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Cafe Gianluca

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# 1 Millhouse Complex | Warrens, Bridgetown, Barbados
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2015

Fantastic Italian food in a truly different location. The service is family style, the decor is gorgeous and comfortable. Tasty food prepared in a wood burning oven.

1 Thank S_C_Caribbean
Morpeth, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 19, 2015 via mobile

If, like us, you were a regular visitor to Gianluca's inside Timothy Oulton you will be pleased to know that following his relocation nothing has changed but the venue. We tracked him down to his new "cafe" just past the Baobab Tower in Warrens. It's still a work in progress but once finished should be a great little place to... More 

1 Thank wab46
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 7, 2015

Yesterday we had to wait for 3 hours to see our order served. On the Menu it was said that the steak would come with a salad and mash potatoes. The mash potatoes were replaced with a single slice of bread. I ordered one pizza margarithe, when it finally arrived it was burned. I Returned it and waited for another... More 

2 Thank Edda A
Newmarket, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 20, 2014 via mobile

Went for lunch. Three of us. 12:30. Menus weren't "ready" for the day. Then when she listed what we could have off of it, we ordered. We then found out there was no tomatoes for the brushetta - one of the appetizers, and they wanted to know if we could have pizza sauce and parmasean. We cancelled the brusheta. we... More 

2 Thank Aarmani
Speightstown, Barbados
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5 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 8, 2014

Table went from 6 to 14 to 18 in 24 hours...not a problem for Gianluca who fed all of us without seemingly breaking a sweat...oh and there was a table of 24 behind us! Best place on the island for Friday nights with big groups...oh and there is a wine shop open late with incredible stock...thank you Trident Wines.

Thank Max M
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88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2014

Gianluca and his team serve up authentic Italian food in unique setting in a high end furniture/design store. Add a glass or bottle of wine from The Wine Cave - one of the best retail wine shops on the island and enjoy a leisurely lunch. Everything is made from scratch to be prepared to wait while the food is perfectly... More 

1 Thank ByrenToronto
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2014

The food is good & we have frequent the place until recently. Long wait (over an hour) for food. After all that wait, our food was given to the next table despite us coming 1/2 hour prior. Coincidentally, the dish was sold out thereafter. The waitress did inform her chef that we were 1st. Nevertheless, it seemed the chef decided... More 

1 Thank angelic_angelstar
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2014

I ordered a medium rare steak that arrived very very well done. Tasted horrible and after asking the general manager for a discount he said no in the ruddiest way possible! I will not be going back

1 Thank MiamidudeGuy888
London, United Kingdom
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2014

Very occasionally you come across someone who takes Italian food to a different level.Step forward Gianluca.your spaghetti a la Norma is sublime.your swordfish the best I have ever tasted.even the simple Bruschetta merits a mention.you deserve a bigger stage but in the meantime if you want to see a real Masterchef at work take a trip to Timothy Oultons(great shop... More 

Thank Michaelandgill
Bridgetown, Barbados
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 11, 2014

The perfect place to have lunch, authentic Sicilian cuisine in a Timothy Oulton unique atmosphere. The food is simple fresh tasty, the wine selection is great as you can choose it from the wine store adjoining the restaurant. You need to try also the Friday pizza night, and now Gian luca has just started the Saturday BBQ and pasta night.the... More 

1 Thank warnery

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: # 1 Millhouse Complex | Warrens, Bridgetown, Barbados
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Barbados  >  Saint Michael Parish  >  Bridgetown

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