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Barros' Tropical Bistro

37 David Place, St Helier JE2 4TD
+44 1534 619911
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“skewers” (22 reviews)
“rice” (23 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Portuguese, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
37 David Place, St Helier JE2 4TD
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1 - 10 of 215 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went with two friends , coz we were missing Portuguese food :-) , did not disappoint . We had cod and espetada , Amazing , tastes Just like mums use to cook . Thank you guys We will be back

Thank Jose Joao S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Greta little restaurant with plenty of character, lovely food friendly staff, well worth a visit. My mum had fish and I had the Espetadas really delicious.

Thank ptf64
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Easy to miss, but do so at your own loss. Located near the Best Western hotel it is an absolute gem. friendly staff , good service and excellent food. We ate here twice in the five days we were on the island and I would...More

Thank Phil E
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Pleasant little place with friendly, helpful service and ENORMOUS portions. The espetadas were delicious and, overall, our meal was very good value for money. Very conveniently located if you happen to be staying in the Best Western Royal Hotel.

Thank CWW190763
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Great restaurant, staff are very friendly and provide a warm welcome. Espetadas were wonderfully cooked and dripping with garlic butter. Generous helpings of salad, chips and rice - impossible to finish. I enjoyed it so much I went a second time on my short trip...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent food, enormous portions. Very close by to Hampshire Hotel, no need to walk too far. Lovely Restaurant.

Thank rosdunham
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Loved this restaurant. Absolutely delicious Portuguese food, especially the "caldo verde" and the "espetada" with fried cubes of polenta, typical of Madeira Island. Thoroughly recommend Barros to anyone visiting St Helier.

Thank Ana Paula F
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Thought we would venture out as our first night and wanted to keep the hotel restaurant as a fall back. Very impressed with the food and service. The chicken and salt cod 'stews' were very good and we would have been happy to have one...More

Thank OldClanEllmes
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Recommended to us by a friend and did not disappoint. Had the chicken, beef and lamb espetada which was a great choice. Would definitely recommend.

Thank ColemanWood
Reviewed 3 March 2017

A very cosy restaurant, great service and sumptuous food the best Espetado I have had scallops & prawns, served with a delicious salad, rice , French fried. Good wine list

Thank Margaret R
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31 January 2017|
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Response from iangraham5 | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see a Children's menu and we visited 4 times in the evening and didn't see any children in. They were very friendly and helpful so I don't think it would be a problem if it was early evening.
29 June 2015|
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Response from Ozziebint | Reviewed this property |
No My Cos were shut
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 David Place, St Helier JE2 4TD
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Channel Islands  >  Jersey  >  St Helier
  • Phone Number: +44 1534 619911
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