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Restaurant Galawa

14 rue du General De-Gaule, Gustavia 97133, St. Barthelemy
+590 590 27-5320
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“onion soup” (2 reviews)
“crab cakes” (4 reviews)
“foie gras” (6 reviews)
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French, Caribbean, Vegetarian Friendly
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14 rue du General De-Gaule, Gustavia 97133, St. Barthelemy
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Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Today we have visited the restaurant for a family dinner. We were a group of 5 people, each had a range from starters to deserts. Customer service at the place deserves a fair FAT 5! It was very friendly and personal. The food came in...More

1  Thank Julia U
Reviewed 4 May 2018

Service ***** Food **** Value ***** An atttrative indoor/outdoor restaurant on Rue du General de Gaulle, Galawa offers a nice, friendly atmosphere with well prepared food. We began with two starters a delicious Gazpacho with avocado and Cod Fritters - both were very flavorful. For...More

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Rodrigue R, Propriétaire at Restaurant Galawa, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018
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Bonjour Merci pour votre commentaire, Nous serons ravis de vous avoir pour le dîner. Vous serez le bienvenu Rodrigue

Reviewed 17 April 2018

We were a bit confused about the change of name but once settled we started to relax and enjoy the outdoorsy feel. Service was great - splashed out on a bottle of the Meursault which was a tad more expensive than the posh places some...More

Thank AnthonyL3841
Reviewed 2 April 2018

The former pier-piri is now the very low key but, very good Galawa. A menu that is pretty basic but with very good food. Perfect option for a low key and reasonably priced restaurant.

Thank 215josephs224
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely dinner the other night while in St Barths. We had Mahi Mahi two ways and the Butchers plate. Delicious and the staff and owner were lovely to talk about the change on the island.

Thank Kimberly W
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Galawa used to be one of my favorite restaurants on the island, although I know my fellow diners feel it has been consistently average. During my last visit, the service was poor and less accommodating than usual, despite us being only 1 of 3 tables...More

Thank K W
Reviewed 23 February 2018

We have been coming here for years when it was called Pipiri Palace. It seems to be the same but the two dishes we always return for were not the same - the accra were less well sauced and the spare ribs were chewy and...More

Thank john w
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Lovely outdoor ambiance but food and service was disappointing. Most main dishes were primarily gumbos and stews which were good but not memorable. I had the octopus and it had plenty of meat and tasty. Foie gras was homemade and delicious. Onion soup special with...More

Thank Linda K
Reviewed 10 February 2018

First time here since last year...Continue to serve great food at reasonable prices..good service and friendly staff..We had lamb chops, steak and a shrimp dish...all very good..Also good wine at reasonable cost..Will go back here soon.

Thank daizygeorgia
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Dinner was delicious!! My husband and I had the sword fish which was cooked to perfection! romantic casual outside dining.

Thank debbie r
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 17 - US$ 55
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
11:45 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 rue du General De-Gaule, Gustavia 97133, St. Barthelemy
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Barthelemy  >  Gustavia
  • Phone Number: +590 590 27-5320
  • E-mail
Le restaurant GALAWA se trouve en centre ville de Gustavia,dans un endroit chaleureux, accueillant et convivial,sur un fond d'ambiance decontactee vous trouverez des mets français et créole.
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