French Cuisine in Negril

If you find yourself in the mood for French food, don't pass up an opportunity to treat yourself. You may be a bit limited in your options, but there are a couple of locations in Jamaica where you can sample this kind of food.

With everything from the very casual attitude beloved by patrons of Caribbean Cafe and Pastry to the dives where wine and cocktails are every bit as important as the food itself, there is a choice for every person in your party and every dining expectation.

The list below allows you to read up on the small handful of French eateries you'll have the chance to check out during your getaway. For each option that interests you, click the name to learn more about its dress code, food, or even nearby attractions.

Le Vendome Restaurant

Negril Beach Hotel Zone | (876) 957-4277

Le Vendome Restaurant

Le Vendome Restaurant, which is on the premises of Charela Inn, is located in Negril Beach Hotel Zone, a neighborhood in the vicinity of Negril; two miles (three kilometers) to the north of Negril. As part of a menu decked with French culinary creations, the kitchen at Le Vendome Restaurant is known for its desserts and seafood.

Le Vendome Restaurant is the essence of fresh, homemade cuisine. Their own farm produces vegetables, fruits, poultry, and dairy products, all used in their epicurean delights. They also make their own breads, desserts, salad dressings, and ice cream daily. Their menu features Jamaican and French cuisine, reflecting the nationalities of the restaurant's owners.

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Top selling appetizers are Shrimp Nature, Assorted Seafood Appetizer and Cheese and Calaloo Souffle, while their best entrees according to sales are the Pork Loin Caribbean Style, Curried Shrimp, Filet of Snapper in Coconut Sauce. For dessert, you won't want to skip the Homemade Ice-Cream and Sorbets with fresh whipped cream and Chocolate Mousse.

Caribbean Cafe and Pastry

Negril Beach Hotel Zone | (876) 541-9559

Caribbean Cafe and Pastry, on the premises of Time Square Mall, is found in Negril Beach Hotel Zone, a neighborhood in the vicinity of Negril; 1.2 miles to the north-northeast of Negril. Determined not to be a "stale" choice, not only does this place offer French themed dishes and of course coffee, but it's also good at desserts.

Caribbean Cafe is a fusion of Jamaican and French baked goods, with decadent desserts starring alongside 15 different types of coffee. You can also get a filling lunch in the form of a pizza, sandwich, or soup.

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When seeking variety that doesn't stray too far, there are more options from this same flavor palette at places like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Dino's Pizzeria (876) 957-9270 Italian Central Negril
Ciao Jamaica (876) 957-4395 Italian 1.3 mi. West of Central Negril
The Venetian (876) 957-9270 Italian Central Negril
Mary's Bay Boat House Bar & Grill (876) 957-0981 German Negril Beach Hotel Zone
Italian Cafe (876) 957-4032 Italian 1.3 mi. North-Northeast of Central Negril
Di Romagna (866) 527-4762 Italian Central Negril
Ristorante Da Gino (876) 957-4918 Italian 1.8 mi. North of Central Negril
The Lobster House (876) 957-4293 Italian 1.1 mi. North-Northeast of Central Negril
Kenny Italian Cafe (876) 957-4032 Italian 0 mi. North of Central Negril
Dino's Pizzeria (888) 232-2437 Italian 0 mi. North of Central Negril

You can't plan for it, but sometimes the best cuisines in Jamaica are those that you didn't expect to find yourself craving while trekking the town of your choice. However, jotting down the contact info for at least two restaurants on your itinerary, may prove valuable later when your stomach's grumbling. To learn more details about the dining options available to you, check out this page.


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