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Bamboo Restaurant

Etangs Soufriere | St.Lucia, Soufriere 250, St. Lucia
+1 758-459-7545
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lamb chops” (3 reviews)
“salad” (10 reviews)
“soups” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Seafood, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Etangs Soufriere | St.Lucia, Soufriere 250, St. Lucia
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1 - 10 of 231 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Small portions of food and it wasn't that great. Beautiful restaurant and great service - very friendly.

Thank Bamatams
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Came here on a rainy day for a change of scenery. Staff lovely and brilliant cocktails (pina colada's especially). They had just closed their kitchen but still managed to get my husband some chocolate ice cream, which was kind. Would recommend.

Thank CharlotteKelly30
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Fond doux is a fantastic place to be everyone is family when you get there . Lets not forget the ladies at the Bamboo Restaurant ,Regina ,Kerdell ,Katrina and lecia . Their customer service are A1..Dont forget Cliton our tourguide his amazing 👋👋👋. My family...More

Thank amieraven
Reviewed 6 June 2017

We stayed at Fond Doux Plantation for our honeymoon and dined at Bamboo each evening as we were half board. We thought the menu selection was great and loved that it rotated daily. The restaurant is open air with candles and tropical flowers on each...More

Thank jenniewrennie
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

The Bamboo Restaurant at Fond Doux has, without a doubt, the best restaurant on the island. From the exceptionally warm, polite and well-mannered and perfectly groomed staff to delicious tasting food the restaurant is, without a doubt, the best tasting food on the island. The...More

Thank Tamara S
Fonddoux, Owner at Bamboo Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Dear Tamara S, Thank you for sharing this amazing review of your recent dining experience. We greatly appreciate your comments about our food offerings as we are constantly trying to keep on top of guest preferences, as more and more people are self-professed “foodies” and...More

Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Service excellence at its best. Very friendly staff, perfect ambiance. The entertainment was well thought of. The food is all prepared with local ingredients. The service exceeded my expectations. The staff interaction was excellent as they always seemed willing to go the extra mile to...More

Thank Asim k
Fonddoux, Owner at Bamboo Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Hello Asim K, Thank you for submitting this outstanding Tripadvisor review. It is always rewarding when our guests wholeheartedly express how much they have enjoyed their dining experience and how the staff impacted their experience. We will share your encouraging feedback with the team as...More

Reviewed 18 May 2017

I would have loved to have given Bamboo a better review but unfortunately while it exceeds in ambiance, it did poorly in service. The food was just average in comparison to other local Caribbean places like Martha's Table that we visited and it pales in...More

Thank Anna M
Fonddoux, Owner at Bamboo Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Dear Anna M, Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. We greatly appreciate all aspects of your review – the positives as well as the negatives. We do apologize that we did not meet and exceed your expectations and accept full responsibility for that....More

Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

An amazing chef, wait staff, and the most authentic Indian food I've ever tasted. The chef from Mumbai was very knowledgeable about the cuisineMore

Thank T B
Fonddoux, Owner at Bamboo Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Dear T B, Thank you for sharing your glowing comments about your dining experience. The entire team is happy that you had a wonderful dinner with friends and that you greatly appreciated the authentic cuisine. We do hope to serve you again in the future....More

Reviewed 24 April 2017

The location of this Caribbean restaurant is in the Soufriere area and gives you nice surroundings close to nature. The staff is very friendly. However the food has local flavors I considered it to be average.More

Thank emmas0phia
Fonddoux, Owner at Bamboo Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Dear Emmas0phia, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. The Bamboo restaurant is situated amongst lush tropical foliage and offers a romantic rainforest setting to its diners. We are happy to hear that you loved the ambiance and the friendliness of our staff. We...More

Reviewed 24 April 2017

Restaurant couldn't have been more accommodating. I wanted french fries as my side and they were happy to accommodate. Rotating options for fish & meat but they gladly fixed things different way if you asked. Drinks were strong which many would like, I did not...More

Thank Dawn K
Fonddoux, Owner at Bamboo Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Dear Dawn K, Many thanks for sharing your feedback following your dining experience at our Bamboo Restaurant. We strive to offer a plantation to plate experience to all our guests and based on your comments it seems safe to say that we were able to...More

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16 March 2015|
Response from Fonddoux | Property representative |
The average cost for a meal at our Jardin Cacao Restaurant is US$50.00 per person.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 35
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Buffet
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Etangs Soufriere | St.Lucia, Soufriere 250, St. Lucia
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Lucia  >  Soufriere Quarter  >  Soufriere
  • Phone Number: +1 758-459-7545
  • E-mail
The Bamboo Restaurant at Fond Doux Plantation & Resort in St. Lucia offers up sumptuous Caribbean and international cuisine in beautiful, tropical environs. The restaurant offers a la carte lunch and dinner dining. Set amidst the lush gardens of the resort, diners can enjoy the truly magical ambiance of a tropical setting.
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