Cafe Matisse

Located behind Parliament House in Nassau, Cafe Matisse is popular amongst the business class who dine here regularly on their lunch hour, or plan business meetings within the restaurants walls. Tourists will also enjoy the authentically prepared Italian cuisine and variety of International favorites.


Cafe Matisse offers a selection of Italian favorites including pizza, pasta, and seafood. The menu changes every three months to keep things fresh.

Cafe Matisse has a focus on Italian cuisine with their own particular quirks. One can expect the setting and food here to be informal. When's the best time to come? They're open for both dinner and lunch, so give it a try. You might discover some dishes that you fall in love with.


Cafe Matisse is easily recognizable for its peach color and century-old architecture. Once a private home, the building has quite the homey feel, but the addition of Matisse prints and impressions gives it a refined, artsy vibe.


Cafe Matisse is located in downtown Nassau.

Travelers can merge their dining experience with excellent sightseeing opportunities by visiting one of the region's many attractions, like Queen's Staircase.

There are a number of adjacent outdoor activities to fill those sunny days if you have space in your itinerary. Any golfers who visit the area have the option of spending time at the neighborhood golf facility, Royal Blue, which is not too far from Cafe Matisse. Besides your spikes, you might want to bring a bathing suit for Western Esplanade Beach, which is the most nearby beach and is only a short distance away away. And still, these two options are only some of the beaches, courses, and outdoor pursuits in this area.

Nearby Restaurants

If you're in the mood for another local restaurant that has similar menu items or a similar atmosphere, there are at least a few nearby places to choose between, including Amici A Trattoria.

Then of course, if you're looking for something different, this part of New Providence has a wide range of dining possibilities that will surely satisfy nearly any type of diner. For example, you might also enjoy Indian fare at Taj Mahal, which is a short distance away away.

Credit Cards and Other Info

Cafe Matisse accepts these credit cards: American Express, Master Card, and Visa.

Cafe Matisse is open Tuesday through Saturday from noon until 11:00pm.

Contact Info

Location: Bank Lane, downtown Nassau, New Providence

Phone: (242) 356-7012

Secondary Phone: (242) 356-7014



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