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Apsara Samudra

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Waverley House, St. Lawrence Gap, Barbados
+1 246-420-5454
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Sun 6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Mon - Sat 6:00 pm - 12:00 pm
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Stockport, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Just visited here today Excellent service and meals Very authentic Thai starters and curries beautifully presented. Quite expensive but the setting, quality and ambiance were outstanding Would return

Thank AJB728
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We dined here twice, once from the Thai menu and then from the Indian menu a couple of nights later. The food, cocktails and service were excellent on both occasions. Lovely ambiance, thank you from the girls from London and Montreal xxx

Thank sable171
indiandancer, Owner at Apsara Samudra, responded to this review

Dear London & Montreal Ladies !! Thank you so much for visiting with us. We thoroughly enjoyed looking after you. Hurry Back :) More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very disappointed with Apsars booked a table a few months in advance ! As was coming for a wedding meal asked for a cozy table for two . Was told to come 30 min before if require cocktails in the bar .. arrived in time for cocktails 1st never even got offered a cocktail or a cocktail menu just was... More 

Thank czb74
indiandancer, Owner at Apsara Samudra, responded to this review

Dear Czb74, Congratulations once more on your marriage. We are very disappointed to read your review as we could not have imagined your upset as we saw your smiling faces both during and after your dinner . We received your web booking in March advising us of your request for a dinner reservation following your wedding at a nearby hotel.... More 

Canton, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just visited this place. The set up is exquisite, but I know good food from authentic Indian food. Lot of colorant used to make the tandoor plates appear red. I would recommend the place for it's ambience (5) but not for food (1). Too bland taste - may be catered to the patrons who like Indian but cannot really tell... More 

Thank Deevaan
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First we had poppadums and dipping sauce which had a strange unlike able taste. My wife thought better. We then went to order the Murgh chicken for $30 each to be told these were starters not main courses. What? So we ordered the onion pakora (4 pieces) and one main chicken tikka and tried to share at $60 Barbados. It... More 

Thank Boyd Y
Toronto, Canada
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went with a group of 8 and were blown away by the quality of food. We had a beautiful table overlooking the ocean. Really interesting interior and the food was an amazing mix of Indian and Thai. Definitely not inexpensive but worth the value of a high end restaurant. Don't be nervous to try this spot for dinner. You... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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52 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The atmosphere was very good, with the exception of the cricket sound that was loudly looped through the speakers and got annoying after a while. The food was OK and relatively authentic, but like elsewhere in Barbados, there does not seem to be an understanding of how to make food spicy.

Thank EvasWorld
New Jersey
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Indian food is top notch...as good as Tamarand in nyc...two things bothered me which is preventing a 5 star review....1- they stick you in this waiting room before you get seated which is 120 degrees, they need to fix that, its very awkward...2- the baby octopus is not edible, literally tastes like rubber...the lamb, eggplant and chicken wings were... More 

Thank jslavitt34
Boston, Massachusetts
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Seating was arranged so we were facing the ocean. I got an Indian dish and my husband got Thai. The food was very good. On a starter dish we got stuffed chicken wings. Thats right stuffed chicken wings. It was delicious.

Thank woody61428
Level Contributor
66 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is wildly overpriced for the amount of food you get and the quality of the food you get. The meats (or veggie options) all seem to come in the same size bowl over hot coals. Excellent and unique serving method but while the vegetarian will get a healthy portion of legumes/veggies, the meat eater will get comparatively little... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Indian, Asian, Thai, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
6:00 pm - 12:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Waverley House, St. Lawrence Gap, Barbados
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Barbados  >  Christ Church Parish  >  St. Lawrence Gap
  • Phone Number: +1 246-420-5454

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