When it comes to fresh ingredients, fine dining, and exciting local delicacies, look no further than the restaurants on the Cayman Islands. The Cayman Islands are located in the western Caribbean, made of three separate islands: Grand Cayman, Cayman Brac, and Little Cayman.
From historic sites to beaches, the Cayman Islands have become not only a must-visit destination but the perfect place to live. Beachfront properties with stunning views and eclectic, fun communities are all options when looking for Cayman luxury property. And you’ll always be moments away from some of the best restaurants you’ve ever tried.
Here’s just a few of our favorites!
The Grand Old House
The Grand Old House has become one of the most popular in all of Grand Cayman thanks to its award-winning wine list, delicious main dishes, and island-inspired atmosphere. Guests love dining on the seaside veranda while they enjoy the eatery’s sophisticated atmosphere and fresh delicacies, from salmon to duck.
This authentic Italian restaurant boasts glorious views of the sea and a charming, warm atmosphere. You’ll feel like you’ve walked into an Italian piazza! The traditional dishes range from handmade pasta to entrees with eggplant, chicken, and veal. You’ll most definitely want to try the pizza, which comes with a variety of surprising toppings.
This refined Caribbean-inspired restaurant specializes in steak and seafood. You’ll find modern fusion dishes exploding with flavor, whether you get oxtail spring rolls or a flavorful curry dish. Go on Saturday night to check out the live music while sharing tapas with the entire table.
This elegant and upscale destination is known for its eclectic menu and extensive wine list. You’ll find an abundance of flavors from France, Asia, and the Mediterranean with a focus on fish. Head over in the late morning on Sunday for an unforgettable brunch.
With a view of the Seven Mile Beach, this steak and seafood restaurant is open and airy. The detailed dishes range from Mediterranean staples to lobster tails. There is also a three-course tasting meal that will let you try an abundance of dishes, including Moroccan spiced chicken and pumpkin ravioli.
Fresh sushi is the staple of this high-end restaurant. This elegant location is all about the details — they’ll even grate real wasabi right at your table for a one-of-a-kind sushi experience. From nigiri to maki, you’ll find fresh, tasty classics. You can also try an omakase meal, where the chef picks the dishes for you!
If you are looking to gather with a large group of friends, this is the place! There are communal tables where guests are encouraged to be social, not just with each other but other diners in the restaurant. Avecita specializes in unique, fun tapas like Spanish octopus carpaccio. There’s a five-course interactive dining experience with beverage pairings, making this a fun night out for everyone.
This Italian restaurant is upscale with stunning views of the Seven Mile Beach nearby. Located in the Caribbean Club, Luca is full of elevated Italian cuisine like braised beef short ribs and gnocchi with chicken and mushrooms. If you’re looking for a hearty meal, this is definitely a must-visit.
This is another Italian restaurant you’ll need to check out. It has a beach chic vibe, which makes sense since it’s right near the sea. This is a family-friendly restaurant that will offer family-style dishes like lasagna if told in advance. You can also enjoy a wide variety of pizzas and traditional Italian dishes. This is the perfect night out for the entire family and then some!
Blue by Eric Ripert
This is the only AAA Five Diamond restaurant in the Caribbean. If you want to have a special night, you want to head to Blue to experience a culinary journey like no other. Blue has a seven-course tasting menu that will more than satisfy you from the delicious flavor profiles to the creative plating. This elegant restaurant is a staple of fine dining on the island.
The Wharf Restaurant & Bar
Guests can eat on the waterfront deck in this beach-side restaurant. The ingredients for each dish are carefully sourced, including Australian-certified Black Angus beef. It also uses local and fresh ingredients from farmers and fishermen.
This farm-to-table restaurant specializes in whatever the local fishermen bring in! The menu is catered to the catch of the day, with chefs providing a variety of vibrant flavors to go along with it. The Brasserie also has an excellent selection of wines, making it a great night out.
Mizu Asian Bistro and Bar
This Japanese steakshow has a variety of Asian staples, like hibachi shows and all-you-can-eat ramen. It has an elegant, Asian-inspired interior that will make you feel like you’re transported to an entirely different world, especially during special events like street food night. All the while, you’ll be able to see the ocean nearby.
This restaurant is full of local Caribbean flavors, like jerk chicken skewers and conch fritters. You’ll find some delicious local dishes here that you can’t find anywhere else, making it a great spot by the Seven Mile Beach.
This BBQ joint in George Town is dubbed “Farm to Fire BBQ” due to its use of local ingredients. It specializes in slow-smoked meats and organic local vegetables. In fact, the vegetables are grown in a garden right next to the restaurant. It also has its own boats, Brasserie Catch I and II, that catch the fish it uses in its BBQ dishes.
The Falls Steakhouse
This steakhouse is known for its delicious steaks, of course. But it also has seafood, chicken, and even vegetarian dishes. Get a martini or beer on the side. This is a great steakhouse for anyone that wants a high-end experience.
Looking for a different flavor? Thai Orchid offers authentic Thai dishes that will satisfy eaters looking for something exotic and unique. Hearty, spicy soups and healthy stir fries are all on the table at Thai Orchid. It also has sushi, which makes sense seeing as it’s right by Seven Mile Beach.
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