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Hemingways Caribbean Cafe

) #3 of 80 Restaurants in St. John's $$ - $$$, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood
Lower St. Mary's Street, St. John's, Antigua
+1 268-462-2763
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good43%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (115 reviews)
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Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Lower St. Mary's Street, St. John's, Antigua
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The only bad thing was we were there when a cruse boat was in so Hemingways was very busy. Good for them they deserve the business. Its an interesting Caribbean eatery and well worth trying if you can manage the stairs..

Thank bobbymWirral
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hemingways is located just outside the duty free shopping zone where the cruise ships dock. It is up a flight of stairs, so access is limited to those that can climb the steps. From our table on the porch we were able to watch life...More

Thank 4gentexn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it was okay..i got a blt, and the hubby got a sandwich also..nice location ..its upstairs so u do have to walk up some steps,the waitress was friendly, and the manager was super nice..a little on the expensive side..for 2sandwiches, fries and 2 teas it...More

Thank Carla K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hemingways is a FAB "IN TOWN" upstairs fun restaurant! Great in between duty free shopping. Family owned !

1  Thank gilkesm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staying on the island we naturally had a day in St. John's and dropped in for lunch. The food was good enough and the service was very good, however, the price was at odds with the meal and experience. An overpriced lunch would be my...More

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a beer on the balcony watching the world go by. Perfect to see the local life going on. Menu looked interesting

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is a moderate selection of food to choose from but all within my party loved their choices. Would recommend! Great staff!

1  Thank Catherine B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a delightful lunch at Hemingways in St. John's in Antigua on April Fools Day, a Saturday in 2017. The restaurant's very near the docks. It's on the second floor; it was a challenge to find the entrance to the staircase. It's right under the...More

1  Thank Robert J S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a local, I enjoyed my anniversary night, April 5, 2017. I had the coconut shrimp with the mashed plantains, it was delicious. Staff showed great hospitality which was very impressive. I am in the industry, so I know what to look for. Awesome restaurant,...More

1  Thank maydre2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I visited this restaurant for a quick lunch and truly enjoyed sitting on the upper balcony, drinking cocktails, and people watching. The staff was responsive and quick to please. I ordered the fish sandwich and it was yummy! Recommend!

1  Thank Amanda C
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Robin W
Are you handicap assessable ?
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
How Far are you from the Cruise Ships?
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
Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
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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