February, the month of romance is here. You already know that the Caribbean with its pristine beaches, perfect weather and friendly locals is the romantic spot for you. But now, here are some incredibly romantic dining options to add to your list of reasons to visit!
Did you know that the Essential Detail Caribbean boutique hotels have incredible spots for you to dine? With the white sandy beaches, relaxing blue seas and clear skies the stage is already set for your perfect romantic evening. Here are five romantic spots dotted throughout the Caribbean for you to enjoy.
Bongo’s Restaurant and Dining Terrace at Sandy Haven, Jamaica
The name Bongo’s Restaurant and Dining Terrace might not shout romantic, but guests state it is: ‘perfect for a romantic escape.’ The restaurant has a stunning beach backdrop while the restaurant works tirelessly to create dining that is artistic, beautiful and flavoursome.
Whether you are there with the whole family or just your special someone, there is something on the menu for everyone. Casual outdoor eating, intimate indoor dining or the weekly cocktail party provide the perfect setting for whatever your romantic escape might be.
Private Almond Decking at East Winds, Saint Lucia
East Winds is famous for its beautiful setting and incredible standard of food. With a different four course gourmet meal served every night of the week and a large carefully curated wine collection, you will always get a truly special meal.
However, on top of this exceptional quality given daily, East Winds gives you even more. For special events such as anniversary’s, engagements and birthdays the almond decking gazebo is specially decorated by the head gardener and you can even have an input into the menu, designing every detail perfectly for your special occasion. With your own dedicated waiter and wine waiter for the night, at no extra charge, it will be an occasion like no other.
Jack's Bar, Princess Margaret Beach, Port Elizabeth
A romantic meal doesn’t have to be a posh one. If you would like a casual beachfront setting, where you can take in the sun, sea, salt and fresh air then Jack’s Bar is the one for you. It is set directly on the pristine Princess Margaret Beach with nothing to take away from your incredible island experience, and only delicious food to be enjoyed.
Particularly famous for their Jack’s fried chicken and tempura okra, and with fresh seafood caught daily right on your doorstep there really is something for every palate. Not forgetting the range of drinks on the menu. You can enjoy signature cocktails and a range of beer, wines and spirits. In fact, you might find you spend your whole afternoon enjoying the beach from Jack’s Bar!
The Fish Pot Restaurant at Little Good Harbour, Barbados
The Fish Pot restaurant at Little Good Harbour is so good it is recommended as a reason, in itself, to visit Barbados! The restaurant is in a unique, beautifully restored 18thcentury fort that offers gorgeous panoramic views over the Caribbean Sea.
With a chef that always opts for the freshest ingredients and local seasonings, the menu is a delightful take on both Caribbean and international dishes. Famous for its mouth-watering lobster ravioli, pan-fried mahi-mahi and sea-bass, you can’t get better seafood in Barbados. If you want a restaurant with a unique setting and gourmet food for a romantic meal, you can’t get better than this.
The Atlantis Hotel, Barbados
The Atlantis Historic Inn is a romantic and unique boutique hotel with only nine bedrooms and a world-renowned restaurant. This restaurant is the perfect setting for a romantic evening, with views over the Atlantic Ocean and authentic West Indian cuisine.
The restaurant also offers special unique packages for functions, so if you would like to use it for a special Valentine’s meal, surprise engagement, anniversary celebration or even birthday, the team will create the perfect setting for you.
With deserts to die for and a broad selection ranging from chocolate voodoo cake and coconut cream pie to vegan banana bread there truly is a sweet temptation on the menu for everyone.
What romantic means to everyone is unique and different and that is why each restaurant we have suggested provides a uniquely aesthetic setting, a distinct environment and of course an exceptional menu. These Caribbean restaurants offer you a range of casual beach-front options to privately hosted special dinners. They truly are the perfect romantic spots for every couple this February!