While known for its bustling, vibrant culture and immaculate beaches, Barbados is also home to some truly incredible dining. Caribbean flavors coexist alongside American, European and Asian influences to create a dining experience as diverse and rich as the island itself. Here are our top Barbados restaurants to try while on your next vacation!
A fan favorite, Champers Restaurant is a must-visit in Barbados. The cuisine is eclectic, featuring a wide-ranging array of cuisines from Caribbean to American and even Mediterranean. Stop by for brunch, lunch, dinner or even a late night meal, and sit back and enjoy Champers’ beautiful seaside views of the Caribbean Sea. Be sure to order the coconut shrimp and the seafood medley – you won’t regret it! Whether you simply want a top quality meal or are looking to celebrate a special occasion, Champers is the place for you.
Fred’s Bar & Restaurant
No trip to the Caribbean would be complete without some local, fresh caught seafood, and we’ve got just the place for you. Find yourself at Fred’s if you’re looking for a delicious, affordable and tasteful bite. The process here is straightforward – select your fish and sides and simply enjoy. Crowd favorites include the mahi-mahi and the kingfish, although at Fred’s, you really can’t go wrong!
The Good Life
For all of the vegetarians and vegans out there, we’ve got a spot for you. Located in Rockley, just a short drive from Hilton Barbados, you’ll find The Good Life, a local spot serving up Caribbean inspired vegan and vegetarian cuisine. Meat-eaters, don’t be deterred, as this spot is beloved by vegetarians and non-vegetarians alike. Pro tip: don’t miss out on the specialty cheese cake, among the most popular items on the menu!
Looking for great sushi in the heart of the Caribbean? Look no further than Nishi, located in the Holetown neighborhood of the island. Founded by UK expats living in Barbados, Nishi brings British-Asian fusion cuisine that is well-suited for a romantic night out, business meetings and special occasions. Sit outside at Nishi’s funky outdoor dining area to enjoy your meal al fresco, and be sure to cap off your meal with one of their specialty homemade British pies!