Italian Cuisine on New Providence Island

While exploring the Bahamas, expect to be impressed by the tempting spread of fine restaurants, quick eateries, and more. But guests who seek Italian cuisine in particular should pay attention to the various establishments that do it best. Luckily, you're likely to come across quite a broad selection of places where you can order dishes prepped in this style.

With everything from the informal attitude at Amici A Trattoria to the inviting dinner and lunch at Sbarro Cable Beach, you could encounter a dish you'll return for again and again.

The following list allows you to preview the several restaurants specializing in Italian food throughout the Bahamas. Click each option to view the full article about its style, hours, or even what the view will be like.

Mahogany House

Lyford Cay | (242) 362-6669

Mahogany House

Mahogany House, on the premises of The Island House, is located in the vicinity of Gambier; it's approximately seven miles (11 and a half kilometers) to the west-southwest of Cable Beach. With a following of food lovers, this destination isn't known simply for its Italian creations and one favorite, pasta, but here they're also dubbed a hotspot for pizza. <p>The restaurant serves delicious and high quality Italian classics, including pizza, pastas, and risottos. Take your pick and order exactly what you want. Pair your dinner with a world-class wine from their amazing wine list. </p>

Amici A Trattoria

Cable Beach | (242) 327-6000

Situated near the heart of Cable Beach, Amici A Trattoria is a part of Meliá Nassau Beach. Considering this is an informal place to eat, it's sometimes a respite for hungry visitors on lazy outings.


Paradise Island | (242) 363-3000

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Carmine's, part of Marina Village, can be found 1.5 miles east of downtown Nassau. Don't overlook Paradise Island for an unforgettable experience with the special: pasta. <p>Carmine's serves authentic Italian fare, with such offerings as veal saltimbocca on the menu. Pair your meal with a selection from the wine menu.</p>

Casa D'Angelo

Paradise Island | (242) 363-3000

Located 1.7 miles east-northeast of downtown Nassau, Casa D'Angelo is on the same premises as Atlantis Coral Towers, and is a popular choice for people thinking about spending some time visiting this side of the island. Pleasantly surprising, this dining destination is not just Italian goodies, which yes, includes pasta, but we shouldn't forget they're also masters of seafood. <p>Casa D'Angelo mixes the classic stylings of Southern Italy with traditional Bahamian seafood to create a menu that will have everyone drooling. Chef Angelo's specialties are veal chop Milanese and herb-crusted rack of lamb.</p>

Luciano's Of Chicago

Nassau | (242) 323-7770

Luciano's Of Chicago is located toward the northern outskirts of Nassau, in the general vicinity of downtown Nassau. While more generally known for Italian food, this visitor favorite serves up an awful lot of desserts and seafood. <p>Hard wood floors, rafters, and finishing stand in contrast to the buttery color of the walls and the elegant place settings at each table. Still, the cozy, home-like atmosphere easily makes every guest feel welcome.</p>

Italian Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Amici A Trattoria 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach Italian (242) 327-6000
Cafe Matisse Downtown Nassau Italian (242) 356-7012
Capriccio Ristorante 0.1 mi. South-Southwest of Central Cable Beach Italian (242) 327-8547
Carmine's 1.5 mi. East of Downtown Nassau Italian (242) 363-3000
Casa D'Angelo 1.7 mi. East-Northeast of Downtown Nassau Italian (242) 363-3000
Casetta 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach Italian (242) 677-9000
Domino's Cable Beach 0.1 mi. South-Southeast of Central Cable Beach Italian (242) 677-7200
Domino's Nassau 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau Italian (242) 394-8080
Luciano's Of Chicago 0.9 mi. East of Downtown Nassau Italian (242) 323-7770
Mahogany House 1.9 mi. South-Southwest of Central Gambier International, Italian (242) 362-6669
Marco's Pizza Nassau Italian 361-6900
Marina Pizzeria 1.5 mi. East-Northeast of Downtown Nassau Italian (242) 363-3000
Mia's Gourmet Pizzeria 1.8 mi. West of Downtown Nassau Italian (242) 356-5633
Sbarro Cable Beach 0.2 mi. South West of Central Cable Beach Italian (242) 327-7711
Sbarro Nassau 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau Italian (242) 356-0800
Sharkees Island Pizza Downtown Nassau Italian (242) 367-3535

Similar Food

If you don't mind changing things up a bit, there are other categories to tackle, including restaurants like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Bennigan's Nassau 394-4880 Irish 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau
Olives Meze Grill (242) 327-6393 Greek 0.1 mi. South-Southwest of Central Cable Beach
Cafe Madeleine (242) 677-9000 French 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach
Brasserie des Arts (242) 677-9000 French 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach
Mosaic (242) 363-3000 Mediterranean 1.2 mi. Northeast of Downtown Nassau
Montagu Gardens (242) 394-6347 French 2.0 mi. East of Downtown Nassau
Cleo (242) 677-9000 Mediterranean 0.8 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach
Olive's Mediterranean Cafe (242) 356-3986 Greek Downtown Nassau
Via Caffe (242) 322-7209 European Downtown Nassau
Brussels Bistro (242) 326-4523 French Downtown Nassau

Also, if you're willing then you should try one of the specialties, like the pizza offered at Caribe Cafe.

Some of the best dining options in the Bahamas are the ones that you happen upon while trekking the town of your choice. However, noting a couple of interesting-sounding restaurants in your agenda, means you won't have to settle for something less. To discover even more about the kinds of food waiting for you, check out this page.


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