The Island is home to a number of fantastic cafés, all staffed with great chefs who prepare sumptuous breakfasts and lunches, as well as freshly baked bread, cakes and pastries.
Café del Sol, with locations at Marquee Plaza on SMB and Country Corner in Savannah, has served coffee and an assortment of baked goods and sandwiches to Cayman for over 20 years. Other established coffee houses include Paperman’s Coffeehouse, which has three locations, the Strand Shopping Centre, Windjammer Plaza and Midtown Plaza, and Jessie’s Juice Bar and Café in Camana Bay.
You can visit The Pantry at Seafire, located just off the lobby of the chic Kimpton Seafire Resort + Spa, for freshly-baked pastries, sandwiches, fresh salads, local fruit smoothies, pressed juices and steaming hot espresso. Icoa Café in Seven Mile Shops on West Bay Road is famous for its tasty cakes and wide range of lunch options. The Brasserie Market in Cricket Square serves sandwiches and salads, along with soups, hot lunches and pastries, etc. Their daily specials are posted on their Facebook page.
In George Town, you will find Starbucks in Monaco Towers offering coffee, light lunches and breakfast snacks, Water & the Elephant, a speciality coffee bar and café located in the Cayman Technology Centre, Coffee Point Cayman, a lively spot for the Monday to Friday breakfast and lunch crowd with daily changing specials, South West Collective with a great all-day food menu that includes salads and freshly prepared smoothies, delicious espressos and fresh pressed juices and Bluestone Lane Café, a brunch and lunch destination in central George Town with hot and cold caffeinated beverages.
Petit Paris, a popular French bakery in Camana Bay, offers an array of baked goods, lunch items like soups, salads and sandwiches on freshly baked baguettes, sweet treats imported from France and more. Pane & Pasta offers sandwiches and lunch options to go, Carnivore serves deli-style sandwiches, meats, sides and salads for lunch, and while you're there, pick up your meat cuts for a quick dinner at home! West Indies Wine Company offers a full sandwich and salad menu for a grab-and-go bistro-style lunch and Starbucks offers high-quality coffees from around the world, a selection of teas and a range of sweet treats and sandwiches. Gelato & Co. and Häagen-Dazs offer frozen treats for all ages to enjoy, whether it’s a gelato cake, scoop or baked sweet treat, or a Haagen-Dazs sundae, banana split or cone or cup by the scoop, there’s a flavour for everyone.
Over in North Side, Kaibo Beach Espresso coffee shop is open for breakfast from 8am daily. Sample their freshly roasted Colombian coffee and straight-out-of-the-oven pastries. Their warm, flaky croissants attract a large crowd daily and go fast. They also offer hot breakfast paninis, fruit salad and gluten-free muffins and brownies.