French Cuisine on Dominica

Almost everywhere on Dominica, you'll happen upon a delicious array of restaurants and other dining options. When your preference is French food, you won't want to miss the various establishments known for this style of cooking. Expect to see a pretty good variety of restaurants of this theme.

With everything from the very casual atmosphere at Chez La Douche Cafe to the inviting breakfast, dinner and lunch at Romance Cafe, there is something to suit each and every traveler and style of vacation.

Take a moment to peek at the group of popular establishments where guests can grab French food. Find the one that makes your mouth water and click its name to get further details about its hours, locale, and even nearby attractions.

Cocorico Cafe

Downtown Roseau | (767) 449-8686

Cocorico Cafe

Set in the heart of downtown Roseau, Cocorico Cafe is a logical selection for travelers exploring this neighborhood. This is one local eatery that's enjoyed, not merely for its French delights and particularly crepes, but it's also good at sandwiches. Island-style decor makes Cocorico Cafe pop, and the computers and free WiFi allow guest to stay connected. Inside, there are five tables with enough seating for up to 23 guests, and the walls are lined with pieces of art by local artists. Outside, there are seven tables, each which seat four diners. Thanks to its location on a busy street located near the cruise terminal and the ferry terminal, this is not a quiet, intimate restaurant, instead it is always lively and a great place to stop in for a quick bite to eat.

Blue Bay Restaurant

Portsmouth | (767) 445-4985

Blue Bay Restaurant is a smart choice for vacationers thinking about spending some time visiting this part of the island. It's 0.4 miles northwest of Portsmouth. Though they're broadly known for food with French flair, the kitchen at Blue Bay Restaurant is especially proud of their barbecue and seafood.

Romance Cafe

Mero | (767) 449-7922


Located near St. Joseph, Romance Cafe is a popular choice worth considering if you're visiting this side of the island. If you're curious, Mero is a short distance away to the north. While more generally known for French culinary creations, this potential favorite is known for its coffee and desserts. You can't help but relax when you dine at the open air Romance Cafe, as the soothing sounds of the waves wash over you. Each table is decorated by a local artists, making the decor unique.

Le Bistro Restaurant

Downtown Roseau | (767) 440-8117

Located in the heart of downtown Roseau, Le Bistro Restaurant is at 19 Castle Street . Are you in the mood for tempting French eats in a fun and completely informal setting? Give some thought to the informal set-up and menu at this bistro. Although the bistro consistently changes its menu in order to account for seasonal fare, you'll find a few tried and true classics are always available such as marlin and mussels fricassee and duck in a wine and ginger reduction.

Le Petite Paradise

Wotten Waven | (767) 440-4352

Le Petite Paradise is found in the vicinity of downtown Roseau; it is to the east-northeast of Roseau. Travelers residing at Rainforest Shangri-La Resort won't have a notable distance to travel when they get hungry, because it is within walking distance of the eatery.

French Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Blue Bay Restaurant 0.4 mi. Northwest of Central Portsmouth Creole, French, Swiss (767) 445-4985
Chez La Douche Cafe 0.5 mi. South-Southeast of Central Salisbury Creole, French (767) 449-6575
Cocorico Cafe Downtown Roseau Creole, French (767) 449-8686
Le Bistro Restaurant Downtown Roseau French (767) 440-8117
Le Petite Paradise 3.5 mi. East-Northeast of Central downtown Roseau French (767) 440-4352
Riverside Cafe 0.8 mi. North of Central La Plaine Caribbean, French (767) 446-1234
Romance Cafe 0.6 mi. South of Central St. Joseph French (767) 449-7922

Similar Food

Papillote Rainforest Restaurant

If your heart's not set on this cuisine in particular, there are more options from this same flavor palette at establishments like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Papillote Rainforest Restaurant (767) 448-2287 Creole 0.5 mi. North of Central Wotten Waven
Italia Restaurant (767) 440-4837 Creole Downtown Roseau
Lobster Palace (767) 446-6522 Belgian 0.5 mi. South of Central Coulibistrie
All Nations Bar and Restaurant -- Creole 0.5 mi. Southeast of Downtown Roseau
Pumpkins (767) 613-3645 Creole Downtown Roseau
Balisier (767) 449-8800 Creole Downtown Roseau
Tao Restaurant & Lounge Bar (767) 316-6666 Italian Downtown Roseau
Zamaan Restaurant (767) 446-1010 Creole 1.8 mi. East-Northeast of Central Grand Fond
Atlantic View Restaurant (767) 277-0893 Creole 0.5 mi. West of Central Calibishie
Lionstone Creole -- Creole Downtown Roseau

Also, those interested in something specific should consider sampling a signature dish, such as the crepes offered at Stonedge Lodge Restaurant.

Visitors often find that the best places to dine on Dominica are those you casually come across while walking around during the day. Of course, you'll save yourself some stress if you have a concrete plan for some meals. To find out more information regarding the culinary options available to you, check out this page.


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