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El Fredos Restaurant and Bar

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Sandown Road | Newtown, Basseterre, St. Kitts
18697649228
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11:00 - 16:00
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Tue - Thu 11:00 - 16:00
Sat 11:00 - 16:00
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174 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved our visit to el Fredo's today and were treated to some authentic West Indies fare . The choices are listed daily on Facebook and we chose the garlic conch .it was served with choice of sides which for us was rice and lentils. There was a small side salad as well which had a tasty little pumpkin fritter a... More 

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Thank Frexinet
Niagara on the Lake
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71 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanted a local restaurant and our cab driver dropped us here within sight and walking distance of our ship and the main shopping area of town. We were delighted. It truly was local as we were the only foreigners in the restaurant. Not fancy but lots of fresh fish and local cuisine on the menu with many choices from... More 

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Thank GMCNiagara
Arlington, Virginia
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very friendly service and very tasty and plentiful local favorites for a reasonable price. Jasmine, the owner, is sweet and very welcoming.

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Thank markirion
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

We ate at El Fredos a few times during our visit, at leaat 5 times! The chicken and ribs combo was excellent with a variety of options for sides. We also ate off the specials board. The fry fish was beautiful and the Garlic Shrimp included the best garlic sauce I've ever tasted. Again there is a selection of sides.... More 

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Charlottetown, Canada
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27 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

I asked the folks at the tourism authority in St. Kitts to recommend a restaurant that featured local food. "El Fredo's," they said. I ordered the national dish of saltfish, dumplings and provision. My wife had the ribs. The saltfish was the best I've eaten on our Caribbean trip!

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Thank Jean-Paul A
London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Friendly restaurant, serving good local food and fantastic Rum Punch. We had a great time and Jasmine is a great host. Over looks the Bay and not too far from the Harbour.

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Brampton, Canada
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

I frequent this very pleasant medium scale restaurant. The staff especially the owners are extremely accommodating. They are more than happy to fix any errors and orders and will bend over backwards to make their clientele happy. My disappointment is that they're not open on a Monday for lunch..

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Thank Samuel N
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We heard about El Fredo's from a local while on our honeymoon in the Caribbean. It turned out to be the best meal we had the entire trip. The staff was very friendly, and the food was great. I chose to go with the BBQ ribs and a side of cornmeal and my wife went with the garlic conch with... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

The goat water literally my best memory of my time in St Kitts. It was superb! Rich, filled with pieces of ground provision, big juicy well seasoned mounts of goat and the portion was generous. The kitchen is separated from the restaurant area, and much of the cooking is done outside in the traditional Caribbean way using a coal pot... More 

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Thank wanderlustdebs
Basseterre, St. Kitts
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

I was happy when El Fedos reopened. Eating their is like going back in times. Nowadays it's difficult to find a place where you aren't rushed or feel rushed to enjoy not just a meal, but a local meal. Eating at El Fredos is like having a home cooked meal by a friend.

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Thank Loraine C

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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 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Cuisine
Caribbean
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 16:00
Thursday
11:00 - 16:00
Saturday
11:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sandown Road | Newtown, Basseterre, St. Kitts
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Kitts and Nevis  >  St. Kitts  >  Basseterre
  • Phone Number: 18697649228
Description
A bit off the beaten path, but only 1/4 miles from the cruise ship port. Good local cuisine and authentic Caribbean food. Very casual, screened-porch setting. This establishment is a local Hotspot for lunch and is totally worth checking out.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?