French Cuisine in the Bahamas

While exploring the Bahamas, you'll be impressed by the great number of places to eat. Fans of French cuisine should take note of the places offering this cuisine on the menu. In this destination overall, there's plenty of restaurants serving this style.

With plenty of variety, from the very casual atmosphere at Cafe Madeleine to the fantastic dinner service at Luciano's, there's a menu suited for each visitor and every dining expectation.

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The list below allows you to read up on the selection of restaurants in the Bahamas where guests can grab French food. Click each option to view more information about its location, ambiance, and more.

Dune

Paradise Island | (242) 363-3000

Situated near downtown Nassau, Dune is a smart choice for travelers thinking about staying near this part of the island. Beautiful seafood and French flavors make for an exciting meal at this much-loved fine dining establishment.

The decor inside Dune is typical of an Asian restaurant, with modern lines that are cool and functional.

Graycliff

Downtown Nassau | (242) 302-9150

Graycliff, part of Graycliff Hotel And Restaurant, is located in downtown Nassau, in the northern outskirts of Nassau. The fresh taste of fish and French flavors are an outstanding combo at this popular fine dining establishment.

Heavy, old school Bahamian dishes are on the menu here, with the shining star being the seafood and of course, the catch of the day. The wine cellar boasts over 200 thousand bottles of vintage wine.

Cafe Martinique

Paradise Island | (242) 363-3000

Located 1.4 miles east of downtown Nassau, Cafe Martinique is on the same premises as Atlantis Harborside Resort, and is a good choice worth considering if you are exploring this side of the island. Fine dining is definitely their standard, so foodies who aren't opposed to splurging on French cuisine shouldn't overlook this option.

Mahogany finishes, etched glass windows, and a fabulous wrought-iron elevator give this spot an elegant feel.

Brussels Bistro

Downtown Nassau | (242) 326-4523

Brussels Bistro is located in downtown Nassau, toward the northern outskirts of Nassau. When you and your traveling companions have a taste to mate French fare with Belgian panache, this restaurant is serving up both.

With its wood finishes and friendly environment, walking into Brussels Bistro you feel as though you have walked into a bistro in the heart of Belgium.

Luciano's

Port Lucaya | (242) 373-9100

Luciano's, which is part of Port Lucaya Marketplace, is located near the middle of Port Lucaya. Fresh fish and French fare make for a bold combo at this highly praised fine foods restaurant.

The delectable menu includes such dishes as fine grilled steaks served with potatoes, grilled lamb served in French sauces, roasted duck, and sauteed veal, fresh broiled lobster, among many other equally divine dishes. Additionally, the menu also features four different salads, including Caesar and a Seafood Salad, appetizers, desserts, and coffees, including espresso.

There is also a separate, smaller Early Bird Menu for those who dine earlier in the evening that includes a three course dinner for one price.

French Restaurants
Name Location Island Type Phone Number
Blue Caviar on the Beach 1.2 mi. West of Central Cable Beach New Providence French (242) 327-7111
Brussels Bistro Downtown Nassau New Providence Belgian, French (242) 326-4523
Cafe Madeleine 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach New Providence French (242) 677-9000
Cafe Martinique 1.4 mi. East of Central downtown Nassau New Providence French (242) 363-3000
Dune 1.7 mi. East-Northeast of Central downtown Nassau New Providence Asian Fusion, French (242) 363-3000
Graycliff Downtown Nassau New Providence Caribbean, Continental, French (242) 302-9150
Luciano's 2.2 mi. East of Central Freeport Grand Bahama Island Caribbean, European, French (242) 373-9100
Montagu Gardens 2.0 mi. East of Central downtown Nassau New Providence French (242) 394-6347
The Blue Sail Restaurant and Bar 1.2 mi. West of Central Cable Beach New Providence French, Mediterranean (242) 327-7111

Similar Food

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If your heart's not set on this cuisine in particular, there are similar flavors to be experienced at restaurants like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location Island
Domino's Port Lucaya (242) 373-8000 Italian 2.1 mi. East of Central Freeport Grand Bahama Island
Capriccio Ristorante (242) 327-8547 Italian 0.1 mi. South-Southwest of Central Cable Beach New Providence
Carmine's (242) 363-3000 Italian 1.5 mi. East of Central downtown Nassau New Providence
Via Caffe (242) 322-7209 European Downtown Nassau New Providence
Bimini Market (242) 327-6000 Cajun 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach New Providence
Mosaic (242) 363-3000 Mediterranean 1.2 mi. Northeast of Central downtown Nassau New Providence
Churchill's (242) 373-1333 Mediterranean 2.1 mi. East of Central Freeport Grand Bahama Island
Cleo (242) 677-9000 Mediterranean 0.8 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach New Providence
Giovanni's Cafe (242) 373-9107 Italian 2.2 mi. East of Central Freeport Grand Bahama Island
Bennigan's Nassau 394-4880 Irish 1.5 mi. Northeast of Central Nassau New Providence

Guests often find that the best dining destinations in the Bahamas are those you casually come across while walking around during the day. But, writing down a couple of different places in your daily itinerary, means even your fall-back options are good ones. To find out much more regarding the types of food available to you, check out this page.

 

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