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Vivine's Kitchen

Austin Drive, East End, Grand Cayman
+1 345-947-7435
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“plantains” (46 reviews)
“oxtail” (33 reviews)
“fried fish” (26 reviews)
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Caribbean, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Austin Drive, East End, Grand Cayman
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Im not sure about the food, we couldn't stay. There were way too many mosquito's!!! The view was pretty and it is very quaint and local. I would give it another try if the bugs weren't so bad.

Thank Kathryn M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped by here on our way back from the North Side of the island. You place your order from the top of the stairs, inside where the "dutch door" looks into the kitchen. We got the jerk chicken platter with beans and rice, potato salad,...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Try the cayman style stew beef. Serving side is big and good Made fresh literally in back of someone's kitchen with a nice view of Ocean

Thank Ryan Y
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Really liked Vivine's Kitchen, husband has jerk chicken and I had the fried fish. It was so good food for the value. Along with good food the view was great too, overlooks the reef.

Thank Andrea H
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Very local spot (recommended by a police officer) The restaurant is actually the owner's house. Very good authentic Caribbean food.

Thank gsberry
Reviewed 3 September 2017

This is a small local place the menue is limited but the food is pretty good and cheap. The service was good 2 older ladies live there and run it so its like home cooked with a smile nice people we would go back for...More

Thank 725vinnym
Reviewed 27 August 2017

The chicken was great and it is truly straight from Vivien's kitchen. This is local food at its best.

Thank kkoons
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Like a few other spots on Grand Cayman, Vivine's is a place we make sure to eat at multiple times during our trips. Since 1994, never a bad meal and the curry goat (usually on Friday's I think) is beyond outstanding! Caribbean style food at...More

Thank zeedeegood
Reviewed 17 August 2017

My wife and I really enjoyed the food here. She got the fish and i ordered the jerk chicken both were amazing

Thank joshuak889
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Miss Vivine was a wonderful host and her cooking was first rate! The courtyard is lovely and has hammocks for relaxing.

Thank danette55
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1 August 2017|
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Response from Babu2773 | Reviewed this property |
It's BYOB. They have terrific homemade juices though!
30 July 2017|
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Response from Jackie E | Reviewed this property |
as far as i can remember yes everyday
12 July 2017|
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Response from Jackie E | Reviewed this property |
They are open every day except Sunday I think it is They are about a 45 min drive each way from the Cruise ship. Lovely local food or you can take a Food tour that will help you too
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Austin Drive, East End, Grand Cayman
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cayman Islands  >  Grand Cayman  >  East End
  • Phone Number: +1 345-947-7435
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