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The Gin Trap

The Gin Trap, Jones Bay, Nevis
+1 869-469-8230
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
American, Caribbean, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
The Gin Trap, Jones Bay, Nevis
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What can I say ? Definitely a trap as the name suggests. Totally over priced for over cooked food. Lack of customer service. And total faulse jugement of reviews, obviously done by staff for extra customers.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Brandon v
Reviewed 4 days ago

Mervan the bar tender was attentive and knowledgeable, Paula our waitress was stunning, funny and gave the best service but the best if all was the food. The bbq ribs fall off the bone tender and so much neat on said bones, the lobster was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Tigletpiglet1
timrO6971FS, Owner at The Gin Trap, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Guest, A most wonderful review thank you. Your praise has been passed on to my wonderful staff and thank you so much for recommending us!

Reviewed 4 days ago

Lovely setting to watch the sunset, under new management which was disappointing. The food was tasty but over cooked. There was a real problem with tiny flies that ended up in our cocktails. The personnel touch had gone and it was very expensive. Would no...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Anita t
timrO6971FS, Owner at The Gin Trap, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Anita, For the record we are EXACTLY the same management and ownership as we were during your last visit 2 years ago. How food can be tasty yet over cooked is a ridiculous statement, food is only tasty if cooked correctly. Flies. Really? Tiny...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An early walk from Oualie Beach Resort took us to the Gin Trap for a sunset dinner. We were greeted to an empty restaurant by the beautiful sweet Paula who made us feel like the place was ours. She took us up to the delightfully...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank susanjared
timrO6971FS, Manager at The Gin Trap, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for this wonderful review, much appreciated! Your description of who we are and what we do at The Gin Trap is on point and your praise has been passed on to my staff.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food at Gin Trip is some of the best food I have ever had. The scallops as an appetizer are a must try! Our entrees were all so delicious. We even ordered dessert, which we never do, because the food was so good. Service...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jenn_D808
timroberts205, Owner at The Gin Trap, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest Thank you for your wonderful comments and detailed review. Your recommendation is truly appreciated and we at The Gin Trap hope to see you again!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Host was extremely nice. We got to our reservation about 15 minutes early and were asked to wait up in the bar. When we went up there bartender was not the friendliest. We felt very awkward as no one was in the restaurant but us....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Global494681
timroberts205, Owner at The Gin Trap, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest Thank you for your comments and I’m sorry if you thought our bar area was not ‘friendly’ but this is completely at odds with other reviews where guests rave about the bar, it’s vibe and the interaction of my bar tenders. Maybe you’re...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great gem of a spot! Food was fantastic, atmosphere was great. I am a Gin fanatic myself - lots of great choices. Theme of Gin is tastefully tied throughout the whole restaurant - very cute. They have a wheel of Gin you can spin as...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank vmarsh12
timroberts205, Owner at The Gin Trap, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest Your comments are a pleasure to have received and we at The Gin Trap are so pleased that you enjoyed everything about us. Please visit again and we look forward to your return.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited The Gin Trap for the first time last night for dinner.. Loved everything about it The staff were friendly but very professional. We were greeted by Alexis and seated at the bar to leisurely look at the menu . He ran through the specials...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Resort28401246076
timroberts205, Owner at The Gin Trap, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest Thank you for your excellent review and it was a real pleasure to host you. Your kind and considered comments have been passed on to my staff and we hope that you visit very soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On arrival at the gin trap and to say it is stunning on the outside would be a understatement the attention to detail in the gardens is amazing on entering we were met by Alexis who showed us to the bar up a few steps...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Robert T
timroberts205, Owner at The Gin Trap, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Robert Thank you so much for your comments and it was a pleasure to host you. Your detailed and consise review is very much appreciated!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I came here on our honeymoon for dinner one night. We sat in the bar that overlooked the water, and made friends with Mervan and Paula (the best bartenders!). We asked where we should go to watch the Texas Longhorns football game...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Katie R
timrO6971FS, Owner at The Gin Trap, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Katie I’m so pleased that my staff looked after you so well and accommodated your requests. It was a real pleasure to host you both and we at The Gin Trap wish you a long and happy marriage!

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Acap26
July 11, 2016|
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Response from timroberts205 | Property representative |
If you would like to email us I can let you have the information you need
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luv2holidayinthesun
June 29, 2016|
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Response from timroberts205 | Property representative |
Hi, Burgers are on our lunch menu but can be served in addition to the dinner menu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$19
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Television, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Gin Trap, Jones Bay, Nevis
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Kitts and Nevis  >  Nevis
  • Phone Number: +1 869-469-8230
  • E-mail
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