Turks and Caicos Restaurant Guide
By Hannah Barnard on 23rd February, 2024
The Turks and Caicos Islands are famous for their #1 beaches and crystal clear waters, but also on offer is a world-class culinary scene. The chefs and owners of the restaurants hail from around the world; in TCI you will discover delicacies ranging from octopus salad from Europe to pad thai noodles from Asia! But only the trip would be complete with trying the local Caribbean food ranging from conch fritters to cracked conch and of course the best fish tacos in the world. Dining in Providenciales is a casual affair, with most restaurants putting aside dress codes and focusing more on food and ambiance and a family-friendly environment. Most resorts have their own restaurants but please feel free to get adventurous and venture out to discover the best of what Turks and Caicos has to offer.
Read on to discover the best restaurants in Turks and Caicos!
Sibonné Hotel, Grace Bay | (649) 946-5396
In this Turks and Caicos restaurant, there is a chance for guests to try world-class barefoot dining by the oceanside. Top island chef Clive Whent serves eclectic cuisine in the casual beachfront setting you would expect from the Caribbean. From savory conch wontons to melt-in-your-mouth local lobster, Bay Bistro has created “Great Food Without An Attitude!” Dine-in their open-air (undercover) dining area, with their new outdoor seating, and patio under the stars or with your feet in the white sand of Grace Bay. You can walk to them on the beach from most hotels. Breakfast, casual lunch, and dinner 7 days a week (7am to 10pm) and Sat/ Sun brunch. They also cater for weddings, events, and parties.
Bella Luna Ristorante
Grace Bay |Restaurant (649) 946-5214 | Pizzeria (649) 941-5128
Bella Luna’s culinary philosophy is that dining should focus on delicious food in a unique setting with family, good friends, and great, affordable wine. Bella Luna, known as ‘The Glass House,’ is a long-time island landmark offering both indoor and outdoor dining. The menu items offer regional Italian food with Caribbean flavors. Feast on the Trio Veneziano, which combines succulent seasonal Turks and Caicos lobster with fresh shrimp and fresh seafood dishes, grilled to perfection. Bella Luna’s temperature-controlled wine cellar ensures that every bottle on their extensive wine list is in peak condition. Sample Brunello or Barolo or experience Tignanello, a very complex, stylish, and sophisticated red wine. A wealth of gustatory pleasure awaits you at Bella Luna. Also, try their artisan pizzeria in the garden.
Five Cays, Providenciales | (649) 941-3863
Located next to Sunny’s Fish Plant in Five Cays, Providenciales. You can always count on your seafood to be fresh at Bugaloo’s. As one of their happy patrons commented, “Super fresh!” Come by and visit this beachside seafood restaurant in Five Cays. They look forward to creating a memorable dining experience for you. Bugaloo’s was awarded 2014 Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor®.
The Restaurants of Sailrock Resort
Sailrock Resort, South Caicos | +1 (649) 946-3777
The culinary team at Sailrock Resort fashions an authentic taste of Caribbean-inspired dishes for guests of this luxury destination. Featuring locally caught seafood and seasonal produce as well as regionally inspired cocktails, the culinary team continuously pushes boundaries for menu creation all aimed at creating approachable dishes with Caribbean flair. Great House Restaurant + Bar offers an upscale dining experience with stunning 360-degree views of the Atlantic Ocean and Caicos Bank from the covered dining veranda. And for a more casual dining option, The Cove Restaurant + Beach Bar provides the perfect beachside setting on the Caicos Bank. Both restaurants also feature newly introduced wellness options on all menus. To experience the best of out-island culinary indulgence, call Sailrock Resort or book online via OpenTable.com.
Le Comptoir Francais
Regent Village, Grace Bay | (649) 946-5299
Le Comptoir Francais formerly known as Julien’s Wine and Deli has been serving customers for over 10 years in Providenciales. Known for their delicious sandwiches on their homemade bread, it also boasts an extensive wine shop and an impressive lunch board consisting of salads, croissants, and their daily specials. Their European concept allows you to drink wine by the bottle at their location or feel free to take a case home with you. Be sure to pick up their gourmet olive oils, hot sauces, pasta, and chocolates!
Regent Street, Grace Bay | (649) 946 5234
Le Bouchon Du Village is consistently rated one of the top restaurants in Turks and Caicos, owned and operated by Julien Marziou and local legendary chef Pierrik Marziou of Caicos Cafe fame. Opening in 2012 it was an instant success and remains a favorite of tourists and locals. This authentic French restaurant in Turks and Caicos offers a variety of options such as escargot, foie gras, their famous steak au poivre, duck confit, and delicious local seafood such as lobster, fish, and conch all prepared with a French flair. Julien and his beautiful wife Michelle are there to greet you and welcome you to their amazing eatery. Reservations are highly recommended.
229 Grace Bay Road | 9649) 332-9492
Indulge in a culinary adventure of Mediterranean dishes such as an array of kabobs, fresh fish specials, traditional lamb entrees, and seafood creations. Catering to all types of food preferences from vegetarian to vegan, Aziza offers it all. Featuring an extensive cocktail menu as well as beers and wine created by their in-house mixologist.
El Catador Tapas Bar
Regent Street, Grace Bay | (649) 946-1006
El Catador bar and tapas restaurant produce incredible food inspired from across the Mediterranean in the heart of Regent Village in Grace Bay. They proudly serve a diverse menu catering to vegans, vegetarians as well as all other palates. Serving the freshest of ingredients, this restaurant is a sister restaurant to the famous Le Bouchon. Reservations are recommended so come try their daily specials and their ambient lounge atmosphere.
Magnolia Restaurant & Wine Bar
Miramar Resort, Turtle Cove | (649) 941-5108
This hilltop establishment offers terraced fine dining with undeniably the best views of the north shore overlooking Turtle Cove Marina. The Wine Bar is a popular gathering spot for locals and visitors and the island’s favorite bartender Viola will make you feel right at home. Chef Carmen Norocea creates expertly prepared dishes with an emphasis on fresh local ingredients in a variety of international dishes. Indoor dining is available during inclement weather and reservations are strongly recommended.
Omar’s Beach Hut
Five Cays, Provo | (649) 231 6691
Omar’s Beach Hut is a family-owned business. Opened on the 12th of April 2019, this restaurant offers some of the tastiest local Caribbean cuisine. Located in the beautiful Five Cays, on the South Shore, with beachside dining, you can dip your toes in the sand, enjoy the tropical views, the atmosphere and even be able to watch local fishermen bring in their catches for the day while waiting for your food, cooked by their excellent chefs, to arrive.
Omar’s Beach Hut won’t break your wallet as the restaurant dishes and drinks are all reasonably priced and can accommodate large groups as well as romantic couples. Private events, catering and private cheffing are all available upon inquiry. So do yourself a favor and stop in at Provo’s hottest new restaurant and treat yourself to a chill afternoon or evening listening to reggae music and making awesome memories.
Parallel23 / 72°West
The Palms, Grace Bay | (649) 946-8666
Parallel23 takes Caribbean fusion to the next level, infused with Asian and American influences by Executive Chef Lauren Callighen, putting Parallel23 on the ‘must-do’ list in Provo. The freshest local ingredients are complemented by a carefully curated wine list, which earned a 2016 Award of Excellence from Wine Spectator. A stunning indoor-outdoor ambiance makes the entire experience even more exceptional. If you are in a more casual mood, do not miss the lighter, family-friendly Caribbean-inspired menu at the beachside 72°West. Enjoy lunch, or curl up on a comfortable couch next to a firepit and delight in dinner under the stars.
Indigo and Zest
Wymara Turks & Caicos | (649) 232-4444
Wymara’s much anticipated eatery, Indigo, by award-winning Executive Chef Andrew Mirosch, opened to critical acclaim last year on Turks and Caicos Islands, holding rank as Grace Bay’s #1 Restaurant on TripAdvisor for the last two years. Reliant on the daily catches from the surrounding waters, Indigo offers Caribbean-inspired cuisine with an emphasis on fresh, sustainable ingredients. With its sights set on becoming the best restaurant in the Caribbean, Indigo differentiates itself from the rest by offering classic flavors of the Caribbean, crafted with a twist from one of Australia’s best chefs.
Perfectly nestled steps from where the iconic sands of Grace Bay Beach meet the calming waters of the Caribbean, Zest invites guests to oceanfront dining and refreshing cocktails.
This casually chic barefoot destination makes the perfect place for light lunches, happy hour cocktails and picture perfect afternoon hangs. Sample a variety of fresh Caribbean specialties, such as spiced jerk snapper or conch salad, carefully curated by Chef Andrew Mirosch, while taking in calming ocean blues as far as the eye can see. This al fresco island hotspot is sure to become your favorite romantic spot on the beach.
The Restaurants of Grace Bay Club
Grace Bay | (649) 946-5050
All restaurants and bars at the elegant, sophisticated Grace Bay Club are located oceanfront. Infiniti Restaurant & Raw Bar, a three-time Wine Spectator award of excellence winner, is the premier oceanfront gourmet dining experience in Providenciales (visit OpenTable.com for reservations). The family-friendly Grill and Krave restaurants serve casual fare, as does the beachside pop-up bar and restaurant Just Tacos, which features a gourmet taco and rosé menu and toes-in-the-sand dining. The Infiniti Bar – one of the most distinct in Turks and Caicos – is the perfect place to catch the sunset, while the Pool Bar brings refreshment to daytime relaxation. Grace Bay Club restaurants and bars offer delicious options for every palate.
Turkberry Frozen Yogurt & Donut Bar
Saltmills Plaza | (649) 431-2233
There’s really only one good reason to leave the beach, and that is to enjoy Turkberry Frozen Yogurt & Donut Bar. This favourite island dessert haven serves up the best illy coffee and espressos, freshly made customizable donuts and of course, ever-refreshing frozen yogurt! At Turkberry, you’ll find delightful froyo flavors like salted caramel, mango and birthday cupcake, complimented by an impressive selection of yummy toppings. Conveniently located in the heart of Grace Bay, Turkberry welcomes you every day from 7am-11pm, even on holidays. Stay updated on Turkberry’s daily flavours and specials by following them on Instagram: @turkberry!
Seven Stars Resort, Grace Bay | (649) 333-7777
Every dinner at Seven is an exceptional culinary experience – a masterful blend of spices, island-grown ingredients, and exotic techniques. Choose from Seven’s fully air-conditioned restaurant and bar, or dine under the palms in a romantic starlit tropical garden. Reservations at Seven are available six nights a week. Open Monday to Saturday for dinner and drinks from 5:30pm to 11:00 pm. Reservations are available through OpenTable.
Hemingway’s on the Beach
The Sands Resort, Grace Bay | (649) 941-8408
Experience the best Grace Bay restaurant, opened for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, the recently renovated Hemingway’s offers beautiful views complemented by a menu full of choices in a casual setting. Begin with breakfast on the deck overlooking the sand dunes, and then, what better for lunch than a mango shrimp salad combined with a nice cool drink under the palms. The casual daytime atmosphere encourages sunbathers and beachcombers to stop in. Hemingway’s torches and candles create a romantic place to unwind and relax at dinner. The moderately priced menu specializes in a wide range of fresh fish, lobster, shrimp, Black Angus beef, and pasta. Hemingway’s also has a nicely priced wine menu. On Tuesdays, try their Caribbean dishes on the barbecue. There is live music most evenings and reservations can be made over the phone.
Seven Stars Resort, Grace Bay | (649) 333-7777
The Sustenance – known for outstanding service, a curated collection of international wines and an award-winning culinary program, Seven Stars Resort delivers fresh, flavorful and innovative dining experiences across its four restaurants. The elegant Seven offers satisfying gourmet meals that combine fresh-caught seafood and international flavors served by the restaurant’s charming staff, while The Tasting Room at Seven provides a memorable private dining experience. With Grace Bay Beach as its backdrop, The Deck is a perfect choice for casual, al fresco dining; with the new open air Farm on Grace Bay offering brunch and dinner menus featuring organic herbs and greens grown on-site.
With an unprecedented oceanfront view, island-inspired fare, and perfectly blended tropical drinks there’s no better spot to watch the sunset over world-famous Grace Bay Beach. Open every day for lunch, dinner, and drinks from 11am to 11pm. Reservations are available through OpenTable.
Paparazzi Brazilian Steak House | Sushi Bar
Lower Bight Road, The Bight Settlements | (649) 332.2810
Paparazzi Brazilian Steak House showcases the authentic flavors and cultural flair of Brazil. Following centuries-old traditions of cooking on an open fire, diners can experience incredible meals created by Head Chef Alex flown in from Sao Paulo Brazil. Guests may also experience the extensive traditional Sushi Menu. A multitude of options are listed on their menu that ensures all tastes are nourished. Choose from Paparazzi fine dining fully air-conditioned 2-floor restaurant or outdoor luscious tropical gardens. Open Monday to Sunday.
Potts of Gold Restaurant and Sports Bar
1 Old Airport Road, Providenciales | (649) 331-6070
Potts of Gold slot parlor now has a restaurant and sports bar in the downtown area. Formerly the shadow bar, this new sporting and dining experience offers a fantastic menu with a fusion of international cuisine with a Caribbean twist. Stone oven pizza and world-class signature cocktails such as rum punch will have you coming back for more, not to mention some of the largest HD screens on the island to watch all your favorite sporting events. With two full-service bars, ‘happy hour’ and drink specials, local draft beer, and friendly servers, this is the place to be!!!!
Dining by Design
The team at Dining by Design creates unique and memorable culinary experiences. No matter the meal or occasion, each daily menu is carefully crafted allowing you to step back and relax, or to be as involved in the planning as you wish. Dining by Design delights everyone; from those with adventurous palates and exotic tastes to those craving comforting flavors of home. Led by renowned Chef Thomas, the team relies on his 22 years of experience to bring exciting and delicious meals to your table, wherever you are in the Turks and Caicos Islands.
Ocean Club West Resort, Grace Bay Beach | (649) 333-3343
Solana! is redefining the meaning of the term a fine dining restaurant which truly does not mean frills and fancies, but instead, fine food cooked to individual preferences alongside world-class service that is friendly, yet efficient.
The bar and lounge at Solana! is the perfect place to enjoy delicious teppanyaki cuisine, fresh sushi, along with exciting Caribbean-inspired dishes. Soak in the relaxed groove on the swings at their Beach Bar “Swingerz” overlooking the ocean and enjoy a smooth cocktail from the cocktail list. Cool down. Chill out. Take in the vibrant, modern scene while the renowned chefs amaze you with their knife skills as they put on a one of a kind specialty cooking performance. Solana! and “Swingerz” Beach Bar offers you a fun and unique experience that you won’t soon forget.
The Shore Club, Long Bay Beach | (649) 339 8000
A first in Turks and Caicos, SUI-REN blends Japanese cuisine with Peruvian flair for inspired dining. Led by multiple-award-winning chef Martin Davies, most recently of the highly acclaimed Six Senses Resort in the Maldives, SUI-REN offers the finest, freshest seafood dishes along with organic produce and Wagyu beef in a menu that sparkles with brilliant flavors. Pair that with a finely curated wine list, creative cocktails and a stunning interior for a truly unforgettable experience. SUI-REN means ‘water lily’ in Japanese, a traditional symbol of beauty and enlightenment. In any language, it means sublime.
Castaways Conch Bar
Grace Bay Road | (649) 946-3669
Castaways Conch Bar & Island Grill is a much-loved tropical outdoor bar and grill walking distance from all Grace Bay resorts. Enjoy a refreshing cocktail at their world-famous boat bar or kick back under the palm trees for some of the freshest local fish conch, and Caribbean cuisine on the island. With live music every night of the week (in season) and laid-back tunes playing all day, an incredible happy hour and drink specials like the “Wilson Wobble” (keep the coconut!), you are sure to love the authentic island vibe that Castaways offers. Who knows where the tide will carry you but if you end up in the Turks and Caicos Islands, you can’t miss out on the “Castaways Experience” and be sure to say hello to Wilson.
The magic starts in the kitchen where their chefs use only the best seasonal catches and ingredients. You can always expect gourmet meals with an emphasis on taste and flavor.
The Shore Club, Long Bay Beach | (649) 339-8000
Almond Tree is the newest dining experience from the executive chef, Martin Davies. This new space is cool, relaxed, and comforting, serving creative comfort food with a Shore Club twist, plus wood-fired pizzas and paired with aged rum, whiskey, and rye cocktails. Get ready to try delicious food in Turks and Caicos when visiting the Almond Tree restaurant.
Crest & Berry
Venture House, (across from Salt Mills Plaza), Grace Bay | (649) 947-3396
Instagrammable experience in the heart of Grace Bay serving all natural acai bowls, smoothies, cold-pressed juices and hand crafted tartines. With a health-minded and customer experience focus, you’ll find that the offerings can be enjoyed by just about everyone in a warm welcoming space. Crest & Berry is the only Kosher Certified restaurant on the island; they use gluten free, nut free and vegan ingredients
and dairy free milks. If you’re looking for something fresh that will leave you feeling full but not guilty, then Crest & Berry is a must visit for breakfast, lunch or your mid-day snack.
Grab a photo for the Gram on the swing, people watch outside on the patio while you enjoy your treat or cool off inside and jump on the wifi to post your latest TCI travel pics! Open Mon – Sat 8 am – 4 pm; Sundays 8 am – 1 pm
Blue Mountain Road, Provo | (888) 969-8455
This intimate bar features the natural rock walls and creative design that make it a truly unique experience. The exclusive dining experience at Rock House is breathtaking as the views. Taking inspiration from the Mediterranean, expect gourmet pastas, tapas style plates, fine wines, hand crafted cocktails and magnum bottle service paired with exceptional handmade experiences by their knowledgeable staff. They look forward to welcoming you!
The Bight, Providenciales, Turks and Caicos | (649) 244-7361
Coco Vibes began its journey in 2014 with the goal of creating a unique island experience using a naturally delicious resource found right here in the Turks and Caicos and throughout the Caribbean — the sweet and hydrating coconut. Since then, they’ve provided thousands of coconuts — each one plucked and prepared by hand — for award winning hotels, countless birthday parties and weddings, and a variety of special events throughout the Turks and Caicos.
Grace Bay Market, 31 Allegro Rd. Provo, The blue shack (Next to Pork Shack, Hut #7) | (649) 244-0786
Deez Nutz found their home in Grace Bay Market, and they are glad to provide you with fresh delicious coconuts on a daily basis. You can come here and enjoy beers, coconuts and get a t-shirt. They are open from 11am-6pm daily. Come and have an island experience.
Ports of Call, Grace Bay | (649) 345-4671
For a vibrant night out in Turks and Caicos, look no further than Cielo, one of Provo’s hottest new venues! Enjoy delicious food and cocktails on their large breezy deck with a great sunset. Dance the night away on Fridays and Saturdays with local DJs and international guest DJs, or relax in the comfy lounge with a hookah. The fresh and funky interior has a South Beach Miami vibe perfect for your socials, and their friendly bar staff can’t wait to make you their famous spicy watermelon margarita! Conveniently located on the second floor in Ports of Call in the heart of Grace Bay. Open this season Wednesday to Sunday from 8 pm until late.
THE RITZ-CARLTON, TURKS & CAICOS
Grace Bay Rd, Grace Bay TKCA 1ZZ, | (649) 339-2222
Experience a world of delectable flavors at The Ritz-Carlton, Turks and Caicos. The resort’s restaurants promise an exclusive and memorable culinary journey that highlights global tastes and the island’s culinary gifts.
BLT Steak- BLT Steak redefines the modern American steakhouse, harmonizing classic bistro ambiance with a menu that features the finest steak cuts, fresh seafood and a weekly specials blackboard menu highlighting seasonal and local flavors. The bar serves expertly crafted cocktails and boasts an extensive wine selection. Indulge in alfresco dining at the beautiful terrace of BLT Steak.
Casa Nonna- Casa Nonna, meaning “grandmother’s house” in Italian, truly embodies its name with an open and inviting ambiance. Casa Nonna pays homage to authentic flavors, quality ingredients and homemade pasta. The menu caters to all preferences, offering both à la carte and family-style options, perfect for sharing in addition to an extensive wine list, handcrafted cocktails and live entertainment on the terrace, creating an enchanting atmosphere with the most spectacular view of Grace Bay Beach.
Blue Mountain Road, Provo | (888) 969-8455
This intimate bar features the natural rock walls and creative design that make it a truly unique experience. The exclusive dining experience at Rock House is breathtaking as are the views – taking inspirations from the Mediterranean with a selection of gourmet pastas, tapas style plates, fine wines, hand crafted cocktails and magnum bottle service paired with exceptional handmade experiences by our knowledgeable staff. They look forward to welcoming you!
BLUE WATER BISTRO
Wymara Turks & Caicos | (649) 232-4444
Experience the culinary wonders of celebrated chef Andrew Mirosch and delight in his signature refined cuisine with a Caribbean flair. Offering a casually-elegant beachfront experience, Blue Water Bistro is a creative dining concept featuring flavorful dishes and craft cocktails. Using the freshest ingredients from purveyors committed to sustainable fishing and farming, the bistro’s extraordinary ocean views only heighten the idyllic experience. Perfect for lunch or dinner, this al fresco island hotspot is sure to become your favorite on the beach.
Grace Bay Rd | +1 649-941-7780
Discover Turks and Caicos is thrilled to introduce you to the newest, hottest and greenest restaurant on Providenciales appropriately called The Farm on Grace Bay as the greens are grown on-site and used in their deliciously healthy and fresh dishes served in their breakfast, lunch and dinner menus. The first container farm arrived in May 2022 and from here onward the concept and design of The Farm
on Grace Bay grew into the open air restaurant you see today.
Breakfast features skillet breakfasts such as shakshuka (popular skillet dish originating out of North Africa) as well as a featured mushroom hash with poached egg. Lunch highlights salads with garden varieties of lettuce produced at The Farm as well as fresh ingredients from various local farmers in the islands. Be sure to try the pulled short beef rib sandwich as well as their signature fish sandwich! Dinner entrees consist of a variety of Asian and local inspired dishes such as chicken satay with fried rice and homemade kimchi topped with a fried egg, Mee goreng, local fish and grits sourced right here in Turks and Caicos.
We hope our guide has helped you find Turks and Caicos best restaurants! From a romantic Turks and Caicos dinner on the beach to freshly made pizzas – there’s something for everyone when dining in Provo.
Read more: The Ultimate Mini-guide to Exploring Other Islands in the Turks & Caicos