Photo credit: © The Island House - Shima

Delicate and aromatic flavor take center stage at Shima. This restaurant manages to be both casual and upscale at the same time, with luxurious options like their world-class wine list mixed with down to earth options like their children's brunch menu.


The brunch menu lets you have your eggs any way you want, with various omelette and roti options. There are also chicken and pork options, if you want to start your day off with a little meat. Salads can get you started on a fresh note. Children can also enjoy brunch at Shima with their own special children's menu.

Dinner takes on a distinctly Asian flair, with choices like a raw bar, wok and curries. There are also small plates and vegetarian options. Little fire drawings next to the menu items indicate how spicy they are.

Among other options, the menu features sushi, and a variety of diverse flavors, including influences from both Indonesian and Thai cuisines. This dining option is on the table during both brunch and dinner, so consider stopping by.


This rooftop retreat has many options for where guests can sit. Guests can dine in the main dining room, the seculded eight seat sushi bar or the terrace. If they chose to dine on the terrace. guests can enjoy views of Lyford Cay Marin and the crystal blue waters of the Caribbean. A second terrace also has Bar Shima and a lounge overlooking the pool.


Set in the eastern part of Lyford Cay, 1.9 miles south-southwest of Gambier, Shima is located at The Island House. For locals and guests who plan on spending time in or around Cable Beach, this dining establishment is located to the west-southwest.

With a collection of attractions nearby, helping newcomers to keep busy during their visits. Some of the closest landmark sites from this business include US Navy Squadron 1 Monument and Commonwealth Brewery, both of which are within a reasonable driving distance.

Families and couples alike are also on the lookout for a full selection of activities made for the great outdoors, found throughout the region. Those ready to take to the greens might want to hop over to the neighborhood golf course, Albany Golf Course, which is located within traveling distance of Shima. Or sometime during your visit you might want to chill out at Old Fort Marina Beach, which you will find to be the most convenient beach and is only one and a quarter miles away. Plus, those are among a few different options for beaches and golf courses in the vicinity.

Nearby Restaurants

If you're looking to find a restaurant that specializes in some similar menu items, you might like STIX.

But of course, if you're looking for a change of pace, this region of New Providence provides an impressive range of restaurants, where you'll encounter cuisine styles ranging from the familiar to the exotic. For example, you could also consider the food served at The Coffee Bar.

Hours and Other Info

Shima is open for brunch from Saturday to Sunday from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm and dinner Tuesday to Saturday from 5:30 pm to 10:00 pm.

Contact Info

Location: Mohogany Hill Western Road, Lyford Cay, New Providence

Phone: (242) 698-6300




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