We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 25 Basseterre Restaurants

Sprat Net

Main Road, Basseterre, St. Kitts
Improve this listing
Ranked #5 of 25 Restaurants in Basseterre
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Seafood
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night
Description: Sprat net is wonderful restaurant located approximately 20 minutes north of Basseterre in Old Road Village. It is right on the water and is open for dinner. The owners are fishermen who go out in the morning and then serve their daily catch in the evening. They serve bbq lobster, ribs, chicken, steamed catch of the day fish, and wonderful pizzas. It is casual with ample seating and a beautiful view of the Caribbean Sea. Prices range from $10US to $30US for dinner. They also have a full bar.
Write a Review

108 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
Rating summary
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Buffalo Grove, Illinois
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We like to go to establishments that are geared to locals more than tourists. That being said Sprat Net attracts both which we found positive. Great food and a beautiful view. We all left full and satisfied with our meals. The prices are great. You can't get any fresher than Sprat Net.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Lakeland, Florida
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Arrived early to enjoy the sunset. Ordered Rum Punch and made our way to a picnic table on the grassy area. The sunset was awesome and it was time for more Rum Punch and dinner. We enjoyed the Kittitian version of grilled fish, lobster, shrimp, ribs and chicken. Corn, baked potato and rolls finished out our plates. If you like... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

My wife lived in St. Kitts for two years, and she always raves about Sprat Net. It definitely does not disappoint. The setting is absolutely beautiful, the drinks are strong, and the food is amazing and fresh. Their lobster is to die for, and they give you three halves in one order. The shrimp is also very good. I have... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Pilot, Virginia
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I have been coming to St. Kitts since 2000. Each time I return Sprat Net is a must. For me it is defining institution for what it means to be a Kittitian. If you want to be waited on hand and foot, if you want fine china, if you expect garnishes, fine presentation, and uniformed servers don't even think of... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

This place is pricey for what you get. The food is average and I am being nice. I had the lobster and snapper plate that came with 2 johnnycakes and corn. The only items I enjoyed from my order were the corn and the red snapper (be careful of the bones). These johnnycakes were different. Not your fresh off the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Plano, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

tired of special sauce? Get the real deal - simple, fresh, plenty, live music 2 nites a week. Try the rum punch or just a cold beer. Be there before sunset and sit out on the lawn.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cincinnati, Ohio
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We visited Sprat Net while on our recent trip and were so impressed! We were recommended to go here by our cab driver. The food was unbelievable! Fish was fresh, chicken and ribs were delicious, even the pizza was great!! The lobster was amazing-huge portion of lobster served with rolls, corn on the cob and and baked potato. Several people... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Sprat Net is a modest establishment hugging the Caribbean coast north of Basseterre. Founded by local fishermen, Sprat Net does not disappoint when it comes to fresh seafood. We got there after 8:00 PM on a Wednesday night and ate a sumptuous lobster dinner to the accompaniment of a local band with great vocalists. The atmosphere is decidedly casual and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Noblesville, Indiana
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We have been going to Sprat Net since our first trip to St. Kitts in 2003. Back then it was a quiet ocean side locals place with great seafood caught by the owners and served fresh each night. He always has lobster, even if others on the Island don't. Now it has grown in popularity, and people from the hotels,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Los Angeles, California
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Great Wednesday night out. Recommend you cab it with a group as it is out there along some pretty crazy roads and drivers (~$24 each way from Marriott ). Driver will wait as it is not worth his while going back to town. Band was fantantastic - 3 vocalists and 2 organ players playing mainly their own excellent soul /... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Sprat Net also viewed

Basseterre, St. Kitts
Basseterre, St. Kitts
Basseterre, St. Kitts

Been to Sprat Net? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Sprat Net

Address: Main Road, Basseterre, St. Kitts
Location: Caribbean  >  St. Kitts and Nevis  >  St. Kitts  >  Basseterre
Cuisine: Seafood

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing