French Cuisine in Antigua

During your travels through Antigua, expect to have the privilege of deciding between a wide selection of options when it comes to dining. Can't resist French food during your holiday here? Guests can't afford to miss those restaurants known for these fun flavors. Prepare your taste buds for the French favorites offered at the dining options detailed here.


With lots to try, from the fine dining setting of Terrace to the scrumptious dinner service at Le Bistro, you may very well stumble upon something you'll return for again and again.

Take a moment to read more about the fairly full set of options that offer French fare. Click on one of the options to view the full article about its style, hours, or even what the view will be like.

The Cove Restaurant

Cedar Grove | (800) 557-6536

The Cove Restaurant is located at Blue Waters Hotel, and is a viable option for travelers visiting this town or nearby. In case you're wondering, Dickenson Bay is one and a quarter miles (two kilometers) to the south west. At this restaurant standards and expectations are high, so those travelers who aren't opposed to splurging on French food should learn more.

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.


English Harbour | (268) 460-1014

Terrace, part of Inn At English Harbour, is situated in English Harbour, in Antigua. Fancy and formal is how we'd describe this restaurant, which means patrons who want to indulge, celebrate, or simply experience French prepared meals will want to check it out.

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.

Le Bistro

Antigua | (268) 462-3881

Le Bistro is found near Cedar Grove; it is 3.1 miles to the east of Dickenson Bay. When you have a desire to mate French food with Caribbean panache, this restaurant is serving both.

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.

Jacqui O's BeachHouse

Crab Hill | (268) 562-2218

Jacqui O's BeachHouse is on Crab Hill. From the restaurant, Jolly Harbour is two and a half miles (three and a half kilometers) to the north. Fabulously fresh fish and French cuisine share the same plate at this informal dining option.

Fresh seafood and produce brought in from local farmers ensure that every time you eat here you're having the highest quality available.

Catherine's Café

Antigua | (268) 460-5050

Catherine's Café is on Pigeon Point Beach. English Harbour is a short distance away to the northwest. When you and your hungry companions are seeking delicious French food in a fairly relaxed and welcoming dining area, this easy going restaurant fits the bill.

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
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

Abracadabra Restaurant

You may crave something slightly different, in which case you may enjoy the distinct yet similar flavor profiles at restaurants below:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Abracadabra Restaurant (268) 460-2701 Italian 0.2 mi. West-Northwest of Central English Harbour
Piccolo Mondo (866) 237-2071 Italian 0.1 mi. Northwest of Central Mamora Bay
Cecilia's High Point Cafe (268) 562-7070 European 2.5 mi. East of Central Cedar Grove
Sheer Rocks (268) 562-4510 Mediterranean 1.1 mi. South-Southwest of Central Jolly Harbour
One Stone Ital Shack in Falmouth -- Italian 1.1 mi. North of Central English Harbour
Melini's Ristorante (268) 562-4173 Italian 0.3 mi. Southeast of Central Jolly Harbour
The Sea Grape -- Italian 3.8 mi. South West of Central Sweets
Rumbaba (268) 562-8126 Mediterranean 0.7 mi. North of Central English Harbour
Ristorante Paparazzi (268) 562-8136 Italian 0.1 mi. East-Southeast of Central English Harbour
La Bussola Restaurant (268) 562-1545 Italian 2.2 mi. North-Northwest of Central St. John's

You can't plan for it, but sometimes the best food and drink options in Antigua are those that you didn't expect to find yourself craving during your exploration of different cities. However, it doesn't hurt to know the names of particular restaurants ahead of time. To find out more information about the kinds of food awaiting you, check out this page.


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