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Dauphin Street, Gros Islet, St. Lucia
758-450-9792
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10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Fri 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Sat - Thu 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Late Night
Description: You have a few incidental mentions of it on the forums

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  • 28
    Excellent
  • 21
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 0
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Pick this as your base for Friday night street party

Great location for the street party on Friday. Very fine local food in a homely setting with friendly service and superbly cold Piton beer and tasty punch. We chose ribs and prawns and saw top class lobster at a neighbouring table. Quite delicious

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 15, 2015
Geoff E
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London, United Kingdom
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Carleton Place, Ontario, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW

Excellent seafood, conch fritter must try with a reasonable prices. Make sure you have a drive to get you there and back to your area easy to get lost. Go for lunch at least!

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London, United Kingdom
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54 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Great location for the street party on Friday. Very fine local food in a homely setting with friendly service and superbly cold Piton beer and tasty punch. We chose ribs and prawns and saw top class lobster at a neighbouring table. Quite delicious

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London, United Kingdom
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151 reviews 151 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Lovely local restaurant with good prices frequented by locals (which says it all). We had lunch and had the Dorado fish and it was delicious. One of our best and most enjoyable/memorable meals over the 10 days. Well done to the chef and owner. And thanks for then magazine!

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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94 reviews 94 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Having reserved a table the previous night, we were disappointed when we arrived to find the restaurant full! We had a cocktail and after a short while a table became available. The food was very good (we all ate seafood which was fresh and tasty) as was the service.

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Wisconsin
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

We ate there at least 5 times and the food was awesome! The service was very good. The cooks even came out to check how our food was. I know the ribs were great also.

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Stratford, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

We ate here twice, once for lunch and once for dinner. It is, indeed, a lovely and relaxed spot from which to watch the world go by in Gros Islet. We both had the spare ribs for one meal and they were the best ribs we have ever had. The service was very good and we enjoyed talking with the... More 

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

We stopped here after having walked from Gros Islet to Pigeon Island and back. A great little restaurant good service and a great place to watch the world go past as you have your meal and a drink. We had the garlic shrimps, highly recommended.

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New York City, New York
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

This is an unassuming and simple restaurant in Gros Islet. Go for the food and gracious welcome of the women running the place. The menu varies depending what is available along with some St. Lucia standards like Mac and Cheese (as good as it gets), breadfruit (our first experience) and plantain. This is a very small establishment so call ahead.... More 

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Boxborough, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

We were looking for LOCAL food....well let me tell you - this was absolutely THE BEST!! Our waitress Jackie at Buzz recommended her friend's restaurant to us when we inquired where she would go for local delicious food. She could not have been more correct. We went there for lunch and it was the an amazing foodie experience. There didn't... More 

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St. Lucia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Golden Taste is always great value food, really tasty and abundant. I also like the fact that they usually have fresh coconut water for my chairman's rum...

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Dauphin Street, Gros Islet, St. Lucia
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Lucia  >  Gros Islet Quarter  >  Gros Islet
  • Phone Number: 758-450-9792

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Caribbean

Description

You have a few incidental mentions of it on the forums
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?