Wed, Thu, Sat 4pm / Fri, Sun 11am



“This classy, indoor, air-conditioned restaurant is the most reliable bet for a really good dinner in Rodney Bay Village. The steaks, though not cheap, are outstandingly tender, and the sweet potato fries are delicious. Leave room for the rich puddings, such as the cranberry vanilla crème brûlée, which are also memorable. Chef Rosie Joinville is exceptionally welcoming, finding time to chat to tourists as well as her many regulars. You could start the evening next door at sister establishment Tapas On The Bay, a civilised and rather elegant tapas bar serving Caribbean and Spanish dishes.”

(The Daily Telegraph (UK) Travel Guide, 2019)

The comments below are drawn from TripAdvisor, Google and Facebook, where Big Chef Steakhouse is a permanent fixture in the top handful of restaurants on the island, and has received a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award every year since 2011. If you would like to add your comments please post a review or send us an email to

Big Chef Steak House
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Lucius Lake
Lucius Lake
15:07 01 Jun 21
Great dining, perfect for celebrations. Slightly pricey but all worth it. A must visit.
Estee Amos
Estee Amos
00:49 23 May 21
WOW! Hands down the best restaurant in St. Lucia. The decor, the vibe, the staff - all impeccable, but the food... outshines all of that. The ribeye steak is one of the best I’ve had, and the Brussels sprouts side dish will not be forgotten. As for dessert, the sticky toffee is a 20/ more
Ahindris Ramos Rodriguez
Ahindris Ramos Rodriguez
19:17 13 May 21
Very nice place and the food was amazing 👏 😋 👌
Krystal Cenac
Krystal Cenac
01:40 10 May 21
Amazing food, amazing service, amazing staff. It was a delightful experience!!
Theresa Plummer
Theresa Plummer
10:25 24 Mar 21
I was at "Big Chef" Buildings. It is ideally located for Personal Grooming... Comfortable, a Sanctuary for for the... weary feet..Give it a more
Marcia Francis
Marcia Francis
21:44 10 Mar 21
Go enjoy the Sunday Brunch like I did.
Trish Tenaro
Trish Tenaro
13:12 07 Jan 21
This place was amazing. It is a beautiful and very clean place to eat. The food was AMAZING. Highly recommend.
Malcolm Marshall
Malcolm Marshall
18:07 29 Dec 20
Absolutely fabulous food it was so good the first time we had to return. Also staff so friendly and catered for all... your needs where possible. Will be my first port of call when we more
zan joseph
zan joseph
20:31 25 Oct 20
Everything excellent.... Food, customer service, entertainment, ambiance.....
Wendy Delmar
Wendy Delmar
23:13 22 Feb 20
The food here is always wonderful and you can count on a personal chat with either Mark or Rosie, the owners of the... restaurants. All about great standardsread more
Deirdre Stewart
Deirdre Stewart
14:54 27 Jan 20
Wonderful atmosphere, beautifully appointed restaurant and delicious cuisine with surprising combination of ingredients... that worked well together. Jade the waiter was a delight and we got to meet and chat with the chef. An all around enjoyable dining experience as my friends and I celebrated our 19th Girlfriends more
Natasha Welch
Natasha Welch
03:17 27 Jan 20
It was a wonderful experience and the customer service was amazing! They accommodated our 7 year old and he cleaned his... plate! The food was amazing! The pianist played a great selection of music. We would definitely recommend everyone to visit:-) Thank you for making our visit to St. Lucia more
Daniel Bethell
Daniel Bethell
00:30 24 Jan 20
Consistently one of, if not the best, steak houses in the Caribbean. Never had a bad meal there in the 10+ years I've... been going. A trip to St. Lucia is not complete without a visit to the Big Chef Steak Houseread more
Lesa Rider
Lesa Rider
11:26 03 Jan 20
Outstanding food! Everyone in our party of five loved what they ordered. And, great service and... atmosphere.@bigchefsteakhouseread more
Sve Kaneva
Sve Kaneva
23:24 25 Nov 19
Amazing food!!!Highly recommend!!!I enjoy my serve&turf and a calamari apptz.Beautiful athmouspiare,well train stuff... and food cooked with love😊Good luck to all the staff .read more
Shelley Ramsaran
Shelley Ramsaran
00:28 21 Aug 19
First experience at Big Chef. Excellent service, perfect temperature in salmon & lamb, extremely tasty, great... presentation. Romantic ambience, five star dj! Will highly recommend!read more
Michael Petit
Michael Petit
00:20 04 Aug 19
Amazing food! See our 16oz New York strip and salmon. Price was worth every penny.
Liquid Courage (LiquidCourage)
Liquid Courage (LiquidCourage)
01:17 21 Jun 19
Very good experience!! Arrived a bit early, be there for 7 if you go. Food was excellent and our waiter was amazing! He... joked and we had a great time. There was a live singer who played piano and it was one of the best atmospheres I've been in for a restaurant. I had the three mushroom sirloin and it was fantastic. Stayed for dessert and espresso as well. A little pricey and expect to pay a little more, but it was well worth it. I'm very glad we more
Arnelle Anius
Arnelle Anius
17:28 09 Mar 19
Chose Big Chef Steakhouse for my birthday dinner and I couldn't have chosen a better restaurant to eat myself to... happiness. I definitely consider myself a meat lover and this was definitely the place to fulfill my meat craving. The lamb racks were cooked to absolute perfection without a doubt. Will definitely be back again and again. I strongly recommend this place at least once or ten times in your lifetime 😍😍😍read more
Next Reviews
  • positive review  Great Service!!! Fantastic customer service!!

    Mary Jane Knoll Avatar Mary Jane Knoll
    November 17, 2018

    positive review  Great food, friendly staff and great atmosphere, well done guys????

    Raymond Riley-Cole Avatar Raymond Riley-Cole
    March 6, 2019

    positive review  A place you definitely need to visit and eat at when you are here visiting!

    Theresa Fusco Avatar Theresa Fusco
    April 5, 2019
  • positive review  A fabulous menu with an enormous choice.

    Charles Sameasthefirst Avatar Charles Sameasthefirst
    September 25, 2018

    positive review  Great meal very friendly staff

    David Christie Avatar David Christie
    March 3, 2019

    positive review  We had a great evening! Enjoy the food and the Irish Gun runner !

    Marie Andree Pelletier Avatar Marie Andree Pelletier
    January 4, 2019
  • positive review  Stunning food. Lovely atmosphere. Great place to eat x

    Julia Wallhead Avatar Julia Wallhead
    January 10, 2019

    positive review  Great night great staff awesome welcome to St Lucia

    Bex McGurran Avatar Bex McGurran
    December 7, 2019

    positive review  The best steak in the Eastern Caribbean!

    Magoe Johnson Avatar Magoe Johnson
    January 12, 2020
  • positive review  Stopped in here last night and WOW, great food, great drinks and atmosphere. Owner was very pleasant to talk to as were all the employees we interacted with. Piano player was really good, one of our group even sang a song with him. Only suggestion would be to have an area to sit, have another drink to stay a while to continue enjoying the music after dining. ?

    Jeff Ford Avatar Jeff Ford
    November 29, 2019

    positive review  Food was good, with a nice atmosphere

    Iyana Davidson Avatar Iyana Davidson
    December 8, 2019

    positive review  The greatest steak ever and excellent service.

    Andy Bisnath Avatar Andy Bisnath
    September 25, 2018
  • positive review  Had the pleasure of dining here last week. It was perfect! The food was excellent, timing was amazing, and the service was great! I can’t wait to return to St. Lucia and come back here. It was the perfect ending to a perfect holiday!

    Justin Ragoonanan Avatar Justin Ragoonanan
    August 22, 2019

    positive review  Meilleur steak staff super gentil et souriant WoW a essayer ?

    Léa Thibodeau Avatar Léa Thibodeau
    January 8, 2019

    positive review  great food especially the steaks

    John Zurlo Avatar John Zurlo
    November 4, 2019
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