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Chris' Place Bar & Variety

Caribbean, Bar
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Rock Dundo, Barbados
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66 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well we had the ribs and chicken and it was superb sitting outside chatting drinking and eating. The ribs here are one of the best cooked to perfection. This is a little gem of a restaurant and not one you would find easily without knowing it is there or being told about it. Well run and service was good it... More 

Thank swifty46
High River
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

We return to Barbados every year and always leave a night open for Chris's place. Local, rustic and lots of fun!

Thank Patricia F
North Yorkshire, UK
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40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Our taxi driver recommended Chris's place to us for good local food and service in a very casual setting. Not somewhere you would drive by but close to the West coast (Gibbes) up Rock Dundo Road. The food was basic and very tasty, it's not a big place and you are advised you should phone and order Ribs the night... More 

Thank Radnet
Montreal, Canada
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597 reviews
334 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 284 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017

This place is basically frequented by locals. They have limited menu which is changes daily and repeats weekly. The food is extremely good and plentiful. We had the chicken and lamb chops. The sides were also excellent. The price is absolutely great. Not fancy but lots of fun.

Thank FuzzyBeaver
Seaton Carew, United Kingdom
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175 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016

A bit of basic research will reveal to potential customers that Chris' Bar is famous for its ribs. Go there to eat keeping that in mind and if its what you want, you will have a great time. We went there two Fridays on the run and it was superb both times. Chris is a great host (and salesman) with... More 

Thank Davedit
Manchester, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2016

This made a really pleasant change from the premium restaurants we had been visiting. Very easy to find, and with its own supermarket attached full of local stuff. Menu is a bit limited but very local and freshly prepared as you might expect. Resident DJ spices the atmosphere up on a Friday when we visited - garb a beer ,... More 

Thank Paul G
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

You come to Chris' Place because it's full of locals, all of whom are friendly and welcome visitors. Food is local, so don't expect fine dining but the local food is fine! Today, great cou-cou with blackened flying fish, also marinated chicken and cou-cou. Also excellent chilled draught Banks. I've been coming here since 2009 to enjoy local people food... More 

Thank EatWellDrinkWell1944
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Attended on a Friday - so much fun ! Danced and sang the night away in great company. Ate local cuisine and it was delicious - would I return - absolutely !!

Thank Yvette D
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Second time we have been for ribs here. The first time we did take out and the next we decided at the last minute to stay and eat there. The food was excellent both times with the meat falling off the bone and the hand cut fries are equally divine! Give it a try.

Thank MoniqueA74
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

Best ribs , great atmosphere and worth the drive to find . Owned by lovely people who look after you . A must place to visit .

Thank Jane S

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Restaurant Details

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Caribbean, Bar
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rock Dundo, Barbados
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Barbados  >  Saint James Parish
  • Phone Number: 246-422-5249

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