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Island Plates

# 1 Town Square, Bldg, Speightstown, Barbados
+1 246-252-7793
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (124 reviews)
“brownie” (39 reviews)
“curry” (39 reviews)
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Caribbean, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
# 1 Town Square, Bldg, Speightstown, Barbados
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Reviewed yesterday

This small restaurant is owned,managed and run by two sisters. One cooks the other does front of house. An unusual position -in a car park! The tables were beautifully decorated. The service was impeccable. The food was divine.We will be back.

Thank scottish4455
Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited Island Plates for lunch and had one of the best meals we have experienced in any restaurant. We have dined there before on many occasions when we are on holiday in Barbados and each time the food and service excels the previous visit....More

Thank Owen H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great meal! My partner and I both have dietary issues. I am gluten and dairy free and he is gluten and nut free. They were able to accommodate and we had an excellent meal. Definitely recommend.

Thank Mister_Ira
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing time here. Excellent service, delicious food, real local dining experience. Definitely try the curry it was amazing! At the end of the meal both ladies made every effort to chat to us about Barbados and our experience so far which was...More

Thank Sue32958376
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love this little gem - delicious food prepared freshly - not the best view on the island but more than compensated by the atmosphere - being treated as a welcome family guest. Well worth a visit if you are in/near Speightstown at lunchtime.

Thank gauge1117
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped off for breakfast, my wife’s poached eggs were excellent. However I was disappointed with my omelet it was more like a crepe that an omelet only thinner and more expensive than the eggs. At BB$50 including 3 cups of coffee it’s not a...More

Thank MoretonBoy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Like everyone else , we wanted this place to be great , because the two ladies running the place are delightful However. Three of us dined here last night , we had the veg buns , which were lovely And the main couses , mild...More

3  Thank sandy m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my father have just returned from a 10 day vacation in Barbados and Island Plates is always on top of our "To Do" list. The welcome and service that both sisters, Marie and Pat, is exceptional and that's before you even start on...More

3  Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yet another holiday in Barbados and another visit to the excellent Island Plates run by sisters, Marie and Pat. Superb tasting food , free wifi and calm atmosphere. I had a wrap - curried chicken and banana pickle with salad and my mum had a...More

1  Thank Petitebird
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are regulars at Island Plates and are back visiting the island again. We love Pat's take out food, fish curry fantastic, stuffed fish and Caribbean veg just as good. Looking forward to our next meal on Friday night. A brilliant find that comes highly...More

2  Thank Cheryl M
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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
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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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