Caribbean Cuisine on Dominica

Caribbean culinary staples are lovingly savored by visitors from all walks of life, particularly for including exciting spices, incredible fruits and vegetables, and gorgeous seafood. Fortunately, there's more than enough restaurants for this style of food alone.


With lots to tempt your palate, from the very casual setting of Banana Tree Bar & Grill to the delicious breakfast, dinner and lunch at Breadnut Restaurant and Bar, there is something to suit each and every traveler and even for a memorable date night.

Take a moment to pursue this full list of Caribbean eateries throughout Dominica. On each restaurant's name, click to view the full article about its ambiance, specialties, and nearby things to do.

Jungle Pavilion Restaurant

(767) 446-1789

Located on the island of Dominica, 1.2 miles south-southeast of Delices, Jungle Pavilion Restaurant is on the same premises as Jungle Bay Resort & Spa, and is a viable choice worth considering if you are thinking about visiting this part of the island. It is 8.7 miles east of Roseau. Fresh fish from Dominica's coasts and Caribbean flair make for a bold combo at this noteworthy restaurant. The Pavilion restaurant is immersed in the tropical island surroundings with a royal palm tree protruding through its roof, set in an octagon-shaped open dining room surrounded by a tropical forest and overlooking a stone pool and the ocean.

Breadnut Restaurant and Bar

Rosalie | (767) 446-1886

Breadnut Restaurant and Bar, which is part of 3 Rivers Eco Lodge, is located near Grand Fond; it's 9.4 miles to the east-northeast of Roseau. Do you just have to have comfort food during your visit to Dominica? Actually, either way you may as well make this place a permanent plan in your vacation agenda. Set alongside a fresh, clean river in a lush rainforest valley surrounded by trees and flowers, Breadnut offers dining in a gorgeous natural setting.

Bamboo Restaurant

Calibishie | (767) 445-8537

Bamboo Restaurant

Bamboo Restaurant, part of Calibishie Lodges Hotel, is on Main Road ; it is 0.3 miles to the east of Calibishie. When you're seeking a delectable Caribbean dish in a relaxed atmosphere, this easy going restaurant is a safe bet. Bamboo Restaurant offers an international menu that has been adapted to fit a Caribbean and tropical theme. However, the one defining feature is that the food is all made fresh using local produce and products, making it healthier and more eco-friendly. Top-selling favorites include steamed fish in coconut sauce, and they are also known for special Calibishie sauces and Calibishie rum punches.

Pagua Bay Bar & Grill

Marigot | (767) 445-8888

Pagua Bay Bar & Grill

Pagua Bay Bar & Grill, which is part of Pagua Bay House, is a logical choice worth considering if you are visiting this side of the island; it's 0.7 miles to the southeast of Marigot. This is one local eatery that's enjoyed, not merely for its Caribbean creations and one favorite, seafood, but it's also dubbed a hotspot 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.

Sugar Apple Cafe

Giraudel | (767) 448-8839

Located in Giraudel, near downtown Roseau, Sugar Apple Cafe is located at Exotica. It is east-southeast of Roseau. Got coffee on the brain? Actually, either way remember the name Sugar Apple Cafe and make it a must-do item on your list.

Caribbean Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Bamboo Restaurant 0.3 mi. East of Central Calibishie Caribbean, International (767) 445-8537
Banana Tree Bar & Grill 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
Cartwheel Cafe Downtown Roseau Caribbean (767) 448-5353
Coral Reef Restaurant 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
Heaven's Best Restaurant 0.2 mi. East of Central Portsmouth American, Caribbean (767) 445-6677
Hibiscus Valley Restaurant 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
La Flambeau Restaurant & Bar 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
Mirage Restaurant 1.1 mi. North of Central St. Joseph Caribbean (767) 449-6676
Old Stone Grill & Bar Downtown Roseau Caribbean, International (767) 440-7549
Orchard Restaurant 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
Randy's Restaurant 3.2 mi. Southeast of Central Calibishie Caribbean (767) 315-7474
Riverside Cafe 0.8 mi. North of Central La Plaine Caribbean, French (767) 446-1234
Riverstone Bar and Grill 1.5 mi. East of Central St. Joseph 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
The Banana Leaf Restaurant 6.7 mi. Northeast of Central Canefield American, Cajun, Caribbean, Creole, Cuban, Latin American (767) 225-1038
Tickles 0.4 mi. Northwest of Central Marigot Caribbean --
Waitukubuli's Authentic Kitchen 3.1 mi. North of Central Castle Bruce Caribbean (767) 616-7704
Westport Tavern 1.0 mi. Southeast of Downtown Roseau Caribbean (767) 276-9513
Zandoli Dining Room 1.9 mi. East of Central Berekua Caribbean, Fusion (767) 446-3161

Similar Food

Cocorico Cafe

Also worth considering if you really love Caribbean food, you may enjoy the distinct yet similar flavor profiles at local places like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Blue Bay Restaurant (767) 445-4985 Creole 0.4 mi. Northwest of Central Portsmouth
Atlantic View Restaurant (767) 277-0893 Creole 0.5 mi. West of Central Calibishie
Balisier (767) 449-8800 Creole Downtown Roseau
Kalinago Village Cafe (767) 445-7979 Creole 1.2 mi. Southeast of Central Waraka
Warrow's Seaside Restaurant (767) 285-7100 Creole 0.2 mi. West of Central Calibishie
Cafe Mon Plezi -- Creole 3.7 mi. East of Central Canefield
Tamarind Tree Restaurant (767) 449-7395 Creole 1.9 mi. North-Northwest of Central St. Joseph
Chef Fontaine Grill (767) 225-1105 Jamaican 1.4 mi. South of Central Portsmouth
Zamaan Restaurant (767) 446-1010 Creole 1.8 mi. East-Northeast of Central Grand Fond
Tia's Bamboo Restaurant (767) 448-1998 Creole 3.5 mi. East-Northeast of Central downtown Roseau

Visitors often find that the best Caribbean restaurants on Dominica are the ones you didn't expect to find yourself craving while walking the streets near your hotel. At the same time, it's still smart to have a concrete plan for some meals. To learn much more about the culinary options waiting for you, check out this page.


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