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Big Bamboo Cafe

Caribbean, Bar, Pub
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Corner of High Street and Guy O'Reilly St, Laborie, St. Lucia
+1 758-455-9171
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

When in season they make a great tapas. Local food can be heavy so a reasonable alternative. Nice to chill out on the stools streetside watching the world go by. Deals on beer etc too

Thank davidwnorth
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

Good Food, the food takes a long time to come out, service at the bar is pretty quick. I ate there few times and I was never let down.

Thank tinytim99
Westminster, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

They have a great burger here, worth the wait (and there will be one) but who cares? Your on island time now. Cheap beer, good local hangout and the patrons and bartenders are friendly.

Thank Sarah P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

Food was awesome, and very cheap. We loved the local vibe the place had and the service was really quick. If we're ever in Laborie again I know where I'll be headed

1 Thank Conor M
Hoerstel, Germany
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2015

We ate there 2 different meals: fried chicken and fresh fish. The chicken was ok but the fish wasn´t cooked all the way. When we told them they didn´t really care. Go to Mama Tilly´s. It is better and tastier there

1 Thank Petra1401
staffordshire england
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2015 via mobile

Nice place in the village of labirie, little loud music and lits of locals. Food was consistently good and reasonably priced, they do takeout, but not much local chat which you eould get if you went to mama tillys. Nice enough though. Recommend.

1 Thank boggsey
Boise, ID
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2015

Ate here three times -- loved every meal. Delicious, affordable and prepared and served with great friendliness by the staff. Don't miss Thursday karaoke night (though we made local friends on every visit).

1 Thank thinkjeffthink
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2015

i went with my family, service was warming, i felt like in a movie with a nice view. i really recommend it as a place for lunch and also for diner,very authentic food and tasty , Nice people. it is a place that i will definitly come back with friends to share the expérience. i had a great time

1 Thank isma2015
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2015

Good owner, family oriented.. Hospitality is out of this world.. Food is amazing!!!!! I'm from Toronto, I wish we had a place like the big bamboo here, it can teach us a thing or two..... Trust me, if your in Laborie check this place out, Thursday's are karaokee nights, another good thing.... Thanks, Jimmy

2 Thank Dimitri79
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2014 via mobile

This was our second time at this restaurant since visiting last July. It is a MUST stop! Wings and wedges are great but if you want local food try the fish...the provisions are unique and delicious! The beer is cold and great prices. Thursday's is karaoke night which is priceless!!! The DJ's who supply music are some of the best... More 

1 Thank Julie N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Caribbean, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner of High Street and Guy O'Reilly St, Laborie, St. Lucia
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Lucia  >  Laborie Quarter  >  Laborie
  • Phone Number: +1 758-455-9171
Big Bamboo has two sections :

Outside Grill & Bar

Inside VIP restaurant and Bar.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?