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Cocktail Kitchen

Cocktail Kitchen | Oistins, St. Lawrence Gap, Barbados
+1 246-622-3017
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Caribbean, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Cocktail Kitchen | Oistins, St. Lawrence Gap, Barbados
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Cocktail Kitchen
1. A Great Location
"If you're in the Gap, you have to eat here. No question at all."
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2. Fabulous Food
"the food was better than anything else that I have had on the island"
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3. The Best Cocktails
"The cocktails she made for us were truly outstanding"
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Reviewed yesterday

We love good food and were really looking forward to this as a treat on our holiday... Especially considering the write ups this place had (they must have been sponsored in hindsight). The cocktails were average. the starters were poor and you would hope that...More

Thank Extraordinary96111
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 13 May 2018

We went for happy hour drinks on Friday and thought the food looked good. We had already booked a meal at a nearby restaurant that we have been using for years, We had a very dissapointing experience. We booked the Cocktail Kitchen for the following...More

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Reviewed yesterday

This restaurant was mentioned in 'menu' magazine. Cocktails were ok, nothing spectacular. Starters: less than average. Mains were terrible. I had to send mine back. Frankly it was inedible- too much salt. Was supposed to be a signature dish...Well if you cannot cook a burger...More

Thank David V
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went for dinner after reading all those nice reviews. Nice place, has very relaxed, local theme. Staff is friendly and very attentive. Do not go there hungry. We ordered 7 small bites, each dish was size of tablespoon. We ended up ordering 2 mains to...More

Thank natashka2000
DamianL1311, Manager at Cocktail Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hey there, thank you so much for your feedback. We really appreciate it and will be sure to share it with the management team. So happy to hear that you decided to visit us on your trip to Barbados and sample our mouth watering cuisine...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was one of our favorite meals of our 2 week trip by far. Great drinks and the staff was super friendly and helpful. Nice sunset view from the rooftop

Thank KoryLord
DamianL1311, Manager at Cocktail Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Views from the rooftop are definitely a customer favourite! So happy that you found this spot and we hope you'll be back for some lovely cocktails soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stopped by as we were exploring the Gap on our second night in town. We ended up back there three more times, one night twice. Narissa was as much an artist as she was a bartender. It was the first time...More

Thank Mark R
DamianL1311, Manager at Cocktail Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Love love love this review!! We couldn't agree more with anything you just said! Narissa's bartending is truly a work of art and we're trying happy that she's part of our team. Her drinks are amazing!! When it comes to the food, I love to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a super dinner on the roof top at Cocktail Kitchen. Cocktails, service and dinner selections were amazing. The menu offers a variety of options, all of them with culinary creativity. Service by Rohan was great and we truly enjoyed our evening.

Thank DebZ594
DamianL1311, Manager at Cocktail Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Culinary creativity? We're loving the sound of that! Happy to hear that you enjoyed an evening of rooftop dining at our restaurant and we hope that we'll be seeing you again very soon

Reviewed 1 week ago

While on holiday in nearby Oistins, we discovered this restaurant while spending an interesting evening in St Lawrence Gap. The menu choices were good, reasonable prices and service excellentMore

Thank albatera2017
DamianL1311, Manager at Cocktail Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

A fun evening of good food, drinks and entertainment? That's what we're all about at Cocktail Kitchen! We're happy that you were able to spend some time with us while you were on holiday in our beautiful island and we hope that you'll pay us...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food portions are ridiculously small. I suggest raise the price or call it a tasting menu. It is literally a piece half the size of a ping pong ball of meat over a lump of potato mash. Not cool. Not oxtail maybe call it potato...More

Thank catalonio
DamianL1311, Manager at Cocktail Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for your feedback, we really appreciate it! So sorry to hear that you were disatisfied with the meal that you received. The oxtail dish that you mentioned is in fact a starter, which would be smaller than the size of your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Swung in for dinner, had a Rum Manhattan it was great. The pork was perfectly cooked, pork tenderloin should be pink in the middle, it was perfect. Beer was cold and service was friendly and prompt.

Thank ericdT3416LC
DamianL1311, Manager at Cocktail Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Sounds like a great experience all around Eric D! So happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and we hope that you'll join us for some more dinner and cocktails soon.

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30 June 2018|
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Response from foomac27 | Reviewed this property |
There was always a 10% charge called an island fee, which is unrelated to the tip.
15 March 2018|
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Response from coolinit | Property representative |
Dear RTravels0 Thank you for your response, It is very helpful. We will further investigate and discuss with our team to ensure that this doesn't occur again. CK Management
17 February 2018|
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Response from Marion G | Reviewed this property |
No problem and the choice is great
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 35
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 12:30 am
5:00 pm - 12:30 am
5:00 pm - 12:30 am
5:00 pm - 12:30 am
5:00 pm - 12:30 am
5:00 pm - 12:30 am
5:00 pm - 12:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cocktail Kitchen | Oistins, St. Lawrence Gap, Barbados
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Barbados  >  Christ Church Parish  >  St. Lawrence Gap
  • Phone Number: +1 246-622-3017
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Enjoy unique bar nibbles, small bites or mouthwatering mains prepared by CHTA Caribbean Chef of The Year, 2018, Damian Leach. Paired with tantalizing cocktails and the effervescent atmosphere that is St. Lawrence Gap, a night at Cocktail Kitchen makes for the perfect casual evening out.
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