19 Jul Foodie Favorites in St. Lucia
The island of St. Lucia is undoubtedly a foodie favorite destination. Its Creole creations in chicken, pork and especially seafood are heavily inspired by Indian spices, ensuring tastes that awaken the senses.
Explore the flavors of St. Lucia – a foodie favorite destination
Foodiemooners who visit St. Lucia will find the island’s natural beauty creates for an especially romantic getaway. The island’s two distinct mountains, the Pitons, appear to rise up out of the sea like prehistoric monoliths. These two distinct features, in fact, often serve as the backdrop for destination weddings. Aside from the mountains, St. Lucia is home to beautiful volcanic beaches, rainforests, fishing villages and breathtaking waterfalls. The attractions, stunning resorts, and amazing culinary experiences combine to make St. Lucia an ideal foodiemoon destination.
If St. Lucia is your destination of choice for a foodiemoon, we recommend:
Our favorite resort
While St. Lucia is known for its amazing resorts, Anse Chastanet is one of our all-time favorites. This stunning resort delivers tranquility, incredible flavors, adventure and romance in a single package. Majestic ocean views and two private beaches are included, along with a stunning view of the Pitons. Onsite restaurants tempt the taste buds with tropical Caribbean cuisine, traditional Creole flavors, grilled delicacies, and more.
Foodies who visit St. Lucia rave about such local eateries as Spice of India in Gros Islet, Masala Bay in Marigot Bay and Castries’ The Pink Plantation House. For those who want a laid-back experience, the Caribbean flavors of Roots Bar in Marigot Bay are also talked up by foodies.
Foodies who judge local cuisine by local recommendations will find no shortage of places to explore in St. Lucia. Caribbean Journal recommends The Beacon while others say the Plas Kassav bakery is a must-visit.
Mango Madness at Jade Mountain typically takes place in June and features a wide variety of cuisine served up with mango flair. The Chocolate Festival at Jade Mountain is also a must-experience for foodies. This festival takes place in October and celebrates all things cacao.
Sweethearts looking for a foodie favorite destination will find the flavors of St. Luica are too sweet to resist. To find out more about this Caribbean paradise, consult with your Bliss Honeymoons foodiemoon travel advisor.
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