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Big Chef Steakhouse

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Reduit Drive | Rodney Bay, Gros Islet, St. Lucia
+1 758-450-0210
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18:00 - 23:00
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London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Friendly attentive and humorous service. Great food but the 400 EC bill for 2 felt like a lot for what it was

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Thank shuttly
Punta Gorda Isles, Florida, United States
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44 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We return to the Big Chef, time and time again. Our meals are always excellent and the steaks cooked as requested.The house wine wasgood. The waiter was very personable and helpful. There is no restaurant parking but it is Rodney Bay and you will find parking somewhere.

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Thank Bill S
Lexington, Massachusetts, United States
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We asked someone local hanging at our hotel for a good steak house and we did not regret! Yes it was pricey, but we were on vacation so why not, but boy was it worth it. The atmosphere was lovely and just what one imagine a steak house to look like - a little rustic, yet clean and cozy. The... More 

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Thank Marketa H
Champaign, Illinois
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We ate at many good restaurants on St. Lucia, but this was my favorite. They had a good selection of wines and entrees and the service was excellent. It is a little pricey, but you get what you pay for.

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Thank dcoleman2016
Management response:

Hi there, thanks for sharing your feedback. We think you sum up Big Chef perfectly in just a couple of sentences! We pride ourselves on the quality of our cuisine, the breadth of our wine selection, and the service with which we serve both, and while we know that our prices are above average for Saint Lucia, we firmly believe... More 

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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

What more can I say about this place except for amazing!! Totally in love with the food and the staff. The steak was well cooked along with the shrimps and scallops. They have the best mac and cheese ever!!!! There was also a great band playing music and they sang happy birthday to my niece. Def try to make reservations... More 

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Thank Yasha B
Management response:

Hi Yasha, thanks so much for your review - we're thrilled that you enjoyed your visit, and it was absolutely our pleasure to make your niece feel special. Thanks too for letting other potential visitors know that bookings are recommended - you're right, we get pretty busy on weekends, so it's always a good idea to book ahead of time.... More 

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10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took a break from seafood for the evening and had steaks and we were not disappointed. They were cooked perfectly and great service to boot. Would go again.

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Thank Deven D
Management response:

Hi Deven, thanks for taking the time to review. We're glad you enjoyed your steak, and look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

New York City, New York
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It was good, but it is just a steakhouse. It was not my idea of tropical food. I go out for steaks in the States for work a lot, so I was not too impressed.

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Thank LWM_Travel
Management response:

Hi there, thanks for taking the time to review. Ultimately Big Chef Steakhouse is, as you say, a steakhouse, so naturally our focus is on steak! However, whilst we are known for our steaks, we also offer a wide variety of freshly caught fish and seafood, so it's surprising that you didn't feel that there were any tropical options on... More 

Market Harborough, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Was disappointed with our trip. We got a couple of steak meals and meals for our children and with drinks it came to nearly $200. I could not believe it - for this price I was expecting lot more. Maybe we got there on a bad day?

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Thank DarrenIves
Management response:

Hi Darren, thanks for taking the time to share your experience with us. From your comments it's a little hard to know why you felt you did not get value for money - were you disappointed with the service, or the food, or was it just the cost of the meal? Please keep in mind that most of the food... More 

Somerville, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tasty, great service and large portions. Lots of steak, but being on a tropical island vacation I chose fish.

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Thank gmbarker2017
Management response:

Hi there, thanks for taking the time to review. We are mainly known for our steak, which is imported, but you definitely can't go wrong with our fresh, locally-caught fish and seafood! Thanks again, and we hope to see you again next time. More 

Winnipeg, Canada
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52 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

All four of us had steak dinner. The steak was done to perfection. Two had the 8 ounce oscar sirloin, one had 8 oz peppercorn and one had 8 oz 3 mushroom sauce sirloin. The steak comes with one accompanyment and all had baked potato. We had three glasses house wine in total , two desserts and one side order... More 

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Management response:

Hi there, thanks so much for taking the time to share your feedback. We're delighted that you all enjoyed your meals. We do recognise that our prices are not the lowest in Rodney Bay but we are confident that we offer unrivalled quality of food, service and atmosphere, which translates to value for money for our guests. We look forward... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 23:00
Monday
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Reduit Drive | Rodney Bay, Gros Islet, St. Lucia
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Lucia  >  Gros Islet Quarter  >  Gros Islet
  • Phone Number: +1 758-450-0210
Description
A landmark in Saint Lucian dining for more than twenty years, Big Chef Steakhouse selects the best quality USA Certified Angus steak cuts and grills them to the satisfaction of local and international guests who depart happy and return often. Fish and seafood are handled with equal flair and flavour, and the menu is packed with Big Chef's unique take on Caribbean and international favourites. Ambient amber lighting, comfortable club seating and a chic piano lounge makes Big Chef perfect for that special celebration, complete with a signature cocktail and martini menu to tempt every tippler's palette. Casual elegance is the dress code, and the atmosphere is relaxed, friendly and island stylish.

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