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La Bussola Restaurant

Runaway Bay, St. John's, Antigua
+1 268-562-1545
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Ranked #7 of 81 Restaurants in St. John's
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
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English first
keego harbor, michigan
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

Great place to eat. We ate here 2 times in one week. It was so good. Christian the owner is so friendly & has a beautiful cozy restaurant on the beach. The staff was great and served our food with a smile. We loved the lemon shots they gave us after dinner. So yummy!

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Brick, New Jersey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

You will get some of the best Italian food you have ever had. And that is saying something as I'm Italian and live in NJ!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 via mobile

Great ambience, service and wine list. Found the food average, which after all is the main reason for our visit.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I cannot express how fabulous this restaurant is! The service is excellent, the atmosphere is romantic and calm. But it is impossible for me to even say anything about how delicious their food is. My family comes to eat here at least once every time we stay in Antigua. If you have antsy kids, there is a small beach behind... More

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Axminster, England, United Kingdom
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78 reviews 78 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

A big surprise on the size and location of this great restaurant. The manager Cristian looked after us and gave us a lovely table right by the ocean. The choice of food was varied and lots of choices. The food was excellent and hot. We stayed for liquor coffe and sat by the bar. One big surprise for us, while... More

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Miramar, Florida
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131 reviews 131 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
148 helpful votes 148 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Walking into this restaurant on my very brief visit to Antigua brings back memories of Italy not only of the food but also the wonderful setting and ambiance. Got into Antigua very late after being delayed by the infamous LIAT and so by the time I got to the restaurant the kitchen was closing but the owner fixed me a... More

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Guam, Mariana Islands
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120 reviews 120 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
197 helpful votes 197 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

On my first business trip to the Caribbean island of Antigua, I had been warned by colleagues that the food most places was pedestrian and uninteresting. This was quite true of another restaurant I tried. But La Bussola is clearly being run by an experienced chef and friendly staff. On arrival the chef/owner spent some time chatting with me, telling... More

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We visited on a very quiet night, out of season. Full marks to this lovely little restaurant for staying open when many others have closed down. Bearing in mind how expensive and off-the-beaten track this restaurant is, updating work to the lights should not have taken place so close our table whilst we were eating! We felt this easily have... More

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New London, Connecticut
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We can walk from our timeshare to this delightful place. Two brothers own this restaurant and one is always there. The food has been consistently above average. They have prepared a variance for us once as a health issue required . The bar is well stocked and the bartender loves to please and often has new twists to drinks to... More

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Rochdale
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194 reviews 194 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Best things about his place are the location and the pizzas. Italian fare well worth the visit. Main meal a bit overpriced but the pizzas and pasta good value.

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Additional Information about La Bussola Restaurant

Address: Runaway Bay, St. John's, Antigua
Phone Number: +1 268-562-1545
Location: Caribbean  >  Antigua and Barbuda  >  Antigua  >  Saint John Parish  >  St. John's
Cuisine: Italian

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