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Mr Vic Bar

Paynes Bay | St James Barbados, Paynes Bay 356688, Barbados
+1 246-432-5616
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“crab cakes” (7 reviews)
“tuna” (7 reviews)
“salad” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Paynes Bay | St James Barbados, Paynes Bay 356688, Barbados
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Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

The Jones family- stayed at Coral Cove for two weeks and enjoyed many evenings at Mr.Vic’s due to the pleasant and real attitude to offer great customer service in a true Barbados fashion. Mr.Vic is a true gent and has got time for everyone and...More

Thank Christian J
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

Had a great time ... very friendly place, very good live entertainment. Cute little spot ... outdoor patio

Thank Sunshine532090
Reviewed July 24, 2018

Had drinks here served by the owner who was very friendly and welcoming. Haven’t tried the food but would definitely return.

Thank G0408
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

Visited Mr. Vic’s last night for a late dinner. Casual attire is welcome and an eclectic music playing opera to Senatra in the background. The waiter was pleasant and efficient and remembered us from last year. The food was good and served relatively quick. Will...More

Thank w3inc
Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

We visited here twice during our stay. Both evenings we experienced lovely food and a very friendly and genuine host. Our meals were delicious. We tried the tuna, flying fish, curry and chicken all of which was tasty and the service could not be faulted....More

Thank SelinaMWilliamson
Reviewed June 18, 2018

We went here early in our two week stay as it was local to where we were staying. I had the Chicken and chips - Chicken was Ok the chips were awful- they were covered in grease and hard in the middle. My wife had...More

3  Thank ada472
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

We visited Mr Vics establishment whilst staying nearby at the Beach View apartments. We had the pleasure of meeting Vic himself, who was a charming and attentive host. We had the shrimp (in the uk these would have been referred to as very large king...More

Thank Coachtripper001
Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

Fabulous experience at the quaint Mr Vic’s last night -top quality blackened tuna for my wife and a delicious bajan curry for me- lovely local flavours Mr Vic is such a gent and adds so much to the occasion A must visit and quite reasonable...More

1  Thank Louis0
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Went here in here a few nights ago in the absence of getting a table anywhere else in close proximity of where we were staying. I’m afraid it was a mistake. The guy who tended to us was really nice and friendly if a little...More

4  Thank Mrs M
karenDavis59, Owner at Mr Vic Bar, responded to this reviewResponded May 14, 2018

You will see from other reviews that it is unusual to receive such a negative review, and I can only apologize for your experience. I will speak to staff in relation to your comments, to ascertain what went wrong on the evening of your visit....More

Reviewed May 6, 2018

We had read the good reviews of this little restaurant/bar and decided to try it out for ourselves. We were not disappointed - in fact we were very pleasantly surprised. The food was as excellent. it was fresh and very tasty and promptly served by...More

Thank OK2C
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December 23, 2017|
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Response from karenDavis59 | Property representative |
Hello. I am so sorry for the delay in answering, but only just seen this. We much prefer customers to book as it enables the kitchen to run more smoothly as we are only a small place.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$27
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paynes Bay | St James Barbados, Paynes Bay 356688, Barbados
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Barbados  >  Saint James Parish  >  Paynes Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 246-432-5616
Mr Vic is a roadside bar situated in Payne's bay a mile south of Holetown.Though not fine dining, Mr Vic has over the last 4 yrs established a reputation for serving excellent food at affordable prices, with a choice of both Carribbean & British fare. Mr Vic caters for groups as well as couples, families and singles. A large variety of local and international cocktails are mixed by Mr Vic himself ( arguably the best barman on the West coast)Live music is also played. Steel pan on a Thursday & Fab Jazz on a Sunday
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