Cayman Cuisine on Grand Cayman

Almost everywhere in the Cayman Islands, you'll come upon a delicious array of options when it comes to dining. Those who adore Cayman cuisine particularly should pay attention to the restaurants where this style of cooking is king. Across the Cayman Islands, visitors will find a good bunch of restaurants that offer this favorite.

With plenty of variety, from the very casual setting of Craft Market Cafe to the inviting dinner and lunch at Vivine's Kitchen, you may very well stumble upon something with just the right elements.

The list below allows you to get a taste for the rather large selection of restaurants serving Cayman cuisine to be enjoyed. Click on one of the options to get further details about its ambiance, specialties, and nearby things to do.

Cayman Cabana Restaurant

Downtown Georgetown | (345) 949-3080

Cayman Cabana Restaurant is located in downtown Georgetown, just beyond the the center of Georgetown. While more generally known for Cayman cuisine, this potential favorite eagerly offers their hamburgers and seafood.

Here they specialize in regional favorites made with fresh, local cuisine. The fish is purchased daily from the fish market, and the use local produce and even local rum. Some of their favorites are stewed beef n' mac, the Calypso Burger, and the mango salsa.

Blue by Eric Ripert

Seven Mile Beach | (345) 943-9000

Blue by Eric Ripert, which is part of Ritz Carlton Grand Cayman, is located in the vicinity of Georgetown; it is 3.2 miles to the south of West Bay. Seafood (of course) and Cayman panache play nicely together at this inviting fine dining establishment.

The food at Blue draws from the bountiful waters surrounding the Cayman Islands, featuring locally caught seafood at every meal. Guests have the option of selecting amongst a three course prix fixe menu or a seven course Eric Ripert Tasting menu. Pair your meal with an offerings from the win cellar, which has over 800 bottles.

Champion House Restaurant II

Georgetown | (345) 949-7882

Champion House Restaurant II is found along the northern outskirts of Georgetown. When your family is banking on finding a tasty selection of Cayman eats in a relaxed atmosphere, this casual, breezy restaurant is a perfect fit.

Traditional Caribbean, particularly West Indies, offerings are available at Champion House. Beginning with breakfast, which consists of fresh fruits, porridge, and danishes, and moving on to a buffet lunch of soup, salads, and entrees, it is easy to get your fill. By the time dinner rolls around, the food offerings become more varied with an International menu.

Calypso Grill

West Bay | (345) 949-3948

Calypso Grill

Located just outside the heart of West Bay, Calypso Grill is a good option worth considering if you are going to explore this neighborhood. Fresh seafood and Cayman panache come together for some great dishes at this completely casual restaurant.

French style doors of the Calypso Grill open out on to the wide deck overlooking Morgan's Harbour and the property includes 75 tables. Soft breeze waft in during the lunch and dinner time. The scenic beauty of the sea and the retreating fishing boats that waft to the shoreline amplify the ambiance of the Calypso Grill.

Breezes Bistro

Georgetown | (345) 943-8439

Breezes Bistro is located near the center of Georgetown. Fabulously fresh fish and Cayman panache share the same plate at this chilled-out restaurant.

The food is of a mostly island flavor with conch and other seafood selections. Add some great tropical drinks and you have the makings of a great night out!

Cayman Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Amelia's Kitchen 0.6 mi. Southeast of Downtown Georgetown Cayman (345) 949-5522
Blue by Eric Ripert 3.3 mi. North of Central Georgetown Cayman (345) 943-9000
Breezes Bistro Downtown Georgetown Caribbean, Cayman (345) 943-8439
Calypso Grill 6.1 mi. North of Central Georgetown Cayman (345) 949-3948
Cayman Cabana Restaurant Downtown Georgetown Cayman (345) 949-3080
Champion House Restaurant II 0.6 mi. North-Northeast of Downtown Georgetown Caribbean, Cayman, International (345) 949-7882
Chef John's BBQ & Catering 5.9 mi. North of Central Georgetown Cayman (345) 323-9125
Chester's Bodden Town, Southern part of Grand Cayman Cayman, Jamaican 939-
Craft Market Cafe Downtown Georgetown American, Cayman (345) 945-7109
Luz's Restaurant 0.6 mi. Southeast of Downtown Georgetown Cayman, Latin American (345) 949-4898
Mango Tree Restaurant & Lounge 1.0 mi. East of Downtown Georgetown Caribbean, Cayman (345) 949-0732
Myrtle's Restaurant 1.1 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown Caribbean, Cayman (345) 949-7868
The Heritage Cafe 5.7 mi. North of Central Georgetown Cayman (345) 945-6565
Vivine's Kitchen 1.5 mi. Northeast of Central East End Caribbean, Cayman (345) 947-7435
Welly's Cool Spot 0.4 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown American, Cayman (345) 949-2541

Similar Food

SeaHarvest Restaurant

Also worth considering if you really love Cayman food, there are similar flavors to be experienced at establishments like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
SeaHarvest Restaurant (345) 945-1383 Caribbean 0.8 mi. South West of Downtown Georgetown
Rum Point Restaurant (345) 947-9412 Caribbean 0.7 mi. North of Central Cayman Kai
Edoardo's (345) 945-4408 Caribbean 3.1 mi. North of Central Georgetown
Mimi’s Dock Bar & Restaurant (345) 947-7449 Caribbean 3.5 mi. North-Northeast of Central East End
Cimboco Caribbean Cafe (345) 947-2782 Caribbean 1.6 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown
Rankin's Jerk Pit (345) 947-3155 Jamaican 4.4 mi. East of Central Georgetown
Singh's Roti Shop & Bar (345) 946-7684 Caribbean 0.3 mi. East of Downtown Georgetown
Tukka (345) 947-2700 Caribbean East End, Eastern part of Grand Cayman
MacDonald's Restaurant (345) 945-5212 Caribbean 0.6 mi. Southeast of Downtown Georgetown
Chicken! Chicken! (345) 945-2290 Caribbean 1.7 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown

Visitors often find that the best restaurants in the Cayman Islands are those that you run into naturally while walking the streets near your hotel. But, having the names of some places on your itinerary, will prevent a desperate search for food. To find out even more concerning the types of food waiting for you, check out this page.


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