French Cuisine in the Bahamas

While exploring the Bahamas, you'll be able to sample a plentiful supply of local eateries, vendors, and fine food. If you have a taste for French food in particular, then you should pay attention to those restaurants that dub it their specialty. Across the Bahamas, visitors will find plenty of dining options that have it on the menu.

From the pleasant, informal attitude at Brasserie des Arts to the inviting dinner and lunch at Brussels Bistro, there's something special waiting for each type of traveler and style of vacation.

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The list below allows you to preview the rather large selection of places serving French cuisine available in the Bahamas. For each restaurant, you can click its name to discover the details about its location, ambiance, and more.

Graycliff

Downtown Nassau | (242) 302-9150

Located in the heart of downtown Nassau, Graycliff is a part of Graycliff Hotel And Restaurant. Fresh fish from The Bahamas' coasts and French cuisine make for an exciting meal at this inviting fine dining establishment. <p>Gaycliff was built in 1742 as the mansion of a famous pirate, and served as a prison for a short time thereafter. Today, the restaurant housed within the home offers a refined and elegant atmosphere.</p>

Dune

Paradise Island | (242) 363-3000

Dune is situated near downtown Nassau. Lovely, mild seafood and French flair share the same plate at this notable formal dining option. <p>The food at Dune is truly something unique. French chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten has created a menu of French, Asian, and Caribbean fusion that can not be found elsewhere.</p>

Cafe Martinique

Paradise Island | (242) 363-3000

Cafe Martinique, a part of Atlantis Harborside Resort, is located 1.4 miles east of downtown Nassau. Fancy and formal is how we'd describe this restaurant, so foodies who want to pair this experience with French prepared meals shouldn't overlook this option. <p>A menu of French fare created by Chef Jean-Georges Vongeritchen is what guests of Cafe Martinique encounter.</p>

Blue Caviar on the Beach

Olde Town Sandyport | (242) 327-7111

Blue Caviar on the Beach is situated toward the heart of Cable Beach. Guests who seek a delicious representation of French fare will want to check out restaurants like this one. It's an easy choice in case you end up nearby. <p>The selection includes chocolate pastries, wood oven baguettes, large country bread, cookies, shortbread biscuits, chocolate eclairs, lemon and apple tarts, quiches, Croque Monsieur and paninis. They also offer lattes, espresso, cappuccinos, hot chocolate and a selection of n herbal tea.</p>

Brussels Bistro

Downtown Nassau | (242) 326-4523

Brussels Bistro is located in downtown Nassau, in the northern outskirts of Nassau. If you and your party have a desire to pair French dishes with Belgian style, this dining facility is serving both. <p>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.</p>

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
Brasserie des Arts 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach New Providence French (242) 677-9000
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
Cafe Michel 1.3 mi. West of Central Freeport Grand Bahama Island Continental, French (242) 352-2191
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

Mahogany House

If your preferences are flexible, you will find similar ingredients and influences at restaurants like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location Island
Bimini Market (242) 327-6000 Creole 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach New Providence
Mahogany House (242) 362-6669 Italian 1.9 mi. South-Southwest of Central Gambier New Providence
Olive's Mediterranean Cafe (242) 356-3986 Greek Downtown Nassau New Providence
Domino's Nassau (242) 394-8080 Italian 1.5 mi. Northeast of Central Nassau New Providence
Elvina's Bar Restaurant (242) 335-5032 Cajun 0.2 mi. Southeast of Central Gregory Town Eleuthera
Pisces Restaurant (242) 373-5192 Italian 2.2 mi. East of Central Freeport Grand Bahama Island
Cappuccino's (242) 373-1584 Italian 2.2 mi. East of Central Freeport Grand Bahama Island
La Dolce Vita (242) 373-8450 Italian 2.1 mi. East of Central Freeport Grand Bahama Island
Domino's Cable Beach (242) 677-7200 Italian 0.1 mi. South-Southeast of Central Cable Beach New Providence
Capriccio Ristorante (242) 327-8547 Italian 0.1 mi. South-Southwest of Central Cable Beach New Providence

Some of the best kitchens, cafes, and dining rooms in the Bahamas are those you didn't expect to find yourself craving while out visiting attractions and tourist hubs. However, it doesn't hurt to make a list of specific places to try. To discover more about the culinary options awaiting you, check out this page.

 

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