Italian Cuisine in the BVI

If you can't get enough Italian cuisine, don't miss out on an opportunity to treat yourself. You may be a bit limited in your options, but you can still find a couple of places in the Virgin Islands where you can try some.

With so much to try, from the very casual backdrop at Capriccio di Mare to the lovely smelling breakfast, dinner and lunch at Charlie’s, you're sure to locate a menu item you absolutely love.

Take a moment to get a taste for the limited, though enticing, options for Italian places you could try during your stay. For each option that interests you, click the name to find out more about its ambiance, locale, dress code, and more.

Brandywine Estate Restaurant

Tortola | (284) 495-2301

Located near Parham Town, Brandywine Estate Restaurant is a logical choice for people thinking about exploring this part of the island. In case you're wondering, Road Town is approximately two and a half miles (approximately three and a half kilometers) to the west. Fresh seafood and Italian panache make a nice pair at this exceptional formal dining option.

Dining is alfreso, with tables set up on a cobblestone terrace surrounded by a fragrant garden.

Giorgio's Table

Virgin Gorda | (284) 495-5684

Giorgio's Table is a good choice worth considering if you're thinking about exploring the island. It is northeast of Spanish Town. When you're hoping to find a delectable Italian dish without a big to-do, this mellow restaurant is a great fit.

Giorgio's takes dinner favorites like pasta, beef, and fish and turns it into masterful creations such as homemade ravioli, beef filet, and pan seared salmon. Lobsters, which will later become the main course, are displayed in the 5,000 gallon seawater pool. Additionally, over 1200 wines are kept on site in the temperature controlled cellar.

Charlie’s

Road Town, Tortola | (284) 494-2333

Charlie’s, on the premises of Mooring-Mariner Inn, is located just beyond the the center of Road Town. Pleasantly surprising, this dining destination is not just Italian delights and particularly desserts, but wouldn't you know they're also fawned-over for another favorite, pasta.

Surrounded by the beauty of the British Virgin Islands, Charlie's overlooks the cruise ship pier, the hills, and the marina, allowing for a view of glistening waters that adds to the restaurant's luxurious and sophisticated ambiance.

Capriccio di Mare

Downtown Road Town, Tortola | (284) 494-5369

Situated in downtown Road Town, Capriccio di Mare is a good choice for guests thinking about going to this neighborhood or nearby. Pleasantly surprising, this dining destination is not just Italian goodies, which yes, includes pasta, but we shouldn't forget they're also dubbed a hotspot for pizza.

The environment at Capriccio di Mare is a relaxed one, especially out on the shaded terrace, which offers a view of the dock. The interior offers an authentically Italian ambiance, with worn furnishings that lend themselves to the laid back atmosphere.

Similar Food

If you don't mind changing things up a bit, there are other categories to tackle, including restaurants like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location Island
Foxy's Taboo Restaurant (284) 495-0218 Mediterranean 1.6 mi. East of Central Great Harbour Jost Van Dyke
French Deli (284) 494-4518 French Downtown Road Town Tortola
Le Grand Cafe (284) 494-8660 French Downtown Road Town Tortola
The Dove (284) 494-0313 French Downtown Road Town Tortola
Frenchman's Slipway Restaurant (284) 495-4684 French 2.7 mi. North of Central Coral Bay Frenchman's Cay
The Clubhouse at Frenchmans (284) 494-8811 French 2.9 mi. North-Northeast of Central Coral Bay Frenchman's Cay
Virgin Queen (284) 494-2310 English Downtown Road Town Tortola

Plus, you may also like the signature dishes at these restaurants:

Restaurants with Similar Specialties
Restaurant Name Phone Specialty Location Island
Calypso Cafe (284) 494-8158 Pasta Downtown Road Town
Red Rock Restaurant & Bar (284) 495-1646 Pizza 0.6 mi. East of Central Parham Town
Sandcastle Restaurant (284) 495-9888 Pasta 1.0 mi. West of Central Great Harbour
Pusser's East (284) 495-1010 Pizza 1.0 mi. South of Central Parham Town
The Cove (284) 340-3005 Pizza 0.6 mi. North of Central Santu Patia

Some of the most memorable dining options in the Virgin Islands are those that you didn't expect to find yourself craving while out visiting attractions and tourist hubs. That being said, it's still smart to learn about dining in a particular region in advance. To discover even more concerning the kinds of food waiting for you, check out this page.

 

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