Central English Harbour Antigua French (268) 460-5050
Jacqui O's BeachHouse 0.1 mi. South West of Central Crab Hill None French (268) 562-2218
Le Bistro 1.5 mi. East of Central Cedar Grove Antigua Caribbean, French (268) 462-3881
Le Cap Horn 0.1 mi. Southeast of Central English Harbour Antigua Caribbean, French, Fusion (268) 460-1194
Le Zest 0.9 mi. Northwest of Central Mamora Bay Antigua Caribbean, French (268) 562-8179
Terrace 0.4 mi. East-Southeast of Central English Harbour Antigua Caribbean, French, International (268) 460-1014
The Cove Restaurant 0.9 mi. Northwest of Central Cedar Grove Antigua Caribbean, French (800) 557-6536

Similar Food

Harmony Hall Restaurant

If your heart's not set on this cuisine in particular, you're likely to enjoy similar offerings at restaurants below:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location Island
Harmony Hall Restaurant (268) 460-4120 Mediterranean 1.6 mi. North of Central Freetown Antigua
Ristorante Paparazzi (268) 562-8136 Italian 0.1 mi. East-Southeast of Central English Harbour Antigua
The Estate House (268) 462-6000 Mediterranean 6.0 mi. East-Northeast of Central St. John's Long Island
Cecilia's High Point Cafe (268) 562-7070 European 2.5 mi. East of Central Cedar Grove Antigua
Pasta Rite Ya (268) 764-2819 Italian 1.0 mi. Northwest of Central English Harbour Antigua
Bocciolo Italian Restaurant (268) 462-0061 Italian 0.3 mi. South of Central Jolly Harbour Antigua
Gauguin (866) 237-1644 European 3.3 mi. West of Central St. John's Antigua
Piccolo Mondo (866) 237-2071 Italian 0.1 mi. Northwest of Central Mamora Bay Antigua
Sheer Rocks (268) 562-4510 Mediterranean 1.1 mi. South-Southwest of Central Jolly Harbour Antigua
Melini's Ristorante (268) 562-4173 Italian 0.3 mi. Southeast of Central Jolly Harbour Antigua

Also, you might want to seek out a specialty like the crepes featured at Segafredo GGS Cafe.

You can't plan for it, but sometimes the best places to dine in Antigua are the ones you didn't think you'd ever wander into during your daytime travels. But of course, it's still a good idea to have a few favorites on the itinerary. To discover more concerning the culinary options waiting for you, check out this page.


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