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Lion Rock Beach Bar and Grill

Cockleshell Beach, Basseterre, St. Kitts
+1 869-663-8711
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (30 reviews)
“shrimp” (11 reviews)
“rice” (9 reviews)
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Caribbean, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
Cockleshell Beach, Basseterre, St. Kitts
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Reviewed March 26, 2018

At 18 - 20 $US a plate this little place isn't cheap but the food cooked by the owner's son was fresh, Caribbean and delicious, the rum punch cocktails were strong and everyone was polite and friendly. The old dreadlocks man will rent you a...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Londonsunlounger7
Reviewed February 27, 2018

We came here a couple afternoons to relax in the sun.Two chairs and umbrella $10.Surprisingly good food,we had ribs and wings served with rice,salad and veggies.beautiful beach and plenty of parking.Great find

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank 1bartender
Reviewed February 8, 2018

We caught a taxi over to Lion Rock. We were early but were greeted by warmly by Lincoln. For $10, we got 2 chairs and an umbrella right on the water’s edge. We gave him another license plate for display. When Lion and Angie arrived...More

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank lorenmarcia
Reviewed January 23, 2018

A trip to St. Kitts is a treat in itself, but finding the Lion Rock Beach Bar & Grill made a great vacation that much more fantastic. The location is quaint and rustic, but there's a ton of beauty in its simplicity. PJ greeted my...More

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank drbell22
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Lovely little beach bar and restaurant. Great beach for relaxing with reasonably priced sunbeds at $5 per person. Definitely recommend.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Josie C
Reviewed January 14, 2018

Spent the day on the beach here while in port for the day on our cruise. It's about a 20 minute taxi ride each way. Nice clean beach with a great view of Nevis. Lion Rock rents lounge chairs for $5 each, which is cheaper...More

Date of visit: January 2018
2  Thank OhhhHey
Reviewed December 19, 2017

My family has been there years prior and again a delicious fresh meal. My husband and son love the owner and how they are so genuine and friendly remembering them from years before. He just loves the fish and sides which are made fresh to...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Artsy
Reviewed November 28, 2017

Fabulous beach bar with the best grilled shrimp! The food is delicious and the staff wonderful. Arrive early to get your order in - otherwise you may be out of luck.

Date of visit: November 2017
1  Thank AuntNa2008
Reviewed September 3, 2017

I love eating local food at local places, but this place feels dirty, and there is no visible kitchen where the food is prepared. The bathroom behind the restaurant is dirty.

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank tkwitt
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Went there with our family for the day. Our taxi driver took us here as he said it was much cheaper and better than some of the other places along the beach. Beach is great, much better than where we were at the Marriott. Paid...More

Date of visit: July 2017
2  Thank aarondelp
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Questions & Answers
John R
August 4, 2016|
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Response from Jah-Vielle P | Property representative |
I apologize for the late response. Yes you can there are many taxis at the Port ,the same taxis can pick you up at Lions and carry you back to your cruise. Normal price is 4 Persons is $28USD , anymore is $7 USD per person .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Caribbean, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cockleshell Beach, Basseterre, St. Kitts
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Kitts and Nevis  >  St. Kitts  >  Basseterre
  • Phone Number: +1 869-663-8711
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