Bermuda Travel Guide

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What to Eat in Bermuda

Considering that its islands are surrounded by the Atlantic on all sides, Bermuda has the inside edge on quality seafood. Fish chowder (with a dash of sherry), codfish cakes and spiny lobster are island favorites. But its remote location at sea also means almost all other ingredients are imported in, and at a premium – Bermuda restaurants are universally described as expensive.

Dining on the islands is also more formal than on other destinations, so you should call ahead to find out the dress code. Although you can keep your Bermuda shorts on for the dinner hour, many establishments prefer you accessorize with a jacket and tie. Most visitors dine in the central parishes where there are more dining options. Ascots and Fourways Inn are two popular spots that offer European menus with fresh and local ingredients. If international fare is what you crave, recent travelers and experts recommend House of India.

Port O' CallThe Lobster Pot & Boat House Bar and The Harbourfront Restaurant and Komodaru Sushi Lounge all offer fresh seafood local island dishes. Once you're seated, try local delicacies like Bermudian wahoo, which is a type of white fish, some lobster or rockfish. No visit to Bermuda is complete without trying some of its famous rum. Try a rum swizzle at the world-famous Swizzle Inn Pub & Restaurant or a dark 'n' stormy at any bar on the island.

Find the Best Restaurants in Bermuda

  • #1
    Art Mel's Spicy Dicy
    #1 of 101 Places to Eat in Hamilton
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 284 reviewsTripAdvisor (284)
    $ | Caribbean, Seafood, Fast Food
    9 St Monica's Road, Hamilton Bermuda
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  • #2
    The Little Venice
    #2 of 101 Places to Eat in Hamilton
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 594 reviewsTripAdvisor (594)
    $$ | Italian, Tuscan, Central-Italian, Mediterranean
    Bermudiana Road, Hamilton HM11 Bermuda
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  • #3
    Ascots Restaurant
    #3 of 101 Places to Eat in Hamilton
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 739 reviewsTripAdvisor (739)
    $$ | International, European
    24 Rosemont Avenue, Hamilton HM 06 Bermuda
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  • #4
    Marcus Bermuda
    #4 of 101 Places to Eat in Hamilton
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 734 reviewsTripAdvisor (734)
    $$ | American, Seafood, International
    76 Pitts Bay Road Hamilton Princess, Hamilton Bermuda
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  • #5
    Bolero Brasserie
    #5 of 101 Places to Eat in Hamilton
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 365 reviewsTripAdvisor (365)
    $$ | French, European, Contemporary
    95 Front Street, Hamilton Bermuda
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  • #6
    Mad Hatters
    #6 of 101 Places to Eat in Hamilton
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 663 reviewsTripAdvisor (663)
    $ - $$ | Fusion
    22 Richmond Rd By the Bermuda Sailor's Home Mariner's Club, Hamilton HM 08 Bermuda
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  • #7
    L'Oriental
    #7 of 101 Places to Eat in Hamilton
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 249 reviewsTripAdvisor (249)
    $ - $$ | Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Chinese, Fusion
    32 Bermudiana Road, Hamilton HM 11 Bermuda
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  • #8
    Angelo’s Bistro
    #8 of 101 Places to Eat in Hamilton
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 264 reviewsTripAdvisor (264)
    $ - $$ | Italian, Mediterranean, International
    Walker Arcade Front Street , Hamilton Bermuda, Hamilton HM 12 Bermuda
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  • #9
    Ruby Murrys
    #9 of 101 Places to Eat in Hamilton
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 196 reviewsTripAdvisor (196)
    $ - $$ | Indian
    2 Chancery Lane, Hamilton HM 12 Bermuda
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  • #10
    Port O Call
    #10 of 101 Places to Eat in Hamilton
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 337 reviewsTripAdvisor (337)
    $$ | Seafood
    87 Front Street, Hamilton Bermuda
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  • #11
    Beluga Sushi Bar
    #11 of 101 Places to Eat in Hamilton
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 181 reviewsTripAdvisor (181)
    $ - $$ | Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian
    18 Church Street Lower Mall, Hamilton HM 11 Bermuda
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  • #12
    La Trattoria
    #12 of 101 Places to Eat in Hamilton
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 563 reviewsTripAdvisor (563)
    $ - $$ | Italian, Pizza
    23 Washington Lane, Hamilton HM 11 Bermuda
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  • #13
    Barracuda Grill
    #13 of 101 Places to Eat in Hamilton
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 850 reviewsTripAdvisor (850)
    $$ | Seafood, Contemporary
    5 Burnaby Hill, Hamilton HM 10 Bermuda
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  • #14
    Hog Penny
    #14 of 101 Places to Eat in Hamilton
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4 based on 1279 reviewsTripAdvisor (1279)
    $ - $$ | British, Pub
    5 Burnaby Hill, Hamilton Bermuda
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  • #15
    Rock Island Coffee
    #15 of 101 Places to Eat in Hamilton
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 122 reviewsTripAdvisor (122)
    $ | Cafe
    48 Reid Street, Hamilton HM 12 Bermuda
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  • #16
    Devils Isle
    #16 of 101 Places to Eat in Hamilton
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 444 reviewsTripAdvisor (444)
    $ - $$ | Fusion, Seafood, Mediterranean, Contemporary
    19 Burnaby Street, Hamilton HM 12 Bermuda
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  • #17
    Harry's at the Waterfront
    #17 of 101 Places to Eat in Hamilton
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 419 reviewsTripAdvisor (419)
    $$ | American
    96 Pitts Bay Road, Hamilton HM 08 Bermuda
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  • #18
    Bouchee
    #18 of 101 Places to Eat in Hamilton
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 419 reviewsTripAdvisor (419)
    $ - $$ | French
    75 Pitts Bay Road, Hamilton Bermuda
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  • #19
    Portofino Restaurant
    #19 of 101 Places to Eat in Hamilton
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4 based on 766 reviewsTripAdvisor (766)
    $ - $$ | Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Tuscan, Sicilian, Central-Italian, Southern-Italian
    20 Bermudiana Road, Hamilton Bermuda
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  • #20
    Flanagan's Irish Pub
    #20 of 101 Places to Eat in Hamilton
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4 based on 961 reviewsTripAdvisor (961)
    $ - $$ | Irish, Bar, British, Pub
    69 Front Street, Hamilton 35570 Bermuda
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