French Cuisine on St. Lucia

During your travels through St. Lucia, expect to encounter a wide range of options when it comes to dining. But guests who seek French cuisine in particular will definitely want to check out the restaurants known for this style of cooking. Expect to encounter a good bunch of restaurants of this theme.


With options including everything from the informal locale of Delice Restaurant to the inviting breakfast, brunch, dinner and lunch at Ti Bananne Bistro, you could encounter a dish you absolutely love.

The list below allows you to preview the selection of restaurants on St. Lucia where the focus is on French food. For each option that interests you, click the name to see more important info about its specialties, style, and what you can do nearby.

Jacques Waterfront Dining

Rodney Bay | (758) 458-1900

Jacques Waterfront Dining can be found in the northwestern outskirts of Rodney Bay, near Gros Islet. As soon as you walk in, you're in for beautiful dishes served in a setting perfect for special occasions and dates; or maybe a much-needed break from the informal, quick-service places elsewhere. <p>Jacques Waterfront Dining is an elegant locale with al fresco dining in a romantic atmosphere. Jacques is right on the waters edge at the entrance of the Rodney Bay Marina with beautiful views across to Rodney Heights. Diners will find this spot located along the main road in Rodney Bay called Reduit Beach Avenue locally known as "The Strip." This road runs parallel with Reduit Beach which is only a few minutes walk from the restaurant.</p>

La Terrasse Restaurant

Muirton | (758) 721-0389

Located in Muirton, along the western outskirts of Rodney Bay, La Terrasse Restaurant is on the same premises as La Terrassee Inn, and is a popular choice for guests who are going to spend some time exploring this neighborhood or nearby. The fresh taste of fish and French food are an outstanding combo at this noteworthy place. <p>With a focus on offering the freshest ingredients available and preparing each meal from scratch, you'll find a nice selection of French cuisine on the menu here, including rich sauces and decadent desserts.</p>

Delice Restaurant

Soufrière | (758) 459-7008

Delice Restaurant

Located in the general vicinity of downtown Soufriere, Delice Restaurant is on the same premises as La Haut Plantation, and is a good choice worth considering if you're going to be spending time seeing this part of the island. If you're wondering, Soufrière is approximately a mile and a half (approximately three kilometers) to the south. The fresh taste of fish and French flavors get along famously at this unique dining option. <p>Delice Restaurant is a an open air restaurant which focuses on health and wellness and provides a relaxing atmosphere to guest. The restaurant specializes in healthy and wholesome food using freshly grown local produce, herbs, and spices which are readily available on the plantation or the farmer's market. Popular items on the menu are Chicken Calypso, Chaudiere De La Mer (a selection of seafood in a creamy sauce), Seafood Chowder, Seafood Crepes, Fishcakes / Accras, and the Catch of the day with Lime Ginger Sauce.</p>

Blue Olive Restaurant and Wine Bar

Muirton | (758) 458-2433

Located in Muirton, in the western outskirts of Rodney Bay, Blue Olive Restaurant and Wine Bar is on the same premises as Baywalk Mall, and is a logical selection worth considering if you're going to explore this neighborhood. When it comes to specialty French-inspired cuisine, this local spot eagerly offers their pasta and seafood. <p>Blue Olive is the only restaurant in Rodney Bay that makes its own pasta, and as a result their dishes are as fresh as can be. Not only do they specialize in French, Mediterranean, and Caribbean cuisine, but they are the only restaurant in Rodney Bay that offers authentic Italian dishes. Top choices from their menu include the pumpkin and sweet potato soup, the salads made with fresh legumes, beef lasagna, seafood pasta, and St. Lucian crab ravioli. For dessert, their ice creams, sorbets and desserts are home made as well and you won't want to miss a chance to try the passion fruit pie or cheese cake. Of course, wine is where they really shine, hoping that if you don't particularly like wine, they'll be able to change your mind.</p>

La Toc

Castries | (758) 452-0381

La Toc is a smart choice for travelers who are going to check out this part of the island; it's a little more than a mile (approximately two kilometers) to the west of Castries. The atmosphere here is decidedly formal, which means patrons who want to celebrate or splurge with French fare should learn more. <p>This eloquent dining room comes complete with chandeliers and wide windows.</p>

French Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Blue Olive Restaurant and Wine Bar 0.9 mi. South of Central Gros Islet Caribbean, French, Italian (758) 458-2433
Bosun's Bar & Bistro 1.0 mi. South of Central Gros Islet French, International (758) 458-4190
Chic Restaurant 0.7 mi. South-Southwest of Central Gros Islet Caribbean, French (758) 452-9999
Delice Restaurant 1.9 mi. North-Northeast of Central downtown Soufriere Creole, French (758) 459-7008
Jacques Waterfront Dining 0.3 mi. South-Southwest of Central Gros Islet Caribbean, French (758) 458-1900
Josephine's 0.9 mi. Northwest of Central Gros Islet European, French (758) 453-0222
La Terrasse Restaurant 0.8 mi. South of Central Gros Islet French (758) 721-0389
La Toc 1.3 mi. West of Central Castries French (758) 452-0381
Ti Bananne Bistro 0.9 mi. South-Southwest of Central Gros Islet Creole, French (758) 456-2800

Similar Food

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For something different in the same ballpark, perhaps you'll want the familiar flavors at establishments like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Balenbouche Restaurant (758) 455-1244 Creole 1.8 mi. Southeast of Central Choiseul
Bread Basket (758) 452-0647 Creole 0.5 mi. South of Central Gros Islet
L'Epicure & Terrace (758) 452-9999 Creole 0.7 mi. South-Southwest of Central Gros Islet
Water Front De Belle View -- Creole Downtown Soufriere
The Hummingbird Restaurant (758) 459-7232 Creole 0.3 mi. Northwest of Central downtown Soufriere
Piano Piano (758) 456-5700 Mediterranean 1.5 mi. East-Northeast of Central Gros Islet
Kai Manje (758) 456-8101 Creole 1.7 mi. South West of Central Anse La Raye
Pasta & Pastry Shop (758) 452-7196 Mediterranean Downtown Castries
Caribbean Tropical Grill (758) 452-9256 Creole Gros Islet, Northern part of St. Lucia
Camilla's Restaurant & Bar (758) 459-5379 Creole Downtown Soufriere

Sometimes, the most satisfying places to try any cuisine on St. Lucia are the ones that you stumble upon while journeying to and from your hotel. That being said, it's still a good idea to have a handful of favorites in mind. To read even more concerning the dining options awaiting you, check out this page.


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