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Johnny Cool Jazz & Blues Beach Bar

Dover Beach | Below Dover Playing Field, Dover, Barbados
+1 246-428-5592
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“lunch” (54 reviews)
“jerk pork” (9 reviews)
“rice” (12 reviews)
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Caribbean, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Dover Beach | Below Dover Playing Field, Dover, Barbados
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Daiquiri time. Every day to finish off your day on the beach. We sit and have a daiquiri each day 2 for 1. Watch the sun set and head back to our room

Thank PhiBetaC
Reviewed 1 week ago

The music is great, the staff very friendly you can relax and hang around they don't hurry you and the Wi-Fi is free.

Thank 915lemongirl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was amazing and Everyone was very nice. Try the grilled Marlin with rice and peas you won't be disappointed!

Thank Tiffany J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I ran across Johnny Cool's at Dover Beach. He makes the best frozen drinks on the island! I sat sipping my drink, watching the surf and listening to JAZZ. Nothing gets any better than that!

Thank Tamara C
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A very friendly and welcome place. Food is delicious. Table next to the ocean.. Service is excellent. Don't miss it. You will enjoy sightseeing on this beautiful island from Johnny Cool Jazz bar and restaurant, cooling with well mix cocktails and fresh island food. Jazz...More

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Reviewed April 22, 2017

Little beach bar. Good food, good selection of drinks. Drinks are not cheap, but the special of the day is cheaper. Good service.

Thank Michel d D
Reviewed April 20, 2017

One of the few real beach bar/restaurants in the area. Very good value, good food, good drinks. Right on the beach.

1  Thank GinnyH_from_Fleet
Reviewed April 16, 2017

I sent back a drink for not tasting anything like described on the cocktail menu, then found the full price of the drink on my check. The owner then proceeded to argue with me for several minutes about how the drink was made correctly and...More

1  Thank EvasWorld
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

Always welcoming & the service staff is great. These ladies are friendly and attentive. Convenient & fight on Dover Beach. Johnny is there overseeing his business every day. Love this place

Thank DebbieCarney
Reviewed April 6, 2017

We stopped it for happy hour drinks and stay for diner. It's on the beach with great sunset views. Food was good.

Thank Michael B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Kids, Scenic view, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dover Beach | Below Dover Playing Field, Dover, Barbados
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Barbados  >  Christ Church Parish  >  Dover
  • Phone Number: +1 246-428-5592
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