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Halcynth House, Trents, Holetown, Barbados
+1 246-422-6802
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“mahi mahi” (66 reviews)
“fish bites” (23 reviews)
“calamari” (37 reviews)
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Caribbean, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Halcynth House, Trents, Holetown, Barbados
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We ate a lot of good food during our stay but this was the best! We were looking for a fish fry that they advertised but it was not available on our visit, 1 of us ordered the pawns-grilled and the other 3 had Grilled...More

Thank Beth0wens
Reviewed 5 days ago

Jason and team provide a cheerful and convivial environment, with swift and knowledgeable service. Fresh fish is the specialty of the house . . . calamari, tiger prawns, swordfish, flying fish, and other more unusual varieties. All at reasonable prices. The cod in batter disappointed...More

Thank borrum
AndrewR3849, Owner at SeaCat, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Sorry to hear!! But we no longer serve cod...assuming it was mahi and to be honest that is why we are taking it off the menu as it is the only item that we get complaints for. Shame you did not have our grilled fish!!...More

Reviewed August 16, 2018

Small place with simple food. Everything grilled or fried. Very disappointed with the fish and chips which is their specialty. Batter was much too heavy!More

1  Thank Anna L
Andrew R, Owner at SeaCat, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2018

Unfortunately, it is the one dish that gets any complaints at all. Batter is at times heavy and I constantly stress the importance of the batter to my chefs. Many customers rave about the battered fish and want us to keep it on the menu...More

Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

This place is Great, we had a fab fish dinner here. It’s really authentic and unpretentious, good local fresh food at a reasonable price. Yes it’s location isn’t much, but that’s part of its charm. There service was friendly and fast, we had calamari and...More

1  Thank JohnnyHaw
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our dinner here. Fresh fish cooked perfectly. All washed down with rum punch Great team working here from the chef to Jason to the managers friend helping our. Will definitely be back

2  Thank Vwake2904
Reviewed August 9, 2018

A little hole in the wall a stone's throw from our hotel. Terrific service and even though we patronized mostly high end restaurants on Island this may have been my favorite meal. absolutely fresh fish prepared perfectly. The three of us had different fish entree's...More

2  Thank reillyelmo
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

We have been to SeaCat many times. The food is consistently fresh and delicious. The menu is reasonably priced. The service is great. One of the best restaurants on the West Coast. Don’t miss it.

1  Thank BruceColumbus_NJ
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

Amazing food great staff and environment loverly, So Chilled and the lobster is Wowwwww , you need to experience the knowledge of the staff also , fisherman , party’s , food

1  Thank Ryan D
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

Good local food and great value Service is easy going and a real taste of Barbados with all the local fish and drinks Really a good night out

1  Thank SRER41
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

The staff here could not be more welcoming, we chatted for quite a while before even ordering and plenty after. The fish is fresh and delicious, accompanied by simple but yummy sides and very generous portions. We ate here twice in a week and left...More

1  Thank milliepenfold
Andrew R, Owner at SeaCat, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2018

Thank you!

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April 9, 2017|
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Response from Debbydu | Reviewed this property |
It's about 20 minute walk or a couple of minutes in a car x x x enjoy it was brilliant x
March 2, 2017|
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Response from Debbydu | Reviewed this property |
Credit card x x x it's well worth a visit x
July 26, 2016|
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Response from anothersadowner | Reviewed this property |
-Hi - sorry I wouldn't know - they are a seafood restaurant - so suggest you contact them - their website states:- "Our core menu consists of Cod done English style in a beer batter (very popular especially to the many... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $24
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Halcynth House, Trents, Holetown, Barbados
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Barbados  >  Saint James Parish  >  Holetown
  • Phone Number: +1 246-422-6802
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