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The Cliff

Derricks | St. James, Barbados
+1 246-432-1922
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“veal chop” (36 reviews)
“scallops” (95 reviews)
“tasting menu” (33 reviews)
Closed
Hours
CUISINES
Caribbean, Seafood, International, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
££££
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Derricks | St. James, Barbados
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Always exceptional!
"The food and the service are always exceptional."
richardandjennie
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2. Best meal ever.
"We visited The Cliff last August and it was sublime."
lilykirkby
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3. Perfection!!
"flavours were spectacular, everything presented and cooked perfectly"
David J
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1 - 10 of 2,952 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife & I visited the restaurant in early Oct on a Thursday night. This was my 3rd time but why wife’s 1st. It never ceases to disappoint. Setting beautiful, food amazing & the staff friendly & attentive.

Thank david622014
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

We visited The Cliff last August and it was sublime. The service was incredibly attentive and the staff made you feel very comfortable. The view is the best I have ever seen from a restaurant, and at night it felt incredibly atmospheric. The food was...More

2  Thank lilykirkby
Richard A, The Cliff Team at The Cliff, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

lilykirby, We are thrilled you enjoyed your time with us. Your comfort and enjoyment are our 'rai·son d'ê·tre', and wee look forward to serving you upon your return.

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Cliff was a wonderful experience. Truly unique in ambiance. Food quality and service were impeccable. Although it is quite expensive, what i think sets it apart from the rest is that you feel like you're getting the very best from each person that works...More

Thank NickMaio613
Reviewed 6 days ago

Tremendous food, atmosphere and staff. My wife and I could not ask for more. Must try the shrimp ravioli and certainly the chicken. Both exquisite. The staff could not have been more attentive and informative. They even fed the fish for us.

Thank educator54
Reviewed 1 week ago

This going to look like a mean review but I've got mixed feelings, hence the "average in class" rating. First of all, beautiful building and aspect, plus very pleasant staff. Barbados is expensive to eat out if you like high end, so we came with...More

1  Thank Rachelle T
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a very special treat for myself and my husband on the last day of our honeymoon, it is a bit pricey but so glad we went everything was perfect the food the setting & the wonderful staff thank you x

Thank Viv535
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

How this place is not number 1 on trip adviser I don’t know. Every single thing about this restaurant (apart from the price) is so much better than any other restaurant I’ve ever visited. You get what you pay for. Location, food, drinks, staff etc...More

1  Thank rod_922
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You get what you pay for ‘simple ‘ Staff from the moment you arrive, food is spectacular and the setting is really beautiful, would recommend

Thank DeniseAnn42
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Cliff epitomises culinary eminence. The atmosphere is magical . . . stylish wall decor,. sizeable candlelit tables . .. located throughout a spacious patio overlooking the sea. The menus are inspirational, with innovative delectable masterpieces of presentation and content. The elaborate wine list contains...More

Thank borrum
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have dined here as a couple on 3 occasions and every time it has been out of this world. The setting is like nothing on Earth and the food is just as good. Yes its expensive, but you pay for a once in a...More

Thank DT_10London
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Emma E
7 March 2018|
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Response from Brit G | Reviewed this property |
Its $285bds per head for a 2 course meal without drinks. We came back this morning and ate at the cliff on Friday night, the bill was $800bds or $400us for 2 of us. The view is sensational but the food was sadly average.
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alis0njermey
23 January 2018|
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Response from SI08HAN | Reviewed this property |
Hi there! We went on the Saturday night at 7.30pm and we booked in advance to get a good table. We arrived late but they still let us have cocktails in the lounge area before we went to the table about 8.30pm. It’s a set 2... More
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Lisa F
15 January 2018|
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Response from Sue T | Reviewed this property |
A cab will take you and the restaurant will order a taxi for you it takes about 40 minutes to get to The Cliff pending on the traffic you go into Bridgtown and out the other side to The west coast. It is well worth at least... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$300
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Monday
18:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
18:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
18:30 - 00:00
Thursday
18:30 - 00:00
Friday
18:30 - 00:00
Saturday
18:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Derricks | St. James, Barbados
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Barbados  >  Saint James Parish
  • Phone Number: +1 246-432-1922
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Description
Open 6 days a week from December to May and June to November, Monday to Saturday. Office Hours 9 am to 5 pm.
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