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Main Road, Basseterre, St. Kitts
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Ranked #8 of 28 Restaurants in Basseterre
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Seafood
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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.
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English first
Dallas, Texas
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We had the best seafood here while watching the sunset and wondered why we hadn't been there before! We had the Lobster, red snapper and swordfish. They were finishing cleaning the Swordsfish when we arrived early around 5pm, so we had to wait a little bit. Don't be in a hurry, may take little time to get your fresh fish... More 

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Tullahoma, Tennessee
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35 reviews 35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

This is a little gem with free calypso music 2 days a week the swordfish is the best I have ever had as the owners catch all the fish and lobster they sell. You sit on picnic benches after ordering at the counter, most there are locals so that tells you something. Prices are reasonable. The only reason I did... More 

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Top Contributor
92 reviews 92 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

We ended up at Sprat net for 2 dinners on this trip. Both were excellent. The first night we were there it was getting very crowded but on the Sunday night it was quiet. The food id limited but very fresh and local. Also, this is a shorts and t-shirt kind of place and eating with your hands. Also there... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

This would have to be our best meal on the island. The fresh lobster and ribs were unbelievable. Yes...they serve it on styrofoam, and the views of the Caribbean just add to the establishment. Had to be good. Our driver bought take out to take home to his wife. Get there before sunset to take in the beautiful colors.

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Basseterre, St. Kitts
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

This is a place for wonderful lobster amd great local music on Wednesday and Friday nights. Don't expect service at you table as it is a walk and order food and drinks when you want. Staff are wonderful and always helpful you just have to ask.

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Durham, North Carolina
12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

We asked a local where the best place for a sunset dinner would be and without hesitation he said Sprat Net. Maybe because it was in the village he lived (although we met him down south). Maybe because its true. Unfortunately we didn't get to experience a "great" sunset because it was cloudy. But given the location on the water... More 

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Buffalo Grove, Illinois
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 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.

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Lakeland, Florida
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39 reviews 39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 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 

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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 

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Pilot, Virginia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 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 

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

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