Cayman Cuisine in the Cayman Islands

Throughout the Cayman Islands, you'll happen upon a wide selection of options when it comes to dining. Guests who already have plans to eat Cayman food can't afford to miss those restaurants serving this favorite. Thankfully there's an enormous pool of restaurants just for this type of food.

With options including everything from the very casual atmosphere at La Esperanza to the lingering deliciousness of dinner and lunch at Aunt Sha's Kitchen, there's something special waiting for each visitor and any style of dining desired.

The list below allows you to pursue the numerous places serving Cayman cuisine throughout the Cayman Islands. For each restaurant, you can click its name to read more about its hours, locale, and even nearby attractions.

Cayman Cabana Restaurant

Downtown Georgetown | (345) 949-3080

Cayman Cabana Restaurant is found within downtown Georgetown, toward the heart of Georgetown. This enigmatic eatery can show multiple sides, so yes they're offering Cayman delights and particularly hamburgers, but here they're also dubbed a hotspot for seafood. Here they specialize in regional favorites made with fresh, local cuisine. The fish is purchased daily from the fish market, and the use local produce and even local rum. Some of their favorites are stewed beef n' mac, the Calypso Burger, and the mango salsa.

Blue by Eric Ripert

Seven Mile Beach | (345) 943-9000

Blue by Eric Ripert, part of Ritz Carlton Grand Cayman, is located near Georgetown; it's 3.2 miles to the south of West Bay. Fresh seafood and Cayman fare are a great pair at this highly praised fine dining establishment. Blue is an intimate restaurant, seating only 122 guests in the main dining room, up to 40 in the semi-private dining room, and just 10 in the private dining room.

Michael's Genuine Food and Drink

Seven Mile Beach | (345) 640-6433

Set 1.8 miles north of downtown Georgetown, Michael's Genuine Food and Drink is on the premises of Camana Bay Marketplace. In case you're wondering, Georgetown is two and a half miles (three and a half kilometers) to the south. Don't hesitate to pass through Seven Mile Beach for an unforgettable experience with the special: pizza. The menu at Michael's is comprised offerings marked as "small," "medium," and "large." The small section of the menu is made up of salads and appetizers like chicken wings, the medium section has larger salads and mid-sized meals including pork belly and octopus, and the large section has full meals large enough to fill even the hungriest belly. These offerings include pizza, leg of lamb, and fish.

La Esperanza

Cayman Brac | (345) 948-0591

La Esperanza is a logical choice for guests who are going to spend time visiting this side of the island. Lovely, mild seafood and Cayman food play nicely together at this colorful establishment.

Champion House Restaurant II

Georgetown | (345) 949-7882

Located in the northern outskirts of Georgetown, Champion House Restaurant II is a good option for you to consider if you're exploring this part of the city and adjacent areas. Ready for plain delicious Cayman food in a fun and completely informal environment? Then go enjoy the naturally relaxing ambiance at this buffet. Champion House is a relaxed, family friendly restaurant.

Cayman Restaurants
Name Location Island Type Phone Number
Amelia's Kitchen 0.6 mi. Southeast of Downtown Georgetown Grand Cayman Cayman (345) 949-5522
Aunt Sha's Kitchen 0.6 mi. Southeast of Central West End Cayman Brac Caribbean, Cayman (345) 948-1581
Blue by Eric Ripert 3.3 mi. North of Central Georgetown Grand Cayman Cayman (345) 943-9000
Breezes By The Bay Tropical Grill Downtown Georgetown Grand Cayman Caribbean, Cayman (345) 943-8439
Calypso Grill 6.1 mi. North of Central Georgetown Grand Cayman Cayman (345) 949-3948
Cayman Cabana Restaurant Downtown Georgetown Grand Cayman Cayman (345) 949-3080
Champion House Restaurant II 0.6 mi. North-Northeast of Downtown Georgetown Grand Cayman Caribbean, Cayman, International (345) 949-7882
Chef John's BBQ & Catering 5.9 mi. North of Central Georgetown Grand Cayman Cayman (345) 929-1147
Chester's Bodden Town, Western part of the Cayman Islands Grand Cayman Cayman, Jamaican 939-
Craft Market Cafe Downtown Georgetown Grand Cayman American, Cayman (345) 945-7109
La Esperanza 1.8 mi. West-Southwest of Central Cayman Brac Cayman Brac Caribbean, Cayman, International (345) 948-0591
Luz's Restaurant 0.6 mi. Southeast of Downtown Georgetown Grand Cayman Cayman, Latin American (345) 949-4898
Mango Tree Restaurant & Lounge 1.0 mi. East of Downtown Georgetown Grand Cayman Caribbean, Cayman (345) 949-0732
Michael's Genuine Food and Drink 1.8 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown Grand Cayman Cayman (345) 640-6433
Myrtle's Restaurant 1.1 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown Grand Cayman Caribbean, Cayman (345) 949-7868
The Heritage Cafe 5.7 mi. North of Central Georgetown Grand Cayman Cayman (345) 945-6565
Vivine's Kitchen 1.5 mi. Northeast of Central East End Grand Cayman Caribbean, Cayman (345) 947-7435
Welly's Cool Spot 0.4 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown Grand Cayman American, Cayman (345) 949-2541

Similar Food

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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
Guy Harvey's Island Grill (345) 946-9000 Caribbean Downtown Georgetown Grand Cayman
Hemingways (345) 949-1234 Caribbean 2.7 mi. North of Central Georgetown Grand Cayman
Cracked Conch by the Sea (345) 945-5217 Caribbean 7.0 mi. North-Northwest of Central Georgetown Grand Cayman
Alfresco Restaurant (345) 947-2525 Caribbean 6.1 mi. North of Central Georgetown Grand Cayman
Grand Old House (345) 949-9333 Caribbean 1.4 mi. South-Southwest of Downtown Georgetown Grand Cayman
Pirate's Point (345) 948-1010 Caribbean Little Cayman Little Cayman
Kaibo Beach Bar & Grill (345) 947-9975 Caribbean 0.4 mi. South-Southwest of Central Cayman Kai Grand Cayman
Cimboco Caribbean Cafe (345) 947-2782 Caribbean 1.6 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown Grand Cayman
Bus-Side Buffet (345) 945-7965 Caribbean 0.6 mi. Southeast of Downtown Georgetown Grand Cayman
Season to the Bone (345) 326-6094 Jamaican 0.8 mi. South of Downtown Georgetown Grand Cayman

Some of the best restaurants in the Cayman Islands are those that you decide upon spontaneously as you're out doing activities and seeing attractions. Although, you can't go wrong when you make a list of specific places to try. To learn more regarding the kinds of food awaiting you, check out this page.

 

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