The Gourmet Shop

Photo Credit: © The Gourmet Shop
 

Reminiscent of the corner stores that were so popular in villages in towns before big name retailers took over the retail world, The Gourmet Shop offers a personalized experience you won't find elsewhere. The staff is well-versed in catering to the needs of customers who range from local, organic consumer to the rich and famous villa owners, and they even offer provisioning for yachts.

The Gourmet Shop

Shoppers adore the upmarket meats and wines offered by the Gourmet Shop that are simply not available in local supermarkets. They stock original labeled items, hard to find goodies and specialties not available elsewhere, like caviar. Throughout the shop, customers will find pate, cheeses, smoked salmon, U.S. beef, Irish bacon, New Zeland lamb, imported beers, wines, liquors, fresh local milk, fresh produce, artisinal breads, sushi ingredients, condiments, olives, coffees, chocolates, jellies, cookies, gluten free items, curry ingredients, and much more.

Tourists most often purchase hot sauces, dry seasoning, nutmeg, homemade jelly, jam, chutney, and Bajan cookbooks to take home as gifts. While in Barbados they buy meats, pate, cheese, produce, and the imported beers or inexpensive wines.

Getting There

The Gourmet Shop is located toward the center of Holetown.

What's Nearby

The Gourmet Shop may be the sole shop of this type in this immediate area.

Other Shopping Nearby
Name Type Distance Direction
Limegrove Lifestyle Centre Shopping Center 0.2 mi. Northeast
NuEdge Art Gallery Art Gallery 0.2 mi. Northeast
Beth & Tracie Boutique -- --
Best Of Barbados Chattel Village Gift and Souvenir Shops 0.0 mi. East
La Dolce Vita Boutique 0.1 mi. South West

After you finish shopping, you can find a handful of local landmarks you might visit while you're in Holetown. If checking out a monument sounds fun, plan on spending some time at Holetown Monument. On the other hand, if you would rather visit a historical site, you may wanting to consider St. James Church. When the time comes, you'll find a good availability of restaurants in this area.

Seasons & Hours

Operating hours change during the months of June and September, when they are closed on Sundays like usual, then open from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday.

Stop by the shop from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, and from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturdays. On bank holidays they are open from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Contact Information

Location: 5 Chattel Village, Holetown, Barbados

Phone: (246) 432-7711

Secondary Phone: (246) 432-7715

Website: http://www.thegourmetshopbarbados.com/

Email: thegourmetshop@caribsurf.com

 

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