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The Grape Tree Cafe

Bodden Town | Seaside, Bodden Town, Grand Cayman
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish fry” (26 reviews)
“fritters” (23 reviews)
“mahi” (16 reviews)
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Caribbean, Seafood
Bodden Town | Seaside, Bodden Town, Grand Cayman
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21 - 30 of 181 reviews

Reviewed 30 March 2017

LOVE the grape tree cafe. We were on the Island for a week and went once or even twice a day while the cafe was open. The woman who does the serving is so sweet. Don't miss this one!

Thank Megf0903
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We ate here while staying at Turtle Nest next door. It is right on the beach. They have chicken fingers and fish. It is very popular with the locals. You can take out or eat on tables at the beach. Open on Friday, Saturday, and...More

Thank JohnandPam
Reviewed 24 March 2017

My husband enjoys this place as he loves the fresh fish. Very popular with the locals as well. Only open on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Eat outside at picnic tables or take out.

Thank countrysuze
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We ordered the red snapper as recommended by people in line. It is fried but not like we are used to in the US, whole fish with a very light breading - it is wonderful. Comes with fritters, cassava and plantains with pickled onions. They...More

Thank naplesbuff
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is a casual fish shack right on the Beach in Bodden Town. I ordered whole fried snapper with fritters, cassava and plantain. Very good fresh fish and especially loved the fritters and cassava. The lady running the kitchen was very nice and told me...More

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 7 March 2017

The food was so amazing. It is right on the beach. They fry up the local fresh food. They are so kind and helpful.

Thank CookieNeenah
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Basically a carry out joint with limited seating. We each ordered a fish dinner which was very tasty and interesting to watch the process of the food being prepared. An authentic Cayman experience. Located only a few steps from where we were staying at the...More

Thank DanfromMichigan
Reviewed 2 March 2017

The Grape Tree is a beach shack cooking out standing food. Very rustic, and no frills. You get a great meal for a low cost, and something that's hard to find in Cayman. This is NOT upscale dining. You get your food and eat it...More

Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

I gave my friend a ride to work at Kaibo north side and stopped on my way back to pickup what I consider the best fish on island. Heritage Kitchen makes a better fish meal but just the fish at Grape Tree is over the...More

Thank daenergymon
Reviewed 16 February 2017

awesome, no nonsense, big portions, go and watch the sunset on a picnic table while you eat a whole delicious snapper on the beach out of a carry out. also, the Cole slaw was the best I've ever had. in a small hut right on...More

Thank Jen H
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1 August 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
Liquor for less is a good place to buy spirits wines beers the price difference is not much between the different liquor stores. A small dinner of fish at The grape tree café is about eight dollars CI and about $12 CI for... More
27 April 2017|
Response from naplesbuff | Reviewed this property |
Don't know the hours but they are open only on weekends. It's like a food truck but is a permanent structure with a walkup window and picnic tables and is located on the beach.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bodden Town | Seaside, Bodden Town, Grand Cayman
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cayman Islands  >  Grand Cayman  >  Bodden Town
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