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Les Pieds dans l'Eau

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Rue de La Republique, Saint Francois 97118, Guadeloupe
+590 590 88-6002
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Wimborne, United Kingdom
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236 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We ate here twice for lunch and loved the relaxed atmosphere and the setting....literally on the water. Accras came to start followed with salad grilled fish and octopus, washed down with bottles of Corsaire. When we went to pay the rum came out and there were some at the bar who had definitely had a few, quite a party starting.We... More 

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Paris, France
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Whenever we walked past this place it was always busy and bustling. One day we went in. Charlie, the proprietor is at the bar and welcomes you in heartily. This place is by the water but doesn't have much of a water view from the tables. The decor is funky and charming. Our table was a bit rickety but it... More 

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Swanton, Vermont
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117 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant was good, but I wouldn't call it great by any stretch. Prices very expensive compared to what you would pay in the States, but compared to others in the area, I think was very fair. Best part was the price included a side salad served family style, a welcome cocktail, entree and sides. Nice views over the water.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks Charlie, it was delicious. Great prices and great food. Call ahead because it's packed. Charlie speaks a little English and very helpful if you need help

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Thank Isabel K
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11 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

I had lunch in this restaurant with my husband on the last day of 2016. I wanted to try this place out since I was positively impressed by the reviews. It did not disappoint me :-) service is quick compared to the average standards in Guadeloupe and I have found a good balance between quality of food and prices. The... More 

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New York, USA
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49 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

Les Pieds dans l'eau ("Feet in the Water") is a waterfront restaurant with views from several tables serving Creole and Caribbean style seafood and shellfish, as well as meats. Portions are plentiful and prices reasonable. All entrees are served with accras (codfish fritters), rice and vegetables. We ordered grilled lobster and lobster colombo (in a curry sauce) and were told... More 

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Thank famdoc67
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38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Very kind service, but unfortunatelly, the langouste (half of a lobster) was too salted and too seasoned - there was absolutely no sign of delicious taste of the gentle lobster flesh, only too much salt and spices, what makes me think that they maybe tried to cover that the lobster was not fresh .... Far from lobster as we know... More 

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016

Firstly, don't use the Trip Advisor locator map to find Les Pieds – it is innacurate. Les Pieds is situated just in from the sea near the Old Port in Saint Francois. Much as we thought this restaurant good value as indicated by other reviewers, we were slightly dissapointed with the food. The Accas were very doughy and heavy, the... More 

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Lecce, Italy
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

They took us in even if it was Easter and we didn't have a reservation. The food is good and the service is excellent. Great spot

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Hershey, Pennsylvania
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62 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2016

The first time we tried to eat at Les Pieds dans lEau, they did not have any fish left and we were told to make a reservation next time. We weren't sure where are we going to be, so next time we were in St.Francois, we tried again and were told without reservation we can only have Chicken Colombo. So,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, View, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue de La Republique, Saint Francois 97118, Guadeloupe
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Guadeloupe  >  Grande-Terre Island  >  Saint Francois
  • Phone Number: +590 590 88-6002

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