Caribbean Cuisine on New Providence Island

The cuisine of the Caribbean is embraced by people from all walks of life, particularly for including local spice blends, native produce, and beautifully prepped seafood. Thankfully there's an over-abundance of dining options just for this type of food.

From the pleasant, informal backdrop at Via Caffe to the intoxicating breakfast, dinner and lunch at Shoal Restaurant and Lounge, there is something to suit each and every type of traveler and style of vacation.

Restaurants Map

Below, pursue the rather large selection of Caribbean establishments available. Find one that whets your appetite and click its name to view more information about its hours, locale, and even nearby attractions.

Graycliff

Downtown Nassau | (242) 302-9150

Graycliff, which is on the premises of Graycliff Hotel And Restaurant, is located in downtown Nassau, in the northern outskirts of Nassau. Seafood (of course) and Caribbean fare both share the spotlight at this popular formal dining option.

Gaycliff was built in 1742 as the mansion of a famous pirate, and served as a prison for a short time thereafter. Today, the restaurant housed within the home offers a refined and elegant atmosphere.

Bahamian Club

Paradise Island | (242) 363-3000

Located 1.7 miles east-northeast of downtown Nassau, Bahamian Club is located at Atlantis Beach Tower. As part of a menu decked with Caribbean food, the kitchen at Bahamian Club likes to suggest its seafood and steak.

The decor at Bahamian Club is reminiscent of a pub, with green leather pub chairs and matching little green shaded lamps on each table, shelving displaying fine liquor, and portraits of great men. Though the dining is fine, the atmosphere is relaxed.

Nettie's Place Restaurant

Cable Beach | (242) 327-8153

Located near the middle of Cable Beach, Nettie's Place Restaurant is on the premises of Netties Place at Casuarinas, and is a viable choice worth considering if you are thinking about visiting this section of New Providence. Fresh fish from The Bahamas' coasts and Caribbean food play nicely together at this chilled-out eatery.

Nettie's offers both indoor and outdoor seating in a casual and friendly environment.

Simmer Down Restaurant

Cable Beach | 24-270-22800

Located in the heart of Cable Beach, Simmer Down Restaurant is located at Marley Resort and Spa, and is a good option for guests thinking about staying near this section of New Providence. Seafood (of course) and Caribbean flavors get along famously at this notable fine dining establishment.

Elegance is key at Simmer Down, where ornate furnishings decorate the three dining spaces: the oceanfront balcony, open air terrace, and intimate dining room.

Twin Brothers Coconut Avenue

Nassau | (242) 326-6771

Twin Brothers Coconut Avenue, part of Mall at Marathon, is located just outside the heart of Nassau. It's worth noting that within the genre of Caribbean cuisine, this local spot is particularly known for its seafood and steak.

Known especially for their preparation of their seafood offerings, you'll find some of the most delicious and authentic local fare on the menu at Twin Brothers.

Caribbean Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Androsia Steak & Seafood Restaurant 0.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach Caribbean, International (242) 327-7805
Anthony's Caribbean Grill 1.5 mi. East of Downtown Nassau American, Caribbean (242) 363-3152
Aqua Restaurant Downtown Nassau Caribbean, International (242) 322-3301
Bahamian Club 1.7 mi. East-Northeast of Downtown Nassau Caribbean, International (242) 363-3000
Bimini Road 1.5 mi. East of Downtown Nassau Caribbean (242) 363-3000
Café Skans 1.6 mi. West of Downtown Nassau American, Caribbean (242) 322-2486
Charlie's Place Nassau Caribbean (242) 394-0300
Columbus Tavern 3.9 mi. Northeast of Central Nassau Caribbean, European (242) 363-2533
Common Cravings 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach Caribbean (242) 677-9000
Compass Point Restaurant 0.7 mi. East-Northeast of Central Gambier Caribbean, International (242) 327-4500
Cricket Club Restaurant & Pub Nassau British, Caribbean 326-4720
Diky's Conch Shack 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach Caribbean (242) 677-9000
Dive Inn 1.4 mi. East-Northeast of Downtown Nassau American, Caribbean (242) 363-3000
Dolphin Grill 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach Caribbean (242) 327-6000
Double D's Restaurant Nassau Caribbean 393-2771
Footprints 3.9 mi. South of Central Gambier Caribbean, Contemporary (888) 909-7001
Frankie Gone Bananas Restaurant 1.0 mi. West of Downtown Nassau Caribbean (242) 323-0259
Graycliff Downtown Nassau Caribbean, Continental, French (242) 302-9150
Indigo Cafe 0.1 mi. South of Central Cable Beach Caribbean, International, Pan Asian / Pacific Rim (242) 327-2524
Junkanoo Beach Resort Restaurant and Bar 0.5 mi. West of Downtown Nassau Caribbean (242) 322-1515
Kafe Kalik Festival Place Downtown Nassau Caribbean --
Nettie's Place Restaurant 0.3 mi. South West of Central Cable Beach Caribbean (242) 327-8153
Olive's Mediterranean Cafe Downtown Nassau Caribbean, Greek, Mediterranean (242) 356-3986
Out Island Bar 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach Caribbean (242) 677-9000
Poop Deck Nassau 1.5 mi. East of Downtown Nassau Caribbean (242) 393-8175
Shoal Restaurant and Lounge 0.9 mi. South West of Downtown Nassau Caribbean (242) 323-4400
Simmer Down Restaurant 0.3 mi. East of Central Cable Beach Caribbean 24-270-22800
Talking Stick Downtown Nassau Caribbean (242) 322-8450
The Point Restaurant & Bar 1.4 mi. East of Downtown Nassau Caribbean (242) 363-6800
Three Tides 0.9 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach Caribbean (242) 677-9000
Travellers' Rest 1.8 mi. East of Central Gambier American, Caribbean (242) 327-7633
Twin Brothers Arawak Cay 1.0 mi. West of Downtown Nassau Caribbean (242) 328-5033
Twin Brothers Coconut Avenue 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau Caribbean (242) 326-6771
Twin Brothers Marathon 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau Caribbean (242) 393-6050
Twin Brothers Potter's Cay 1.3 mi. East of Downtown Nassau Caribbean (242) 328-5033
Via Caffe Downtown Nassau Caribbean, European (242) 322-7209

Similar Food

If you're willing to step just outside the box, you will find similarly satisfying flavors at places like Bimini Market, which serves Creole cuisine and Negril Cafe, where they have scrumptious Jamaican fare.

Guests often find that the best offerings of Caribbean food in the Bahamas are the ones you stumble upon as you're out doing activities and seeing attractions. At the same time, you'll save yourself some stress if you have a concrete plan for some meals. To discover more information concerning the types of food available to you, check out this page.

 

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