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The Coal Pot

Seraphine Road, Castries 00124, St. Lucia
+1 758-452-5566
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Caribbean, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Seraphine Road, Castries 00124, St. Lucia
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Reviewed yesterday

We love this restaurant! It is owned by the same people who own the Pink Plantation, so expect the same menu. We even had the same server at both locations! The food was amazing though and we ordered the same food at both locations. Loved...More

Thank mcmunden
Reviewed 2 days ago

This hidden gem of a restaurant has wonderful Caribbean food. We had pumpkin Soup, fresh baked Bread and Creole fish. The food was delicious. The ambience is so romantic as you are literally sitting right near the water in Castries bay. you can literally see...More

Thank Aimee K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came into St. Lucia on the cruise ship. Went diving locally in the morning and the staff on the boat suggested this place when we asked where a good restaurant was nearby - and boy were they right! Tables are right on the marina water...More

Thank AZexplorer
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent ambience coupled with the refreshing sea breeze and beautiful view of a different side of the island, exposing a tranquil hidden natural beauty. Outstanding service providing many choices of delicious meals, exortic local drinks and deserts withing a short space if time. No long...More

Thank MaryIsaac
Reviewed 27 June 2018

service was polite and prompt. We were the only couple to arrive so early, 6:30 pm! PumpKin soup, fresh bread and St Lucia crab were delicious

Thank HotSpringsKaren
Reviewed 22 June 2018

We were here with great friends who knew the area well, and they couldn't wait for us to go with them. We were delighted, and had a wonderful evening. This is owned by the same people who own and run The Pink Plantation (also a...More

Thank MontTexas
Reviewed 4 June 2018

The restaurant ambiance is comfortable open air surrounded with trees and facing marina. The food taste good and presentation is nice.

Thank hui88
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

The Coal Pot is apparently owned by the same people who own The Pink Plantation. But I’m just not sure the food here offers quite the same value for money. The waterfront location is charming. There’s a good fish menu, but there were a few...More

1  Thank Michael399
Reviewed 11 May 2018

Our tour guide Marie recommended this out of the way restaurant and I am glad she did. The ambiance was cozy and the food was delicious. It might seem a little pricey but what isn't in St. Lucia. They ONLY serve fish that is in...More

Thank Ruthgarza
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

We visited Coal Pot based on a recommendation from a famous chef for its unique dining experience. The restaurant is actually on a dock over a marina waterfront. The menu came with countless options. We enjoyed the pumpkin and callaloo soup, calamari, and dorado and...More

Thank Bmoney21
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Sally F
1 February 2018|
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Response from Karen A | Reviewed this property |
coal pot has its own bar,,its about 10 minutes away from the city of castries where you can find lots of bars.and 5 minutes or less from the airport...The best part of it being isolated is your privacy...
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.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$75
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Families with children, Scenic view
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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