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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Seafood Restaurant
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“Take part in a long-standing Barbadian tradition: The Fish Fry. During this evening activity, watch as a sedate fishing village transforms into a buzzing hub of activity and great food!”
  • 126 locals recommend
Park
“Located in the central uplands of Barbados, is a magnificent attraction with a world class property and unmatched beauty anywhere else in the Caribbean. Harrison's Cave is a massive underground cave stream system, with awesome caverns and crystallized formations. Enjoy an unparalleled underground experience as you journey aboard a tram, past clear streams and cascading waterfalls. This phenomenal underground attraction, is one of Barbados’ premier visitor attractions, truly a must see when on vacation.Enjoy an unparalleled underground experience on one of our tours.”
  • 78 locals recommend
Bar
“Great views and a nice restaurant there as well! Bring your water shoes if you want to do the cave! ”
  • 47 locals recommend
Place to eat
“Street has many places and good restaurants to eat, Live music and generally a popular hang out spot for tourists and locals.”
  • 48 locals recommend
History Museum
“Great tours of the grand house and an awesome train ride for an added bit of fun.”
  • 38 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“The best supermarket on the island is walking-distance from the villa. Load up your cooler for the beach or pick up ingredients to whip up a meal at home. ”
  • 28 locals recommend
Other Nightlife
“High ebd shopping centre. Includes a variety of restaurants and bars as well as a cinema theatre. Is located near popular nightclubs.”
  • 49 locals recommend
Furniture / Home Store
“Has a great varied food court, multiplex cinema and a variety of stores for shopping.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Museum
“ The Barbados Museum and Historical Society is housed in historic buildings which were originally used as the military prison at St. Ann’s Garrison. During the 18th century the Caribbean was the scene of numerous military conflicts, primarily between England and France who fought for supremacy. The building of garrisons, forts and naval dockyards throughout the region was a direct result. Barbados became the headquarters of the Windward and Leeward command of the English forces, and St. Ann’s Garrison was rapidly expanded because of this. By 1816 most of the Garrison buildings had been constructed and the military prison was completed by 1853. This building is one of only twelve such priso”
  • 29 locals recommend
Caribbean Restaurant
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“The tides offers fine dining with beautiful ocean views. A great place to celebrate special occasions. ”
  • 35 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Superb service, great food located on the south coast of the island. Offers amazing views of the water.”
  • 32 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“This is a high end mall with great character. Enjoy duty-free designer jewelry, apparel and accessories stores, and the finest restaurants, bars and cafés.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Place to eat
“Ideally situated on the buzzing South Coast boardwalk, just a few feet away from the water’s edge, Tapas awaits. It’s the perfect place to enjoy great scenery while indulging in delectable food and drinks. This elegantly rustic beachside restaurant is out to win your hearts with its warm ambiance and its international menu, perfectly designed by Chef Franco Parisi with touches of Italian and Caribbean flair. His expert kitchen staff loves to see Tapas full of happy people enjoying his creations. Locals and tourists alike flock to enjoy a glass of wine from their extensive wine list or a cool signature cocktail prepared by their talented mixologist. At Tapas, awarded BHTA Restaurant of the Year, there is something for everyone. Alfredo, the host, exudes a warmth and a charm that will make you feel right at home.”
  • 30 locals recommend
Garden
“Nice trip out to lovely gardens set inside a gully. Not massive but just a nice walk around tropical plants. Mr Hunte is a great host.”
  • 35 locals recommend
Beach Bar
“Harbour Lights is a renowned open air beachfront nightclub, frequented by locals & visitors alike. On the recommended nights, the club is in high gear, with free drinks and themed parties all adding to the spice of the club vibe. Harbour Lights is also host to a fabulous Caribbean show, depicting the culture and talents of the islands. This is complemented by a sumptuous BBQ dinner and free drinks, summing up to one grand night out for all!”
  • 37 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Mojo is one of the most-established bars on the South Coast and is hugely popular amongst locals and visitors alike. Black and White portraits of famous musicians line the walls and Bob Marley has his own dedicated “Back Bar” room. The bar is intimate, lively and offers authentic cocktails and friendly service. Well-known for their shots, “Blue Bubbie” being a popular choice, Mojo also serves food in their award-winning “Chopping Board Kitchen” Restaurant and is open late. If you ask a local what Mojo is really about they will say the music you are guaranteed to hear something you can sing along to, if not requests are welcomed. Mojo. . . Music for the people. . . Food for the Soul. . . Libations for the Spirit.”
  • 20 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Bar
“Great views and a nice restaurant there as well! Bring your water shoes if you want to do the cave! ”
  • 47 locals recommend
Other Nightlife
“High ebd shopping centre. Includes a variety of restaurants and bars as well as a cinema theatre. Is located near popular nightclubs.”
  • 49 locals recommend
Caribbean Restaurant
“The tides offers fine dining with beautiful ocean views. A great place to celebrate special occasions. ”
  • 35 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Superb service, great food located on the south coast of the island. Offers amazing views of the water.”
  • 32 locals recommend
Beach Bar
“Harbour Lights is a renowned open air beachfront nightclub, frequented by locals & visitors alike. On the recommended nights, the club is in high gear, with free drinks and themed parties all adding to the spice of the club vibe. Harbour Lights is also host to a fabulous Caribbean show, depicting the culture and talents of the islands. This is complemented by a sumptuous BBQ dinner and free drinks, summing up to one grand night out for all!”
  • 37 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Mojo is one of the most-established bars on the South Coast and is hugely popular amongst locals and visitors alike. Black and White portraits of famous musicians line the walls and Bob Marley has his own dedicated “Back Bar” room. The bar is intimate, lively and offers authentic cocktails and friendly service. Well-known for their shots, “Blue Bubbie” being a popular choice, Mojo also serves food in their award-winning “Chopping Board Kitchen” Restaurant and is open late. If you ask a local what Mojo is really about they will say the music you are guaranteed to hear something you can sing along to, if not requests are welcomed. Mojo. . . Music for the people. . . Food for the Soul. . . Libations for the Spirit.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
“Barbados' premiere nightlife hideaway. Featuring a daring selection of Cocktails with late night DJs & performances, transforming it into a local hot spot.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Restaurant
“You have the option of either sitting inside or out here but the food is fantastic and it won't break the bank. I'd recommend a glass of their house prosecco to start!”
  • 19 locals recommend

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