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Gingerbread

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Belmont, Bequia
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Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Coffee & Tea, Reservations

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  • 36
    Excellent
  • 36
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Beach cafe and bar

If you want a drink, snack or an ice cream then this is a great place to head for. All good and great setting.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 13, 2015
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Epsom, United Kingdom
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Barbados
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

We love Bequia and we love the Gingerbread. It is a wonderful spot to enjoy coffee and homemade cake while enjoying the beautiful view. Our kids like to swim off the jetty too. Perfect for morning coffee or afternoon tea.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

One cannot blame being a small island for such bad service. From the cold coffee to the long wait for a simple breakfast order (nothing fancy just scrambled eggs and toast) to the horrible attitude of the staff. The female waitress who took our order seemed offended that we asked her to repeat what she said. With different accents this... More 

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Trinidad
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355 reviews 355 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
287 helpful votes 287 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Gingerbread Café was our first stop on arrival to Bequia for breakfast. We were initially heading to The Green Boley further along the Belmont Walkway but found them closed at 10am on Saturday morning. We saw that there were lots of patrons under the trees out front at Gingerbread so we decided to give it a try. We did however... More 

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Cartagena, Spain
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

for coffee , croissant and ice cream , fantastic . sit outside under the trees and watch the divers disembark , yachties fumble and tourists stumble .

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Epsom, United Kingdom
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65 reviews 65 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

If you want a drink, snack or an ice cream then this is a great place to head for. All good and great setting.

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Europe
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59 reviews 59 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Used the gingerbread most days whilst on the island, for coffee, tea and a snack under the tree, watching the world go by. Excellent coffee, cinnamon buns a must!! Service was good, price reasonable. Cant comment on lunch or dinner as had neither here. Great meeting spot. Give it a try.

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Santa Barbara, Afghanistan
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30 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

The Gingerbread Restaurant was our first place we ate on the western side of the island and that was on a Sunday, We had good service and we listened to live music - a local string band, that was very interesting and original.

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Toronto, ON
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

In February 2014, we had a nice lunch at the café so I thought the restaurant would be worth a chance for dinner. Bad idea. First, they were out of half of their menu items. Okay, Bequia is an island so you can understand that they might not have received shipment of items from off-island, but fish? Others in the... More 

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Dorset UK
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48 reviews 48 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Lovely coffee, fantastic cinnamon buns, good cakes. Love sitting under the trees watching the world go by on and off the water, well used meeting place for coffee and gossip.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

As long term Caribbean visitors we are acclimatised to some of the aspects of 'Caribbean time' but the poor service and poor value for money of the meal we had at the Gingerbread House restaurant was staggering. It was Sunday lunch on a busy music festival weekend, but there appeared to be no management presence. Tables were not cleared, when... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Belmont, Bequia
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Vincent and the Grenadines  >  Bequia

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25

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