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Calypso Caribbean Restaurant

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Caribbean, Jamaican
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The Wharf, Eanam, Blackburn BB1 5BY, England
01254 261020
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wed - Thu 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:30 am

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 183
    Excellent
  • 48
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Just fantastic

Family party for ten, some with special dietary requirements all catered for without fuss, served by friendly, professional staff who helped make the evening a wonderful experience. The food was superb, sharing platters for two immense and a brilliant way to a sample everything. Haven't eaten out... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 24, 2015
Sue D
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Richmond, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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265 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Richmond, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Family party for ten, some with special dietary requirements all catered for without fuss, served by friendly, professional staff who helped make the evening a wonderful experience. The food was superb, sharing platters for two immense and a brilliant way to a sample everything. Haven't eaten out in my home town for years since moving away and last tried Dave's... More 

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 via mobile

Visited in fairly large group...food was fab..All served at same time, also good value on daytime menu.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

We booked at table for 8pm and only got seated at 9.15pm, the restaurant out lay looked liked a market hall with bedsheets on the table, I still kept my chin up thinking the food would compensate the look of the restaurant. The service at this place was difficult to say the least and the host was something out of... More 

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Have not visited for a while, but love the goat curry. Prices are reasonable and service good. Good for couples, families or small party of frieds

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Music slightly too loud but the food and menu choice is superb, never been disappointed when I've eaten here and food was yet again deliciously mouthwatering and yummy!

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lancashire
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Different music was far too loud could not talk over it head banging toilets were terrible. but the people we were with made it good.

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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Excellent food, fab service,brilliant atmosphere definitely would visit again very soon. Reasonable priced food. Only small complaint curry could of been warmer.

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Whalley, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015 via mobile

A group of us visited on the recommendation from one of our party . It did not disappoint . We had the Buffett which was delicious and plentiful. The atmosphere was amazing , reggae music playing and the place has a really good feel about it . After our meal we took to the dance floor and continued with the... More 

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Darwen, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

My husband and I have been to Calypso on many occasions. We have taken our kids and all our friends who visit us from other parts of the country/world. Excellent food. Excellent staff. Excellent service. Excellent value. The staff ensure all your culinary needs are catered for. This is one establishment we will be visiting on a regular basis for... More 

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Been here a few times and always loved it The staff are very welcoming and friendly and there is a relaxed atmosphere The food is lovely and very tasty Would recommend the platter for 2 it's delicious and you get to try everything :)

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: The Wharf, Eanam, Blackburn BB1 5BY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Blackburn
  • Phone Number: 01254 261020

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Caribbean, Jamaican
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:30 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:30 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?