The vast genre of Caribbean cuisine is beloved by people from all over the world, and renowned for imparting savory and sweet combos, incredible fruits and vegetables, and incredibly fresh catches. You won't have trouble finding a place either, since there's an over-abundance of dining options just within this category.
From the informal destination known as Sugar Apple Cafe to the intoxicating breakfast, dinner and lunch at Palisades Restaurant, there is a choice for every type of traveler and even for that special night you're planning.
Below, you can read up on this full list of places serving Caribbean cuisine awaiting Dominica's guests. For each option that interests you, click the name to view the full article about its hours, locale, and even nearby attractions.
Set in Giraudel, near downtown Roseau, Sugar Apple Cafe is a part of Exotica. In case you're wondering, Roseau is to the west-northwest. Don't overlook Giraudel when you want the familiar, inviting flavor profile of coffee.
Located near the center of downtown Roseau, Palisades Restaurant is on the premises of Fort Young Hotel, and is a logical selection worth considering if you're going to be visiting this neighborhood. Seeking much-loved local cuisine in a fun and completely informal setting? Then start strolling towards the informal ambiance and service at this grill. <p>The only air conditioned restaurant in Roseau, this eatery features a view of the Caribbean Sea and enjoys a relaxed ambiance.</p>
Located near Colihaut, Ponderosa Tavern is a logical selection for you to consider if you're thinking about staying near this side of the island. From the restaurant, Salisbury is approximately four and a half miles (approximately seven kilometers) to the south-southeast. Fresh seafood and Caribbean flair make a nice pair at this friendly restaurant. <p>Ponderosa Tavern is an open air restaurant with patio service. The laid back atmosphere makes it perfect for catching up with friends, enjoying a relaxed meal, or hosting a party.</p>
Lobster Palace is on the same premises as Sunset Bay Club Hotel. Salisbury is less than a mile (a kilometer and a half) to the southeast. Looking to enjoy much-loved local cuisine in an informal, unpretentious environment? Then start strolling towards the laid-back bites and backdrop at this grill. <p>For a diverse menu of unique mixtures, this restaurant is where the traditional European-Caribbean food goes a little further by introducing a Belgian twist.</p>
Peanut Farm Bar & Grille, a part of Barb Wire Bungalows, is a logical choice for people exploring this part of the island; it's 1.7 miles to the south of Portsmouth. Don't overlook this eatery when you just can't help your cravings for tapas.
|Bamboo Restaurant||0.3 mi. East of Central Calibishie||Caribbean, International||(767) 445-8537|
|Downtown Roseau||Caribbean||(767) 448-5433|
|Beau Rive Restaurant||1.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central Castle Bruce||Caribbean||(767) 445-8992|
|Breadnut Restaurant and Bar||1.4 mi. Northeast of Central Grand Fond||Caribbean, Eclectic||(767) 446-1886|
|Downtown Roseau||Caribbean||(767) 448-5353|
|Calibishie, Northern part of Dominica||Caribbean||(767) 445-7432|
|Domcan's Cafe||0.7 mi. South West of Central Calibishie||American, Caribbean, International||(767) 445-7794|
|Guiyave||Downtown Roseau||Caribbean, Creole||(767) 448-2930|
|1.0 mi. West-Southwest of Central Waraka||Caribbean||(767) 445-8195|
|Jungle Pavilion Restaurant||1.2 mi. South-Southeast of Central Delices||Caribbean, Contemporary, Vegan||(767) 446-1789|
|1.7 mi. South of Central Portsmouth||Caribbean, International||(767) 445-5142|
|Lobster Palace||0.5 mi. South of Central Coulibistrie||Belgian, Caribbean, Creole||(767) 446-6522|
|Old Stone Grill & Bar||Downtown Roseau||Caribbean, International||(767) 440-7549|
|Downtown Roseau||Caribbean, Creole||(767) 448-3051|
|Pagua Bay Bar & Grill||0.7 mi. Southeast of Central Marigot||American, Caribbean, Fusion||(767) 445-8888|
|Palisades Restaurant||Downtown Roseau||Caribbean, Creole, Eclectic||(767) 448-5000|
|Peanut Farm Bar & Grille||1.7 mi. South of Central Portsmouth||Caribbean||(916) 705-6887|
|Pearl's Cuisine||Downtown Roseau||Caribbean||(767) 448-8707|
|Ponderosa Tavern||1.0 mi. North of Central Colihaut||Caribbean, International||(767) 245-6177|
|Purple Turtle Beach Club||0.6 mi. Northwest of Central Portsmouth||Caribbean, International||(767) 445-5296|
|3.2 mi. Southeast of Central Calibishie||Caribbean||(767) 315-7474|
|Riverside Cafe||0.3 mi. West of Central La Plaine||Caribbean, French||(767) 446-1234|
|Riverstone Bar and Grill||Central Dominica||Caribbean||(767) 449-3713|
|Rodney's Wellness Restaurant||1.5 mi. North-Northeast of Central Scotts Head Village||Caribbean, International||(767) 245-4725|
|Sea Surge Restaurant & Bar||1.1 mi. Southeast of Downtown Roseau||Caribbean, Contemporary||(767) 448-3288|
|Sisters Beach Bar & Restaurant||1.3 mi. South of Central Portsmouth||Caribbean||(767) 445-5211|
|Sugar Apple Cafe||2.8 mi. East of Central downtown Roseau||Caribbean||(767) 448-8839|
|6.7 mi. Northeast of Central Canefield||American, Cajun, Caribbean, Creole, Cuban, Latin American||(767) 225-1038|
|0.4 mi. Northwest of Central Marigot||Caribbean||--|
|Zandoli Dining Room||1.9 mi. East of Central Berekua||Caribbean, Fusion||(767) 446-3161|
For something different in the same ballpark, you'll find commonality between the restaurants above and restaurants like these:
|Kalinago Village Cafe||(767) 445-7979||Creole||1.2 mi. Southeast of Central Waraka|
|(767) 448-4845||Creole||3.7 mi. East of Central Canefield|
|(767) 225-1105||Jamaican||1.4 mi. South of Central Portsmouth|
|(767) 449-1357||Creole||Mahaut, Central Dominica|
|(767) 440-4837||Creole||Downtown Roseau|
|Ocean Terrace||(767) 448-2638||Creole||1.2 mi. Southeast of Downtown Roseau|
|Blue Bay Restaurant||(767) 445-4985||Creole||0.4 mi. Northwest of Central Portsmouth|
|Zamaan Restaurant||(767) 446-1010||Creole||1.8 mi. East-Northeast of Central Grand Fond|
|(767) 449-6575||Creole||0.5 mi. South-Southeast of Central Salisbury|
|--||Creole||2.7 mi. East-Northeast of Central downtown Roseau|
Visitors often find that the best Caribbean restaurants on Dominica are those that you find suddenly as you're out doing activities and seeing attractions. However, jotting down the important details of a few different restaurants in your daily itinerary, is recommended no matter the size of your group. To read much more about the types of food available to you, check out this page.
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