Vegetarian Cuisine in Barbados

While exploring Barbados, you'll happen upon a variety of options when it comes to dining. When your preference is vegetarian food, you will want to visit the various establishments specializing in this cuisine. Sneak a taste of the varying interpretations of vegetarian food available and more specialties, below.


With everything from the informal setting of Naniki Restaurant to the tempting breakfast service at Surfer's Cafe, there's something for every person in your party and any style of vacation desired.

The list below allows you to get more details about the many places where the focus is on vegetarian food. Find one that whets your appetite and click its name to discover the details about its location, ambiance, and more.

The Garden Bar and Restaurant

The vicinity of Holetown | (246) 432-0817

The Garden Bar and Restaurant, part of Angler Apartments, is located near Bridgetown; it's to the south-southeast of Holetown. The general vibe and formality of this awesome bar and grill is 100% casual, which is important because folks won't need more than comfortable clothes and a healthy appetite to have mouthfuls of vegetarian food.

Naniki Restaurant

Suriname | (246) 433-1300

Naniki Restaurant, which is part of Suriname, can be found in Suriname, a neighborhood in St. Joseph Parish; a mile and a half (two and a half kilometers) to the south west of Bathsheba. When you and your hungry companions are thinking about an inviting place serving vegetarian food in a setting that makes you comfortable, this simple restaurant is a safe bet.

It's a great place for special events as well as casual get-togethers. Relax and enjoy the sights and sounds of Naniki.

Island Plates

Speightstown | (246) 252-7793

Island Plates

Situated just outside the heart of Speightstown, Island Plates is at 1 Town Square, Queen Street. Determined not to be a "stale" choice, not only does this place offer vegetarian creations and one favorite, pancakes, but wouldn't you know they're also dubbed a hotspot for sandwiches.

Dinning is a pleasant experience at Island Plates, where there is seating under the shade of umbrellas on a lovely deck.

Novelteas Bistro & Teahouse

St. Matthias | (246) 228-8327

Located in the southeastern outskirts of Bridgetown, Novelteas Bistro & Teahouse is on Hastings Main Road. Sure to please everyone, Novelteas Bistro & Teahouse isn't just vegetarian themed dishes and of course sandwiches, but it's also known for putting out great sushi.

Along with a collection of fine Indian fare, NovelTeas serves an assortment of teas, most of which you may not have even heard of before, like a tea espresso or bubble tea.

Surfer's Cafe

Oistens | (246) 420-9283

Surfer's Cafe is located near Atlantic Shores; it is to the east of St. Lawrence Gap. Though one might say the overall focus is vegetarian-inspired cuisine, this potential favorite is known for its hamburgers and sandwiches.

With a view of the bay that is unrivaled, Surfer's Cafe is a beautiful spot to enjoy a meal. If you stop by on Wednesday or Sunday you'll be treated to live music out of the Acoustic Lounge, and WiFi is available every day.

Oftentimes, the best restaurants in Barbados are the ones you run into while walking around during the day. Of course, you can't go wrong when you learn about dining in a particular region in advance. To learn more details concerning the culinary options waiting for you, check out this page.


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