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The Coal Pot

Seraphine Road, Castries 00124, St. Lucia
+1 758-452-5566
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Caribbean, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Seraphine Road, Castries 00124, St. Lucia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I love the candlelight dinner regardless of the occasion. The food is good. Service attentive. A safe choice to entertain.

Thank Simone G
Reviewed yesterday

Our meal would have been better had our server been friendly. Fortunately for us, we were all in good spirits being on vacation so we ignored her attitude. We enjoyed shrimp, steak, mahi mahi and barracuda for our meals. We were disappointed they listed Snapper...More

Thank COJOWisconsin
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife and I were staying at the nearby Rendezvous resort which is fully inclusive with great food. If I’d know how much lunch at the Coal Pot would cost beforehand I would probably not have gone. Good job I didn’t check because I would...More

Thank ShirazHouse
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went there for my Husband birthday..It is a great place to visit.The food are delicious and the people are very friendly.The service was great too,no complains.we got exactly what we ordered..my son enjoyed looking at the fish in the pond...thumps up...

Thank Karen A
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were visiting St. Lucia on a cruise and did not plan to tour the island when we heard about Coal Pot. We decided that our entire group would cab it over for lunch. Amazing menu with fresh seafood right on the water. Service was...More

Thank Sarah P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The setting is great, the fish is fresh en well prepared. Service was very good as well. However it is just too expensive. We took one of the cheapest main courses (tuna) a dessert and beer which was about 53 USD per person.

Thank MarkyMAmsterdam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were visiting the Island and went here for lunch. We sat on the deck overlooking the bay. The food was great as was the service. The staff were all very friendly.

Thank 495douglast
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely spot. Ordered a couple of beers and sat under the table with our toes in the water after a long day flying in from London. They may call them shrimps, but the prawns were massive and delicious! Lovely friendly staff, not exactly cheap but...More

Thank Melanie B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Heard great things about Coal Pot so we where looking forward to a memorable evening. After being seated and presented with a large menu board with a wide variety of fish options we were told that none of the fish main courses were available except...More

Thank NB64007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quaint waterfront restaurant where your table is latterly 2 feet from the water. A wide variety of Seafood with a few meat and pasta specials too. The service is at island pace so not fast but the food and atmosphere make it well worth a...More

Thank billepierce
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19 November 2017|
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Response from Paul D | Reviewed this property |
Hello there unfortunately cooking Caribbean food is kind of an art you could use the exact food and seasonings to the letter and it might still not taste the same tried to achieve he same taste as what my mother and... More
15 March 2017|
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Response from Stephen F | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at the Windjammer. It is about 20 minutes away if there is lttle traffic.
Lewis S
12 March 2017|
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Response from Ray D | Reviewed this property |
Longish ride, probably near 90 mins one way. About half the time is Marigot Bay with a spectacular view, pretty harbor and a couple good restaurants. We had our own car, so can't speak to costs of cab ride. We really... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$75
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Seraphine Road, Castries 00124, St. Lucia
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Lucia  >  Castries Quarter  >  Castries
  • Phone Number: +1 758-452-5566
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Fish and seafood specialties restaurant on water front at Vigie Cove, Chef Xavier Ribot has lead this charming restaurant for 15 years offering french and Caribbean cuisine.
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