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Waterfront Cafe

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Please never change.

We have visited Barbados circa 10 times over a 23 year period, and have seen the dramatic changes... read more

Reviewed October 25, 2018
Chris N
Devizes, United Kingdom
via mobile
Bridgetown haven

What a wonderful find during our nine week stay in Barbados. The cafe itself is at the marina side... read more

Reviewed August 24, 2018
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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“great food”(7 reviews)
“jazz night”(3 reviews)
Restaurant with live jazz and steel pan music are featured on Thursday and Friday nights. We feature relaxing waterfront seating, tasty Caribbean cuisine, invigorating coffees, free WIFI, vegetarian food options, refreshing cocktails and great...more
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Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

We have visited Barbados circa 10 times over a 23 year period, and have seen the dramatic changes in the island and lamented the loss of some of our favourite places. However one shining beacon remains that is the Waterfront cafe. The place has the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Chris N
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful find during our nine week stay in Barbados. The cafe itself is at the marina side, just by the landmark Bridge of the capital. The interior is lovely, the staff are really friendly and the location is perfect. We dropped in for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

If you go here once you become family . Susie and her staff will make you feel like Norm in Cheers . There will always be a place for you. Food is wonderful mix of Bajan and Caribbean . Drinks are a plenty to keep...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

We just had the pleasure of lunch at The waterfront Cafe. Our welcoming and attentive waitress served me the best fish cakes I've had so far. I'll be back.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Sylva90
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

Managed to snag a table really quickly during the busy lunch time. Really popular cafe due to the location on the harbour, good food and great service. Almost an institution for us, been coming here for many years and it hasn’t changed one bit. Good...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

What an amazing day in the city of Bridgetown world heritage site.My wife and I from Canada met our friends from Germany After touring the city and beaches around the area we were famished thirsty and needed to relax. crossing Barbados famous independent Bridge and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank project2k2
Reviewed September 27, 2017 via mobile

This is an awesome place to dine. Especially on Thursday nights, as it's jazz night, live music. It's fantastic listening to the musicians playing. Eating good food and chilled wine makes it a very memorable evening. Susan the owner is a lovely lady. She always...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank yvonnem960
Reviewed August 11, 2017

Been to Barbados 3 times and we are never disappointed with our meals. Love it. the guava milkshake drink is to die for.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank StephnieB
Reviewed March 29, 2017

Great fun, watched boats come in with fresh fidh. Jazz during the weekend . Great food reasonable prices and nice atmosphere

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Petra B
Reviewed March 25, 2017

Located downtown and will require one way taxi fair of US$5/person per trip or walk it for 25 – 30 minutes. Prices are high (see pictures), but has waterfront view on outside seating and has indoor seating too. Fast service with a smile. Free wifi....More

Date of experience: January 2017
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david j
November 7, 2016|
Response from jeff r | Reviewed this property |
yes call suzie and make reservation
Cathy C
July 22, 2015|
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Response from Waterfront C | Property representative |
Hi Cathy, sorry only now seeing your question. Waterfront Cafe is OPEN. We closed for holidays in September but reopened on October 08th 2018. Music schedule is live Jazz on Thursday and Friday evenings Lunch -Monday... More