We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

The Reef Beach Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Sandy Beach, Vieux Fort, St. Lucia
+1 758-454-3418
Website
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

220 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 202: English reviews
British Columbia
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We enjoyed two dinners and one breakfast at the Reef, during two short stays on St Lucia in February and early March 2017, in transit from Toronto to St Vincent, and back. It's a funky little place very near the beach. Tables and chairs are rustic, wooden, and scattered around under the trees. Sand between your toes. During daytime a... More 

Helpful?
Thank Awoosh
Boston, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent an hour here before our flight back home.Vegan options available. Great beach and restaurant. Fine place to spend some time before your flight.

Helpful?
Thank PPLwalker
Barrington, New Hampshire
Level Contributor
10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best place to soak up some rays and enjoy the beach one last time. Reasonable prices and lovely beach-side eating.

Helpful?
Thank A H
East Sussex
Level Contributor
155 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Super beach bar with free wifi on the wonderful Sandy Beach. Menu has a strong north american flavour but there are more local style options including fish of the day.

Helpful?
Thank RandDtravellers
Ontario
Level Contributor
11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Sandy Beach & The Reef three times in one week. We found the entire atmosphere very inviting and family-friendly. We had burgers and fries, which were both very filling and reasonably priced. We also had pizza twice - first time we ever had tuna on our pizza, but it was good! We appreciated having reasonably priced food that... More 

Helpful?
Thank wehomeschool
Level Contributor
41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great beach cafe, bar and restaurant. Easy to find location. Directly on the beach. Service good. Food good.

Helpful?
Thank Nicole_cnd
Level Contributor
9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I think our group was at The Reef at least 4 times during the week. We had breakfast, lunch and dinner. From eggs and sausage to burgers, calamari and pizza. Loved it all. Their drinks are awesome, the view of the beautiful beach was amazing, and the staff were fantastic -- props to Dru and Tracy for making us feel... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Patti S
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good food. Pizzas, fish, burgers and Pitons! They take credit cards and are extremely helpful. It's right next to a windsurfing club so there's always plenty to do and people to see. Thanks for the great stay.

Helpful?
Thank ChamplainL
Canada
Level Contributor
46 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been there for dinner maybe five times. The food is delicious, wonderful cool beach environment. The only bad thing is that they take too long to prepare the meal at times. The sea view and sounds was a plus for me.

Helpful?
Thank Brandon J
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice place to stay, eat and relax. Food is excelent. Right on one of the nicest beaches of St lucia. Close to the Airport, so many travelers come here before getting in or a out of the airport. Outside tables are in shade of almond trees with birds and happy dogs around. Our children loved them. Great place to... More 

Helpful?
Thank richipera

Travellers who viewed The Reef Beach Cafe also viewed

Vieux Fort, Vieux Fort Quarter
Vieux Fort, Vieux Fort Quarter
 
Vieux Fort, Vieux Fort Quarter
Vieux Fort, Vieux Fort Quarter
 
Soufriere, Soufriere Quarter
Laborie, Laborie Quarter
 

Been to The Reef Beach Cafe? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 17
Cuisine
Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sandy Beach, Vieux Fort, St. Lucia
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Lucia  >  Vieux Fort Quarter  >  Vieux Fort
  • Phone Number: +1 758-454-3418
Description
The Reef Beach Cafe is open 7 days per week, from 8:00 am till 10:00 pm (Mondays until 6pm), and offers a simple but nicely varied menu of Creole and international (sea)food, a range of fast foods (including home made pizza), breakfast, fresh milkshakes, cappuccinos, cold beers and hot cocktails, at prices as low as we can keep them, making The Reef affordable to both locals and visitors. The Reef Kite + Surf is located right next to The Reef Beach Cafe, and there are tables inside as well as outside under the gum and sea grape trees on the beach.

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from The Reef Beach Cafe staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?