Top ChoiceFrench Caribbean in Anse de Grande Saline

Le Grain de Sel

After a swim on divine Saline beach, drag your sandy feet to this equally stunning restaurant built into the rocky hill behind desert shrubs. The menu elevates native cuisine to gourmet status with cod-stuffed...

Top ChoiceIce Cream in Gustavia

Le Petit Deauville

The sublime, all-natural, fruit-based sorbets (such as pineapple, mango, guava and passion fruit) and rich, creamy ice creams (including roast chestnut, pistachio, chocolate and crème brûlée) handmade at this...

Top ChoiceInternational in St-Barthélemy

Le Toiny Beach Club

Exuding boho-chic flair and an ultrarelaxed vibe, this addition to storied Hôtel Le Toiny is genius. Hop aboard a Jeep for the quick ride down to the beach for a leisurely feet-in-sand lunch between palm trees,...

Top ChoiceLatin American in Gustavia

Bonito

One of St-Barth's most buzzed-about restaurants, Bonito cooks up a tantalizing blend of seafood-centric Latin American and French cuisine. A culinary journey might start with lobster ceviche, fold in grilled-beef...

Top ChoiceFrench in Anse de Grande Saline

Le Tamarin

Getting our vote for St-Barth's most romantic restaurant, Le Tamarin is an enchanted garden retreat that lulls you into a sense of luxurious calm. Sitting on the terrace below the namesake 200-year-old tamarind...

Top ChoiceBakery in Lorient

La Petite Colombe

To kick off your day with scrumptious croissants or pains au chocolat, make a beeline to this breezy bakery that also does mouthwatering pastries, homemade ice cream and coffee to go. Its generously stuffed...

Deli in St-Jean

Maya's To Go

A casual cousin of famous fine-dining restaurant Maya’s, this sleek deli in the mall opposite the airport is handy for picking up gourmet beach-picnic supplies: savory quiches, fat sandwiches, salads and...

International in St-Barthélemy

Le Toiny

At the tony Le Toiny, based at the far-flung namesake hotel, exquisite culinary compositions get serious competition from the sumptuous setting. Savor grilled wahoo or red-snapper tartare amid petrified wood,...

Seafood in Flamands

La Langouste

A Flamands icon, La Langouste is famous for its live tank filled with crustaceans, which are grilled and served with a trio of sauces – a feast best enjoyed at a white tablecloth–covered table on the veranda...

French in St-Barthélemy

Santa Fe

Hypnotic views of the forested hillside and deep blue ocean unfold from the dining room and terrace of this restaurant perched high on craggy Morne Lurin (192m), just before the mountain tumbles into beautiful...

International in St-Barthélemy

Maya's

The quintessential St-Barth experience since 1984, Maya's shabby-chic waterfront restaurant is a celebrity magnet. The kitchen creates a small but daily changing, market-inspired menu that might include...

Deli in St-Jean

Kiki-é Mo

In the heart of St-Jean, this laid-back deli uses market-fresh ingredients in its French and American breakfasts, outstanding sandwiches (on baguettes, ciabatta, focaccia or multigrain toast) and vitamin-packed...

Italian in Gustavia

L'Isoletta

The casual sibling of fine-dining establishment L'Isola has a chic terrace with outsized wooden furniture strewn with cushions. Pizzas (by the half-meter or meter, served on wooden planks) are the mainstay, along...

Caribbean in Flamands

Chez Rolande

Don't be fooled by the mix-and-match garden furniture strewn below two flamboyant trees: in her citrus-yellow cottage with azure trim and red roof, the affable Rolande whips up some of the island's best...

Thai in Gustavia

Black Ginger Thai to Go

Painted in bold jet black and carmine red, this sleek hole-in-the-wall slings delicious Thai dishes that can be heated up on-site for a portside picnic or bought cold for reheating in your apartment or villa...

Burgers in Lorient

JoJo Burger

Huge burgers at this open-sided shack next to the eponymous supermarket range from the 'old school' (beef, bacon, cheddar and mustard) to the 'Tex-Mex' (steak, avocado, beans and cheese) to the 'JoJo' (steak,...

Fusion in Gustavia

Eddy's Ghetto

Tucked behind a timber gate (look for the iguana motif on the stone pavement out front), this ironically named hideaway filled with tropical plants and wooden furniture is a perennial local favorite. The menu...

Italian in Gustavia

L'Isola

So authentically Italian, you half expect to espy the Coliseum around the corner. This elegant restaurant will put tongue and tummy into a state of contentment from the antipasti to the dolci (dessert) courses....

International in St-Jean

Zion St-Barth

This gorgeous new spot juxtaposes tropical laissez-faire with urban sophistication both in its looks and on the plate. Dishes pair local choice meats and fish with a potpourri of international ingredients like...

Thai in Gustavia

Black Ginger

Filled with glossy timber furniture and lush plants and lit by oversized lamps, this split-level space is a seductive spot for spicy Thai flavors. Menu standouts include mahi-mahi with black pepper, roasted Thai...