Dining in Antigua is truly a joy no matter if you are Al Fresco, watching the sunset or enjoying some of the best gardens. With international and local cuisine readily available and chefs as good as anywhere you will need to revisit Antigua to enjoy them all.
Recommended Restaurants in Antigua
Open for tapas lunch from 12 noon and a la carte dinner from 6pm daily (except Sunday evening). Contemporary decor with 4 poster beds, infinity pools and sea views, plus an extensive cocktail list. Located in St Mary’s. This is the trendy place to be seen dining !
Cecilia’s High Point Cafe
Varied menu from local dishes to Italian and French cuisine. Located 5 minutes from the airport at Dutchman’s Bay, with ocean views and access to the beach. Open Monday and Thursday 12 noon to 9pm and Friday to Sunday from 12 noon to 4pm. Please note this restaurant is closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
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For high-end French cuisine located in St. John’s, this is the place to go. Open daily from 6.30 pm to 10.30 pm Tuesdays to Sunday. Please note the restaurant is closed on Mondays.
Italian cuisine with high attention to detail, located in Dutchman’s Bay. Open Mondays to Saturday from 12 noon to 3pm and 6.30pm to 10pm. Please note the restaurant is closed on Sundays.
Other recommended places to eat and drink in Antigua
Garden Grill at The Tides
Serving a range of beautifully prepared and presented dishes across many cuisines, including homemade chicken nuggets for the kids and classic brunches for the adults. Located in Dutchman’s Bay and open Tuesdays to Saturdays from 12 noon to 3pm, Friday dinner from 6pm to 9pm and Sunday brunch from 9am to 1pm. Please note the restaurant is closed on Mondays and is remains closed until October 1st 2016 for the summer.
C & C wine bar
Located in St Johns at Redcliffe Quay, offering lasagne as the signature dish and a vast range of top quality wines. Open Mondays 10am to 6pm and Tuesday to Saturday from 10am to 11pm. Please note the restaurant is closed on Sundays.
Located at the waters edge in Jolly Harbour, serving truly authentic Italian dishes with ‘Lobster Sundays’ that should not be missed. Open daily from 5pm to midnight. Please note the restaurant is occasionally closed for the summer and renovations so please check.
A family friendly, traditional yet modern Italian located in English Harbour. Offering beautiful views across Nelson’s Dockyard with an extensive wine to enjoy with the view. Open daily from 9am to 11pm.
Akropolis Greek Restaurant
Located in Jolly Harbour, serving all the favourite Greek dishes as well as some international cuisine. Open for lunch daily from 12 midday to 2pm and again for dinner from 6pm to 11pm.
The Crows Nest
Located in Jolly Harbour, offering a restaurant and sports bar environment with live music. It has fallen out of favour of late. Open daily from 9am to 10pm.
A friendly friendly restaurant located in Falmouth, next to Bailey’s Supermarket, offering a variety of dishes including burgers, milkshakes and delicious ice creams. The chicken salad is particularly good. Open daily from 11am to 11pm. Please note Sweet T’s is closed on Mondays. It can be a nice place to take the children for an ice cream while you watch them play and people watch with a guinness. Your kids will love you for a stop at Sweet T’s.