Jamaican Cuisine on Dominica

If you've got a hankering for Jamaican cuisine, you might find yourself with a chance to indulge yourself. Even though you may find your options somewhat limited, you can still find a couple of locations on Dominica serving this type of food.


With choices such as the very casual atmosphere at Big Papas Restaurant to the cafes where drinks are every bit as important as the food, there's a menu suited for each type of traveler and every dining expectation.

Take time to pursue the limited selection of Jamaican places you'll run across while vacationing nearby. See one that catches your eye? Click its name to see more important info about its hours, location, and other offerings.

Chef Fontaine Grill

(767) 225-1105

Chef Fontaine Grill, a part of Picard Food Pavillion, lies on the northwestern side of the island of Dominica; it's approximately a mile and a half (approximately two kilometers) to the south of Portsmouth. Not only do they have festive fare including Jamaican themed dishes and of course barbecue, but we shouldn't forget they're also good at chicken.

Big Papas Restaurant

Portsmouth | (767) 445-6444

Situated near the heart of Portsmouth, Big Papas Restaurant is on Michael Douglas Boulevard. Salty, fresh seafood and Jamaican flair make a nice pair at this relaxed eatery.

Similar Food

Beau Rive Restaurant

If your preferences are flexible, there are similar flavors to be experienced at local places like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Beau Rive Restaurant (767) 445-8992 Caribbean 1.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central Castle Bruce
Purple Turtle Beach Club (767) 445-5296 Caribbean 0.6 mi. Northwest of Central Portsmouth
Roxy's Restaurant (767) 448-4845 Creole 3.7 mi. East of Central Canefield
Blue Bay Restaurant (767) 445-4985 Creole 0.4 mi. Northwest of Central Portsmouth
Balisier (767) 449-8800 Creole Downtown Roseau
Zandoli Dining Room (767) 446-3161 Caribbean 1.9 mi. East of Central Berekua
Tia's Bamboo Restaurant (767) 448-1998 Creole 3.5 mi. East-Northeast of Central downtown Roseau
Pearl's Cuisine (767) 448-8707 Caribbean Downtown Roseau
Ponderosa Tavern (767) 245-6177 Caribbean 1.0 mi. North of Central Colihaut
La Flambeau Restaurant & Bar (767) 445-5142 Caribbean 1.7 mi. South of Central Portsmouth

You can't plan for it, but sometimes the best cuisines on Dominica are those that you run into while journeying to and from your hotel. Of course, it's still smart to plan ahead. To learn even more concerning the dining options awaiting you, check out this page.


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