Restaurants offer a scrumptious variety of menu options for dining out in The Abacos, and you can satisfy your appetite throughout the day and night. A few popular independent restaurants and some resorts in Marsh Harbour, Treasure Cay, and The Cays offer fine dining, usually accompanied by enticing ocean or harbor views. You’ll find classic cuisine from around the world, particularly American and international, infused with distinctive local flavors. Freshly-made conch salad and lobster, in season, also appear on most restaurant menus throughout the islands. Many of the casual eateries, takeaways, and roadside stands offer a different Bahamian special every day, so it would be worth your while to schedule daily stops to sample a number of them. Entrées are usually accompanied by peas and rice and for lunch you might want to try a bowl of peas soup and dumplings. A variety of local delicacies can always be found at any of the annual festivals and homecomings.