Bahamian cuisine dominates menus in the restaurants of Acklins & Crooked Island, with fresh local seafood items topping the list. Several fine-dining restaurants offer an upscale experience in a tranquil seaside setting. Menus consist of American, Italian and other European dishes. You can also get local specialties like stuffed lobster or lobster chowder in season, chicken with coconut and rice, homemade bread, and a variety of Bahamian desserts. Or choose a more casual setting to enjoy other native dishes for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Local specialties like stuffed crabs and crab soup and dough are a highlight of the annual Acklins Island Regatta and other cultural celebrations.