Popular Restaurants

Popular Saipan Restaurants Selected for Your Dining Pleasure

While I have been living on the enchanting island of  Saipan I have had the pleasure of dining at many restaurants. Below I have listed the restaurants I personally have dined at, and can recommend to all local residents and visiting tourists…..I hope you visit them and find their food and service equally impressive.

Whether for breakfast, lunch or dinner there are no eateries on Saipan as refined as The Coffee Room N 106

dining-roomFancy coffee meets classy restaurant & lounge. The Coffee Room N 106 offers coffee fresh roasted coffee, espresso and cut leaf tea (you will love that they serve your tea in a glass pot with unlimited refills of hot water!). Breakfast and lunch and Dinner is served daily with a very well-stocked bar of top shelf liquor, US micro brews and French and California wine and champagnes. For a real gormet treat try the muffins, cookies and delicious croissant sandwiches. Quality of ingredients are top notch. You will find the owner and waitstaff friendly and accommodating at every visit. Free wifi and cool AC make this a perfect spot to relax and keep in touch with friends.

Enjoy comfortable air conditioning, free wireless, elegant seating, lots of natural light through tinted floor-to-ceiling windows, and very mellow techno/house/trance background music played at the perfect level which makes The Coffee Room N 106 a great place to get work done. You will also find it is a great place to meet a friend for a drink in the evening as well, with a bonus of ample paved parking!

All in all, you will find The Coffee Room N 106 is a fantastic and welcome addition to Saipan’s exciting dining scene. For general information or to book Reservations, please call us or Contact us online by email….For additional information, please see their Website.

Shenanigans Is a popular Ex Pat Hangout, and One of the Best Restaurants on Saipan

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Shenanigans is one of Saipan’s most  popular restaurants with delicious meals and great service.  Everything on the menu is delicious, with an excellent breakfast menu. . It’s a great place to find fresh salads, excellent focacia bread sandwiches, delicious seafood pastas, and much more. They also provide free wireless internet access. This is one of the best restaurants on  Saipan. It features an eclectic, thoughtful menu that includes a wide variety of tasty cuisines and flavors. The service is Island Style: relaxed and everyone gets their food at different times. Specials are appealing, location is convenient, and the staff is terrific. The food is amazing. They have a little bit of something for everyone, and they have created a very unique flavor. Their presentation is very good, and the service is much better than you would expect on an island.  In addition to the cuisine, they have a full bar, and are well versed in making drinks

Shenanigans Saipan Restaurant, located at the Juan T. Guerrero Building in Garapan, is open from 10:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. Monday to Friday, and from 7 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. All major credit cards accepted except American Express. For reservations, please call 233-8324.  For additional information, please see their Website.

With Live Music and Delicious Chow, The Coffee & Jazz Lounge is the Hippest Room in Saipan

An elegant bar, friendly bartenders and a congenial crowd make for a perfect evening!
With it’s fun atmosphere, the Coffee & Jazz Lounge is popular with both locals and tourists. Located in the heart of Garapan, there are plenty of tourist shops to check out after dinner. As more people know about Coffee & Jazz, it will get the recognition it truly deserves.

bar drinkRight in the thick of Garapan, The Coffee & Jazz Lounge offers a truly unique and delicious experience to  Saipan: live entertainment nightly, featuring live jazz trios and top area musicians performing all the standards, classics, along with all your favorite top 40 hits of yester-year! For an appetizing break from the norm in  Saipan, make sure to put Coffee & Jazz on your list.

The Coffee & Jazz Lounge, known for its “Soulful Jazz Music”, opened in Saipan’s charming village of Garapan in April of 2013. This Sophisticated Bar is the perfect place to hangout, have a drink, enjoy delicious food and listen to some of the best music in Saipan. The Coffee & Jazz Lounge offers live entertainment nightly, featuring live jazz trios and top area musicians performing all the standards, classics, along with all your favorite top 40 hits of yester-year…..they will definitely help you get your groove on. The music is lively and often accompanied with impromptu cameos by visiting musicians. On the weekends, its extra special with distinct sounds and a busy dance floor all under one roof. The Coffee & Jazz Lounge Bar, hosts its house band playing jazz standards, pop and blues….and on special nights, you will find some of Saipan’s favorite artists, mixing it up to today’s Hits. The Coffee & Jazz Lounge has something for everyone…. So Come Do Your Time at the Coffee & Jazz Lounge.

If you’re looking for a fun, lively Lounge Bar for late night dancing head to the Coffee & Jazz Lounge! Come and Enjoy!

While you’re in Garapan please come to the Coffee & Jazz Lounge and enjoy delicious food and great entertainment. For reservations, please call 670 233-7722, and for additional information, please visit their Website. All major credit cards are accepted.

The Kili Cafe & Terrace is Where You Will  Enjoy Romantic Nights of Dining on the Beach

If you’ve never had a reason to go to  Saipan before, now you do. The Kili Cafe & Terrace at the Hyatt Regency Hotel offers a fabulous fiesta of original, authentic international cuisine, the likes of which you’ve probably not seen on your travels. That’s not to say you don’t have some good international food adventures – it’s just that the folks at the Hyatt Regency Hotel have created something unique that food aficionados will truly appreciate with their popular All-You-Can-Eat Buffets.

food-imageAn international team of chefs at the Kili Cafe & Terrace have pooled their talents and acquired the essential ingredients to prepare a large variety of Cold and Hot Entrees that are highlighted by the Live Buffet and Barbeque stations.

The service in  Saipan‘s restaurants is renowned. The service at the Kili Cafe & Terrace is excellent. You will have the wonderful experience of sitting outside on the lanai at a table that affords a direct view of the Live Buffet Station by international chefs. The Barbecue Station is in another area that is lower than the main terrace. It’s popular for other barbeque functions that are very popular with locals. On Mexican Night, it is committed to making Pollo Parilla (Grilled Chicken), Bisteces ala Tampiquena (Beef Tampico Style) and Costillas de Puerco con Ancho Chili (Pork Ribs with Ancho Chili). Also barbecued are corn coblets, red and green salsas all joined by the local finadene to accompany these grilled delights.

For reservations, please call 1 670 234 1234, and for additional information, please visit their Website.  All major credit cards are accepted.

The Shack Bistro Café is Absolutely One of The Best Restaurants on Saipan!

Coconut Mango cakeAre you hungry? Can’t find the right meal for your taste buds? Well don’t worry The Shack Bistro Café is here for you. There is a wide variety of food to choose from which will satisfy any appetite. The food is always prepared to order, so it’s never been sitting around. I’ve never had a meal there that I wouldn’t describe as spectacular!

Inspired by the everyday family cooking that we all grew up with, you’ll feel at home while savoring a great meal at The Shack. Enjoy delicious pacific island cuisine, attentive service, and  friendly atmosphere at The Shack on the enchanting island of Saipan.

Visit The Shack on Beach Road in Garapan, Saipan,  open every day except Monday from 8am to 10pm. For reservations, please see our contact page or call us at  (670)   287-4765…..you are sure to get your money’s worth….we look forward to serving you soon…..

The Shack strives to keep its customers happy and stomachs full.  The owners are proud to be a valued part of the community that they serve and they make it a top priority to offer fresh, high quality cuisine in a warm, friendly tropical setting. Stepping inside The Shack Café is like walking into a Pacific Island paradise. Its tucked-away location on Beach Road is easily found with ample parking available to all guests. Inside, friendly faces greet you… The tropical island decor will make you feel welcome as you enjoy a wonderful dining experience. The atmosphere is Pacific Island-inspired, and friendly waiters sets the tone for a very relaxing meal. The cuisine can be described as Pacific-Island with a Chamorro twist. The exquisite presentation almost makes you not want to dismantle the meal, but you’ll be glad you did. Flavors are fresh and light, but you won’t walk away hungry. The Shack also offers many types of freshly-brewed tea to top off your meal. It’s no wonder that this gem of a restaurant has become so popular with both locals and expatriate Pacific Islanders looking for a reminder of home.

We hope you enjoy your visit to  Saipan, and while you’re vacationing here,  please come to the The Shack Restaurant and enjoy delicious food and great service. Visit The Shack on Beach Road in San Jose, Saipan,  open every day except Monday from 8am to 10pm. For reservations, please see our contact page or call us at  (670) 287-4765…..you are sure to get your money’s worth…for additional information, please view our Website.  All major credit cards accepted.

Enjoy Unforgettable tropical dining at the Cafe Bay Restaurant in the world famous Greg Norman Designed Lao Lao Golf Resort

The Cafe Bay Restaurant, situated in the luxurious Lao Lao Bay Golf Resort, offers an incredible fine dining experience, with a wide range of international foods. If you are a golfer, you will enjoy playing your best game ever on the world famous Greg Norman designed Lao Lao Golf Course. Though you will want to shoot for under Par on the course, we can assure you that Cafe Bay definitely ranks above “Par”!

Cajun-Chicken-WrapAll in all, you will have a splendid dining experience, and a meal to remember. In fact, the authentic flavors, spices, and ingredients are so good that you may became emotional while enjoying an unforgettable Cafe Bay lunch or dinner. Sunset Happy Hour is from 5pm to 7pm, while dinner hours for Cafe Bay are from 6pm to 10pm. You will find prices very reasonable. Reservations are suggested. Sunday brunch is served from 11am to 2pm. Cafe Bay also serves a la carte lunch menu daily.

You can also enjoy world class golf at the Greg Norman Designed Lao Lao Golf Resort….

Saipan’s two newest championship courses are spread across the Kagman Peninsula at the Greg Norman Design Lao Lao Golf Resort. The 6,300 yard West Course is a classically designed golf course; bad shots are penalized, but well-placed shots are rewarded with a low score. There are dramatic views and picturesque sceneries for nature lovers. The course offers a variety of challenges to the golfer; amongst our highlights are the breathtaking four consecutive cliff line holes on front 9 in which each possessing its own character and acquiring a unique approach. For information on playing this beautiful course, please contact us today.
For restaurant, hotel or golf reservations, please call 670-236-8888, 670-256-8888, and for additional information, please visit their Website.  All major credit cards accepted.



Enjoy Flavors From Around the World at the Ocean Front Magellan Restaurant on Saipan

The Magellan Restaurant, located in the Pacific Islands Club, offers simply an amazing spread for lunch and dinner. The Magellan is a favorite for all-day family dining, featuring an extravagant buffet for breakfast, lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch. The buffett style restaurant prides itself on a high-end menu that changes daily, complemented by various beer and wine options and an incredible desert area. Come hungry! The Magellan dining room is the largest of Pacific Islands Club’s restaurants, and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner buffet style. An abundance of international cuisine can be found as well as traditional favorites.


“Come over to the Magellan Restaurant and enjoy our array of good food that you won’t find anywhere else”.

Magellan’s International Restaurant – A Surprising Difference You’ll Enjoy


Experience a bona fide tropical taste of life–don’t wait to visit the Magellan Restaurant on the enchanting island of  Saipan. Adios!

Mucho Gusto & Bon Appetit!

We hope you enjoy your visit to   Saipan, and while you’re in Garapan please come to the Magellan Restaurant and enjoy delicious food and great service. For additional information, please go to our Website. For reservations, please call 1-670-234-7976 All major credit cards accepted.

Visit Boka Boka Saipan, a New Family Restaurant on the Enchanting Island of Saipan

Boka Boka Saipan  formally opened on November 17, 2013, and will be catering to residents and tourists looking for Delicious Chamorro Island Food. Boka Boka Restaurant is located on the ground floor of CDA building on Beach Road in San Jose, across the street from the Oleai Beach Bar. We thank you all for your support and continued patronage to local establishments like us!

The owner, Marianne Teregeyo, said they hope to tap into the under served market of residents and tourists looking for Authentic Delicious Chamorro cuisine.

Boka BokaWhat’s been lacking on the island the past couple of years is an honest-to-goodness restaurant that serves Chamorro food to tourists and Marianne Teregeyo says she hopes to fill that void with Boka Boka Saipan.

As its name already suggests, Boka Boka Saipan is a family-friendly restaurant with a large flat screen TV and wifi available for the enjoyment of customers.

Boka Boka Restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner serving Chamorro and local dishes that includes parrot fish, Oxtail soup, Katdun pika, Chicken curry, Waffles, Red rice, Fried chicken, Adobo, Tinala pork, Katdun katni, Katdun shrimp/uhang, Titiyas, Chicken kelaguin and much more. The results has been delicious local dishes with a twist that will satisfy the most discerning taste.

Mucho Gusto & Bon Appetit!

You are welcome you to visit Boka Boka Saipan and promise you will enjoy their delicious Chamorro food and great service. For additional information, please visit their Boka Boka Saipan Website. For reservations, please call them at (670) 235-2652.  Boka Boka Saipan comfortably seats 80 people and is open from Sunday to Saturday, 8am-10pm. All major credit cards accepted.

Welcome to Joe’s Bar & Steakhouse on the Enchanting Island of Saipan

Joe’s Bar & Steakhouse, located on the same Garapan street as the Street Market and the Fiesta and Hyatt hotels, is another popular spot to throw back a few beers. Located across from the Fiesta Resort, this bar was formerly called Remingnton’s, but is now under new ownership. There is a modern clean atmosphere, drinks are good, and there is a pool table.

An elegant bar and restaurant with some of the best food in Saipan, Joe’s Bar & Steakhouse is a hot Happy Hour spot. It’s always full with a stellar crowd, Saipan’s finest, some say. Joe’s Bar & Steakhouse is near the beach and shopping for the tourist to enjoy after a cool beer or delicious meal…..there’s just an intoxicating element to this place.

green-midorie-cocktailJoe’s Bar & Steakhouse features modestly-priced beers, cocktails and a full range of appetizers, fresh salads, delicious fresh fish and tender steak. Always available are daily specials on food and beverages.

We hope you enjoy your visit to  Saipan, and while you’re in Garapan, we welcome you to Joe’s Bar & Steakhouse.  We promise you will enjoy our tropical bar and the delicious American and Chamorro food served with our special island hospitality. For reservations, please call (670) 233-5367, and visit their Joe’s Bar & Steakhouse Website for additional information.  Joe’s Bar & Steakhouse comfortably seats 80 people and is open from Sunday to Saturday, 11am-2pm. Happy Hour Specials: Daily, 5-7. All major credit cards accepted.

Fred-Web-MasterI have designed this website to provide both local residents and vacationing tourists an informative overview of cuisine on this enchanting island. If you are a CNMI resident owning a restaurant on  Saipan or any of the other CNMI islands, you are welcome to advertise your business here on my Island Cuisine Website. There are no advertising fees charged for this service, but I do welcome a small, one time donation be made to my Website Donation account….if you are interested in this service and would like to add your restaurant here, please see our Restaurant Lisings Page, fill in the information form, and we will immediately post your business on the international web for millions of viewers to see….Thank You, Fred Tankersley–HAFA ADAI!!


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