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Black Ginger

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings

Location and contact

About
Located right in the heart of Gustavia, Black Ginger serves a 100% Thai cuisine, authentic and refined, concocted by a trio of Thai chef. Its unique interior courtyard opens on the starry sky, matched only by its contemporary design combining a palette of red and black colors, max domes spreading a soft light,and minimalist furniture, including Charles Eames chairs.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
Asian, Thai
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fabulous ambiance fantastic food absolutely delish . We have been to Thailand the last 2 years however this was the best vegan green curry I have ever had also wok vegetable to die for highly recommend this tastebud tantalisingly restaurant 👌🏽

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank lucyloumawdesley
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a great option in Gustavia. Traditional Asian sharing plates and definitely more flavorful than most other options on the island. The portion definitely err on the small side, so over-order. We found that the service took a long time to get started/get the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank DandDeeNYC
Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is gorgeous, and the food is delicious. Unfortunately, they rush you through dinner so that you're there for about an hour. It's unfortunate.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Stuart R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great Thai restaurant in an open air atmosphere. The service and quality of the food is top notch.... A must for St. Barth foodies!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank beachbunny880
bryanmjl, Responsable relations publiques at Black Ginger, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear beachbunny880, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience with us. We are truly delighted you enjoyed our authentic Thaï cuisine & service. We are looking forward to welcome you again. Sincerely,

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Black Ginger is one of my favorite restaurants in St. Barths. The food is delicious, well priced and the room is chic and romantic.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Paul_NYC_10
bryanmjl, Responsable relations publiques at Black Ginger, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Paul_NYC_10, Thank you for sharing your recent dining experience with us. We are truly humbled by your compliments, thank you. We are delighted you appreciated our authentic Thaï cuisine and our atmosphere. We are looking forward to welcome you again. Sincerely,

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ll start with the positives ... service is decent and location is good. Now, for the negatives ... frozen vegetables plated for 30+ Euros. If your palate is basic, you’ll enjoy this restaurant. If you cringe at paying hundreds for a meal that is mediocre...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank LifeLessOrdinary34
bryanmjl, Public Relations Manager at Black Ginger, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear LifeLessOrdinary34, Thank you for sharing your recent dining experience with us. We sincerely regret our authentic Thaï cuisine did not live up to your expectations however all our dishes are made from FRESH ingredients including our vegetables and never has been or will be...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We always look forward to eating at Black Ginger but they had some seating issues on this trip.Really don’t know what happened but there was quite a lot of confusion while we and many others waited to be seated. The food was fine but service...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Louise L
bryanmjl, Public Relations Manager at Black Ginger, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Louise L, Thank you for sharing your thoughts with us. Thank you for returning dining with us, always a pleasure to welcome you. We are delighted you enjoyed our cuisine despite having to wait a little, we apologize for it. We will look forward...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner at Black Ginger should not be missed. We have eaten many wonderful meals on St Barth, but this one was one of my favorites. Great cocktails and fresh original food like the appetizer special I had, which was a salad of grapefruit with shredded...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Ellymags
bryanmjl, Responsable relations publiques at Black Ginger, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Ellymags, Thank you for sharing your recent experience with us. We are humbled by your comments, we are absolutely delighted you enjoyed our authentic Thaï cuisine and service. We are honored to be considered your highlight while staying in St Barth. We are looking...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I highly enjoyed my dinner here. The ambiance is beautiful with the red lighting and Asian influenced decor. I was fiending Asian food and this place hit the spot. I had the sake, chicken curry, and a noodle dish. All was sooo good. My husband...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 404jennyy
bryanmjl, Responsable relations publiques at Black Ginger, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear 404jennyy, Thank you for sharing your thoughts with us regarding you recent visit. We are absolutely delighted by your review, thank you for your compliments, we are happy you enjoyed our authentic Thaï cuisine along our atmosphere. Thank you for your compliments. We will...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere and service. Food was excellent. A bit expensive and portions were not that big. But overall very good experience.More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank td03549
bryanmjl, Responsable relations publiques at Black Ginger, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear td03549, Thank you for sharing your thoughts with us. Thank you for your compliments, we are delighted you had a great experience and enjoyed our atmosphere, service and our authentic Thaï cuisine. We are looking forward to welcome you again on your next trip...More

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