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“Yummy fresh juices!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of LALITA Juice Bar & Health Food Restaurant - CLOSED

LALITA Juice Bar & Health Food Restaurant
54 King Street | Kalima Center, Christiansted, St. Croix
340-719-4417
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Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children, Doing business
Dining options: Lunch, Reservations
Stratford, Connecticut, United States
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Yummy fresh juices!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

I am a raw, vegan juice-loving girl (in that I am not actually raw or vegan, or even vegetarian, but i LOVE the raw juicing thing, and consider myself a wannabe connoisseur), and was so thrilled to find this place on St. Croix. Everything was excellent, tasty, fresh and delicious. You don't miss the meat or the dairy. Beautiful patio, sort of a secret garden type atmosphere. Weird bathroom set up though-- you have to get a key from the bar. Great iced teas and smoothies. Highly recommend.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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English first
Rye, New Hampshire
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“A Hidden Gem ;}”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013 via mobile

We too stumbled across the resturant. What a find. My boyfriend is vegetarian and I am a meat and potatoes sort of gal. Having dined her twice on our weekly vacation I can honestly say I did not miss the meat. To enjoy this place you must leave all your expectations at the door. When we ordered I had no idea it was raw food resturant and had never dined at one.so I was a little surprised when my cream of spinach soup was cold with no cream. But when the soup hit my taste buds, I could not eat it fast enough. It was the most delicious soup I have ever consumed. The lasagna was spectacular. Again expectations aside there was no red sauce or pasta but a very unique way of using thin zucchini for a substitution. As for the naysayers on the prices and speed of service, most everything on the island is shipped in unless locally grown. (I lived there years ago.) This is not a high volume resturant. I'm sure they staff what they can afford and still make some sort of profit. On our second night there a Saturday the 30th of March 2013, our bartender was our waiter who was also the cook. He did an excellent job. I think if I were to make a suggestion to the owner I would have the wait staff give a 30 sec synopses about the menu and its preparation to educate the newbies to raw food.
The court yard was beautiful with bananas growing in the center. If you go at dusk take a minute to look at the chickens in the lot next door flying up in the trees for the night. I didn't know chickens slept in trees. I threw in a photo. I highly recommend this resturant and would say I put it in the top three resturants I have ever dined at.

Visited March 2013
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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106 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
“Large variety of smoothies”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

Come in off the hot street, enter a garden-like atmosphere, take a seat at the smoothie bar or relax at one of the dozen tables. The smoothie menu is large and varied. Mine was made of fresh ginger, watermelon and red grapes. Delicious and invigorating. My wife had a more standard mix of fresh fruit for hers, which was also very good. A nice change from the hustle bustle of the typical tourist spot.

Visited April 2013
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Philadelphia
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“An AMAZING selection of fresh juices!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

I loved the relaxing atmosphere, great people that work there, and of course the healthy juices were DELICIOUS!!! Overall a great experience and will definitely go back!

Visited January 2013
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“Amazing food!!!! Must go back.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013 via mobile

The food was absolutely amazing as was the service. The chocolate tart was to die for as was the zucchini with pesto sauce. The smoothies were extremely good as well. Nothing but positive things to say. Very realaxing!

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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