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Jolly Harbour, Jolly Harbour, Antigua
+1 268-562-4173
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (117 reviews)
“duck” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Jolly Harbour, Jolly Harbour, Antigua
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Reviewed 1 June 2015

A good Italian restaurant, with nice views over the harbour. We had a selection of pizzas and spag bol for the little one. The waiting staff were friendly and welcoming and the service was surprisingly brisk for Antigua. Would recommend.

Thank TJCosmo
Reviewed 30 May 2015

We went here one night for dinner after a big day out. The fairy lights around the restaurant made for a romantic atmosphere and the food was cooked to perfection. We were pretty exhausted and the waiter jokingly challenged my boyfriend to finish his amazingly...More

Thank Jessica G
Reviewed 18 May 2015

We went to Melini's because we were craving pizza and had heard this was the best on the island. Given that it was Antigua, we weren't expecting anything amazing, and that is about what this was. The pizza was decent, and hit the spot for...More

Thank NickiReischmann
Reviewed 18 May 2015

We found Melini's by accident while looking for a pharmacy! What a lucky find. We stopped for coffee on that first occasion, it was so good we went back in the evening to eat, and then twice more during a 10 night stay in a...More

1  Thank callybobstaf4d
Reviewed 10 May 2015

We had lunch here twice. The restraunt is on Jolly harbor, but the facility is nothing special. All seating is outside, so bug spray for at least your legs is advisable. The food is very good, the prices reasonable, and the staff excellent (by Caribbean...More

Thank 95rangerover
Reviewed 10 May 2015 via mobile

We visited Melini's twice in the space of just a couple of days, such was our impression after the first meal. This is the place to eat in Jolly Harbour. Atmosphere The atmosphere and ambience is what makes Melini's. Hanging white fairy lights along the...More

1  Thank Johnty21
Reviewed 5 May 2015

This is a great little restaurant, that is right on the water in the marina. We were there twice during our visit. The first light for their two for one pizza night. The pizzas were some of the best we have eaten anywhere. The second...More

1  Thank Iguana Hunter
Reviewed 1 May 2015 via mobile

This is an excellent restaurant. Service is top notch, food is delicious and the prices are extremely reasonable. Its also a 5 minute walk from Jolly Beach. They are known for their pizza and I highly recommend you try it once. Their plated dishes are...More

Thank Bill F
Reviewed 30 April 2015

Food was OK but a bit OTT on the garlic. It's like Italian cooking in the UK in the 1970's. I wouldn't go back just because there are better places to go that don't give you heartburn.

Thank Mervyn G
Reviewed 24 April 2015

The atmosphere at night is really nice. We have timeshare at Tranquility Bay and always eat here. The food is really good with a great variety of dishes. I didn't feel like going out one night and hubby got pizza here. It was really good...More

Thank telenurse
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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
30 December 2016|
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Response from JanMEngland | Reviewed this property |
We didn't ask for that wine however they do have a very well stocked bar, so possibly they have. If not I wouldn't let it stop you from having a meal there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
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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