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Frigate Bay, Basseterre, St. Kitts
+1 869-466-3735
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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Restaurant Hours
Italian, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Frigate Bay, Basseterre, St. Kitts
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is also listed under Ciao Restaurant Italiano! Read those reviews, we had a disappointing meal, there are nicer places to eat!

Thank Sharon R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have never had a bad meal at any SK restaurant but this place was horrendous. My husband ordered a grilled chicken salad and it was the saddest grilled chicken I have ever seen. It literally looked like they threw several pieces of lettuce with...More

1  Thank ygasperino
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

We remembered the building from prior trips when it was Italian food. We thought it was the same, but the former operation was PJs. My husband had the lasagna and he enjoyed his. For me, the chicken parm was just ok. The rating is probably...More

Thank jpctiger
Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

The food is good here but the service is hilarious. You could be in a faulty towers sketch coming here. Very friendly husband and wife team but completely inexperienced at running a restaurant. Still worth visiting but don’t expect perfect service. Good Italian food and...More

Thank Tim B
Reviewed June 10, 2018

When my group first suggested going here, I wondered why we would be going to an Italian place when we were in the Caribbean. We had a large party of 12 and the server quickly pulled together some tables for us. The tables were of...More

Thank Robin M
Reviewed June 3, 2018

This place was amazing! We fell in love with the place before the food was even at our table. The staff was so nice! We arrived before they opened and they sat us at a table anyways. Once they opened the chief (who I believe...More

Thank shannonscr8208
Reviewed April 28, 2018

The food was ok although overpriced, just like all the restaurants in St. Kitts. The bad part was the atmosphere, almost secluded in the back with fans and very hot and stuffy. We would not go back, even though the staff was friendly.

Thank Jasmine084
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is not much to look at but the food is ok. We were warned to only order pasta or pizza and both were very good and we enjoyed our meal. No atmosphere to speak of but nice food.

Thank Vicki P
Reviewed April 4, 2018

We ordered meat balls to bring to our room with us and we got charged $21.00 US for 5 tiny meatballs. I can only image what it would cost for a full meal.More

1  Thank jasmindakota
Ciao45, Owner at ciao, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2018

I sincerely apologize and so sorry for you being charged so much for the order of meat balls, it was a mistake from our staff as she chaged you for the whole order of spaghetti meat ball. As you paid cash we had no ways...More

Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

It felt like we were entering the twilight zone. The owners, an older Italian couple were both there. The husband sat at a table in the bar area and the wife ran through a memorized list of specials. We ordered a bottle of Acqua Panna,...More

1  Thank xTraveLoverx
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Janice M
February 1, 2016|
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Response from StrugglingGolfer | Reviewed this property |
It is less than a ten minute walk --- in the area is a liquor store plus Rams mini grocery store and 3-4 other restaurants. But don't limit yourself to walking restaurants as some just a short taxi ride away are well worth... More
Julie R
December 22, 2015|
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Response from Peter F | Reviewed this property |
Doubt it. They have some decent wine at a good price. We drank some Chilean merlot for $26 a bootle. It was very drinkable.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Frigate Bay, Basseterre, St. Kitts
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Kitts and Nevis  >  St. Kitts  >  Basseterre
  • Phone Number: +1 869-466-3735
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