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Seafood in Bodden Town

Grape Tree Cafe

Right on Bodden Town beach, this simple thatch-roof shack is the hottest spot in town during its weekend fish fry. Besides the fresh fish, there's conch fritters and fried plantains, not to mention fresh tropical fr…
International in Bodden Town

White House

Here's a fabulous seaside mansion that has been converted into a classy fine-dining venue. Get fancy in the chandelier-decked dining hall, or enjoy the sea breeze on the long, shaded dock. Either way, the food is ex…
Historic Building in Bodden Town

Pedro St James

The island's oldest building, this Caribbean great house was built in 1780 by one of Cayman's founding families (with slaves doing the heavy lifting). Over the years, the house served as jailhouse, courthouse and pa…
Caribbean in Bodden Town

Chester’s

The aromas of barbecue will lure you into this simple roadside house, just east of Bodden Town center. Take your pick from pan-fried seafood and tasty jerk chicken and pork. The menu is scrawled on a white board; se…
Historic Building in Bodden Town

Mission House

Two blocks west of Bodden Town’s compact center is one of the island’s oldest buildings, originally built in the 1800s. Destroyed by Hurricane Ivan, the traditional Caymanian home was completely rebuilt in 2004. Dis…