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Tapas On The Bay

Rodney Bay Waterfront | St Lucia, Gros Islet, St. Lucia
+1 758-451-2433
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (236 reviews)
“flatbread” (22 reviews)
“paella” (11 reviews)
Opens in 7 min
All hours
CUISINES
Caribbean, Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Rodney Bay Waterfront | St Lucia, Gros Islet, St. Lucia
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1 - 10 of 580 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place on a Saturday night, lively and right on the bay. The bar area is open but the food was amazing and very filling.

Thank Brenda B
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Hi Brenda, thanks for taking the time to post a review. We're glad that you enjoyed the Tapas experience, and look forward to seeing you again next time!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful water view , live music Cats roaming around you Food ok but expensive Attentive wait staff Doesn't accept AmexMore

Thank G P
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Hi there, thanks for taking the time to share your experience. We're glad that you enjoyed the view and the service, but without details on the quality and value of the food it's hard to comment further. Our profile does display our payment methods, and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not a large dinner menu to choose from but food is reasonably priced and has lots of flavour! Portions are quite fulling as well.More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, thanks for taking the time to review. During the summer we do offer a slightly smaller menu but we have regular specials. We're currently featuring a selection of dishes based around Stassen cider, which is proving very popular, and lobster season is now...More

Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

The Tapas menu built on the concept of small meal sizes allows you to sample textures and wonderful flavors from around the globe. The relaxing environment lends to total enjoyment. The true winner is warm, friendly and knowledgible staff. Rosie and Marc thank you for...More

Thank Wen D
Management response:Responded 5 weeks ago

Hi there, thanks so much for sharing your feedback, we're delighted that you enjoyed your Tapas experience, and look forward to welcoming you back for more soon! Thanks again. Rosie & Marc.

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

The environment is lovely and the food was great. Great view of the bay. The staff are very friendly. The food took a while to come out but we were all able to sit around and talk while waiting. Just remember it is Tapas!

Thank Kelvon B
Management response:Responded 12 August 2017

Hi Kelvon, thanks for taking the time to leave a review. We're glad that you were able to enjoy an authentic Tapas experience with us, even if that did mean a slight delay! Thanks again.

Reviewed 8 August 2017

Really great food, great ambiance and perfect location. Everything tastes good. The service was also good. the people are really nice. the bartender made the best drinks.

Thank Terriann M
Management response:Responded 12 August 2017

Hi Terriann, thanks so much for your review, we're delighted that you enjoyed your meal with us, and look forward to welcoming you back again soon!

Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Staffing was hood and see very nice tables over looking the Rodney Bay, food is a mix of au duet cuisine and gourmet burgers... Had the

Thank Darren F
Management response:Responded 12 August 2017

Hi there, it seems that you were interrupted mid-review! Please share the rest of your experience with us so that we can address any issues that prompted the 3-star rating. Thanks.

Reviewed 31 July 2017

Visited this restaurant a couple of weeks ago during happy hour. There was a smaller menu available which was fine with us since there full menu has no many options. Plus two-for-one was a bonus. Enjoyed the mango mojitos as well as tacos and flatbread....More

Thank jptravels2
Management response:Responded 12 August 2017

Hi there, thanks for taking the time to share your experience, we're delighted that you enjoyed your meal with us here at Tapas On The Bay, and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 28 July 2017

The food quality was excellent. The portion size (even for tapas) was smaller than I was accustomed to receiving. If you are not very hungry and like high quality food, this is the place for you.More

Thank sullie711
Management response:Responded 30 July 2017

Hi there, thanks for sharing your feedback. We're sorry that you felt the portions were a little small, and that you didn't receive value for money. Unfortunately, on a small island we have to import almost everything that we serve, which pushes the prices up....More

Reviewed 26 July 2017

We tried this restaurant when in the area. Really enjoyed sitting on the patio. Food was very good and no too expensive. A table of five split a round of tapas and we all had the Paella for a main course.More

Thank Travel4Foto
Management response:Responded 30 July 2017

Hi there, thanks for sharing your feedback. We always say that tapas is meant for sharing, and sitting out on the deck with a group of friends and family is exactly how it should be experienced! Thanks again, and we hope to see you back...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 18:00
Monday
18:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 18:00
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 18:00
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 18:00
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 18:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rodney Bay Waterfront | St Lucia, Gros Islet, St. Lucia
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Lucia  >  Gros Islet Quarter  >  Gros Islet
  • Phone Number: +1 758-451-2433
  • E-mail
Description
With its Spanish-inspired decor and menu of 'little dishes from around the world', Tapas On The Bay is tucked into a breezy corner of Rodney Bay marina lagoon, where a steady breeze blows across the calm waters and cools its spacious covered deck. The long, Soufriere stone clad bar is perfect for enjoying a quick lunch or dinner, and the secluded location makes Tapas On The Bay a great place to relax and chill out. Taking traditional tapas as a base, Chef Rosie incorporates Caribbean and international influences, creating innovative new bite-sized dishes with local ingredients and flavours, serving them on sharing platters for a very social eating experience. There are also plenty of delicious entrees and yummy desserts to round out the menu. Throw in some excellent wines, three different types of sangria and boozy cocktails by the jug, and Tapas On The Bay could be your next favourite dining spot in Saint Lucia. Open for brunch from 10am to 3pm, happy hour from 4pm to 6pm and dinner from 6pm to 10pm (11pm Saturday and Sunday). Closed Tuesdays.
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