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Bamboo Restaurant

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| St.Lucia, Soufriere 250, St. Lucia
+1 758-459-7545
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11:00 - 22:00
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Milford, Connecticut
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2015

We stayed at the Fond Doux last week, and had a wonderful stay at this beautiful authentic resort in the mountains of St. Lucia. The highlight was dinner at this fantastic restaurant. Thank you for the memorable time.

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1 Thank tomleoneCT
Fonddoux, Owner at Bamboo Restaurant, responded to this review

THANK YOU FOR THE WONDERFUL REVIEW! Dear TomleoneCT, Many thanks for sharing your great review following your dining experience at our Jardin Cacao Restaurant. The entire team is glad to read that dinner was the highlight of your stay and that you had a memorable time here with us. Thank you once again and we would look forward to welcoming... More 

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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

We decided to try and find a cocoa pod, so the staff at Ladera set us up with dinner reservations at Jardin Cacao. We got in a cab and went over for dinner and WOW, we were happy happy people! We were treated like royalty from the beginning! The first thing they told us was "we have your pods." After... More 

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1 Thank Leigh F
Fonddoux, Owner at Bamboo Restaurant, responded to this review

EVERYONE IS TREATED LIKE ROYALTY AT FONDDOUX!! Dear Leigh F, Thank you for your glowing comments about your dining experience at our restaurant. At Fond Doux we strongly believe in equality and we are therefore pleased that you were treated like royalty from the moment you arrived at the restaurant. We are glad that you appreciated the personal touches from... More 

Camrose, Canada
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2015

We stayed at Fond Doux for 12 days on our honeymoon. We opted to eat all of our dinners at Jardin and were so happy we did so! The menu isn't huge, but everything on it is so unique and perfected! I can't boast enough about the amazing curry shrimp, the cucumber salsa on the chicken, the fried plantains, or... More 

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1 Thank Coral M
Fonddoux, Owner at Bamboo Restaurant, responded to this review

YOU COULD HAVE STAYED THERE FOREVER! Dear Coral M, On behalf of the entire team we would like to express how pleased we are that you enjoyed your stay with us, and to thank you for taking the time to share this review. We are committed to providing a high level of service to all of our guests and we... More 

Cambridge, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

We took a short break at Fond Doux to celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary. We were pleasantly surprised when we turned up for dinner on the night to find our table beautifully decorated with flowers spelling out 'CONGRATS'. That was very touching. The restaurant's casual elegance, delicious cuisine, friendly staff and excellent service all combined to make it a truly... More 

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Fonddoux, Owner at Bamboo Restaurant, responded to this review

ANNIVERSARY ENDORSEMENT - GREATLY APPRECIATED!! Dear Oculoplasticman, Thank you for taking the time to comment on your dining experience and we are indeed delighted that you chose our resort to celebrate your 25th wedding anniversary. Thank you for noticing and appreciating our efforts in creating such a memorable experience for you. The entire team is delighted that they not only... More 

Epsom, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015

We had great meals here and the Chef was excellent all food cooked to perfection. Small menu but interesting choices.

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Thank Keentravellers2013
Fonddoux, Owner at Bamboo Restaurant, responded to this review

PERFECT REVIEW –GREATLY APPRECIATED!! Dear Keentravellers2013 Thank you for taking the time to comment on your experience at our Jardin Cacao Restaurant. We are elated to hear that you had an enjoyable dining experience with us. We always aim to ensure that each and every guest we encounter experiences the best possible service. Once again, we would like to thank... More 

Montreal, Canada
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2015

We spent a week at the Resort and ate in the Jardin Cacao several evenings. Overall, the meals were excellent - with all the soups outstanding. All the main courses we selected were tasty and well prepared. Even our teenage children enjoyed their meals - which was a surprise for us! The ambience in the restaurant was beautiful - nicely... More 

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Thank Jan H
Fonddoux, Owner at Bamboo Restaurant, responded to this review

THANK YOU FOR YOUR FEEDBACK!! Dear Jan H, Thank you for your lovely comments and it was a pleasure hosting your family at our beautiful plantation resort. We are glad that you enjoyed the experience especially our food and beverage offerings. We do hope to welcome your family back soon. Best Regards, Eroline and Lyton Lamontagne More 

Bangor, Maine
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2015

Hello everyone! I thought some people would like a teenagers point of view on this hike so here it is... The food is very good and the waiters and waitresses were very friendly. This is a good place to try local food!

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Thank Rebecca S
Fonddoux, Owner at Bamboo Restaurant, responded to this review

TEENAGER’S REVIEW-GREATLY APPRECIATED!! Dear Rebecca S, Thank you for sharing your feedback - they would love to hear it from a teenager’s perspective. We are glad that you enjoyed the experience and thank you for this powerful endorsement. We would welcome the opportunity to serve you again. Best Regards, Eroline and Lyton Lamontagne More 

North Carolina
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129 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2015

We ate at Jardin after our tour of the Fond Doux Plantation (an enjoyable walking tour) and found the food to be enjoyable. We were served a buffet of local dishes with chicken, ground provisions (potato, carrots, etc) and vegetables. Dishes had a nice spice. Seating was very pleasant in a covered outdoor venue and service was attentive.

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Thank Carscott
Fonddoux, Owner at Bamboo Restaurant, responded to this review

PLEASANT REVIEW- GREATLY APPRECIATED!! Dear CarScott, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. Your comments are greatly appreciated. We always aim to provide our guests with the highest level of service and exceptional offerings across the board. We are delighted that you enjoyed every minute of your dining experience. . Once again, thank you for your feedback... More 

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44 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2015

the spinach soup was delicious, but the rest was underwhelming, with very bad service. overall, skip it!

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Thank U K
Fonddoux, Owner at Bamboo Restaurant, responded to this review

THANK YOU FOR YOUR FEEDBACK!! Dear UK, We are sorry to learn about your dining experience. Our culinary team works hard to create high quality dishes that delight our guests and at price points to meet most budgets. Since your visit we have made adjustments to our menus and hope fully on your return visit you will get to see... More 

2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2015

Great food, friendly staff, amazing place in a well-kept hide away utopia!! Where do i start ? Walking into Jardin Cacao Restaurant at Fond Doux Plantation and Resort, we can feel the change in atmosphere. Warmly welcomed and seated with bright smiles. Severed with rich tasting food and (to die for) beverages. Everything was great as the night was well... More 

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Thank kristel d
Fonddoux, Owner at Bamboo Restaurant, responded to this review

FANTASTIC REVIEW- MOST APPRECIATED!! Dear Kristal D, We truly appreciate you taking the time to post your comments on TripAdvisor. We are pleased that you had a great experience and that your expectations were exceeded. We would welcome the opportunity to serve you again. Best Regards, Eroline and Lyton Lamontagne More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$35
Cuisine
Seafood, Bar, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, 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
Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | St.Lucia, Soufriere 250, St. Lucia
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Lucia  >  Soufriere Quarter  >  Soufriere
  • Phone Number: +1 758-459-7545
Description
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?