Caribbean Cuisine on St. Kitts

Caribbean food is a delight to visitors from every corner of the globe, particularly for including daring flavor combinations, ripe veggies and fruits, and the freshest seafood fare. Expect to encounter a good bunch of restaurants of this theme.

With lots to try, from the informal destination known as Rock Lobster Bar & Restaurant to the tempting lunch service at Social Hub Grill, it really is possible to find the dish worthy of multiple plates-full.

The list below allows you to read up on the numerous restaurants serving Caribbean cuisine to be found. Click on one of the options to view more information about its dress code, food, or even nearby attractions.

Reggae Beach Bar & Grill

Basseterre | (869) 762-5050

Reggae Beach Bar & Grill is a logical selection for you to consider if you're going to check out this part of the city and nearby locations. Frigate Bay is approximately five and a half miles (approximately nine kilometers) to the northwest. With a following of food lovers, this destination isn't known simply for its Caribbean goodies, which yes, includes barbecue, but it's also masters of seafood.

Specializing in seafood, they offer a variety of delicious dishes to get you into the Caribbean vibe. Grilled lobster, honey mustard ribs, and delicious yet strong rum punches are just a few of their menu items.

Offering so much in one place, you can shop at their on site gift shop or rent some equipment at their on site water sports operator. Partnering with St. Kitts Watersports, you will find a selection of sports equipment available for daily rental, including kayaks, snorkeling equipment, fishing supplies, and more. Chartered boats, deep sea fishing, and tours are also available.

If you don't feel like getting into the water, but want to join in some sort of activity, you can find beach volleyball facilities.

Spice Mill Restaurant

Saint George Basseterre Parish | (869) 469-6455

Spice Mill Restaurant is a viable option for travelers who are going to be spending time seeing this area of St. Kitts. It is southeast of Frigate Bay. From the moment you sit down, you're in for fancy, fine foods in a setting that stands out amongst pub grub and beachy eats.

Spice Mill Restaurant pays homage to the original Amerindians inhabitants of St. Kitts by using local materials and indigenous architectural style. Design features include a shingle roof, swinging crayfish basket traps, and an original dugout canoe built by Dominican Caribs serves as the bar. This sets the tone for a truly island-style dining and imbibing experience.

Rock Lobster Bar & Restaurant

Frigate Bay | (869) 466-1092

Set near the heart of Frigate Bay, Rock Lobster Bar & Restaurant is a good choice worth considering if you're thinking about visiting this part of the vicinity of Basseterre. Salty, fresh seafood and Caribbean panache make for an exciting meal at this unique eatery.

The building in which the restaurant is located looks like a cozy beach side home which welcomes guests to enjoy a meal that feels like family made it. Surrounded by palms and other tropical foliage, the menu is out front for guests to preview before they dine. There is also a large cut out of a rock and roll lobster, with boots, sunglasses and a guitar.

Diana's Restaurant

Basseterre | (869) 465-8914

Located toward the eastern outskirts of Basseterre, Diana's Restaurant is located at Bird Rock Beach Hotel. For those times when you're banking on finding a really excellent Caribbean meal in a fairly relaxed and welcoming dining area, this casual, breezy restaurant hits its mark.

The Kitchen

Saint Paul Capesterre Parish | (869) 465-7388

The Kitchen, on the premises of Belle Mont Farm, can be found near the middle of Saint Paul Capesterre Parish, on St. Kitts; approximately two miles (approximately three and a half kilometers) to the south west of Dieppe Bay Town. Though they're broadly known for Caribbean-inspired cuisine, this visitor favorite boasts about their desserts and seafood.

Utilizing seasonal food do the freshest dishes possible is important to the Kitchen, and they source their ingredient are locally and as organically as possible. Authentic, West Indian dishes are served up nightly, packed with flavors that are unmatched anywhere else.

Caribbean Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Diana's Restaurant 1.5 mi. East-Southeast of Downtown Basseterre Caribbean, French (869) 465-8914
El Fredo's Downtown Basseterre Caribbean (869) 466-8871
Mapau Sweet Lime Downtown Basseterre Caribbean (869) 465-1729
Mr. X's Shiggity Shack Restaurant 2.5 mi. East-Southeast of Central Basseterre Caribbean (869) 465-0673
Reggae Beach Bar & Grill 7.4 mi. Southeast of Central Basseterre Caribbean (869) 762-5050
Rock Lobster Bar & Restaurant 2.6 mi. East of Central Basseterre Caribbean (869) 466-1092
Social Hub Grill Downtown Basseterre Caribbean (869) 665-7002
Spice Mill Restaurant 7.2 mi. Southeast of Central Basseterre Caribbean (869) 469-6455
Sprat Net 5.5 mi. West-Northwest of Central Basseterre Caribbean (869) 466-7535
Sunset Cafe 2.5 mi. East-Southeast of Central Basseterre Caribbean, Continental (869) 465-8597
The Kitchen 2.1 mi. South West of Central Dieppe Bay Town Caribbean, Vegetarian (869) 465-7388
The Pavilion Beach Club 6.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central Basseterre Caribbean (869) 465-8304

Similar Food

If you're willing to step just outside the box, maybe you should explore related flavor profiles at places like Pirates Bar & Grill of the 1600's where they're offering up Creole dishes.

Oftentimes, the best Caribbean food joints on St. Kitts are the ones you didn't think you'd ever wander into while journeying to and from your hotel. But, writing down a handful of delicious-sounding restaurants on a checklist, may put everyone's minds at ease. To discover more regarding the culinary options waiting for you, check out this page.


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