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Elbow Room

2nd Street, Holetown, Barbados
+1 246-432-1927
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good48%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (56 reviews)
“chicken” (27 reviews)
“ceviche” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Grill, Healthy
$$ - $$$
2nd Street, Holetown, Barbados
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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

A great little find. I visited this restaurant twice with my 5 year old son. I absolutely loved it and it was a great experience cooking on the hot stone. I can honestly say I had the best steak I have ever eaten in my...More

Thank Terri1970
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We went last night with the kids and had a great time. Everyone has already commented on the Elbow Room's theme, you cook your meat/fish/chicken/shrimp/etc on a hot stone. We plumped for Tenderloin, Rump Steak, Chicken and Fish of the Day(Marlin), quality of all of...More

Thank b1ngb1ng
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

A bit of a gimmick but the kids enjoyed it. Cooking food on a hot stone. I read some of the comments before going and in terms of taste...just make sure you season the food when you cook it on the hot stone, it was...More

Thank D_S_Bry
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Cook your own food on a hot stone - that was enough to get the children engaged, so off we went. You get precisely that - a hot stone, with your chicken, steak or marlin. No rub, no seasoning, nothing else. And so what you...More

Thank PJW833
Reviewed 14 July 2017

My husband and I ate at Elbow Room during our trip 4 years ago, and knew we wanted to return. We visited for dinner and enjoyed it very much. Cooking on the lava stone is a fun experience. We couldn't believe that we had the...More

Thank yackattack8
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

3 in the family who like their meet blue to rare and one who wants it cindered - all were happy at Elbow Room. My wife thought it would take to long to have here meat cremated but I'm pleased to report it was no...More

Thank Mark E
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped by asking where to find an ice cream shop, and they enticed us with local ice cream. Creamy, delicious! Coconut and chocolate.... Yum! 😋

Thank Mutchlersteph
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

A quiet Monday night in holetown, we were welcomed by the owner and quickly shown to our table. We both opted for the New York strip steak which comes with rice, potato or chips (opt for seasoned they're amazing!!) and vegetables. The difference... you cook...More

Thank Katie M
Reviewed 16 June 2017

We came back here again after last year and were not disappointed yet again, we both had the rib-eye steak on a stone, there was pleny of food on our plates and the steak, well, you cook it yourself to how you want it and...More

Thank Johnfb56
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Visited here twice with family. A genuinely highly enjoyable experience each time. The food was consistently tasty and well presented and the service was really good too. Highly recommended!

Thank Pete H
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Joan L
March 13, 2016|
Response from RosLincs | Reviewed this property |
I'm fairly sure that it is open on Tuesdays and we certainly were able to book in advance. We booked in person as we were aleeady on the island, so I don't know if you can book online or would have to call them. Hope you... More
Laura R
June 11, 2015|
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Response from elbowroombarbados | Property representative |
Hello, thanks for your question. Our dress code is casual. (Shorts and flip-flops are just fine.) Cheers.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$50
Grill, Healthy
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2nd Street, Holetown, Barbados
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Barbados  >  Saint James Parish  >  Holetown
  • Phone Number: +1 246-432-1927
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Elbow Room is a casual dining establishment located on the bustling 2nd street strip in Holetown, on Barbados’ famous West Coast. Elbow Room features stonegrill dining where patrons are presented with their meals sizzling on a hot lava rock, ready to be cooked to mouth-watering perfection!
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