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The Great House at Nisbet Plantation

₹₹₹₹Caribbean, Seafood,
St. James Parish | Newcastle Beach, Nevis
+1 869-469-9325
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Caribbean, Seafood, Contemporary
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LOCATION
St. James Parish | Newcastle Beach, Nevis
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nisbet is special. The history, the setting, the food, the beach, the staff - ALL are exceptional. Never have I known more friendly & helpful staff - happy to chat over the bar, but still totally professional and on it! We came for lunch and...More

Thank randomfairy
Tim T, General Manager at The Great House at Nisbet Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear randomfairy, We love out team too! Please do come again soon. Best Tim

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had 4 lunches at the beachside grill that were all delicious! A great presentation along with quality food that was very pleasing! Excellent coffee and drinks! The Great House for evening dinners simply charming! The unrushed atmosphere made every meal a delight! The staff...More

Thank Denise G
Tim T, General Manager at The Great House at Nisbet Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Denise G. Thank you for the lovely review of your dining experiences here! We hope to see you again, soon, Best Tim

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Spending a week in Nevis at Nisbet, we decided to invest in the meal plan instead of venturing out each night on our own. We have NEVER had better cuisine served to us on a vacation. And the staff was so friendly and engaging. It...More

Thank Ed M
Tim T, General Manager at The Great House at Nisbet Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Ed M, Thank you so mu for your very complimentary review of dinner in The Great House. I am so glad you enjoyed the entire experience. I shall pass on your kind comments! All the best, Tim

Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

This beachside restaurant at the gorgeous old Nisbet Plantation Hotel offers breakfast and lunch in an incomparable setting on the Atlantic. Juel, the awesome bartender, will fix you up with the ultimate cooler, a killer banana smoothie with rum.

Thank Gammie8
Tim T, General Manager at The Great House at Nisbet Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2018

Dear Gammie8, Great shout out for our DSeaBreeze Bar, and Juel: both are terrific! Many thanks, Tim

Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

The Great House has a terrific atmosphere at night. We went there for dinner on our last night on the island. The food was very good - my husband had the salmon appetizer and the eggplant parmesan, and I had the salad and the curry...More

1  Thank bluesea182
Tim T, General Manager at The Great House at Nisbet Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2018

Dear blusea182, Thank you for writing about your dining experience with us at The Great House. Please do come again Best, Tim

Reviewed 2 January 2018

We had the pleasure of having our Christmas dinner at this wonderful place. The service was outstanding as well as the food and drink. The staff even sang Christmas carols before dinner was served. Overall, it was a wonderful experience for our entire family. The...More

3  Thank fivebichons2016
Tim T, General Manager at The Great House at Nisbet Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2018

Dear fivebichons2016, Thank you for your great review of your experience here at Nisbet Plantation. It was lovely to have you all: thanks for joining us! Best, Tim

Reviewed 15 May 2017

Had a very good lunch (simple fare) here with our feet in the sand and very friendly service. The staff was very accommodating when we requested the tables on the beach rather than sheltered dining area which seemed the choice of most on a breezy...More

1  Thank vandermint
Tim T, General Manager at The Great House at Nisbet Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Dear vandermint, Thank you so much for your review, and thanks for topping by. Stay here next time!? Best Tim

Reviewed 25 April 2017

We stopped here for lunch and beach time. Food was amazing and the beach was beautiful. They had seared tuna, island style rice and grilled veggies, chicken and ribs with a Caribbean flare FINALLY!!! Definitely would recommend this place to eat.

1  Thank MamaFu1028
Tim T, General Manager at The Great House at Nisbet Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Dear MamaFu 1028, Thank you very much for reviewing your experience at Nisbet Plantation Beach Club. I am so glad you enjoyed the seared tuna: it is very popular here. Hope we see you again. Best Tim

Reviewed 15 March 2017

My wife and I stayed here for 7 nights and ate here every night. The menu changes daily with 5 or 6 choices for each course. Every meal we had was superb and the service is excellent. They have a dress code which is smart...More

2  Thank DerekParsons
Tim T, General Manager at The Great House at Nisbet Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2017

Dear DerekParsons, As I mentioned in my response to your review of Nisbet Plantation, in these tough economic times, its very hard to turn business away at the door! But I completely understand your point. All the best, Tim

Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We had dinner at Nisbet Plantation last night. We were dropped off by a cab, then walked down to the beach and back up to the restaurant through the Isle of Palms. Highly recommend approaching the main building from the water this way. We were...More

1  Thank Mom45
Tim T, General Manager at The Great House at Nisbet Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2017

Dear Mom45, I am so glad you enjoyed your dinner in our Great House. The cuisine and service are just two of our memorable high points. Please return for more. Best, Tim

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 55 - US$ 70
Cuisine
Caribbean, Seafood, Contemporary
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St. James Parish | Newcastle Beach, Nevis
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Kitts and Nevis  >  Nevis
  • Phone Number: +1 869-469-9325
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Description
The Great House serves a variety of innovative island fare on a menu that changes daily. The beautifully restored Great House, which dates back to 1778, provides an elegant backdrop for an enjoyable evening meal at Nisbet Plantation. Dine indoors in one of the only air-conditioned restaurants on Nevis or al fresco under candlelight on the verandah.
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