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Island Plates

# 1 Town Square, Bldg, Speightstown, Barbados
+1 246-252-7793
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (132 reviews)
“brownie” (39 reviews)
“curry” (42 reviews)
Caribbean, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
# 1 Town Square, Bldg, Speightstown, Barbados
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The ladies at Island Plates and full of Barbados welcome. The food is fantastic as is the service. One of the most relaxing evenings we have had on the Island. Pat is a wizard in the kitchen and Marie if superb at front of house....More

Thank David S
Reviewed 5 days ago

A lovely place run by 2 sisters, very friendly, good food, good prices! Went for coffee landed up eating lunchtime, as the food looked so good! Worth a try if you are in the area.

Thank Linda V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Operated by two sisters, this wonderful hideaway is definitely worth the stop. Call ahead and make a reservation if you can, there is limited seating and it’s a popular place. Delicious and fresh daily selections of fish, chicken, curry, wraps, salads and my favourite, fish...More

1  Thank M7049LJstephent
Reviewed 1 week ago

Warm and friendly. Always make a lovely latte. Good breakfasts and local food for lunch or dinner. A slightly hidden delight!!

Thank Diana R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Run by 2 sisters Pat and Marie. Pat is the chef. Open for breakfast and lunch. Open evenings only on Mondays and Thursdays. Great service by Marie and her team. The food is excellent and cannot recommend it highly enough. A visit is a must...More

Thank colinblue2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely food - we were there for breakfast and had gorgeous smoothies, breakfast burrito's, egg omelettes - they were really tasty and reasonably priced. Would definitely go back.

1  Thank Krysp123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked a table for evening meal. The service was great and the food each of us had was extreemly tasty and well presented. We had the chicken, the Marlin and the lamb curry - would recommend them all. We shared a couple of desserts, the...More

1  Thank Lovehol56
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In one way, I really don't want to add to the positive reviews. I don't want everyone to go there. I want Island Plates to stay just as it is - an understated, run down car-park corner run by two lovely sisters who appear to...More

5  Thank Pian
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked at 11am for a 1:30 lunch and only just secured a table for 2. When we arrived every other table was taken. We didn’t even read the menu as we were thrilled to hear the curry {the catch {marlin}, shrimp or chicken} was...More

1  Thank JulieHolidays22
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Delightful small restaurant with outstanding service and great local food. We arrived with friends who had visited before and were greeted like family. A very pleasant, shaded outdoor dining experience.

1  Thank tomschmidt2018
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Simon Y
5 December 2017|
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Response from Doyle-Schepens | Reviewed this property |
Please submit in English
21 June 2017|
Response from Patricia A | Property representative |
Hi, yes we are! sorry you missed us last year and we look forward to seeing you soon. 😊
13 November 2016|
Response from Patricia A | Property representative |
Hello, our curries vary in price from lunch to dinner so on average they can run $30 bbds. We do not have a separate children's menu but we make meals specially for children.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$28
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: # 1 Town Square, Bldg, Speightstown, Barbados
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Barbados  >  Saint Peter Parish  >  Speightstown
  • Phone Number: +1 246-252-7793
  • E-mail
Island Plates is a lovely Cafe in Town Square, Speightstown, St. Peter (The Mall is located opposite Jordan's Supermarket). It is run by local sisters Pat and Marie. Food is prepared to order and the cafe serves up fresh local juice, hearty salads, hot baguettes, good stuff for the sweet tooth and a variety of pastas, fish dishes, homemade curries and homemade quiches to name a few.Vegans, Vegetarians, Gluten-Free meals are offered here as well. You can do takeaways, sit in or sit on the outdoor decking. Whatever you decide, you will be greeted and served with a warm smile and attentive, friendly staff.Island Plates. Fresh Food. It's in the Delivery!
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