Caribbean Cuisine in the Turks and Caicos

Caribbean cuisine is a delight to locals and tourists alike, and renowned for imparting savory and sweet combos, exotic fruits and veggies, and some of the best seafood in the world. There's an enormous pool of restaurants just within this category.

From the very casual favorite named Bugaloo's to the fantastic dinner service at Miss Moonies, there's something in store for each visitor and any style of vacation desired.

Take a moment to browse the numerous Caribbean establishments available. On each restaurant's name, click to read more about its dress code, food, or even nearby attractions.

Da Conch Shack

Blue Hills | (649) 946-8877

Da Conch Shack

Located 5.6 miles west-northwest of The Bight, Da Conch Shack is on Blue Hill Front Road. Seafood and Caribbean panache both share the spotlight at this chilled-out establishment.

While the specialty item at the Conch Shack is of course conch, it should be noted that all of the seafood is served fresh daily.

Mango Reef Restaurant

| (649) 946-8200

Fresh fish and Caribbean panache make for an exciting meal at this dining option.

Outdoor seating occurs under bright orange umbrellas that mimic the flaming sun, while inside is a spacious banquet room that provides a much more formal atmosphere.

The Sand Bar

Cockburn Town | (649) 243-2666

The Sand Bar

The Sand Bar is located just beyond the the center of Cockburn Town. Seafood and Caribbean panache play nicely together at this colorful establishment.

Local seafood is their specialty. They generally have wahoo, grouper, and mahi mahi on hand in addition to quesadillas burgers, chicken, and rubs. The fish and chips, whole lobster tail, lobster salad, and cracked conch are favored among guests, and they are also known for their homemade Sandbar Burgers. Don't forget to wash it down with their own rum punch.

Jack's Shack

Grand Turk | (649) 232-0099

Jack's Shack

Jack's Shack is a good option for guests exploring this side of the island; it's 1.7 miles to the south of Cockburn Town. While more generally known for Caribbean culinary creations, this potential favorite eagerly offers their chicken and seafood.

Jack's Shack has a great Jamaican chef and seafood chef who serve up fabulous jerk chicken, local specials and seafood including conch, filleted fish, and shrimp. They have lobster in season and whole fish when available from the local fishermen. Chef Leroy is known as the singing chef and is somewhat of a local celebrity.

Coyaba Restaurant

Grace Bay | (649) 946-5186

Coyaba Restaurant, part of Caribbean Paradise Inn, is situated just beyond the the center of Grace Bay. As soon as you walk in, you're in for a beautiful, formal menu for special occasions requiring something beyond quick-service restaurants.

Coyoba offers some intimate settings for diners looking to set a romantic stage for their date. The gazebos lend a lush, upscale kind of ambience while still appearing cozy and down-home. With a garden just made for the tropics and light island music playing in the background, you have the makings of a great night out.

Caribbean Restaurants
Name Location Island Type Phone Number
A&E Food Snacks 0.8 mi. North of Central Cockburn Town Grand Turk Caribbean --
Anacaona Restaurant 0.2 mi. East-Northeast of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean, Vegetarian (649) 946-5050
Asú on the Beach 1.1 mi. West-Southwest of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean (649) 941-8888
Banana Boat Caribbean Grill 1.2 mi. Northeast of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean (649) 941-5706
Barbie's Bar Cockburn Town, Eastern part of the Turks and Caicos Grand Turk Caribbean (649) 946-2981
Barefoot Cabana 0.9 mi. North of Central Cockburn Town Grand Turk Caribbean (649) 946-1966
Barefoot Cafe 0.3 mi. South of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean (649) 946-5282
Barefoot by the Sea 1.5 mi. West-Southwest of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean (649) 946-8000
Barracuda Beach Bar 2.6 mi. Northwest of Central Boton North Caicos Caribbean --
Bay Bistro Restaurant 0.9 mi. West of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean (649) 946-5396
Beach House Restaurant 3.2 mi. West of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean, French (649) 946-5800
Bugaloo's 3.6 mi. South of Central Blue Hills Providenciales Caribbean --
Cactus Bar & Grill 0.9 mi. South West of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean (649) 941-8391
Carambola Grill And Lounge 2.1 mi. South of Central Blue Hills Providenciales Caribbean (649) 946-8122
Chinson Grill Shack 2.6 mi. Southeast of Central Blue Hills Providenciales Caribbean, Chinese (649) 941-3533
Coral Reef Bar and Grill 0.5 mi. North of Central Balfour Town Salt Cay Caribbean --
Coyaba Restaurant 0.4 mi. East of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean (649) 946-5186
Crackpot Kitchen 0.9 mi. South West of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean (649) 231-3336
Da Conch Shack 5.6 mi. West-Northwest of Central The Bight Providenciales Caribbean (649) 946-8877
Daniel's Cafe by the Sea Middle Caicos Middle Caicos Caribbean (649) 232-6132
Danny Buoy's 0.4 mi. South West of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean (649) 946-5921
Danny's Express Providenciales Providenciales Caribbean --
Dolphin Grill 42.8 mi. Southeast of Central Maria Mai South Caicos Caribbean (649) 946-3810
Dora's Restaurant 1.3 mi. North-Northwest of Central Cockburn Harbor South Caicos Caribbean (649) 946-3247
Fairways Bar & Grill 0.9 mi. East-Northeast of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean (649) 946-5833
Fire & Ice 2.3 mi. Northeast of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean, Cuban (649) 946-9900
Flamingo Cafe 0.8 mi. Northeast of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean --
Fresh Catch Local Bites Providenciales Providenciales American, Caribbean (649) 243-3167
Gilley's Cafe 2.3 mi. South-Southeast of Central Blue Hills Providenciales American, Caribbean (649) 946-4472
Gilley's Restaurant 2.3 mi. Northeast of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean (649) 946-5094
Grace's Cottage 0.6 mi. West of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Asian, Caribbean (649) 946-5096
Hole In The Wall Restaurant 2.9 mi. South-Southeast of Central Blue Hills None Caribbean (649) 941-4136
Hutchings Restaurant 0.6 mi. West of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean, Fusion (649) 946-5096
Infiniti Bar Restaurant 1.2 mi. Northeast of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean, Spanish, Vegetarian (649) 946-5050
Island Thyme Bistro 0.6 mi. North of Central Balfour Town Salt Cay Caribbean, Eclectic (649) 946-6977
Jack's Shack 1.7 mi. South of Central Cockburn Town Grand Turk Caribbean, Jamaican (649) 232-0099
Jimmy's Dive Bar 0.2 mi. South of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean (649) 946-5282
John's Restaurant 0.1 mi. South West of Central Cockburn Town Grand Turk Caribbean --
Las Brisas 4.4 mi. South of Central Blue Hills Providenciales Caribbean, Mediterranean (649) 946-5306
Love's Restaurant South Caicos South Caicos Caribbean --
Lunasea 1.0 mi. West-Southwest of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean (649) 946-5900
Macky's Cafe 2.3 mi. Southeast of Central Blue Hills Providenciales Caribbean (649) 941-3640
Mango Reef Restaurant 2.9 mi. South-Southeast of Central Blue Hills None Caribbean (649) 946-8200
Meridian Club Restaurant Western part of the Turks and Caicos Pine Cay Caribbean, International (649) 946-7758
Middle Caicos Cafe 2.9 mi. South-Southeast of Central Blue Hills None Caribbean (649) 245-5905
Miss Moonies Providenciales Providenciales Caribbean --
Mr. Grouper Providenciales Providenciales Caribbean (649) 242-6780
Mudjin Bar & Grill 1.1 mi. West of Central Conch Bar Middle Caicos Caribbean (649) 946-6141
My Dee's Restaurant North Caicos North Caicos Caribbean (649) 946-7101
Noodle Bar and Kitchen 2.4 mi. West-Southwest of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Asian, Caribbean (649) 946-8550
Ocean Club Cabana Bar 0.8 mi. Northeast of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean, Eclectic (649) 946-5880
Parallel23 1.0 mi. West-Southwest of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean (649) 946-8666
Pat's Place 1.4 mi. Northeast of Central Balfour Town Salt Cay Caribbean (649) 946-6919
Pavilion 1.0 mi. West-Southwest of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean, French (649) 432-1510
Pelican Bay Restaurant and Bar 0.5 mi. East of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean (649) 941-2365
Poop Deck Grand Turk Grand Turk Caribbean --
Sailing Paradise 0.3 mi. Southeast of Central Blue Hills Providenciales Caribbean --
Seaside Cafe 0.1 mi. East of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean (649) 946-5254
Secret Garden Restaurant 0.3 mi. North of Central Cockburn Town Grand Turk Caribbean, Continental (649) 946-2260
Sky Lounge 1.5 mi. West-Southwest of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean, International, Italian (649) 946-8000
Smokey's On The Bay 0.9 mi. South West of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean (649) 247-2935
Stix 2.3 mi. West-Southwest of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean, Contemporary (649) 946-8550
Sunset Café & Bar 0.6 mi. South West of Central Cockburn Harbor South Caicos Caribbean (649) 242-7109
Sunshines Restaurant and Lounge Grand Turk Grand Turk Caribbean --
Sweet T's 2.3 mi. South-Southeast of Central Blue Hills Providenciales Caribbean --
Tasty Delights 2.1 mi. South of Central Cockburn Town Grand Turk Caribbean (649) 946-2465
The Deck 2.2 mi. Northeast of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean, International (649) 941-7777
The Garden 1.0 mi. West-Southwest of Central Grace Bay Providenciales American, Caribbean (649) 946-8666
The Pork Shack 0.5 mi. Southeast of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean --
The Sand Bar 0.2 mi. North of Central Cockburn Town Grand Turk Caribbean (649) 243-2666
Three Queens Bar and Restaurant 0.3 mi. South-Southeast of Central Blue Hills Providenciales Caribbean (649) 941-5984
Tiki Hut 3.5 mi. West of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean (649) 941-5341
Vix Bar and Grill 0.3 mi. West-Southwest of Central Grace Bay Providenciales Caribbean (649) 941-4144
Wallis Fried Chicken Grand Turk Grand Turk Caribbean (649) 946-2087

Similar Food

If seeking variety within the same genre, there are other categories to tackle, including restaurants below:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location Island
Pond View Restaurant (649) 946-3276 Creole South Caicos South Caicos
Jerkey's -- Jamaican Providenciales Providenciales
Cricketer's Pub (649) 946-8000 British 1.5 mi. West-Southwest of Central Grace Bay Providenciales
The Patty Place (649) 339-9001 Jamaican 0.2 mi. South of Central Grace Bay Providenciales

You can't plan for it, but sometimes the best places to try Caribbean food in Turks and Caicos are the ones you run into while trekking the town of your choice. But of course, it doesn't hurt to plan ahead. To find out more about the types of food available to you, check out this page.

 

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