Eclectic Cuisine in Barbados

While exploring Barbados, expect to encounter a wide selection of fine restaurants, quick eateries, and more. But guests who seek eclectic cuisine in particular can't afford to miss the places that dub it their specialty. If you're wondering how common it is, there's a surplus of dining options for this style of food alone.

With so much to try, from the very casual atmosphere at The Coffee Bean Express to the lovely breakfast, dinner and lunch at Palm Paradise Restaurant, you could encounter a dish worth fighting over.

The list below allows you to read up on the large collection of eclectic eateries available in Barbados. For each restaurant, you can click its name to learn more about its style, hours, or even what the view will be like.

The Cliff

Holders Hill | (246) 432-1922

The Cliff

The Cliff is located in Holders Hill, a neighborhood in the vicinity of Holetown; 1.9 miles to the south of Holetown. Fabulously fresh fish and eclectic food both share the spotlight at this friendly, fine foods restaurant.

For food that is a true work of art, go to The Cliff. The taste buds are tickled with the flavor explosions from the seafood selections to the out-of-this world desserts. Make sure to call ahead for reservations.

Coral Blue

Christ Church Parish | (246) 435-8057

Coral Blue, which is on the premises of Blue Orchids Beach Hotel, is located near Bridgetown; it's 1.3 miles to the west of St. Lawrence Gap. Fresh fish from Barbados' coasts and eclectic food get along famously at this well-liked place.

You can't beat the daily catch, which is the freshest seafood available served with rice and vegetables. Other menu offerings for dinner include pasta, roast chicken, and lamb shanks.


Holetown | (246) 432-1295


Set near the center of Holetown, Ragamuffins is on First Street. Beautiful seafood and eclectic style eats go well together at this noteworthy restaurant.

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.

Saffa's Restaurant & Bar

Holetown | (246) 432-1125

Saffa's Restaurant & Bar, a part of Halcyon Palm Apartments, is found in the southern outskirts of Holetown. When you're seeking memorable eclectic cuisine in a setting that makes you comfortable, this mellow, informal restaurant is a perfect fit.

Palm Deck Restaurant boasts an International menu and a full-service bar. Guests with dietary needs are encouraged to let the kitchen staff know.

Elbow Room

Holetown | (246) 432-1927

Elbow Room can be found toward the center of Holetown. Since this is a casual type of restaurant, it's nice when you're not in the mood to get dolled up.

Meals are served sizzling hot on lava rocks, a unique and fun island dining experience.

eclectic Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Chilly Moo's Ice-cream Treatery 2.7 mi. Southeast of Central Bridgetown Eclectic (246) 435-1877
Coral Blue 3.0 mi. Southeast of Central Bridgetown Eclectic (246) 435-8057
Coral Mist Restaurant 3.0 mi. Southeast of Central Bridgetown Eclectic (246) 435-7712
Dover Beach Hotel Pool Bar 1.2 mi. South of Central Vauxhall Eclectic (246) 428-8076
Elbow Room 0.1 mi. North-Northeast of Central Holetown Eclectic (246) 432-1927
Golden Apple Café 2.3 mi. Southeast of Central Bridgetown Eclectic --
Haagen-Dazs Cafe 2.5 mi. Southeast of Central Bridgetown Eclectic (246) 271-0403
Lighthouse Restaurant 1.3 mi. South of Downtown Bridgetown Eclectic (246) 426-0200
Ocean 15 Restaurant 1.1 mi. South of Central Vauxhall Eclectic (246) 428-8686
Palm Paradise Restaurant 2.3 mi. North-Northwest of Central Bridgetown Eclectic --
Pier 1 Restaurant 1.2 mi. Southeast of Downtown Bridgetown Eclectic (246) 426-4000
Ragamuffins 0.1 mi. North of Central Holetown Caribbean, Eclectic (246) 432-1295
Relish Epicurea 0.2 mi. Northeast of Central Holetown Eclectic (246) 621-0077
Saffa's Restaurant & Bar 0.4 mi. South-Southeast of Central Holetown Eclectic (246) 432-1125
Seagrape Beach Bar 1.8 mi. Southeast of Downtown Bridgetown Eclectic (246) 427-1655
TGI Friday's Bridgetown 1.8 mi. Southeast of Downtown Bridgetown Eclectic (246) 625-0000
The Cliff 1.9 mi. South of Central Holetown Contemporary, Eclectic, International (246) 432-1922
The Coffee Bean Express Bridgetown Eclectic, International (246) 227-2117
The Coffee Bean Hasttings 2.4 mi. Southeast of Central Bridgetown Eclectic, International (246) 437-2326
The Coffee Bean Warrens 3.4 mi. North of Central Bridgetown Eclectic, International (246) 437-2326
The Coffee Bean Worthing Christ Church Parish Eclectic, International (246) 426-1094
The Spa Café 0.9 mi. South of Central Holetown Eclectic (246) 444-2000

Sometimes, the most satisfying kitchens, cafes, and dining rooms in Barbados are the ones you casually come across while walking around during the day. Although, you'll save yourself some stress if you plan on visiting specific venues. To find out even more regarding the culinary options waiting for you, check out this page.


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