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Re: annual cost of crusing Carib 2012?
Originally Posted by MarkofSeaLife
Restaurants in the Caribbean can be more expensive than home.
I bumped into the prices of a place in Grenada that cruises go... This is a very average pub style place with a band on Fridays, 5/10 pizzas and I would prefer Maccas for burgers.... But look at the prices!
Sandwiches and wraps
(All served with a choice of french-fries or traditional chips, garden fresh vegeta- bles or garden salad)
#1 Beef burger $25
Six ounces of freshly ground beef made with our secret mix of black pepper, rock salt and local herbs. Served open on a fresh, soft bap with
crisp lettuce, tomato, onion rings, dill pickles and a choice of toppings.
#1 Fish burger $25
Six ounces of freshly ground fish made with our secret mix of black pepper, rock salt and local herbs. Served open on a fresh, soft bap with crisp lettuce, tomato, onion rings, dill pickles and a choice of toppings.
B.L.T. Sandwich $20
Crispy fried bacon, fresh tomatoes and lettuce served between two layers of perfectly toasted bread
Club sandwich $28
Triple decker, brimming with chicken, bacon and salad.
Vegetable wrap $18
Warm wrap packed with freshly cooked garden vegetables. Chicken add $8
Prickly Bay Marina > Restaurant-Bar
In the USA you are getting a pretty good restaurant for those sort of dollars.
That's in Grenada, not St Barths!
These prices are EC (Eastern Caribbean). The exchange rate is .38 US to 1 EC dollar. so these prices are more reasonable than first appearances.
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