International Cuisine on Dominica

During your travels through Dominica, you'll be overwhelmed by the tempting spread of restaurants, cafes, and places with delicious cocktails. Guests who already have plans to eat International food won't want to miss the various establishments that dub it their specialty. There's more than enough restaurants just for this type of food.


With choices such as the informal atmosphere beloved by diners at Rodney's Wellness Restaurant to the lingering deliciousness of dinner and lunch at All Nations Bar and Restaurant, there is something to suit each and every type of traveler and every mood.

The following list allows you to preview the several International establishments to be found. You can click each restaurant's name to learn more about its specialties, style, and what you can do nearby.

Ponderosa Tavern

(767) 245-6177

Located toward the center of the island of Dominica, in the general vicinity of Colihaut, Ponderosa Tavern is on Bioche Village. It is 4.4 miles north-northwest of Salisbury. Fresh catches from and International flair share the same plate at this chilled-out favorite.

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.

Rodney's Wellness Restaurant

Soufriere | (767) 245-4725

Positioned toward the center of Soufriere, near Scotts Head Village, Rodney's Wellness Restaurant is on Carrod's Garden. It is south-southeast of Roseau. In the mood for health food? Then remember the name Rodney's Wellness Restaurant and make it a must-do item on your list.

Tamarind Tree Restaurant

Salisbury | (767) 449-7395

Located near St. Joseph, Tamarind Tree Restaurant is a viable option that's worth considering if you're thinking about spending some time seeing this part of the island. From the restaurant, Mero is a short distance away to the southeast. On top of International fare, this locale serves Creole dishes, so it's a great choice for patrons who have a whole crown to feed.

No matter what meal of the day you visit this restaurant for, you'll find a menu that incorporates fresh, local ingredients as often as possible to create dishes that are tantalizing no matter how picky your palate. Lunch is kept simple and includes several appetizers, a selection of sandwiches and burgers.

For dinner, try the Smoked Blue Marlin which is served with onion rings, capers, and toast as an appetizer before moving on to Grilled Fish flavored with Creole sauce and served with rice, provisions, and vegetables for your meal. If seafood isn't your thing, they have burgers, pork tenderloin in a balsamic-orange sauce, steak in herb-butter, and several vegetarian dishes as well. Wash it all down with draft Kubui Beer, which is locally brewed and considered one of the world's best lagers. Another option is the Macoucherie Rum, another local creation that is distilled on the opposite side of the E.U. Leblanc Highway.

You definitely won't want to leave without looking over the "Sweet Things" menu. Here, you'll find a cake of the day, your choice of banana or pineapple flambé, fruit fritters, fruit salad served with ice cream, sorbet, and more.

Bamboo Restaurant

Calibishie | (767) 445-8537

Bamboo Restaurant

Bamboo Restaurant is on the premises of Calibishie Lodges Hotel, and is a smart choice that's worth considering if you're exploring this part of the island. From the restaurant, Calibishie is a short distance to the west. When you're seeking a tasty selection of International eats that isn't fussy in the slightest, this easy going restaurant fits the bill.

Deep in a dense, tropical rain forest decor, Bamboo Restaurant has the appearance of dining in the wild. The dinning room seats a maximum of 25 guests on eight or nine tabletops, and features an open-air setting with a view over the pool to the village.

Ocean Terrace

Wall House | (767) 448-2638

Ocean Terrace, on the premises of Anchorage Hotel and Dive Centre, is located in the vicinity of downtown Roseau; it's a mile and a half (two and a half kilometers) to the south-southeast of Roseau. When the whole group's in need of a memorable International atmosphere without a big to-do, this mellow restaurant fits the bill.

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.

International Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
All Nations Bar and Restaurant 0.5 mi. Southeast of Downtown Roseau Creole, International --
Balisier Downtown Roseau Creole, Indian, International (767) 449-8800
Bamboo Restaurant 0.3 mi. East of Central Calibishie Caribbean, International (767) 445-8537
Chef Fontaine Grill 1.4 mi. South of Central Portsmouth International, Jamaican (767) 225-1105
Domcan's Cafe 0.7 mi. South West of Central Calibishie American, Caribbean, International (767) 445-7794
Italia Restaurant Downtown Roseau Creole, International (767) 440-4837
La Flambeau Restaurant & Bar 1.7 mi. South of Central Portsmouth Caribbean, International (767) 445-5142
Le Cafe Desiderata Downtown Roseau International (767) 448-6522
Ocean Terrace 1.2 mi. Southeast of Downtown Roseau Creole, International (767) 448-2638
Old Stone Grill & Bar Downtown Roseau Caribbean, International (767) 440-7549
Perky's Pizza Picard Portsmouth, Northwestern part of Dominica International (767) 445-3281
Perky's Pizza Roseau Downtown Roseau International (767) 448-1628
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
Rituals Coffee Picard 1.4 mi. South of Central Portsmouth International (767) 445-4223
Rodney's Wellness Restaurant 1.5 mi. North-Northeast of Central Scotts Head Village Caribbean, International (767) 245-4725
Tamarind Tree Restaurant 1.9 mi. North-Northwest of Central St. Joseph Creole, International (767) 449-7395
The Champs Restaurant, Bar & Pizzeria 1.6 mi. South of Central Portsmouth International (767) 445-4452
The Tomato Cafe 1.6 mi. South of Central Portsmouth International (767) 445-3334
Veranda View Restaurant 0.2 mi. West of Central Calibishie International (767) 445-8900
Zam Zam Cafe 1.2 mi. Southeast of Downtown Roseau International, Mexican (767) 440-7969

Oftentimes, the best foods on Dominica are those you didn't expect to find yourself craving during your daytime travels. But, writing down at least a couple different places on your itinerary, is better than leaving everything to the last minute. To find out much more regarding the culinary options awaiting you, check out this page.


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