American Cuisine on Dominica

Throughout Dominica, expect to be impressed by the plentiful supply of restaurant gems preparing local ingredients. Those who adore American cuisine particularly should check out the places that dub it their specialty. Get an idea of the American offerings on Dominica and more specialties, below.

With lots to tempt your palate, from the very casual destination known as Subway Portsmouth to the lovely breakfast service at The Banana Leaf Restaurant, you may very well stumble upon something worth sharing - or not, as the case may be.

Use the list below to read more about the enticing set of places where guests can grab American food. Find the one that makes your mouth water and click its name to view more information about its style, hours, or even what the view will be like.

Pagua Bay Bar & Grill

Marigot | (767) 445-8888

Pagua Bay Bar & Grill

Pagua Bay Bar & Grill, on the premises of Pagua Bay House, is found near the center of the island of Dominica; it's 0.7 miles to the southeast of Marigot. This is one local eatery that's enjoyed, not merely for its American food and of course seafood, but we shouldn't forget they're also known for tacos.

Inside Pagua Bay Bar & Grille is a cosmopolitan setting, while outside on the deck guests enjoy a true tropical setting, including wooden deck chairs and a view of the ocean. The restaurant is often described as barefoot chic. They have bar seating for eight, four tables that seas four, and four tables that seat six.

Domcan's Cafe

Calibishie | (767) 445-7794

Domcan's Cafe can be found on the northern edge of the island of Dominica; it's to the south west of Calibishie. When you'd rather not get all dressed up before eating a decent plate of American food, come to this dining option where you'll find the setting to be relaxed.


Bar type fare can be found here with a few extras. Pizza and burgers are the norm, with fish or chicken adding a bit of variety. Domcan's Cafe also serves beef items, sandwiches and more.

Pizza Hut Roseau

Downtown Roseau | (767) 617-7777

Situated near the middle of downtown Roseau, Pizza Hut Roseau is a logical selection for you to consider if you're thinking about visiting this neighborhood. Looking for American food, but pizza in particular? In any case, remember the name Pizza Hut Roseau and make it the one thing you both agree on.

Not only does Pizza Hut offer a menu of pie choices, but you can build your own pizza, or order off their chicken wings, sides, pasta, and dessert menus.

Subway Portsmouth

(767) 445-3140

Subway Portsmouth is on Banana Trail; it's 1.4 miles to the south of Portsmouth. As part of their panel of American-inspired cuisine, this local spot is particularly known for its pizza and salads.

Everything is made to order to Subway, so you can watch as the staff creates your personalized sub.

The Banana Leaf Restaurant

(767) 225-1038

The Banana Leaf Restaurant can be found 6.7 miles northeast of Canefield; it's 7.8 miles to the east of Mero. Speaking of delicious, specialty American-inspired cuisine, this local spot will recommend their best: barbecue and hamburgers.

Similar Food

Palisades Restaurant

If you're willing to step just outside the box, there are other categories to tackle, including local places like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Lionstone Creole -- Creole Downtown Roseau
Blue Bay Restaurant (767) 445-4985 Creole 0.4 mi. Northwest of Central Portsmouth
Kalinago Village Cafe (767) 445-7979 Creole 1.2 mi. Southeast of Central Waraka
All Nations Bar and Restaurant -- Creole 0.5 mi. Southeast of Downtown Roseau
Italia Restaurant (767) 440-4837 Creole Downtown Roseau
Palisades Restaurant (767) 448-5000 Creole Downtown Roseau
Balisier (767) 449-8800 Creole Downtown Roseau
Lobster Palace (767) 446-6522 Creole 0.5 mi. South of Central Coulibistrie
Roxy's Restaurant (767) 448-4845 Creole 3.7 mi. East of Central Canefield
Orchard Restaurant (767) 448-3051 Creole Downtown Roseau

And you may also like the signature menu items at restaurants like those below:

Restaurants with Similar Specialties
Restaurant Name Phone Specialty Location
Lulu's -- Barbecue 1.4 mi. South of Central Portsmouth
Chef Fontaine Grill (767) 225-1105 Barbecue 1.4 mi. South of Central Portsmouth
Breadnut Restaurant and Bar (767) 446-1886 Comfort Food 1.4 mi. Northeast of Central Grand Fond
JR Bar and Restaurant -- Barbecue Downtown Roseau
Coral Reef Restaurant (767) 445-7432 Barbecue Calibishie, Northern part of Dominica

Sometimes, the most exciting restaurants on Dominica are the ones you find unexpectedly while trekking the town of your choice. That being said, it's still a good idea to have a few favorites on the itinerary. To read more details about the dining options waiting for you, check out this page.


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