Cayman Islands Restaurants



Vivine's Kitchen

Vivine's Kitchen Review

Cars practically block the road at this unprepossessing hot spot for classic Caymanian food. You're literally eating in Vivine and Ray Watler's home; the prime seating is in the waterfront courtyard, where you will be serenaded by rustling sea grape leaves, crashing surf, and screeching gulls dive-bombing for their lunch. Daily changing menu items, all sourced locally to guarantee freshness, are scrawled on a blackboard: perhaps stewed turtle, curried goat, barbecued chicken, and snapper made to order, with cassava and sweet-potato cake sides. Burgers, dogs, and chicken-and-chips make a concession to more timid taste buds. Alcohol isn't served, but fresh tamarind, mango, and sorrel juices pack a flavorful punch. Vivine's generally closes early (and occasionally on Monday night), but stays open if there's demand—and any food left.

    Contact Information

  • Address: Austin Dr., Gun Bay, East End, Grand Cayman KY1-1801
  • Phone: 345/947–7435
  • Location: Grand Cayman

    Restaurant Details

  • No credit cards.
Updated: 03-10-2014

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