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Riviere House

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Upper Government Road | Below the hospital, Charlestown, Nevis
+1 869-469-7117
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Ontario, Canada
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51 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

The estate house on Goverment road Between Charlstown and the hospital,is easily overlooked. The rating are higher at better known restaurants but the food is easily the best on the island. The prices in EC are significantly lower than at the big nampe spots. The owner chefs husband is a local fisherman and he gets the best fish and lobster... More 

Thank Tony B
Tallahassee, Florida
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Lunch at Riviere House was simply sumptuous. I was so full after the Conch Chowder Appetizer and main fish dish that I had to pass up the desert. The ambience was quiet and the nice North East Trade Winds kept the Open Restaurant really comfortable on a hot Caribbean Day. The staff was pleasant and welcoming. Service was excellent. The... More 

Thank F9956ZHbriand
New Haven, Connecticut
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Four of us joined 4 others for lunch, two of whom are Nevitians, and recommended this restaurant. It was a wonderful choice. Everyone enjoyed what was ordered, from fish, to chicken, to pasta. The service was friendly and accommodating, and the setting quiet and open. Definitely a place to revisit.

Thank Elaine K
Basseterre, St. Kitts
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016

I spent many a summer of my childhood here! Nice ambience! overlooking pastures at the back and government road in front with views of St Kitts in the distance. I enjoyed the food too! The service was also good

Thank jas207
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2016

Riviere House is a beautiful venue (see photo) where diners are seated on a breezy open air porch at the back of a creole town house...a quiet retreat from the bustle of Charlestown. The food is "haute local" featuring such Nevesian specialties as macaroni pie (mac and cheese with vegetables...and yes...different, very good and worth trying), well seasoned local fish,... More 

Thank braz0s
North Wales, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

Our 1st visit here. We called on for lunch, a lovely building and a great host. She remembered us from last year when we called in and bought a picture from the gallery there. I had a pork dish which was lovely, quite a lot of fat and bone but the meat was delicious and the rice the best I... More 

Thank southsidez
Charlestown, Nevis
1 review
Reviewed 14 August 2015

I love this place! Hope, Sinbad and the rest of the team there are friendly and caring. The food is tasty, the air is always breezy and its just a short drive away from the Charlestown core.

Thank Nevisislandliving
Chevy Chase, Maryland
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67 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2015

The Riviere House is about a 15 minute walk from the ferry. A taxi will charge you about $10 (EC) or overcharge you $20 (EC). It's not the restaurant's fault. If you're overcharged by the taxi, know that your dining experience will still make it a bargain (See: photos of the menu).

Thank MwahMwah
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31 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2014

All of the food was excellent and reasonable. The conch chowder was wonderful. There was also lots of room to park your car.

Thank PatsyCline
Leeds, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2014

We attended the reopening of Riviere last night with friends. After a drinks reception we were seated in the main restaurant, which had been beautifully set out for the large number of diners. We enjoyed a lovely meal of soup, coconut chicken, pork with nuts and cranberries, finished off with bread pudding. Service was excellent and the place had a... More 

Thank HBirdNevis

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Caribbean, Soups
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Upper Government Road | Below the hospital, Charlestown, Nevis
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Kitts and Nevis  >  Nevis  >  Charlestown
  • Phone Number: +1 869-469-7117

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?