Oh My Lunch!
Words by Jessica Wright
Phoning it in? Of Course! Check out restaurants that deliver in Cayman where you can find delivery areas and menus (often with daily specials) for restaurants such as: Burger Shack, Domino's, Full of Beans, Ginos Pizzeria, Island Naturals Café, Lauren's, Saucha, Waterfront Urban Diner and Wok-n-Roll.
Let's Get Juiced!
Health conscious devotees have some great choices when it comes to picking up their beloved nutrient packed juice or smoothie. Drink Fresh Juice uses local produce and offers refreshing combinations such as Beet Gingerade and Mean Green. All juices are made using a cold-pressed juice-extraction process to conserve all the nutrients, vitamins and minerals. You can find their juices at Full of Beans, Foster's Food Fair and Island Naturals Café or they'll deliver to you. Jessie’s Juice serves freshly squeezed fruit and vegetable juices using seasonal and local produce and their immune system boosting smoothies are wonderful as well. You can also try the Smoothie Factory (Marquee Plaza) who make a variety of natural fruit smoothie flavours made with fresh fruit, yoghurt and nutritional boosters.
Vegetarians are well catered for in Grand Cayman and will have no trouble finding delicious eats. Island Naturals Café aims to please with nutritious dishes including gluten-free options and raw superfoods, plus daily specials. For lunch with dramatic sea views check out VIVO and sample their innovative, veggie and dairy-free options. Their housemade sprouted breads are delicious and made fresh every day. Jessie’s Juice offers nourishing and tasty options and for modern yet hearty vegan fare, check out Bread & Chocolate whose lunches are made using the purest vegan ingredients and their delicious vegan treats are a guilt-free indulgence! nourishing and tasty options including their gluten-free homemade wraps, amazing salads-in-a-jar, plus gluten-free cakes, banana breads and raw vegan truffles. For modern yet hearty vegan fare, check out Bread & Chocolate in downtown George Town whose Lunches are made using the purest vegan ingredients and their delicious vegan treats are a guilt-free indulgence!
If time isn’t on your side, then pick up freshly prepared hot food, salads and made to order sandwiches from Kirk's Gourmet Deli or Foster's Food Fair. Also try Bay Market where you can build your own salad and sandwich or order hot food. If you’re in a hurry, Al La Kebab can produce made-to-order pita wraps in a flash and Subway can create a delicious sandwiches from scratch in no time at all. If you fancy something more indulgent, stop by Burger Shack for a burger made with 100% beef or Ginos for pizza by the slice. If freshly roasted chicken, soups and mouthwatering sides are more your thing, then pop into Chicken! Chicken!.
When the hunger pangs set in you'll find there are plenty of options for a wallet-friendly lunch stop or a weekend catch up with friends. For a charming bistro-style lunch, try Lauren’s and sample delicious creations made from the freshest ingredients. New to the market is Lola's in Camana Bay offering homemade pastries, sandwiches and soups. The Greenhouse, which just moved to a new George Town location, serves appetizing salads, paninis and paleo friendly options. Trendy South West Collective and sister café, Jessie's Juice, both offer wholesome, delicious sandwiches and salads. Pop by Full of Beans for salads, quiches and fresh daily specials. Other established coffee houses include Café del Sol and Paperman's which you'll find dotted around the Island.