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Top Choice Fusion in Sandy Ground

Veya

Hidden amid tropical gardens with a koi pond and waterfalls, this gastronomic outpost is one of Anguilla's top tables. The menu changes regularly, but might feature conch carpaccio, local lobster with mustard-passio…
Top Choice Bar in Sandy Ground

Johnno’s

No shirt and no shoes still gets you service at this funky wooden beach shack where Johnno's 'famous rum punch,' piña coladas, fresh-fruit daiquiris and classic cocktails are served amid photos of Miles Davis and ot…
Top Choice Fusion in Sandy Ground

Barrel Stay

Blackened snapper with crushed sweet potatoes, pan-seared pork in rum-and-raisin jus, lobster ravioli and oriental seaweed, maple-leaf-wrapped duck leg, and rich dark-chocolate tart with lime and chili sauce are amo…
Tapas in Sandy Ground

Meze

Situated below gourmet restaurant Veya, this globetrotting sister establishment has a Moroccan-themed tent strewn with cushions and low tables, and tapas inspired by the Caribbean (conch fritters with plantain chips…
Pub in Sandy Ground

Pumphouse

Facing the salt pond, this historic former salt plant – where salt was cleaned and packed for shipping – is now one of Anguilla’s liveliest venues. Bands, trivia quizzes, DJ nights, karaoke and drinks specials, incl…
Tapas in Sandy Ground

SandBar

Exquisite tapas treats at this chic beachside restaurant span the continents, from feta and watermelon microsalad, yellowfin tuna wantons and sticky baby back ribs with orange and tamarind glaze to pulled-pork slide…
International in Sandy Ground

Roy’s Bayside Grill

Six different burgers are served at this easygoing seaside shack, along with island-style dishes such as Creole mahi-mahi and lobster sautéed in garlic butter, but the standout is the prime Angus beef, which Roy gri…
Arts & Crafts in Sandy Ground

SeaSpray Boutique and Ice & Easy Smoothies

Ice-cream-colored shades of pink, yellow and blue adorn the facade of this charming shop, where artist Pamela Miller sells handmade jewelry, clothing, handicrafts, pottery and local art and prints from around the is…
Bakery in Sandy Ground

Geraud’s Patisserie

In a contemporary whitewashed building, Geraud's bakes delectable breads including crunchy baguettes, cakes such as carrot, choc-raspberry or lime cheesecake, and flaky croissants and pains au chocolat. There's a ha…
Caribbean in Sandy Ground

Tasty’s Restaurant

Chef Dale Carty puts an upscale spin on Caribbean classics amid a cheerful setting of shells and tropical paraphernalia. Standout dishes include coconut fish with spicy banana rum sauce, while grazers can put togeth…