Bajan Cuisine in Barbados

Almost everywhere in Barbados, expect to be able to sample a wide range of places to sit down to a meal. Bajan food lovers should pay attention to the various establishments known for these fun flavors. Expect to see quite a broad selection of places that feature it on their menus.

With plenty of variety, from the very casual atmosphere at Juma's Restaurant to the fantastic dinner and lunch at Round Rock Restaurant, there's a menu suited for each visitor and every style of vacation.


Take a moment to get a taste for the places that offer Bajan fare. Find the one that makes your mouth water and click its name to see more important info about its hours, locale, and even nearby attractions.

Braddie's Bar Restaurant

Dover | (246) 420-7846

Set in Dover, just outside the heart of St. Lawrence Gap, Braddie's Bar Restaurant is a viable option for people who are going to spend time visiting this neighborhood. When all you need is comfortable clothes and to be eating some great Bajan food, choose this place which has a really casual setting.

Well known as the oldest rum shop on the island, this spot is now open for lunch, serving barbecue favorites, fresh salads, and other local fare.

Ixoria Bar and Restaurant

Welches | (246) 428-3897

Ixoria Bar and Restaurant, a part of Golden Sands Hotel Barbados, is situated in the general vicinity of Atlantic Shores; it's about a mile (approximately a kilometer and a half) to the east of St. Lawrence Gap. Fresh seafood and Bajan food go well together at this completely casual eatery.

Ixoria offers and a la cart menu of Bajan fare. If you're lucky enough to dine at this spot on Saturday, make sure to order the Pudding and Souse, which is considered to be some of the best on the island.

Café Taboras

Porters | (246) 422-5555

Café Taboras, part of Fairmont Royal Pavilion, is found within the western part of Porters, a neighborhood in the vicinity of Holetown; 1.1 miles to the north of Holetown. Searching for a great plate of food in a comforting, convenient setting? Then definitely don't miss the informal ambiance at this café.

Café Taboras features an extensive breakfast buffet offering fresh island fruits, freshly baked bread and pastries, and hot and cold stations. The daily changing lunch menu features light fare such as salads and sandwiches taking advantage of in-season ingredients.

Round Rock Restaurant

St. Lawrence Gap | (246) 428-9298

Located in the western outskirts of St. Lawrence Gap, Round Rock Restaurant is located at Rostrevor Hotel Barbados. Fresh seafood and Bajan flair are an outstanding combo at this informal dining option.

Inside the dining room, the decor is simple, yet catches the eye, with black table settings set off by bright blue table liners over a white table cloth, white walls, and blue accents throughout. Out on the balcony is a peaceful spot to look out over the Caribbean.

Hott Pott Cusine

Christ Church Parish | (246) 434-8400

Located just outside the heart of Christ Church Parish, in the same vicinity as Bridgetown, Hott Pott Cusine is on the same premises as Worthing Court Apartment Hotel. It is 1.2 miles west-northwest of St. Lawrence Gap. Seafood (of course) and Bajan style eats share the same plate at this unique dining option.

Hott Pott Cuisine is a typically Caribbean establishment, with pale pink walls, an open wall with white lattice fence, and rattan furniture.

Bajan Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Braddie's Bar Restaurant 4.0 mi. Southeast of Central Bridgetown Bajan (246) 420-7846
Bump and Wine Cafe Downtown Bridgetown Bajan (246) 228-4289
Café Taboras 1.1 mi. North of Central Holetown Bajan, International (246) 422-5555
Hott Pott Cusine 3.1 mi. Southeast of Central Bridgetown Bajan (246) 434-8400
Ixoria Bar and Restaurant 2.0 mi. Northwest of Central Atlantic Shores Bajan, Fusion (246) 428-3897
Juma's Restaurant 0.2 mi. South West of Central Speightstown Bajan, French, Thai (246) 432-0232
Pure Ocean 3.9 mi. Southeast of Central Bridgetown Bajan (246) 418-7300
Round Rock Restaurant 3.8 mi. Southeast of Central Bridgetown Bajan (246) 428-9298

Similar Food


If you're willing to step just outside the box, maybe you should explore related flavor profiles at restaurants like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Arabian Knights (246) 288-6221 Caribbean 3.8 mi. East of Central Bridgetown
Naru (246) 228-6278 Caribbean 2.6 mi. Southeast of Central Bridgetown
Croton Inn Restaurant (246) 428-7314 Caribbean 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Vauxhall
Copacabana Beach Bar and Grill (246) 426-0839 Caribbean 0.9 mi. Southeast of Downtown Bridgetown
Surfer's Bay (246) 262-5483 Caribbean 0.6 mi. Southeast of Central Atlantic Shores
The Deck Restaurant and Bar (246) 427-1655 Caribbean 1.8 mi. Southeast of Downtown Bridgetown
Surfside Restaurant & Bar (246) 432-2105 Caribbean 0.0 mi. Northwest of Central Holetown
Sea Cat Restaurant (246) 422-6802 Caribbean Holetown, Western part of Barbados
Cariba (246) 432-8737 Caribbean 1.0 mi. West-Southwest of Central Hoytes
Brown Sugar (246) 426-7684 Creole 1.2 mi. Southeast of Downtown Bridgetown

Oftentimes, the best kitchens, cafes, and dining rooms in Barbados are the ones you decide upon spontaneously as you're out doing activities and seeing attractions. However, that doesn't mean you can't plan ahead. To learn more information concerning the kinds of food available to you, check out this page.


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