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“Just perfect!” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Caribbean Kitchen at Castara Retreats

Caribbean Kitchen at Castara Retreats
Ranked #1 of 8 Restaurants in Castara
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$10 - US$40
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Good for: Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Waitstaff
Description: Open daily from 11am-10pm. For reservations call 766-1010. Castara Retreats Scenic Restaurant with spectacular views of the beach and ocean, on our terraced pavilion deck. We offer a range of home-made foods from fresh fish and quality steak to hand-made ravioli and interesting vegetarian options. We offer a choice of inventive starters including fishcakes, salads and chilled soups, and popular desserts such as chocolate mousse and passionfruit cheesecake. We have a range of cocktails, cold beers, fine wines, Italian coffees, and home-made juices. Our restaurant is rapidly gaining a reputation for good food and a warm welcome where guests can take a break, eat and drink, take in the spectacular views and sunsets and observe the wonderful hummingbirds as they display on our feeders.
Chichester, United Kingdom
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“Just perfect!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2013

The restaurant at Castara Retreats has apparently only just opened and hence we would suggest it remains for now a best kept secret. Put it this way, when we booked to stay there we didn't know there was any form of bar or kitchen. Very small ( seat max 15 as a guess?) on an open wooden veranda with the sound track of the waves in the distance, the vibe is very chilled, very friendly and really quite intimate.
The food is just great. A simple but varied menu with beautifully cooked fresh fish, fresh pasta and chicken, goat etc with a definate emphasis on fresh local produce.
If your staying in Castara then pop up for an evening. If your actually staying in the Retreats then maybe you should eat the first night in the village because once you've eaten in the Retreats restaurant you won't want to go elsewhere. Or do as we did, eat in the village for lunch and at the retreats in the evening!
This is just a great place..... Just perfect!

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KennyCastara, Manager at Caribbean Kitchen at Castara Retreats, responded to this review, 9 March 2013
Thank you for dinning with us, we were delighted to have been able to be part of making your vacation "just perfect"
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