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Johnny Cool Jazz & Blues Beach Bar

Dover Beach | Below Dover Playing Field, Dover, Barbados
+1 246-428-5592
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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“lunch” (61 reviews)
“jerk pork” (12 reviews)
“rice” (14 reviews)
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Caribbean, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Dover Beach | Below Dover Playing Field, Dover, Barbados
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Reviewed yesterday

I am a local and I love Johnny Cool's. The food is excellent, the staff are pleasant and the music is easy on the ears. The food is very good and there is no harassment as Johnny Cool does not tolerate it. The review by...More

1  Thank BajishNonamegirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I should give minus 10 but it is not available in this system. The location is nice. My guests has I have an accommodation business.complain about and say dirty place. They say dirty glasses with lipstick from former guest. They also saw rats running some...More

Thank Gitta
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What you would expect on the beach - full bar/liquor and beer. Service is good even when busy. You can sit and watch drug dealer selling at the tree behind the life guards or just look out at the beach instead Happy times at the...More

Thank Greg C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for our evening meal. We were unable to get a table in the bar and so sat on a picnic table on the beach! The meals were really tasty- Jerk Pork with macaroni pie and vegetables and Ribs with Fries and salad. We...More

Thank EssexSizzle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went there for dinner on a Friday evening and the place was quiet ! The local food we selected was very good and the size of the servings were more than we could eat and this at a very competitive price ! The service...More

Thank belleretraite
Reviewed 20 March 2018

This is a 'rum shack' serving excellent local food and drink at reasonable prices. Very rustic with cockerels and hens roaming freely and situated right by the beach. Highly recommended to sample local cuisine, 'catch of the day' with rice was our favourite.

Thank s9mgr
Reviewed 16 March 2018

Drinks were expensive so we only went here once. The food looked delicious but we never ate here! Every Saturday night there is a band so music is great but I think they raise the price of their drinks as we ended up paying more...More

1  Thank Kelli M
Reviewed 13 March 2018

We visited a couple of times for lunch and drinks. Lunch was nice, chicken roti, but a long wait. We usually had a couple of the daiquiri specials, one afternoon my husband mistakenly asked the for special that had been offered the day before, now...More

Thank Flawsom3
Reviewed 6 March 2018

My dinner was great. A bit pricey. The talent wasn't playing jazz or blues but alternative rock/pop standards that night so I could've done without that. Staff is friendly. Not packed around sunset so I'd recommend going there then.

Thank mayj
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

We went for dinner which was great and the cocktails were excellent.... was served by a very nice waitress who seems to be very friendly.. which I must say has a lovely accent seems from another Caribbean island. Was told that it will be a...More

Thank aneesarahim
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dover Beach | Below Dover Playing Field, Dover, Barbados
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Barbados  >  Christ Church Parish  >  Dover
  • Phone Number: +1 246-428-5592
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