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7, Seven Mile Beach, Grand Cayman
945-5700
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 18
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Carribean Buffet was Great!

We stayed at the Grand Cayman Beach Suites and tried the Carribean Buffet offered on Thursday night. They had a wide assortment of items - oysters, boiled shrimp, mahi, strip steak, pork, ribs, lots of sides, and good salads. I thought the overall presentation was very good, and they really... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 26, 2015
Kgwd000
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Kingwood, TX
via mobile
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
  • Entertaining clients
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English first
Tampa, Florida
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

Nothing bad about this place at all! Presentation was fantastic and flavor of everything was fantastic!

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Enfield, CT
Top Contributor
88 reviews 88 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

This restaurant has a spectacular location on SMB. With the sounds of the surf and the romantic torches, it is a wonderful setting. The service was also quite good. Unfortunately the food fell flat. My wife’s grouper was overcooked and my paella was so starchy it was inedible. The staff was kind enough to take that meal off the bill... More 

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Duxbury, Massachusetts
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

We were one of only two table there. Walked the beach from the Marriott and enjoyed a really nice dinner. Expensive by not really by Cayman prices.

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Houston, Texas
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

On a recent trip to Grand Cayman, we ate Friday dinner at Hemingway's, and it was just great. We made a reservation, so were seated on the patio adjacent to 7 Mile Beach; although we were under the roof, it felt like we were on the beach itself. The view of the boats offshore with the sunset over the ocean... More 

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Houston, Texas
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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Right on the beach, in a cosy and romantic atmosphere. Great food offerings, with of course fresh catch of the day fish. Excellent service.

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Houston, Texas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

We were a party of five that arrived for the Thursday beach buffet....beautiful setting on the outside patio and enjoyed the complimentary rum punch. The items on the BBQ were great...the mahi mahi, flank steak, and ribs were delicious. We also enjoyed the oxtails and escabeche. I just wish the seafood and salad area were more creative along with the... More 

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Ohio City, Ohio
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Went with the family after seeing a cayman mag recommend the place. Nothing was outright bad but it didn't impress despite the prices. Crab cake app was confusing with a marina like sauce on the bottom and then a aioli drizzle on top and corn. Weird combo. Grilled grouper was good but wasn't outatanding. Bouilebasse was really so so. Seafood... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

I visited here on my honeymoon in 1995. Complete remodel since then. Excellent food and atmosphere. Would go again.

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Kingwood, TX
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62 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 via mobile

We stayed at the Grand Cayman Beach Suites and tried the Carribean Buffet offered on Thursday night. They had a wide assortment of items - oysters, boiled shrimp, mahi, strip steak, pork, ribs, lots of sides, and good salads. I thought the overall presentation was very good, and they really assured they kept everything fully stocked. They took away our... More 

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George Town, Grand Cayman
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Absolutely delicious! This was my second time here and my first time for brunch, and it was worth it!! The food was amazing!! My friends and I really enjoyed our bunch and the staff was super attentive and friendly!! The service was great and the champagne kept coming. OH.MY.GOD. Seriously!! As I write about it, I am salivating!! It was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7, Seven Mile Beach, Grand Cayman
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cayman Islands  >  Grand Cayman  >  Seven Mile Beach
  • Phone Number: 945-5700

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Caribbean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Entertaining clients

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