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St.Lawrence Gap, a 1.3 km stretch of road in the parish of Christ Church, is famous for its fine restaurants, diverse accommodation, lively nightlife and good shopping.
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All reviews lawrence gap street vendors night life bars and restaurants cafe sol dover beach great nightlife souvenir shops street food always felt safe live music safe area fine dining happy hour local food every night laid back
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Reviewed 2 days ago

St. Lawrence Gap is a famous place to come in Barbados. It is about 1.4 km long of Main Street filled with restaurants, bars, hotels, and soccer field also basketball courts for the locals. There are food vendors off the street cooking home cooked meals...More

Date of experience: March 2019
14  Thank NancyLope
Reviewed 3 days ago

One Saturday we went for a walk, ended up watching the local teens football clubs matches, we spent a couple of hours sitting with the families and a couple of roosters plus hens and chicks.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank pat s
Reviewed 6 days ago

A bit exaggerated some small souvenir outlets a grocery nothing too much. This maybe due to the difficult economic period the island is going through. Tourist are very well respected by nationals.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank A2817RXmichaelp
Reviewed 1 week ago

Some reviews say it's tatty and sewage filled but we never saw any of that regardless of how late at night it was - yes the constant pestering by taxi drivers is a pain but they're easily ignored by normal adults! Overall it's a mixed...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank pr0ccy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All the write ups suggest this is a lively party area. While there are a number of bars, restaurants and a few nightclubs it is not exactly Las Vegas. It is pleasant enough though. I would describe it as fairly quiet. Stayed in the Time...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank 465MikeB465
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I might be being harsh in my review but I just think it’s lawless around this part of town to many people selling things they shouldn’t don’t leave your lady for to long as the local boys aren’t shy at all be warned, however if...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank stephencrawford1969
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has everything from top quality restaurants to pizza shops , nightclubs , karaoke bars , quiet bars for a drink , prices are very reasonable, can also mix with the locals who are great fun to be with and appreciate you spending time...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank graemenjulieb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Two years ago we had been staying on the Worthings Beach side, now on the Dover Beach side, but when looking for dinner we always went through the St.Lawrence Gap, betweeen the two places, and where most restaurants are located. Walking through this area in...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank saronic
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed near St Lawrence Gap when I visited the island. Great town with a selection of different restaurants to suit every palate.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Nuggetsnews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Sandals which was only a short walk to the shops and restaurants in St Lawrence Gap. In our opinion it was very downmarket with mainly souvenir shops and ordinary restaurants. Beware the freewheeling chickens in the road. We bought some souvenirs which...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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GILLY005
February 17, 2019|
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Response from John F | Reviewed this property |
Southern Palms is the pink one we call the pink palace. If you haven't been yet check out Phillipes bar up the gap you'll meet a lovely lady and get sister. Have a good time
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Wendy M
January 28, 2019|
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Response from Pathfinder678499 | Reviewed this property |
Grear location and yes you can swim /snorkel across the road . Or catch a cab up to St. Andrews which is fantastic be careful at night !!
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suzyblue2016
August 15, 2018|
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Response from PhiBetaC | Reviewed this property |
All the bars in the area are very small. If you are at Time Out Hotel then you are more in the beach area. There are only a few bars in that area. At the other end of the Gap there are quite a few.
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