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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Harbor / Marina
“Fantastic place, take you back to Pirates of the Caribbean days and 4 great places to eat and drink.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Whether you're a first time or repeat visitor, I suggest that you include Shirley Height's Sunday barbecue and live music on your to-do list. The afternoon entertainment features a steel band followed by a live band that will have you dancing well into the night. Do plan to arrive early so that you can take in the breathtaking view.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Aquarium
“Great trip out on a boat to swim with Stingrays, call and check to see when big ships are in as can be very busy and best to avoid those days. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Cafe
“A favourite hangout of Antigua's business folk and a good place to get a great salad and gelato!”
  • 8 locals recommend
Establishment
“A natural bridge with a lot of history. To escape slavery, many men and women jumped to their death. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Wide range of stores from clothing to Jewelry. Great restaurants serving local and international dishes”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“On the beach, lovely atmosphere. Within walkable distance but best to get a taxi back.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Large supermarket which provides local beef (organic) and a lot of local vegetables.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“There is an excellent restaurant here but the main vibe is the nightclub - our teen and early twenties children can walk here from Kittyhawk....”
  • 6 locals recommend
Neighborhood
“Dickenson Bay is simply beautiful and what makes it even better is that it is right in front of us. Less than 10 minutes walking you can reach this wonderful point and enjoy the delights that Antigua has to offer. / Dickenson Bay es simplemente hermosa y lo que la hace aún mejor es que está justo frente a nosotros. A menos de 10 minutos caminando puedes llegar a este maravilloso punto y disfrutar de las delicias que Antigua tiene para ofrecer. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The best restaurant in the Caribbean both for the food and the location. I won't say any more, just go and try it. Mind blowing”
  • 9 locals recommend
Neighborhood
“Great day picnic trip along Antigua's East side includes a stop for body surfing at Half Moon Bay, then on to Harmony Hall - and drive by way of the town of Bethesda - photo op!”
  • 4 locals recommend
History Museum
“If you want to learn about your holiday destination, here is a good place to start.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Very posh restaurant right on the beach (Dickenson Bay), tastefully designed with also an art gallery, food delicious, entertainment in the night”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Eat while you watch some of the worlds most expensive yacht's tie up. Right on the harbour front. Great food, great service and they have sport on the bar TV's. You need to book for Sunday lunch”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“It's a very nice place right in the center of St Johns. It is located in Redcliffe Quay, which is the commercial plaza where cruise ships arrive. The food is very varied and you can have lunch or dinner from a cheese board, passing some wings with a spicy passion fruit sauce and finish with a slice of grilled salmon with an exquisite mashed potato. They have a very good variety of wines and on different days of the week you can enjoy Karaoke or a good DJ. / Es un lugar muy agradable justo en el centro de St Johns. Se encuentra ubicado en Redcliffe Quay, que es la plaza comercial a donde llegan los cruceros. La comida es muy variada y puedes almorzar o cenar desde una tabla de quesos, pasand”
  • 5 locals recommend