Creole Cuisine on Dominica

During your travels through Dominica, expect to come upon a great number of restaurants and other dining options. When your preference is Creole food, you should pay attention to the places where it's always on the menu. Fortunately, there's an enormous pool of restaurants for this type of food alone.


From the pleasant, informal attitude at Guiyave to the unmistakable breakfast, dinner and lunch at Cocorico Cafe, there's something in store for each guest and any desired budget.

Below, you can get more details about the wide selection of Creole restaurants awaiting Dominica's guests. Find one that whets your appetite and click its name to learn more about its dress code, food, or even nearby attractions.

Ocean Terrace

Wall House | (767) 448-2638

Located 1.2 miles southeast of downtown Roseau, Ocean Terrace is a part of Anchorage Hotel and Dive Centre, and is a viable option for vacationers who are going to spend some time exploring this neighborhood or the surrounding area. It's 1.5 miles south-southeast of Roseau. When the boisterous crew is looking forward to a tasty selection of Creole eats in a fairly relaxed and welcoming dining area, this breezy restaurant is a perfect fit. Set on a terrace overlooking the Caribbean Sea, each breath you take will fill you with fresh air from the sea and help to make your meal at Ocean Terrace that much more enjoyable.

Kalinago Village Cafe

(767) 445-7979

Located in the vicinity of Waraka, Kalinago Village Cafe is on the premises of Kalinago Cultural Village. It is 3.2 miles southeast of Marigot. Do you just have to have salads during your visit to Dominica? Then remember the name Kalinago Village Cafe and make it a permanent plan in your vacation agenda.


Downtown Roseau | (767) 449-8800

Balisier, which is part of Garraway Hotel, is found in downtown Roseau, in the southern outskirts of Roseau. When you're thinking about a really excellent Creole meal without all the fuss, this mellow restaurant is a pretty good choice. Balisier serves a gamut of local and Creole cuisine with fresh fruit juices that will get your taste buds craving for more.

Papillote Rainforest Restaurant

Roseau | (767) 448-2287

Papillote Rainforest Restaurant

Papillote Rainforest Restaurant, on the premises of Papillote Wilderness Retreat, can be found close to Wotten Waven; it is 3.2 miles to the east-northeast of Roseau. When all you need is comfortable clothes and to be enjoying some great Creole food, consider this local eatery where the whole vibe is very laid-back. Papillote Rainforest Restaurant serves a selection of Creole-style offerings, locally caught fish, and fresh produce from the island. Wash your hearty meal down with the locally brewed Kubuli beer, the special "Papillote" rum punch, or a fruit juice.

Lobster Palace

Coulibistrie | (767) 446-6522

Lobster Palace

Lobster Palace, part of Sunset Bay Club Hotel, is located in Coulibistrie, a village on Dominica; 0.9 miles to the northwest of Salisbury. Seeking much-loved local cuisine in a breezy, no-fuss setting? Perhaps you'll like the low-key ambiance at this grill. 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.

Creole Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
All Nations Bar and Restaurant 0.5 mi. Southeast of Downtown Roseau Creole, International --
Atlantic View Restaurant 0.5 mi. West of Central Calibishie Creole (767) 277-0893
Balisier Downtown Roseau Creole, Indian, International (767) 449-8800
Blue Bay Restaurant 0.4 mi. Northwest of Central Portsmouth Creole, French, Swiss (767) 445-4985
Cafe Mon Plezi 3.7 mi. East of Central Canefield Creole --
Chez La Douche Cafe 0.5 mi. South-Southeast of Central Salisbury Creole, French (767) 449-6575
Chez Wen 0.1 mi. West-Southwest of Central Scotts Head Village Creole (767) 448-6668
Cocoatown Cafe 0.2 mi. South of Central Portsmouth Creole --
Cocorico Cafe Downtown Roseau Creole, French (767) 449-8686
Guiyave Downtown Roseau Caribbean, Creole (767) 448-2930
Islet View Restaurant 0.4 mi. North of Central Castle Bruce Creole (767) 446-0370
Italia Restaurant Downtown Roseau Creole, International (767) 440-4837
Kalinago Village Cafe 1.2 mi. Southeast of Central Waraka Creole (767) 445-7979
L&O Restaurant Mahaut, Central Dominica Creole (767) 449-1357
Lionstone Creole Downtown Roseau Creole, Vegan --
Lobster Palace 0.5 mi. South of Central Coulibistrie Belgian, Caribbean, Creole (767) 446-6522
Ocean Terrace 1.2 mi. Southeast of Downtown Roseau Creole, International (767) 448-2638
Orchard Restaurant Downtown Roseau Caribbean, Creole (767) 448-3051
Palisades Restaurant Downtown Roseau Caribbean, Creole, Eclectic (767) 448-5000
Papillote Rainforest Restaurant 0.5 mi. North of Central Wotten Waven Creole (767) 448-2287
Pumpkins Downtown Roseau Creole, Vegan, Vegetarian (767) 613-3645
River Rock Cafe 2.7 mi. East-Northeast of Central downtown Roseau Creole --
Roger's Bar and Restaurant 0.1 mi. West-Southwest of Central Scotts Head Village Creole (767) 448-7851
Roxy's Restaurant 3.7 mi. East of Central Canefield Creole (767) 448-4845
Tamarind Tree Restaurant 1.9 mi. North-Northwest of Central St. Joseph Creole, International (767) 449-7395
The Banana Leaf Restaurant 6.7 mi. Northeast of Central Canefield American, Cajun, Caribbean, Creole, Cuban, Latin American (767) 225-1038
Tia's Bamboo Restaurant 3.5 mi. East-Northeast of Central downtown Roseau Creole (767) 448-1998
Warrow's Seaside Restaurant 0.2 mi. West of Central Calibishie Creole, Vegetarian (767) 285-7100
Zamaan Restaurant 1.8 mi. East-Northeast of Central Grand Fond Creole (767) 446-1010

Similar Food

Zandoli Dining Room

If you're willing to step just outside the box, you will find similar ingredients and influences at restaurants below:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Tickles -- Caribbean 0.4 mi. Northwest of Central Marigot
Banana Tree Bar & Grill (767) 448-5433 Caribbean Downtown Roseau
Zandoli Dining Room (767) 446-3161 Caribbean 1.9 mi. East of Central Berekua
Peanut Farm Bar & Grille (916) 705-6887 Caribbean 1.7 mi. South of Central Portsmouth
Big Papas Restaurant (767) 445-6444 Jamaican Portsmouth, Northwestern part of Dominica
Riverside Cafe (767) 446-1234 French 0.8 mi. North of Central La Plaine
Riverstone Bar and Grill (767) 449-3713 Caribbean 1.5 mi. East of Central St. Joseph
Beau Rive Restaurant (767) 445-8992 Caribbean 1.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central Castle Bruce
Waitukubuli's Authentic Kitchen (767) 616-7704 Caribbean 3.1 mi. North of Central Castle Bruce
La Flambeau Restaurant & Bar (767) 445-5142 Caribbean 1.7 mi. South of Central Portsmouth

Some of the best kitchens, cafes, and dining rooms on Dominica are the ones you find unexpectedly during your daytime travels. But, noting the names of a couple of interesting-sounding restaurants in your daily itinerary, will make life easier when no one can decide. To read much more about the kinds of food available to you, check out this page.


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