Dining, Resort news, Turks and Caicos restaurants

Discover The Somerset’s New Dining: Barbetta

Introducing The Somerset on Grace Bay’s brand new culinary concept, Barbetta – a contemporary dining experience. Opening in early November, Barbetta’s $1 million renovation will be refreshing and re-energizing the entire dining scene at our luxury, oceanfront resort. Taste, sip and savor an array of flavors at any one of our three unique restaurants: Barbetta Restaurant, Bar & Grill, Barbetta Tapas and Barbetta Pool Bar. Barbetta Restaurant, Bar & Grill A brasserie with Mediterranean flare fit for all parties! Enjoy perusing a full menu boasting gluten-free, paleo and vegetarian options and featuring delectable sides meant for sharing. Feel good and healthy with all of the benefits Mediterranean food has to offer or indulge in any one of our scrumptious dishes or Caribbean specials. Barbetta Tapas A cozy, dining area off of the main restaurant, share laughs and tapas-style small plates inspired by their Hispanic roots. Barbetta Tapas will be fully…

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LunaSea’s New Look

LunaSea Pool Bar & Grill is a guest favorite for casual poolside dining at The Somerset on Grace Bay! Recently, we’ve given our beloved pool bar a new look for guests to enjoy. Among the changes, we’ve put in new windows allowing for fresh breezes to brush your face as you enjoy your meal or drink. We’ve also added colorful new prints for our cushions along with a stunning blue marble counter top. Check out the photos below to see all that’s new and beautiful at LunaSea! LunaSea’s new look featuring new windows, fans, furniture, and counter tops. Bartender, Nigel, will happily prepare your refreshing libation of choice! Food and Drink Some of our signature pool and beach cocktails. (Left to right: Calypso Frozen Fruit, Mudslide, and Signature Rum Punch) Try our Conch Ceviche always served fresh with plantain chips. Our yummy Somerset Caesar Salad with grilled chicken.

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Pre-arrival Grocery Shopping

One of the benefits of our spacious suites and villas are the fully-equipped kitchens to help you feel at home in paradise. There are two grocery stores that are easily accessible by bike or rental car, but we also offer a pre-arrival shopping service to have your kitchen stocked upon your arrival. Leave the shopping to us! Complete the form on our website and you’ll have more time for fun in the sun. Grocery stores If you need to make a trip to the grocery store during your stay, Graceway Gourmet and the IGA Supermarket offer an alternative for fine, natural and organic foods. You’ll find delicious ready-to-go meals, fine wines and a Java Bar, making it a fun destination for a mid-morning meal or afternoon snack.

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Tacos & Tapas Night at Pavilion

Dining at Pavilion is an experience to be treasured. With live entertainment, drink specials or our famed Tuesday night Beach BBQ, each night offers a new culinary experience. On Mondays, enjoy lively entertainment from The “Island’s Best DJ” as well as a variety of culinary delights. The theme is Tacos & Tapas, which is a guest favorite. Tacos are prepared with chicken, steak or shrimp, and there is a selection of appetizing tapas to choose from. Tacos & Tapas: $5 Each Happy Hour (5 – 7 p.m.): Two-for-One Wine, Spirits and Beer   We hope to welcome you soon for a fun evening!

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The Somerset Wins Savory Division in 2018 Chocolate Lover’s Competition

February is the month of love, flowers, and most importantly, chocolate! To celebrate everyone’s favorite indulgence, The Somerset participated in Turks & Caicos’ 8th Annual Chocolate Lover’s Competition. The island’s best chefs competed with sweet and savory chocolate-inspired dishes. The Somerset Executive Chef Brad Townsend and Pavilion Pastry Chef Mercedes Fernandez prepared Lobster Stuffed Agnolotti, with a Champagne, white chocolate cream sauce. Their culinary talent and creativity delighted many guests, and The Somerset team took home the gold title for the Savory Division. The event benefited the Salvation Army and its school hot-lunch program. We were honored to support such an important cause, and had a wonderful time participating!

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Island Fish Fry

Bight Park is the place to be on Thursday night for island visitors and local residents alike, as food vendors, entertainers and cultural acts come together for the Island Fish Fry. This event is truly the culmination of “all things TCI.” Be sure to try our nation’s signature dish – the conch! The Conch Salad from the vendor “Froggies” comes highly recommended by many guests. The highlight of the Fish Fry occurs after the sun sets, with a performance by the local Junkanoo with colorful costumes, plumed feathers and lively music. Cultural acts are interspersed throughout the evening, including performances by dancers from the Edward Garland Youth Centre – the local organization that The Somerset supports. Our island “Henry the Conch” also makes an appearance at this lively event, providing a great photo opp for guests of all ages. Visit the Island Fish Fry This event occurs every Thursday from…