French Cuisine in the BVI

Throughout the Virgin Islands, you'll have the privilege of deciding between a plentiful supply of fine restaurants, quick eateries, and more. If you're admittedly obsessed with French food, you won't want to miss those restaurants where this style of cooking is king. Sneak a taste of the French dishes awaiting you with these popular restaurants.

With so much to try, from the informal atmosphere at Le Grand Cafe to the lovely dinner service at The Dove, there's a menu suited for each type of traveler and for that special evening you're planning too.

The following list allows you to peek at the restaurants throughout the Virgin Islands where guests can grab French food. Find the one that makes your mouth water and click its name to view the full article about its ambiance, food, and what's located nearby.

The Dove

Downtown Road Town, Tortola | (284) 494-0313

Located in downtown Road Town, The Dove is on Waterfront Drive. Fresh fish and French flavors make a nice pair at this highly praised fine foods restaurant. In addition to offering guests that largest wine list in town, this restaurant is also unique for its ever changing small menu, the offerings on which are dictated by which ingredients are readily available locally. The head chef specializes in creating inventive dishes, but the homemade chocolate souffle is without a doubt his best.

The Clubhouse at Frenchmans

Frenchman's Cay | (284) 494-8811

The Clubhouse at Frenchmans, a part of Frenchmans, lies 2.9 miles north-northeast of Coral Bay; it's five and a half miles (nine kilometers) to the west-southwest of Road Town. Affectionately identified as a casual place to dine, it's nice when you're not in the mood to get dolled up. Chef Paul Mason shops at the market daily for fresh, local ingredients with which to prepare the ever changing menu of dishes inspired by French cuisine.

Le Grand Cafe

Downtown Road Town, Tortola | (284) 494-8660

Le Grand Cafe is located in downtown Road Town, just beyond the the center of Road Town. As part of their panel of French cuisine, this possible dining pick serves up an awful lot of desserts and seafood. French cheese platters, french onion soup, locally caught seafood with a gourmet twist, and of course, the menu of tasty desserts are all recommendable options at Le Grand.

Frenchman's Slipway Restaurant

Frenchman's Cay | (284) 495-4684

Situated 2.7 miles north of Coral Bay, Frenchman's Slipway Restaurant is on the same premises as Frenchman's Cay Slipway. Road Town is six miles (ten kilometers) to the east-northeast. People who seek a delicious representation of French style eats can find a few favorites at this place. Consider this an easy option in case you end up nearby.

French Deli

Downtown Road Town, Tortola | (284) 494-4518

French Deli is located in downtown Road Town, in the heart of Road Town. Visitors who can't wait to eat French dishes should definitely check out restaurants like French Deli. It's an easy choice for when hunger strikes.

Similar Food

For something different in the same ballpark, you're likely to enjoy similar offerings at restaurants like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location Island
Brandywine Estate Restaurant (284) 495-2301 Mediterranean 1.9 mi. South-Southwest of Central Parham Town Tortola
Giorgio's Table (284) 495-5684 Italian 2.2 mi. Northeast of Central Spanish Town Virgin Gorda
Capriccio di Mare (284) 494-5369 Italian Downtown Road Town Tortola
Charlie’s (284) 494-2333 Italian 0.3 mi. Northeast of Downtown Road Town Tortola
Chez Bamboo (284) 495-5752 Cajun 0.3 mi. West-Southwest of Central Spanish Town Virgin Gorda
Biras Creek Restaurant (284) 494-3555 European 2.2 mi. East of Central Santu Patia Virgin Gorda
Foxy's Taboo Restaurant (284) 495-0218 Mediterranean 1.6 mi. East of Central Great Harbour Jost Van Dyke
Virgin Queen (284) 494-2310 English Downtown Road Town Tortola

Sometimes, the most exciting cuisines in the Virgin Islands are those you find unexpectedly while journeying to and from your hotel. However, it's still smart to learn about dining in a particular region in advance. To read more information about the dining options available to you, check out this page.


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