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La Reine Chicken Shack

24-I Estate Slob | Kingshill, Usvi, St. Croix
+1 340-778-5717
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Ranked #15 of 108 Restaurants in St. Croix
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $7 - $28
Cuisines: Caribbean
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch
Description: very popular with the locals and gaining popularity with the tourists. they don't have their own website, but the link I provided above shows its listing.
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English first
Frisco, Texas
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

If I could've, I'd have eaten here all the time, the food was excellent, in fact, it was beyond excellent. As it turns out, we ended up eating here 4 time during our short 5 day stay. This is a local hot-spot with a very casual atmosphere, fast, friendly and efficient service. The place opens at lunch time and closes... More

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St. Croix
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Fast, friendly service. Servicing local food is consistently good and served in an outdoor casual atmosphere.

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pittsburgh, pa
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Cheap local spot, great chicken, bbq sauce, and Johnnycakes! We got sick of expensive restaurants, so we looked for where the locals ate, and everyone we asked referred us here. They sell the most chicken on the entire island of St. Croix!

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Dexter, Michigan
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We heard about the Chicken Shack from Christina at the Renaissance Carambola Beach Resort where we stayed. We drove to the Chicken Shack for lunch and let me tell you, this is a local hot spot. The food was delicious and the price was cheap. All the staff at the Chicken Shack were very friendly and helpful. Order extra Johnny... More

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Poolesville, Maryland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

My family loved the delicious chicken and johnny cakes at the Chicken Shack. We were told we couldn't leave the island until we visited the Chicken Shack by the staff at the Carambola. We are really glad they told us. We ended up going back on the way to the airport because it was so tasty. Our kids thought the... More

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Glastonbury, Connecticut
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We went to La Reine based on an ad that said "best BBQ on the island". I ordered the bbq pork since it was the only thing on the menu that said bbq and it was terrible- very fatty and over cooked. We also got the stew beef, pasta, chicken parm, and shrimp. Everything was cold when it finally came... More

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Parrish, Florida
Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

stopped and had lunch we both had 1/2 chicken & johnny cakes which was very filling and best of all the price, $13 for both of us. Not hard to find with a lot of locals eating there & playing dominos. Dinner menu came out while we where there, served 3p-6p with more great sounding food.

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Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

Not my first time here. Luv this place! Good, Caribbean food. The chicken is soooo tender, juicy, and flavorful! The johnny cakes are just like my mother in law makes them (Shhhh! Don't tell her I said that). The place is clean, staff is great, just a great eating experience!

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New Jersey
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80 reviews 80 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 via mobile

Had the half chicken and Johnny cakes and the chicken was outstanding! The Johnny cakes are just delicious and very much like a zepoli but without the powdered sugar Get here early for dinner. The restaurant gets busy and can run out of chicken. We went for lunch and here were many locals dining. Good food. Not at a tourist... More

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Conover, North Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 via mobile

Go early, we got there about 5:30 and they were sold out of almost everything. That should tell you how good this place is.

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