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Hemingways Caribbean Cafe

Lower St. Mary's Street, St. John's, Antigua
+1 268-462-2763
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (140 reviews)
“conch fritters” (43 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Lower St. Mary's Street, St. John's, Antigua
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Went for lunch at Hemingways with my mum. I ordered a burger and my mum ordered the fish of the day. Both dishes were lovely. Also had a couple of cocktails which were well made as I do love a good Mojito. The cafe is...More

Thank Diahann L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hemingway’s Caribbean Cafe is located within walking distance of the cruise port for anyone looking for a nice location for lunch. There is indoor seating and also balcony seating which offers a good view tropical breezes and a nice atmosphere. The service was great and...More

Thank bg46tn
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped her for lunch one afternoon. Tables on the balcony under shade and with a nice breeze. Had a nice salad and a glass of wine. Good service and comfortable.

Thank FizzChick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Small restaurant, but very clean and a wonderful hostess. After walking around St. John's it was nice to sit above and catch a nice breeze

Thank pwraith
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice to sit on the balcony, sipping a rum punch or island breeze cocktail. Food was very good to - service efficient and friendly. Tasty food served quickly. We visited twice when there were no cruiseships in town 👍 Atmoshere is nice in a traditional...More

Thank Martina2201
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Indoor and outdoor seating. Enjoyed the red snapper, manager offered additional fish since size was small that day. Though I thought the portions were good. One of our dining party had the shrimp roti, which they said was excellent. Another had a fish sandwich which...More

Thank nikkibsmom
helperMoon, Owner at Hemingways Caribbean Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Pleased to hear you enjoyed your Lunch experience at Hemingways. Thank you for sharing your thoughts to the public.

Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

This was our first visit to Antigua , & Hemingways. We had read the reviews on TripAdvisor while planning our trip, & decided that we needed to visit Hemingways. We managed to get the corner table on the veranda so we had a great view...More

Thank Richard O
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

This is mainstay in the city that has been around for a very longtime. Food is local with a flair....

Thank Wahdadli
Reviewed 11 May 2018

Popped in for a cooling drink on a warm sunny day and ended up staying for lunch on the terrace. I had a Jerk Chicken Wrap and my husband a lobster sandwich - both were delicious and were served up with plenty of filling. Washrooms...More

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

We have been coming to Antigua for the past 10 years, and it has become a tradition to visit Hemingways for breakfast each time. The food is great and so is the staff. If you get the chance, talk to the owner, Anna. She's informative...More

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Questions & Answers
Kedian D
13 June 2018|
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Response from CocoBaileys | Reviewed this property |
check their menu but they are quite accommodating when it comes to good adjustments, just send them a message on Instagram or Facebook
Robin W
18 December 2016|
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Response from janetthomas | Reviewed this property |
Far from it! There's a set of very steep, long wooden steps which lead to the restaurant off the road. Very tricky.
Robin W
24 November 2016|
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Response from KimmyL_13 | Reviewed this property |
Good Evening, If you're coming off the cruise ships, just keep walking straight as you're entering Heritage Quay, which is the Duty-Free outdoor mall, and keep walking till you're leaving the Duty-Free mall. It's... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lower St. Mary's Street, St. John's, Antigua
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Antigua and Barbuda  >  Antigua  >  Saint John Parish  >  St. John's
  • Phone Number: +1 268-462-2763
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