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Holetown, Barbados
+1 246-432-8356
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18:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Fri 12:00 - 15:00
Sun - Sat 18:00 - 23:00
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Kirkby Lonsdale
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162 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Returned after four years and even better than before. The new look was stunning as was the food and the service top qualify. After feel a bit ripped off for other restaurants in the area however this continues to live up to reputation as the best on the island.

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Thank Starbarr
Barbados
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Probably the best restaurant I have been to on this trip. The service was exceptional and the waiter "Omar" was a credit to his profession. The food was of the highest quality and presentation stunning. But this does come with the price tag to match.

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Thank Robert T
East Riding of Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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194 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited this week and lucky to obtain a booking a short notice.The restaurant is lovely, right on the beach front,with a great bar area serving super cocktails. I had the oysters to start with and the fish stew for main course, both were absolutely fantastic, the oysters being the best I have ever ltasted.Unfortunately the main course food for the... More 

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Thank Peter B
esher, surrey, UK
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147 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was by a mile the best meal we had in Barbados. The room is beautiful and the food to die for. Perhaps the waiting staff aren't the best but they are friendly.

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Thank jacki_dee
middlesex
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89 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is one of the top end restaurants so was expecting good things, the food was nice but not worth the money. The service however was great and could not be faulted.

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Thank dollyshols
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Oh Tides. Not been to Tides for several years as I felt it was living in the past but knowing it was revamped last year decided to give it a try again. Beautifully recreated the new Tides is lovely and the young staff are very friendly. The food is nice but overly rich and old fashioned. On my visit nicer... More 

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Thank Steve H
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This was my favorite restaurant in Barbados! Such a beautiful view and outstanding service! The lobster ravioli was fabulous!

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Thank FrancesVa
London, United Kingdom
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129 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Went to dinner on a Saturday evening and the place was packed. We started by having a couple of drinks in the bar, where they have some excellent cocktails, and then to dinner. What can one say apart from the food and drinks were excellent, as was the service and ambience. It is an expensive restaurant, but you usually get... More 

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Thank Taki P
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Just great place to eat and admire the view , service and food some of the best on the island Brilliant well worth a visit

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Thank Scalpay99
Port of Spain, Trinidad
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3 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

An amazing fine dining restaurant with breathtaking views, exceptional customer service and fabulous menu items! The wine list is extensive and meets the expectations of a discerning patron. All in all, dinner at Tides was a superior experience and certainly a highlight of my vacation!

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Thank Maryam R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 100
Cuisine
Caribbean, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Dinner
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
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Holetown, Barbados
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Barbados  >  Saint James Parish  >  Holetown
  • Phone Number: +1 246-432-8356

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