French Cuisine in the BVI

Almost everywhere in the Virgin Islands, expect to be able to sample a wide range of local eateries, vendors, and fine food. Guests who already have plans to eat French food can't afford to miss the various establishments known for this style of cooking. Sample the varying interpretations of French food available with the places profiled below.

With so much to try, from the informal locale of The Clubhouse at Frenchmans to the tasty dinner and lunch at Le Grand Cafe, there's something in store for each traveler and any style of dining desired.

The following list allows you to get more details about the group of popular establishments where the focus is on French food. Click each option to see more important info about its hours, locale, and even nearby attractions.

The Dove

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

Positioned in downtown Road Town, The Dove is a good choice for guests who are going to check out this neighborhood. Beautiful seafood and French panache get along famously at this exceptional formal dining option.

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, which is on the premises of Frenchmans, is located 2.9 miles north-northeast of Coral Bay; it is 5.7 miles to the west-southwest of Road Town. Because this is a casual type of restaurant, it's convenient, plus great for quicker, quality meals.

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

Located in downtown Road Town, Le Grand Cafe is on Waterfront Drive. This local establishment isn't merely French creations and one favorite, desserts, but they're also masters of 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

Located 2.7 miles north of Coral Bay, Frenchman's Slipway Restaurant is on the premises of Frenchman's Cay Slipway. From the restaurant, Road Town is six miles (ten kilometers) to the east-northeast. Newcomers who can't get enough French dishes will find something tasty at this restaurant. Put it on your vacation agenda in case you're in their neighborhood.

French Deli

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

French Deli is located in downtown Road Town, toward the center of Road Town. Visitors who can't get enough French dishes will find those fond flavors at restaurants like French Deli. Make sure it's on your agenda if you'll be staying nearby.

Similar Food

If seeking variety within the same genre, you will find similar ingredients and influences at restaurants like the following:

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

Sometimes, the most exciting restaurants in the Virgin Islands are those you decide upon spontaneously during your daytime travels. But, having the names of a few restaurant possibilities on your schedule, will keep your mind at ease. To find out more about the kinds of food available to you, check out this page.

 

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