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Melini's

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Jolly Harbour, Jolly Harbour, Antigua
+1 268-562-4173
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This was our first night after arriving from Gatwick to Antigua and it did not disappoint. Just the ticket for 2 weary holiday makers. Definitely recommend.

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Montreal, Canada
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We enjoyed a great quiet and romantic dinner at Melini's. The service was perfectly timed and very attentive. The entrees were tasty and well prepared. The main courses were delicious and substantial plates! The wine list was varied and interesting.

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Thank Merrill M
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food at Melini's is great. Terrific choice and beautifully cooked. Also a great choice of excellent wines and spirits. The outlook onto the Harbour is lovely. Mark and Ady are great hosts and make you feel very welcome, they do everything they can to make your meal experience special. Would recommend a visit.

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Thank macm478
Fredericksburg, Texas
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231 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Even though Melini's is rated #1 in Jolly, we resisted eating here until our 4th night due to it's Italian theme. Our mistake. While the menu is Italian, the seafood options were delicious. Our first meal we had the shrimp provencale and shrimp and scallops Bombay. The Bombay came with linguini while the provencale came with fried potatoes and grilled... More 

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Thank 4gentexn
Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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285 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for an evening meal out, we wandered around Jolly Harbour looking at the menus of all the recommended restaurants and settled on here for two reasons; a very friendly staff member took us through the menu, a senior member of staff said " we are not busy, no need to book but I will keep a table for you... More 

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Thank Chris C
Windlesham, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved this place, we were not too hungry so decided to share a pizza and salad between us. Everything was wonderful and we loved it. Loved the lights as well dangling down round the edge of the roof as well.

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Thank TimWoods84
Jersey, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here twice while on holiday. The food is so good and the staff very friendly. The place also has a lovely atmosphere and is in a great location.

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Thank dd77
Ashburn, Virginia
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187 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we went to reserve for dinner we found the person we talked very unfriendly and was smoking in the dinning area (of course no one was eating then). We didn't feel like going back but then since our options nearby are limited we just decided to go as the reviews are all great. Our decision didn't disappoint us. We... More 

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Thank kitsVA
Weymouth, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visit every year and are never disappointed. There is plenty of choice and the food is consistently good. Staff and service hit the right balance. We're looking forward to returning again next year. Thanks Mark and Adrian!

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Thank Diane H
New Jersey
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful location right in Jolly Harbor. My fiancé and I agreed that their eggplant parm was the best we've ever had. Coming from New Jersey. Huge compliment . Service was impeccable . I Highly recommend this restaurant for a wonderful meal.

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Thank Holly G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?