American Cuisine on Grand Cayman

Almost everywhere in the Cayman Islands, you'll happen upon a wide range of fine restaurants, quick eateries, and more. When your preference is American food, you can't afford to miss those restaurants that dub it their specialty. This isn't a rare option either, considering there's a surplus of dining options within this cuisine alone.

With plenty of variety, from the informal atmosphere at Kaibo Beach Bar & Grill to the unmistakable breakfast, dinner and lunch at Welly's Cool Spot, there is something to suit each and every traveler and every mood.

The following list allows you to pursue the large collection of American eateries available. For each of the options, click to read the full article about its ambiance, specialties, and nearby things to do.

Kaibo Beach Bar & Grill

Cayman Kai | (345) 947-9975

Kaibo Beach Bar & Grill is located just outside the heart of Cayman Kai, on Grand Cayman; five and a half miles (eight and a half kilometers) to the north of Bodden Town. It's worth noting that within the genre of food with American flair, the kitchen at Kaibo Beach Bar & Grill is especially proud of their barbecue and hamburgers.

Originally erected in the 1970s to serve drinks to cruise ship passengers as they stopped to tour the area, Kaibo has expanded from a little shack to an almost elegant bar and grill while still retaining the unpretentious feel it began with. Waterfront dining on the patio is key to the great vibe they have. Stop by Tuesdays nights for live, local music.

Royal Palms

Seven Mile Beach | (345) 945-6358

Royal Palms

Situated 1.8 miles north of downtown Georgetown, Royal Palms is a logical selection for travelers thinking about spending some time visiting this part of Grand Cayman. From the restaurant, Georgetown is two and a half miles (four kilometers) to the south. Seafood and American food are made for each other at this notable fine dining establishment.

Depending on the mood and need, you can opt for three different milieus and can relish your food from either the cozy dining rooms, in the breezy beach terrace or in the colorful garden patios. You can either enjoy the fizz and frolic of the seven mile beach which forms an alluring backdrop or still can dance to a live band playing the electrifying calypso or enjoy your food and drink in the beachside bar.

The overall ambiance is a beach club with a variety of options to suite everyone's taste. If you want to stop by and have a casual bite to eat and bring the kids, they can play on the beach while you grab a drink at the bar. Alternatively, if you would like to enjoy a romantic dinner on the beach you can dine in a private cabana right on the beach.

Lone Star Bar & Grill

Seven Mile Beach | (345) 945-5175

Lone Star Bar & Grill is located in Seven Mile Beach, on Grand Cayman; two and a half miles (four kilometers) to the north of Georgetown. Out-of-towners that are compelled to eat barbecue will especially enjoy dining here during a visit to Seven Mile Beach.

Locals love the barbecued offerings and Tex-Mex fare, especially the burgers which are often called the best in the Cayman Islands.

Margaritaville Cayman Islands

Georgetown | (345) 949-6274

Margaritaville Cayman Islands is located near the center of Georgetown. As part of a menu decked with American-inspired cuisine, this local spot serves up an awful lot of appetizers and barbecue.

To prove how fun and lively the atmosphere at Margaritaville is, the restaurant has a swirly green water slide that lets out into a pool.

Legendz Classic Grille

Seven Mile Beach | (345) 943-3287

Legendz Classic Grille is located near Georgetown; it is 3.1 miles to the south of West Bay. When it comes to their style, the atmosphere this awesome bar and grill is not formal in the least, so, of course, your whole group can spend some time winding down while they eat simple, outrageously good grub.

Your typical pub style offerings are available at Legendz, including Pizzas, burgers, and fries, plus the addition of fresh curries.

American Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Arbutus Galley 1.0 mi. East of Downtown Georgetown American, Caribbean (345) 943-1100
Burger King George Town 1.9 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown American (345) 949-7784
Burger Shack 1.6 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown American (345) 949-2867
Chicken! Chicken! 1.7 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown American, Caribbean (345) 945-2290
Copper Falls Steakhouse 3.0 mi. North of Central Georgetown American (345) 945-4755
Dairy Queen Waterfront Center Grand Cayman American (345) 946-4817
Duke's Seafood & Ribshack 3.6 mi. North of Central downtown Georgetown American, Caribbean (345) 640-0000
Eats Cafe 3.4 mi. North of Central Georgetown American, International (345) 943-3287
Ferdinand's Caribbean Cafe 3.5 mi. North of Central Georgetown American, Caribbean, International (345) 945-3800
Hungry Horse 1.6 mi. East of Downtown Georgetown American, International (345) 949-8056
KFC Shedden Road Downtown Georgetown American (345) 949-2834
KFC West Bay Road 0.8 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown American --
Kaibo Beach Bar & Grill 0.4 mi. South-Southwest of Central Cayman Kai American, Caribbean (345) 947-9975
Legendz Classic Grille 3.5 mi. North of Central Georgetown American, International (345) 943-3287
Lone Star Bar & Grill 2.6 mi. North of Central Georgetown American, Mexican, Tex-Mex (345) 945-5175
Margaritaville Cayman Islands Downtown Georgetown American (345) 949-6274
My Bar 0.8 mi. South West of Downtown Georgetown American (345) 945-1383
Paperman's Coffeehouse 2.9 mi. North of Central Georgetown American (345) 754-2233
Pizza Hut Seven Mile Beach 1.6 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown American, Italian (345) 949-8687
Popeye's Georgetown 0.6 mi. Southeast of Downtown Georgetown American (345) 769-8000
Royal Palms 1.8 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown American, Eclectic (345) 945-6358
Stingers Bar & Restaurant 1.5 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown American, International (345) 945-3000
Subway George Town 0.6 mi. Southeast of Downtown Georgetown American (345) 943-7878
Sunshine Grill 3.5 mi. North of Central Georgetown American, Caribbean, International (345) 946-5848
The Green Parrot Bar & Grill 0.6 mi. Southeast of Downtown Georgetown American (345) 946-5161
The Waterfront Urban Diner 1.8 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown American (345) 640-0002
Treats Restaurant 1.7 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown American, Italian (345) 945-4262
Welly's Cool Spot 0.4 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown American, Cayman (345) 949-2541
Wendy's Bodden Town 1.8 mi. West of Central Bodden Town American (345) 947-7444
Wendy's Seven Mile 1.7 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown American (345) 949-0616

Similar Food

Looking for further suggestions? Then you'll probably like a favorite, main dish that could suit your taste even better. Before you take off, check out these restaurants and what they're known for:

Restaurants with Similar Specialties
Restaurant Name Phone Specialty Location
XQ's Bar & Grill (345) 947-9770 Hamburgers 1.2 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown
Eagle Ray's Dive Bar & Grill (345) 640-8888 Hamburgers 1.1 mi. Northeast of Central East End
Season to the Bone (345) 326-6094 Barbecue 0.8 mi. South of Downtown Georgetown
Mimi’s Dock Bar & Restaurant (345) 947-7449 Hamburgers 3.5 mi. North-Northeast of Central East End
Duke's Seafood & Rib Shack (345) 640-0000 Barbecue 3.5 mi. North of Central downtown Georgetown
Cayman Cabana Restaurant (345) 949-3080 Hamburgers Downtown Georgetown
Pirates Den (345) 949-7144 Hamburgers 2.0 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown
Rankin's Jerk Pit (345) 947-3155 Barbecue 4.4 mi. East of Central Georgetown
Sol Bar & Grill (345) 949-0088 ext. 6201 Barbecue 1.5 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown
Chef John's BBQ & Catering (345) 323-9125 Barbecue 5.9 mi. North of Central Georgetown

You can't plan for it, but sometimes the best restaurants in the Cayman Islands are the ones that you didn't expect to find yourself craving during your exploration of different cities. However, including the names of a couple of intriguing establishments in your daily itinerary, will make life easier when no one can decide. To find out more information regarding the dining options available to you, check out this page.

 

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