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The Bamboo Resaurant

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Boulevard Street, Soufriere, St. Lucia
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

If you're expecting a high end restaurant this isn't the place for you,Skippers is more your local cafe serving buffet style food. You purchase the food separately and alcohol from the bar,so don't leave without paying your individual bills. Best to lunch here as they only serve food until it runs out not replenishing it. We ate ham burger and... More 

Thank Bryony L
Kelowna, Canada
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65 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed January 25, 2017 via mobile

Loved this place! Know it as Skippers as that is the sign that is most easily seen on the street. This was the best meal by far that we have had so far. Price is medium range ($45 USD for two large plates). One thing to make note of is that the kitchen is not always open for supper. They... More 

Thank DonnamjCan
Edmonton, Alberta
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61 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed November 1, 2016

This is a wanna-be fine dinning restaurant for tourists. They have a beautiful but artificial setting, the softest cotton napkins, nice plates, pretty arrangement of the food on the plates and the waitresses have been well trained in manners. Unfortunately, the food is bland (probably for American tourists) and lacking the ingredients promised: according to the menu our salads were... More 

Thank Dale S
Castries, St. Lucia
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed October 12, 2016

Skippers Restaurant's lunch buffet was very good. As my friends and I are somewhat picky eaters we were very happy for the way they accommodated us with our food selections. From the cashier to the server, they were all very friendly. We will definitely return here on another trip to Soufriere.

Thank LucianQueenJay
San Diego, California
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68 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed September 21, 2016

A local place with a pool table, bar food, and a great collection of people. Sunday night at 9 and it is about the only place open for a snack. They kicked 2 local guys out of their chairs, grabbed the table and brought it outside for us as it was too hot inside. We sat on the sidewalk and... More 

Thank 2happybeachbums
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284 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 294 helpful votes
Reviewed March 16, 2016

We stopped by Skippers Restaurant one evening after it was recommended by a taxi driver for its buffet. There were several tourists eating and a few others at the bar so we assumed it must be good. Apparently the buffet choices are only for lunch. The menu was on a wall chalkboard and seemed quite limited. I had a chicken... More 

Thank ERIC S
Long Beach, CA
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32 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed December 14, 2015

Manager Marcus is a gracious host. The food was solid, substantial, homey fare. The setting is outstanding.

Thank Gorco
London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed March 9, 2015

not that tasty and old chips. Service was fast but to fast for my liking. Could have got us to even spend more money

Thank lester789
Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
Reviewed January 31, 2014

Good views, food and service-as you would expect from the Hotel Chocolate brand-and you really do get chocolate in every dish!

St. Lucia
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60 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed December 31, 2013

i enjoyed my lunch at bamboo,we were goin to the volcano and had to eat somethin.good pices and fair service.

Thank charliebrownish

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boulevard Street, Soufriere, St. Lucia
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Lucia  >  Soufriere Quarter  >  Soufriere

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?