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Waterfront, Bridgetown, Barbados
426-7684
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12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Sun - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Bridgetown, Barbados
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed February 11, 2016

This restaurant serves a wide variety of traditional, local dishes. Everything is prepared with care and in the usual way of our fore parents. The food is delicious! Three of us were celebrating birthdays and were presented with slices of frosted chocolate cake and the steel panist played and sang at our table. There is a wide selection of tasty... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed February 10, 2016

I was very surprised when we arrived as it was nothing like i expected, i had read many good reviews about the place but all I can say is that I am baffled. Its no more than a glorified cafe with no views, no character and dismal, ignorant staff, (i can only assume they hate it there too,....) All you... More 

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Thank 01LucindaP
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed February 9, 2016

I sometimes go to Brown Sugar restaurant as it offers a wide selection of local Bajan food. They serve a dsily buffet comprising of apepper pot, rice and peas, pudding and souse, roast beef, macaroni pie and other delicacies. They also said offer a wide choice of desserts. You can also opt for the a la carte menu instead of... More 

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Thank Brian H
Bridgetown, Barbados
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4 reviews
Reviewed February 9, 2016

I had a very sweet and lovely experience at Brown Sugar. I went around the time of my birthday and if you let the waitress or someone at the restaurant know its your b'day they will come to your table with a slice of cake and basically total strangers end up singing happy birthday to you. You just feel so... More 

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Thank Kathy Ann J
Wilton, Connecticut
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225 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed February 9, 2016

We found this place in 2010. We stay at the Hilton and our first night is always to Brown sugar.....We can walk there and after a long day of travel it is like going home....The staff are always pleasant and very welcoming....We enjoy their offerings and have favorites ... I like their coconut shrimp and my entree was a delicious... More 

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Beccles, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed February 9, 2016

More locals than tourists at lunchtime when we visited so that to me means good value + good food, and we weren't disappointed. Quite busy and we had to wait a while, but was still worth the wait, and when are you in a hurry in Barbados? We didn't get to visit for Dinner, but Brown Sugar is top of... More 

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Thank gogandy
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed February 9, 2016

To book or not to book. We chose not to, but seating was no problem. We were warmly greeted and made to feel so welcomed. We were topped up with iced water throughout the buffet meal. There was inside or outside covered seating. Save space for the deserts they were well worth it. Roast beef of pudding and souse, they... More 

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Thank Harriet W
Bridgetown, Barbados
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

This has been a go to place for my family since I remember family lunches. Birthdays, anniversary, whatever .... Has become the default spot. Great food and atmosphere

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Thank Curtis F
London, United Kingdom
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120 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed February 6, 2016 via mobile

Lovely local authentic food Good level of service Good wine list Absolutely nothing to complain about, we had a lovely time I will visit again one day

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Chatham
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43 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed February 4, 2016

Two visits here, one better service than the other. Overall, a good presentation of local cuisine in a garden house setting. Not inexpensive but this is Barbados. Likely the best restaurant in the area.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Waterfront, Bridgetown, Barbados
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Barbados  >  Saint Michael Parish  >  Bridgetown
  • Phone Number: 426-7684

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?