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La Reine Chicken Shack

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24I Estate Pearl | Kingshill, Usvi, 00820-5686, St. Croix
+1 340-778-5717
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10:30 - 20:00
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Sun 10:30 - 16:00
Mon - Wed 10:30 - 18:00
Thu - Sat 10:30 - 20:00
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My kids and I went to this restaurant the first day we got on the Island. I read that the food was possibly the best and needed to visit, since it was very close to where we were staying. I ordered the chicken, with red beans and rice. I honestly wasn't that impressed. The kids ate it, but not all... More 

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Christiansted, St. Croix
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

There is a reason that this is one of the top destinations on St Croix. The food is excellent! The chicken is a must have (don't forget the sauce) but they have other amazing dishes as well that vary depending on the day. Excellent ribs, pork, oxtail, fish stew, and johnny cakes. Ice cold beer at the bar. Be prepared... More 

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Thank jbdinsd
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We loved the food here! Not only was it great food but it was a great value! We had both the chicken and the ribs were mouthwatering!

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Thank tmoore_13
Newburyport, Massachusetts
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142 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Locals hang out featuring good food at a great value. Service is fast and efficient. Went here for lunch 3 days of the 8 days we were there recently. Plenty of food if you get the dinner. Try the johnny cakes-like a beignet or flat plain donut-just a hint of sweetness-fried(I know, but such a treat!). Homemade rice and beans... More 

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Thank lisac1962
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best Johnny cakes on the island, love the roast chicken as well. Good customer service.❤❤❤ Only bad think is "Cash Only"...so walk with cash or pay ATM fees😉😉

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Thank Delecia B
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Do you want the most delicious chicken of your life? ...then come here! If you are looking for the island chicken of your dreams or memories from other Caribbean travel days in the sun, then you will find it here! You will die with the amount of food they serve you for $11.95 including a pound of yellow rice a... More 

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Thank Donna E
Florissant, Colorado
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76 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like rotisserie, wood fire chicken this is a must stop. Roadside eatery with some of the best chicken I've ever had.

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Thank JThobe
Christiansted, St. Croix
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38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

People flock to the chicken shack daily. Good local food at a fair price. Make it part of your stop on your way around St. Croix

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Thank Richard O
Freedom, Wisconsin
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50 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we arrive just a few minutes before 6pm, which was closing so only the chicken was still available. But is was delicious! The specials of the day looked great and we wished we had arrived earlier.

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Thank tap0629
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of times, places like this get raves on sites like this one, but turn out to be a let-down or a tourist trap. Not this one. Had lunch there twice while on the island, and worth it both times. First, an interesting cross section of people: tourists, blue-collar working people, people in suits. It's an open-air dining experience with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$28
Cuisine
Caribbean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 16:00
Monday
10:30 - 18:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 18:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 18:00
Thursday
10:30 - 20:00
Friday
10:30 - 20:00
Saturday
10:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24I Estate Pearl | Kingshill, Usvi, 00820-5686, St. Croix
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. Croix
  • Phone Number: +1 340-778-5717
Description
very popular with the locals and gaining popularity with the tourists. they don't have their own website, but the link I provided above shows its listing.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?