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The Tides

Holetown, Barbados
+1 246-432-8356
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Caribbean, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Holetown, Barbados
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Reviewed yesterday

I was treated to a meal in the restaurant located at the water's edge in Holetown. The food was nothing special and the staff were over attentive, hovering over your shoulder which is a personal of mine but often appreciated by others. If you like...More

Thank katekincaid
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place is well worth a visit, it is great to get away from the generic fried food and enjoy something prepared with care. Not cheep though.

Thank Paul E
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went to The Tides for dinner on 23 July to celebrate our wedding anniversary. It was a fabulous evening. The hospitality of the staff was outstanding. We had pre-dinner cocktails in the bar, which were sublime. My wife had lobster ravioli to start, with...More

Thank brian G
Reviewed 5 days ago

We need to start with some context - Tides is expensive, and if you want fish and chips for 50bds pp, this isn't for you. But if you want a really good meal (we had the Tuna special, the kids chicken curry, the kids steak...More

Thank PJW833
Reviewed 5 days ago

As soon as my husband and I walked through the front gate we were met my welcoming staff who immediately stopped the cars that were also coming in to allow us to enter the restaurant. One said, “We cannot afford to lose any customers”. Upon...More

Thank Doyle-Schepens
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Still our number one choice on the island. Our first visit since the changes. The setting is still simply stunning, the view as you enter the restaurant, framed in the arch window frame is breathtaking. Every aspect of this restaurant is on a level that...More

Thank GFwarrior
Reviewed 5 days ago

Locals said that this was one of the best restaurants on the island. It did not disappoint us. Service was prompt, but not overbearing. Food was well presented and full of flavor. Drinks were innovative and potent! Incredible desserts. Beautiful restaurant inside and the views...More

Thank gidocsb
Reviewed 6 days ago

Tides is a beautiful dining experience, starts as you arrive, valet park the car,and enter into a creatively designed space that's welcoming and easy on the eye. We sat on an outdoor terrace table with a sea view. The menu is extensive features plenty of...More

Thank Martin H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Another excellent dinner spot on this amazing coast. Exceptional from start to finish and not to be missed for lunch OR dinner OR just for a cocktail !

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tides is beautiful, with a great chef and lovely food. Service was good but let down between courses as the staff tended to hide around the corner. Otherwise it was fantastic, not cheap.

Thank Paul W
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Dee P
26 July 2017|
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Response from GFwarrior | Reviewed this property |
The front of the restaurant overlooks the ocean the length of the restaurant, I'd say they have around 8 tables along the front. With the sun setting around 6:45, be there early if you want to enjoy it.
Barry E
17 May 2017|
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Response from Guy B | Property representative |
Hi on our Tides Barbados web site they are all in Barbados dollars. Looking forward to welcoming you to my restaurant when your on island.
Japonica P
5 February 2017|
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Response from Guy B | Property representative |
Hi and thank you for your message. The tree house is the left hand side of the restaurant so named because we have 4 Casuarina trees growing in that area through the roof. The whole restaurant is ocean front split into 4... More
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Validated Parking
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Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Holetown, Barbados
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Barbados  >  Saint James Parish  >  Holetown
  • Phone Number: +1 246-432-8356
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