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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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Caribbean, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Seraphine Road, Castries 00124, St. Lucia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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 3 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have had lunch at this restaurant on several occasions and the menu is absolutly fantastic. I have never had a bad experience and absolutly love their seafood options!

Thank cj7582018
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner, awesome food preparation. Waterfront seating, great service. Absolutely one of the best on the island.

Thank coachjr47
Reviewed 17 April 2018

Staff was friendly and helpful but the food was just ok. For a highly recommended and relatively expensive restaurant we were disappointed. The fish was over cooked and dry and the water, which provided a beautiful setting, smelled. I wouldn’t go back given the option.

Thank Thrash2013
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Amazing food, wide selection, great service. At the end of a very narrow street by the water surrounded by rundown buildings, but once in the restaurant you overlook an inland dock and it’s quite beautiful.

Thank Gerhardt K
Reviewed 9 April 2018

We have been coming to the restaurant for many years and as always the standard of food is very high. The menu doesn't change and I quite enjoy that as I look forward to the onion soup and delicious sauces that accompany the main course....More

Thank Polly08
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Been coming to St Lucia for many years. Always stay in north so get lazy and don’t come to Castries restaurants very often. Been meaning to try The Coal Pot for ages. And boy we were not disappointed. Location, food, drinks, wine, staff and service...More

Thank Crighton M
Reviewed 30 March 2018

Although our Resort was All Inclusive my adult daughter and I went here for dinner one night and I'm so glad we did. The restaurant offers a truly unique experience. The atmosphere was similar to that of a house boat and the seafood exceptional. I...More

Thank Stylishtourist
Reviewed 27 March 2018

This is a quaint little place right off of a bay really close to the airport. You literally can see planes taking off from where you sit! We came as a family - meat eaters along side vegans and all of us left happy! I...More

Thank Susie K
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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
Business meetings, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
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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