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Restaurants

 

The Windsong Restaurant at Calabash Cov

 

Please note our designation system says as much about atmosphere as it does prices.

Inexpensive & casual $

Moderate and an enjoyable setting  $$

Fine dining  $$$

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Antillia Brewing Co.

Rodney Bay Villa

Light fare

(758) 458-0844

$$

The Antillia Brewing Co. is located just off the main road in Rodney Bay Village. Featured are a variety of beers produced on site and served draft style. Open from 11:00 am to 11:00 pm daily, Antillia offers a light fare bar menu that goes perfectly with their brews.

 


The Beach Club 14N 61W

Cotton Bay Resort

International

(758) 456-5700

www.cottonbayvillage.com

$$$

There’s certainly no shortage of tropical ambiance to enhance the dining experience at The Beach Club 14N 61W. Located on the edge of the beach diners are treated to a great vista of the bay and the Atlantic beyond as well as a nearly never-ending cooling breeze courtesy of the trade winds. Serving lunch and dinner The Beach Club menus are varied and complete. Casual/elegant attire is appropriate for dinner.


The Beach Club

Landing’s, Pigeon Island Causeway

International

(758) 458-7300

www.thelandingsstlucia.com

$$$

Located at Landing’s toward the northern part of Rodney Bay, the Beach Club offers open air waterfront ambiance with great views of the bay. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, a Sunday brunch is also featured. The menu features a variety of international and Caribbean influences.

 


Big Chef Steakhouse

Rodney Bay Village

Steaks/Seafood

(758) 450-0210

www.bigchefsteakhouse.com

$$$

Now what would any location be without a good steakhouse? Even an exotic tropical island like Saint Lucia has one – Big Chef Steakhouse. While steaks are their forte, fresh seafood and a variety of other options are available. The atmosphere is comfy and the location very convenient. Big Chef’s tag line pretty much says it all, “Nothing fancy, just good food.”


Blue Monkey Café

Rodney Bay Mall

Local/International

(758) 458-4047

$$

Blue Monkey Café is located at street level on the outside of the Rodney Bay Mall. With its outdoor patio seating it’s the ideal location for people watching while enjoying a meal or snack any time of day. Blue Monkey features local favorites such as rotis, saltfish and bakes and coco tea along with international fare such as soups, wraps and café lattes.


Blue Olive

Rodney Bay Village

Mediterranean

(758) 458-2433

www.chefxavierstlucia.com

$$$

To the delight of its many loyal fans, one of St. Lucia’s best known restaurants, Coal Pot, has opened a sister establishment in the Bay Walk Mall in Rodney Bay. This very chic establishment is located on the second floor with a great view overlooking the area providing an atmosphere equal to the fabulous cuisine being served. Blue Olive is open for lunch and dinner.


Bonne Baguette Bakery

Rodney Bay Mall

French Bakery

(758) 452-0671

$

The Bonne Baguette Bakery is conveniently situated as a sidewalk cafe on the outside of the Rodney Bay Mall. Serving sandwiches and desserts, the outdoor seating is great for people watching.


Boatyard Pub

Rodney Bay Boatyard

Local/international

(758) 452-9940

$$

The Boatyard Pub is one of those well-kept secrets on island. Located on the water in the boatyard, it’s mostly known by yachties (who often arrive by dinghy) and the local boat crowd but the atmosphere and fare would be very appealing to any visitor wanting to experience a little more of the island.


Bosun’s Bar & Bistro

Rodney Bay Marina

Bistro Fare

(758) 348-4190

$$

Bosun’s is a cozy little place overlooking the water in the marina. Sporting a nautical theme and a friendly manner, Bosun’s features gourmet pizzas, burgers, ribs, salads and more. The place is frequented by yachting visitors but is readily accessible and amenable to anyone staying in the north of the island. Open for lunch and dinner, Bosun’s is a pleasurable place to eat, have a drink or just relax.


The Bread Basket

Rodney Bay Marina

Local/Bakery

(758) 452-0647

www.thismenu.com

$$

As a breakfast and lunch favourite, The Bread Basket offers fresh breads, pastries and assorted other goodies besides some very good food. The seating is open air and very comfortable in the midst of Marina’s activity. The friendly staff may just remind you of your favourite little local spot back home.

 


Buzz Seafood & Grill

Rodney Bay Village

International

(758) 458-0450

www.buzzstlucia.com

$$$

Located on Reduit Beach Drive in the Rodney Bay Village, Buzz Seafood & Grill has long been an island favourite. As the latest in her list of very successful restaurants on island over the past 35 years, the owner certainly knows how to provide the total experience that discerning visitors are looking for. Featuring a varied menu from steaks to seafood to vegetarian, everyone will saunter away very well appeased indeed. Buzz is open only for dinner. 


Café Olé

Rodney Bay Marina

International

(758) 452-8726

$$

Café Olé is a very popular eatery with locals and yachties who spend time in the Marina. The seating for dining is open air and affords great views of the inner harbour and the laid back goings-on with all the nautical types. Excellent variety and modest prices make for lots of frequent repeaters. The coffees, pastries and French ice cream are hard to pass up at those in between meal times as well.


Cap Grill

St. Lucia Golf & Country Club

International

(758) 450-8523

www.stluciagolf.com

$$

Located in the new and very well appointed clubhouse at the St. Lucia Golf & Country Club, the Cap Grill is the perfect out of the way spot for a leisurely breakfast or lunch, even if you’re not playing a round of golf. The varied international fare is sure to please every taste – many claim they serve the best burgers anywhere!


Cariblue

Le Sport

International

(758) 450-8551

www.thebodyholiday.com

$$$

As one of the restaurant options at Le Sport resort, Cariblue is open air and located just off the beach. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, the mid-day fare includes Mediterranean, Oriental, Mexican and Italian dishes. As a more elegant dinner setting the menu adds a distinctly French inspiration to its varied personality; the dinner menu changes nightly.


Charlo’s Restaurant and Bar

Gros Islet Village

International

(758) 450-8056

$$

Charlo’s is a quaint little eatery located in the heart of Gros Islet Village that specializes in seafood, steaks, burgers and other international favourites. Charlo’s is opened from 4:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday.


Chic

Royal St. Lucian

Caribbean/International/Asian

(758) 452-9999

www.rexresorts.com

$$$

Located at the Royal St. Lucian hotel, the award winning restaurant continues to be a favourite of visiting and local connoisseurs. With an ambiance that matches its name, Chic strives to offer a superior dining experience using only the finest ingredients available. It also has earned a significant reputation for its dessert and wine offerings as well as its service.


Church’s Chicken

Baywalk Mall

Fast Food

(758) 450-8592

$

This Baywalk Mall is a convenient location for anyone who wants to enjoy a taste of fast food just like back home.


The Cliff

Cap Maison

French West Indian

(758) 457-8681

www.thecliffatcap.com

$$$

When writing about The Cliff, restaurant or bar, it’s difficult to not start with the setting. Perched in rather spectacular fashion on a rocky crag above the sea below, the views alone are well worth the visit. With a menu built around the fresh quality produce available on island, offerings are updated versions of authentic West Indian dishes from the past. Comfortably casual during the day, The Cliff becomes decidedly more elegant when the sun goes down.


Cock Pit Pub

Harmony Suites, Rodney Bay Village

International and Tai & Sushi

(758) 450-2000

www.starfishseafood.com

$$

Located in the Harmony Suites Hotel right off of Reduit Beach Drive, this establishment is an interesting combination of international and oriental fare that was created when two existing restaurants came together. With open air patio seating, breakfast, lunch and dinner are served.


 

Coconutz Cantina

Rodney Bay Village

Pizza & Mexican

(758) 721-9566

$$

Coconutz Cantina sits right in the heart of Rodney Bay Village offering open air dining, nightlife and four pool tables. Open from 5:00 pm to late Coconutz is known for its pizza and burgers.


 

The Cook Up Bar & Grill

Rodney Bay Village

Creole & Caribbean

(758) 458-4225

www.thecookup.net

$

The Cook Up is located right behind the Bay Walk Mall. This neat and friendly open air establishment, which is equally popular as a well-stocked local bar, features excellent regional favorites such as jerk chicken, green fig salad, catch of the day and grilled ribs.


Creole Sandwich Plus

Rodney Bay

French Creole

(758) 724-1845

$$

Creole Sandwich Plus is located on the Gros Islet Highway ½ mile south of the malls. Serving from 9:00 am until late every day but Sunday, the comfortable ambiance includes a small bar and indoor and outdoor deck seating. The menu features a very nice variety of French Creole dishes.


Degrees House of BBQ

Rodney Bay

$$

(758) 458-046

Degrees is located on the main highway across from the Rodney Bay inner harbour not far from the marina. While they do offer some very good BBQ, ribs and chicken, the name is a bit misleading as they also feature a nice variety of sandwiches, wraps, salads with some very enjoyable side dishes. Degrees is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner from 7:30 am to 7:00 pm Monday through Thursday and from 7:30 am to 9:00 on Friday and Saturday. Indoor and outdoor picnic table seating is available.


Del Casa

Rodney Bay Mall

International

$

Del Casa, located in the small food court on the upper level of the Rodney Bay Mall, features sandwiches and light meals.


Delirius

Rodney Bay Village

Bistro/Deli

(758) 451-3354

www.deliriusstlucia.com

$$

Delirius, as a relatively new establishment in the heart of the Rodney Bay Village, has quickly earned a reputation as a trendy eatery with its own distinct character. The lunch menu offers an amazing number of sandwich and salad options that will boggle your decision making processes. For dinner, beef and seafood rules but there are ample choices for those who wish to buck the trend. The available desserts, drinks, and wines complement it all quite well.


D Logarl

Rodney Bay Mall

International

$

D Logarl offers a variety of fast food at the small food court on the upper level of the Rodney Bay Mall.


The Dolphins

Bay Gardens Beach Resort

International

(758) 457-8500

www.baygardensbeachresort.com

$$$

As the dinner option at the Bay Gardens Beach Resort The Dolphins features a full variety of international fare such as pasta, seafood, hearty meats and salads. The bar complements with a very extensive selection of its own. The setting is open air with sea breezes at hand. The Bay Gardens Beach Resort is located on Reduit Beach at the north end of the Rodney Bay Village.


Dominos

Rodney Bay Village

Pizza

(758) 458-0002

$

As Dominos locations go, this one is a winner. In the midst of Rodney Bay Village it is very convenient indeed; and, of course, they deliver if a hard day at the beach makes a short walk out of the question. If you want to have it there, no problem, as ample casual tables dot the pleasant front yard.


Drift Wood Restaurant & Bar

Rodney Bay Village

Local/International

(758) 452-8115

$$$

Drift Wood Restaurant & Bar is the name the new owner of Charthouse, which was for decades hailed one of St. Lucia’s finest. The quality, setting and service are still legendary. Waterside on the inner harbour, you’ll sense you just might be in for a holiday memory gem the moment you walk in. Its fare includes steaks, ribs and seafood; if you don’t have a clear favorite make sure you bring a coin to flip as you may well have a very difficult time deciding from the excellent menu choices.


Elegance Cafe

Gros Islet

Inidan & International

(758) 450-9460

$$

Elegance Cafe is located on the Gros Islet Highway just north of the turn-off into Gros Islet Village. Featuing Indian and what they refer to as ‘International Healthy’ cuisines, Elegance is open from 11:00 am to 9:00 pm every day but Sunday. The seating is very comfortable on an open air patio.


Elena’s Cafe

Rodney Bay Village

Italian Ice Cream & Coffee Shop

(758) 458-0576

$

Elena’s is known by locals for the very best ice creams on the island. Along with gourmet coffees they also offer croissants, ‘toasties’ and bagel sandwiches.


Elena’s Pizzeria

Rodney Bay Marina

Italian & International

$$

(758) 451-0043

Elena’s is located on at the water’s edge on the boardwalk of the Rodney Bay Marina next to its sister cafe that serves a different fare. The fare includes freshly made pizzas, burgers, salads and daily Italian specials. Elena’s Pizzeria is open from 7:00 am to 10:30 pm daily but interestingly, Pizza is not available on Mondays and Pasta not served on Tuesdays.


Fire Grill & Lounge

Rodney Bay Village

Grill/Caribbean

(758) 451-4745

www.foodoverfire.com

$$

The Fire Grill & Lounge is conveniently located on Reduit Beach Drive in the midst of the resorts and hotels in Rodney Bay Village. The grill oriented menu features a full selection of meat and seafood dishes offered Caribbean style. The Fire Grill has a relaxed atmosphere that well complements the food and makes for a perfect spot for an evening drink.


Flavours of the Grill

Gros Islet

Seafood & Grill

(758) 450-9722

$

Serving lunch and dinner every day but Sunday, Flavours of the Grill is in a great location in the heart of Gros Islet Village. Presenting a colourful and quaint local atmosphere, Flavours speacializes in seafood and chicken grill dishes that are offered with standard local sides.


Ginnette’s Place

Monchy

Local & International

(758) 452-9403

$

Located in the quiet village of Monchy not far from the Rodney Bay area, Ginnette’s has long been a favourite of locals but is now also catching on with visitors alike. With both indoor and outdoor seating, Ginnette’s features a nice variety of local and international meals. Ginnette serves breakfast and lunch Monday through Saturday and evening dining on Friday’s as well.


Golden Taste

Gros Islet Village

Local

(758) 519-1322

$

Golden Taste is a nifty spot in the middle of Gros Islet Village that is a great example of the positive development that is going on there. Offering a variety of quality local dishes, Golden Taste is a reason to visit the village at times other than the Friday night street party.


Gravity

Rodney Bay Village

Local & International

(758) 284-5240

$$

Gravity is a poplar nightclub located on the main strip in Rodney Bay Village which also serves a nice selection of local and international favorites for lunch and dinner. Both patio and inside dining are available.


The Great House

Cap Estate

Caribbean

(758) 450-0450

$$$

Located in a restored French plantation house the Great House offers fine cuisine to match the stately and historic atmosphere. Open for lunch Monday through Friday and dinner nightly, the Great House offers Caribbean fare with a bit of French influence in a truly memorable setting.


Guang Znoy Restaurant & Bar

Rodney Bay

Chinese

(758) 458-4361

$$

Just off the beaten tourist path, Guang Zu is an authentic Chinese restaurant that is popular with locals and visitors alike. Simple but pleasant, indoor and balcony seating are available. They also do a very substantial carry-out business if you staying nearby and have a patio or balcony that would be perfect for a cosy private dinner.


The Hairy Clam Bar & Grill

Rodney Bay Village

Local

$

The Hairy Clam Bar & Grill comprises two stand alone typically Caribbean structures located adjacent to Pizza! Pizza! in the heart of the Rodney Bay Village. The bar has a true Lucian rum shop feel and the grill serves a variety of BBQ favorites.


Hangover Sports Bar & Bistro

Rodney Bay Marina

BBQ

(758) 458-4500

$$

Located in the heart of Rodney Bay Village Hang Over is an authentic sports bar featuring pool, dominoes, board games and lots of large flat screen TVs to take in your favorite games. There’s also an upstairs VIP lounge and patio for a little quiet relaxation. Hang Over is open from 2 pm till late every day but Sunday.


High Tide

Bay Gardens Beach Resort

International/Caribbean

(758) 457-8500

www.baygardensbeachresort.com

$$

Located pool side at the Bay Gardens Beach Resort, High Tide offers the perfect setting for casual dining. Featuring a variety of Caribbean and international favourites, the fare is generally on the lighter side, perfect for an active holiday lifestyle. High Tide serves breakfast, lunch and dinner and is a great place to bring the kids.


Il Pappa

Rodney Bay

Pizza/Italian

(758) 452-0282

$$

With an owner who came to Saint Lucia from Rome two decades ago, you can be assured Key Largo is the real thing. Cooked over wood coals in a stone oven, the results are thin-crust pizzas to die for. The menu presents a slew of creative specialty options or you can come up with your own combination from the variety of fresh toppings available. The salads and other authentic Italian dishes will tempt as well. Inside is open air and pleasant and there are covered outdoor tables as well.


Il Teatro

Baywalk Mall, Rodney Bay

Italian

(758) 458-4826

$$

Located in the new Baywalk Mall, Il Teatro bills itself as an Italian steakhouse that also features pasta, pizza and salads. Open daily from 5 pm the restaurant also offers comfortable outdoor seating.


Jacques

Rodney Bay Village

French International

(758) 458-1900

www.jacquesrestaurant.com

$$$

The French chef owner of Jacques has been in Saint Lucia for quite some time first as the Executive Chef at one of the island’s premiere resorts before opening his own establishment over a decade ago. Now located in Rodney Bay Village, Jacques offers fine dining at its best serving a time-tested variety of French and International favourites. Jacques is open for lunch and dinner; reservations are recommended.


Jade Terrace

2 locations – Bay Walk Mall & Gros Islet Highway

Chinese

(758) 452-0374

$$

Jade Terrace, featuring authentic Chinese cuisine and atmosphere, has two locations in the north of the island – the Bay Walk Mall in Rodney Bay Village on the Gros Islet Highway just north of the turn-off to Gros Islet Village. A favorite with both visitors and locals for the excellent food and generous portions, Jade Terrace offers lunch and dinner daily.


Jambe de Bois

Pigeon Island

International/Caribbean

(758) 450-8166

$$

Few would dispute any claims that Jambe de Bois has one of the very best settings on island. Waterfront on Pigeon Island, the open air weathered facility looks out over all of Rodney Bay. There’s even a dock out front if you wish to arrive by boat. Sandwiches, salads and light Caribbean fare are featured.


 

Kee Bees

Rodney Bay Village

International

(758) 458-4313

$$

Kee Bees is located a short distance from the malls on the main Rodney Bay Village road. Open every day but Monday from 4:00 pm to closing, Kee Bees is well known for its nightlife and as a great place to watch sports with its eight flat screens.


 

KoKo Cabana Bistro & Bar

Coco Palm Resort, Rodney Bay Village

Bistro/International

(758) 456-2800

www.coco-resorts.com

$$

The KoKo Cabana Bistro & Bar is located in the heart of Rodney Bay Village at the Coco Palm Resort. With both indoor and poolside deck seating it’s a great place to have a relaxing view of all that’s going on or to join in on the fun. KoKo Cabana serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. Happy Hour and Friday night BBQ are favorites of visitors and locals alike.


La Terrasse

Rodney Bay Village

French

(758) 572-0389

www.laterrassestlucia.com

$$

La Terrasse is located on a quiet short loop off the main village road, Reduit Beach Drive, but it’s well worth making the effort to find this adorable property which is owned and operated by a French chef; need we say more! La Terrasse is open for dinner every day but Tuesday.


L’Epicure

Royal St. Lucian

Local/International

(758) 452-9999

www.rexresorts.com

$$$

Located fully open air adjacent to the beach at the Royal, L’Epicure offers elegant fine dining amidst the relaxed surroundings of a stylish beach resort. The extensive lunch and dinner menus feature both local and international favourites that are certain to make for a bit of a difficult choice for most. L’Epicure also takes pride in its scrumptious dessert offerings that you may find difficult to resist.


Mariners

Rex St. Lucian

International

(758) 452-8351

www.rexresorts.com

$$

Situated deck-style right on Reduit Beach, Mariners is one of the dining options at the Rex St. Lucian resort. Open all day, Mariners offers a very casual atmosphere that features international fare in both a la carté and buffet fashion. A visitor favourite for breakfast and lunch due to its setting which provides a panorama of Rodney Bay, Mariners is also a great option for an informal dinner.


 

Marie’s Fish Shack

Reduit Beach, Rodney Bay Village

Local

(758) 712-9992

$

Marie’s Fish Shack is located on the south end of Reduit Beach in Rodney Bay. Known for dishes such as fish rotis, fish cakes and grilled fish and seafood. Marie’s fare is available for lunch and into the afternoon when the beach is busy.


Marjorie’s

Cas en Bas Beach

Local

(758) 520-0001

$$

Located directly on Cas en Bas Beach adjacent to the Cotton Bay Resort, Marjorie’s offers the ultimate in local ambiance. And with the ever present trade winds whipping in over the sea, guest comfort is assured. Marjorie’s features fresh seafood, BBQ and a variety of local side dishes for lunch and dinner.


 

Matthew’s Restaurant & Bar

Bay Walk Mall, Rodney Bay Village

International

$$

(758) 572-0202

Matthew’s is located in the middle of Rodney Bay Village on the main road just behind the malls. Open daily from 11:00 am, brunch, lunch, dinner and late night treats are available. Matthew’s is best known for its burger but also serves a nice variety of international favorites.

 

 


Memories of Hong Kong

Rodney Bay Village

Cantonese

(758) 452-8218

$$$

Memories of Hong Kong is located on Reduit Beach Drive in Rodney Bay Village. Its Cantonese and other oriental dishes are as authentic as the plush interior décor providing a dining option that visitors and locals have favoured for well over a decade. The open air lounge in the front is also an inviting spot for a drink and appetizer.


Merlene’s, The Lawn Place

Monchy Village

Local

(758) 450-7891

$

Not far from Rodney Bay lies the rather laid back and friendly community of Monchy where visitors to the island are always welcome. Just beyond the main intersection in the village you’ll find Merlene’s,The Lawn Place, a local eatery that is very much worth sampling. Tasty local food at a great price is the credo here with an always changing menu that features pork, lamb, fish and chicken along with ‘ground provisions’, a variety of sides that are staples of the local diet. Seating options include several picnic tables in the side yard. Rest assured, Merlene will take good care of you.


The Naked Fisherman Beach Bar & Grill

Cap Maison

International

$$$

(758) 450-8517

The Naked Fisherman is located on a beautiful small beach below the main part of the Cap Maison resort. The place is very rustic with an authentic thatched roof and open air ambiance it is the perfect image of a laid back Caribbean beach bar and restaurant. The grill fare includes BBQ, steaks and fresh seafood. The Naked Fisherman is open for lunch and dinner daily.


Ocean Club

Rodney Bay Marina

International

(758) 452-0351

www.theocstlucia.com

$$

Located waterfront in the Rodney Bay Marina, Ocean Club is a very comfortable spot for food and drinks amid the daily goings on in this very popular location. Offering an extensive menu which is billed as international with a Caribbean twist, Ocean Club is open for lunch and dinner and is getting very well known for its generous portions and comfort food specialties.


The Oriental

Rex St. Lucian

Asian/Chinese/Indian/Thai

(758) 452-8351

www.rexresorts.com

$$$

The Oriental, located just off the main lobby of the Rex St. Lucian resort, provides a very luxurious atmosphere in which to enjoy truly fine far-eastern dining. The variety the menu offers in the various food styles insures there will be something to please everyone. Space is limited so reservations are required.


Piano Piano

Cotton Bay Village

Mediterranean

(758) 456-5700

www.cottonbayvillage.com

$$$

Piano Piano is an upscale eatery located at Cotton Bay Village on Cas en Bas beach. Coupled with its chic Champagne bar, Piano Piano presents a style that’s elegant and smart. The food is Mediterranean inspired with clear influences coming from the Caribbean and the locally grown organic produce that is integral in the dishes. Piano Piano also touts their selections of desserts to round out the experience.


Pizza! Pizza!

Rodney Bay Village

Pizza

(758) 452-8252

$$

If you have young children this place is truly a no brainer. Featuring an extensive playground with a variety of apparatus for climbing, bouncing and all-around great fun, you’ll be adored for choosing Pizza! Pizza!. And, of course, the pizza is great as well so everyone will eventually depart happy. There’s causal open air seating inside and picnic tables at the water’s edge to choose from. Located in the very heart of the Rodney Bay Village, Pizza! Pizza! is a convenient and tasty choice indeed.


Pizzeria Napoli

Baywalk Mall, Rodney Bay Village

Italian

$$

(758) 458-0666

Pizzeria Napoli is located in the midst of the flurry of activity on the outside of the Baywalk Mall with patio dining to take it all in. Featured are freshly made Italian pizzas, pastas and meat and vegetarian dishes. Pizzeria Napoli serves lunch from noon to 3:00 daily and dinner from 6:00 pm till late.


Prudee’s House of Roti

Gros Islet

Rotis

$

Prudee’s has been very popular with locals for a long time. Located on the Gros Islet Highway just north of the turn-off to Gros Islet Village, the attraction is rotis, an Indian inspired dish that is very popular through out the southern Caribbean. Consisting of a thick curry seasoned stew with potato and a varity of vegetables, you can choose from chicken, beef, seafood and vegetarian. On Fridays BBQ favorites are also featured. Prudee’s is mostly a carry-out establishment but there are a few open air tables available for those who wish to take in the local ambiance.


Razmataz

Rodney Bay Village

Tandoori Indian

(758) 452-9800

www.razmatazstlucia.com

$$$

A staunch contributor to the variety of dining options offered in Saint Lucia, Razmataz has been dazzling palates with its flavourful Tandoori fare for many years. The menu is diverse and extensive with all items being authentically created from the freshest ingredients available. Dishes are cooked to order to allow you to select your level of ‘spiciness’; be conservative or daring, it’s your choice. Either way the blend of exotic flavours that Tandoori cooking is known for is sure to delight. The colourful décor matches the fare rounding out the total experience. Razmataz is located on Reduit Beach Drive.


Renato’s Restaurant

Rodney Bay

Italian

(758) 452-7196

$$

Billed as ‘Fast.Fresh.Italian.’, Renato’s is small cozy spot with 3 indoor and 2 outdoor tables that is open for breakfast and lunch from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Saturday along with dinner on Saturday evening from 6:00 to 9:30 pm. The menu features baguettes, omlettes, lasagna and a variety of pastas.


 

Rituals Diner

Bay Walk Mall

Coffee Shop/International

(758) 458-3089

$$

Rituals has brought a classic American 50’s diner to St. Lucia. Located at the Bay Walk Mall in Rodney Bay Village, the decorum and tableside juke boxes are truly authentic. Open from 8:00 am till late daily, Rituals Diner offers a very extensive breakfast menu and a good variety of burgers, specialty sandwiches and pizza for lunch and dinner.


Rituals Sushi

Rodney Bay Marina

Chinese & Sushi

(758) 458-4344

$$

The operators of the chain of coffee shops located island wide have now gone Chinese. Located near the water in the marina, Rituals Sushi offers a very cosy and authentic oriental atmosphere. While Sushi is the specialty the menu also offers a very nice variety of Chinese dishes. Rituals Sushi is open from 11:00 am to 10:00 pm Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday and 11:00 to 11:00 Friday and Saturday.


Spice of India

Bay Walk Mall

Indian Cuisine

(758) 458-4243

www.spiceofindiastlucia.com

$$

Spice of India celebrates the ancient traditions of Indian cooking in a tasteful setting within the island’s most modern mall facility. The open kitchen setting allows diners to watch the chefs in action in Tandoori fashion. Spice of India serves lunch and dinner daily.


Spices

Bay Gardens Hotel

International/Local

(758) 452-8060

www.baygardenshotel.com

$$

Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, Spices offers a great variety of options all day long whether you want to go light or prefer a more substantial meal. Salads, rotis and sandwiches headline the lunch favourites with seafood and meats dominating the dinner menu.


Spinnakers

Rodney Bay Village

International

(758) 452-8491

www.spinnakersbeachbar.com

$$

Talk about a location, Spinnakers sits right on Reduit Beach, the island’s most popular. As would be expected, the place has an upscale beach hut ambiance and a little sand on the floor is no problem. Lunch offerings at Spinnakers include sandwiches, salads and a variety of lighter meals befitting the beach bar atmosphere. When the sun goes down the fare features fresh fish and other seafood delicacies and a variety of hearty meat dishes. Rest assured the portions are sizeable and the service Saint Lucian friendly.


Subway

Rodney Bay Mall

Fast Food

(758) 450-0135

$

Located at the Rodney Bay Mall, Subway is a convenient fast food option for those looking for a quick sandwich during a day of play or shopping. For those familiar with the Subway chain, you can count on the menu and the quality to be essentially the same as you are used to. There are a couple of picnic tables out front that make for good people watching while you eat.


Tao

The Body Holiday at Le Sport

East & West

(758) 452-8551

www.thebodyholiday.com

$$$

When Tao opened its doors several years back it generated plenty of buzz as a special place to dine. Having garnered numerous international awards and heaps of accolades since, clearly the hype was for real. The cuisine is a fusion of east and west encompassing a full spectrum of styles and ingredients. As in the philosophy of Tao, harmony is indeed achieved. The elegant atmosphere is likewise completely in sync making for a truly memorable dining experience.


Tapas on the Bay

Rodney Bay Village

Spanish

(758) 451-2433

www.bigchefsteakhouse.com

$$

Tapas on the Bay is operated by Big Chef Steakhouse and is located just behind the main restaurant. Featuring a Spanish Tapas menu, this establishment is a nice addition to the array of fare available in the busy Rodney Bay area.


Tori Sushi

Baywalk Mall, Rodney Bay

Sushi/Japanese

(758) 452-0261

$$

Located in the Baywalk Mall at the entrance to Rodney Bay, Torii Sushi features sushi and Japanese grill favourites. Outdoor seating is also available.


Trios

Bay Gardens Beach Resort, Rodney Bay Village

Caribbean Fusion

(758) 457-8500

www.baygardensbeachresort.com

$$

Adding elegance and creative new cuisine directions to its resort family offerings, Trios features an inspired fusion menu that is getting noticed and garnering excellent reviews for its new interpretations of regional favourites. A very cosy bar is to be enjoyed as well.


Wings-N-Things

Rodney Bay Village

Wings & Bar Snacks

(758) 451-8200

$

Wings-N-Things is located on the gound floor of a small business center located between The Lime and Pizza! Pizza! on the short Rodney Bay waterfront loop road. It is an intimate and cozy bar that specializes in delicious cocktails and a variety of freshly prepared wings. Open from noon to late every day but Sunday.


Zaika the Taste

Rodney Bay Marina

Indian & International

$$$

(758) 459-2452

 

The main fare focus of Zaika the Taste is East Indian, for which they offer great variety, but they also feature a well-chosen modest variety of International grill and pasta favorites providing options for everyone’s taste. Zaika is open for lunch and dinner daily with a well-appointed open air atmosphere just off the water of the inner harbor.


Castries North

Beach Facilities

Vigie Beach

Local

(758) 452-5494

$

Beach Facilities is one of the most interesting local eateries on island. It’s located beach front on the Vigie Beach near the north end of the G.F.L. Charles Airport. The lunch-only eatery, which is open air and certainly not fancy, doesn’t even have a sign out front; it doesn’t have to. Beach Facilities is the restaurant of choice for many government and business leaders for a power lunch to get things done Lucian style. Portions are very generous and the varied local fare meets the quality the clientele demands.


Brown Sugar Restaurant & Bar

Vigie Cove, Castries

Local/International

(758) 458-1931

$$

The Brown Sugar Restaurant & Bar is a charming open air establishment sitting waterside in the Vigie Cove section of Castries Harbour. Their tasty variety of offerings include lamb, fresh fish, chicken, steaks and burgers. Brown Sugar serves lunch and dinner every day but Monday.


Coal Pot

Vigie Cove

Mediterranean

(758) 452-5566

www.coalpotrestaurant.com

$$$

The Coal Pot has long been an institution in Saint Lucia. Located on the water’s edge in Vigie Cove near the airport, the setting really is quite special. Very popular for a casual lunch or an elegant dinner, reservations are wise. The husband and wife owners team up beautifully to insure an all around great experience. Her colourful Caribbean artwork and genuinely friendly manner sets the ambiance while his dishes and creativity dazzles the palate.


Cook Up

Marisule

Creole & Caribbean

The Cook Up is located right on the Gros Islet Highway in Marisule just a couple miles south of Rodney Bay. This neat and friendly open air establishment, which is equally popular as a well-stocked local bar, features excellent regional favourites such as jerk chicken, green fig salad, catch of the day and grilled ribs.


Dominos

Cineplex, Choc

Pizza

(758) 458-0011

$

It was a nice addition indeed when Dominos opened a location in the new Cineplex as locals and visitors can conveniently enjoy a pizza before or after taking in a movie. As with the main location in Rodney Bay, the pizza is authentic Dominos and the service is friendly and efficient.


Dragonfly

Windjammer Landing Villa Beach Resort & Spa

Caribbean/Asian

(758) 456-9000

www.windjammer-landing.com

$$$

Always seeking to enhance the total experience offered to their loyal guests, Windjammer Landing’s newest restaurant, Dragonfly, offers fine dining in an outstanding setting. Offering a fusion of Caribbean and Asian cuisines, Dragonfly works hard at featuring only the freshest of ingredients in a menu that is constantly evolving accordingly. Their Sunday brunch is also a favourite.


Elena’s

Cineplex, Choc

Italian Ice Cream & Coffee Shop

Elena’s is known by locals for the very best ice creams on the island. Along with gourmet coffees they also offer croissants, ‘toasties’ and bagel sandwiches.


Embers

Windjammer Landing Villa Beach Resort & Spa

Grill

(758) 456-9000

www.windjammer-landing.com

$$

As an on the beach eatery serving lunch only, Embers features grilled fare that keeps it tasty but light for guests in the middle of an active day. Casual attire is perfectly in order as you take in the activity going on all around while enjoying a delicious sandwich or tangy salad. Finish lunch off with a cooling specialty cocktail and you’ll be back to fun well sustained and ready to go.


Flamboyant Restaurant

East Winds Inn

Caribbean/International

(758) 452-8212

www.eastwinds.com

$$$

Quiet and unassuming, the East Winds Inn is certainly one of the island’s most beautiful and refined properties. Amid the lush surroundings just off the resort’s idyllic beach, is the Flamboyant Room, the resort’s equally graceful restaurant. The chefs have worked hard to provide the creative and quality dining experience demanded. In the evening, the setting is marvellous with optional private seating in a few small gazebos for a special occasion.


Friend’s Café & Patisserie

Vigie

French/Caribbean

(758) 458-1335

$

Located on the Vigie peninsula in the same historic building that houses the French Embassy, Friend’s is a popular breakfast and lunch restaurant. Fresh pastries and varied breakfasts including continental and full-English options are accompanied by fresh local fruits, juices and coffees. Lunches feature baguette sandwiches, fresh salads and light Caribbean favourites. The atmosphere is cosy and café friendly.


Jammer’s Bar

Windjammer Landing Villa Beach Resort & Spa

Fast Food

(758) 456-9000

www.windjammer-landing.com

$$

Located adjacent to the beach this open air facility is the casual lunch or dinner

favourite for Windjammer’s guests. Family friendly, it’s really a fun place to be. Featuring a variety of international and local á la carte choices, Jammer’s is sure to please everyone. If you haven’t tried a local roti, this is the spot. The cocktail and wine lists are also very extensive and the bartenders are prone to showing off their talents.


Laurel’s Restaurant

Bois D’Orange

Local

(758) 452-8547

$

Located along the road to Windjammer Landing, Laurel’s has been one of Saint Lucia’s most popular local restaurants for a long time. Very popular as well with visitors, Laurel has a reputation for presenting some of the best local cuisine on island. The place is very relaxed with indoor and outdoor seating; the bar can also make for a good time if you are out and about in the area.


Lotus

Gabelwoods Mall Food Court, Sunny Acres

Chinese Fast Food

$

Lotus offers simple Chinese fare fast-food style for locals and visitors doing a little shopping at the mall located a short distance north of Castries along the main highway. Plenty of food-court seating is available.


Papa Don’s Tavern

Windjammer Landing Villa Beach Resort & Spa

Italian/Mediterranean

(758) 456-9000

www.windjammer-landing.com

$$

As yet another stylish and thoroughly enjoyable dining option at Windjammer, Papa Don’s is perched amid the greenery on a hillside overlooking the heart of he resort with the Caribbean in the background. The Mediterranean decorum provides a spot on atmosphere for the pasta, specialty pizzas and other regional fare.


Reflections Restaurant, Auberge Seraphine

Vigie Cove

International/Caribbean

(758) 453-2073

www.aubergeseraphine.com

$$

Located at the Caribbean-quaint hotel of the same name in Vigie Cove off the Castries Harbour, the Auberge Seraphine Restaurant is a delightful locale for a relaxing meal. Very popular for breakfast, lunch and dinner, the open air ambiance and tasty dishes make for a very enjoyable experience.


Rituals

Cineplex, Choc

Coffee Shop/International

(758) 450-3469

www.ritualscoffeehouse.com

$

Rituals offers five locations including both airports. Their store at the Cineplex in Choc is very cosy with spacious seating including lots of over-stuffed chairs for relaxed gourmet coffee enjoyment. For a coffee shop the menu is amazingly expansive offering loads of fresh pastries, salads, sandwiches and pasta favourites. The service is always friendly and efficient.


Seaview Restaurant

Sans Souci

Local

(758) 451-6690

$

As a very popular lunch-only local eatery, Seaview is a staple for many in the Castries area. Located just across from the runway of the airport in the north, it is an easy place to find and to enjoy true local fare at its best. Serving Rotis and a variety of meals with all the customary sides, the menu is modified a bit daily to make it interesting for the locals. The open air seating is comfortable and service very friendly.


Substation

Gabelwoods Mall Food Court, Sunny Acres

Local Fast Food

$

Substation offers a variety of local lunch items including rotis and meals. Plenty of food-court seating is available for a quick but relaxing lunch.


Sun Roof

Bois D’Orange

Chinese

(758) 452-9256

$

Located along the main highway leading to the north of the island, Sun Roof serves traditional Chinese fare for lunch and dinner. While a veryy comfortable indoor atmosphere is available, the cizy patio appeals to many as you can take in the activity in the area.


The Upper Deck

Windjammer Landing Villa Beach Resort & Spa

Seafood

(758) 456-9000

www.windjammer-landing.com

$$$

Located at Windjammer Landing the Upper Deck fulfils the promise of the nautical motif with a variety of seafood choices that are likely to make for a challenging selection process. Steaks and kabobs may also enter into the fray but whatever you decide, expect to be pleased. The Upper Deck is only open for dinner and offers a children’s menu as well.


The Wharf Restaurant & Bar

Choc Beach

Seafood/Local

(758) 450-4844

$

The Wharf is truly an enjoyable option for a bit of local dining and liming. Located smack on the water in the midst of Choc beach, you can dine on the deck overlooking the sea or inside with its comfy Caribbean feel. Three-course lunch specials are offered daily and there’s plenty of variety on the dinner menu. With a very nice beach just out the side door, The Wharf can be part of a full day of holiday fun and is great for kids. It’s also an excellent place to watch the sunset.


Windsong Restaurant

Calabash Cove

International

(758) 456-3500

www.calabashcove.com

$$$

Located at the Calabash Cove resort in Marisule, Windsong offers a fabulous setting for enjoyable dining any time of day. Overlooking the pool, beach and adjacent Caribbean the very open air modern ambiance sets the mood for a relaxed experience with the menus offering great variety of international fare for every meal.

Castries

The Balcony Restaurant & Bar

Local

(758) 458-3663

$

The Balcony Restauarant & Bar is located in the heart of Castries on Brazil Street just a short distance from the square. Featuring a very nice selection of local favorites, The Balcony is open from 8:00 am to 7:00 serving breakfast and lunch every day but Sunday.


Burger King

Fast Food

(758) 458-2518

$

This Burger King location is just across the street from one of the Duty Free Shopping facilities in the heart of the capital making it a convenient stop should you develop a taste for some fast food if you venture into the city or step off a cruise ship.


Burger Plus

Fast Food

(758) 452-7018

$

This is the local version of a fast food burger (and much more) place. Check it out if you’d like to see how it’s done Saint Lucian style.


Caribbean Pirates

La Place Carenage

Caribbean

(758) 452-1621

www.caribbeanpiratesrestaurant.com

$$

Operated by one of the better known local chefs, Caribbean Pirates offers a wide range of regional favourites. Located upstairs in the La Place Carenage Duty Free Shopping complex in Castries, seating is on an open air deck that overlooks the harbour.


Chinatown Food Court

Chinese & Local

(758) 453-2206

$

Chinatown can be found right in the middle of Bridge Street, one of the cities main thoroughfares. With a very neat and quasi-Oriental interior, it is a comfortable place with an interesting mix of authentic Chinese and local meals.


Church’s Chicken

Fast Food

(758) 450-8592

$

This international fast food favourite also has a location on Wm. Peter Boulevard in the heart of town.


Golden Harvest

Chinese

(758) 454-6655

$

In the past few years Saint Lucia has seen a modest proliferation of Chinese owned and operated restaurants, and this is one of them. If you feel for tasty modestly priced Chinese food, you won’t be disappointed.


Hardest Hard Restaurant & Bar

Local

(758) 452-4047

$

If you’d like to try a verifiable local establishment, this is it. A very popular local bar and restaurant – especially for lunch – Hardest Hard serves excellent local food. Its open air and you can count on the place to be friendly and welcoming.


K’s Lounge

Local

(758) 458-1540

$$

K’s Lounge, located on Jeremie Street in the heart of Castries, is a popular local bar that offers afternoon liming and nightlife on a daily basis including Poetry Night, Jazz Saturday afternoon and Country & Western Night. Tasty local meals and snacks are served for lunch and dinner daily.


Kentucky Fried Chicken

Fast Food

(758) 452-6444

$

Should you get the urge for finger lickin’ chicken while doing a bit of sightseeing in Castries there are two KFC locations in town.


Kimlan’s

Local

(758) 452-1136

$

Located just across the street from the Derek Walcott Square, Kimlan’s has an excellent reputation for local food.


Pam’s Place

Local

(758) 451-5617

$

Located on the main road on the south side of Morne Fortune in Goodlands, Pam’s Place is a well known local spot serving good local food and drinks.


Pasta & Pastry

Italian

(758) 452-7196

$

Pasta & Pastry is tucked into an alley just across the street from the La Place Carenage Duty Free Shopping Complex. The menu is true Italian – the only one in town – and has served to broaden the tastes of locals for several years now. Comfy and neat, Pasta & Pastry also attracts visitors doing a little sightseeing and shopping in Castries.


Rituals

Blue Coral Mall

Coffee Shop/International

(758) 450-8592

www.ritualscoffeehouse.com

$

Rituals offers five locations including both airports. This store in the heart of Castries is a favourite of locals and visitors for both dining and gourmet coffee enjoyment. For a coffee shop the menu is amazingly expansive offering loads of fresh pastries, salads, sandwiches and pasta favourites. The service is always friendly and efficient.


Sea Town

Chinese

(758) 453-2016

$

Another of the authentic Chinese restaurants, Sea Town offers the usual full variety of dishes with friendly and efficient service.


Subway

Blue Coral Mall

Fast Food

(758) 450-0136

$

Located at the new Blue Coral Mall, Subway is a convenient fast food option for those looking for a quick sandwich during a day of play or shopping. You can count on the menu and the quality to be essentially the same as you are used to.


Sugar & Spice

Castries Central Market

Local

(758) 451-7856

$

Sugar & Spice is tucked away in the very middle of the Castries Central Market. With a fresh fish market next door it’s not at all surprising that the menu is dominated by seafood but there really is great variety should you feel for another popular local dish. This is also one of the only places around that offers crayfish, a local favourite from the past.

Marigot Bay – Anse La Raye – Canaries

Bayside Café

Capella Marigot Bay

International

$$$

(758) 458-5300

The Bayside Café in the Marina Village is ideal for a relaxing breakfast on the waterfront deck and patio with a menu that offers traditional continental dishes along with authentic Saint Lucian favorites such as salt fish, plantains, and cocoa tea. The fare for the duration of the day is casual and fun to fit into an active Caribbean day. There’s also a Grab-and-Go counter that allows those in a hurry pickup freshly prepared snacks, sandwiches, drinks, and homemade ice creams.


Benny’s Tropical Dream

West Coast Road, Anse La Raye

Creole/Local

(758 458-3617

$

Benny’s is located on the West Coast Road on  the north side of Anse La Raye. With both indoor and outdoor seating, it is a neat and colourful restaurant and bar that has developed a following with discernable locals and yachties who visit St. Lucia regularly. Serving high quality local dishes, Benny’s is a great stop for lunch while sightseeing in the south or dinner if you are seeking a most enjoyable local experience.


 

Chateau Mygo

Marigot Bay

East Indian/Local

(758) 451-4772

www.chateaumygo.com

$$

With its simple Caribbean charm and its dining area located over the water, Chateau Mygo offers the kind of atmosphere people come to a tropical island to enjoy. It’s a very popular place with yachties, locals and Marigot Bay’s tourist visitors and a downright fun place to be. Chateau Mygo has an excellent reputation for its food which is basically local fare done with East Indian flair.


Doolittle’s

Marigot Beach Club

Caribbean/Seafood/Mediterranean

(758) 451-4974

www.marigotbeachclub.com

$$

Doolittle’s got its name from being on the site of filming of the original Dr. Doolittle movie with Rex Harrison. On the north side of Marigot Bay, you have to take a short ferry ride to get there, which adds to experience and provides a bit of sightseeing. All open air and on the water, Doolittle’s extensive tasty options make for an all around enjoyable dining experience anytime of day.


The Grill at 14º61º

Capella Marigot Bay

International

$$$

(758) 458-5300

Named in recognition of Marigot Bay’s latitude and longitude, The Grill at 14⁰61⁰ is Capella’s signature restaurant and is perched on the hillside giving great views of beautiful Marigot Bay below. The decorum is casual and comfortable with both indoor and open air seating available. The Grill at 14⁰61⁰ serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily with dinner featuring grill and seafood fare.


JD’s Mangrove

Marigot Bay

Local

(758) 572-5572

$$

JD’s Mangrove is nestled into the mangrove swamp thicket at the east end of the bay providing a great view of this charming harbour, particularly at night with the lights shimmering over the calm water. The fare is a local take on many international favorites. JD’s serves lunch and dinner daily. You can get there via a very scenic raised walk way through the mangroves which starts near JJ’s Paradise Resort or by the Marigot Bay ferry.


JJ’s

Marigot Bay

Seafood/Local

(758) 451-4076

www.jj-paradise.com

$

Located on the hill top overlooking the bay, JJ’s is a comfortable spot for a good local meal or some fresh seafood done Lucian style. It’s also a good spot for some local nightlife.


Julietta’s

Marigot Bay

Caribbean

(758) 458-3224

www.juliettasstlucia.com

$$

Located on the top of the hill overlooking magnificent Marigot Bay, Julietta’s boasts one of the best views around. Featuring a very comfortable atmosphere, Julietta’s is an excellent option for quality local dining for lunch or dinner.


Kai Manje

Ti Kaye Village

Caribbean/International

(758) 456-8105

www.tikaye.com

$$

Perched cliff-side overlooking the Caribbean, Kai Manje has a fabulous open air setting for dining any time of day. Serving a variety of Caribbean and international options, Kai Manje starts with fresh seasonal fruits and vegetables seeking to create dishes with inspiration and style. There’s also an environmentally controlled wine room with a very extensive selection to enhance the experience.


Rainforest Hideaway

Marigot Bay

Fusion/International/Caribbean

(758) 451-4485

www.rainforesthideaway.com

$$$

One of Saint Lucia’s most popular and highly regarded establishments, Rainforest Hideaway offers a fine dining experience like no other around. The setting alone, especially after dark, is magnificent. Located on the north side of Marigot Bay, you have to take a boat from the south side ferry dock to get there (not a problem at all).  Underwater lighting sets the mood for the excellent fare, which changes regularly in tune with the very freshest ingredients procured on a daily basis. The bar is a great place to hang out after dinner; you won’t be in any hurry to leave.


Rowley’s

Marigot Bay Marina Village

Cafe & French Bakery

(758) 451-4275

$

Rowley’s is located dockside in the courtyard of the Marina Village complex and features an excellent outdoor seating venue that is pure Caribbean. You can watch all the boat activity while enjoying breakfast, lunch or a light dinner. Sandwiches made with their fresh baked breads, pastries and tempting desserts lead the fare.


The Rum Cave

Capella Marigot Bay

International

$$$

(758) 458-530

Inspired by the Caribbean’s colonial rum distilleries, the authentic cellar design of the Rum Cave is a perfect setting for the most popular tropical island spirits. Also offered are a nice variety of beers, wines, single-malt whiskeys, and handcrafted specialty cocktails. The menu features grill favorites, sandwiches, pasta and seafood. The Rum Cave is open for lunch and dinner with live music most evenings.


Ti Manje Beach Bar & Grill

Ti Kaye Village

International Grill

(758) 456-8105

www.tikaye.com

$$

Ti Manje is Ti Kaye Village’s new option for casual lunch dining. Located on Anse Cochon beach, the atmosphere and setting are perfect Caribbean. The fare consists of baguettes, burgers, salads and a nice array of other grilled options. You can get there from Ti Kaye or by boat. Keep in mind that Anse Cochon is one of the island’s premier snorkeling sites if you want to make a day of it.


Urice’s

Anse La Raye

Local

$

Urice’s is a simple but neat small local restaurant right on the main road in the middle of the village of Anse La Raye. Offering a more extensive menu than most local restaurants, Urice’s serves a variety of tasty dishes. As testimony to the quality, Urice’s booth at the famous Seafood Friday street party in Anse La Raye is one of the crowd favourites.

Soufriere

Alleyne’s

Soufriere

Local

(758) 716-5208

$

Located on the corner by Soufíere’s town square and the Catholic Church, Alleyne’s serves tasty rotis and other local standards. Mainly a lunch spot, modest seating is available and the staff is friendly and efficient.


Apsara

Anse Chastanet Resort

Indian/Caribbean Fusion

(758) 459-7000

www.ansechastanet.com

$$$

Since its inception, Absara has generated much enthusiasm for its style and creative fare. Open for dinner only, a section of the open air beach restaurant at the famous Anse Chastanet Resort is transformed into a more intimate setting befitting an East Indian dining experience. The creative menu melds Caribbean ingredients into the Indian style. In keeping with that style, courses are presented at a relaxed pace to insure full enjoyment of the combination of bold flavours presented. Reservations are a must.


Archie’s Creole Pot

Soufriere

Local

(758) 284-4527

$

Archie’s is located on the main street passing through town. There’s a rum shop in the front and a comfortable restaurant in the rear serving rotis and local meals with chicken, lamb, pork and fish. Archie’s is a good place to mingle with locals, yachties and visitors from local guest houses and resorts.


Bayside Bar & Grill

Sugar Beach Resort

Caribbean/International

(758) 456-8000

www.viceroyhotelsandresorts.com/sugarbeach

$$

The Bayside Bar & Grill is located on Jalousie beach, a spectacular location between the world famous Pitons. It offers casual open air dining for lunch or dinner. The menus are extensive and include plenty of grill favourites. Buffets are offered a couple of nights each week and live entertainment regularly enhances the mood.


The Beacon

Colombette, Soufriere

Local

(758) 715-8126

$

The Beacon is perched on the mountain overlooking the town of Soufriere and the Pitons from the north making it a popular stop along the main road just for its sightseeing. Open daily from 7:00 am to 4:00 pm, local breakfasts and lunches can be enjoyed while taking in the magnificent views.


Big Stone

Zenon, Soufriere

Local

(758) 384-6032

$

Just east of Soufriére as you head into the rain forest, you’ll find the quiet community of Zenon, an unlikely place to find a restaurant like Big Stone. Spacious and comfortable, Big Stone offers excellent local dishes with the rotis and fresh fish prepared any way you want it. Everyone there is friendly and welcoming. Big Stone serves lunch and dinner.


The Big Yard

Soufriere

Local

(758) 486-2060

$

You have to see this place to believe it. The main seating area is inside as part of their local bar and night spot. Much of the place has a partial roof consisting of an extensive web of vines complete with roots dangling everywhere. Visitors love the atmosphere. The food is some of the best local fare around with chicken and pork on the BBQ filling the place with an irresistible smell. The full fare is available only at lunch with only BBQ offered into the evening.


Boucan

Hotel Chocolat, Soufriere

Cacao Cuisine

(758) 457-1624

www.thehotelchocolat.com

$$$

Boucan features what they describe as their own exclusive Cacao Cuisine which makes extensive use of the high quality cocao grown on the estate of which Hotel Chocolat is a part. The cocao is used in subtle ways in numerous main course dishes; of course, it is the star of the show when it’s time for dessert. Seafood and other international fare is also available along with salads featuring produce also grown on the estate. Boucan is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.


The Cabin Restaurant

New Development, Soufriere

Local/International

(758) 457-1418

$$$

The Cabin Restaurant, located about a half a mile from Soufriere waterfront town center, features both indoor and open air deck seating along with a small but comfortable bar. Offering local dishes such as rotis, burgers and other international options, The Cabin is open daily from 9:00 am serving breakfast, lunch and dinner.


 

Captain Hook’s

West Coast Road, Soufriere

Local

(758) 459-7365

$

Captain Hook’s offers quality local fare in a neat and comfortable setting. Local food with the standard sides including ground provisions and salad is their speciality but burgers and chicken and chips are also popular. Captain Hook’s is a favourite of yachties who anchor their sailboats just across the street along Hummingbird Beach.


Club Whispers Restaurant & Bar

Soufriere

Local

(758) 459-7289

$

As part of a large nightclub Club Whispers offers a very nice open air ambiance next to the Soufriere River. Quality local fare is available for lunch and dinner.


The Cocoa Pod

Fond Doux Estate

Creole

(758) 459-7545

www.fonddouxestate.com

$

Located at the equally historic and charming Fond Doux Estate, The Cocoa Pod is a very relaxing venue for breakfast and lunch serving very tasty local Creole favourites.


Dasheene

Ladera Resort

International/Creole

(758) 459-7323

www.ladera.com

$$$

If you’re after the ultimate setting for a special dining experience, look no further. Located at the world famous Ladera Resort, Dasheene is perched high on the ridge between the Pitons. The views from the open air dining room and lounge are truly spectacular. Add to this the cuisine of the renowned Chef Orlando, you can count on Caribbean dining at its finest.


Deja Vu

Excelsior Plaza

Local/Creole

(758) 459-5188

$

Deja Vu is one of the most popular local restaurants in Soufriere being located in the plaza directly across the town square. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner every day but Sunday, Deja Vu is also known for its ice cream and milkshakes. While there is very ample comfortable seating, Deja Vu also provides very efficient take-out service.


Fedo’s

New Development, Soufriere

Local

(758) 459-5220

$

Fedo’s, open daytime only, is a very neat and clean local eatery featuring a variety of local favourites; Fedo’s is particularly known for their rotis. Portions are plentiful and the service is beyond the local standards. Fedo’s is located in a residential area just out of the main part of town but any local, or the sign’s, can direct you.


Great Room

Sugar Beach Resort

International Caribbean Fusion

(758) 456-8000

www.viceroyhotelsandresorts.com/sugarbeach

$$$

The Great Room is the fine dining option at the Jalousie Plantation. The menu is varied and extensive incorporating the finest local ingredients into the international fare. The air conditioned room is elegantly appointed and appropriate attire is required.


Hummingbird Restaurant

Hummingbird Beach Resort

French Creole

(758) 459-7232

www.nvo.com/pitonresort/stlucia

$$

Located adjacent to the beach, the Hummingbird has a superb view of Soufriére Bay and Petit Piton. The open air restaurant is cosy and true Caribbean offering French Creole cuisine at its finest. There’s always fresh fish if you’re so inclined. Be sure to step into the batik shop next to the restaurant if you go.


Jah Lamb

Soufriere

Vegetarian

(758) 520-3215

$

Jah Lamb is a Rasta fellow who rigorously follows the tenants of his faith including adhering to a strict vegetarian diet. Having been taught by his grandfather the traditional methods of growing organic vegetables and producing soy products including flour, Jah Lamb offers vegetarian foods that are healthy and tasty. His pumpkin pizza on soy crust is everybody’s favourite.


Jardin Cacao Restaurant

Fond Doux Estate

Creole

(758) 459-7545

www.fonddouxestate.com

$$

Fond Doux is a working estate and boutique resort just south of Soufriére that features extraordinary gardens, historic buildings and a charm all its own. Jardin Cacao offers a perfectly relaxed atmosphere for an enjoyable dining experience. The food is traditional Creole featuring a variety of meats and fresh fish coupled with fresh local vegetables, much of which is grown right there on the estate. Oh, and you should know that one of Fond Doux’s main products is cocao; do expect some chocolate deserts that will thoroughly delight.


La Haut Plantation

Soufriere

Creole

(758) 459-7008

www.lahaut.com

$$

Given Saint Lucia’s stunning natural beauty it would be expected that fabulous views are found everywhere and, of course, many hotels and restaurants are located to take full advantage. But it is realistic to say that none have views that surpass those at La Haut Plantation. High on the mountain north of the Soufriére, you are treated to a panorama that features the Pitons, the Caribbean, our active volcano and rain forested mountains. Add to this, excellent Creole cuisine and you know the lure La Haut has. Throw in the cool mountain air and what more could you ask for?


Mango Tree Restaurant

Stonefield Estate Villa Resort

Caribbean Cuisine

(758) 459-5648

www.stonefieldvillas.com

$$$

The Mango Tree features a truly spectacular setting with Petit Piton looming very close by and a great vista of the sea. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, the Mango Tree has long had a reputation for serving excellent Caribbean cuisine. Live entertainment can also be enjoyed on select nights.


Martha’s Tables

Jalousie Road

Local/Creole

(758) 459-7270

$

Martha’s Tables is an open air restaurant with a very comfortable local feel that is known for its authentic Creole dishes. You can also rest assured you will be treated like a long lost friend.


Orlando’s

Fond Bernier, Soufriere

Caribbean

(758) 572-6613

$$$

For well over a decade Orlando was the internationally known chef at Ladera Resort and now has opened his own eatery. Located on the main road at the north end of town, Orlando’s is a very cosy and chic establishment featuring creative Caribbean cuisine. Open daily for lunch and dinner, reservations are recommended.


 

Pier 28 Bistro & Lounge

Soufriere

Local/International

(758) 457-1407

$$

Pier 28 Bistro & Lounge is located on the Soufriere waterfront directly opposite the northern boat jetty in the midst of boat tours and visiting yacht activity. Pier 28 features a tastefully decorated spacious air-conditioned atmosphere with comfortable seating and a welcoming bar. Serving lunch and dinner daily the fare is local meals and international sandwiches and starters.

 


Qualibou

Villa des Pitons Hotel

Local Cuisine

(758) 459-7797

www.villadespitons.com

$

Located on the hillside overlooking Soufriére Bay and the Pitons, Qualibou features excellent local cuisine, a great view and cool breezes. Fish, lamb, pork and chicken are accompanied by perfectly prepared vegetables and salads.


Rafters

Diamond, Soufriere

Caribbean Fusion

(758) 459-5697

$

Rafters is located adjacent to the entrance to Diamond Falls & Botanical Gardens making it a convenient lunch spot for sightseers. The atmosphere is neat and comfortable and a modest variety of Caribbean fare is offered; lunch and dinner are served daily.


Skipper’s

Soufriere

Creole & International

(758) 459-5355

$

Skipper’s is a popular restaurant and bar located near Soufriére’s waterfront. Offering traditional local Creole dishes as well as a variety of sandwiches and bar fare, Skipper’s has something for everyone. Skipper’s is open for lunch and dinner daily except Monday.


The Still Beach House

Soufriere

Creole

(758) 459-5677

www.soufrierebeachhouse.com

$

The Beach House is a small hotel located on Hummingbird Beach on the north end of town. Open for lunch only the open-air setting offers local fare with a view of Petit Piton across the bay.


Sue’s

Soufriere

Local

(758) 459-1471

$

Right on the Soufriére’s main street, Sue’s features very good local lunches, rotis, burgers and even an occasional pizza, Lucian style. The food is very tasty and the place is comfy and neat.


The Terrace

Sugar Beach Resort

International Caribbean Fusion

(758) 456-8000

www.viceroyhotelsandresorts.com/sugarbeach

$$$

The Terrace, serving breakfast only, is an open air delight right on the beach offering the perfect start to a Caribbean day!


The Tree House

Anse Chastanet Resort

Tropical World Cuisine

(758) 459-7000

www.ansechastanet.com

$$$

The Tree House is another of Anse Chastanet’s fine dining options serving breakfast and dinner. As the name implies, the dining area is perched high above the beach providing an airy ambiance and a sense of openness. The dinner menu is an ever evolving creative effort that changes nightly. The wine list is impressive and live music can be enjoyed each night in the adjacent bar.


Trou au Diable Beach Restaurant

Anse Chastanet Resort

Creole/International

(758) 459-7000

www.ansechastanet.com

$$

One of the Anse Chastanet Resort’s restaurant offerings, this relaxed eatery is located right on the famous Anse Chastanet Beach. Lunch fare includes a variety of sandwiches, salads and international dishes done Creole style. The limited seating in the evening features grilled international favourites that are enjoyed as the waves roll onto the beach a few paces away. Reservations are required for dinner.


Zaka Art Café

Soufriere

Local

(758) 384-2925

$

The Zaka Art Café serves breakfast, lunch, snacks and fresh roasted local coffee in a truly unique and boldly colored ambiance. Zaka is quite well known in St. Lucia and regionally for his carved masks and other artistic works. Located on Bay Street on the town’s waterfront, the colorful building exterior can’t be missed.

 

Vieux Fort & South-West Coast

Antonia’s Restaurant

Vieux Fort

Local

(758) 454-7969

$$

Antonia’s Restaurant is located on New Dock Road across from the in-town stadium in Vieux Fort. Known for excellent local dishes and a variety of local juices fresh squeezed daily, Antonia’s is very popular with island residents in the south. Antonia’s is open daily from 10:00 am until late evening every day except Sunday.


Debbie’s Place

West Coast Road, Sapphire Estate

Local/Creole

(758) 455-1621

$$

Debbie’s is known for serving local food at its finest. Being recommended as the place to go for the very best local cuisine by all of the high-end hotels in the Soufriére area is one of the highest accolades Debbie’s could receive. Debbie’s is expansive and comfortable with a notably friendly staff. Food is served semi-family style with an amazing number of local side dishes to go with entrée selections. Debbie’s is located on the West Coast Road just north of the town of Laborie.


Island Breeze

Sandy Beach, Vieux Fort

Local/International

(758) 454-6764

$$

Island Breeze is a great beach bar offering excellent views of the Maria Islands, Moule a Chique and kite surfers that enjoy the ever present breezes that come in off the Atlantic. Offering lunch and dinner, seafood, sandwiches and local meals are featured. Located only a mile from the Hewannorra Airport, it’s also a convenient before departure. Guests are known to check in early and head over to Island Breeze for one last memorable island experience.


Kimatrai

Vieux Fort

Caribbean/International

(758) 454-6328

$

www.kimatraihotel.com

Kimatrai is a hotel and restaurant perched on a hill with open air patio seating overlooking the Vieux Fort Harbor and town center. Open from 7:00 am daily, Kimatrai serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily.


Pat’s Bar

Vieux Fort

Local

(758) 454-5002

$

Very tasty local dishes are the rule at this neat little place tucked away on a side street in Vieux Fort. Operated by an amiable husband and wife team, Pat’s is nicely kept secret that should get out. Inside and patio seating are available.


The Market Place

Laborie

Local

(758) 455-9084

$

The Market Place is another one of Saint Lucia’s excellent local eateries. Sitting along side the cute little town square in the middle of Laborie village, The Market Place is a great place to stop on a tour around the island. Offered is the standard local fare but there’s absolutely nothing wrong with that.


The Reef Beach Café

Anse de Sables

Caribbean/International

(758) 454-3418

www.stlucia.com/windsurf

$

The Reef is all about location. Sitting on the beach near the island’s airport in the south, the Reef offers great views of the churning Atlantic, Maria Islands and Moule a Chic with its scenic lighthouse and rugged cliffs. The food is solid and a good value with a wide variety of sandwiches, salads, appetizers and pizza making up only part of the repertoire. Both indoor and outdoor seating are available. It is also worth mentioning that the owners operate the island’s main kite surfing/wind surfing operation next door.


Shernell’s

View Fort

Pizza/Local

(758) 454-7999

$

Shernell’s has been a local institution in Vieux Fort for quite a while. Her current set up offers local meals, pizza by the slice and other fast foods on the ground level and whole pizzas by order upstairs. Seating is available on both levels.

East Coast

The Fox Grove Inn

Mon Repos

International

(758) 455-3271

www.foxgroveinn.com

$$

The Fox Grove Inn is a quaint and cosy small hotel located in the beautiful and lush countryside on the east coast. The restaurant at the inn is very highly regarded as the owner – and chef – boasts a resume of forty years as a chef in numerous upscale eateries in several European countries. The display of his talents and experience at Fox Grove results in the assurance of an excellent dining experience. Fox Grove is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.


Patience

Bexon

Local

$

Located on the East Coast Road as it cuts across the island toward Castries, Patience is a simple local restaurant that offers the standard fare and much more. The owner/cook spent years in the kitchen of one of the island’s better known restaurants and certainly knows what she is doing. Besides rotis, grilled bake sandwiches and tasty meals, she offers conch and other exotic seafood options brought in by a fisherman friend.


Plante’s Place

East Coast Road, Dennery

Local

$

Plante’s Place is a very popular place with the locals and for good reason – the food is always very good. Local meals featuring fish, pork, lamb or chicken with all the standard sides are offered. Plenty of open air seating is available.


Savanne’s Bay Restaurant & Bar

East Coast Road, Savanne’s Bay

Local

(758) 454-5023

$

Located right on the East Coast Road overlooking scenic Savanne’s Bay and the Atlantic, this tidy little restaurant and bar serves some very nice ready-made food ideal for a quick meal or snack while on the go. The selection is modest but it’s well worth a stop to try their dhals, an East Indian food which consists of beef, corned beef, tuna or lentil peas inside a fried pastry crust.

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