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Top Choice Fusion in City of Hamilton

Tribe Road Kitchen

'Unattended children will be given espresso and a free kitten' warns the sign inside. Chef Karsten Krivenko's menu is equally playful, with Bodacious Burritos, globally inspired lunch bowls, Mother Clucker fried chi…
Top Choice Cocktail Bar in City of Hamilton


High ceilings, striking pieces of contemporary art, cube-like furniture and an innovative cocktail list are the distinguishing features of this popular meeting spot. You can fortify yourself with small plates of lam…
Top Choice Pub in City of Hamilton

Hog Penny

With low ceilings and dark wood furnishings, at first glance this is a quintessential British pub, only with local microbrews on tap, as well as several choice imported beers and some of the best dark 'n' stormies o…
Top Choice Club in City of Hamilton

Cafe Cairo

One of Hamilton's most buzzing places after hours, Cafe Cairo may be deliberately kitsch (the Egyptian decor is unconvincing), but the Middle Eastern food here is great, and DJs that take over after 10pm keep the cr…
Top Choice Live Music in City of Hamilton


Hamilton's beloved local institution where musicians, poets, rappers and dancers took to the stage suffered enormous fire damage in July 2016. There's a fundraising move to rebuild it, but it may take some time.
Gallery in City of Hamilton

Bermuda National Gallery

Upstairs inside the City Hall, Bermuda's premier art gallery stages regularly changing exhibitions by contemporary Bermudian artists. Paintings, installations, photography and other media are well-represented in the…
Barbecue in City of Hamilton

Smokin' Barrel

The carnivorously inclined line up at this Texas-flavored, bright-red lunch truck on Hamilton's waterfront at lunchtimes. Peckish? Go for a brisket or pulled-pork BBQ sandwich. Ravenous? Then nothing else will do bu…
Italian in City of Hamilton

La Trattoria

Its exposed-brick-and-terracotta interior creating a typical trattoria ambience in a pedestrian passageway, one of Hamilton's best-loved Italian restaurants is equally popular with visiting families (kids' menu, cra…
Jamaican in City of Hamilton

Jamaican Grill

In the northern reaches of Hamilton, this family-run Jamaican joint cooks up curry goat, oxtail stew, ackee and saltfish, brown stew fish and other favorites. On Fridays and Saturdays it fires up the oil drums outsi…
Bar in City of Hamilton

Pickled Onion

It's hard to pin down the Pickled Onion. There's the somewhat pub-like ambience (only with funky contemporary art), but the drinks lean towards a solid global wine list and cocktails dreamed up by its bartenders (Am…