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Apsara Samudra

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Waverley House, St. Lawrence Gap, Barbados
+1 246-420-5454
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18:00 - 12:00
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Sun 18:00 - 02:00
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks 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 

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2 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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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 April 2017 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 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017 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 

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Toronto, Canada
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

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 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

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.

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New Jersey
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017 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 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

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.

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Barbados
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66 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017

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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1 Thank Story W
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26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017

An Indian restaurant really peculiar in a marvelous position. Nice services and precious meal. We took many dishes to share everything and they were very good.. Water caraf free.

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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful setting right on the water, well decorated and laid out. This place has an Indian and a Thai menu. We both opted for the Indian. The meats were well cooked and very tender, the flavors were great as well. My only criticism would be that I ordered my food hot (Lamb Vindaloo Curry) and my wife ordered her dish... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$40
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 02:00
Monday
18:00 - 12:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 12:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 12:00
Thursday
18:00 - 12:00
Friday
18:00 - 12:00
Saturday
18:00 - 12:00
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?