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7 Highway, Oistins, Barbados
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish” (227 reviews)
“macaroni pie” (54 reviews)
“red snapper” (21 reviews)
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Caribbean, Seafood, Barbecue
7 Highway, Oistins, Barbados
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Oistins, a fishing village that has everything one needs such as markets, handcrafted souvenirs, boutiques, markets...name it but is famous for its Friday night open air Fish Fest, fried seafood and local dishes. Fridays are very crowded, we prefer to go there on any other...More

Thank Mrsunshineandsea
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fab place to visit. We went early on Friday and fed the turtles on the pier (pick up some fish pieces (take hand wipes!) from the fishermen to feed the turtles and then head into the market. Lots of stalls selling handmade items and clothes,...More

Thank Becky P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not at all posh, but the best food on the island. Jerk chicken, grilled fish, rice and pea, heaven! Lunches are served near the road and $15 Barbados buys you a barbecued piece of food heaven, no Michelin stars here but so tasty. I became...More

Thank mark7531
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots of restaurants, a KFC, lots of local restaurants and vendors with local food type things. You can find a massys grocery store which offers lots of items you may need to stock up on if you’re staying in a condo

Thank Jazmin P
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you eat the grilled snapper here you will keep coming back because you will never find such good snapper anywhere in the world. Go to eat on Thursday though. Friday is mad crazy, Or you could just stroll over from Enterprise beach for lunch....More

Thank biarritzblue
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are visiting Barbados you MUST go to the fish fry on Friday nights. Some of the restaurants are open all week too. We went to 3 of them during our stay and all 3 were delicious.

Thank nancymae60
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to mingle with a sea of people both locals and tourists, Oistins is your place. There are many restaurants in one location and you have many options and places to choose from. Lobsters and fish on the grills. Live musicians playing and...More

Thank GlobeTrotting624378
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Multiple places to eat fish and drink, service slow and sometimes a long wait but food and drinks are good and a few vendors nearby for trinkets.

Thank jetboy1999
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

I know all about Friday fish fry but its also good on any day good selection of bars and restaurants at good prices very friendly people eat and drink with the locals

Thank kevthewine
Reviewed 3 October 2018

You have got to go here to oistins , the food is fabulous also the entertainment, we ate at uncle George's which was recommended by captain Sam on the beach at turtle beach hotel

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Penny S
9 April 2018|
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Response from Skaramoosh | Reviewed this property |
Hi Penny, I'm not 100% sure but from my experience it's not gluten-free. Oistins serves mainly fresh fish and seafood with starchy accompaniments. If nothing appeals then maybe just go for the atmosphere! Have a great time... More
9 November 2017|
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Response from Patricia S | Reviewed this property |
$25 Barbados dollars so roughly $10-12.50. Enjoy, safe travels.
8 November 2017|
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Response from Patricia S | Reviewed this property |
Hi no its roughly about 15-20 min by bus 10 by van. U can go during the day and evening for lunch and dinner, (get Pat's fish cakes!! Yummy), Friday night is party night!!!! I'm going through withdrawals I miss Barbados... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Highway, Oistins, Barbados
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Barbados  >  Christ Church Parish  >  Oistins
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