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Drift Ocean Terrace Lounge

Open Now: 5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Open today: 5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
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Swag, Sips and Sauce

Drift is the epitome of swag...the entrance, decor and overall vibe of the place is phenomenal. The... read more

Reviewed September 2, 2019
JulzinBim
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Barbados
via mobile
Great place to watch the sunset

Great location next to the beach and a perfect location to watch the sunset. Good cocktails served... read more

Reviewed July 8, 2019
Bonviveur58
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  • Average6%
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“beach house”(9 reviews)
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Inspired by the ocean, Drift, Ocean Terrace Lounge, overlooks the beautiful west coast of Barbados. Exuding sophistication and comfort in a seductive setting Drift welcomes those looking to enjoy a drink in the ideal atmosphere to unwind or...more
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Reviewed September 2, 2019 via mobile

Drift is the epitome of swag...the entrance, decor and overall vibe of the place is phenomenal. The drinks are on point and aptly named for the flavours and feeling they evoke. It’s a definite must-see to catch a stunning sunset after work. As for sauce...the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed July 24, 2019

We have visited here three times during our three week stay. The first time I left my card to pay the bill at our house but the manager(?) was wonderful and said we should enjoy our meal and drinks and return tomorrow to pay the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 13, 2019

Visited here a few years back and loved it. However, this time, the service was very slow. There were 6 of us ordering cocktails, so appreciate that they take time to make, but it took around 45 minutes and the bar was quiet. Drinks were...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 8, 2019 via mobile

Great location next to the beach and a perfect location to watch the sunset. Good cocktails served by very pleasant charming staff. We had the sharing light bites and pizza which were good. Minor criticism in that they need to sort out the ventilation for...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Marianne F, Public Relations Manager at Drift Ocean Terrace Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2019

Dear Bonviveur58, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are very glad to hear you enjoyed the food and cocktails at Drift. The location is beautiful but I want to apologise that you had an issue with the smoke from our...More

Reviewed June 17, 2019 via mobile

Great for having a drink lovely and relaxing, had sharing bites platter one night which was plenty for the two of us, enjoyed the evening so much we went back and had the pizza another night which was fantastic very very tasty and this is...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 13, 2019 via mobile

We stopped off here for a quick cocktail on the recommendation of our legend taxi driver (Michael Jackson) and he did not let us down. The ambience was very relaxed and the terrace area is cosy and comfy with a spectacular view. The cocktails were...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank trandall11
Marianne F, Public Relations Manager at Drift Ocean Terrace Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2019

Dear trandall11, Thank you very much for taking the time to write your review. It is so lovely to hear that you enjoyed your time at Drift, and that you liked the cocktails and the ambience. You are correct - we do offer pizzas most...More

Reviewed May 21, 2019 via mobile

Apart from the usual cool cocktails, this beachside lounge is a great place to visit for a sophisticated evening. The food is really good too! You can choose “night bites”, like tapas, for BBD28 each, or a plate of 4 night bites for BBD88 -...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank 82SteveB
Reviewed May 10, 2019 via mobile

Thank you Ashley for an awesome time as always. Best bartender ever. If you’re not sure what to try just let her know what you like and you wouldn’t be disappointed

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Z759JOtonyg
Reviewed April 21, 2019 via mobile

I’d just like to take a quick moment to shout out the Bars team specifically your waitress Ashley under leadership by “Scully”. Thank you guys for your professionalism and your efforts to satisfy your customers! Despite the very shocking and disturbing intrusion by the restaurant...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 7, 2019

Last week a staff member from this bar followed my wife and her friend home when they left. He followed them back to their apartment and tried to get in. The police had to be called and the girls no longer felt safe so had...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Marianne F, Public Relations Manager at Drift Ocean Terrace Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded April 8, 2019

Hello Markw1664, Thank you for taking the time to write this message. I want to let you know that we are taking this incredibly seriously and have contacted the police for a full investigation. We will ensure the person responsible will have the full force...More

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