Restaurants

Top Choice Barbecue in Playa & Marianao

La Fontana

La Fontana, encased in a hard-to-find but beautiful house in Playa, is one of the best restaurants in Havana, a position it has enjoyed pretty much since its inception in 1995 (back in Cuba's culinary Stone Age). Th…
Top Choice Barbecue in North Sound

Hog Heaven

Off-the-beaten-path Hog Heaven is located way up on a hill that unfurls spectacular views. Tender, tangy, ginger-touched barbecue ribs are the house specialty, and the crunchy fried chicken, potato salad and conch c…
Top Choice Barbecue in Grand Case

Lolos

Smoke billows from these Creole lolos (barbecue shacks), which cluster around wooden picnic tables. Of the six individual establishments sizzling up succulent ribs, cod fritters, grilled fish, chicken and stuffed cr…
Top Choice Barbecue in The Valley

Ken's BBQ

Across from the Valley's open-air marketplace, Ken's is by far the most popular of a row of smoky street-side barbecues. Most regulars swing by for the delectable grilled pork chops served with limes and johnnycakes…
Top Choice Barbecue in Meads Bay

B&D's

An Anguilla institution, this family-run roadside barbecue dishes up finger-lickin' platters of chicken, ribs, fish and lobster accompanied by sides such as rice, pasta salad, fries or coleslaw to a cult following o…
Top Choice Creole in Cap-Haïtien

Lakay

One of the busiest restaurants in Cap-Haïtien, and it’s not hard to see why. There are tables facing the seafront where you can enjoy a drink, otherwise step inside to eat under bamboo thatch and load up on generous…
Top Choice Barbecue in Vieques

Horta's BBQ

A roadside stand turned hopping open-air eatery, Horta's BBQ serves up some of the best ribs on the island. Orders come from quarter to full rack, always fall-off-the-bone tender and covered in traditional or guava …
Top Choice Creole in Port Elizabeth

L’Auberge des Grenadines

At the north end of Port Elizabeth, this simple two-story house has a wide patio and veranda with ideal harbor views. Classic top-end island preparations combine Creole spice with French flair. Few diners seem to re…
Top Choice Creole in Castries

Pink Plantation House

This art gallery housed in a splendid colonial mansion sitting on a lush property doubles as a fantastic restaurant. The views from the veranda are to die for. The Sunday brunch buffet, at EC$65, is unmissable. Wond…
Top Choice Creole in St-Pierre

Le Fromager

What's not to love at this superb value lunchtime-only place, with its incredible sea views from the mountainside overlooking St-Pierre? The welcome is warm and the Creole cooking in the kitchen is both wonderful an…