Caribbean Cuisine in Barbados

Traditional and contemporary Caribbean cuisine is viewed fondly by visitors from every corner of the globe, and renowned for imparting regional spice blends, fresh produce, and unbelievably fresh seafood. When hunger strikes, you'll find there's an incredible amount of choices just for this type of food.

From the pleasant, informal atmosphere beloved by diners at Ragamuffins to the lovely brunch, dinner and lunch at Waterfront Cafe, you may very well stumble upon something worth sharing - or not, as the case may be.

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Below, read up on the numerous restaurants serving Caribbean cuisine available in Barbados. On each restaurant's name, click to read more about its specialties, style, and what you can do nearby.

The Beach House

Holetown | (246) 432-1163

Located in the heart of Holetown, The Beach House is a good option that's worth considering if you're going to spend some time exploring this town and its surroundings. Considered an informal place to have a meal, it's like a mecca for hungry, intrigued travelers touring the town.

Crab, caesar salads and tuna nicoise are some of the great options for a beachfront lunch. Choose from pate, fish cakes of hummus at sunset and enjoy plenty of selection on their full dinner menu, including steak and lamb entrees.

Bubba's Sports Bar

St. Michael Parish | (246) 435-6217

Positioned toward the southern outskirts of St. Michael Parish, close to Bridgetown, Bubba's Sports Bar is a good option for you to consider if you're exploring this section of Barbados. It's 1.7 miles west-northwest of St. Lawrence Gap. Don't hesitate to pass through St. Michael Parish for an unforgettable experience with the special: appetizers.

Bubba's has two levels. The top floor offers a quieter environment for business meetings or family gatherings, while the bottom floor, known as the "pit" is where the bar is located and where sports are broadcast on 15 televisions.

Champers Restaurant & Wine Bar

Christ Church Parish | (246) 434-3463

Set in Christ Church Parish, near Bridgetown, Champers Restaurant & Wine Bar is a viable option for vacationers who are going to spend time visiting this section of Barbados. From the restaurant, St. Lawrence Gap is approximately a mile and a half (approximately two and a half kilometers) to the east. Seafood (of course) and Caribbean fare make a nice pair at this informal place.

When you dine at Champer's, you can expect to be served some of the finest cuisine on the island. Main courses include such delicacies as Parmesan crusted barracuda and herb crusted rack of lamb.

Lone Star Restaurant

Porters | (246) 419-0599

Lone Star Restaurant is on Highway 1. If you're wondering, Holetown is approximately a mile and a half (approximately two kilometers) to the south. When you're thinking about darn good Caribbean food in a fairly relaxed and welcoming dining area, this simple restaurant fits the bill.

During the day, the restaurant has a breezy beach bar vibe, and by dinner time it is reminiscent of a chic canteen.

Ragamuffins

Holetown | (246) 432-1295

Situated near the heart of Holetown, Ragamuffins is a logical choice for travelers who are going to spend some time exploring this town and nearby areas. Beautiful seafood and Caribbean fare both share the spotlight at this noteworthy place.

The restaurant has a lot of repeat business thanks to the revolving daily specials. Sit back and relax with a beer or cocktail while you wait for your food. You won't be disappointed! Their top selling items include the Best Blackened Fish in the World, spicy West Indian curries, Ital, and stews. They also keep kid friendly items on menu.

Caribbean Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Ackee Tree St. Andrew Parish Caribbean (246) 422-9804
Apropos Restaurant 3.8 mi. East of Central Bridgetown Caribbean, International (246) 437-8402
Arabian Knights 3.8 mi. East of Central Bridgetown Caribbean, International (246) 288-6221
Atlantis St. Joseph Parish, Central Barbados Caribbean (246) 433-9445
Bajan Blue 0.8 mi. South of Central Holetown Caribbean, International, Mediterranean (246) 444-2000
Bert's Bar 2.9 mi. Southeast of Central Bridgetown Caribbean, International (246) 435-7924
Bistro Monet 2.6 mi. Southeast of Central Bridgetown Caribbean, International (246) 435-9195
Blakey's Bar & Restaurant Bridgetown American, Caribbean (246) 228-5284
Brown Sugar 1.2 mi. Southeast of Downtown Bridgetown Caribbean, Creole, International (246) 426-7684
Bubba's Sports Bar 2.6 mi. Southeast of Central Bridgetown Caribbean, International (246) 435-6217
Butterfly Beach Hotel Restaurant 1.4 mi. Southeast of Central Vauxhall Caribbean (246) 428-9095
Camelot 0.6 mi. South of Central Speightstown Caribbean, French (246) 422-2586
Cariba 1.0 mi. West-Southwest of Central Hoytes Asian, Caribbean, Contemporary (246) 432-8737
Castaways Bar and Grill 3.7 mi. Southeast of Central Bridgetown Caribbean, Italian (246) 420-7587
Champers Restaurant & Wine Bar 2.9 mi. Southeast of Central Bridgetown Caribbean, International, Mediterranean (246) 434-3463
Coco Patch Restaurant 2.7 mi. Southeast of Central Bridgetown Caribbean, International (246) 435-8920
Copacabana Beach Bar and Grill 0.9 mi. Southeast of Downtown Bridgetown Caribbean (246) 426-0839
Croton Inn Restaurant 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Vauxhall Caribbean (246) 428-7314
Fisherman Pub 0.1 mi. West of Central Speightstown Caribbean (246) 422-2703
Indian Grill St. Michael Parish Caribbean (246) 436-2361
Island Plates 0.3 mi. South-Southwest of Central Speightstown Caribbean, Vegetarian (246) 252-7793
Ju Ju's Beach Bar and Grill 1.4 mi. North of Central Holetown Caribbean (246) 268-6093
Just Grillin' 2.7 mi. Southeast of Central Bridgetown Caribbean (246) 435-6469
Kathy's Restaurant 1.5 mi. South of Central Holetown Caribbean (246) 419-4200
L'Azure at the Crane 0.2 mi. East of Central Diamond Valley Caribbean, International (246) 423-6220
Lobster Alive Downtown Bridgetown Caribbean (246) 435-0305
Lone Star Restaurant 1.4 mi. North of Central Holetown Caribbean, Mediterranean (246) 419-0599
Naniki Restaurant Suriname, Central Barbados Caribbean, Vegetarian (246) 433-1300
Naru 2.6 mi. Southeast of Central Bridgetown Caribbean, Japanese, Pan Asian / Pacific Rim (246) 228-6278
Nishi Restaurant 0.1 mi. Northeast of Central Holetown Asian Fusion, Caribbean, Fusion (246) 432-8287
Palm Restaurant 1.1 mi. North of Central Holetown Caribbean (866) 540-4485
Palm Terrace 1.2 mi. North of Central Holetown Caribbean, Fusion, International (246) 422-5555
Primo Bar and Bistro 3.7 mi. Southeast of Central Bridgetown Caribbean, International (246) 573-7777
R.A. Mapp Restaurant St. Michael Parish Caribbean (246) 426-5953
Ragamuffins 0.1 mi. North of Central Holetown Caribbean, Eclectic (246) 432-1295
Round House Inn Restaurant & Bar Bathsheba, Central Barbados Caribbean, International (246) 433-9678
Sandpiper Restaurant 0.3 mi. North of Central Holetown Caribbean (246) 422-2251
Sea Cat Restaurant Holetown, Western part of Barbados Caribbean (246) 422-6802
Sea-U's! Restaurant St. Joseph Parish, Central Barbados Caribbean (246) 433-9450
Seascape 3.2 mi. North-Northwest of Central Bridgetown Caribbean, International, Mediterranean (246) 424-7571
South Deck Restaurant Downtown Bridgetown Caribbean, International (246) 826-4448
Surfer's Bay 0.6 mi. Southeast of Central Atlantic Shores Caribbean (246) 262-5483
Surfside Restaurant & Bar 0.0 mi. Northwest of Central Holetown Caribbean (246) 432-2105
Tapas 2.5 mi. Southeast of Central Bridgetown Caribbean, International, Spanish (246) 228-0704
The Beach House 0.2 mi. South-Southwest of Central Holetown Caribbean, International (246) 432-1163
The Boardwalk Restaurant 1.2 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Bridgetown Caribbean, Fusion (246) 436-6393
The Café 1.9 mi. South of Central Holetown Caribbean (246) 432-2300
The Deck Restaurant and Bar 1.8 mi. Southeast of Downtown Bridgetown Caribbean (246) 427-1655
The Grille at Hilton Barbados 1.3 mi. South of Downtown Bridgetown Caribbean, International (246) 426-0200
Waterfront Cafe Downtown Bridgetown Caribbean, Creole, International (246) 427-0093

Similar Food

Pure Ocean

If you don't mind changing things up a bit, maybe you should explore related flavor profiles at restaurants like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Pure Ocean (246) 418-7300 Bajan 3.9 mi. Southeast of Central Bridgetown
Ixoria Bar and Restaurant (246) 428-3897 Bajan 2.0 mi. Northwest of Central Atlantic Shores
Round Rock Restaurant (246) 428-9298 Bajan 3.8 mi. Southeast of Central Bridgetown
Café Taboras (246) 422-5555 Bajan 1.1 mi. North of Central Holetown
Reggae Grill (246) 426-2142 Jamaican 1.5 mi. Northwest of Central Atlantic Shores
Hott Pott Cusine (246) 434-8400 Bajan 3.1 mi. Southeast of Central Bridgetown
Braddie's Bar Restaurant (246) 420-7846 Bajan 4.0 mi. Southeast of Central Bridgetown
Juma's Restaurant (246) 432-0232 Bajan 0.2 mi. South West of Central Speightstown
Bump and Wine Cafe (246) 228-4289 Bajan Downtown Bridgetown

Sometimes, the most satisfying places to try Caribbean food in Barbados are those that you didn't think you'd ever wander into during your exploration of different cities. Of course, you can't go wrong when you learn about dining in a particular region in advance. To find out even more about the dining options available to you, check out this page.

 

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