Best Bars in Grand Cayman

Best Bars in Cayman 2017
The bar scene in Grand Cayman has never been hotter! And it's not surprising with the large crop of innovative mixologist shakin' and stirin' up drinks on this tiny 20-mile-long Island. In fact, you can bar-hop every night of the week and never grow bored! Below Good Taste features some of the top bars on Grand Cayman-- some speicialise in rare cocktail mixes, while others offer hearty bar eats for the hungry. Luckily the few that plate up amazing BBQ spreads, also treat patrons to sparkling views across the Caribbean Sea.

Panoramic Ocean Views


Macabuca Oceanside Tiki Bar & Grill is situated in West Bay and offers panoramic ocean views. If you’re looking for affordable Caribbean and international style food and drinks with gorgeous views of the Caribbean Sea, then look no further. Don't miss their All You Can Eat BBQ and if you're curious about conch, try their conch platter. Nothing washes worries away better than a Macabuca Punch - with five rums how can you go wrong? The sunsets are also incredible!

PHONE: 945 5217 • Cracked Conch Restaurant
Features: All-You-Can-Eat BBQ & late happy hour on Mondays $17, Weekend jerk chicken specials, Daily happy hour 5pm-7pm, Food served till 10pm daily, Watch the webcam!

Sunsets & Salsa

Ports of Call

Cayman's Ports of Call Seaside Bar at The Wharf Restaurant is a longtime favourite among visitors and locals alike, where one can enjoy a drink and delicious tapas while watching the sun set over the Caribbean Sea. They have a daily happy hour with delicious cocktails such as Rhapsody on the Rocks, Ferrero Rocher and The Seven Mile Sunset. Ports of Call also hosts live music events throughout the week. Their Salsa Tuesday is extremely popular and don't miss the nightly Tarpon Feeding, every night at 7.30pm and 9pm, where fish weighing around 50lbs come by for their dinner!

PHONE: 949 2231 • The Wharf Restaurant
Features: Daily happy hour 5pm-7pm, Free salsa lessons on Tuesdays 9.30pm, Boogie Nights Party last Friday of every month from 9.30pm, Barefoot Man Band Saturdays 8pm-11pm

Lounge Vibe & Apothecary

Anchor & Den

At Anchor & Den, they were romanced by the concept of an Apothecary. Traditionally a place that sold elixirs and potions – they thought it would be the perfect inspiration for their beverage programme at the hotel. Born out of their love for herbs and spices, these magical ingredients are the foundation for all their handcrafted holistic cocktails and drinks. Their talented mixologists use homemade syrups, infused waters and dehydrated fruits to create their unique botanical blends. But besides their delicious concoctions, people are drawn to the intimate atmosphere of their bar. Surrounded by beautiful and modern décor, it also exudes a casual and welcoming vibe.

PHONE: 945 0088 • Grand Cayman Marriott Resort
Features: The bar is open every day from 11am-12am, Apothecary Happy Hour on Fridays from 5pm-7pm, Featured weekly Apothecary infusions as well as cocktail and food specials

Beach Bar


Tortuga is an oceanfront 'Beach Casual' restaurant with an outdoor grill and comfortable seating. Dine al fresco, with your toes in the sand! The menu offers a wide range of delectable options, from lighter, healthier fare to traditional bar treats such as burgers, pizzas and hearty fish tacos. Don’t miss their popular Friday Night Beach BBQ event, or simply watch the sun go down while enjoying the daily happy hour specials and live music.

PHONE: 945 3800 • The Westin Grand Cayman Seven Mile Beach Resort & Spa
Features: Open daily 11am-9pm, Beautiful beachfront sunset views, Daily happy hour 5pm-7pm, Fun outdoor bar, Great Cocktails, Beach casual menu, Fresh grilled fish, Live music daily, Friday night Beach BBQ

Irish Pub

Fidel Murphy's

A lively Irish pub located in the heart of Seven Mile Beach. Fidel’s caters to customers who appreciate fresh draft beer from around the world, good pub grub and a warm friendly atmosphere. You will find a great value happy hour every Friday from 4pm-close with $4 well drinks. Fidel's also offers a range of entertainment such as their famous Karaoke Night, charity pub quizzes and extensive live coverage of major European and American sporting events.

PHONE: 949 5189 • Queens Court Plaza
Features: Open Monday-Friday 8am-1am & Sunday-Sunday 8am-12am, Full service bar, State of the art draft system, Beers from around the world, Large sports screens, Authentic pub grub, Happy hour Fridays 4pm-closing ,$4 well drinks every Happy Hour

Tapas & Cocktails


KARoo is renowned as one of the best spots on the Island for cocktails and tapas. Fantastically positioned on the waterfront Crescent at Camana Bay, KARoo's outdoor dining area is usually packed with Cayman's cocktail connoisseurs who enjoy signature libations such as the Sweet Tea Julep with Jim Beam Honey Tea, fresh lemon, mint and home brewed tea. KARoo also has an amazing array of designer tapas and small plates.

PHONE: 946 6633 • Camana Bay
Features: Open Monday-Friday 3pm-1pm & Saturday-Sunday 11am-Midnight, Daily happy hour 3pm-7pm, Designer tapas and small plates

Intimate Bar

Bubble Bar

Bubble Bar is a sophisticated bar located inside Cracked Conch, a popular waterfront restaurant on Cayman's rugged North West Point. Entering this intimate space, your eyes will immediately rest on the cascading water feature that is the bar's distinct backdrop. A full service bar with an extensive wine list as well as aged rums, the Bubble Bar's mixologist also specialises in signature cocktails such as the Cucumber Basil Collins, Lavender Lemonade and the Spicy Guava Margarita, which is a zinger for your taste buds! Patrons enjoy Cracked Conch's full menu; nibble on one of their small plates like the Crispy Calamari, thought to be the best on Island, which pairs well with a crisp white wine.

PHONE: 945 5217 • Cracked Conch
Features: Open during Cracked Conch's operating hours, Signature cocktail: Cucumber Basil Collins, Extensive wine list, Full menu from Cracked Conch available