Of all of Anguilla’s most unexpected qualities, perhaps the most surprising is the quality and diversity of the island’s restaurant scene. From the types of cuisines that you’ll find to the price ranges that they’re served at. These restaurants in Anguilla provide an epicurean delight for just about every kind of foodie. Use our guide below to find the best restaurants in Anguilla!
Day 1: Cheap Eats on the Beach
Located directly on the sand, beach shacks are a popular staple on Anguilla. Of all of the beach shacks the island has to offer, none is perhaps more famous than Blanchard’s Beach Shack, the informal and inexpensive accompaniment to the formal Blanchard’s Restaurant. Look for Blanchard’s Beach Shack in Meads Bay for lunch and try the mahi-mahi BLT.
Day 2: Anguillan Barbecue
Anguilla is home to a number of Caribbean barbecue institutions, from Ken’s BBQ in the Valley and B&D’s BBQ (inexpensive but only open on the weekends) to Garvey’s BBQ, Nat’s Palm Grove, and Joan and Cyril’s BBQ Pit. This place is definitelyone of the best restaurants in Anguilla!
Day 3: Global Cuisine
Start your day off with delicate French pastries, croissants, and breads at Le Bon Pain or Geraud’s Patisserie, then head over to Jacala for authentic, upscale French cuisine with a breathtaking view of Meads Bay. Try the Moroccan inspired dishes at Veya and Meze, such as shrimp cigars, as well as the Italian cuisine at Dolce Vita or Trattoria Tramonto, the Mexican tacos at Picante, and the sushi and teppanyaki at Tokyo Bay.
Day 4: Fresh Seafood
Another one of the best restaurants in Anguilla are seafood places! You’ll find just about every iteration of fresh seafood on Anguilla, from grilled lobster served fresh on Scilly Cay or Sandy Island (a premium treat) and grilled crayfish at E’s Oven to coconut crusted fish at Tasty’s, blackened fish sandwiches at The Place, tuna carpaccio at Jacala, oysters on the half shell at Tokyo Bay, lobster spring rolls at da’Vida, and fried whole snapper at Johno’s Beach Stop.
Day 5: A Fancy Night Out
Anguilla has many 5 star formal dining options, so feel free to treat yourself! Cap Juluca’s is particularly romantic, while Blanchard’s, Da’Vida, and Straw Hat are also delectable fine dining choices for diners of all ages.
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