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Frigate Bay, Basseterre, St. Kitts
869 466 3735
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Princeton, New Jersey
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9 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I liked what I got - homemade pasta with pink sauce. The prices seemed high to me relative to what you got and the atmosphere. It is convenient to the Marriott and the food was pretty good. It isn't a must-visit place.

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Thank TinaK-Princeton
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Ciao is one of my family's favorite restaurants in St. Kitts. Their pastas are homemade and are delicious! The staff is friendly as well. We eat at Ciao several times a month! I highly recommend the Alfredo pasta and the Spaghetti with Pink Sauce. Their pizza's are great too!

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Thank Kim H
Princeton Junction, New Jersey
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187 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

We decided to go to here because Rock Lobster (another restaurant in area) was closed. We walked into the front of the restaurant and there was no air condition. We then proceeded to the back and the host greeted us. There is a back room (with air) but it was still a little warm. The menu is extensive and there... More 

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Thank Donna S
Sweetwater, Florida, United States
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117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

Close to the Marriott (Walking) and was recommended by local Vet students as "Pretty Good", we decided to try. When we arrived there was No one there? We sat in the back, the part that has AC. Block walls, concrete floors, nothing fancy at all. Italian menu. I ordered a seafood pasta dish. It was very good. My wife had... More 

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Thank Jerry S
Ocean City, Maryland
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

chichen picata and pasta delicious. Dario and his wife have nice food! we always eat twice for dinner

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Thank linda3399
Atlanta, Georgia
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200 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

We wandered in here one afternoon thinking they didn't serve lunch. They do and have a wonderful area in the back which is air conditioned and cool on a hot day. They have a very nice menu and there were some repeat customers who obviously knew the owners who are very personable. Hubby had the lasagna which he really enjoyed... More 

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Thank adventurerplus
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

Place is small and cozy. The food was good in taste, but the portion was too small and we found it really expensive for what is served.

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Thank Rosa P
Arlington, Texas
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5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

There are no views to enjoy but the restaurant is within walking distance of the Marriott Resort. Extensive list of appetizers; I enjoyed the melon and prosciutto. The wine list was limited but included a reasonable number of different varieties of Italian wines. The local Mahi Mahi with spaghetti was good, pappardelle with lobster in pink sauce was very good,... More 

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Thank Mosaafer1972
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

Had a wonderful dinner at this place on my last day in St. Kitts...wish I had found it sooner, but will definitely be back on my next visit. The food was made to order and so good. The owners came around to all tables to be sure their patrons were satisfied and that their food met their expectations. Keep up... More 

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

This is one of those times when you really don't know how to review a place. We ate here on our trip - short walk down the street from the Marriott. Small Italian place. Food was fantastic! - I got the Lobster Bisque, which was a real Bisque, not a glorified cream soup like most of the time you order... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $20
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Frigate Bay, Basseterre, St. Kitts
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Kitts and Nevis  >  St. Kitts  >  Basseterre
  • Phone Number: 869 466 3735

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