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Jolly Harbour, Jolly Harbour, Antigua
+1 268-562-4173
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (130 reviews)
“crepes” (14 reviews)
“duck” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, International, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Jolly Harbour, Jolly Harbour, Antigua
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1 - 10 of 628 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We’ve visited this restaurant a number of times over the years and Melini’s continues to provide excellent food and service and can always be relied upon to satisfy. Tasty food, good choice from the menu and reasonably priced. It also has the added bonus of...More

Thank Julian B
Reviewed June 9, 2018

Food is very good and well presented. Lots of non-meat options. The second night my husband and I each had an app, and shared the same entree I had the first night (seafood linguine) which was absolutely spectacular - truly wish I could have some...More

Thank Patricia E
Reviewed June 6, 2018

Four of us each thoroughly enjoyed a well prepared and very tasty Italian meal while enjoying the nightime ambiance of the harbor. Save room for the dessert. One of the best Tiramisu I've ever had.

Thank Bob W
Reviewed June 5, 2018

After 11 years I returned to Antigua and was delighted to see that Melini's was still open and still going strong. The food, as always was excellent and the service was great. Mark was a great host with a very good memory.

Thank Brian O
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

My family and i stumbled across Malini's when wondering around Jolly Harbour shops. We decided to go back when they opened that evening. 6 till 11 i believe. We were seated straight away as we were there very early, but i felt if you do...More

Thank Keith G
Reviewed May 27, 2018

Breakfast was delicious. Great service. Staff very accommodating. Nice atmosphere. Jolly Harbour has several great restaurants, and this is one of them.

Thank ddtmickey
Reviewed May 24, 2018

Nothing is too much trouble for owners Adrian and Mark...they will bend over backwards to please every guest for all day dining!

1  Thank Pamala B
Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

We walked to Jolly Harbor from our resort and happened upon Melina’s. We’re so glad we did! The menu had a nice variety of foods. However we weren’t that hungry and decided to share a salmon and goat cheese pizza. It was awesome! We’re planning...More

Thank iugirl89
Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

We ate here for dinner and breakfast. Everyone loved absolutely everything! Bruschetta and caprese salad were great. Also had the scallops and linguine in curry sauce! Pizzas were also great. For breakfast I had eggs Benedict...so delicious. There coffee is superb! We highly recommend this...More

Thank Joadi O
Reviewed May 6, 2018

Had a wonderful dinner there while staying in Jolly harbor . Had Mahi Mahi and it was excellent ! The service was good and the price was fair.

Thank E C
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Questions & Answers
June 12, 2018|
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Response from grassedoff | Reviewed this property |
We are veggies, not vegans so can’t really remember. All I can say is the service was amazing, so I’m pretty sure they would prepare something for you.
January 24, 2018|
Response from James J |
US dollars are accepted throughout the island
January 18, 2018|
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Response from Bikingdiver | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, only just received your message. They are a lovely restaurant, very helpful and able to take bookings
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene, Scenic view, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jolly Harbour, Jolly Harbour, Antigua
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Antigua and Barbuda  >  Antigua  >  Saint Mary Parish  >  Jolly Harbour
  • Phone Number: +1 268-562-4173
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