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Hemingways Caribbean Cafe

Lower St. Mary's Street, St. John's, Antigua
+1 268-462-2763
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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9:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll 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

Seating is upstairs around a veranda, so you get to watch life on the street below. Service with a smile, very pleasant staff. Great knowledge of allergies (I’m coeliac and dairy intolerant and this was no problem) Would recommend a visit Slightly on the expensive...More

1  Thank 1234lizb
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First visit having walked past a few times over the years and chosen elsewhere to eat but decided to give this a go for brunch I had the local breakfast which was great Salt fish(like a spiced fish stew)and plantain Chop chop I imagine was...More

Thank Nockle1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice restaurant in St. John's but the food was just not worth the wait or the money. We ordered Lobster but it was dry and tasteless and very very expensive. In general all the food we ordered wasn't good quality. Poor experience, Won't be going...More

Thank ValeEAntoP
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed great Caribbean food and wonderful service. Was pricey but worth the money. Make sure you get table out on the veranda overlooking the street and the bay. Try the Hemingway special drink

Thank cruisenut60
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Kerava, Finland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to town for some local food and by accident wandered in. They had very good selection of dishes, including locally caught fish and lobster. Dishes were good size and delicious. Desserts were homemade, very nice too! Staff were super friendly and helpful and...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely stop at Hemingway's in St. John's. The rum punch is strong and full of spice, service friendly and the scene is quite lively. I think the best part is the owner Catherine who helped us map out our road trip to...More

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On our first afternoon in Antigua we stopped in for a very late lunch. I had the seafood chowder which was tasty, came with some locally baked bread. Hubby had a burger, nothing exceptional about it, just a solid burger and fries option. We also...More

Thank Jade J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Antigua as a stop on a cruise. Went to Hemingways for lunch and it was excellent! Had the lobster sandwich...yummy! Besides the food being good, the staff and manager were great!

1  Thank cfitz52
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stopped in for a late lunch who.e visiting Antigua last month. We were looking for vegetarian food and the wait staff recommended a vegetable dish which was absolutely delicious. Also found the manager very attentive...she came and personally let us know...More

Thank Sonia P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A Great Place to have lunch in Antigua. We were on a cruise ship and got off on island of Antigua to shop. Decided we needed some kind of lunch…didn’t want to go back to the ship. A local resident suggested we go over two...More

1  Thank Nancee H
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Questions & Answers
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, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine
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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