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The Coal Pot

Seraphine Road, Castries 00124, St. Lucia
+1 758-452-5566
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Caribbean, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Seraphine Road, Castries 00124, St. Lucia
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11 - 20 of 767 reviews

Reviewed 28 May 2017

Great food at this restaurant on the vigie cove in Castries St. Lucia. Great service and drinks with a lovely view.

Thank RIDE C
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Well i went to this restuarant for my birthday with 2 friends. As soon as we arrived at the door, we were greeted and were escorted to a table for 3. After a few moments of admiring the view, a waitress came and provided us...More

Thank KingKishna
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We took a boat from our hotel at sugar beach to experience The coal pot. It was well worth the journey . Fresh seafood and plentiful salad wash down with some lovely wine. Well priced and quoted in eastern Caribbean dollars

Thank barnicleLondon
Reviewed 19 May 2017

The restaurant was divine located right by the waters edge had an evening meal there unfortunately they had no lobster that night but the meal was still very nice very nice location.

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Although staying at the Rendezvous we decided to go off campus for our wedding anniversary and The Coal Pot was highly recommended. Our table over looked the harbour and we could hear the sounds of the Castries party life wafting across the water giving an...More

1  Thank Philip W
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Dinner at The Coal Pot. Several people had mentioned this place to us but the reviews I had read weren't wonderful. Eventually we gave in and booked a waterside table for 7.30. The place was reasonably busy for that hour and we were quickly seated...More

1  Thank Takapuna
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Food was excellent and the best selection around, staff were lovely. Difficult to find in the dark as the road signs were pointing the wrong way. but well worth the trouble.

Thank Andy P
Reviewed 27 April 2017

My wife and I loved the Coal Pot!! It came highly recommended by a number of local residents and we weren't disappointed. It's a little hard to find but well worth the effort! It's a beautiful, quote location right on the water and the food...More

Thank Bobby1494
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We were recommended to this restaurant by our hotel. Unfortunately we had a disappointing experience. My wife ordered a Prosecco as her pre dinner drink. It was served completely flat. I ordered a bottle of white wine, which I had to chase up as we...More

Thank tonyvrr3
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Coal Pot is in a destination place, if you are not looking for it or going directly to it, you would never see it. But it has a lot of great reviews and we ate there our last trip several years ago, and found it...More

Thank ksrich
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15 March 2017|
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Response from Stephen F | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at the Windjammer. It is about 20 minutes away if there is lttle traffic.
Lewis S
12 March 2017|
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Response from Ray D | Reviewed this property |
Longish ride, probably near 90 mins one way. About half the time is Marigot Bay with a spectacular view, pretty harbor and a couple good restaurants. We had our own car, so can't speak to costs of cab ride. We really... More
Lewis S
12 March 2017|
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Response from Maurice G | Reviewed this property |
Unlike many countries cabs fo not have meters so negotiating a awesome price within your budget is usually welcome by taxi operators who usually own their own cabs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
USD 25 - USD 75
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Seraphine Road, Castries 00124, St. Lucia
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Lucia  >  Castries Quarter  >  Castries
  • Phone Number: +1 758-452-5566
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Fish and seafood specialties restaurant on water front at Vigie Cove, Chef Xavier Ribot has lead this charming restaurant for 15 years offering french and Caribbean cuisine.
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