Marguerites Seafood By the Sea

Have a budding romance? This restaurant is the perfect place for a date night. They take their food seriously and some meal preparation is done by your table -- sort of a built-in entertainment! With yummy food and a slightly formal setting, you will want to come back again and again. It has become the fashionable choice for visiting international celebrities like Ralph Lauren, Spike Lee, Uma Thurman, Tiger Woods, Danny Glover and Harry Belafonte, who have all praised the attentive service and inventive menu.

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If you enjoy a little heat, how about a restaurant whose middle name just might be flambé? This searing philosophy to cooking works for a number of seafood menu items like shrimp and desserts. Salads are a table side production here, especially the Caesar. Just order from their selection of drinks and cocktails and watch the cooking pros at work.

The cuisine, described as "Creative Caribbean Seafood" is considered among the island's best. Constantly being tweaked in sync with diner's tastes and availability of the freshest marine specialties, the menu celebrates the abundance of local seafood, including shrimp, scallops, fish, calamari and lobster. For land based protein lovers, there are also a number of tasty Epicurean delights such as rack of lamb, filet mignon, beef and pork tenderloin and marinated breasts of chicken. Many patrons are impressively wooed by the exclusive table side Caesar salad presentations, a signature feature of the restaurant for many years. Top-selling appetizers include Beggars Purse and Lobster Risotto, while entrees that are most popular include Summer Surf N Turf, Reef Snapper Rundown, Drunken Lobster, and Shellfish Sautee. For dessert, you won't want to skip the Warm Lava Chocolate Cake.

Marguerites Seafood By the Sea is a popular bistro that happens to specialize in Caribbean cuisine. When it comes to dress code and level of service, this restaurant's setting is informal. They are open for business during dinner only, so be sure not to miss their open hours.

Ambiance

Taking into consideration the reasonably grand expanse of this eatery patrons can expect to avoid long delays during peak periods. And, it is a great locale if you and your traveling companions are arriving with a large group.

This elegant and sophisticated water's edge bistro, specializing in fresh seafood, creatively prepared has established itself as the finest seafood restaurant on Jamaica's North Coast. It offers a seaside deck for romantic al fresco dining and an elegantly appointed interior dining room decorated with the work of local artists. Cocktails, Caribbean cigars and a wide selection of fine wines from all over the world can also be enjoyed on the patio under a beautiful almond tree. The secluded patio is also perfect for private dinners "a deux". Whichever location diners or drinkers may prefer, a relaxed yet sophisticated ambiance prevails.

Location

Marguerites Seafood By the Sea is located in downtown Montego Bay.

This section of Jamaica has a spread of cultural and natural attractions, proud to call itself part of a very active area that's an attraction all its own. Two of the closest visitor favorites from this establishment include Fort Montego and Sam Sharpe Square, both of which are within a reasonable driving distance of the Marguerites Seafood By the Sea.

Many guests also tend to love the group of activities made for the great outdoors, in the vicinity. Whether they are golfers or not, guests who find themselves anxious to tee off might want to hop over to the nearby golf club, Half Moon Golf Course, which is located not too far from Marguerites Seafood By the Sea. Or sometime during your visit you might want to chill out at Dump-Up Beach and Events Park, which you will find to be the nearest beach and is only a short distance away away. Also note these two options are among a few different options for beaches and golf courses within the region.

Nearby Restaurants

If you're trying to find another restaurant in the area with some similar types of food and/or a comparable price range, there are quite a few nearby dining spots to choose from, including The Pelican.

Of course, if you want something different, this section of Jamaica has an excellent range of dining possibilities that will satisfy almost every type of diner. For instance, you could also try Jamaican food at MoBay Proper, which is a short distance away away.

Credit Cards and Other Info

Marguerites Seafood By the Sea accepts the following credit cards: American Express, Discover, Master Card and Visa.

Contact Info

Location: Gloucester Avenue, downtown Montego Bay, Jamaica

Phone: (876) 952-4777

Website: http://www.margueritesjamaica.com/

Email: mobay@margaritavillecaribbean.com

 

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