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Front Street | Churchill Building, 649 946 2981 649 232 6534, Grand Turk
+1 561-386-2331
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Tampa, Florida
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98 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on cruise ship that stopped on Grand Turk. We hired private taxi to take us around island. He made a stop right next to Barbie's. While my husband took a look around I went inside and ordered the cracked conch and ice cold local beer. Well I thought I died and gone to heaven!!. Thee are pick nick... More 

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Thank DOT813
Pittsburgh
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love the little place right there in the shopping district. We met the owner while visiting the fish market and found ourselves in her place the next day. She was a perfect hostess and fun to talk to. Food was awesome!

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Thank FrugaloneA
Barbie211, Owner at Barbie's Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

thanks and hope to see you next year More 

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67 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Barbies has the best conch fritters on the island. She is the best business person around and owns many buildings. She "gets" customer service with a smile. I support here and will return.

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Thank Kathy T
Birmingham, Alabama
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39 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You will be glad to experience the food at Barbies. The conch fritters are amazing and so is the fish. If you get to meet Barbie herself you will meet an awesome business woman and everyone on the island knows her!

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Thank AuburnTiger1
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Good oxtail, reasonably priced, good place to have a drink and people watch on cruise ship days. Handy location.

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Thank Gail F
Elkton, Maryland
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137 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We stopped here because our taxi/van driver said it was one of his favorites. It went well. You need to remember this is a rural country and these are local people. My 5 year old son said "oh no, we can't eat here" but he later changed him mind. It was the perfect local place on Grand Turk. The workers... More 

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Thank Elkmoron
Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Barbie's has good food but slow service. Slow service seems the theme in Grand Turk.We had dinner three times here. The first night we at all our food. The second night we had enough food to take home and eat the following night.

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Thank DonaldMV H
Mooretown, Ontario
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131 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

We stopped here while on an island tour and were pleasantly surprised since I had read that this location was a good spot for food and beverages. We were not disappointed as the conch fritters were amazing. They also offer alcoholic beverages and other meal options. Outside, there are table and chairs for those who want to enjoy the fresh... More 

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Thank Coondog99
Weston, WI
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Don't let the appearance of the exterior scare you. We had some lunch sitting at a picnic table outside. About finished eating we noticed it was getting dark, so decided to wait. Sure enough it rained, a "2 beer rain", which scattered cruise ship tourists. Fun time mingling with the locals.

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Thank Rick D
Keewatin, ON
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Very good food for a reasonable price. The outdoor seating is great and the food is delicious. We had a few meals there while we were on the Island.

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Thank Keewatinite

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Front Street | Churchill Building, 649 946 2981 649 232 6534, Grand Turk
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Turks and Caicos  >  Grand Turk
  • Phone Number: +1 561-386-2331

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?