When it comes to planning your next vacation, there are a few essential requirements you simply can’t skip out on. Such requirements include a great travel partner or group, access to nearby beaches, lush landscapes to explore, and the perfect place to rest at the end of a long day of adventuring. Saint Lucia provides everything your next getaway needs, while also fueling you with mouth-watering cuisine to get you through the day. The restaurants of St. Lucia are sure to deliver just what your taste buds crave for your next island vacation. Here is a list of some of the best restaurants on the island!
If you are looking for comfort, convenience, and the ideal ambience, perfection is just inside your resort.Harbor Club St. Lucia, Curio Collection by Hilton is a one-of-a-kind hotel sitting directly on Rodney Bay, where you can lounge in a cabana by the pool and watch the catamarans sail into the sunset. Another benefactor, Harbor Club St. Lucia houses one of the best restaurants in Rodney Bay. Positano Santa Lucia is a top choice on the island for both dinner and drinks. Positano features Italian cuisine with an array of irresistible pasta dishes including the delectable risotto carnaroli, seafood spaghetti, and crab linguine.
The sea scallop, ham polenta appetizer is also said to deliver. Another option at the Harbor Club is Julia’s, which is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Sit inside in an open, casual atmosphere, or sit outside and relax while overlooking the pool and marina. Here you can enjoy traditional Caribbean and Mediterranean inspired dishes or simpler American fare.
Right on Rodney Bay, you can take delight in some of the best island bites. A hidden gem, but also a known family staple to the area is Liz Roti. Located right on the beach, Liz brings home cooked meals from her kitchen to your picnic table. As a certificate of excellence winner for this year awarded by Trip Advisor, her food is highly rated and noted as something you absolutely can not miss. Liz’s fresh fish roti is excellent for lunch and pairs perfectly with her home baked pineapple cake for dessert. Finish your meal with refreshing local juices to compliment the tropical island paradise backdrop.
Big Chef Steakhouse
If you enjoy steak in a relaxed, but still classy atmosphere, you need to take a visit to Big Chef Steakhouse. With live music entertainment on Thursdays and Saturdays, indulge in an array of the best cuts of steak in style. The menu at Big Chef features New York sirloins with various toppings including peppercorn or mushroom, along with filet mignon that can be prepared four different ways, ranging from a classic tenderloin wrapped in applewood smoked bacon or a more adventurous black angus beef carpaccio. There is also a specialty lobster menu to satisfy your every lobster craving. After dinner, enjoy one of the many signature cocktails with a decadent dessert.
Spice of India
Another Rodney Bay staple is Spice of India. Open for lunch, dinner and drinks, this vegetarian and vegan friendly restaurant lets you enjoy traditional Indian food right in the heart of St. Lucia. The lunch menu is constantly changing, but you can expect to see traditional dishes such as chicken masala, vegetable rice, and aloo baingan subzi on a given day. Pro tip: you must try the tamarind margaritas and mango mojitos.
The Coal Pot
Located in Castries, St. Lucia, just south of Rodney Bay is The Coal Pot. Overlook the Caribbean Sea while you ponder over the many mouth-watering choices their menu offers. The food is highly complimented and the romantic setting makes this spot great to bring a date. The Coal Pot has tons of vegan and vegetarian options and is opened for lunch, dinner, and late-night drinks. The menu features tons of seafood dishes, including barracuda and kingfish that can be served with your choice of sauce and sides. For an appetizer, try the crab back and Coquilles Saint-Jacques. The great atmosphere and service make this spot an easy choice for your next incredible meal in Saint Lucia.
There is something to say about the St. Lucia restaurants, and that is that you certainly will not be disappointed. From Caribbean classics to popular favorites, your taste buds will be more than satisfied.