Caribbean Cuisine in the BVI

Restaurant-style Caribbean food is a delight to people from all walks of life, especially for including sweet and savory flavors, native produce, and beautifully prepped seafood. There's more than enough restaurants for this type of food alone.

With options including everything from the informal favorite named The Reef Restaurant to the lingering deliciousness of dinner and lunch at Elm Beach Bar, there is a choice for every visitor and style of vacation.

Take time to scan and read details about the numerous Caribbean eateries in the Virgin Islands. For each option that interests you, click the name to get further details about its specialties, style, and what you can do nearby.

Pusser's Road Town Pub

Downtown Road Town, Tortola | (284) 494-3897

Located in downtown Road Town, Pusser's Road Town Pub is on Waterfront Drive. In the mood for chicken? In any case, you might discover that dining here is the one stop that you'll each love for a different reason.

As a Caribbean pub, this Pusser's location is known for taking the flavors of the Caribbean and blending them with the pub atmosphere. They are known for having some delicious jerk chicken and pork, as well as a variety of beer and liquor to fit the mood. Staying true to the pub roots, the restaurant also has hamburgers, pizza, and other traditional pub food.

William Thornton Floating Bar and Restaurant

Norman Island | (284) 340-8603

Located in the vicinity of Coral Bay, William Thornton Floating Bar and Restaurant is a viable choice for vacationers thinking about going to this side of the island. It's 7.2 miles south of Road Town. When it comes to specialty Caribbean-inspired cuisine, this possible dining pick serves up an awful lot of hamburgers and seafood.

Local favorites like conch fritters and roti litter the menu plus burgers, salads, and sandwiches, all of which pair nicely with all of their offerings from the bar.

Cooper Island Beach Club Restaurant

Cooper Island | (284) 495-9084

Positioned 5.2 miles southeast of Parham Town, Cooper Island Beach Club Restaurant is a popular choice for travelers who are going to spend time visiting the island. It's 6.8 miles south west of Spanish Town. This is one local eatery that's enjoyed, not merely for its Caribbean food and of course seafood, but here they're also good at steak.

Though the menu changes regularly, you can always expect to find freshly caught seafood, conch fritters and other Caribbean specialties, and certified Angus steaks on the menu.

Big Bamboo Restaurant

Jack Bay Point, Anegada | (284) 495-2019

Big Bamboo Restaurant, part of Big Bamboo Cottages, is located in the vicinity of The Settlement; it is 22 miles (35 kilometers) to the north-northeast of Spanish Town. With a following of food lovers, this destination isn't known simply for its Caribbean food and chicken, but it's also known for putting out great seafood.

Big Bamboo is especially known for its fresh caught conch, grouper, red snapper, and Anegada lobster. In fact, the lobster is so popular that you may want to call in advance and reserve yours before they run out. Not in the mood for seafood? They also have a number of barbecue items on the menu, and a delicious cheesecake you won't want to miss.

One Love Bar and Grill

White Bay, Jost Van Dyke | (284) 495-9829

Situated 0.6 miles west of Great Harbour, One Love Bar and Grill is on the premises of White Bay Beach, and is a smart choice for you to consider if you're thinking about visiting this neighborhood or the surrounding area. If you're wondering, Road Town is nine and a half miles (15 kilometers) to the east. Tourists that are in the mood for barbecue will wholly enjoy stopping here during a trip to White Bay.

If you happen to be on the island Thursday through Sunday, stop by for live music in the afternoon.

Caribbean Restaurants
Name Location Island Type Phone Number
Abe's by the Sea 1.5 mi. East of Central Great Harbour Jost Van Dyke Caribbean (284) 495-9329
Ali Baba's Jost Van Dyke Jost Van Dyke Caribbean (284) 495-9280
Bananakeet Cafe Tortola Tortola Caribbean, Fusion (284) 494-5842
Big Bamboo Restaurant 1.6 mi. North of Central The Settlement Anegada Caribbean (284) 495-2019
Callwood's Restaurant & Bar 0.2 mi. West of Central Cane Garden Bay Tortola American, Caribbean --
Coco Loco Beach Bar 0.6 mi. West-Southwest of Central Great Harbour Jost Van Dyke Caribbean (284) 496-6854
Cool Breeze Bar & Restaurant Jost Van Dyke Jost Van Dyke Caribbean (284) 440-0302
Cooper Island Beach Club Restaurant 5.2 mi. Southeast of Central Parham Town Cooper Island Caribbean (284) 495-9084
Cow Wreck Restaurant 1.9 mi. Northwest of Central Setting Point Anegada Caribbean (284) 495-8047
Elm Beach Bar 0.0 mi. West-Southwest of Central Cane Garden Bay Tortola Caribbean --
Flying Iguana 2.2 mi. East of Central Parham Town Beef Island Caribbean, International (284) 495-5277
Foxy's Restaurant 0.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central Great Harbour Jost Van Dyke Caribbean (284) 495-9258
Gertrudes Beach Bar Jost Van Dyke Jost Van Dyke American, Caribbean (284) 495-9104
Harris' Place 1.6 mi. East of Central Great Harbour Jost Van Dyke Caribbean (284) 495-9295
Hog Heaven 0.7 mi. North of Central Santu Patia Virgin Gorda Caribbean --
Ivan's Stress Free Bar Restaurant 0.6 mi. West-Southwest of Central Great Harbour Jost Van Dyke Caribbean (340) 513-1095
Lobster Trap 1.5 mi. North of Central Setting Point Anegada Caribbean, International (284) 346-5055
Mariner Inn Restaurant 0.3 mi. Northeast of Downtown Road Town Tortola Caribbean, International (284) 494-2333
Mermaid's Dockside Bar & Grill 0.2 mi. West-Northwest of Central Spanish Town Virgin Gorda Caribbean (284) 495-6663
Myett's Garden Grille 0.1 mi. South-Southwest of Central Cane Garden Bay Tortola Caribbean, Eclectic (284) 495-9649
One Love Bar and Grill 0.6 mi. West of Central Great Harbour Jost Van Dyke Caribbean (284) 495-9829
Potter's by the Sea 0.1 mi. South-Southeast of Central Setting Point Anegada Caribbean, International (284) 495-9182
Pusser's Road Town Pub Downtown Road Town Tortola Caribbean (284) 494-3897
Rhymer's Beach Hotel Restaurant 0.0 mi. Northwest of Central Cane Garden Bay Tortola Caribbean (284) 495-4639
Rock Cafe & Sports Bar 1.8 mi. South West of Central Santu Patia Virgin Gorda Caribbean (284) 495-5482
Rosewood Little Dix Bay Beach Grill 0.7 mi. North of Central Spanish Town Virgin Gorda American, Caribbean (284) 495-5555
Rosewood Little Dix Bay Sugar Mill 0.7 mi. North of Central Spanish Town Virgin Gorda Caribbean (284) 495-5555
Sand Box Restaurant 1.8 mi. Northeast of Central Santu Patia Prickly Pear Island Caribbean (284) 495-9122
Seaside Grill 2.6 mi. South West of Central Cane Garden Bay Tortola Caribbean, Continental (284) 495-4212
Sugar Apple 1.1 mi. South-Southwest of Central Spanish Town Virgin Gorda Caribbean --
Sugar Mill Restaurant 2.1 mi. South West of Central Cane Garden Bay Tortola Caribbean, Eclectic (284) 495-4355
The Reef Restaurant 0.5 mi. South West of Central Spanish Town Virgin Gorda Caribbean (284) 495-5252
The Turtle Restaurant 1.1 mi. Northwest of Central Parham Town Tortola Caribbean (284) 495-2877
The Village Cafe and Restaurant 0.9 mi. West-Northwest of Downtown Road Town Tortola Caribbean (284) 495-5544
Top of the Baths 1.6 mi. South-Southwest of Central Spanish Town Virgin Gorda Caribbean, Eclectic, International (284) 495-5497
Verandah Restaurant 0.4 mi. North of Downtown Road Town Tortola Caribbean (284) 494-2501
Wendell's World 0.0 mi. East of Central Great Harbour Jost Van Dyke Caribbean (284) 495-9259
William Thornton Floating Bar and Restaurant 6.9 mi. East of Central Coral Bay Norman Island Caribbean (284) 340-8603

Similar Food

If you don't mind changing things up a bit, perhaps you'll want the familiar flavors at places like The Jamaican Kitchen which specializes in Jamaican dishes.

Some of the most memorable Caribbean restaurants in the Virgin Islands are the ones you happen upon while trekking the town of your choice. That being said, you can't go wrong when you learn about dining in a particular region in advance. To read much more regarding the types of food awaiting you, check out this page.

 

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