European Cuisine on New Providence Island

If you find yourself in the mood for European food, you might have a chance to satisfy your hunger. Though not terribly plentiful, there are a few places in the Bahamas where you can sample this kind of food.

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Your plate will be full of choices, from the informal locale of Columbus Tavern to the cafes whose regional delicacies are worth returning for, there's a menu suited for each guest and for that special evening you're planning too.

Take time to read more about the small handful of European eateries you could be curious about during your getaway. You can click each restaurant's name to view the full article about its hours, location, and other offerings.

Van Breugel's Restaurant

Downtown Nassau | (242) 322-2484

Van Breugel's Restaurant is located in downtown Nassau, in the northern outskirts of Nassau. Visitors who have fallen in love with European cuisine should try restaurants like this one. It's an easy choice if you're spending time in a nearby area. <p>Grille items make up the bulk of the dinner menu, with upscale offerings such as ahi tuna filet, pork chops, and rack of lamb. Daily chef specials are also available, along with sides such as jasmine rice and penne gorgonzola. Each meal is finished off with a dessert of the day, ice cream, or mixed berry soup.</p>

Columbus Tavern

Paradise Island | (242) 363-2533

Located near Nassau, Columbus Tavern is a smart choice for you to consider if you're thinking about spending some time seeing the island. Fresh fish and European cuisine both describe the best dishes at this noteworthy place. <p>The nautically themed Columbus Tavern features wood floors reminiscent of the deck of a ship, open windows to bring the sites of the harbor in, and blue and white accents to pull it all together.</p>

Via Caffe

Downtown Nassau | (242) 322-7209

Via Caffe, on the premises of Prince George Plaza, is situated in downtown Nassau, in the northern outskirts of Nassau. Definitely deemed a casual dining option, it's great when you don't want to get too fancy. <p>The menu at Via Caffe features a unique blend of American, European, and Caribbean cuisine. Via also sells cigars that are rolled right on site.</p>

Similar Food

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You may crave something slightly different, in which case you will find similar ingredients and influences at restaurants like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Brasserie des Arts (242) 677-9000 French 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach
Cafe Matisse (242) 356-7012 Italian Downtown Nassau
Marina Pizzeria (242) 363-3000 Italian 1.5 mi. East-Northeast of Downtown Nassau
Brussels Bistro (242) 326-4523 Belgian Downtown Nassau
Bennigan's Nassau 394-4880 Irish 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau
Sharkees Island Pizza (242) 367-3535 Italian Downtown Nassau
Cricket Club Restaurant & Pub 326-4720 British Nassau
Mia's Gourmet Pizzeria (242) 356-5633 Italian 1.8 mi. West of Downtown Nassau
Cleo (242) 677-9000 Mediterranean 0.8 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach
Montagu Gardens (242) 394-6347 French 2.0 mi. East of Downtown Nassau

Guests often find that the best kitchens, cafes, and dining rooms in the Bahamas are the ones that you happen upon while walking around during the day. At the same time, it's still a good idea to plan ahead. To learn even more about the dining options available to you, check out this page.


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